Cosper Selected First Team All-State
The area’s 2016 Class A high school baseball all-state team, as voted on by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association, includes the Tyler Consolidated Knights’ Jordan Baker. He was selected as a utility player on the second-team, while Tyler Anderson and Derrick Blain, Magnolia; Luke Cooper and Hayden Hizer, Paden City; Colby Bucher, Valley Wetzel; and Colby Lash, Tyler Consolidated were selected Special Honorable Mention.
In the 2016 Class A softball all-state team, as voted on by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association, Taylor Cosper of Paden City was selected first team as an infielder, while Madison West and Vanessa Templeton from Tyler Consolidated were selected as utility players on the Second Team. Earning Special Honorable Mention was the Wildcats Aubrey Neff.