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Lady Urchins and Eagles win in tournament action ENTERPRISE – It was a matchup of east vs west at the West Union Round Robin Tournament on Friday night as East Union squared off with county rival West Union in the final two games of the night. The teams divided wins as East Union won the […]

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Ryder Willard was dominating on the mound against Falkner, allowing only one hit and striking out 14. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Willard shoots down Falkner in 1A playoffs

West Union sweeps series and advance to second round ENTERPRISE – Ryder Willard put on a pitching clinic on Saturday as he threw a one hitter and struck out 14 batters in a dominating performance on the mound. Willard also helped his cause with a single and two RBIs. “I told them before the game […]

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Gracen Conlee was named Player of the Year in Division 2-1A girls basketball. File photo.

Conlee, Thompson lead Division 2-1A basketball all-division honors

Conlee named Player of the Year in Division 2-1A Gracen Conlee of West Union was named girls Player of the Year for the 2015-2016 basketball season in Division 2-1A. Matt Thompson of West Union was named Coach of the Year for girls basket. Conlee, a senior, has been a starter for the Lady Eagles for […]

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Jacob Kent threw a complete game in Myrtle's Division 2-1A win over West Union. Photo by Dennis Clayton.

Hawks edge Eagles, take second place in division

MYRTLE – It came down to opportunities, Myrtle capitalized on their big opportunity and West Union didn’t as the Hawks took the Division 2-1A win 3-0 and secured second place while dropping the Eagles to third. Myrtle scored all their runs in the fifth inning with the final run coming on Anthony Lipsey’s steal of […]

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Cole Phillips picked up the win in Tuesday's game against Blue Mountain. File photo.

Eagles down Blue Mountain in five innings

West Union started slow, but finished strong as they scored nine runs in the fourth and fifth innings to defeat Blue Mountain 13-3 on in Division 2-1A baseball. The Eagles collected 11 hits and were led by Cole Phillips, Ryder Willard and Reed Schiele in the multiple hits department. Caleb Jennings had the lone extra-base […]

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Hayden Basil rounds third and digs for home as he scores from first on Andrew Childers

Six run sixth sinks Eagles in division play

ENTERPRISE – West Union took the early lead after an inning of play and continued to cling to a narrow lead until the fateful sixth inning as Pine Grove rallied for six runs to take the lead and gain control of the game. The Panthers scored eight runs over the final two innings and won […]

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Ingomar’s Braxton Dowdy throws up a pitch against West Union on Saturday as Logan Nobles plays at first base.

Falcons shut out West Union in Saturday contest

ENTERPRISE – Ingomar scored early and often on Saturday, earning a shutout of West Union in a 9-0 decision. Braxton Dowdy earned the win on the mound, pitching for three complete innings and two strikeouts before being replaced by Easton Williams. Williams also tossed for three innings, giving up two hits, before Zack Koon stepped […]

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Lady Urchins take two against West Union and Vardaman

Saturday brought a pair of wins for East Union as the Lady Urchins defeated West Union in an 11-5 final and topped Vardaman 12-2. East Union 11, West Union 5 Callie Frazier grabbed the win on the mound for the Lady Urchins in the first game of the day. East Union opened the top of […]

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Lady Eagles foiled by Bogue Chitto in state quarterfinals

JACKSON – Bogue Chitto did what they wanted when they wanted.  The Lady Bobcats controlled possession time, won the battle on turnovers and rebounds, and used their speed to dominate West Union in a 43-23 final during the Class 1A state tournament quarterfinals.  “We obviously didn’t have it today,” West Union coach Matt Thompson said, […]

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Long, Massengill lead Lady Eagles to win over Jumpertown

MYRTLE – Without their leading scorer on the floor, West Union’s Lady Eagles used defensive pressure to grab their win on Monday. The Eagles earned a 46-35 win over Jumpertown in the opening round of the Class 1A playoffs, with Marley Long and Kylie Massengill providing the offensive spark that West Union needed. “I just get […]

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