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Prep scores: Sept. 24

September 25, 2016

Saturday’s results
Boys cross country
Stonewall Jackson Invitational
Blue results
Team scores: 1. Sherando 64, 2. William Byrd 66, 3.

Dukes ready to start CAA football season

James Madison University's Jimmy Moreland tries to tackle North Carolina's Elijah Hood as he runs for a touchdown in the first half of their game in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, on Sept. 17. The Dukes play at Maine today. AP

September 24, 2016

HARRISONBURG — James Madison University’s football team starts its Colonial Athletic Association conference schedule today against the University of Maine.

Falcons top Eagles in overtime thriller

Central's Alex Sibert hauls down Clarke County's Hunter Rogers for no gain on a first quarter rushing play Friday night in Woodstock.  Rich Cooley/Daily

September 23, 2016

WOODSTOCK – Central High School football coach Mike Yew said the Falcons’ coaching staff has spent the last two weeks selling hard the importance of discipline and physicality to its players. Last week the Falcons lacked that discipline in a loss on the road. On Friday night at home against Clarke County, they put both aspects together.

Page County triumphs over Stonewall

September 23, 2016

QUICKSBURG – Page County did something Friday night it has been unable to do in at least five years – beat Stonewall Jackson High School.

Warriors sweep past Skyline

September 22, 2016

STEPHENS CITY – Sherando and Skyline each have young volleyball teams that are going through growing pains this season. When the two teams met Thursday night it was the Warriors who showed they are a little further along in gaining the experience needed to win.

Prep scores: Sept. 22

September 22, 2016

Thursday’s results
Golf
Conference 21 West tournament
At Blue Ridge Shadows (Par 72), Front Royal
Team scores: 1. Sherando* 321,

VHSL approves new realignment plan

September 22, 2016

The Virginia High School League Executive Committee on Wednesday approved the realignment committee’s final 24-region alignment plan and the final district plan for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 school years.

Redshirt senior trio leading way for JMU offensive line

The James Madison University offensive line, led by redshirt seniors Matt Frank, Mitchell Kirsch and Kyle Rigney, has played a key role in the success of the offense this season. The Dukes are averaging 539.7 yards per game. Courtesy photo/JMU Athletics Communications

September 22, 2016

HARRISONBURG — Five years ago Matt Frank, Mitchell Kirsch and Kyle Rigney came to James Madison University’s football team together. There’s been a lot of changes in the program since then, but the trio of offensive lineman is still together.

Jackets rally past Quantico

September 21, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Something coach Jeff Moxie said after his Randolph-Macon Academy Yellow Jacket volleyball team had lost its first set “woke up” stand-out Anastacia Chineme on Wednesday in the team’s 3-1 victory over Quantico High School at Melton Memorial Gymnasium.

Hornets hoping to solve O-line issues during bye

September 21, 2016

WINCHESTER – The rushing totals from Shenandoah University’s last two football games may be a bit unsettling for the Hornets, but head coach Scott Yoder said Wednesday that the coaching staff is far from hitting the panic button.

Prep scores: Sept. 21

September 21, 2016

Wednesday’s results
Golf
Central, Page County at Luray
At Luray Caverns Country Club
Team scores: 1. Central 173, 2. Page