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Red blinkers was Gallant Fox’s calling card

An all-night rain had promised to muddy the Saratoga track. When the steady rain continued on until past noon the next day, the 1930 Travers Stakes would be contested on a deep and clinging course that just might cause an upset of huge proportion. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. […]

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On July 4 the Sleepy Hollow Ladies wanted to represent the day with the Daily Tournament “Most 4’s.” One winner couldn’t be determined. Eight ladies shared the top spot. CeCe Quinlan, Dot Sager, Peggy Sowers, Dr. Marneerat Vongxaiburana, Jean Wege, Maggie Whitehair, Lynne Wiseman and Theresa Zarlengo all tied for first. Debbie DeLeonardo won Daily […]

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WVU and Virginia Tech will renew their football rivalry with two games scheduled for the 2021 and 2022 seasons. It will be a 16-year hiatus between games when the Mountaineers host the Hokies in Morgantown on Sept. 18, 2021. The second game will take place on Sept. 24, 2022 in Blacksburg. WVU last played the […]

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Arms Race

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Arms Race

Starting pitching keeps Cannons afloat The Charles Town Cannons have been up in arms.Pitching arms, that is. Through the decades, some responsible Major League people have contended that baseball is 90-percent pitching. Even the ultra-consevatives in the game believe that pitching is at least 75-percent of the sport. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to […]

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The Charles Town Cannons had five players named to the North Division All-Star team that faced the Valley Baseball League South Division All-Stars in the league’s annual All-Star game played this year on July 7 in Harrisonburg. Cannons’ starting pitchers Adam Parks, Jake Johnson and Chris Payne were selected along with outfielder Waldyvan Estrada and […]

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Win for Game On Dude helps Charles Town improve rating

Friday night’s feature at Charles Town was an allowance dash for state-bred fillies and mares perhaps looking to get an early jump on the upcoming stakes for West Virginia-breds. The Big Dig had won her debut by open lengths in April, but bled so badly she was unable to return to the winner’s circle. Idle […]

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Reggie Rawlings stayed right at home

Played with Hack Wilson, Lefty Grove, Doc Cramer and Jimmy Dykes Historical photos and painstakingly collected statistics and records are about all we have to verify what happened in the Class D, Blue Ridge League where the Martinsburg Blue Sox entertained their fans with future Major Leaguers like Hack Wilson, Lefty Grove, Jimmy Dykes and […]

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The Little League divisional tournaments have begun and both the Jefferson County Little League and the Charles Town-Ranson Little League have been playing in the baseball events. Neither Jefferson County nor Charles Town-Ranson placed a team in the District 6, 9-10 Softball Tournament. Neither of the two county leagues placed a team in the District […]

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West Virginia University has announced the starting times for its first three football games for the 2013 season. The first game on Aug. 31 versus William & Mary in Morgantown has a 12-noon kickoff. The Oklahoma game on Sept. 7 in Norman will have a 7 p.m. (Eastern Daylight Savings Time) start. And the Georgia […]

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Cannons let pitching lead the way

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION — Rising. Steadily rising. This article is exclusive, use Cleeng to view it in full. The rest of this article is exclusive, use Cleeng again to view it. The rest of this article is exclusive, , click “buy” and view it instantly. Exclusive content Already have a Cleeng account? Welcome back! Log-in Logout […]

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