Logan Banner- RSS SPORTS Feed http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS http://loganbanner.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:31:41 EST 1800 Man reaches No. 8 in this week’s rankings http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150222112/Man-reaches-No.-8-in-this-weeks-rankings With three weeks to play in the high school football season the Man Hillbillies are in a good position to not only advance to the Class A playoffs but to host a first-round game. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:55:02 EST Wildcats hope to regroup during off week http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150216707/Wildcats-hope-to-regroup-during-off-week The Logan High School football team is itching to break its five-game losing skid.But they will have to wait a week to do it. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:54:14 EST Logan and Beckley to meet again in hoops http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150222116/Logan-and-Beckley-to-meet-again-in-hoops The 2014-15 Logan High School boys' basketball schedule is now complete and was released to the public on the WVSSAC's website last week. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:54:09 EST Garrett second at MEC golf meet http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150226657/Garrett-second-at-MEC-golf-meet Kelli Garrett has played some pretty good golf this fall at the University of Charleston. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:53:07 EST Blue defeats gold in WVU basketball scrimmage http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150217199/Blue-defeats-gold-in-WVU-basketball-scrimmage MORGANTOWN – Sophomore Devin Williams had 13 points and freshman Daxter Miles Jr. had 10 points to lead the Blue team to a 45-29 win over the Gold squad in a 30-minute officiated scrimmage at the Gold-Blue Debut Friday evening at the WVU... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:01:07 EST Royals, fans bond over improbable postseason run http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150224542/Royals-fans-bond-over-improbable-postseason-run KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The game had been over for hours. Kauffman Stadium had gone dark. The roars of a sold-out crowd, which had rooted the Kansas City Royals to a sweep of the mighty Los Angeles Angels, had drifted away into the cool night... Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:56:06 EST Billies move up to No. 8 in this week’s rankings; Tug Valley is third http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150247145/Billies-move-up-to-No.-8-in-this-weeks-rankings;-Tug-Valley-is-third After last week's 38-12 win at home over the Sherman Tide, the Man High School football team has moved up four places to No. 8 in this week's WVSSAC Class A Football Ratings. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:12:07 EST Billies don’t want to fall in Warriors’ trap http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150216699/Billies-dont-want-to-fall-in-Warriors-trap MAN — The Halloween Night Showdown at Man between the state-ranked Man Hillbillies and Tug Valley Panthers is less than two weeks away. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:36:06 EST Billies trounce the Tide, 38-12 http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/150160723/Billies-trounce-the-Tide-38-12 MAN — The Man High School football team got back on the winning track with Friday night's 38-12 thumping over the Sherman Tide at Man's George A. Queen Memorial Field. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:33:06 EST Man Middle beats Tide, advances to conference title game http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150190189/Man-Middle-beats-Tide-advances-to-conference-title-game SETH — The Man Middle School football team won the battle of the unbeatens on Thursday night at Sherman as the Pioneers won 20-6 on the road over the Tide. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 04:19:09 EST Wayne wins 26th straight home game with victory over Hoover http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150160770/Wayne-wins-26th-straight-home-game-with-victory-over-Hoover Herbert Hoover made a game of it.At least on the scoreboard.But in the end, Wayne was just too much as the No. 3-ranked and Cardinal Conference leading Pioneers won 28-14 over the No. 15 Huskies. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:36:04 EST Mingo Central crushes Tigers 53-6 http://loganbanner.com/news/home_top-sports/150160669/Mingo-Central-crushes-Tigers-53-6 NEWTOWN — The Chapmanville Regional High School football team had hoped to go to Mingo Central on Friday night, steal a win and put themselves back into the Class AA playoff race.The Miners, however, had other ideas. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 01:31:10 EST High school PA announcers must now follow new national guidelines http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150214626/High-school-PA-announcers-must-now-follow-new-national-guidelines CHARLESTON – High school basketball fans may hear a change in how their team's game is called by the public address announcer starting this season. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:58:04 EST Spartans drop Logan to 2-6 on the season http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150160739/Spartans-drop-Logan-to-2-6-on-the-season FAIRLEA — The Logan High School football team dropped its fifth straight game and fell to 2-6 on the season with a 42-19 loss at Greenbrier East on Friday night. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:34:04 EST No. 4 Panthers claw Calhoun County, improve to 7-1 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150217213/No.-4-Panthers-claw-Calhoun-County-improve-to-7-1 Mt. ZION – The Class A No. 4-ranked Tug Valley High School football team went on the road and clawed Calhoun County 36-14 on Friday night.Tug is now 7-1 on the season. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 22:35:03 EST Steelers notebook: Benching could help cornerback Cortez Allen http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150206204/Steelers-notebook:-Benching-could-help-cornerback-Cortez-Allen By Ray FittipaldoPittsburgh Post-Gazette Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:12:04 EST Steelers notebook: WR Brown recalls Houston’s Watt as teammates at Central Michigan http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150190288/Steelers-notebook:-WR-Brown-recalls-Houstons-Watt-as-teammates-at-Central-Michigan By Alan RobinsonThe Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewFreshman wide receiver Antonio Brown led Central Michigan with 102 catches for 1,003 yards and six touchdowns in 2007. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:06:02 EST Photo gallery: Mingo Central 53, Chapmanville 6 http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150215326/Photo-gallery:-Mingo-Central-53-Chapmanville-6 Chapmanville Regional High School's Nate Ramey (6) is chased by Mingo Central's Corey Blankenship (69) in Friday night's game at Mingo Central's Buck Harless Stadium which was won 53-6 by the Class AA No. 7-ranked Miners over... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:19:02 EST No. 4 Baylor, WVU kickers come through in clutch http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150190214/No.-4-Baylor-WVU-kickers-come-through-in-clutch MORGANTOWN (AP) — Baylor redshirt freshman Chris Callahan had one thought racing through his mind as he lined up for a short field goal to help the Bears overcome a 21-point deficit against TCU. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:12:07 EST Tigers have turned things around http://loganbanner.com/news/sports/150176224/Tigers-have-turned-things-around CHAPMANVILLE — The recent hot streak by the Chapmanville Regional High School football team has made Friday night's Cardinal Conference clash at Mingo Central relevant. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:38:11 EST