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Marshall helps Sherando advance to regionals

May 22, 2015

STEPHENS CITY — Some teams may not be comfortable sending their No. 9 hitter to the plate in a big spot. Sherando’s Nikki Marshall showed why the Warriors have good reason to feel a little differently.

Waters is double winner; Rams take second

May 19, 2015

STRASBURG — Elijah Waters didn’t run a perfect 300-meter hurdles, but the Strasburg sophomore still had enough to pull out a Conference 35 meet sweep.

Rams lead game halted by weather

May 18, 2015

BERRYVILLE — Strasburg softball coach Suzanne Mathias has been looking for her team to get a quality win and the Rams got it last week against Clarke County. On Monday night, the Rams were on the verge of doing it again in the Bull Run District tournament quarterfinals.

Trip of a Lifetime

Jackson Snarr, 23, left,  Murdock Snarr, 26, center, and Ben Snarr, 24, right,  streak along this stretch of Summit Avenue in Woodstock.  The trio recently finished a cross country cycling adventure around the U.S. Rich Cooley/Daily

May 17, 2015

WOODSTOCK — It took almost a year, but for Murdock Snarr, his brother, Jackson, and his cousin, Ben, a trip around the U.S. by bicycle was an experience they will never forget.

Coming Through

Warren County's Jayme Goode returns a ball during her tennis match Friday against Loudoun  Valley's Rachel Carson.  Rich Cooley/Daily

May 15, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — Bridget Backstrom knew what was at stake, and the Warren County senior was determined to come through for her team.

Snarr, Taff lead Falcons to regional berth

May 14, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Central boys tennis coach Luke Robinson thought about splitting up the doubles tandem of Sam Snarr and Aaron Taff when they were struggling a little bit earlier this year. After Thursday night’s performance, Robinson is glad he stuck with them.

No-hitter bright spot for Whitacre

Adam Whitacre

May 12, 2015

STEPHENS CITY — Adam Whitacre has endured some tough times this season, but last week the Sherando senior had a highlight that will last a lifetime.

Madison County shuts out Central

May 11, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Madison County coach David Londrey got exactly what he was looking for out of his team Monday night.

Bowers pitches Rams past Wildcats

May 6, 2015

STRASBURG — Strasburg turned to a sophomore to keep its perfect record in tact on Wednesday night — and Ryan Bowers responded in a big way.

Scott sparks Rams in leadoff role

Strasburg's Carey Scott gets a pair of high fives from assistant coaches Wendy DeMaio and Frank Conner during a recent game. Scott has been solid for the Rams this season from the leadoff spot.  Rich Cooley/Daily file

May 4, 2015

STRASBURG — Carey Scott has a new role for Strasburg’s softball team this season. Scott moved into the leadoff spot and has thrived in it.

Allen excited to be part of Festival

Apple Blossom Sports Marshal Marcus Allen waves to fans along Braddock Street during the parade. Rich Cooley/Daily

May 2, 2015

WINCHESTER — When Marcus Allen was invited to be the Sports Marshal for the Apple Blossom Festival, he knew it was too good of an opportunity to pass up.

Wildcats top Hawks to remain unbeaten

April 28, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — Warren County’s girls tennis squad was in an unusual position on Tuesday. The Wildcats match with Skyline wasn’t clinched before doubles, but Warren County handled the pressure with ease.