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Maids Fall to Lady Colts 59-54 on Senior Night

By Tom Hall
Sports Writer

The 2016-17 Lewis County Maids varsity basketball team hosted Senior Night last week on Wednesday, Feb. 8.
Alexis Rumbach, a four year performer at Lewis County High School was honored during pre game ceremonies.
The Lady Colts and Maids then hooked up for a Big Ten contest that would be back and forth the whole night. The Lady Colts would hold the lead after one quarter of play as they would outscore the Maids 17-14 in the first quarter.
Sarah Post would score 10 points in the first quarter for the Maids. The second quarter would see Lewis County even things up as they outscore Philip Barbour 18-15 in the quarter to send the game to the halftime break tied at 32-32.

Lady Patriots Varsity Claim East Fairmont Title

By Tom Hall
Sports Writer

The 2016-17 Robert L. Bland Lady Patriots varsity basketball team was on the road last week when they participated in the East Fairmont Invitational Tournament.
The Lady Patriots would open up tournament play with an opening round with Taylor County.
Robert L. Bland and Taylor County would be involved a close match up from beginning to end. The Lady Patriots would hold a slim 5-4 lead after one quarter of play.
Robert Bland would hold that one point edge going into the halftime break as both teams would score 4 points each in the second quarter.

Lady Patriots Junior Varsity Get Title at East Fairmont

By Tom Hall
Sports Writer

The Lady Patriots 6th-7th grade basketball team traveled to East Fairmont on Wednesday, Feb. 8, to take on Taylor County in the first round of the East Fairmont Invitational
The Lady Patriots would ride the deadly shooting of Brooke Butcher and roll to a 23-15 opening round victory. Emma Post had 5 points and Abby Hartley added 2 points but the night belonged to Butcher as she scorched the nets for 16 points including two three pointers.
"She was totally in shooting mode," stated Coach Pratt. "She outscored Taylor County by
Elleonna Stump and Jaelyn Romans had 8 rebounds each.
The Lady Patriots would travel back to Fairmont on Friday, Feb. 10, to take on the talented Fairmont East Hornets 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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