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Minella Scores Lone Goal in Final Minute of Second; Wheeling Leads Series 3-0

Condon Incredible Again in 1-0 Game Three Win Video included

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Mike Condon did it again. For the fifth time in April and the eighth time this year, Condon was perfect between the pipes. With nine seconds remaining in the second period on Wednesday, Christiaan Minella gave the Wheeling Nailers the only goal they needed, as they edged the South Carolina Stingrays, 1-0 at WesBanco Arena. Wheeling now has a 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Series.A defensive and goaltending spectacle kept the game scoreless until the final second... More>>

St.Clairsville 8 Wheeling Central 1

St.C Baseball Sweeps Wheeling Central Video included

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St.Clairsville scored three runs in the first inning and five runs in the fifth on their way to an 8-1 win over Wheeling Central. The win gave the Red Devils a regular season sweep over the Maroon Knights. More>>

High Softball Softball; Wheeling Central, Buckeye Local Get Wins Video included

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Wheeling Central held off a stingy Shenandoah squad for a 6-5 win. The victory improved Central's mark to 17-1 on the season. Hannah Mozingo had a three-run triple and finished with four RBI. In Glen Dale, Buckeye Local got a three-run home run in the top of the first and made it stand-up as they defeated John Marshall 3-2. It was the second time in just four days the Lady Panthers defeated the Monarchs and by the same score. More>>

Sims Named Football Coach at Magnolia High School Video included

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Josh Sims is the new head football coach at Magnolia High School.Sims replaces Mark Batton, who he played for less than 10 years ago. Sims was the quarterback on the 2005 Blue Eagles' squad that advanced to the second round of the West Virginia Class AA Playoffs.After high school, Sims was a member of the West Virginia Mountaineer football team, when he played for the late Bill Stewart, a former WVU assistant coach and fellow New Martinsville native.Sims was an assistant coach at Magnolia las... More>>

Massey Wins It For Park Video included

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Jay Massey's RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning lifted Wheeling Park to a 7-6 win over Steubenville. Earlier in the inning Massey had scored the game tying run as a courtesy runner for Park catcher Eric Crow when Chalmer Moffett hit a double to left. Moffett finished the game with a two-run homerun and three RBI. More>>

JM Sweeps Regular Season Series From Park Video included

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Hannah Rogerson hit a two-run homerun as John Marshall hammered Wheeling Park 9-2. In the fourth Rogerson knocked home two more runs for an 8-0 lead. With the win the lady Monarchs sweep the regular season series from the Patriots. More>>

Kuhnhackl Gives Nailers 2-0 Series Lead Video included

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NORTH CHARLESTON, SC- The Wheeling Nailers have made a habit of coming up with dramatic finishes in the playoffs at North Charleston Coliseum, and on Saturday night, they added another chapter to that novel. Tom Kuhnhackl broke a 2-2 tie with 9:53 gone by in overtime, as the Nailers took a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series, with a 3-2 victory.The Stingrays opened the scoring during the latter part of the first period, getting on the board in the series, while ending Mike Condon's shutout s... More>>

Condon Keeps Stingrays at Bay With 3-0 Shutout Video included

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Wheeling Takes Series Opener in South Carolina More>>

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  • Kuhnhackl's OT Goal is Game-Winner for Nailers

    Kuhnhackl's OT Goal is Game-Winner for Nailers

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:42:34 GMT
    The Wheeling Nailers have made a habit of coming up with dramatic finishes in the playoffs at North Charleston Coliseum, and on Saturday night, they added another chapter to that novel. Tom Kuhnhackl broke a 2-2 tie with 9:53 gone by in overtime, as the Nailers took a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series, with a 3-2 victory.The Stingrays opened the scoring during the latter part of the first period, getting on the board in the series, while ending Mike Condon's shutout streak at 154:20. The ...
    The Wheeling Nailers have made a habit of coming up with dramatic finishes in the playoffs at North Charleston Coliseum, and on Saturday night, they added another chapter to that novel. Tom Kuhnhackl broke a 2-2 tie with 9:53 gone by in overtime, as the Nailers took a 2-0 lead in the best-of-seven series, with a 3-2 victory.The Stingrays opened the scoring during the latter part of the first period, getting on the board in the series, while ending Mike Condon's shutout streak at 154:20. The ...
  • Big Plays Highlight Black and Gold Game

