University of Charleston sweeps softball doubleheader vs. West Virginia State

University of Charleston sweeps softball doubleheader vs. West Virginia State

The University of Charleston was able to work out of a jam before coming up big the next time it stepped up to the plate as the Golden Eagles swept West Virginia State in a Mountain East Conference softball doubleheader Wednesday.

Roundup: WVSU softball sweeps Glenville State

Roundup: WVSU softball sweeps Glenville State

The West Virginia State softball team swept a doubleheader from Glenville State 3-0 and 2-1 Monday in Institute.

Charleston men’s tennis falls to W. Va. Wesleyan in MEC finals

Charleston men’s tennis falls to W. Va. Wesleyan in MEC finals

The University of Charleston men’s tennis team’s run to a Mountain East Conference tournament championship fell one win short Sunday. The Golden Eagles watched an early lead slip away to West Virginia Wesleyan, falling 5-3 in Huntington....

West Virginia State football emphasizing pride in program

West Virginia State football emphasizing pride in program

In the few months since John Pennington has been the head coach of the West Virginia State football team, the program has put an emphasis through the offseason on developing a level of pride in the school for which they’re suiting up.

Derek Redd: Charleston’s grip on MEC basketball tournament challenged

Derek Redd: Charleston’s grip on MEC basketball tournament challenged

Could a staple of Charleston sports for nearly six decades actually pull up stakes and move west?

Gold beats Maroon to cap productive spring for UC football

Gold beats Maroon to cap productive spring for UC football

Almost a month to the day after it first took the field to kick off preparations for the 2017 season, the University of Charleston wrapped up a successful stretch of practices with its annual spring game on Thursday night.

West Virginia cities to host 2019 NCAA championship events

West Virginia cities to host 2019 NCAA championship events

The state of West Virginia will play host to a pair of NCAA national championship events in 2019.

Charleston, Huntington bid to host MEC basketball tournaments

Charleston, Huntington bid to host MEC basketball tournaments

Following the conclusion of March’s men’s and women’s basketball tournaments at the Charleston Civic Center, the Mountain East Conference event became a free agent, going out to bid to cities interested in throwing their hats into ...

Roundup: Charleston baseball falls to Alderson Broaddus

Roundup: Charleston baseball falls to Alderson Broaddus

Freshman pitcher J.J. Espy pitched seven scoreless innings to lead the Alderson Broaddus baseball team to a 6-1 win over the University of Charleston Monday evening at Triana Field.

Charleston softball getting help from talented freshmen

Charleston softball getting help from talented freshmen

It might come as a surprise to some people that Kim Stiles expected this year’s University of Charleston softball team to go through some growing pains.

UC baseball sweeps Glenville State

UC baseball sweeps Glenville State

The University of Charleston baseball team swept a doubleheader against Glenville State, winning 4-1 and 7-5 Friday in Charleston.

D’Andre Brooks steps into Charleston football leadership role

D’Andre Brooks steps into Charleston football leadership role

Many coaches subscribe to the idea that the offseason is where players are made.

Coordinator George Shehl goes to work with WVSU defense

Coordinator George Shehl goes to work with WVSU defense

As far as new West Virginia State defensive coordinator George Shehl is concerned, the most important things on the road to a good defense are trust between a coach and his players as well as a winning mindset.

WVSU baseball player Justin Graham stays strong in fight against leukemia

WVSU baseball player Justin Graham stays strong in fight against leukemia

Justin Graham knew he was sick.

He was sluggish, his body ached and every day he grew more and more certain that he was coming down with either strep throat or mono.

Roundup: WVU’s Grove near-perfect in Mountaineer baseball win

Roundup: WVU’s Grove near-perfect in Mountaineer baseball win

Starter Michael Grove tossed 7 2/3 perfect innings as the West Virginia University baseball team blanked Kansas 8-0 Saturday at Monongalia County Ballpark in Morgantown. Grove allowed his only hit in the top of the eighth before being relieved...

Leadership starts up front for Charleston football defense

Leadership starts up front for Charleston football defense

When a team is rebounding from a tough season, it’s nice to start by building around a handful of talented leaders the rest of the group can look up to and lean on for help.

Experience on offense could give WVSU football a boost

Experience on offense could give WVSU football a boost

A few seasons ago, the West Virginia State football team was among the worst offenses in the Mountain East Conference.

Mitch Vingle: Great expectations for new Fairmont State, West Liberty basketball coaches

Mitch Vingle: Great expectations for new Fairmont State, West Liberty basketball coaches

Some new coaches have big shoes to fill.

And then there’s Fairmont State University’s Joe Mazzulla and West Liberty’s Ben Howlett.

Steady pitching staff anchoring early success for University of Charleston baseball

Steady pitching staff anchoring early success for University of Charleston baseball

One of the biggest question marks surrounding the Charleston baseball team heading into this season focused around the pitching staff.

Spring practice sessions crucial for Charleston football

Spring practice sessions crucial for Charleston football

Spring practice isn’t one of the most glamorous times of the year for college football teams.

WVSU football opens new era with spring practice

WVSU football opens new era with spring practice

West Virginia State’s football team opened a new era in the program’s history this week with the start of spring practice.

Charleston softball sweeps WVSU to extend win streak

Charleston softball sweeps WVSU to extend win streak

The University of Charleston softball team was able to continue its recent hot streak on Wednesday, sweeping West Virginia State to improve its winning streak to nine consecutive games.

Roundup: WVSU baseball loses at Ohio Valley

Roundup: WVSU baseball loses at Ohio Valley

Despite jumping out to a 3-0 lead after an inning, West Virginia State fell to Ohio Valley 8-6 in college baseball Wednesday in Vienna.

West Liberty names assistant Ben Howlett its new men’s basketball coach

West Liberty names assistant Ben Howlett its new men’s basketball coach

West Liberty University stayed within its own coaching staff to find its newest men’s basketball coach.