Archery Team on Target

  Congratulations to the John Marshall Archery Team.  The team placed third  at the  Buckhannon-Upshur tournament recently.  Shelby Howard placed fourth, and Haley Davolio placed fifth at this state-qualifying competition.  Howard is no stranger to winning.  Last year she placed first in the West Virginia State Archery Championship and prior to this win at Buckhannon-Upshur, she finished third…

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Swim Team Starts Season Strong

The John Marshall Swim Team brought the heat at its first home meet of the season. Swimmers scored first place in Boys’ 200-Yard Medley Relay Girls’ 200-Yard Freestyle Boys’ 200-Yard Freestyle Girls’ 50-Yard Freestyle Girls’ 100-Yard Freestyle Boys’ 500-Yard Freestyle Girls’ 200-Yard Freestyle Relay Boys’ 400-Yard Freestyle Relay Their success is the product of many hours…

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Practice is Pettit’s Key to Success

Junior Kailey Pettit has learned that practice makes progress.  On the golf course, Pettit has been racking up the wins for the past four years. Her major  accomplishments include winning the Belmont Hills Junior tournament twice, and placing second in the Honeywell  Junior Tournament at the Moundsville Country Club the past two years. She placed…

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Clay Thorn Reached Goal to Run in XC State Championship

At cross country meets, athletes run a grueling 5K through rugged terrain, climbing steep hills, crossing streams, and trudging through mud, but Senior Clay Thorn enjoys every minute of it.  Some athletes think of running as a punishment, but not Thorn who runs seven days a week, sometimes up to 15 miles in one run. …

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