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WVU catcher’s little brother is ‘my rock’

Posted: Apr 27 2017 - 10:57 PM

GRANVILLE — When Ivan Gonzalez takes the field April 28 for his No. 25 WVU baseball team’s game, against Oklahoma, a little boy in Round Rock, Texas, will scrutinize his every move.“That guy is my rock,” said Gonzalez, whose Mountaineers (2...

WVU roundup: 1B Cramer a CLASS finalist

Posted: Apr 27 2017 - 9:55 PM

MORGANTOWN — Senior first baseman Jackson Cramer was named a finalist for the 2017 Senior CLASS Award.An acronym for Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School, the Senior CLASS Award focuses on the total student-athlete and...

Golfers last at Big 12 tourney

Posted: Apr 26 2017 - 7:32 PM

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — On a cold and windy day, the WVU golf team completed its second-ever Big 12 championship at Prairie Dunes Country Club and finished last among the 10 teams.The Mountaineers shot 35 over par in the fourth round April 26 an...

WVU tennis team in Oklahoma for Big 12 tourney

Posted: Apr 27 2017 - 9:35 AM

MORGANTOWN — The Mountaineers are in Norman, Oklahoma, April 27 for the first round of the Big 12 tourney.WVU takes on Kansas (12-9). Sophomore Anastasia Rychagova leads the Jayhawks in singles play (9-4). The tandem of Tess Bernard-Feigenb...

Koenders set to join WVU rifle team

Posted: Apr 27 2017 - 9:31 AM

MORGANTOWN — Coach Jon Hammond announced that David Koenders will join the reigning NCAA champions next season.A native of Mossautal, Germany, Koenders is the reigning European Junior Champion in 10-meter air rifle mixed team and a six-time...

WVU receiver Gibson psyched for NFL draft

Posted: Apr 26 2017 - 7:47 PM

MORGANTOWN — Shelton Gibson heard the question ad nauseam this winter: Did you submit your paper work to the NFL for a draft grade? The former WVU receiver shook his head every time.“I feel like I can go out there and do what I can if I put...

WVU golfers struggle in third round of Big 12 tournament

Posted: Apr 26 2017 - 7:11 AM

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The Mountaineers struggled in the third round at Prairie Dunes Country Club.WVU made a 35-stroke improvement from the first day with a second-round score of 294, but went on to shoot 319 in the third round and finish the...

Mountaineers top Va. Tech in baseball

Posted: Apr 25 2017 - 11:59 PM

BLACKSBURG, Va. — A six-run fourth inning and a dominant bullpen propelled the No. 25 WVU baseball team to an 8-6 victory at Virginia Tech on April 25. The Mountaineers (24-15) trailed, 5-0, early, but responded with six runs in the fourth,...

WVU to install new video board at stadium

Posted: Apr 26 2017 - 7:09 AM

MORGANTOWN — The athletic department will install a Daktronics 13 HD video board this summer in the north end zone at Milan Puskar Stadium, completing the project in time for the football season. The new board will work in conjunction with...