Rick RyanPreps Sports Reporter

Rick Ryan is a native of Wheeling, W.Va., and attended Wheeling Central High School. He has bachelor's degrees in English and journalism. He began working at the Gazette in May 1994.

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Recent Articles and Columns

Hurricane grabs regional baseball series opener against Ripley
4 Kanawha Valley teams still alive in prep baseball regionals
Winfield girls, boys sweep Class AA state track championships
Winfield, Bridgeport girls headed toward close finish at AA state track
St. Joseph forces deciding sectional baseball game vs. Buffalo
Youth expected to shine at state track meet
Herbert Hoover baseball rallies past Nicholas County in sectional
St. Albans baseball slips past GW for sectional crown
Persistent rain puts damper on many prep baseball sectionals
St. Albans tops George Washington, stays alive in baseball sectional
Prep baseball: Williams’ HR sparks Buffalo past St. Joseph
Garrett Gress pitches Hurricane past Cabell Midland 8-0 in AAA baseball sectional
Timely hitting sparks Sissonville to sectional baseball win
Ben Arthur, George Washington hold off South Charleston 6-2 in baseball sectional
All’s well for GW’s Wells in baseball, football
New-look prep baseball postseason debuts Monday
Rick Ryan: How much pitching is enough for prep baseball sectionals?
Believe it or not, Ripley’s No. 1 in AAA girls track
Logan baseball’s father-son coach team makes smooth transition
Hurricane beats Cabell Midland for MSAC baseball title
GW outlasts Capital in MSAC baseball consolation game
Hurricane, Cabell Midland move on to MSAC baseball title game
George Washington baseball’s Blackwell an intriguing prospect
Gazette-Mail Relays notebook: Winfield’s Carly Hinkle caps busy week with high jump title
Gazette-Mail Relays: Winfield girls take AA title; boys 2nd