Footballing: The 2017 Helmet and Uniform Project

Here’s the idea: Let’s use this post as a place to wrangle all the uniform and helmet updates in West Virginia high school football this summer. Tweet photos of any new or updated gear to me or @GazMailPreps¬†and I’ll do my best to get this post updated. All updates will be noted. Mingo Central Mingo … “Footballing: The 2017 Helmet and Uniform Project”

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Footballing: Dragging ourselves through another endless July

Hi gang. It’s July – the black hole for prep football after the summer practice period but not quite time for the actual season to get started. I love cookouts and fireworks, but after the 4th I’m always ready to get football season going. Lucky for us Rick Ryan (and myself to a much, much, … “Footballing: Dragging ourselves through another endless July”

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Footballing: The I-64 O-Line Corridor

We are seeing a lot more West Virginia kids receive recruiting interest from big-time Division 1 football programs, and if you have been following along then you have also probably noticed that a bunch of those players are offensive lineman, and almost all of them are from the same area. That area would be Cabell … “Footballing: The I-64 O-Line Corridor”

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Footballing: Favorite Gazette-Mail prep football photos from 2016

HAPPY WEST VIRGINIA DAY This one is simple: just a collection of some of my favorite prep football photos we shot last season. S/O¬†to the Gazette-Mail photo staff and former staffers Christian Tyler Randolph and Sam Owens. Those two took a lot of these. Presented in no particular order and chosen at random from my … “Footballing: Favorite Gazette-Mail prep football photos from 2016”

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