Greenbrier East Spartans Football Team Struggles In Loss To Beckley

By Brandon Baker

The Greenbrier East Spartans traveled to Van Meter Stadium in Raleigh County on Friday, September 6.

Unfortunately for the Spartans, they were forced to ride the bus back home after suffering a 24-7 defeat.

Read more Monday, September 9, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Soccer Team Wins Marathon Soccer Weekend

By Brandon Hamilton

This past weekend was chock-full of Spartan soccer excitement. The Lady Spartans crushed Bluefield, 8-1, the boy's JV squad fought hard and have up one defeat, while the varsity team took home three wins on three consecutive days.

Bleachers are filling in more as word gets around about Greenbrier East Soccer. Join in the excitement Tuesday, September 10, at 6 p.m. at Spartan Stadium; Hurricane vs. Spartan boys.

Read more in the Monday, September 9, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartans Exorcise The Red Devils

By Brandon Hamilton

A cloudy and rainy morning opened into a beautiful evening when the Greenbrier East Spartans boys soccer team challenged the Red Devils of Oak Hill.

The Spartans, riled up from Saturday's loss, were determined to produce the first "W" for the season. The first half was strongly controlled by East. The ball remained consistently in their possession save a few Devil's fast breaks there were squashed by the Spartans' strong defensive presence.

Read more in the Wednesday, September 4, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

Spartans Beat Mavericks

By Brandon Baker

With new bleachers, a new press box with roof seating, a new field house in the north end zone and the cowbells ringing loudly, the Greenbrier East Spartans took the field Friday, August 30, against their border rival, the James Monroe Mavericks, to open the 2019 season.

After an even first half, the Spartans football team made some big plays in the second and left the new facilities with a 26-14 victory in front of a large crowd, making it necessary to park crs in the free parking lot at the fairgrounds.

Read more in the Tuesday, September 3, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.

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.

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