    Big Plays Highlight Black and Gold Game

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:53 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:53:40 GMT
    Returning sophomore quarterback Dylan LaGarde opened Thursday night's Black and Gold Game with a 58-yard pass to transfer wide receiver Anton McCallum, setting up the first touchdown of an entertaining
    Returning sophomore quarterback Dylan LaGarde opened Thursday night's Black and Gold Game with a 58-yard pass to transfer wide receiver Anton McCallum, setting up the first touchdown of an entertaining
  • Basinger Shuts Down Lady Cadets

    Basinger Shuts Down Lady Cadets

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:48:12 GMT
    Madison Basinger went the distance in the circle as Wheeling Central beat Linsly 7-0. Basinger allowed just one hit while striking out eight with no walks. The Maroon Knights are 13-1 on the season.
    Wheeling Central 7 Linsly 0
  • Condon Earns Two ECHL Awards in April

    Condon Earns Two ECHL Awards in April

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:56:27 GMT
    The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Montreal Canadiens, are excited to announce a pair of league honors. Goaltender Mike Condon has been named Warrior Hockey ECHL
    Wheeling Netminder Grabs ECHL Rookie of the Month & ECHL Goaltender of the Month
  • St.Johns Lady Irish Stay Unbeaten

    St.Johns Lady Irish Stay Unbeaten

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:03:50 GMT
    St.Johns improved to 9-0 by taking a pair from Bishop Donahue 10-1 and 13-0. In game one, Hannah Absalom went the distance while striking out 10. She also hit a two-run homerun had a double and finished
    St.Johns 10 Bishop Donahue 1  / St.Johns 13 Bishop Donahue 0
  • Park Softball Holds Off St.Clairsville

    Park Softball Holds Off St.Clairsville

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:58 PM EDT2014-04-17 02:58:27 GMT
    Keleigh Sidon hit a three-run homerun and Kat Donzella hit a solo shot as Wheeling Park downed St.Clairsville 7-5. The Patriots are now 7-3 on the season, St.Clairsville slips to 5-5.
    Wheeling Park 7 St.Clairsville 5
  • Jesuit Baseball Drops A pair To Urbana

    Jesuit Baseball Drops A pair To Urbana

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:21 PM EDT2014-04-17 01:21:16 GMT
    The Wheeling Jesuit baseball team dropped a mid-week Mountain East Conference double header to the visiting Urbana Blue Knights at Consol Energy Park in Washington, PA on Wednesday. Falling in a close
    The Wheeling Jesuit baseball team dropped a mid-week Mountain East Conference double header to the visiting Urbana Blue Knights at Consol Energy Park in Washington, PA on Wednesday. Falling in a close
  • Park Girls Lacrosse Falls To Trinity, Pa.

    Park Lacrosse Falls To Trinity, Pa.

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:12:45 GMT
    In girls high school lacrosse, Wheeling Park fell to Trinity, PA on senior night 15-11.
    Trinity, PA 15 Wheeling Park 11
  • Boys Lacrosse; Park Wins At Morgantown

    Boys Lacrosse; Park Wins At Morgantown

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:03:42 GMT
    In Boys High School Lacrosse , Wheeling Park won at Morgantown 12-5 Tuesday night for their first ever win against the Mohigans. Alex Rouse led the Patriots attack with six goals. Long Pole defender Seth
    Wheeling Park 12 Morgantown 5
  • Ohio State Football Schedule

    Ohio State Football Schedule

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:10 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:10:36 GMT
    ABC/ESPN revealed its 2014 Big Ten Conference schedule of primetime games on its networks and the Ohio State Buckeyes will be televised on half of those network's six Big Ten night games this season.
    ABC/ESPN revealed its 2014 Big Ten Conference schedule of primetime games on its networks and the Ohio State Buckeyes will be televised on half of those network's six Big Ten night games this season.
  • Nailers Release Playoff Roster

