Independent Herald- RSS SPORTS Feed http://independentherald.com/section/SPORTS http://independentherald.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 25 Jan 2015 22:10:21 EST 1800 East beats Summers, 77-64 http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151458017/East-beats-Summers-77-64 When the bell rang, Wyoming East answered.The AA No. 1 Lady Warriors built a big lead and held off No. 4 Summers County, 77-64, on Thursday night before a nice crowd at New Richmond. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 23:15:31 EST East hosts Summers tonight http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151444024/East-hosts-Summers-tonight A top five showdown in girls basketball will take place at Wyoming East tonight.The AA No. 1 Lady Warriors (12-0) host No. 4 Summers County (11-1) in a game which has big implications for sectional seeding. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:20:32 EST Getting ready http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151368347/Getting-ready Kara Sandy of Wyoming East prepares to shoot a free throw in last Thursday's game with Independence at New Richmond. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:20:31 EST Warriors get road wins http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151368171/Warriors-get-road-wins Wyoming East swept a pair of weekend road games to get back to over .500East 60, Oak Hill 45 Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:00:31 EST East girls keep winning http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151368056/East-girls-keep-winning It was another good week for the Wyoming East Lady Warriors, who improved to 12-0 last week.East 59, Nicholas Co. 43 Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:55:31 EST Renegade girls have 1-2 week http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151368011/Renegade-girls-have-1-2-week Westside's Lady Renegades were 1-2 in a busy week of basketball.J. Monroe 63, WHS 44The Mavericks grabbed a big first half lead and went on to trim Westside, 63-44, last Friday at Lindside. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:50:31 EST Bluefield defeats East http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151367949/Bluefield-defeats-East The only consistent thing about Wyoming East this year, says coach Rory Chapman, is its inconsistency. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:40:39 EST WHS tops Scott and Bluefield http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151367843/WHS-tops-Scott-and-Bluefield Westside thrashed Scott and Bluefield in last week's basketball action.WHS 93, Scott 70Justin Cogar's monster game keyed Westside's win in a top 10 match up at Clear Fork last Tuesday. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 19:30:32 EST WVU splits with ranked foes http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151367484/WVU-splits-with-ranked-foes WVU basketball cruised by Oklahoma and got crushed by Texas in Big 12 play last week.The No. 16 Mountaineers, who lost three lopsided games to the Longhorns last year, fared no better last Saturday in Austin. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:55:33 EST Changes coming in the outdoor world http://independentherald.com/news/outdoors/151366497/Changes-coming-in-the-outdoor-world Wow, we are already halfway through a new month in a new year and things are changing all around. It seems like the weather changes from shorts and t-shirt weather to parkas and snow boots almost on a... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:05:33 EST Area sports schedule http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151372540/Area-sports-schedule Here is this week's area sports schedule.Thursday, Jan. 22Girls basketballSummers County at Wyoming East, 7 p.m.Friday, Jan. 23Boys basketball Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:20:32 EST Lady Renegades stay positive with win http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151404525/Lady-Renegades-stay-positive-with-win Accentuate the positive, an old song says.That's what Westside's Lady Renegades are doing, according to head coach Jamie Lusk. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:20:31 EST WHS on road, East at home tonight http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151399204/WHS-on-road-East-at-home-tonight Westside visits Greater Beckley Christian in high school basketball tonight.The AA No. 4 Renegades and Class A No. 2 GBC first played last year, a thrilled Westside won in the waning seconds. Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:30:33 EST AP poll: East girls new No. 1 http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151389799/AP-poll:-East-girls-new-No.-1 The AP's new girls high school basketall poll has Wyoming East as the new No. 1 in AA.The Lady Warriors were 3-0 last week and improved to 12-0 overall. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:00:31 EST Coaches poll: East girls No. 2 http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151373598/Coaches-poll:-East-girls-No.-2 Wyoming East has moved up to No. 2 in the Coaches Association girls basketball poll.The Lady Warriors, 12-0, traded places with Fairmont Senior, which is now No. 3. Last week, East was No. 3 and Fairmont Senior was No. 2. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:10:31 EST Westside, East to meet in BAC http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151369156/Westside-East-to-meet-in-BAC Westside and Wyoming East will battle in the opening round of the Big Atlantic Classic this year on Jan. 27The AA No. 3 Renegades already own a 70-53 victory over the Warriors in a game played on Jan. 9. Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:05:33 EST Renegades defeat Bluefield http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151360042/Renegades-defeat-Bluefield Westside pulled away in the second half and went on to down Bluefield, 71-57, on Friday night at the Brush Fork Armory. Sat, 17 Jan 2015 16:15:32 EST Warriors beat Summers County http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151360179/Warriors-beat-Summers-County Wyoming East jumped on top in the first quarter and went on to beat Summers County, 76-58, on Friday night at Hinton. Sat, 17 Jan 2015 16:15:31 EST Lady Warriors improve to 11-0 http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151344965/Lady-Warriors-improve-to-11-0 Wyoming East pitched shut outs in two quarters on its way to a lopsided win over Independence. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:55:31 EST Renegades, Warriors on the road http://independentherald.com/news/sports/151339171/Renegades-Warriors-on-the-road Westside heads to Bluefield and Wyoming East visits Summers County in boys basketball this evening.The AA No. 3 Renegades, 8-1, defeated the Beavers, 79-49, on Dec. 16. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:30:34 EST