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The Press Box For September 9

In the past two weeks I had the opportunity to witness some great high school sporting events. Everything from Cross Country to Football. It’s a little different this year at the games with attendence regulated, but it hasn’t stopped the athletes from putting on a show. Paden City ...

Valley Lumberjacks Out-Last Calhoun Red Devils, 33-26

Valley Lumberjack ‘Jack of All Trades Gavin Streets started where he left off from the 2019 football season and scrambled for 213-yards on 14-carries, while scoring 3-TDs to lead the Lumberjacks to a 33-26 win over Calhoun to open the 2020 season at Tom West Stadium Saturday afternoon. It ...

Wildcats Drop Season Opener To Federal Hocking

Paden City made the long trip to Federal Hocking on Friday night September 4, to open it’s football season in hopes of getting a big win on the road. The home standing Lancers however had other ideas and sent the Wildcats home on the short end of a 50-22 final score. Paden City kept the ...

Costly Turnovers Cost River Pilots, 28-14 Loss

The River Pilots came into Big Red Stadium Saturday afternoon ready to start the season off in the right direction, and it started off with a bang. The Pilots took the opening kick, but just as quickly booted the ball back to their hosts at the Pilots 27-yard line. However, Bellaire gave it ...

Parker Leads Blue Eagles In Opener

The Magnolia Blue Eagles senior Alex Parker was on his game as he shot a even par 36 to claim medalist in the Blue Eagles first golf match of the season. St Clairsville won the 6-team field with a solid 168, while Monroe Central tallied 174-points for second place. Tyler Consolidated’s ...

The Press Box For September 2

Well what we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived. The 2020 fall high school sports season is underway with Volleyball season kicking off tonight, and local football teams taking the field for their first game of the season on Friday. High School golf has been underway for a week and a ...

Athletes of the Week

This weeks Athletes of the Week is Magnolia senior golfer Alex Parker and the River Pilots football player Michael Johnson. Parker shot an even par 36, and was the medalist in their first home match Aug. 27 at the Riverside Golf Course in Sardis. Johnson scored a pair of touchdowns in the ...

The Press Box for August 19

I sure hope we get to play football this year. I took a drive to look at all the facilities and they sure look nice. A lot of hard work goes into getting a field ready for weekly games. A lot of volunteer work!I got to thinking about what it takes to put on a high school football game, and it ...

Mull Stepping Down As Hilltopper Head Coach

WEST LIBERTY, W.Va. - Kayla Mull, the winningest volleyball coach in West Liberty University history, announced Thursday that she is stepping down after a highly-successful run on the hilltop.Mull executed an impressive turnaround after taking over a struggling Hilltopper program in 2012 and ...