MSAC Softball Tournament Bracket Announced

Commissioner Jim Hamric today announced the bracket for the annual MSAC Softball Tournament. The tournament will be held on April 29th and 30th at Little Creek Park in South Charleston, WV. All 10 member schools will be participating.

Seeds were determined by the results of the first meeting between conference schools this season. All schools played the required 9 conference games. Ties in record were broken by the head to head result between schools.

The seeds are as follow: 1) Hurricane 9-0 ; 2) Cabell Midland 7-2; 3) St. Albans 7-2; 4) Spring Valley 6-3; 5) South Charleston 6-3; 6) George Washington 4-5; 7) Parkersburg 3-6; 8) Huntington 2-7; 9) Capital 1-8; 10) Riverside 0-9.

The bracket is below:

Tickets Now On-Sale for MSAC Softball Tournament

Tickets for the MSAC Softball Tournament are now available for purchase. The tournament will be held on April 29th and 30th at Little Creek Park in South Charleston, WV. Games on Friday begin at 4:30 PM. Saturday’s games will begin at 10 AM. A full bracket will be available by Thursday, April 27th and posted on our website (msacwv.com) .

All tickets will be sold and validated digitally for the event on a mobile device. Ticket prices are $7 for adults and $5 for students. A ticket is good for all that day’s games. Fans should seek a hand stamp if they plan to leave the park and return.

Tickets may be purchased on the GoFan app on Apple devices or at GoFan.co  (note: .co not .com) on an Android device or mobile browser. Search for South Charleston High School. Fans are urged to purchase their tickets in advance if planning on attending. Tickets will be validated on the purchaser’s phone.
We will have an iPad and card reader available for those individuals who may need to purchase tickets at the gate. A credit or debit card is required for purchase. There will be no cash ticket sales. Fans purchasing at the gate will likely be directed to a parking lot to complete their ticket purchase in order to facilitate traffic flow.

SPRING SPORTS : DATES FOR 2022 MSAC CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS ANNOUNCED

Commissioner Jim Hamric today announced the dates, times, sites, and formats for the Spring 2022 MSAC championship events. They are:

Boys and Girls Tennis– April 18 at Parkersburg City Park April 19 rain date

Softball– April 29 & 30 at Little Creek Park in South Charleston ( all teams will play at least 2 games and play both days–Single elimination with a losers bracket for placements)

Baseball- Monday & Tuesday. May 2 & 3 at Power Park in Charleston
Monday games at 3:00, 5:30 & 8:00- (9 vs 10, 2 vs 3, 1 vs 4)
Tuesday games at 3:00, 5:30 & 8:00- (7 vs 8, 5 vs 6, championship-winner of 2/3 & 1/4)
We will use a rolling start-30 minutes between games-times are apprx, except 3:00
Wednesday May 4- rain date

Track- Thursday, May 5 at Laidley Field- 4:30–One session meet-all events are final-no preliminaries or qualifiers, each event scores 1st thru 6th

FOOTBALL: MSAC ANNOUNCES 7v7 TOURNAMENT FOR JUNE 2022

Commissioner Jim Hamric has announced the sites and dates for the annual MSAC 7v7 Tournament for June 2022. Full details follow……
2022 MSAC Football 7 on 7
The Mountain State Athletic Conference has set the dates for the 7 on 7 football tournament on June 14, 16 & 18. The format is as follows:
Tuesday, June 14 @ 4pm at the following regional sites:
Huntington HS-Billy Seals, Director
South Charleston HS-Carl Lee, Director
Capital HS (on campus facility)-Mark Mason, Director
Hurricane HS-Donnie Mays, Director
Thursday, June 16 @ 4pm @ St Albans HS-Willie Washington, Director
MSAC teams only
7 on 7 and Linemen competition
Saturday, June 18 @ 12N at Riverside HS-Todd Chevalier, Director
Finals of top 2 teams from each Regional site-varsity only
Top 2 teams of Linemen activities from each Region-varsity only
10am-QB/Rec challenge
All MSAC teams plus invited teams will participate.

BOYS AND GIRLS BASKETBALL: NIGHT OF CHAMPIONS SUMMARY

We’re excited to present the full Night of Champions Summary:

Boys Team Champion: George Washington

Girls Team Champion: Huntington

Skills Events:
Boys Foul Shooting-Christian Goebel, SC
Girls Foul Shooting-Lacy Smith, Huntington
Best Boy/Girls Foul Shooting-Lacy Smith, Huntington

Boys Top Gun (3 Point Shooting)- Grant Barclay, Capital
Girls Top Gun- Natalie Smith , SC
Best Boy/Girls Top Gun-Natalie Smith, SC

Hot Shot – Daviya Leggett and Bryson Smith – SC

Slam Dunk- Ben Nichol-GW

Other awards:
Cheer POY- Brooklyn Davis-GW
Cheer COY- Lori Davis-GW

Girls POY- Dionna Gray-Hunt
Boys POY-Chandler Schmidt-CM
Girls COY-Lonnie Lucas-Hunt
Boys COY- Rick Greene-GW & Matt Greene-Capital

Principal of the Year-Larry Bailey-Capital
AD of the Year-Bryce Casto-SC & Chris Parsons-CM

Academic/Athlete Awards:
CM: Xander Opimo & Emma Londeree
Capital; Elijah Poore & Natalyia Sayles
GW: Lucas Graham & Sara Triplett
Huntington: Ajay Neginhal & Hannah Singleton
Hurricane: Peyton Bielinski & Olivia Noel
Parkersburg: Franklin Angelos & Kendal Domenick
Riverside: Charles Melvin & Emma Pauley
SC- Nijil Amburgy & Kennedy Richo
SV- Ty Bartrum & Lauren Peters
StA-Will Raines & Ally Sexton

Selected Retired Coaches:
Jack DeFazio-CM
Roger Jefferson-Cap
Anthony Jackson-GW
Mike Hayden-Parkersburg
Steve Crosier-SC
Ron Terry-SV
Scott James-StA

Special Recognition for Service to West Virginia High School Athletics and the MSAC – Rick Ryan, Charleston Gazette-Mail