Independent Herald- RSS SPORTS Feed http://independentherald.com/section/SPORTS http://independentherald.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 30 Oct 2014 23:38:49 EST 1800 (No heading) http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150307090/ High school football moves to Thursday in this week's area sports schedule.Wednesday, October 29VolleyballWestside at Mount View, 6 p.m.Thursday, October 30Football Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:53:06 EST Lady ‘Gades tuning up http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150307044/Lady-Gades-tuning-up Westside volleyball coach Phyllis Lusk Banther says she thinks her team can win a third straight sectional championship.The Lady Renegades host this year's sectional, which starts on Nov. 3. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:42:03 EST At the invitational http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150307035/At-the-invitational Kaitlyn Mills of Wyoming East prepares to serve during the Wyoming East Invitational at New Richmond last Saturday. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 19:39:02 EST Westside eases by Raiders http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150305889/Westside-eases-by-Raiders Westside rebounded in a big way against River View. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:09:05 EST Westside boys cross country takes first in regional http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150305764/Westside-boys-cross-country-takes-first-in-regional A tie was a win for Westside cross country.The Renegades finished in a tie with Sherman at last Thursday's Region 3 cross country meet at PikeView. WHS won the tiebreaker to take first place and the regional championship. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:38:05 EST Mountaineers beat Cowboys, 34-10, to set up big game with Frogs http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150305752/Mountaineers-beat-Cowboys-34-10-to-set-up-big-game-with-Frogs West Virginia shut out Oklahoma State in the second half and the defense forced key turnovers in the final minutes as the Mountaineers beat the Cowboys, 34-10, last Saturday in Stillwater. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:37:04 EST Johnson sparks Herd to win http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150305743/Johnson-sparks-Herd-to-win Devon Johnson ran for 272 yards and four touchdowns and Marshall held off pesky Florida Atlantic, 35-16, on Saturday in Huntington.Johnson set a school record for the No. 22/23 Herd, which improved to 8-0 on the season, Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:35:08 EST Johnson’s big game sparks Herd http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150311861/Johnsons-big-game-sparks-Herd Devon Johnson ran for 272 yards and four touchdowns and Marshall held off pesky Florida Atlantic, 35-16, on Saturday in Huntington.Johnson set a school record for the No. 22/23 Herd, which improved to 8-0 on the season, Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:22:03 EST Bowles third at Faldo Grand Final http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150308974/Bowles-third-at-Faldo-Grand-Final Westside freshman Colin Bowles finished in a tie for third in the boys under-16 division at the Faldo Series Grand Final last week at The Greenbrier.Bowles shot a five-over par 75 on the first day of the event last Wednesday. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:41:03 EST WHS volleyball seniors honored http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150327009/WHS-volleyball-seniors-honored Westside volleyball seniors were honored prior to Monday night's quad match at Clear Fork. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 10:56:13 EST Trick or treat? WHS, East playing on Thursday http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150318331/Trick-or-treat-WHS-East-playing-on-Thursday Football Friday become Football Thursday this week in Wyoming County.Both Westside and Wyoming East have moved this week's games to Thursday to avoid conflict with Halloween. And both teams are moving closer to the playoffs. Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:53:04 EST Westside XC wins regional http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150305767/Westside-XC-wins-regional A tie was a win for Westside cross country.The Renegades finished in a tie with Sherman at last Thursday's Region 3 cross country meet at PikeView. WHS won the tiebreaker to take first place and the regional championship. Sun, 26 Oct 2014 15:46:02 EST Going for the block http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150303094/Going-for-the-block Westside volleyball players Morgan Thomas (26) and Kayla Alger (24) go for the block at the net during a match with Greenbrier West on Saturday. Sat, 25 Oct 2014 16:45:03 EST Westside visits River View tonight http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150292514/Westside-visits-River-View-tonight Westside will look to bounce back tonight as it pays a visit to River View.The Renegades are No. 8 in the latest SSAC rankings after last week's loss to Nicholas County. Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:31:03 EST JVs in action http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150222845/JVs-in-action The Wyoming East JV football team battled Greenbrier West last Monday at New Richmond. Greenbrier West won the game. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:29:05 EST Battle for the ball http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150222610/Battle-for-the-ball Pineville Middle and Oceana Middle sixth grade basketball players battle for control of a rebound during last Tuesday's game at Pineville. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:01:13 EST Senior Night http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150222585/Senior-Night Wyoming East volleyball seniors Bri Pertee (left) and Ashley Boyce were honored last Thursday at New Richmond. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:59:12 EST Herd whips FIU, goes to 7-0 http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150221947/Herd-whips-FIU-goes-to-7-0 After an unusually close first half, No. 24/25 Marshall pulled away from Florida International for a 45-13 win last Saturday in Miami. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:11:11 EST Area sports schedule http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150221928/Area-sports-schedule Westside football will look to bounce back with a visit to River View in this week's area sports schedule.Thursday, Oct. 23VolleyballWyoming East at Liberty, 6 p.m.Cross country Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:09:03 EST WHS sweeps http://independentherald.com/news/sports/150221411/WHS-sweeps Two young county teams tangled in the volleyball tri-match at Wyoming East last Thursday.Westside held off the Lady Warriors 27-25, 25-23 to get a sweep for the evening. The Lady Renegades beat Montcalm earlier. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:21:18 EST