West Virginia North-South football facts and figures

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North-South Football Game. The North’s Anthony Bonamico (14), with blocking from Kendell Smith (12), escapes the grasp of the South’s Nathan Miller during the 2014 North-South football game at University of Charleston Stadium.

Compiled by Don Harmon,

North-South football historian

Total players from each school

Through 2016

116 — Parkersburg

94 — Morgantown

85 — Woodrow Wilson

66 — South Charleston

65 — Bridgeport

62 — Fairmont Senior

60 — George Washington, Martinsburg

59 — Charleston

58 — Huntington

54 — East Bank

53 — Grafton

52 — St. Albans

51 — Bluefield

50 — Capital

49 — Princeton

46 — Stonewall Jackson

45 — Wheeling Park

43 — Logan, North Marion, Oak Hill, Parkersburg South

42 — Ripley

41 — Brooke, Elkins, Nitro

39 — Greenbrier East

37 — Barboursville

36 — Cabell Midland

35 — Fairmont East, Point Pleasant

34 — Keyser

33 — DuPont, Hurricane, Magnolia, Mount View

31 — Huntington East

30 — Clarksburg Washington-Irving, Wayne

Other Southern W.Va. schools

21 — Winfield

19 — Scott

9 — Buffalo

North-South relatives Brothers

Vernon Barnes, Parkersburg (1938); Walter Barnes, Parkersburg (1939)

Gary Barnette, South Harrison (1995); Mike Barnette, South Harrison (1996)

John Brown, Winfield (1988); Craig Brown, Winfield (1989)

Bart Batten, St. Albans (1976); Brad Batten, St. Albans (1976)

John Chappell, Woodrow Wilson (1983); Tony Chappell, Woodrow Wilson (1984)

Jason Cicenas, Huntington (1989); Ryan Cicenas, Huntington (1991)

Kyle Cooper, Hurricane (2009); Cameron Cooper, Hurricane (2010); Zach Cooper, Hurricane (2013); Lucas Cooper (2017)

Jon Culbertson, Nitro (2006); Josh Culbertson, Nitro (2006)

Phillip Culicerto, Woodrow Wilson (1982); Robert Culicerto, Woodrow Wilson (1985)

Walter Easley, Stonewall Jackson (1976); Joe Easley, Stonewall Jackson (1977)

Clay Ellis, Mingo Central (2013); Cole Ellis, Mingo Central (2013)

Doug Fruner, Magnolia (1987); Matt Fruner, Magnolia (1991)

Tim Hartwell, George Washington (1989); Todd Hartwell, George Washington (1991)

Rick Hill, Fairmont East (1985); Robb Hill, Fairmont East (1987)

Wayne Jackson, Man (1981); Glenn Jackson, Man (1983)

Stacy Johnson, Greenbrier East (1984); David Johnson, Greenbrier East (1986)

Mark Johnson, Ripley (1988); Brian Johnson, Ripley (1993); Justin Johnson, Ripley (1999)

Chris Kerr, Bridgeport (1997); Kenny Kerr, Bridgeport (2007)

Donn Layhew, Grafton (1983); Todd Layhew, Grafton (1985)

Brian Massey, East Bank (1981); Chris Massey, East Bank (1997)

Mookie Mayer, Robert C. Byrd (2001); J.D. Mayer, Robert C. Byrd (2006)

Roddy Mote, St. Marys (1984); Leslie Mote, St. Marys (1989); Jodi Mote, St. Marys (1992)

Jason Nicewarner, Bridgeport (1996); Ryan Nicewarner, Bridgeport (2000); Josh Nicewarner, Bridgeport (2001)

Dave Phillips, Parkersburg (1977); Larry Phillips, Parkersburg (1978); Mike Phillips, Parkersburg (1982); Rick Phillips, Parkersburg (1984)

Nic Porta, Herbert Hoover (1999); Chris Porta, Herbert Hoover (2001)

Johnny Robinson, East Bank (1984); Robbie Robinson, East Bank (1993)

