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Generals rebound from slow start to topple rival Falcons

September 3, 2015

QUICKSBURG – Sometimes a team can be so zeroed in on what it’s trying to accomplish that it can actually become a hindrance. That’s what Stonewall Jackson junior Emily Ball said happened to the Generals early in their home volleyball match with county rival Central on Thursday night.

Hawks fall in five to Tigers

September 3, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — Skyline’s volleyball team put themselves in perfect position on Thursday night, but were unable to close the match out.

Prep scores: Sept. 3

September 3, 2015

Thursday’s results
Golf
• Strasburg 178, George Mason 191
At Penderbrook Golf Club, Fairfax
Low medalists: Gage Tefft, Strasburg and

Wildcats sweep Yellow Jackets for second straight win

September 2, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – With the Northern Virginia Daily’s 2014-15 female athlete of the year Autumn Troxell graduated from the Warren County High volleyball roster for the first time in five years, some may discount the Wildcats’ chances this season.

Craig Murto: Pena grabs K&N win in Virginia

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September 2, 2015

Sometimes racers skillfully do what they must to win. Sometimes racers are lucky. Sometimes racers are in the right place at the right time. Sergio Pena was skillful, lucky, and in the right place at the right time when he won the Biscuitville 125 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race at Virginia International Raceway.

Prep scores: Sept. 2

September 2, 2015

Wednesday’s results
Boys cross country
• Skyline, Page County at Strasburg
Team scores: 1. Skyline 17, 2. Strasburg 41, 3.

Bauserman finds the right fit with Hornets

Shenandoah University freshman Hayden Bauserman has been named the starting quarterback for the Hornets this season. Bauserman was a 2014 graduate of Central High School. Brad Fauber/Daily

September 1, 2015

WINCHESTER – Looking back on it now, Hayden Bauserman admits he rushed into the decision regarding at which school he would continue his football career following his graduation from Central High School in 2014.

Rutherford off to strong start at QB for Wildcats

Robert Rutherford    Rich Cooley/Daily

September 1, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Much like last season, Robert Rutherford was given the first snaps at quarterback in Warren County’s season opener against Handley last Friday night. Only this time, it was different.

Prep scores: Sept. 1

September 1, 2015

Tuesday’s results
Golf
• Central tri-match
At Bryce Resort, Basye (Par 35)
Team scores: 1. Central 147, 2. Luray 159,

Skyline girls take Central

August 31, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Skyline High School’s volleyball team strung together four consecutive kills in the decisive fourth set Monday night to pull out a 3-1 non-district victory over homestanding Central High School on Jerry Walters Court.

Prep scores: 8-31

August 31, 2015

Monday’s result
Volleyball
Skyline 3, Central 1

Receivers still a strength for Dukes this season

From left to right, JMU's Deane Cheatham, Vad Lee, Gage Steele and Alex Mosley pose after Saturday's practice. They  were selected captains for the upcoming season. Courtesy photo/JMU Athletics Communications.

August 31, 2015

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University may have lost some wide receivers last season to graduation, but the Dukes’ passing game should still be very strong this season.

Gerald Almy: Ponder a pond for your property

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August 31, 2015

If you’re a hunter or angler and live on at least a few acres of land, you’ve probably had the fantasy: why not build a pond? You could hunt ducks and geese on it in fall, and the pond would serve double-duty and provide a private fishing lake that you can fish and manage as you please.

Ris, Gilmore lead way in Central Invitational

August 30, 2015

WOODSTOCK – The future of local racing may have been on display Saturday at the second Central Invitational cross-country meet at the town’s North Street Course.

Prep scores: 8-29

August 29, 2015

Saturday’s results
Boys cross country
Central Invitational
At North Street Course, Woodstock
Team scores: 1. Central 46, 2. Skyline 67,

Senior Strength

Strasburg's Justin Carr looks for running room while Stonewall's Brendan Hoover, center, and Michael Knauff, right, try to contain him during first quarter action Friday night in Quicksburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

August 28, 2015

QUICKSBURG — Justin Carr missed the last half of last year with a broken collarbone, but on Friday night he made sure his return to the football field was a memorable one.