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HERTZEL COLUMN- Flying WV return ‘just phenomenal’
Finals are over and graduation not far behind.
Traffic is one-way out of Morgantown, thousands of students heading home for the summer or off into the unknown that is the future.
WVU challenge: Deal with success
Dealing with failure is one thing; dealing with success quite another.
West Virginia University, which plays a crucial three-game baseball series this weekend in Charleston against coach Randy Mazey’s former TCU team with first place at stake, has seen both sides of that story.
FURFARI COLUMN: Is WVU’s Mazey Big 12 Baseball Coach of the Year?
Randy Mazey, West Virginia University’s new baseball coach, continues to raise eyebrows from coast to coast as the Mountaineers elevate to a three-way tie in the Big 12 Conference for first place in the standings.
HERTZEL COLUMN: Musgrave symbol of WVU surge
Harrison Musgrave is studying history at West Virginia University.
He’s also making history.
Musgrave has come out of Bridgeport and bounced back from Tommy John surgery that put an end to a promising freshman season to come to symbolize all that Randy Mazey is trying to accomplish as re-energizes the West Virginia baseball program.
FURFARI COLUMN: Ex-WVU swimmer still winning at 77
Dan “Cav” Cavanaugh, who grew up in Parkersburg, is individually the most honored swimmer in West Virginia University’s athletic history.
HERTZEL COLUMN: Huggins molds WVU into image of his UC teams
The other night, having made another wrong turn and winding up in a bar, I glanced at the television and caught the New York Knicks in action.
HERTZEL COLUMN: Mountaineers now thinking championship
The metamorphosis of the West Virginia University baseball program has been both swift and startling, going from a team in which there was little to no interest throughout the state to one that has won over the state to the point that it is setting attendance records.
Luck revives baseball at WVU
When Oliver Luck was a quarterback at West Virginia University, back at the time when Don Nehlen took over the football program, he suffered an injured ankle that required surgery.
Looking for something for him to do while he recovered, they gave him a job.
Hot-shooting JUCO forward joining WVU
West Virginia University basketball coach Bob Huggins reached back into the junior college ranks to complete his recruiting for the 2013-14 season, grabbing off another forward, Remi Dibo out of Casper (Wyo.) Junior College.
FURFARI COLUMN- ‘Ideal’ conference can’t possibly become reality
With West Virginia University nearing the end of its first year as a member of the Big 12 Conference, some people are speculating where it could — or should — have been competing in intercollegiate athletics.
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