Strasburg High School

Plenty of rematches on tap this week

Strasburg's Daniella Henry, left, and Debra Dillman, right, sandwich Stonewall's Kelsey Hines during the first quarter of last Thursday night's game in Strasburg. The two teams meet again at Stonewall Jackson on Thursday. Rich Cooley/Daily

December 4, 2016

Even though it’s only the second week of the season, there will be several rematches in boys and girls basketball this week.

Generals hold off Rams in road win

Strasburg's Samuel Hopkins blocks a shot by Stonewall's Brenden Hoover during Friday night's game in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

December 2, 2016

STRASBURG – Strasburg High School first-year boys basketball coach Hamilton Doyle wants his team to play at a fast pace, similar to the style that marked Shaka Smart’s tenure at Virginia Commonwealth University. Stonewall Jackson head coach Mike Lenox, after watching his team play a frenetic first half against the Rams on Friday night, implored the Generals at intermission to slow down.

Prep scores: Dec. 2

December 2, 2016

Friday’s results
Boys basketball
Generals 57, Rams 50
Stonewall Jackson 13 12 18 14 – 57
Strasburg 8 15 14 13 – 50
Stonewall Jackson (1-1)
Hoover 1

Streett sparks Generals past Rams

Strasburg's Daniella Henry rejects a shot by Stonewall's Emily Dodson during the third quarter of Thursday night's girls basketball game in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

December 1, 2016

STRASBURG – Stonewall Jackson was looking for a spark in the second half – and junior Sara Streett delivered it.

Prep scores: Dec. 1

December 1, 2016

Thursday’s scores
Boys basketball
Rappahannock County 57, Skyline 53
Girls basketball
Generals 43, Rams 34
Stonewall Jackson 7 7 12 17 — 43
Strasburg 6 7 7 14

Prep scores: Nov. 29

November 29, 2016

Tuesday’s results
Boys basketball
Panthers 73, Rams 47
Page County 27 18 22 6 – 73
Strasburg 14 8 7 18 – 47
Page County (1-0)
Conley 7

Hershey rises to leadership role for Rams’ swim team

Nathan Hershey

November 28, 2016

STRASBURG – Strasburg High School swimming coach InaRae Crisman says many boys in the school are held back from joining the swim program because they are uncomfortable with the thought of wearing the appropriate racing swimsuits. Nathan Hershey was one of those kids.

Missed chances, big plays doom Rams

November 18, 2016

GOOCHLAND – Strasburg High School’s football team showed it could move the football against a stout Goochland defense when the two teams squared off in the second round of the Group 2A East Region playoffs Friday night.

Rams hoping to keep momentum rolling against unbeaten Bulldogs

Strasburg's Austin Miller tries to run wide against King Wiliam's Austin McCray during last week's playoff game in Strasburg. The Rams travel to Goochland tonight for the second round of the Region 2A East playoffs.  Rich Cooley/Daily

November 18, 2016

STRASBURG – Strasburg High School football coach Mark Roller says confidence is the “first battle” necessary to achieving any victory. After picking up their first playoff win since 2012 last week, the Rams should be feeling a bit of self-assuredness.

Duckworth’s presence on field a valuable asset for Rams

Strasburg's Ethan Duckworth scrambles as he looks for a receiver during last Friday night's game against King William.  Rich Cooley/Daily

November 16, 2016

STRASBURG – Ethan Duckworth was engaged in a block from William Monroe High School fullback Gregory Sizemore when Strasburg’s senior defensive end saw opposing quarterback Malique Shackelford, with the ball in his hands, sweep to the outside before making a cut back inside as he searched for running room.

All-Conference 35 Football team

November 13, 2016

All-Conference 35 Football team
Offense
First team
Pos. Name School Year
C Josh Wallace Clarke County Sr.
OL Bryan Wallace Clarke Clounty Jr.
OL Alex Sibert Central Sr.
OL Cam Marshall Clarke County Sr.
OL Ryan

All-Bull Run Football team

November 13, 2016

All-Bull Run Football team
Offensive Player of the Year: Hunter Rogers, Clarke County
Defensive Player of the Year: Bryan Wallace,

Rams ride special teams to playoff win

Strasburg's Josh Pritchett looks for running room as King William's Jerean Rogers pursues him during the first quarter of Friday night's game in Strasburg.  Rich Cooley/Daily

November 11, 2016

STRASBURG – Strasburg High School’s special teams were a little extra special when the Rams hosted King William in the opening round of the Region 2A East football playoffs Friday night.

Prep scores: Nov. 11

November 11, 2016

Friday’s results
Boys cross country
Group 3A state meet
At Great Meadow, The Plains
Team results: 1. Blacksburg 43, 2.

Rams stressing fresh start in playoff matchup with King William

Strasburg quarterback Ethan Duckworth scrambles in the backfield during a game against Clarke County earlier this season in Strasburg. The Rams host King William in the playoffs tonight.  Rich Cooley/Daily

November 11, 2016

STRASBURG – Strasburg High School’s football team saw its regular season end in disappointing fashion with a blowout loss at home to William Monroe last week. Now in the Group 2A East Region playoffs, the Rams are ready to start fresh.