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Schools vary in out-of-class approach
Schools vary in out-of-class approach

There are lots of reasons why West Virginia Class AAA high schools schedule games against teams in smaller classifications.

Often, opponents are closer, which means less travel. And perhaps a better rivalry, which means more attendance. Plus, a...

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WVSSAC 2014-15

State tournaments schedule


7-8 — golf, Trent Jones Course, Wheeling.


1 — cross country, Cabell Midland High School, Ona; 7-8 — soccer, YMCA, Beckley; 14-15 —...

Moss to coach high school football

Former NFL All-Pro receiver Randy Moss is now the associate head coach in football at Victory Christian Center School in Charlotte, N.C.

His son, 6-foot-4, 240-pound Thaddeus, plays on the school’s team following the family’s...

SA girls shootout begins Tuesday

SA girls shootout begins today

The 10th annual St. Albans High School Summer Shootout for girls basketball will draw some of the state’s top teams to four venues beginning today.

Cabell Midland, Charleston Catholic, Clay County,...

Slater’s stock keeps soaring
Slater’s stock keeps soaring

If Tristan Slater wants to keep soaring to new heights, first he needs the right approach. And that seems to be exactly what he’s doing.

Slater, a two-time state pole vault champion for Capital, has been criss-crossing the country this...

MSAC celebrates 20th anniversary in style
MSAC celebrates 20th anniversary in style

The MSAC celebrated its 20th anniversary in style.

This past season was a rousing success for the Mountain State Athletic Conference, which captured 11 of the 19 state championships in the SSAC’s Class AAA or overall divisions....

MSAC champions list


1994—Ripley (Gold); South Charleston (Blue)

1995—Ripley (Gold); South Charleston (Blue)

1996—Ripley (Gold); South Charleston (Blue)

1997—Ripley (Gold); Parkersburg...

MSAC through the years

1993-94 season

Blue (larger) Gold (smaller)

Barboursville DuPont

Capital George Washington

Huntington Herbert Hoover

Huntington East Hurricane

Logan Man

Milton Nitro

Parkersburg Ripley


Rick Ryan: MSAC’s been through rough patches

In the fall of 1993, 18 high schools from southern West Virginia boldly banded together, forming a league for their sports teams.

The Mountain State Athletic Conference certainly was an ambitious undertaking, linking Class AAA schools as far...

GW’s Greene, Edwards on the dean’s list
GW’s Greene, Edwards on the dean’s list

If you’re looking for the deans of basketball and football coaches in the sprawling Mountain State Athletic Conference, you only need to stop at one place — George Washington.

The South Hills high school sports the Class AAA...

Rogoszewski commits to North Carolina

J.T. Rogoszewski, a junior right-hander who helped Hurricane capture the Class AAA baseball championship earlier this month, announced his intention via Twitter Friday night to play at North Carolina.

“Verbally committed to the University ...

Summer practice benefits new hoops coaches

The three-week summer practice period comes at a good time for the Kanawha Valley’s two new boys basketball coaches.

Bryan England, who takes over at Winfield, and Matt Morrison, the first-year coach at Charleston Catholic, have been...

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