Lady Spartans Surpass Huntington In Game One Of The State Basketball Tournament

By Brandon Baker

Every Spartan fan in the building was nervous - from Greenbrier East and Eastern Greenbrier Middle School students and faculty, who crammed multiple busses for the trip to the state capitol, to parents and casual fans - there was not a calm person in the arena.

However, when the clock hit zeroes, all those people breathed a huge sigh of relief as the 2nd seeded Greenbrier East Lady Spartans defeated the 7th seeded Huntington Highlanders 54-50, in the first round of the state tournament at the Charleston Civic Center on Wednesday, March 6.

Read more in the Thursday, March 7, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Valiant Effort Comes Up Short For Greenbrier East's Boys Basketball

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Spartans boys basketball team traveled to Kanawha County last night, Tuesday, March 5, to face the 6th ranked Capital Cougars (20-5) in the Region 3 co-final.

After a good start, a slow second quarter proved to be the Spartans' demise as they suffered a tough, but hard fought 77-65 loss.

Read more in the Wednesday, March 6, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Best Of Best Boys Soccer Highlighted

By Brandon Hamilton

The results are in. Greenbrier East has a strong showing in AAA Region Three and WVHSSCA All-State teams. These teams are meant to showcase the premiere talent of soccer players on all the teams in the region and state respectively.

Region Three includes all the team that East faced this year while All-State includes all teams throughout the state with AAA classification. GEHS boys were regonized on the regional and the state level this year.

Read more in the Wednesday, November 14, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Best Of Best Girls Soccer Highlighted

By Brandon Hamilton

After the high school soccer season is over, the best of the best are chosen throughout respective regions and all of West Virginia. These talented palyers are placed in first team and second team for the region and state.

The AAA Girls Region Three teams were recently chosen by the coaches from every team in the region. These teams signify which players are deemed the best in their respective positions.

Read more in the Tuesday, November 13, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartans Earn State Playoff Berth

By Brandon Baker

If you are wondering what all the fuss is about this week, it probably has to do with the Greenbrier East Spartans football team.

That's because this past Friday night, November 2, the Spartans rallied from a halftime deficit to defeat the Riverside Warriors 44-24 and clinched a spot in the state playoffs in the process. East was dubbed the 12th seed and will face 5th seeded Ripley in Ripley this Friday at 7:30 p.m.

Read more in the Monday, November 5, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartans Football Keeps Playoffs Within Reach With Princeton Win

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Spartans went on the road to Mercer County Friday, October 26, and took care of the Princeton Tigers 53-14 in a contest the Spartans could not afford to lose.

That's because East's playoff hopes would have been all but over with a loss; with a win, they are very much in play, if a few chips fall into place.

Read more in the Monday, October 29, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Lady Spartans Overtake Warriors in Sectional Play

By Brandon Hamilton

Soccer sectionals are underway and the Greenbrier East Lady Spartans came out for blood. The Riverside Warriors entered Spartan Stadium Tuesday evening, but they regretted it by the end of the first half.

Kate Perkins #11 set the pace for the game as she quickly hammered one home. Riverside was able to answer when an infraction outside of the goalie box created a free kick. The ball was kicked just outside the reach of goalie Mallory Alderson #00; Alderson made sure this didn't happen the rest of the game. When play was restarted Perkins ran straight down the field and made it 2-1.

Read more in the Thursday, October 18, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Football Team Suffers Heartbreaking Loss

By Brandon Baker

A lot happened at Spartan Stadium this past Friday night, October 12.

The 1988 football team was honored before the game, the coach from that team, Homer Cridle, did the coin toss and the weather was finally very football-like - crisp and cool.

Read more in the Monday, October 15, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartans Off TO Best Start In 20 Years With Win

By Brandon Baker

Ever since they lost to Bluefield 72-7, the Greenbrier East Spartans football team has quietly gotten back to basics ad have now won two games in a row.

Their most recent victory came this past Friday, September 28, when they shutout the Alleghany, VA, Mountaineers 14-0 on the road.

Read more in the Monday, October 1, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartans Football Passes Road Test

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Spartans were coming off of a huge 62-7 loss to Bluefield last week. Having to go back on the road to another top 10 ranked team this past Friday, September 22, the Spartans didn't know what to expect.

What they did, however, was come away with a dominating 32-6 victory over the 10th ranked Buckhannon-Upshur (B-U) Buccaneers (2-2). To make it even better for Spartan fans, it was B-U's homecoming game and those festivities were spoiled in a big way.

Read more in the Monday, September 24, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

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