/usr/web/www.nvdaily.com/wp-content/themes/coreV2/category.php

Local Sports

Pitching depth big key for Falcons’ success

WOODSTOCK - A lot of things have come together for Central’s baseball team this season as the Falcons are having a season to remember. One of the biggest keys has been the Falcons’ pitching staff. Central has a lot of depth and has even overcome an injury to one of its top ...

Wildcats lose heartbreaker to Culpeper in regional quarterfinals

FRONT ROYAL – A two-out rally extended Warren County’s softball season a few more innings on Friday night. Another brought the Wildcats’ 2018 campaign to a halt. Down to its last out in the bottom of the seventh inning of Friday’s Region 3B quarterfinal game against visiting Culpeper ...

Prep scores: May 25

Friday’s results Baseball Region 3B tournament Quarterfinals Warren County 5, Culpeper 4 Boys soccer Shenandoah District tournament Final Robert E. Lee 8, Stonewall Jackson 0 Region 3B tournament Quarterfinals Culpeper 3, Warren County 1 Girls soccer Shenandoah District ...

Freshmen make big impact as Generals advance to district tourney finals

QUICKSBURG - The freshmen are everywhere on the field for Stonewall Jackson’s girls soccer team. The second-seeded Generals have nine freshmen on the squad and they played a big part in the team’s 5-1 victory over third-seeded Wilson Memorial in the Shenandoah District tournament ...

Rams earn first-ever regional berth with big comeback win

STRASBURG - Things couldn’t have looked bleaker for Strasburg’s boys soccer team on Monday. The Rams trailed by three goals on the road to Madison County in the Bull Run District tournament quarterfinals with 26 minutes left. Time was running out on Strasburg’s season, but senior Jacob ...

Hawks hunting state berth after falling a win short in last two seasons

FRONT ROYAL – Skyline’s softball team has fallen a win short of qualifying for the first state tournament in program history in each of the past two seasons. Those on the team this season feel the Hawks are built to overcome that hurdle in the coming days. Skyline earned the top overall ...

Prep scores: May 24

Thursday’s results Baseball Bull Run District tournament Final Eagles 6, Falcons 5 Clarke County 004 010 1-6 6 1 Central 002 102 0-5 6 1 CC: Williams, Childs (6), Edwards (6), Juday (7) and Warren. C: Estep, S. Shifflett (4) and Marston. WP- Edwards. LP-S. Shifflett. S- ...

All-Bull Run District Baseball team

All-Bull Run District Baseball team Player of the Year: Kaden Warren, Clarke County First team Pos. Player School Year P Brett Midkiff Rapp. Co. Jr. P Luke Estep Central Sr. P Eli Estes Madison Co. Sr. C Kaden Warren Clarke Co. Sr. 1B Chase Hart Strasburg So. 2B Justin ...

All-Bull Run District Softball team

All-Bull Run District Softball team Player of the Year: Logyn Estes, Madison County Pos. Player School Year P Logyn Estes Madison Co. Jr. P Emily Seale Madison Co. So. P Megan Hicks Clarke Co. Sr. C Cassie Smith Madison Co. So. 1B Whitney Grubbs Clarke Co. So. 2B Hannah ...

All-Bull Run District Boys Soccer team

All-Bull Run District Boys Soccer team Player of the Year: Carlos Mercado, George Mason First team Pos. Player School Year F Ian Smith Clarke Co. Sr. F Eric Novak Clarke Co. Sr. F Jacob Knapp Strasburg Sr. F Nicholas Wells George Mason Jr. F Zorhan Boston George ...

All-Bull Run District Girls Soccer team

All-Bull Run District Girls Soccer team Player of the Year: Danielle Toone, Clarke County First team Pos. Player School Year F Danielle Toone Clarke Co. Sr. F Victoria Rund George Mason Sr. F Sophie Matton George Mason Sr. F Makayla Taylor Madison Co. Sr. F Morgan ...

Clanton’s big day powers Falcons to regional track title

ELKTON – As Rick Lytton walked off the track at East Rockingham High School following Wednesday’s Region 2B Boys Track and Field Championships, the Central head coach had a championship trophy in hand and a coach of the year plaque tucked under his arm. Nearby, junior Kyle Clanton was ...

Strasburg’s Henry wins regional gold in girls discus

ELKTON – According to longtime Strasburg throws coach Tommy Simmons, what has stood out most about junior Daniella Henry’s performance in the discus this season has been her ability to remain “fairly consistent.” On Wednesday afternoon, that consistency produced a regional title. Henry ...

Generals advance to Shenandoah District semifinals

QUICKSBURG - Stonewall Jackson had played two close games against Luray in the regular season. On Wednesday the Generals made sure they had a little more breathing room. The third-seeded Generals controlled most of the play and beat the sixth-seeded Bulldogs, 4-1, in the Shenandoah District ...

Leadership, versatility key for Warren County’s Figueroa

FRONT ROYAL - For Jorge Figueroa, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of scoring a goal. Luckily for the Warren County boys soccer senior, he’s had a lot of practice at it for the Wildcats. He said scoring goals is his favorite part of the game. “I don’t know how to explain it,” ...

Recreation Events

The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held:   National Trails Day The Potomac Appalachian Trail Club will celebrate National Trails Day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 2 in Shenandoah National Park, 3655 U.S. Highway 211 East, Luray. Information: ...

All-Class 4 Northwestern District Girls Soccer team

All-Class 4 Northwestern District Girls Soccer team Co-Player of the Year: Payton Fiel, Kettle Run Co-Player of the Year: Kendall Lincoln, Sherando Coach of the Year: Matt Zuras, Kettle Run First team Pos. Player School Year F Sarah Mitchell Kettle Run Sr. F Alyssa Damato Kettle ...

Craig Murto: Short Track U.S. Nationals a short track success

The Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol Motor Speedway was a short track success story. Hundreds of cars were on hand to compete in six different divisions over the course of three nights of racing last weekend, giving short track racers from across the country the chance to tackle the track ...

Prep scores: May 23

Wednesday’s results Baseball Bull Run District semifinals Falcons 8, Mustangs 2 George Mason 000 110 0-2 4 5 Central 011 132 x-8 8 0 GM: Villa, Martin (6) and Butler. C: Hoover, S. Shifflett (5), Rice (7) and Marston. Central leaders: John French 2 hits, 2 RBIs; Andrew Daugherty 2 ...