Williamson Daily News- RSS SPORTS Feed http://williamsondailynews.com/section/SPORTS http://williamsondailynews.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 27 Nov 2014 08:38:58 EST 1800 No. 18 Marshall stays unbeaten, escapes UAB 23-18 http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150639817/No.-18-Marshall-stays-unbeaten-escapes-UAB-23-18 JAY REEVESAssociated PressBIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Marshall has been winning big all year. Now, the 18th-ranked Thundering Herd has proven it can pull out a tight one. Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:20:07 EST Belfry hosts Russell http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150683456/Belfry-hosts-Russell By Courtney LovernFor the Daily News Wed, 26 Nov 2014 11:07:08 EST Mistakes cost WVU http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150670336/Mistakes-cost-WVU MORGANTOWN (AP) - The frustration is starting to take its toll on West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:51:03 EST Tug Valley fans excited http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150666603/Tug-Valley-fans-excited NAUGATUCK – There is a saying in sports that sometimes it helps to be a little lucky.If that is the case, Tug Valley Coach Tony Clusky must have a four leaf clover, golden horseshoe and a rabbit's foot in his pocket. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:41:04 EST WVU tops UConn http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150647132/WVU-tops-UConn KYLE HIGHTOWERAssociated PressSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — If West Virginia can be disruptive on the defensive end of the court this season, Bob Huggins thinks it will mean good things for his team in the long run. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:48:03 EST Miner’s historic season ends http://williamsondailynews.com/news/home_top-sports/150639759/Miners-historic-season-ends Miner's historic season endsRED JACKET – The historic season for Mingo Central came to a halt on Saturday afternoon as the Wayne Pioneers defeated the Miners 35-17 in Class AA playoff action. Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:23:05 EST Panthers headed to Final 4 http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150636526/Panthers-headed-to-Final-4 RED JACKET – Tug Valley's dream season continues and they are headed to the Final Four of the Mountain State's Class A playoffs. It is the first-ever appearance in the semi-finals for TVHS and these two playoff wins are the first in... Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:16:06 EST Belfry pounds Dogs http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150636584/Belfry-pounds-Dogs By Courtney LovernFor the Daily News Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:01:06 EST Freshman help WVU past Boston College http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150636688/Freshman-help-WVU-past-Boston-College KYLE HIGHTOWERAssociated PressSAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — West Virginia coach Bob Huggins arrived in Puerto Rico this week expecting to see his team face tough situations. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:49:05 EST Miners to battle Pioneers http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150609756/Miners-to-battle-Pioneers RED JACKET – Saturday afternoon is a big contest for the Mingo Central Miners (10-1) as they host Class AA power Wayne (9-2) for a 1:30 p.m. second round playoff game at Buck Harless Stadium, located along the King Coal Highway. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:10:03 EST Belfry hosts Bulldogs http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150609294/Belfry-hosts-Bulldogs By Courtney LovernFor the Daily News Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:52:08 EST Holliday may be headed to Florida; 2015 NFL draft http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150595841/Holliday-may-be-headed-to-Florida;-2015-NFL-draft Many Marshall fans are wondering if head coach Doc Holliday may be headed to Florida.Holliday, a native of Hurricane, has his Thundering Herd at 10-0 and No. 18 in the Associated Press top 25 poll. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:26:04 EST Tug Valley host Buffalo http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150597704/Tug-Valley-host-Buffalo The No. 2 ranked Tug Valley Panthers continue to win close games. They did it again to win the first playoff game in school history with a 16-12 victory over Man at Buck Harless Stadium last Saturday afternoon. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:31:06 EST Remembering Curt Phillips, a huge icon in local sports http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150577286/Remembering-Curt-Phillips-a-huge-icon-in-local-sports I was deeply saddened by the death of my friend and fellow sports fan Curt Phillips this past week. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:37:05 EST Wayne-Mingo matchup huge http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150583450/Wayne-Mingo-matchup-huge klovern@civitasmedia.comMingo Central's opponent Saturday afternoon in the second round of the Class AA playoffs comes in with an impressive resume. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:31:04 EST 2014 West Virginia deer gun season fact sheet http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150584029/2014-West-Virginia-deer-gun-season-fact-sheet •The West Virginia buck firearms season is Nov. 24 – Dec. 6, 2014. It is open in all counties except Logan, Mingo, McDowell and Wyoming. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:02:01 EST Monumental weekend for Mingo’s two high schools http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150560800/Monumental-weekend-for-Mingos-two-high-schools It was a monumental weekend for Mingo County's two high school football teams. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:51:02 EST Tug Valley outlasts Man http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150555474/Tug-Valley-outlasts-Man RED JACKET – The Tug Valley Panthers dodged not one, but two huge bullets in the final quarter to pick up the school's first-ever playoff win in football as they defeated Man 16-12 on Saturday afternoon at Buck Harless... Sun, 16 Nov 2014 13:55:08 EST No. 21 Marshall throttles Rice 41-14 http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150555711/No.-21-Marshall-throttles-Rice-41-14 JOHN RABYAP Sports WriterHUNTINGTON (AP) — Rakeem Cato has developed a close relationship with former Marshall quarterback Chad Pennington that included time spent studying film. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 12:11:01 EST Saturday’s WV Playoff Scores http://williamsondailynews.com/news/sports/150555702/Saturdays-WV-Playoff-Scores The Associated PressState PlayoffsFirst RoundClass AAACabell Midland 45, Parkersburg 42Huntington 27, Hurricane 7 Sun, 16 Nov 2014 12:08:04 EST