Winfield junior Jayne Lawman has verbally committed to Marshall to play women's soccer, according to Generals coach Marshall Hoff on Sunday.Lawman was a Class AAA all-state first-team selection by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association after leading Winfield to the state championship last year.She scored 20 goals as a freshman, 31 as a sophomore and 17 so far this season for a career total of 68. nn
WVU SOCCER: Senior forward Frances Silva scored a goal and added three assists as the West Virginia women downed Wright State 4-1 Sunday in Morgantown.Silva became just the sixth player in program history to record three assists in a single match. Freshman defender Carly Black, sophomore midfielder Amanda Hill and junior forward Kate Schwindel scored one goal apiece for the No. 21 Mountaineers (6-2-2).Colin McAtee netted a goal from 20 yards out to send Michigan past WVU 2-1 in overtime of a men's soccer matchup Saturday in Morgantown. Mountaineers sophomore Majed Osman scored with 17 seconds left to send the match into OT.nn
MU SOCCER: Myka DeMarco scored a goal to lead Marshall past defending Mid-American Conference champion Miami (Ohio) 1-0 Sunday afternoon in a women's soccer matchup in Huntington. Junior keeper Lizzie Kish made three saves for the Thundering Herd (5-2-1) for her fifth shutout.Nick Edginton headed in a goal off a cross from junior Jahvon Allison in the 78th minute as the Herd (2-4-2) salvaged a 1-1 draw with Northern Kentucky (3-2-3) in double overtime Sunday in Huntington.nn
WVU VOLLEYBALL: West Virginia University defeated the University of Maryland Baltimore County 25-19, 18-25, 25-21, 25-20 Sunday afternoon to win the Gold and Blue Player's Challenge in Morgantown.Sophomore setter Brittany Sample was named the MVP for the Mountaineers (13-1) while sophomore outside hitter Nikki Attea and sophomore libero Anna Panagiotakopoulos were all-tournament selections.