    Nailers Release Playoff Roster

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:09 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:09:23 GMT
    The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Montreal Canadiens, have announced their roster for the 2014 Kelly Cup Playoffs. The roster consists of 20 active players, one
    The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Montreal Canadiens, have announced their roster for the 2014 Kelly Cup Playoffs. The roster consists of 20 active players, one
  • WJU Rugby 7s Takes Third at U. Buffalo Tournament

    WJU Rugby 7s Takes Third at U. Buffalo Tournament

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:53 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:53:49 GMT
    The Wheeling Jesuit rugby squad kicked off their spring sevens season with a third-place finish at the SUNY-Buffalo leg of Empire Rugby Conference sevens series.   The Cardinals picked up wins over the
    The Wheeling Jesuit rugby squad kicked off their spring sevens season with a third-place finish at the SUNY-Buffalo leg of Empire Rugby Conference sevens series.   The Cardinals picked up wins over the
  • Jesuit Men's Lacrosse Upset Win Turning Heads Around the Country

    Jesuit Men's Lacrosse Upset Win Turning Heads Around the Country

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 8:41 PM EDT2014-04-16 00:41:35 GMT
    The Wheeling Jesuit men's lacrosse team is turning heads across the country after soundly defeating the #8 Seton Hill Griffins 18-12 at Seton Hill on Saturday in a game that potentially could have eliminated
    The Wheeling Jesuit men's lacrosse team is turning heads across the country after soundly defeating the #8 Seton Hill Griffins 18-12 at Seton Hill on Saturday in a game that potentially could have eliminated
  • Morgantown Takes Down Park

    Morgantown Takes Down Park

    Monday, April 14 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-04-15 03:49:29 GMT
    Morgantown scored four runs in the fourth as the Mohigans held onto to beat Wheeling Park 4-3. The Patriots would score three times in the bottom of the sixth, but could not get any closer. Eric Crow had
    Morgantown 4 Wheeling Park 3
  • Wheeling Jesuit Baseball Swept by Concord

    Wheeling Jesuit Baseball Swept by Concord

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:44:02 GMT
    The Wheeling Jesuit baseball team was swept aside soundly in a weekend series against the Concord Mountain Lions, dropping the third and fourth games in Sunday's double-header 9-0, and 7-0. WJU dropped
    Concord 7 Wheeling Jesuit 0 Game 2
  • Nailers to Meet StingRays in Kelly Cup Playoffs

    Nailers to Meet StingRays in Kelly Cup Playoffs

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:25 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:25:08 GMT
    The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Montreal Canadiens, have announced their opponent and schedule for the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Round of the 2014 Kelly
    The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Montreal Canadiens, have announced their opponent and schedule for the Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Round of the 2014 Kelly
  • Condon Posts Record Sixth Shutout in Regular Season Finale

    Condon Posts Record Sixth Shutout in Regular Season Finale

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:25 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:25:08 GMT
    Last weekend, Mike Condon was named the Defensive Most Valuable Player for the Wheeling Nailers, and the month of April capped off a dominant regular season for the rookie goaltender. On Saturday night,
    Last weekend, Mike Condon was named the Defensive Most Valuable Player for the Wheeling Nailers, and the month of April capped off a dominant regular season for the rookie goaltender. On Saturday night,
  • West Liberty Baseball Sweeps Weekend with UVA-Wise

    West Liberty Baseball Sweeps Weekend with UVA-Wise

    Sunday, April 13 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-04-14 03:20:51 GMT
    The West Liberty baseball team swept a four-game weekend series from the University of Virginia at Wise, by winning both games of a double-header on Sunday at Kovalick Field.Jon-Michael Brunner provided
    UVA-Wise 0 West Liberty 1
  • Ferry Softball Sweeps Brooke

    Ferry Softball Sweeps Brooke

    Saturday, April 12 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-04-13 03:36:14 GMT
    The Martins Ferry softball team won a double-header on Saturday against the visiting Brooke Bruins by scores of 4-3 and 5-2.The Bruins took a late lead in Game 1, only to let the Purple Riders' scratch
    Brooke 3 Martins Ferry 4
  • Wheeling Park Girls Win Dick Dei Classic

