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Lady Bearcats fall to Byrd 43 to 27

CLARKSBURG—The Grafton High School girls basketball team headed to Clarksburg last Thursday night to battle the Lady Eagles of RCB. Neither team could find their offense early in the game, but the Eagles found it late to come away with a 43—27 win. The two teams could only manage a combined six points in the first quarter, as the Eagles took the lead 4—2. The score improved slightly in the second quarter, as the Cats scored eight and the Eagles scored 12. At the half the score was RCB 16 and GHS 10.

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Lady Knights place second at West Fairmont

FAIRMONT —The Taylor County Middle School Lady Knights played their final game of the 2017-2018 season in the finals of the West Fairmont year end tournament. In the finals, the Lady Knights battled the West Fairmont Cubs. The Cubs dominated from the start of the contest on their way to a 47—23 victory. The Knights were led in scoring by Frederique Maloley with six points, followed by Alyssa Satterfield with four points.

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Daetwyler and Shaver qualify for state air rifle competition

GRAFTON – As many of the loyal WVU fans know, the WVU Rifle Team is one of the best if not the best college team in the land. To go along with having a superior program the Mountaineers have one of the best facilities to practice their trade. Two local girls will get to experience this first hand as they travel to Morgantown this Saturday to compete in the 2018 4H State Air Rifle Championships. Kristi Daetwyler and Olivia Shaver have earned the right to represent Taylor County in this competition that takes place at the WVU rifle range. The girls shot their way to Morgantown by finishing fifth and seventh at the 4H Regional competition at Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School a few weeks ago. Daetwyler finished in fifth place while Shaver placed seventh.

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Grafton Cubs continue to roll at Clarksburg

CLARKSBURG—The Grafton Bearcub youth wrestling team continue their very impressive season last weekend at the Clarksburg Panther Invitational. The Cubs had two first place finishers and 11 more finishers in the top four. The two first place finishers were Autumn Knotts (11/12 HWT) and Garrett Davis (8U 75), while Ian Glaspell (6U 75), Brayden Palmer (11/12 85, 90, 96) and JW Nestor (6U 60) finished in second place.

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Grafton Biddy League to host youth basketball tournaments

GRAFTON – The Grafton Biddy League just announced they will be hosting two youth basketball tournaments this winter at the Saint Augustine Social Center. The first tournament will be the Dougie Rogers Memorial Tournament. This tournament will be open to teams in grades third-sixth, and is scheduled to be played February 26 through March 3.

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    Knights defeat Elkins Middle

    GRAFTON—The Taylor County Middle School boys basketball team played their final home contest last Thursday night, as they hosted the Elkins Hornets. The TCMS boys used a strong fourth quarter to defeat Elkins 50—36. Ryan Maier led the Knights with 18 points, followed by Andrew Irvine with 12. The remaining Knights in the scoring column were Justin Spiker (10), Tanner Moats (4), James Hoskins (4) and Cayden Boylen (2).

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    Bearcats place Second at Regionals

    FLATWOODS – The Grafton High School Bearcat wrestling team competed in the WV Region II Championships last weekend at Braxton County High School, in Flatwoods. The Bearcats represented their hometown well, as they came back to GHS with a second place finish in the team competition. To go along with the second place finish, the Cats qualified five individuals to wrestle in the WV state tournament in Huntington. In individual competition, Noah Hodges (113), Keith Skaggs (120) and Garrett Ware (285) were all crowned Region II champions, as they took top honors in their division.

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    Ronald Howard Poling

    Ronald Howard Poling, 80, of the Lucretia Community, passed away at Grafton City Hospital, Saturday, January 14, 2017, with his loving family by his side. He was born in Grafton, May 2, 1936, a son of the late Howard Frederick and Mabel Norris Poling.

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    James Harry Weekley

    James Harry Weekley, 90, of Grafton, passed away on Saturday, January 14, 2017, at Grafton City Hospital. He was born in Grafton, October 22, 1926, son of the late Harry and Blanche Griffith Weekley. He is survived by his wife Helen Weekley, they were m

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