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Leemen knock off Falcons in regional semifinals

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WOODSTOCK -- Central's stellar, history-making football season came to an end Friday night. The Falcons started off slow and couldn't recover in a 49-21 loss to Robert E. Lee in the Region 2B semifinals. "We weren't as disciplined as we should have been," Central coach Mike Yew said. "I'm ...

Wildcats fall to James Monroe in regional semifinals

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FRONT ROYAL – Warren County High School’s football team has been a second-half team for most of the season. The Wildcats got the fast start they needed against visiting James Monroe in the Region 3B semifinals on Friday night, but the final two quarters belonged to the Yellow ...

Wildcats fall to Cavaliers in volleyball Class 3 state final

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RICHMOND -- Warren County had a top-notch volleyball season filled with history-making moments. However, the Wildcats came up short Saturday in the Class 3 state final. "We played a very good Lord Botetourt team," Warren County coach Dorinda Robinson said. "They were very solid top to ...

JMU earns top seed in FCS playoffs

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HARRISONBURG -- It was no surprise, but still a special moment for James Madison University's football program on Sunday. The Dukes were chosen as the No. 1 seed for the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs by the FCS playoff selection committee. The pairings were announced Sunday ...

JMU Football Notebook: Dukes thankful for bye week

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HARRISONBURG -- There are many advantages for James Madison University's football team having a bye week this week to start the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs. Perhaps the biggest one is being able to spend Thanksgiving with their families. JMU coach Mike Houston is among those ...

Much at stake for JMU against Elon

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HARRISONBURG -- The Colonial Athletic Association outright title is on the line for James Madison University today. The Dukes play at Elon University  at noon, and a JMU win will give them back-to-back outright conference titles. Two years ago, the Dukes won a share of the title. Elon and ...

Prep scores: Nov. 18

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Saturday's results Volleyball Class 3 state championship at VCU's Siegel Center, Richmond Lord Botetourt 3, Warren County 0 (25-14, 25-12, 25-17) Leaders: Warren County: Lauren Fox 9 kills; Kaley Foulks 8 kills, 10 digs, 2 aces; Morgan Coons 24 assists, 9 digs; Britney Carter 5 kills; ...

Falcons ready to face strong Leemen squad

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WOODSTOCK -- When Central squares off with Robert E. Lee, the Falcons will face a different style of team than what they typically see. The second-seeded Falcons hosts Robert E. Lee at 7 p.m. tonight in the Region 2B football playoff semifinals. The Leemen use a spread offense and like to ...

Recreation Events: Nov. 16

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The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held: Berryville Turkey Trot Shenandoah Valley Runners will sponsor the Berryville Turkey Trot Saturday at the Clarke County Parks and Recreation Fitness Trail in front of Cooley Elementary School. Registration will be ...

Hard work, dedication paying off for Sherando’s Perry

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STEPHENS CITY -- Sherando football coach Bill Hall said he's not surprised at all by the success that Sherando senior linebacker Michael Perry is having this season. Hall said that Perry is a product of hard work and dedication, especially in the weight room. "I could have told you very ...

Craig Murto: The good and bad from Phoenix

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There was good and bad in the NASCAR weekend at Phoenix. The good was that the races for the Camping World Truck Series, Xfinity Series, and Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series were all competitive and entertaining races, each determining the four drivers in their respective divisions that will ...