Sports

SCPRD Adult Basketball Results (Nov. 23)

November 28th, 2014

Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation
Adult Basketball League
Through Nov. 23
Standings
Division I
Not Guilty, 3-0; Woodstock Chiropractic, 2-1;

Coalition pushes for new National Scenic Area

November 28th, 2014

A scenic area proposal from the Friends of Shenandoah Mountain received a big boost from last week’s revised plan from the National Forest Service concerning the George Washington National Forest.

Dukes ready for showdown with Flames

November 28th, 2014

HARRISONBURG –One program is returning to the postseason for the first time in three years, while the other one is making it’s first-ever Football Championship Subdivision playoff appearance.

Finishing strong

Strasburg's Ryan Smoot is fouled by Clarke County's Colton Chrane as he goes up under the basket during last season's game in January. Rich Cooley/Daily file

November 27th, 2014

STRASBURG – Ryan Smoot has been around Strasburg athletics his whole life.

All-Conference 21 football

November 27th, 2014

All-Conference 21 football
Offensive Player of the Year: LeeQuan Johnson, Sherando
Defensive Player of the Year: Chad Smith, Dominion
Co-Coaches

JMU roundup: Dukes sign five for softball

November 26th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — The James Madison University softball program has signed five players to a National Letter of Intent during the early signing period, head coach Mickey Dean announced Wednesday.

Park aiming to reward visitors

November 25th, 2014

Shenandoah National Park is looking to reward its visitors during the Thanksgiving holiday and winter months.

The Next Step

Warren County junior Zach Beckner, left, spars with teammate Brett Binnix practice on Monday afternoon. Beckner, last season's runner-up in the 106-pound weight class at the Group 3A state tournament, returns to lead the Wildcats this season. Brad  Fauber/Daily

November 25th, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — Warren County High School junior Zach Beckner reflects back on the 2013-14 high school wrestling season quite a bit.

Craig Murto: Hamilton captures F1 title

November 25th, 2014

Lewis Hamilton grabbed his second Formula One World Driving Championship in grand style by dominating the grand prix in Abu Dhabi, for the 33rd win of his career.

JMU roundup: Seven Dukes claim all-CAA football honors

November 25th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — After finishing third in the Colonial Athletic Association at 9-3 and 6-2 in the league, James Madison University’s football team received seven All-CAA selections for the 2014 season, announced Tuesday by the league office. The teams and top honors were selected by the league’s head coaches.

Dukes excited to be back in the FCS playoffs

November 24th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University will be making its first playoff appearance since 2011 on Saturday when it hosts Liberty University at 4 p.m. at Bridgeforth Stadium.

Gerald Almy: Mixing tactics can be productive

November 24th, 2014

I think most hunters have faced this dilemma a time or two. You enjoy sneak hunting bucks (also called still hunting). The weather’s cold and it’s nice to be up and moving around. The season’s winding down and you haven’t been seeing much from your tree stands.

Seniors lead relentless Warriors

November 21st, 2014

BEALETON — Sherando senior Josh Ojo had only one word to describe his senior class — “relentless.”