The New Martinsville School 8th Grade Boys' Basketball Team finished its season by winning the St. Clairsville tournament with victories over Bridgeport, Martins Ferry, and Union Local to clinch the tournament title .
The boys finished their season undefeated, going 16-0. They defeated Tyler, River, Moundsville, Steubenville, Martins Ferry, Bridgeport, Shortline, Union Local, Wheeling Middle, Woodsfield, and Athens.
The Blue Eagles also are very impressive in the classroom. Several players are consistently found on the principal's list as well as the honor roll. Members of the basketball team represented the school in Math Field Day, the WV Regional Quiz Bowl, and are on the student council. The Eagles are coached by Justin Cochran and Assistant Coach Nathan West.
The undefeated NMS?eighth grade team completed its 2011-12 season are pictured in the front row from left are Derrick Blain, Preston Boswell, Tyler Anderson, Zachary Haught, and Matthew Durig. Back row: Chase Miller, Mitchell Winters, Kyle Ritz, Todd Lemasters, Dylan Jackson, Brandon Mason, Jarod Kacor, and Head Coach Justin Cochran