Roundup: Hurricane, Catholic boys No. 1 in state soccer rankings
Hurricane and Charleston Catholic remained undefeated and No. 1 in Class AAA and AA-A boys high school state coaches association rankings, respectively, Monday. Unbeaten Morgantown retained the top spot in AAA girls while Bridgeport moved up to No. 1 in AA-A.
Hurricane (10-0) was second followed by Parkersburg, Winfield, Huntington and Martinsburg in the AAA boys rankings. In AA-A, Catholic (11-0) was followed by East Fairmont, Weir, Williamstown and Ravenswood.
Hurricane (9-0) was second in AAA girls followed by Winfield (8-0-1), Buckhannon-Upshur and George Washington. In AA-A, Sissonville was second followed by Grafton, Charleston Catholic, last week's No. 1 team, and Wheeling Central.
LOCAL VOLLEYBALL: The Charleston Civic Center High School Volleyball Showcase runs today through Thursday at the Charleston Civic Center with all matches beginning at 6 p.m. on four different courts. Local teams participating include Riverside, Capital, South Charleston, St. Albans, Herbert Hoover, Charleston Catholic, Nitro, George Washington, Winfield and Sissonville.
WVU SPORTS: West Virginia will hold its 22nd annual Sports Hall of Fame induction on Saturday prior to the WVU-Maryland football game.
Induction ceremonies will begin at 9:30 a.m. in the Caperton Indoor Practice Facility. The public is invited to attend and the event is free of charge.
The 2012 class includes Katie Barnes (women's soccer), Dan Cavanaugh (swimming), Ben Dunkerley (football), Bo Orlando (football), Ed Pastilong (administration/football), Lee Patrone (basketball) and Maurice Robinson (basketball).
MU SPORTS: Freshman midfielder Jack Hopkins scored in the eighth minute of overtime to lead the Thundering Herd to a 1-0 win over Radford, handing Marshall its fifth straight road win.
WVC HONORS: West Virginia State's Cameron Lewis has earned West Virginia Conference player of the week honors in volleyball, helping the Yellow Jackets to a 1-1 record on the week.
LOCAL GOLF: Parkersburg Country Club won this year's West Virginia Club Team Championship Sunday, where the group of four amateur golfers defeated the host team in a sudden-death playoff at Twisted Gun Golf course in Wharncliffe. The winning team consisted of Scott Davidson, Scott Bibbee, Mike Koreski, Mike Lewis and Brian McPherson.
UC GOLF: The University of Charleston women's team grabbed its first head-to-head victory in team history, beating Glenville State 327-374 Monday at Big Bend Golf Course. Freshman Kelli Garrett led the way for the Golden Eagles by firing a round of 74.