    Wheeling Park Girls Win Dick Dei Classic

    Saturday, April 12 2014 8:56 PM EDT2014-04-13 00:56:59 GMT
    The Wheeling Park girls dominated the field events en route to winning the annual Dick Dei Track Classic at Wheeling Park High School.The meet is named after the late Dick Dei, who was a former coach,
    The Wheeling Park girls dominated the field events en route to winning the annual Dick Dei Track Classic at Wheeling Park High School.The meet is named after the late Dick Dei, who was a former coach,
  • Cyclones Take Weekend Opener

    Cyclones Take Weekend Opener

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:04:37 GMT
    The Wheeling Nailers will have to wait until the final day of the regular season to find out where they will land in the Eastern Conference Standings. On Friday night, Wheeling fell to the Cincinnati
    Cyclones 6 Nailers 3
  • WJU Women’s LAX Tops Findlay in Thriller

    WJU Women’s LAX Tops Findlay in Thriller

    Friday, April 11 2014 9:28 PM EDT2014-04-12 01:28:06 GMT
    The Wheeling Jesuit Women's Lacrosse team took a tense 16-15 come-from-behind victory over the Findlay Oilers Friday afternoon on WJU's new Bishop Schmitt Field in a game that saw seven lead changes.   The
    Wheeling Jesuit 16 Findlay 15
  • Wheeling Central Softball Now 12-0

    Wheeling Central Softball Now 12-0

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:01 PM EDT2014-04-11 03:01:22 GMT
    Wheeling Central softball improved to 12-0 on the season with their win over Linsly. The Lady Maroon Knights downed the Lady Cadets 9-1.
    Wheeling Central softball improved to 12-0 on the season with their win over Linsly. The Lady Maroon Knights downed the Lady Cadets 9-1.
  • Madonna Takes Down Central

    Madonna Takes Down Central

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:57 PM EDT2014-04-11 02:57:35 GMT
    Madonna broke open a 4-4 game with Wheeling Central with a four run fourth to take the lead for good. The Blue Dons never looked back and went on to win 10-6. Wil Bowser got the scoring started in the
    Madonna 10 Wheeling Central 6
  • Park Debuts At Home With Win

    Park Debuts At Home With Win

    Thursday, April 10 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-04-11 02:52:42 GMT
    Chalmer Moffett had a homerun,  double and 2 RBI while Michael Grove added a double, two singles and 3 RBI in Park's 10-3 win over Brooke. Justice Jackson got the win on the mound and was also 3-4 at the
    Wheeling Park 10 Brooke 3
  • Brooke Hammers Weir

    Brooke Hammers Weir

    Monday, March 3 2014 11:42 AM EST2014-03-03 16:42:36 GMT
    The Brooke Bruins took care of the Weir High Red Riders Friday night. Brooke won going away 78-37
    Brooke 78 Weir 37
  • Park Handles Brooke; Will Play For 5A OVAC Title

    Park Handles Brooke; Will Play For 5A OVAC Title

    Monday, March 3 2014 11:42 AM EST2014-03-03 16:42:36 GMT
    Wheeling Park advanced to the OVAC 5A championship with their 72-52 win over Brooke. The Patriots where led by Toddy Goodwin-Rowe and his 21 points. Ryan Reinbeau scored 16 and Phillip Bledsoe added 15.
    Wheeling Park 72 Brooke 52
  • Wheeling's Tush Wins State Hoop Shoot Title

    Wheeling's Tush Wins State Hoop Shoot Title

    Thursday, February 27 2014 2:22 PM EST2014-02-27 19:22:05 GMT
    Wheeling's Trevin Tush won the West Virginia Elks Hoop Shoot Competition at Capital High School in Charleston in the 12-13 age division.Tush, 12, a sixth-grader at Wheeling Middle School, made 23 of 25
    Wheeling's Trevin Tush won the West Virginia Elks Hoop Shoot Competition at Capital High School in Charleston in the 12-13 age division.Tush, 12, a sixth-grader at Wheeling Middle School, made 23 of 25
  • UL Now 13-0

