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Nehlen, Beamer captains for WVU-Va. Tech

Posted: Aug 22 2017 - 10:29 PM

MORGANTOWN — The last time Don Nehlen and Frank Beamer stood across from each other at Mountaineer Field was on a brisk November day in 1999.Nehlen, the head coach of the WVU football team, looked to upset national championship-hopeful Virg...

WVU roundup: Big 12 honors goalie Foster

Posted: Aug 22 2017 - 8:42 PM

MORGANTOWN — Off a stellar showing in the top-ranked WVU Mountaineers’ season-opening women’s soccer win, at No. 5 Georgetown, sophomore goalkeeper Rylee Foster was named the Big 12 Conference Defensive Player of the Week.Foster stopped sev...

Avery makes most of unexpected opportunity in ’16

Posted: Aug 21 2017 - 10:50 PM

MORGANTOWN — When Dravon Askew-Henry went down with a knee injury during fall camp last year, it threw a kink into the plans WVU assistant coach Matt Caponi had for his safeties.Needing a new free safety to replace Askew-Henry, Caponi had...

WVU midfielder Arslan craves more goals this season

Posted: Aug 20 2017 - 10:32 PM

MORGANTOWN — Jad Arslan vows to be ticked off if he doesn’t tickle the back of the net with more of his shots this season.The WVU men’s soccer senior was a 2016 Mid-American Conference (MAC) distinguished scholar-athlete honoree, so he comp...

Gotterba glad she stuck it out with WVU volleyball

Posted: Aug 20 2017 - 10:27 PM

MORGANTOWN — Gianna Gotterba often wonders how she made it through the turbulent times in the WVU volleyball program.A coaching change less than a month after her freshman season concluded. Teammates arriving and departing at a bewildering...

Sills finds a home back at WVU as a wide receiver

Posted: Aug 19 2017 - 7:14 PM

MORGANTOWN — As a 13-year-old kid in Maryland, David Sills became a national story when he verbally committed to then-Southern California head coach Lane Kiffin as a middle-schooler with hopes of being the next great Trojans quarterback....

Durante announces transfer to Florida Atlantic

Posted: Aug 19 2017 - 3:20 PM

MORGANTOWN — Wide receiver Jovon Durante announced Aug. 19 that he was transferring from WVU to Florida Atlantic. Durante’s status was in question when he hadn’t shown up to fall camp.According to Durante’s Twitter, “First off I want to tha...

Mountaineers moving on minus star Piatczyc

Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 9:10 PM

MORGANTOWN — WVU lost what coach Marlon LeBlanc called “the heart and soul” of its men’s soccer team when senior midfielder Joey Piatczyc sustained a season-ending knee injury training with teammates before camp began.“Joey was one of a han...

Stadium upgraded for WVU football home opener

Posted: Aug 18 2017 - 9:02 PM

MORGANTOWN — The WVU football home-opener against East Carolina is three weeks away, on Sept. 9, and with the season approaching, renovations to the West Concourse of Milan Puskar Stadium are nearing completion. The work done is meant to ma...