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67th Annual Stars of Tomorrow Tournament Bouncing Forward in Weston

By Tom Hall
Sports Writer

A long time staple on the annual sports calendar in Lewis County got underway this past weekend as the Lewis County Youth Basketball Association's Stars of Tomorrow Basketball Tournament, kicking off with action held at the Robert L. Bland Gym.
This year's tournament is the 67th Annual Tournament held as many of youth boys and girls have participated in the annual Lewis County event.
This year's tournament got underway on Saturday, Feb. 18 when the 8th seeded Trotters with a record of 4-9 faced the 9th seeded Knicks with a record of 0-13.

Two Lewis County wrestlers qualify for states

By Joey Kittle
The Record Delta

BRIDGEPORT — A pair of Lewis County wrestlers
qualified for the state tournament at Saturday's Class
AA-A Region 2 Championships held at Bridgeport High
School.
Junior Hunter Mitchell
captured the regional title in the 145-pound weight class
and sophomore Ryan Metzgar placed fourth at 285.
Both will now travel to
Huntington for the state meet, which will be held Thursday through Saturday at the Civic Center.

Lady Patriots Win Championship Game at Tournament

By Tom Hall
Sports Writer

The Lady Patriots won their third championship of the season at Tygarts Valley.
The Lady Patriots 6th-7th grade basketball team finished their season as they participated in the Tygarts Valley Invitational on Wednesday and Thursday Feb. 15 and 16.
The Lady Patriots took on Marlinton in the first round. The Lady Patriots defense would shine, holding Marlinton to 4 field goals and roll to a 39-9 victory. Brooke Butcher led the way with 9 points and Jaelyn Romans added 6 points.
Abby Hartley and Emma Post chipped in 5 points each while Brianna Watson and Elleonna Stump tossed in 4 points each.
Jaiden Jenkins and Haley Burkhammer scored 2 points each and Ali Griffith and Brooklyn Golden added a foul shot. Jaelyn Romans, Briann Watson and Elleonna Stump grabbed 8 rebounds each.
"It was a great team win for us as Marlinton was a little inexperienced so every player saw a lot of action," stated Coach Pratt.
The Lady Patriots would take on the tall and talented Tygarts Valley Bulldogs on Thursday in the championship game.

2016-17 LCHS Minutemen Basketball Schedule

Dec. 6—Braxton County—Away—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 10—Buckhannon Upshur—Home—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 13—Liberty (Harrison)—Away—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 17—Nitro, Cardinal vs. Big Ten Challenge at Robert C. Byrd—11:00 a.m.
Dec. 20—East Fairmont—Away—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 28—Boarders Wars Tournament at Martinsburg—TBA
Dec. 29—Boarders Wars Tournament at Martinsburg—TBA
Jan. 3—Preston—Home—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 5—Lincoln—Home—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 10—Robert C. Byrd—Away—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 12—Grafton—Home—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 17—Bridgeport—Home—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 20—Wheeling Park—Away—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 24—Elkins—Home—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 26—East Fairmont—Away—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 28—Clay County—Home—TBA
Jan. 31—North Marion—Away—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 2—Buckhannon Upshur—Away—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 4—Nicholas County—Away—2:00 p.m.
Feb. 7—Philip Barbour—Away—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 14 Roane County—Away—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 23 Liberty (Harrison)—Home—7:30 p.m.

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2016-17 LCHS Maids Basketball Schedule

Dec. 2­—Braxton County—Away—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 5—Robert C. Byrd—Away—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 9—Fairmont Senior—Home—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 14—Liberty (Harrison)—Home—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 17—Nitro, Cardinal Big Ten Challenge at East Fairmont—Away—9:45 a.m.
Dec. 20—Nicholas County—Home—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 22—Elkins—Home—7:30 p.m.
Dec. 27—Roane County—Away—TBA
Dec. 30—Cameron—Home—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 4—Preston—Away—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 6—Lincoln—Away—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 11—Robert C. Byrd—Home—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 13—Grafton—Away—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 18—Bridgeport—Away—7:30 p.m.
Jan. 23—Notre Dame—Away—7:20 p.m.
Jan. 25—Elkins—Away—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 1—North Marion—Home—7: 30 p.m.
Feb. 3—Buckhannon Upshur—Away—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 6—Herbert Hoover—Home—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 8—Philip Barbour—Home—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 13—East Fairmont—Home—7:30 p.m.
Feb. 15—Clay County—Away—7:30 p.m.

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