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Park Girls Headed Back to Charleston

WHEELING — Wheeling Park is headed back to Charleston.There is an old saying that “it is hard to beat a team three times in one season” and that definitely held true Tuesday night at the Palace on the Hill. But Wheeling Park showed its toughness in the fourth quarter, hit big shots, ...

Cameron Rallies Past Madonna

PADEN CITY — While it is still three days away, Cameron and Madonna’s West Virginia Class A Region One, Section battle had March written all over it. And it was almost a perfect way to kickoff postseason play for the Dragons. The Dragons overcame adversity in the first half, fought back ...

Shamrocks Quiet Big Reds

BARNESVILLE — Matt Johnson could sense it coming. And then after just a few minutes of Tuesday’s Division III sectional tournament opener against Bellaire, the Barnesville coach’s fear had become a reality. His Shamrocks — just a game removed from winning the school’s first OVAC ...

WVU Upsets TCU in 3 Overtimes

MORGANTOWN — TCU’s Jamie Dixon and his team came to Morgantown needing to take care of business. The Horned Frogs failed, falling to West Virginia 104-96 in a triple-overtime thriller behind standout performances from Derek Culver and Jordan McCabe on Tuesday night to soften their ...

Moundsville’s Harler Tallies 13 in Victory

MORGANTOWN — Just about anyone associated with West Virginia basketball this season understands the adversity this team has faced. Former Wheeling Central standout Chase Harler knows this team is not about to give up. Facing a six-game losing streak, the Mountaineers played host to TCU ...

Cameron Girls Capture 7th Grade Title

Photo Provided Cameron Middle School’s 7th grade girls basketball squad recently captured the PAC-8 championship. Pictured, front from left, are Emilee Dobbs, Kenzie Clutter, Cory Howard, Sara Bush, Madison Bowman and Katie Van Tassell. Back, are Coach Stephanie Dobbs, Ashlee Dobbs, Megan ...

Monarchs Fall Short of State Tournament

MORGANTOWN — Despite Shay Straughn scoring a team-high 22 points in her return from injury, John Marshall saw its season come to an end with a 69-44 loss to University in a West Virginia Class AAA Regional Co-Final. The Hawks (20-5) advance to the state tournament for the first time since ...

Nailers Bust Up Beast, 6-2

BRAMPTON, ON — The Wheeling Nailers made the grade on Tuesday morning, as they put forth an outstanding effort, taking down the Brampton Beast, 6-2 at CAA Centre. Thirteen different players recorded at least one point in the victory, including Brad Drobot, whose first career ECHL goal was ...

Pens Upend Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jared McCann scored twice, Matt Murray made 21 saves and Pittsburgh beat Columbus, 5-2 on Tuesday. Jake Guentzel, Evgeni Malkin and Sidney Crosby also scored for Pittsburgh, which snapped a two-game skid. Oliver Bjorkstrand and Cam Atkinson scored, and Sergei ...

Pirates Suffer First Loss of Spring Training

Eddie Rosario doubled and singled for Minnesota. Tyler Duffy started and struck out three in two hitless innings as the Twins handed the Pirates their first loss of the season, 6-5. Patrick Kivlehan homered and singled for Pittsburgh. FROM AROUND THE GRAPEFRUIT AND CACTUS LEAGUES INDIANS ...

Rockies Re-sign Arenado

DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado likes where he’s at and the direction the Colorado Rockies are headed. So he’s staying put. For possibly a long, long time. And for a chance to finish what this team has been brewing. The All-Star third baseman and Rockies agreed to an eight-year contract ...

Knicks Bench Crushes Magic in 108-103 Victory

NEW YORK (AP) — Emmanuel Mudiay, Mitchell Robinson and the rest of the New York Knicks’ backups outscored the Orlando Magic’s reserves by a whopping 75-7 in a 108-103 win on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. Mudiay finished with 19 points and Robinson added 17 to help the Knicks ...

Magnolia’s Pilant Displaying Grand Totals

NEW MARTINSVILLE — Magnolia junior Kyndra Pilant began her high school basketball career with one goal in mind. “I think back to my freshman year and my ultimate goal was to get 1,000 rebounds,” Pilant said. “1,000 points wasn’t even in my mind.” A short three years later and ...

WVU to Host TCU Tonight

MORGANTOWN — Finding a starting five when West Virginia’s opening day starting lineup included the names of Beetle Bolden, Sagaba Konate, Esa Ahmad and Wesley Harris has been a task for veteran coach Bob Huggins and his staff. Bolden and Konate hace missed multiple games while recovering ...

Penguins Add Wideman, Gudbranson at Deadline

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins gave their beat-up blue line a needed shot of depth on Monday, acquiring Chris Wideman from Florida and Erik Gudbranson from Vancouver. Pittsburgh, which sat on the outside of the Eastern Conference playoff picture at the trade deadline, sent forward ...

Authorities: Kraft Visited Parlor for Sex on Day Of AFC Championship

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft visited a Florida massage parlor for sex acts the night before and the morning of last month’s AFC Championship Game, authorities said Monday in documents charging him with two misdemeanor counts of soliciting ...

Browns Re-Sign Tackle Greg Robinson After Strong Season

CLEVELAND (AP) — Greg Robinson resurrected his career and resolved a major problem for the Browns last season. He’ll try for an encore. Robinson, a former high draft pick whose days in the NFL once seemed about over, re-signed with Cleveland on Monday for next season. The No. 2 ...

Panthers Secure 7th Grade Title

The Buckeye Local 7th grade girls basketball team won the Buckeye Mountaineer Conference earlier this month with a victory over Steubenville Catholic. The team consists of, front row, from left, Maggie Sabo, Pamela Kandrach, Jemani Harton, Samantha Ankrom and Olivia Kovalski. Back row, ...