Herbert Hoover defeated Clay County 3-1 to win the Class AA Region 4 volleyball championship Saturday at Nicholas County.
The Huskies and the Panthers will both move on to the state tournament that will be held Friday and Saturday at the Charleston Civic Center.
UC MEN WIN: Xavier Humphrey and Denio Chirindja dropped 14 points apiece as the University of Charleston men's basketball team opened the season with a 73-68 overtime win over Slippery Rock Saturday in the Clarion Hotel Conference Challenge at Shepherdstown.
Denzel Douglas and Aleksander Kesic each added 10 points for the Golden Eagles, while Maurice Lewis-Briggs scored a game-high 18 points for the Rock.
UC WOMEN WIN: The University of Charleston women's basketball team used a second-half rally to pull away from Chowan 71-61 in the final game of the MEC/CIAA Classic Saturday in Institute.
Chyress Lockhart scored a game-high 16 points and added eight assists and seven rebounds for the Golden Eagles. Nichole Perry added 14 points for UC while Alisha Mobley led the way for the Hawks with 14 points.