Tigers Pull Away From Miners In Second Half For Win

That Chapmanville (15-6) Tigers broke a tight game open in the third period on the way to a 68-51 win over the Mingo Central Miners (5-14) on Miner Mountain on Tuesday. The Tigers jumped out to a 16-6 lead after the first quarter before the Miners started battling back. Ethan Thomason had four 3-pointers in […]

Panthers Roll Past Rival Miners

The second ranked (Class A) Tug Valley Panthers took control early and continued to pull away as they defeated the visiting Mingo Central Miners, 69-39, on Tuesday in Naugatuck. The Panthers (13-3) jumped out early, taking a 19-6 advantage in the opening period. The two teams battled back and forth in the second frame as […]

Panthers Rout Rival Mingo Central

The Tug Valley Panthers took control of the game in the first half and never looked back as they downed the Mingo Central Miners, 67-38, on Tuesday up on Miner Mountain. The Panthers (6-0) jumped out to a 20-14 lead in the first quarter behind 5 points each from Braydun Ferris and Buddy Marcum. Tug […]

Mingo Central Goes On 26-0 Run To Defeat Lincoln County On The Road

Written By: Logan Barker The Mingo Central Miners were on the road this past Friday to play the Lincoln County Panthers. This game was a back and fourth ball game from start to finish, but it was the Miners that were able to pull away in the third quarter and hold on in the 4th […]

Lady Miners Squeak Past Westside, 51-46

Addie Smith scored 24 points to lead the Mingo Central Lady Miners to a 51-46 win over the visiting Westside Lady Renegades on Tuesday at Mingo Central High School. The Lady Miners (2-0) jumped out to an 11-8 lead after the first period and 25-22 at the intermission. Mingo Central increased the lead to 39-30 […]

Basketball Preview: Mingo Central Miners

BOYS KEY LOSSES: Jake ClineKEY RETURNERS: Ethan Thomason, Chris Ross, Kendan Trent The Mingo Central Miners had some success at times last season but struggled with consistency. After finishing 9-14 last season, the Miners are hoping to keep up the defensive intensity and improve their offensive output. Gone is leading scorer Jake Cline, but the […]

Mingo Central’s Season Ends In Playoff Loss To Philip Barbour

The 7th seed (Class AA) Mingo Central Miners saw their season come to an end as they fell, 28-21, to the 10th seed Philip Barbour Colts during the opening round of the state playoffs on Friday at Buck Harless Stadium on Miner Mountain. The Miners (8-3) got on the scoreboard early as Dylan Vance scored […]

West Virginia Playoff Preview: Miners Host Colts In First Round Match Up

The 7th seed Mingo Central Miners will look to pick up a big playoff win this weekend, but standing in their way will be the Philip Barbour Colts. The Miners (8-2) will be led into battle by quarterback Chris Ross. Ross has completed 99-of-170 passes for 1,531 yards, 18 touchdowns and 8 interceptions. He also […]

Miners Pound Mount View To Earn Home Playoff Game

The Mingo Central Miners secured the 7th seed in the Class AA playoffs with a 47-0 win over Mount View on Friday on Miner Mountain. Mingo Central (8-2) wasted little time scoring as Amanti Lovett pounded the ball in from 1 yard out to make it 6-0. A few minutes later, Nathan Hynd scored on […]

Friday Night Football Preview: Miners Try To Earn Home Playoff Game

The 6th ranked (Class AA) Mingo Central Miners look to grab a home playoff game as they host Mount View in their regular season finale on Friday on Miner Mountain. With a win, the Miners (7-2), will likely pick up a first round home playoff game with a win. Quarterback Chris Ross will lead the […]