JMU roundup: Finley named to watch list

February 26th, 2015

NEW YORK — Senior attacker Stephanie Finley of the James Madison University women’s lacrosse team was named to the Tewaaraton Award Watch List on Thursday night. The award honors both the top men’s and women’s lacrosse player in the nation.

Final whistle

Stonewall Jackson football coach Dick Krol recently announced his retirement following 28 years of coaching the program. Krol is also retiring after this season as the Generals' co-head coach in track and field. Rich Cooley/Daily file

February 25th, 2015

QUICKSBURG — Dick Krol has never been concerned about wins and losses, or state playoff appearances. The Stonewall Jackson football coach has always cared about the players first and foremost.

JMU roundup: Seahawks snap Dukes’ five-game winning streak

February 25th, 2015

WILMINGTON, N.C. — Despite a game-high 23 points from junior guard Ron Curry, North Carolina-Wilmington used a huge first-half run to set the tempo in a 74-54 Colonial Athletic Association men’s basketball victory against James Madison University on Wednesday night at Trask Coliseum.

Down to size

Strasburg's Tyler Brill goes up against Wilson Memorial's Keaton Boyson during the first round of Region 2A East basketball Tuesday night at Strasburg High School.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 24th, 2015

STRASBURG – Strasburg’s boys basketball team was concerned with Wilson Memorial’s height ahead of their matchup in the first round of the Region 2A East tournament on Tuesday night. But the Rams had a game plan, and they stuck to it.

Experienced Hornets eager to take field

February 24th, 2015

Shenandoah University’s baseball team figures to step on a diamond at some point during the 2015 Division III college baseball season. At least that’s the hope.

Prep scores: Feb. 24

February 24th, 2015

Tuesday’s scores
Boys basketball
Region 2A East first round
Rams 54, Green Hornets 47
Wilson Memorial 13 6 7 21 – 47
Strasburg 10 16 8 20 –

Rams expecting tall order against Wilson Memorial

Strasburg's Mekhi Hendricks shoots over Clarke County's Hunter Rogers during a boys basketball game on Feb. 6 in Strasburg. The Rams host Wilson Memorial in the first round of the Region 2A East tournament Tuesday night.   Rich Cooley/Daily file

February 23rd, 2015

STRASBURG – Strasburg’s boys basketball players hadn’t seen much of Wilson Memorial outside of a few pieces of game film prior to Monday’s practice. But in that brief exposure to the Green Hornets – Strasburg’s first-round opponent in the Region 2A East tournament that begins on Tuesday – something caught the Rams’ attention.

JMU roundup: Balanced Dukes top High Point in women’s lacrosse

February 23rd, 2015

HARRISONBURG — Behind a balanced offensive attack that saw six players on the 19th-ranked James Madison women’s lacrosse team notch multiple goals, the Dukes topped High Point 16-8 at the University Park turf field on Monday afternoon to earn their third straight win.