Mingo Central has three of the top six scoring average leaders in the Cardinal Conference (CC).Senior guard Dikembe Dixson is tied for first with Chapmanville's Josh Butcher at 20.6 ppg.
There are a couple of big basketball games on tap tonight in regards to Mingo County's two high school teams.
By Kyle LovernDaily News Editor
GIRLS BASKETBALLMingo 46, Tolsia 45
The Annual Hatfield and McCoy Shootout will be held at the historic Williamson Fieldhouse on Saturday, January 17.Several good basketball teams will be playing in the one-day event organized by WVU Extension Agent Mark Whitt.
By Kyle LovernDaily News EditorShelby Valley 68,Belfry 55
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — West Virginia's full-court press against Texas Tech wasn't as effective as Mountaineers coach Bob Huggins would have liked.
Mingo Central remained in the top 10 in the Associated Press high school poll released on Monday afternoon.
MORGANTOWN – West Virginia native and current Deputy Director of Athletics at the University of Alabama Shane Lyons, has been named director of Intercollegiate Athletics and associate vice president at West Virginia University, effective in...
The Belfry Pirates have three players that were recently named to the Kentucky Associated Press All-State teams.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - T.J. Price piled up 25 points on 8-13 shooting, including 4-for-7 from 3-point range, to lift the Western Kentucky men's basketball team to an 81-62 win over visiting Marshall Sunday afternoon at E.A. Diddle Arena. The game...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins likened his team's situation on Saturday to that of a golf scramble.
RED JACKET – The Miners of Mingo Central escaped with a 77-72 home comeback win over Cardinal Conference opponent Wayne on Saturday night.
RALPH D. RUSSOAP Sports WriterPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Touchdown. Turnover. Touchdown. Turnover. Touchdown.And on it went for Oregon.
PAUL NEWBERRYAP National WriterNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Ezekiel Elliott sprinted down the field, nothing between him and the end zone. Cardale Jones was right on his heels, eager to join the celebration.
CROSS LANES – The Tug Valley Panthers evened their record to 3-3 with a 42-31 road win over Cross Lanes Christian on Friday night.
GOODY, Ky. – There is an old saying in sports, “close, but no cigar.”The Belfry Pirates (2-6) hosted regional rival Pikeville (7-7) on Friday night at the BHS gym and lost another close game, 66-64.
Three Mingo Central players are in the top 10 of the Cardinal Conference scoring leaders. The statistics were released on Thursday, Jan. 1.The scoring totals do not include games that were to be played this weekend.