Independent Herald- RSS SPORTS Feed http://independentherald.com/section/SPORTS http://independentherald.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 6 Mar 2015 03:30:45 EST 1800 Lady Warriors hit century mark in win http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152118497/Lady-Warriors-hit-century-mark-in-win After her team had an 18-day layoff, Wyoming East coach Angie Boninsegna had expressed concern that her team would be rusty for Thursday's sectional tourney game against Liberty.There wasn't much evidence of that. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:35:31 EST Bluefield tops East http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152118425/Bluefield-tops-East A big third quarter carried Bluefield to an 85-63 win over Wyoming East at Bluefield last Wednesday.East held a 29-28 edge at halftime. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:25:31 EST Lady Renegades fall to SC in sectional semis http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152117984/Lady-Renegades-fall-to-SC-in-sectional-semis Westside's season came to an end on Thursday evening in the Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:00:32 EST East girls win sectional http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152117761/East-girls-win-sectional The Wyoming East Lady Warriors have Summers County's number.This season, the number is three.No. 1 East beat No. 6 SC, 83-67, on Saturday night at Hinton to capture the AA Region 3, Section 1 championship. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 18:45:34 EST Westside beats Wesley http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152117584/Westside-beats-Wesley Larry Cook sank two Tue, 3 Mar 2015 18:25:31 EST Marshall basketball wins two http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152116396/Marshall-basketball-wins-two Marshall got back on track last week, winning a pair of conference games.The Thundering Herd beat Florida Atlantic, 74-63, last Saturday in Huntington.MU clinched a slot in the Conference USA tourney with the victory. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:25:31 EST WVU men trim Texas, fall to Baylor in hoops http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152116079/WVU-men-trim-Texas-fall-to-Baylor-in-hoops No. 20 WVU ended a losing streak to nemesis Texas but lost at Baylor in last week's basketball games. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:35:32 EST Boys poll: Westside No. 5 in AA http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152154643/Boys-poll:-Westside-No.-5-in-AA After weeks with no movement, the top half of the AP's AA boys basketball poll saw some movement.Despite winning both of its games last week, Westside dropped from No. 4 to No. 5. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:50:31 EST Boys sectional semis tonight http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152154420/Boys-sectional-semis-tonight It's tournament time for boys high school basketball.The AA Region 3, Section 1 tournament semifinals will be played tonight at the Beckley Raleigh County Convention Center. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:40:34 EST Wyoming East: Ticket information for regionals http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152119914/Wyoming-East:-Ticket-information-for-regionals Tickets to the Wyoming East Lady Warriors regional tournament game with PikeView will be sold at the school through Wednesday morning, according to Athletic Director Mike Kodak. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 22:50:31 EST (No heading) http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152109951/ Wyoming East and Summers County will battle tonight for the AA Region 3, Section 1 championship.The game will be played at Summers County at 7 p.m. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:45:32 EST Lady Warriors top century mark in sectional win http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152099471/Lady-Warriors-top-century-mark-in-sectional-win After her team had an 18-day layoff, Wyoming East coach Angie Boninsegna had expressed concern that her team would be rusty for Thursday's sectional tourney game against Liberty.There wasn't much evidence of that. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:30:32 EST Westside girls fall to SC in semis http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152098813/Westside-girls-fall-to-SC-in-semis Westside's season came to an end on Thursday evening in the Class AA Region 3, Section 1 girls tournament.WHS stayed close for a while, but No. 6 Summers County eventually pulled away for a 94-57 win at Hinton. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:15:31 EST Play-in game tonight at WHS http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152098660/Play-in-game-tonight-at-WHS A play-in game for the boys Class AA, Region 3 Section 1 tourney will be held tonight at Westside High School. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:50:31 EST Boys sectional set http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152079144/Boys-sectional-set Class AA Region 3, Section 1 action starts on Friday night as Independence and Summers County face each other at Westside. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:15:31 EST Free throws lift WHS past Wesley http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152078679/Free-throws-lift-WHS-past-Wesley Larry Cook sank two free throws with 4.1 seconds left in overtime to lift Westside to an 83-81 win over Wesley Christian (Ky.) on Wednesday night at Clear Fork. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:10:35 EST Moving target: Girls semis moved to Thursday http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152047073/Moving-target:-Girls-semis-moved-to-Thursday The AA Region 3, Section 1 girls tournament has become a moving target.Semifinals were orginally set for Tuesday, then postponed to Wednesday. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:00:38 EST Boys basketball on tap tonight http://independentherald.com/news/sports/152049335/Boys-basketball-on-tap-tonight After a long layoff, boys basketball will return tonight.AA No. 4 Westside will host Wesley Christian tonight at 7 p.m. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 12:50:34 EST Marshall drops road contests at MT and UAB http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151995232/Marshall-drops-road-contests-at-MT-and-UAB Marshall hoops suffered a pair of road losses last week.The Thundering Herd had been on a hot streak, winning five of its six previous games. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:45:31 EST WVU: Two years probation http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151995004/WVU:-Two-years-probation WVU was placed on probation for two years last week after self-reporting impermissible calls and texts made in various sports. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:05:32 EST