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WVU, Georgia Southern want QBs with mobility
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WVU, Georgia Southern want QBs with mobility

MORGANTOWN ­­— Skyler Howard will start at quarterback for West Virginia in its season opener Saturday night. There was a time not long ago when the 6-foot Howard wouldn’t have been coach Dana...

Roundup: Ripley routs Cabell Midland 10-3 in boys soccer

Logan McKinney scored three goals and assisted on three more in leading Ripley to an easy 10-3 win over Cabell Midland in boys high school soccer Tuesday.

Sam Pierson also had three goals for the Vikings (3-2-0) while Remy Boyce contributed two...

Joe’s walk-off leads Power to 3-2 win over Lexington

The playoff-bound West Virginia Power may prove itself even more on the rare nights the team isn’t on top of its game, especially when it is able to win anyway.

Such was the case on Tuesday when a late costly error and a blown save were...

Prep soccer: Winfield girls blank George Washington 2-0
Prep soccer: Winfield girls blank George Washington 2-0

In a match between two of the state’s preeminent girls soccer programs, Winfield showed yet again why it is the team all others have been chasing in recent seasons.

The Generals, winners of the last three Class AAA state championships,...

Prep soccer: George Washington boys improve to 6-0
Prep soccer: George Washington boys improve to 6-0

If at first you don’t succeed, try and try again.

That motto proved true for George Washington as the Patriots peppered the Winfield defense with 21 shots and pounded their way to 4-1 victory Tuesday night at Andrew Jordon Field at Trace ...

WVU, Georgia Southern want QBs with mobility
WVU, Georgia Southern want QBs with mobility

MORGANTOWN ­­— Skyler Howard will start at quarterback for West Virginia in its season opener Saturday night. There was a time not long ago when the 6-foot Howard wouldn’t have been coach Dana...

Juco transfer linebacker Tyler makes quick (urgent) impression on Herd

HUNTINGTON — For junior-college transfers, the rules are different.

They’ve played two seasons of college football, and the level of talent is stout. In states such as Iowa, Mississippi and Kansas, they ...

Mitch Vingle column: It’s go time for the Big 12

MORGANTOWN — On Tuesday, West Virginia had its game week press conference.

That’s because, finally, it’s game week.

And for the Big 12, it’s go time.

Time to go and win....

WVU notebook: Enough talk, Holgorsen’s ready for game time

MORGANTOWN — The best thing to happen to Dana Holgorsen Tuesday actually happened Monday. The West Virginia coach started the first game week of the season by publishing a depth chart online. A day later, that gave...

Marshall notebook: As expected, Purdue has size advantage over Herd

HUNTINGTON — Even if it is 4-20 over the last two seasons, Purdue is a Big Ten team, and two adjectives come to mind in the Marshall camp.

Big. Physical.

When the Thundering Herd opens its season against ...

MEC notebook: Shepherd optimistic about contending for crown

Not everyone who voted in the Mountain East Conference preseason football poll was ready to anoint Concord, the defending MEC champ and Division II national semifinalist, the choice to take home the 2015 crown.

One of the league’s coaches ...

Names in the games: Dick Whitman; Power’s Garcia, Suchy honored

Whitman to be honored in DuPont ceremony

The athletic facilities at DuPont Middle School will be renamed the Dick Whitman Athletic Complex in a ceremony slated for 6 p.m. Thursday at the school. DuPont will host Stonewall Jackson in the...

Marshall's Johnson drops extra pounds in offseason
Marshall's Johnson drops extra pounds in offseason
Marshall star Devon “Rockhead” Johnson is, well, a few double quarter-pounders lighter.

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WVU

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Marshall University

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Marshall's Johnson drops extra pounds in offseason
Doug Smock: Purdue assistant once left mark on Herd stadium
Marshall moves forward with Birdsong as new QB

Prep Sports

Prep soccer: George Washington boys improve to 6-0
Prep soccer: Winfield girls blank George Washington 2-0
Charleston Catholic boys top Huntington
Capital, South Charleston set to go another round
Prep football notebook: Balanced approach pays off for GW

Columnists

Mitch Vingle: The game within WVU’s opening game
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Chuck McGill: New staff, higher bar as season kicks off
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