Roundup: Power game suspended, completion and regular game today
The West Virginia Power's five-game losing streak will last at least another day after rain came Saturday night at Appalachian Power Park and suspended the game against Lexington in the bottom of the fifth inning with the Legends leading 3-1.
The Power (8-8) took the lead in the third inning when Walker Gourley singled and later scored on a Dilson Herrera ground ball. Lexington answered with a run in the fourth and two in the top of the fifth to take the lead before the game was suspended with two outs in the bottom of the inning.
Saturday's game will be resumed at 1 p.m. today, and regularly scheduled game that follows will be a seven-inning contest.
CHAOS SOCCER: The Carolina Dynamo tallied a pair of goals in a two-minute span in the first half and went on to blank the West Virginia Chaos 3-0 Saturday at Smith Athletic Complex.
Sebastien Ibeagha, a rising senior at Duke University, put the Dynamo (6-1-2) out in front with a goal in the 32nd minute. Hakan Ilhan found the back of the net a minute later and Mamadee Nyepon finished the scoring for Carolina with a goal in the 89th minute.
The Chaos (5-6-2) sit in second place in the South Atlantic Division of the Premier Development League's Eastern Conference and will close out its regular season against Carolina at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Schoenbaum Stadium in Charleston.
WVU FAN CLUB: The Kanawha Valley West Virginia University Fan Club will hold a meeting at Harding's Restaurant off Interstate 79, Exit 1 in Mink Shoals at 7 p.m. Thursday. Mountaineers offensive line coach Ron Cook will be the guest speaker.