Basketball Preview: Chapmanville Tigers

Boys KEY LOSSES: Sal Dean, Brody Dalton, Isaiah Smith, Devon Workman, Landen Tomblin, Tucker AdkinsKEY RETURNERS: Zion Blevins, Sam Miller Last season, the Chapmanville Tigers had an incredible season, ending in the school’s third Class AA state title. While many of the seniors are gone, head coach Brad Napier is hoping that last year’s experience […]

Chapmanville Football: Belcher Excited for Future

As championship games are getting ready to be played across West Virginia and Kentucky, 1st year Chapmanville Football Head Coach Zach Belcher envisions his Tigers playing deep into the postseason sooner rather than later, “With a whole new staff with a lot of young players on the team, I believe going 5-5 and playing 10 […]

Matewan Beats Lenore To Advance To Mingo County Championship

The Matewan Tigers beat the Lenore Rangers, 34-22, on Monday in the semifinals of the Mingo County tournament. For the Tigers, Scott Edie had 10 carries for 201 yards and 2 rushing touchdowns. He also had a 47-yard touchdown reception. Peyton Parker had 8 carries for 102 yards and 1 rushing touchdown. He also completed […]

Friday Night Football Preview: Chapmanville Travels to Rival Logan

It’s always an important game in the Mountains when the Chapmanville Tigers and the Logan Wildcats face off in any sport.  This Friday night is no different as Chapmanville (3-4) travels to their rival Logan (1-6) as the Tigers cling to hopes of making the playoffs.  The Tigers must win out to qualify for the […]

Tigers Take Down Bulldogs

The Matewan Tigers defeated the Burch Bulldogs, 50-12, on Thursday in middle school football action. For the Tigers (5-1), Peyton Parker had 12 carries for 181 yards and 2 touchdowns. He also completed 2-of-5 passes for 38 yards and 1 touchdown. He scored on two 2-point conversions. He also scored a touchdown on an interception […]

Football Friday Night Preview: Chapmanville Hosts Wayne In Huge Game For Both Teams

The Chapmanville Tigers and Wayne Pioneers still have major playoff aspirations, however Friday’s game between the two programs at Chapmanville could go a long way to continue those dreams or watch them evaporate. Chapmanville (3-3) comes into the game after losing two straight before a bye week. The Tigers have Robert Cook at quarterback. Cook […]

Matewan Defeats Pirates, 36-16

The Matewan Tigers defeated the Belfry Pirates, 36-16, on Tuesday in Middle School football action. Xavier Sartin had a monster game with 175 yards and 4 touchdowns on 6 carries. He had touchdown carries of 69, 40 and 7 yards. Sartin also caught 1 pass for 40 yards and 1 touchdown. He added 2 fumble […]

Mingo Central Outlasts Chapmanville In 3-2 Victory

Written By: Logan Barker On Monday evening, Mingo Central traveled down the road to Barker Stadium in Chapmanville where they would meet the Tigers in a very close match up. This game was needed from the Miners as they have a tough schedule ahead and needed to get back to a winning record. The game […]