Sports

VMI’s Peterson happy to give back to MMA

Chad Myers

July 28, 2016

WOODSTOCK – When Massanutten Military Academy postgraduate basketball coach Chad Myers asked QJ Peterson if he would help out at Meyers’ camp this week, Peterson didn’t hesitate to say yes.

Craig Murto: Why the empty grandstands?

CRAIG MURTO

July 28, 2016

Kyle Busch put on a clinic at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to win the Brickyard 400 from the pole last Sunday. But was anybody there to see it?

Rec league results: July 24

July 27, 2016

Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation Department
Men’s softball
Standings: McNair’s Mudcats 18-2; Valley Builders 16-3; Shenandoah Woodworks 18-4;Pool’s Electric 14-5;

Express end regular season with rout of Cannons

July 26, 2016

STRASBURG – Tuesday’s Valley Baseball League matchup between Strasburg and Purcellville served as a preview of sorts for the first round of the North Division playoffs. The Express will be hoping for a repeat in Thursday’s encore at First Bank Park.

Gerald Almy: Projects for improving wildlife habitat

Gerald Almy

July 26, 2016

If you can spare some time from fishing and preparing for upcoming hunting seasons, this is a great time to work on improving habitat for wildlife. The projects could be on land you or a relative or friend owns, or on property you have permission to hunt on.

Sherando’s Borst places second at Fargo

John Borst

July 25, 2016

John Borst enters every wrestling tournament aiming to win. Never is his goal to simply be the runner-up. But the Sherando rising senior felt few qualms about his second-place finish at the USA Wrestling Junior Men’s Freestyle National Championships in Fargo, North Dakota, this past weekend.

Fadely makes early commitment to play soccer at Longwood

Layne Fadely, 16, of Woodstock, a rising junior at Central High School, has already verbally committed to play Division I college soccer at Longwood University.  Rich Cooley/Daily

July 24, 2016

WOODSTOCK – Nearly two years ago, early in her soccer career with the Herndon United 99 travel squad, Layne Fadely started realizing that fellow players were making their college commitments as early as their sophomore and junior years of high school. She took note and made herself a similar goal.

Wiley, Cardinals power past River Bandits

July 19, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – As the end of the Valley Baseball League regular season draws near, Front Royal is hoping to strengthen its hold on a playoff spot. The Cardinals took a step in that direction Tuesday night with an offensive outburst against visiting Woodstock.

Recreation Calendar

July 19, 2016

The Flames
The Flames, Virginia’s second-oldest home-school sports association, will hold an informational meeting from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday