Best of the Best: Week 4

Lots to choose from this week, but here are my five picks for the best of the best games to keep an eye on in the MSAC and Cardinal Conference this week 1. Capital at Cabell Midland Knights Stadium, Ona This is always a big one. Capital and Cabell Midland know each other well from … “Best of the Best: Week 4”

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TVB Power 5s – Week 4

Big games between top teams in all three classes highlight this week’s slate of games. Class AAA 1. Martinsburg Record: 3-0 Last week: W Liberty Christian (Va.) 45-9 This week: vs. Spring Mills 2. Huntington Record: 3-0 Last week: W George Washington 35-17 This week: vs. Parkersburg 3. Capital Record: 2-1 Last week: W Parkersburg … “TVB Power 5s – Week 4”

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Best of the Best: Week 3

Two weeks down, nine weeks to go in the 2017 West Virginia high school football season. As we do every week, let’s take a look at five games to watch coming up this week in the Mountain State Athletic Conference and the Cardinal Conference. All games are on Friday unless noted. 1. Hurricane at Cabell … “Best of the Best: Week 3”

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Best of the Best: Week 2

Week 1 is in the books, let’s turn our focus to some of the big games coming up this week in the MSAC and Cardinal Conference. 1. Spring Valley at Huntington Bob Sang Stadium, Huntington – Friday Last year’s MSAC champ and Class AAA state runner-up visits my current No. 2 team in Class AAA. … “Best of the Best: Week 2”

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Best of the Best: Week 1

Each week I am going to pick a handful of games featuring Cardinal Conference and Mountain State Athletic Conference football teams to shine a spotlight on for any number of reasons. I will endeavor to put this feature out each Thursday, but since this is Week 1 and there are games on Thursday you’re getting … “Best of the Best: Week 1”

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The Varsity Show: Week 1 preview

Prep football starts this week at stadiums around West Virginia and The Varsity Show has you covered for all the big games coming up. On this episode: – Tom Bragg and Ryan Pritt look at some Week 1 matchups – The boys throw out some names that they are keeping an eye on this season- … “The Varsity Show: Week 1 preview”

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TVB 2017 Preseason Power 5s

New for 2017, here is The Varsity Blog’s Preseason Power 5 for Class AAA, Class AA and Class A prep football in West Virginia. The old sportswriters poll is dead because you (I) can’t rely on the sportswriters from around the state to send in a ballot each week. The other statewide poll has a … “TVB 2017 Preseason Power 5s”

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Throwback Thursday: 2003 AAA football state title game

AKA The Mud Bowl, AKA The Gum Game, AKA probably the reason they put turf down at Wheeling Island Stadium. Fun game here with a bunch of big names from the past. On the Martinsburg side, there’s two-time Kennedy Award Winner Brandon Barrett, all-everything quarterback Nate Sowers, the awesome orange helmets I wish they had … “Throwback Thursday: 2003 AAA football state title game”

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