Logan Banner- RSS SPORTS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:07:28 EST 1800 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 WVU set to clash with Kansas State http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150605731/WVU-set-to-clash-with-Kansas-State MORGANTOWN (AP) — Kansas State coach Bill Snyder prefers to find incentive from the disappointment of the Wildcats' first Big 12 loss. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:31:05 EST Miners hope to topple Wayne http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150590148/Miners-hope-to-topple-Wayne Mingo Central's opponent Saturday afternoon in the second round of the Class AA playoffs comes in with an impressive resume. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:33:06 EST Minnick signs with Division I Campbell http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150557658/Minnick-signs-with-Division-I-Campbell As Zach Minnick's high school baseball career progressed it was soon clear that someday he would be playing at the next level. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 05:33:05 EST Panthers escape Billies in Class A playoffs http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150555363/Panthers-escape-Billies-in-Class-A-playoffs RED JACKET — The Tug Valley Panthers dodged not one, but two huge bullets in the final quarter to pick up the school's first-ever playoff win in football as they defeated Man 16-12 on Saturday afternoon at Mingo Central's Buck... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 02:06:07 EST Wayne set to meet Mingo Central in second round http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150557873/Wayne-set-to-meet-Mingo-Central-in-second-round WAYNE — No. 12 Fairmont Senior drove over 200 miles, netted over 400 yards and scored 40 points, but it wasn't enough to take down No. 5 Wayne on Saturday at Pioneer Field.The Polar Bears lost, 43-40. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 02:05:05 EST Steelers rally from 11 down, beat Titans 27-24 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150558266/Steelers-rally-from-11-down-beat-Titans-27-24 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — This time, the Pittsburgh Steelers beat their struggling opponent.Ben Roethlisberger and Le'Veon Bell were an impressive duo in Music City on Monday night. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:32:04 EST VIDEOS: 2014 Coal Area Toughman boxing at Logan http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150580196/VIDEOS:-2014-Coal-Area-Toughman-boxing-at-Logan The 27th-annual Original Toughman Coal Area boxing event was held last Friday and Saturday at Logan High School's Willie Akers Arena.Five champions were crowned on Saturday night in the finals. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 18:01:03 EST