Steve Rodriguez, North Marion (1980); Rich Rodriguez, North Marion (1981)

Doug Shilot, Buffalo Wayne (1990); Mike Shilot, Buffalo Wayne (1993)

Hugh Smalls, Bluefield (1985); Eric Smalls, Bluefield (1993)

Craig Smith, St. Albans (1987); Matt Smith, St. Albans (1992)

Tommy Spurlock, South Charleston (2006), Deion Spurlock, South Charleston (2008); Tevin Spurlock, South Charleston (2010)

Luther Toney, George Washington (2013); Nathan Toney, George Washington (2016)

Kelly Vaughan, Greenbrier West (1984); Chris Vaughan, Greenbrier West (1992); Steve Vaughan, Greenbrier West (1992)

Calvin Wallace, Valley Fayette (1993); William Wallace, Valley Fayette (1997)

Jeremy Wingrove, Parkersburg South (1992); Ryan Wingrove, Parkersburg South (1997)

Fathers/sons

Mike Byus, Scott (1979); Kris Byus, Scott (1999)

Mark Deligatti, Fairmont Senior (1980); Vincent Deligatti, Fairmont Senior (2014)

Steve Edwards, St. Albans (1952); Steve Edwards, George Washington (1978)

Barry Karnes, Princeton (1981); Colt Karnes, Princeton (2010)

Jim Lazear, Brooke (1983); Ryan Lazear, Brooke (2011)

Geno Manzo, Parkersburg (1948); Dave Manzo, Parkersburg (1977)

Paul Miller, Parkersburg (1950); Curt Miller, Parkersburg (1980)

Timbo Roberts, Point Pleasant (1978); Nathan Roberts, Point Pleasant (2010)

Grandfathers/grandsons

John Kersey, Bluefield (1954); Nelson Kersey, Bluefield (1983)

Dan Williams, DuPont (1951); Mike Williams, DuPont (1977); Michael Williams, Nitro (2006)

Note

There are 37 more groups of possible relatives to play in the game that North-South officials have not been able to confirm. Contact them at nsfootballwv@gmail.com if you have further information. The names and schools are:

James/Kyle Allard, Fairmont Senior; Clinton/Bernard Allman, Parkersburg; Junior/Tam Anderson, Mount Hope; Jesse/Daris Bandy, Woodrow Wilson; William/Todd Bolyard, Grafton; Keith/Tom Brautigan, John Marshall; Brian/Todd/Eric Brown, Martinsburg; Larry/Gary Canterbury, Oak Hill; Dan/Greg Higgins, Charleston/Stonewall Jackson; George/Wendell Hott, Moorefield; Frank/Stanley Huffman, Woodrow Wilson; William/Jack King, Weir; Richard/Shannon King, Huntington; Teddy/Tony Lambrow, Clarksburg Victory; Stanley/Walter Lassak, Gary; Bill/John Mays, Ceredo-Kenova; Mike/Jody McKown, Fayetteville; Danny/Matt Menas, Fairview; Curt/Harry Miller, Madison; Richard/Tony Morrison, Parkersburg; John/Robert Murphy, Bridgeport; Francis/John/Robert Newbrough, Clarksburg Victory; Paul/Eugene Niday, Huntington East; Stoner/Bob Parsons, Stonewall Jackson; Roy/Howard Pritchard, Mullens; Markey/Harold/Bob Smith, Parkersburg; Frank/John Spadafore, Shinnston; Ogden/Jerry Thomas, Huntington East; Orville/Russ Thomas, Charleston; Tommy/George Thompson, Huntington East; Charles/Bill Underdonk, Moundsville; Jimmy/Earl Walthall, Princeton; Bill/David Wells, Stonewall Jackson; Dave/Joe White, Lewis County; Jimmy/Fred/Wes White, Logan; Danny/Denny Williams, Follansbee; Chasey/Willie Wilson, Huntington East; George/Roy Wolfe, Huntington

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