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Seniors lead relentless Warriors

November 21st, 2014

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

SU roundup: Hornets win first in men’s hoops

November 21st, 2014

WINCHESTER — The Shenandoah University men’s basketball team earned its first win of the 2014-15 season with a 69-61 victory over Mary Washington on Friday night in the second game of the 2014 South Region Challenge.

Prep scores: Nov. 21

November 21st, 2014

Friday’s results
Football
• Eagles 35, Warriors 24
Sherando 0 0 7 17 –24
Liberty 14 0 14 7 –35
First

Hitting the slopes

Horst Locher, manager of the Ski School at Bryce Resort, stands along this section of Red Eye trail on Friday in Basye. The resort has had favorable weather for snow making and will open today.   Rich Cooley/Daily

November 21st, 2014

Bryce Resort in Mount Jackson, VA will be opening its slopes one week early, according to a press release from the resort.

Taking Liberty

Sherando's LeeQuan Johnson Jr. finds a huge hole during this first-quarter touchdown run last week against James Wood. The Warriors hit the road to face Liberty in a playoff game tonight.   Rich Cooley/Daily file

November 20th, 2014

STEPHENS CITY — Sherando’s football team is getting a second shot at Liberty.

Veteran Chittenden ready for final year

Shenandoah University senior Holly Chittenden is eager to lead the Hornets' women's basketball team in her final season.   Courtesy photo

November 20th, 2014

WINCHESTER — As a four-year starter for Shenandoah University’s women’s basketball team, senior forward Holly Chittenden has just about been through it all.

Hunting season

Strasburg's Mary Mason, 12, shot this 8-point buck with a muzzleloader.   Submitted photo

November 20th, 2014

Strasburg’s Mary Mason, 12, shot this 8-point buck with a muzzleloader. Submitted photo

Shenandoah women hold on to beat Blazers

November 19th, 2014

WINCHESTER — Shenandoah University’s first-year women’s basketball coach Melissa Smeltzer-Kraft will likely have the Hornets shoot a few extra free throws in practice after Wednesday’s home opener against Hood College.

Doleman draws motivation from late father

November 18th, 2014

STEPHENS CITY — Every time Sherando senior John Doleman Jr. takes the football field for the Warriors this season, he does so with a heavy heart.

Rams’ Campbell signs with Mason

NIC CAMPBELL-GEORGE MASON

November 17th, 2014

STRASBURG — Nic Campbell will have one less distraction to deal with this winter while he attempts to win his fourth straight Virginia High School League state wrestling championship.

All-4A North volleyball

November 17th, 2014

All-4A North volleyball team
Player of the Year: Katie Houser, James Wood
Coach of the Year: Sherrilyn Hanna, Loudoun County

Gerald Almy: Finding right group of does

November 17th, 2014

We’ve all read in articles that when the rut arrives, as it has right about now, you should hunt where the does are. But the truth is you need to find the right doe group.

Kloosterman, Brown step up for Dukes

November 17th, 2014

HARRISONBURG — Strasburg graduate and James Madison University true freshman tight end Jonathan Kloosterman and fellow tight end Brandon Brown were a perfect combination in Saturday’s 55-20 Colonial Athletic Association victory over Richmond.