• 20 and counting: Miners cruise in home win over Wildcats

    Posted:10/13/2017

    NEWTOWN, W.Va. — Mingo Central ran its winning streak to 20 straight with a 52-0 thrashing of Nitro in a Cardinal Conference game played at "Buck" Harless Stadium on Oct. 6.

     

    Kennedy Award winning quarterback Jeremy Dillon completed 12-of-22 passes for 299 yards and four touchdowns as the Miners improved to 6-0 on homecoming night. He also rushed three times for 69 yards.

  • Friday Night Lights

    Posted:10/13/2017

    Here is a look at this weekend's high school football games:

     

    Belfry (6-1)  vs. Lawrence County (4-3)

     

    Date: Oct. 13

     

    Site: CAM Stadium

     

    Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

     

    Radio: 93.1 FM

     

    Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Alan Short II (Lawrence County)

     

  • Blackcats turn over Valley

    Posted:10/13/2017

    ROBINSON CREEK — Prestonsburg took advantage of Shelby Valley turnovers and the Blackcats went on to beat the Wildcats, 34-17, in a district showdown at Teco Field on Oct. 6.

     

    Running back Ethan Varney rushed 21 times for 155 yards and a pair of scores as the Blackcats improved to 4-3 overall and took command of the district.

     

  • Warriors score late, stun Cats: Branham's TD with seconds left spoils homecoming

    Posted:10/06/2017

    STANVILLE — East Ridge running back C.J. Branham scored on a two-yard touchdown run with 12 seconds left to play to lift the Warriors to a heart-stopping 23-20 win over Betsy Layne on homecoming night at Bobcat Stadium on Sept. 29.

     

  • Friday Night Lights

    Posted:10/06/2017

    Here is a look at this week's high school football games:

     

    Belfry (5-1) at Cabell-Midland (3-2)

     

    Date: Oct. 6

     

    Site: Knights Stadium

     

    Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

     

    Radio: 93.1 FM

     

    Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Luke Salmons (Cabell-Midland)

     

  • Belfry hammers Sheldon Clark

    Posted:09/29/2017

    GOODY — Belfry dominated from the opening kickoff as the Pirates rolled to a 63-8 win over Sheldon Clark on homecoming night in a game played at CAM Stadium on Sept. 22.

     

    Quarterback Avery Browning rushed three times for 67 yards and a touchdown while running back Peyton Hensley had three carries for 69 yards and a pair of touchdowns as the Pirates improved to 4-1.

     

  • Friday Night Lights

    Posted:09/29/2017

    Here is a look at this weekend's high school football games:

     

    Floyd Central (4-2) vs. Belfry (4-1)

     

    Date: Sept. 29

     

    Site: Jaguars Stadium

     

    Kickoff: 7:30 p.m.

     

    Radio: 93.1 FM; 100.1 FM; wmdjfm.com

     

    Coaches: Philip Haywood (Belfry); Shawn Hager (Floyd Central)

     

  • HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Tug defense shuts down Phelps

    Posted:09/22/2017

    PHELPS — Tug Valley's defense made a statement early on in its matchup with Phelps.

     

    The Panthers turned away the Hornets inside the 10-yard line on the first offensive series of the game and went on to score a 20-7 victory in a game played at Marty Casey Stadium on Sept. 15.

     

    Tug Valley, now 3-1, used a balanced rushing attack to grab a 14-0 halftime lead.

  • Hawks hang on, escape Cougars

    Posted:09/22/2017

    BUCKLEYS CREEK — Pike County Central was on the verge of blowing out Letcher Central at the outset of the second half.

     

    Everything went south for the Hawks following the kickoff.

     

  • High School Soccer Roundup

    Posted:09/22/2017

    STONECREST – Belfry's Christian Long scored an unassisted goal in the 79th minute to lift the Pirates to a 3-2 win over Prestonsburg in a match that was completed in heavy fog at the StoneCrest Soccer Complex on Sept. 19.