Strasburg High School

Rams win third straight wrestling title

Central's Daniel George prepares to take down Strasburg's Corie Baker during the 152-pound. match Thursday evening during the Shenandoah County meet held in Quicksburg.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 4, 2016

QUICKSBURG – Strasburg senior Christian Plaugher was in quite the predicament leading up to Thursday’s Shenandoah County wrestling meet at Stonewall Jackson High School.

Prep scores: Feb. 4

February 4, 2016

Thursday’s results
Girls basketball
Falcons 58, Rams 39
Central 29 4 13 12—58
Strasburg 4 10 14 9—39
Central (18-1)
Shelton 1 0-0 2, Phillips 2 1-2 5,

Wenn focuses on wins at meet

February 4, 2016

STRASBURG – When freshman Casey Wenn arrived at the Signal Knob Recreation Center indoor pool, she had more than just the normal case of jitters high-school swimmers always have.

Prep scores: Feb. 2

February 2, 2016

Tuesday’s results
Boys basketball
Falcons 61, Wildcats 49
Central 17 13 16 15 – 61
Warren County 13 15 12 9 – 49
Central (12-6)
K. Hoover 4

Defense, balanced attack sparks Rams past Eagles

Strasburg's Carey Scott scores off a first quarter fast break while Clarke County's Allegra Eyles looks on during basketball action Monday night in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

February 1, 2016

STRASBURG — It had been quite a while since Strasburg had defeated Clarke County, but on Monday night the Rams used a solid defensive effort and balanced scoring to make it happen.

Prep scores: 2-1

February 1, 2016

Monday’s results
Girls basketball
Rams 52, Eagles 34
Clarke County 3 5 19 7—34
Strasburg 8 18 10 16—52
Clarke County (7-11, 4-6 Bull Run, 3-4 Conference 35)

Conference wrestling tournaments cap local sports week

February 1, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Warren County High School’s wrestling team checked the first item off their to-do list Saturday afternoon with a Bull Run District tournament championship. But the Wildcats have their sights set on bigger things, and that quest begins this weekend.

Prep scores: Jan. 30

January 31, 2016

Saturday’s results
Wrestling
Bull Run District tournament
At Warren County High School
Team scores: 1. Warren County 232.5, 2. Clarke

Wildcats, Rams seeking district wrestling title

Warren County's Connor Jost controls Strasburg's Ben Rodriguez in the 145-pound match on Jan. 13 in Front Royal. Jost won the match 7-1. Rich Cooley/Daily file

January 29, 2016

Warren County High School’s wrestling team won all but one of its regular season duals this winter, but Wildcats head coach Matt Wadas would like to see that success in head-to-head matchups translate into success in a postseason, bracket-style tournament.

Local schools using Strasburg situation as learning tool

January 21, 2016

When news that Strasburg’s boys basketball program had been suspended indefinitely came out last week many athletic directors and coaches throughout the area talked to students about rules of misconduct, including hazing.

Prep scores: Jan. 21

January 21, 2016

Thursday’s results
Boys basketball
Judges 65, Warriors 62

Handley 14 14 8 29 – 65
Sherando 13 16 19 14 – 62
Sherando (9-7, 2-2 Northwestern District)
McKay

Group joins in prayer for team, coaches, students

Strasburg residents show their support during a prayer vigil held Tuesday next to the ram statue near the high school gymnasium.  Rich Cooley/Daily

January 19, 2016

STRASBURG – The town has been reeling over the past week after the Strasburg High School boys basketball team had its season suspended indefinitely. On a cold Tuesday night, a group of students and community members gathered outside the school by the ram statue to pray for the team, the students and the community.