Logan Banner- RSS SPORTS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 26 Apr 2015 17:25:39 EST 1800 Defense dominates West Virginia’s spring game http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153137028/Defense-dominates-West-Virginias-spring-game MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — There was a memorable scene Saturday during West Virginia's Gold-Blue game when coach Dana Holgorsen angrily instructed junior defensive lineman Larry Jefferson to take it easy on the Mountaineers'... Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:25:32 EST West Virginia spring gobbler season is set to open April 27 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153089810/West-Virginia-spring-gobbler-season-is-set-to-open-April-27 Just as the first rays of morning start to streak across the sky, the stillness of the morning comes to a crashing halt with the thunderous “Gobble, Gobble, Gobble” of ole' Tom turkey. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 10:15:32 EST No. 1 Tigers hammer Hoover 7-0 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153044329/No.-1-Tigers-hammer-Hoover-7-0 CHAPMANVILLE — Another game and another win by the top-ranked Chapmanville Regional High School baseball team. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:00:31 EST Lady Tigers fall to Hoover, top Scott http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153112168/Lady-Tigers-fall-to-Hoover-top-Scott CHAPMANVILLE — Defending Class AA state champion Herbert Hoover gained a season series split with the Chapmanville Regional High School softball team with Thursday night's 8-4 victory over the Lady Tigers at CRHS. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 23:50:34 EST Griffin blasts HR in Man’s win over Fayetteville http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153132997/Griffin-blasts-HR-in-Mans-win-over-Fayetteville MAN — The Man High School baseball team got some revenge from a earlier loss to the Fayetteville Pirates as they mercied them 14-2 in five innings on Friday night at home. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 23:50:32 EST Lady Billies pound on Mingo Central … again http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153116322/Lady-Billies-pound-on-Mingo-Central--again DELBARTON — The Man High School softball team made quick and easy work of hapless Mingo Central with Thursday night's 9-0 road win over the Class AA Miners at Delbarton.Man improved to 12-7 on the season with the win. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 23:50:31 EST West Virginia’s spring gobbler season opens Monday http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/152929055/West-Virginias-spring-gobbler-season-opens-Monday SOUTH CHARLESTON — Spring gobbler season opens in West Virginia Monday, April 27 and runs through Saturday, May 23. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:05:32 EST Reds’ bullpen fails again, Cubs rally for 7-3 win in 11 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153135578/Reds-bullpen-fails-again-Cubs-rally-for-7-3-win-in-11 CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds' wasteful offense and troublesome bullpen let another one slip away. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:50:31 EST Videos: Logan 8, Chapmanville 0 (High School Softball) http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153134915/Videos:-Logan-8-Chapmanville-0-(High-School-Softball) It was all Logan on Friday night as the Logan High School softball team won 8-0 over county rival Chapmanville at the Logan Softball Complex.The Lady Cats won the season series with the Lady Tigers 2-0. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 11:00:31 EST Watch: Logan softball’s Kelsey Ward hits a home run vs. Chapmanville http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153133409/Watch:-Logan-softballs-Kelsey-Ward-hits-a-home-run-vs.-Chapmanville Kelsey Ward had the big hit of the game on Friday night as the Logan High School softball third base ripped an inside, belt-high fastball from Chapmanville pitcher Cydnee Lambert over the field centerfield fence for a solo home run. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:50:32 EST Logan baseball wins over GW, Point http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153044200/Logan-baseball-wins-over-GW-Point The Logan High School baseball team got into a 3-0 hole to George Washington on Friday night at home but rallied to win 5-3 over the Patriots at Logan's Roger Gertz Field. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:30:31 EST Wildcats hand out Capital punishment http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153040271/Wildcats-hand-out-Capital-punishment The Logan High School baseball team handed down some Capital punishment on Wednesday night as the Class AAA No. 6-ranked Wildcats pounded on the Cougars 10-1 at Logan's Roger Gertz Field. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:16:14 EST Johnson pitching well at WVU Tech http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/152271618/Johnson-pitching-well-at-WVU-Tech A trio of former Logan County baseball players are currently on the roster of the NAIA WVU Tech college baseball team.Craig Johnson, a senior pitcher from Chapmanville Regional High School, is one of the Bears' top hurlers. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:15:58 EST Man’s Simpson having big year at WV State http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153071997/Mans-Simpson-having-big-year-at-WV-State Man High School product Jordan Simpson is having a good junior season with the West Virginia State University baseball team. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:15:51 EST More than 1,000 watch as CYSL kicks off eighth season http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153060613/More-than-1000-watch-as-CYSL-kicks-off-eighth-season CHAPMANVILLE — It was an exciting day at the Mullins Soccer Complex last Saturday in Chapmanville as the spring season kicked off for the Coalfield Youth Soccer League. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 03:15:31 EST WVU football spring game set for Saturday http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153041492/WVU-football-spring-game-set-for-Saturday MORGANTOWN – West Virginia University is hosting its annual Gold-Blue Spring Football Game on Saturday at 1 p.m., at Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:40:31 EST Lady Cats’ Ward signs with Concord http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153040229/Lady-Cats-Ward-signs-with-Concord Softball has taken Aarron Ward to a lot of places. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:45:33 EST No. 1 Tigers win at rival Scott 11-8 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153039466/No.-1-Tigers-win-at-rival-Scott-11-8 The Scott baseball team turned a blowout into a close slugfest.The Skyhawks lost 11-8 at home to Class AA No. 1-ranked Chapmanville on Tuesday night in Madison in a game which featured 19 hits and 19 total runs. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:00:37 EST Lady Cats hang on to beat East 7-6 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153039472/Lady-Cats-hang-on-to-beat-East-7-6 The Logan High School softball team won its second straight game and ran its record to 11-8 on the season with Monday evening's 7-6 win at home over Wyoming East. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:00:35 EST Dream 9th grade team wins tourney http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/153023802/Dream-9th-grade-team-wins-tourney It's back-to-back titles for the Logan-based West Virginia Dream 9th-grade AAU basketball team.The Dream won another tournament last weekend by taking the Elite Sports April Showers Tournament in Parkersburg. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 02:00:33 EST