    UL Now 13-0

    Wednesday, January 22 2014 11:03 PM EST2014-01-23 04:03:04 GMT
    Union Local continued their record setting start to the season with their 13th straight win, 86-55 over Buckeye Local. The Jets are a perfect 13-0. UL had five players in double-figures led by Kaleb McDiffit
    Union Local 86 Buckeye Local 55
  • Scott Holt Named New Cameron Football Coach

    Scott Holt Named New Cameron Football Coach

    Tuesday, January 14 2014 11:02 PM EST2014-01-15 04:02:30 GMT
    Scott Holt has been named the new Cameron head football coach. Holt replaces long-time  head coach Jim Rogers who retired after this past season. Holt has served as Cameron's defensive coordinator for
    Holt replaces Jim Rogers
  • Magnolia Hands Central First Loss

    Magnolia Hands Central First Loss

    Friday, January 10 2014 11:48 PM EST2014-01-11 04:48:07 GMT
    Preston Boswell scored a game-high 27 points as Magnolia handed Wheeling Central their first loss 82-71. After starting the season 0-3 , the Blue Eagles have now won three in a row. Central is now 5-1,
    Magnolia 82 Wheeling Central 71
  • Brooke Boys Win at St.Clairsville

    Brooke Boys Win at St.Clairsville

    Saturday, December 14 2013 11:50 PM EST2013-12-15 04:50:17 GMT
    The Brooke Bruins went into Jenkins Gymnasium in St.Clairsville and defeated the Red Devils 52-41.Anthony Barnhart had 15 points, and Thomas Cole added 13, as the Bruins snapped St.Clairsville's 43-game
    Brooke 51 St.Clairsville 41
  • West Liberty Adding Lights to Russek Field

    West Liberty Adding Lights to Russek Field

    Wednesday, July 31 2013 11:58 AM EDT2013-07-31 15:58:08 GMT
    Thanks to the generosity of alumnus Gary E. West, the West Liberty University athletic department will have an artificial lighting system in place at historic Russek Field in time for the start of the
    Thanks to the generosity of alumnus Gary E. West, the West Liberty University athletic department will have an artificial lighting system in place at historic Russek Field in time for the start of the
  • Harrison Central Game Washed Out, Will Be Played Friday

    Harrison Central Game Washed Out, Will Be Played Friday

    Thursday, June 6 2013 2:35 PM EDT2013-06-06 18:35:10 GMT
    The Harrison Central vs Jonathan Alder Division 2 state semi-final baseball game was washed out on Thursday. The teams will play Friday at 10 a.m. at Huntington Park in Columbus.
    The Harrison Central vs Jonathan Alder Division 2 state semi-final baseball game was washed out on Thursday. The teams will play Friday at 10 a.m. at Huntington Park in Columbus.
  • WTRF Sports Zone High School Football Previews Scheduled

    WTRF Sports Zone High School Football Previews Scheduled

    Friday, August 16 2013 11:42 AM EDT2013-08-16 15:42:30 GMT
    WTRF has announced the following schedule for the upcoming high school football preview specials. The previews will run during the time of the newscast listed below:Monday, August 12 - Oak Glen: 5 a.m.
    WTRF has announced the following schedule for the upcoming high school football preview specials. The previews will run during the time of the newscast listed below:Monday, August 12 - Oak Glen: 5 a.m.
  • Nailers Season Set to Start This Weekend

    Nailers Season Set to Start This Weekend

    Monday, October 14 2013 4:39 PM EDT2013-10-14 20:39:18 GMT
    The 22nd season of professional hockey opens in Wheeling on Friday night at the Wheeling Nailers host the Elmira Jackals.Face-off is set for 7 p.m.The Nailers will go with rookie goaltender Mike Condon,
    The 22nd season of professional hockey opens in Wheeling on Friday night at the Wheeling Nailers host the Elmira Jackals.Face-off is set for 7 p.m.The Nailers will go with rookie goaltender Mike Condon,