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Warriors bolt past Hawks in soggy match

March 26th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – First came the lightning delay during Thursday’s rain-soaked girls soccer match between host Skyline and Sherando. Then the Warriors did some striking of their own.

Ansbro, Falcons topple George Mason

March 25th, 2015

WOODSTOCK — Bekah Ansbro didn’t feel like she had her best stuff Wednesday night, but the Central junior pitcher was glad she had catcher Kylie Stottlemyer to help her out.

Mustangs shut out Central

March 25th, 2015

WOODSTOCK — George Mason’s girls soccer team has won seven straight state titles and on Wednesday night it looked like the Mustangs might have a good possibility for No. 8 this season.

Prep scores: March 25

March 25th, 2015

Wednesday’s results
Baseball
• Mustangs 6, Falcons 4
George Mason 501 000 0 – 6 7 2
Central 000 202 0 – 4 5 2
GM:

SU roundup: Hornets outlast EMU in baseball

March 25th, 2015

WINCHESTER – Approximately once a year, the prevailing wind at Bridgeforth Field shifts and blows toward left field rather than its usual direction of toward right.

Ansbro, Stead combine for perfect game

March 24th, 2015

WOODSTOCK — Central High School junior Bekah Ansbro and freshman Kristina Stead combined for a five-inning, perfect-game victory over Stonewall Jackson on Tuesday in a Shenandoah County softball showdown.

Rams’ St. Clair executes leadoff role ‘to a T’

Noah St. Clair

March 24th, 2015

STRASBURG – As longtime Strasburg High School baseball coach Jeff Smoot puts it, senior Noah St. Clair was everything any coach could want out of a leadoff hitter in the Rams’ first two games of the season last week.

Prep scores: March 24

March 24th, 2015

Tuesday’s results
Baseball
Generals 7, Falcons 3
Stonewall 100 014 1— 7 9 3
Central 201 000 0 — 3 9 1
SJ: Holsinger, Murphy (6) and Loya.
C: Rice,

JMU roundup: Dukes topple No. 20 Maryland in baseball

March 24th, 2015

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University’s men’s tennis blanked Howard 7-0 in its home opener on Tuesday at Hillside Courts, and the Dukes moved to 5-8 on the season while the Bison fell to 1-8 overall.

Hawks, Bulldogs end in tie

Skyline's Alex Moran dribbles past Luray's Dominick Coughlin, center, and Joel Osbourne, right,  during Monday night's soccer match in Front Royal.   Rich Cooley/Daily

March 23rd, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – It took Skyline’s boys soccer team a half to start executing what it wanted to offensively against visiting Luray on Monday evening. But when the Hawks finally executed, they found success.