Duke advances to super regional after 4-1 win over Texas A&M

Texas A&ran out of ninth-inning miracles. Duke continued to be a surprise.

Local Sports

St. Albans beats Hurricane 5-0 to win Class AAA state title
Hurricane had a prime opportunity to score in the first inning of Sundays Class title game against St.
June 3, 2019 - 12:18 am
Moorefield beats Charleston Catholic 4-2 to win Class A state title
When Charleston Catholics Thomas Blaydes struck out Moorefields Grant Keller in the fourth inning of Sundays Class title game, it looked as though it would mark the second out of the inning.
June 3, 2019 - 12:11 am
Asa Lacy, Hunter Coleman lead Texas A&M to 11-2 win over Fordham
Spotted a five-run lead before he ever threw a single pitch, Asa Lacy said he felt no pressure.
June 1, 2019 - 7:05 pm
Regional notebook: Fordham's Jake Baker gets hit twice in face in fifth inning
Fordham left fielder Jake Baker became an unfortunate ball magnet in the top of the fifth inning.
June 1, 2019 - 12:52 am
Ben Gross helps lead Duke to 8-5 win over Texas A&M in Morgantown regional
Already armed with a degree in economics from Princeton University, Ben Gross could already be making money using his right arm punching up numbers on a calculator.
May 31, 2019 - 9:12 pm
Morgantown High baseball coach Mark McCarty resigns
Longtime Morgantown High baseball coach Mark McCarty has submitted his resignation.
May 30, 2019 - 9:50 pm
Trinity girls' basketball team must replace 7 contributors with no incoming freshmen
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. This offseason is a case of deja vu for Trinity Christian girls basketball coach Mike Baldy.
May 28, 2019 - 11:38 pm
Column: Prep season full of highs, close calls for local teams
When the Clay-Battelle softball team walked off the field Thursday at the state tournament in Vienna, it marked the end of the sports calendar for the 2018-19 school year in Monongalia County.
May 25, 2019 - 10:08 pm
Clay-Battelle softball team caps off historic season with plenty of milestones
Its always tough to end a season with a loss, but sometimes the milestones achieved along the way are the real victories.
May 24, 2019 - 11:29 pm
Hurricane routs George Washington 11-5 to win fifth straight Class AAA state title
Hurricane softball coach Meghan Stevens expected George Washington to get off to a strong start Thursday in the Class championship.
May 23, 2019 - 10:42 pm

WVU Sports

Column: Add one more chapter to West Virginia athletics' story of heartache
Gut punch. All-timer.You could discuss where West Virginias 11-10 loss on Sunday against Texas A&ranks among the athletics long history of setting their fans up with hope only to pull the rug out faster than Bryce Blaums walk-off grand slam left Monongalia County Ballpark.
June 2, 2019 - 9:37 pm
Texas A&M hits walk-off grand slam to eliminate West Virginia from NCAA tournament
As Bryce Blaums fly ball went up and up, West Virginias players fell down to the ground in despair.
June 2, 2019 - 8:33 pm
Regional notebook: Randy Mazey, West Virginia fan ejected vs. Duke
All the good vibes from West Virginias first postseason home game in 64 years evaporated in the third inning of the second game as both Randy Mazey and a Mountaineer fan were ejected following replay reviews.
June 2, 2019 - 12:46 am
Bryce Jarvis, Duke blank Mountaineers 4-0
It began with West Virginia center fielder Brandon White crashing into the wall.
June 2, 2019 - 12:40 am
After headfirst dive into wall, Brandon White says he's fine
In the end, Brandon White was less concerned with how the aftermath of his headfirst dive into the center field wall looked and more disappointed that he didnt make the catch.
June 1, 2019 - 11:48 pm
West Virginia moves on after 6-2 win over Fordham
Now that theyve made history, the Mountaineers are making sure they prolong it.
June 1, 2019 - 12:56 am
Helmet props up West Virginia homer hitters
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Home-run headwear became a thing in the West Virginia dugout this spring, and if the fusion of Mountaineer-meets-Viking seems random, thats because it is.
May 31, 2019 - 11:40 am
As Mon County Ballpark prepares for regional, Hawley Field memories still fresh
GRANVILLE, They didnt have to move a mountain to build Mon County Ballpark they just had to build into the side of one after filling the abandoned mine that once occupied the area.
May 30, 2019 - 11:24 pm
Paul McIntosh has flashed a big bat for West Virginia
Next season, Paul McIntosh figures to become West Virginias everyday catcher.
May 30, 2019 - 8:46 pm
West Virginia doesn't mind playing underdog role, even as a No. 1 seed
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. Its easy to find a sports team that claims no one believes in us.
May 30, 2019 - 8:27 pm