COEBURN — Eastside has a different look in comparison to last season’s run to the VHSL Class 1 state championship game.
GATE CITY — Gate City used a strong outside-inside game and the all-around play of Sarah Thompson Thursday to pull away from Sullivan East for a non-district win.
Other players earning individual recognition on the 2018 Times News All-Southwest Virginia football team were J.I. Burton’s Derrick Allen, Ridgeview’s Alijah Sproles, Union’s Brandon Bunch and Abingdon’s Ethan Roark.
WISE — Virginia-Wise’s J.K. Cummings hit the biggest shot of her collegiate basketball career against West Virginia State Wednesday night.
The Union girls opened basketball season Tuesday night with 60-25 nondistrict win over Rye Cove in which the Lady Bears forced the Lady Eagles into 24 turnovers.
The start of high school basketball season in Southwest Virginia means there will be plenty of hoops tournaments around the region until the end of the year.
As it is every season, optimism is high within the Ridgeview girls basketball program. Wolfpack coach Donnie Frazier would have it no other way.
Virginia-Wise men’s basketball coach Blake Mellinger had little problem in pointing to the primary reason for his team’s 87-77 nonconference loss to Lincoln Memorial.
After a run all the way to the VHSL Class 1 championship game and a 26-4 record last season, Eastside coach Patrick Damron is looking for big things again from his team,
Wise Central opened play in the annual Candace Rakes Memorial Jamboree with a win over Galax, the Region 1C runner-up from a year ago.