John Duty Sr. of Hurricane picked up his first West Virginia Senior Series win of the year Tuesday at Sugarwood Golf Club in Lavalette, shooting a 1-over-par 72 to edge out Spencer's Rick Moore in a card-off.
Hurricane's Harold Payne rounded out the top three in the Senior Division with a 75, while Mineral Wells' Jim Mason won the Silver Division at 2-over-par. In the Gold Division, Scott Depot's Jack Richards won first place with a 75.
PREP GOLF: Inclement weather forced the Putnam County high school golf championship to be pushed back from Tuesday to Thursday. Poca coach Doug Smith said rain in the forecast forced Putnam County's four high school's to reschedule the event, which will take place at Scarlet Oaks Golf Course in Poca.
WVU SPORTS: West Virginia's Kate Schwindel has earned Big 12 soccer weekly accolades for games played from Sept. 14-16. Schwindel totaled three goals and four assists in WVU's final two non-conference matches. She leads the team in goals (seven), assists (four) and points (18).
Schwindel also picked up Eastern College Athletic Conference soccer player of the week honors.
To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four areas of excellence - community, classroom, character and competition.
Schoenle has played 65 matches, all starts, and has scored 10 goals with five assists.
WVU is coming off a fourth-place finish at the Penn State Harry Groves Spiked Shoe Invitational on Sept. 8,where the Mountaineers had four runners finish in the top 25.