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Central routs Rock Ridge

Central's Cianne Fields drives past Rock Ridge's Jasmyne Hinkamp during girls basketball action Wednesday night in Woodstock. Rich Cooley/Daily

January 28th, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Like most local teams, Central’s girls basketball team hadn’t practiced in nearly a week when the Falcons hosted Conference 28 foe Rock Ridge on Wednesday evening. It showed.

Rams stifle delayed Cougars

January 28th, 2015

STRASBURG — Manassas Park’s girls basketball team broke its sideline huddles Wednesday night with the cry of “Defense,” but it was Strasburg that put the fundamental into practice.

Prep scores: Jan. 29

January 28th, 2015

Boys basketball
Falcons 48, Phoenix 40
Rock Ridge 10 11 7 12 – 40
Central 11 11 16 10 – 48
Rock Ridge (8-7)
Mayur 2 2-2 6,

Warriors produce complete effort in home win

January 27th, 2015

STEPHENS CITY — The last time these two teams met, Sherando girls basketball coach Mike Marsh figured he got three good quarters out of his Warriors. On Tuesday, he got all four. And, as far as the coach was concerned, that made the difference.

Falcons’ Neri makes impression

Bethany Neri

January 27th, 2015

Central’s girls swim team saw a side of senior Bethany Neri that the Falcons hadn’t really seen before during last week’s Shenandoah County championship.

Wolf motivated in senior season

Trevor Wolf

January 27th, 2015

Trevor Wolf has plenty of motivation heading into the postseason. The Central senior swimmer had some bad luck last year at the worst possible time.

Prep scores: Jan. 27

January 27th, 2015

Tuesday’s scores
Boys basketball
Warriors 60, Colonels 55
James Wood 10 17 14 14–55
Sherando 10 23 12 15–60
James Wood
Potter 0 1-2 1, Ratliff 1 2-2

Steele helping Royals’ strong season

January 26th, 2015

Eastern Mennonite University is enjoying a lot of success this season, and Blake Steele (Warren County ’14) has certainly been part of that.

Gerald Almy: Winter rabbit hunting tactics

Gerald Almy

January 26th, 2015

With deer seasons closed, many Shenandoah Valley hunters oil their guns and store them away for the year. But that’s a big mistake. There are several game animals you can still hunt, including grouse, squirrels and a species we’ll look at today, the cottontail rabbit. Rabbits remain open for hunting through February.

Free throws help Wildcats hold off Rams

January 22nd, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — Warren County struggled at three free-throw line down the stretch, but when the Wildcats really had to have them they came through.