WVU men open road trip at Oklahoma St.

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MORGANTOWN — Two games could erase the last month of struggles for West Virginia men’s basketball. Well, it may not be that simple, but when the Mountaineers open a two-game road trip on Saturday, they could at least propel themselves back into the national conversation. Currently ...

Late Big Red run seals victory

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CADIZ — Huddled up with her team after three quarters with the score deadlocked, Big Red coach Angie Forte told her girls that they simply had to want it more than Harrison Central in the last eight minutes. They responded, making enough key plays down the stretch to edge the hosts, 45-42, ...

Weir High girls suffer loss to John Marshall

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MOUNDSVILLE — John Marshall bounced back from a couple of losses this week to pick up a win against Weir in what was the Monarchs’ final home game of the season Thursday. Fittingly, John Marshall’s three seniors, Landyn Helms, Catherine Hunnell and Lauren Tekely, looked like the best ...

Scott’s 1st half outburst leads Creek to win over Brooke

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WINTERSVILLE — McKenna Scott gave fans plenty of reason to say ‘Great Scott!’ on Thursday night. The Indian Creek freshman sensation outscored Brooke in the first half, and the point guard led the way as the Redskins exacted revenge against the Bruins with a 58-40 victory Thursday ...

Barnesville rocks Panthers on night of milestones

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BARNESVILLE — The Barnesville basketball team treated its large turnout of fans to a little bit of everything on Thursday. The evening started with an impressive tribute to military personnel, included two personal milestones and was capped with a 73-38 route of invading Buckeye Local. ...

Alatis’ monster night leads Madonna to first win

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WEIRTON — Vanessa Alatis made her senior night one to remember. The Blue Dons senior netted 39 points, one shy of a school record that was set in the 1980s, to lead Madonna to its first win of the season, 51-37, over visiting Paden City inside the Bill Barrett Gymnasium Thursday night. ...