New WVSSAC Playoff Format Is A Mixed Bag

West Virginia high school basketball fans were given a huge surprise on Thursday. The WVSSAC Board of Directors decided to eliminate sectional tournaments and to combine both sections in an existing region into one big regional tournament. Ultimately, the tournament would conclude with two co-champions and both teams heading to the state tournament in Charleston. […]

WVSSAC Eliminates Sectionals From Basketball Postseason Play

Sectional basketball championships like in the picture above are a thing of the past. The WVSSAC Board of Directors approved changing the format of preliminary rounds of the boys and girls basketball playoffs. The rule change will now combine the two sections of a region into one big regional tournament for each class. The field […]

Chapmanville’s Courtney Curnutte Wins State Tennis Title

Chapmanville tennis sensation Courtney Curnutte captured the WVSSAC Class A/AA Girls State Tennis Championship on Saturday one day after the Lady Tigers won the team state title. Curnutte defeated Williamstown’s Claire Strobl (6-2, 6-2) in the finals to capture the crown. Curnutte also won 8-0 in two singles matches on Friday to reach the semifinals. […]

Wildcats Eliminate Wayne To Advance To Sectional Championship

The Logan Wildcats advanced to the Class AA Region IV Section 2 championship with a 5-1 win over the Wayne Pioneers on Friday at Logan. For Logan, Ivan Miller had a single and a double. Alton Ellis had 2 singles. Cole Blankenship knocked a double. McCormick Ilderton, Tanner Akers and Luke Blankenship all recorded singles. […]

Kevin Moses Corner: Austin Sperry

Written By: Kevin Moses Austin Sperry @AustinSperry 6’4″ 175 lbs. Class Of 2025  Breathitt  County High School Austin Sperry is an electric athlete who is a triple threat scoring machine. Austin is explosive off the bounce and kills defenders with his high fly athletic ability. Austin loves to get in the seams and attack that rim, even […]

Skyhawks Defeat Logan In Sectional Tournament

The Scott Skyhawks knocked off the Logan Wildcats in the Class AA Region IV Section 2 tournament, 3-2, to advance to the championship round on Thursday. The Skyhawks trailed 2-0 in the bottom of the fifth inning before Hayden Johnson scored on a wild pitch to cut the lead to 2-1. Louden White then doubled […]

St Joe Knocks Tug Valley Out Of Sectional Tournament

The Huntington St Joe Irish were able to get a huge sectional tournament win as they defeated the Tug Valley Panthers, 9-3, in Naugatuck on Wednesday. For the Irish, Tucker Watts had a double, a single and 3 RBIs. Wyatt Pence had a single, a double and 1 RBI. Carson McDowell recorded a single and […]

Skyhawks Hammer Tigers In Sectional Tournament

The Scott Skyhawks began their quest for a sectional championship by defeating the visiting Chapmanville Tigers, 9-1, on Tuesday. For the Skyhawks, Ryan Neal had 3 singles and 3 RBIs. Kedron Elkins had a single, a double and 1 RBI. Luke Knight added a single and a double. Caret McClung recorded 2 singles and 1 […]