Logan Banner- RSS SPORTS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:43:52 EST 1800 Lady Cats featured in King Coal Classic http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150636460/Lady-Cats-featured-in-King-Coal-Classic The schedule is set for the annual King Coal Classic basketball tournament at Logan High School's Willie Akers Arena.This season, the King Coal Classic will be spread over three days — Jan. 10, Jan. 30 and Jan. 31. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:59:11 EST Access bowl date could be Peachy for Herd, C-USA http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150648090/Access-bowl-date-could-be-Peachy-for-Herd-C-USA By Jack BogaczykHerdzone.comHUNTINGTON — Everybody in Conference USA is rooting for Marshall, and everybody was wiping their brows and cracking their knuckles Saturday while the Herd was struggling at Legion Field. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 03:59:09 EST Man netters named to all-state team http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150640934/Man-netters-named-to-all-state-team MAN — Three Man High School volleyball players have been named to the Class A all-state team by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.On the second team was the Lady Billies' Hannah Harvey. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 01:47:05 EST Girls’ hoop season begins next week http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150633188/Girls-hoop-season-begins-next-week It won't be long after the Thanksgiving turkey leftovers are gone that there will be the sound of squeaking gym shoes and bouncing basketballs.High school basketball season is almost here. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 01:42:03 EST Wayne ends Miners’ historic season http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150640761/Wayne-ends-Miners-historic-season RED JACKET – The historic football season for Mingo Central came to a halt on Saturday afternoon as the Wayne Pioneers defeated the Miners 35-17 in Class AA playoff action. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 01:42:02 EST Dalton helps Bengals to 22-13 win over Texans http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150643342/Dalton-helps-Bengals-to-22-13-win-over-Texans HOUSTON (AP) — Andy Dalton gave his father Greg a special 55th birthday present by finally getting a win in his hometown. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:04:07 EST West Virginia beats UConn for Puerto Rico tourney title http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150643288/West-Virginia-beats-UConn-for-Puerto-Rico-tourney-title SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — If West Virginia can be disruptive on the defensive end of the court this season, Bob Huggins thinks it will mean good things for his team in the long run. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:01:02 EST Dream season continues for Herd as Marshall stays undefeated http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150640022/Dream-season-continues-for-Herd-as-Marshall-stays-undefeated BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Marshall has been winning big all year. Now, the 18th-ranked Thundering Herd has proven it can pull out a tight one. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 14:51:03 EST Matchups set for state high school football semifinals http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150640033/Matchups-set-for-state-high-school-football-semifinals State semifinal bracketsFriday, Nov. 28 gameClass A:No. 6 Williamstown (10-2) vs. No. 2 Tug Valley (11-1) at Mingo Central, 7:30 p.m. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 12:11:03 EST Mingo Central falls to Wayne, ousted from Class AA playoffs http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150639937/Mingo-Central-falls-to-Wayne-ousted-from-Class-AA-playoffs RED JACKET — Grant Ferguson threw for 230 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another Saturday as No. 5 Wayne broke away late for a victory at No. 4 MIngo Central in the Class AA playoff quarterfinals. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 11:51:02 EST Lady Cats motivated as hoop season nears http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150579262/Lady-Cats-motivated-as-hoop-season-nears A year removed from the Logan High School girls' basketball team's remarkable run to the 2013 Class AAA state championship game, the Lady Cats found themselves in a sectional tournament quagmire last February. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:24:05 EST Panthers claw Bison, advance to Final Four http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150636762/Panthers-claw-Bison-advance-to-Final-Four RED JACKET – The Tug Valley High School football team's dream season continues and they are headed to the Final Four of the Mountain State's Class A playoffs. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:23:07 EST South Charleston advances to semifinals with win over University http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150579318/South-Charleston-advances-to-semifinals-with-win-over-University MORGANTOWN — Class AAA No. 6 South Charleston defeated No. 3 University 24-20 in the quarterfinal round of the playoffs on Friday night in Morgantown. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:23:06 EST More death defying buck battles http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150579341/More-death-defying-buck-battles With the rut or deer mating season upon us, the usual road kill forecasts are ringing true. And, some gruesome new buck battles are coming to light. These of course are per all those raging seasonal sex hormones. We're accustomed to the road... Sun, 23 Nov 2014 02:22:01 EST WVU 6-5 after loss to Kansas State http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150624182/WVU-6-5-after-loss-to-Kansas-State MORGANTOWN — Unimpressed with their West Virginia Mountaineers and shivering in the chill, much of the season-low crowd of 47,683 on Senior Night left after halftime. Those who hung around were warmed by the hope that something special might... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:14:02 EST Steelers going old school with the running game http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150606265/Steelers-going-old-school-with-the-running-game PITTSBURGH (AP) — Trailing lowly Tennessee by 11 points in the third quarter on Monday night, Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Todd Haley did something curious.He stuck with the run. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 12:13:04 EST Adkins inks with UC tennis team http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150557672/Adkins-inks-with-UC-tennis-team Jacob Adkins is following in his head coach Justin Turner's footsteps.He's going to play collegiate tennis at the University of Charleston. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:31:06 EST Garin Justice named MEC Coach of the Year http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150595829/Garin-Justice-named-MEC-Coach-of-the-Year Banner Staff Report Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:31:05 EST Panthers hope to beat Buffalo, advance to Final Four http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150606380/Panthers-hope-to-beat-Buffalo-advance-to-Final-Four The No. 2 ranked Tug Valley High School football team continues to win close games. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:30:07 EST West Virginia high school football playoff schedule http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150606061/West-Virginia-high-school-football-playoff-schedule CLASS A PlayoffsSecond roundNov. 21-22No. 9 Moorefield (10-2) at No. 1 St. Marys (11-0), Saturday, 1:30 p.m. Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:30:04 EST