West Virginia said Tuesday that no fans will be allowed at its men’s and women’s basketball games in December, except for essential personnel and the families of players and staff, due to recent spikes of COVID-19 cases in the state.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Maryland basketball star Len Bias, who was chosen No. 2 by the Boston Celtics in the 1986 NBA Draft before dying days later of a drug overdose, was chosen for induction into the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame on Sunday.
FORT MYERS, Fla. — Katie Benzan scored a career-high 28 points, drained eight 3-pointers, led five Terrapins into double-figure scoring and No. 12 Maryland roared past No. 14 Arkansas 115-96 on Sunday night for its highest-scoring defeat of a ranked opponent.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — The governing body for high school sports in West Virginia has canceled the state football championship games due to the coronavirus pandemic and instead declared winners in each class.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Tom Allen watched his defense force three more turnovers, record three more sacks and produce another game-changing play. It's becoming part of the weekly routine.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Sarah Fuller made history, but her barrier-breaking kickoff was the only highlight for Vanderbilt as Missouri dominated the Commodores 41-0 on Saturday.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens' bout with a COVID-19 outbreak has forced the NFL to postpone the team's trip to Pittsburgh for a second time.
CUMBERLAND — After Nick Willison punched in the go-ahead score for the Personal Best/Hartley’s Pizza Patriots in the final two minutes of the Cumberland Area Youth Football League Division 1 Little Super Bowl Saturday, the touchdown looked to be enough to take home the title.
CUMBERLAND — Four Allegany Campers inked National Letters of Intent, as more than a half-dozen area student-athletes signed to play at the next level last week.
CUMBERLAND — Brady O’Neal passed for a pair of touchdowns, and Chase Lamb added two on the ground to guide the Patriots to a 37-8 victory in the Cumberland Area Youht Football League Division 2 Little Super Bowl on Saturday.
The University of Maryland-Baltimore County pulled off one of the greatest upsets in American sports history at the 2018 NCAA Tournament, knocking off Virginia to become the first No. 16 seed to beat a No. 1.
West Virginia state tournament qualifiers East Hardy and Moorefield each placed two members on the Division II Potomac Valley Conference team, it was announced last week.
FRANKLIN, W.Va. — Pendleton County was just biding its time, waiting for its chance late in a defensive slugfest against Moorefield in the first round of the West Virginia Class A playoffs Friday.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Before the West Virginia high school football playoffs kicked off on Friday night, Gov. Jim Justice added another decision to the list of recent COVID metrics-induced postponements, cancellations and suspensions that impact the area’s high school athletics. Justice announ…
ACCIDENT — Jacob Ritchie and Mason Reed both scored a pair of goals, as Mountain Ridge had six first-half tallies in a 9-0 win at Northern on Nov. 3 in high school boys soccer action. The Allegany County fall sports season has since been suspended until February due to the county’s COVID numbers.
FRANKLIN, W.Va. — As both Mineral County schools had their playoff hopes dashed due to COVID-19, a pair of Hardy County schools are the only remaining area football teams with games left on their schedule.
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ROMNEY, W.Va. - Linda Lou (Haines) Davis, 74, of Romney, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020. Friends will be received at Shaffer Funeral Home, Romney, on Monday, Dec. 7, 2020, from 6 to 8 p.m. For complete obituary, please visit www.shafferfuneral.com or direct inquiries to Shaffer's at 3…
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