Roundup: Power-SandGnats game postponed
CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The West Virginia Power and Savannah Sand Gnats game scheduled for Friday was postponed due to unplayable field conditions at Appalachian Power Park.
The game will be made up in Savannah on a date to be determined.
The Power welcomes the Kannapolis Intimidators for a four-game series beginning at 7:05 tonight.
CITY SWIM MEET: Cross Lanes and South Hills are separated by just 66 points heading into today's finals of the Greater Kanawha Valley Summer Swimming Championships at the University of Charleston Natatorium.
South Hills (842) won the boys 12-and-under, boys 10-and-under and girls 10-and-under 200-yard freestyle relays on Friday. Sleepy Hollow earned a first-place finish in the girls 10-and-under division. Cross Lanes (908) only managed a pair of second-place finishes Friday.
The final sessions begin this at 9:15 a.m. today.
HERD TICKETS: The Marshall Athletic Ticket Office has announced that single-game football tickets will go online for sale at 5 p.m. Aug. 2 on HerdZone.com.
Individuals looking to purchase tickets to any of the six Marshall home football games can do so at this time. Marshall will be launching, for the first time in the program's history, software that will allow customers to pick an individual seat in a desired section.
SWIMMING SIGNING: The Wheeling Jesuit swim program has signed 13 new student-athletes including George Washington and HYCAT standout Anna Davis.
Davis led the Patriots to back-to-back state championships. During the run, Davis swam on two state-record-setting relay teams and finished third in the 100 freestyle and second in the 50 freestyle. As a member of the HYCAT team, she advanced to the YMCA Nationals last season.
LOCAL SOCCER: Sammy Boateng of the West Virginia Soccer Club has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America's 30 Under 30 program.
The 30 Under 30 program is a year-long education and mentorship opportunity for a select few up-and-coming coaches in the United States who have made soccer coaching their career of choice.
COACHING CLASS: The West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission will host an ASEP coaching class Aug. 11, 18 and 25 at Huntington High School for those interested in coaching a secondary school sport.
To register, visit www.wvssac.org.