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Glenville State standout Ginny Mills has been named the Mountain East Conference women's basketball player of the week.

Mills came off the bench and scored 23 points, including the game-winning three-pointer, in a road win over Winston-Salem State. She then added 10 points as the Pioneers rolled to a 130-85 win over Bowie State.

n On the men's side, Virginia-Wise senior was honored after recording a pair of double-doubles last week.

Boyce scored 14 points and added 10 rebounds in a win over King College, and then provided 22 points and 16 rebounds as the Cavaliers dropped an 83-57 game to No. 20 Lincoln Memorial.

HERD HOOPS: Marshall's Chelsey Romero has been named Conference USA women's basketball freshman of the week, helping the Thundering Herd to back-to-back victories.

Romero averaged 12 points and 11.5 rebounds per game in wins over Wofford and Delaware State.

WVU SPORTS: West Virginia junior left-handed pitcher Harrison Musgrave has been named to the Louisville Slugger Preseason All-America Second Team, as selected by College Baseball newspaper.

A native of Nutter Fort, Musgrave went 9-1 with a 2.17 ERA and three complete games in 2013. In 95.1 innings of work, Musgrave struck out 81 batters and allowed just 65 hits. He was named the Big 12 Pitcher of the Year and honored as a Louisville Slugger Second Team All-American.

n The West Virginia wrestling team came in fifth place at the Tournament of Champions at the Reno Events Center Sunday as the Mountaineers' amassed 78.5 points.

Senior Nathan Pennesi (133-pounds) paced WVU with a fourth place finish, the third-best showing of his career in Reno. Pennesi's best finish came in 2010, where he finished in second.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Taylor Anderson netted 20 points as Webster County downed host Roane County 57-53 Monday in girls high school basketball. Samantha Stout chipped in 18 points for the Highlanders, while Shania Lloyd, Mary Kate Westfall and Cassidy Taylor added 14 points apiece for Roane.


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