Tommy Keeler Jr.

Central falls to Clarke County

Central's Ayanna Strother goes up to the basket over Clarke County's Hannah Ravenscroft during first quarter girls high school basketball action in Woodstock on Friday night.  Rich Cooley/Daily

December 19th, 2014

WOODSTOCK — Central has started off strong this season, but on Friday night the Falcons hit a big road bump.

Making up for lost time

Sherando senior Brogan McPartland led the Warriors to the playoffs, and had an impressive 19.5 sacks and 40 tackles for loss this season. Rich Cooley/Daily

December 18th, 2014

STEPHENS CITY — Last year Brogan McPartland had to sit back and watch most of the season from the sidelines due to a broken leg. This year, the Sherando senior did his best to make up for lost time.

Generals fall to Stuarts Draft

December 18th, 2014

QUICKSBURG — Stonewall Jackson has been struggling early in the season, and on Thursday night the Generals ran into a buzz saw known as ‘the system.’

Warriors fall to Raiders

December 17th, 2014

STEPHENS CITY — Sherando and Loudoun County have met in the postseason the last two years, but on Wednesday the two squared off in an early-season battle.

Rudy, Rams continue solid tradition

Jeff Rudy

December 15th, 2014

STRASBURG — Strasburg coach Jeff Rudy knew it would be a challenge for his girls cross country team to achieve things to which the program has grown accustomed.

Central knocks off Stonewall

December 14th, 2014

WOODSTOCK –Central coach Brandon Shields had been looking for a complete game from his team early in the season, and on Saturday night he got pretty much what he wanted.

Falcons find themselves in second half, top Generals

December 14th, 2014

WOODSTOCK –The Central and players are not sure who was on the floor for them in the first half Saturday night, but the Falcons are thankful that there were two halves to their contest against Stonewall Jackson.

Sherando boys top Skyline

Skyline's TrayQuan Diamond passes to avoid a double team by Sherando's Trey Brisco, left, and Azjier Outler, right, during first half boys basketball action Friday night in Front Royal.    Rich Cooley/Daily

December 12th, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — Sherando coach Garland Williams knows defense will be a key for his team this season, and on Friday night he liked what he saw from his squad defensively.

Tommy Keeler Jr.: Cavs in good position

Tommy Keeler Jr.

December 11th, 2014

The University of Virginia men’s basketball team had a great season last year, and indications are that this season will be even better.

Hendricks making impact for Rams

December 10th, 2014

STRASBURG — Mekhi Hendricks may have been a little nervous in his first week playing at the varsity level, but he certainly didn’t let it show on the basketball court.

Youthful Falcons knock off ‘Cats

Central's Tamara Scott shoots over  Warren County's Autumn Troxell during first-half girls basketball action Monday night in Front Royal.  Rich Cooley/Daily

December 8th, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — Central’s girls basketball team is so young that no one on the team has their driver’s license. On Monday, the Falcons showed that youth doesn’t matter on the basketball court.