Shepherdstown Chroniclehttp://www.shepherdstownchronicle.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 3 Aug 2015 11:07:01 EDTMon, 3 Aug 2015 11:07:01 EDT left out of playoffs five consecutive losses to end their Valley Baseball League season, the Charles Town Cannons finished in last place in the summer league's North Division and did not qualify for the eight-team playoffs that began earlier this week.Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTWildcats join Legion state tournament field Charleston is the popular pre-tournament choice to repeat as the Senior American Legion state baseball champion. The Post 94 team brings a 28-2-1 overall record to Sissonville High School, site of this year's six-team event.Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTYoung team competes in 'Battle of the ''Burg' Jefferson County 7-9 year old All Star baseball team played in a recent tournament in Martinsburg called "The Battle at the Burg." The team did quite well, especially as one of the youngest teams competing.Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTArea mountains can provide refuge from heat's late July and the heat has made its annual return. It's partner -- humidity -- is riding shotgun to make outside activity a sweaty one. The early days of August don't promise any relief. Leaves are drooping on unwatered plants.Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTJames Casey continues winning influence at Charles Town W. Casey was still influencing athletics at James Wood High School In Winchester when he acquired his first thoroughbred, a nimble sort of runner named Royal Sketch that turned out to be the winner of more than 10 career races.Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT