St. Marys, W.Va. – The Rebels suffered a devastating 67-18 loss at the hands of cross-county rival St. Marys on Thursday, Sept. 15, as the host Blue Devils collected their third straight victory in the Little Kanawha Conference tilt at Bill  Hanlin Stadium.

Mason, W.Va. – The Rebels displayed better play after a bye week and stayed consistent against Little Kanawha Conference rival Wahama in the first half; however, the host White Falcons took charge after the break and claimed a convincing 47-20 victory on Friday, Sept. 9, to remain undefeated.

The Ritchie County High School and Middle School boys claimed first place in both races during Tyler Consolidated’s “Stormin’ the Castle” cross country meet on Saturday, Sept. 3.

A total of 38 high school teams competed in the Preston County Knights’ Night Relay on Saturday, Aug. 27.

Kidwell, W.Va. – The Rebels struggled on opening night of high school football on Friday, Aug. 26, as the defending Class A champions were blanked by host Tyler Consolidated, 41-0.

Harrisville, W.Va. – A total of 29 walkers and 78 runners compiled the field when the Ritchie Regional Health Center’s annual 5K was held Saturday, Aug. 6, in Harrisville.  Seven of the top 10 finishers have Ritchie County connections, with Kent Bee leading the pack timed at 16:18.10 – 2:20 …

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ELLENBORO, W.Va. – Ritchie County High School will offer sporting event passes (for regular season, not including sectional, regional or state events) in 2022-2023.

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Ellenboro, W.Va. – Quentin Owens and Garrett Cunningham were among those named to the Class A All-State Baseball Team, selected by the West Virginia Sports Writer’s Association.

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ELLENBORO, W.Va. — The Rebels of Ritchie County are preparing for the 2022 football season – one year removed from claiming the Class A state championship – the first in Ritchie County school history.

Jayci Gray was the lone Lady Rebel to make the Class A All-State Softball roster in 2022, as chosen by the West Virginia Sports Writers Association.

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ELLENBORO, W.Va. – Gavin Bell will continue his football career at Glenville State University after signing an official Letter of Intent on Tuesday, Mar. 15, in front of family and friends.

Winter sports came to a screeching halt recently when snow closed Ritchie County schools for seven days straight, which also canceled most scheduled extracurricular activities.

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On Dec. 4, a slightly different contingent of Santa’s elves will be busy at North Bend State Park, working away at building and maintaining trails.

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ELLENBORO, W.Va. – It lasted over two hours, but in the end, the Lady Rebel volleyball team survived a fierce battle from Williamstown to be crowned the Little Kanawha Conference champions. The match took all five sets, 17-25, 25-19, 25-20, 16-25, 17-15.

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LOST CREEK, W.Va. – Ritchie County was in defensive mode for most of Friday evening; however, the Rebels took care of business when possessing the pigskin and recorded a 50-20 Little Kanawha Conference victory over South Harrison on Oct. 8, spoiling the Hawks’ homecoming.

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HARRISVILLE, W.Va. – Despite thumping Ravenswood, 53-28, Friday night, the ripples of Ritchie County’s loss to Doddridge County are still being felt as the Rebels dropped a spot in the most recent West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission rankings. 

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WEST UNION, W.Va. – The Rebels experienced a moment reminiscent to last season’s game versus Rt. 50 rival Doddridge County, as the Bulldogs successfully nailed a field goal in the second overtime period to claim a gripping 29-26 victory over Ritchie County Sept. 24, at Cline Stansberry Stadi…