Sports

Sherando hands Millbrook first loss

Sherando's Andrew Wade celebrates after scoring a goal late in the first half during a soccer game against Millbrook on Thursday night in Stephens City.  Rich Cooley/Daily

April 23, 2015

STEPHENS CITY – Sherando boys soccer coach Pat Anderson said the Warriors suffered some setbacks defensively earlier in the season. The Warriors had no such trouble Thursday night against visiting Millbrook.

Prep scores: April 23

April 23, 2015

Thursday’s results
Baseball
Yellow Jackets 7, Eagles 6
Fredericksburg 011 101 2—6 3 1
R-MA 200 023 x — 7 11 5
FC: Naylor, Pallone (5) and Alvelmo.
R: Schachter,

Falcons fend off Hawks for tennis win

Skyline's Stefano Trentini returns a forehand shot during his doubles match against Central on Wednesday evening in Front Royal. Rich Cooley/Daily

April 22, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Stefano Trentini admitted he was a little off during Skyline’s boys tennis match with visiting Central on Wednesday afternoon. But it was hard to tell.

Redskins legend Saul joins Sports Breakfast slate

April 22, 2015

Former Washington Redskins offensive lineman Ron Saul, one of the original “Hogs” made famous during some the franchise’s best seasons in the late 1970s and early 1980s, has been announced as a guest for the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival’s Partlow Insurance Sports Breakfast, presented by Grange Insurance.

Shenandoah unveils new logo

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April 22, 2015

WINCHESTER — The Shenandoah University Department of Intercollegiate Athletics unveiled a new graphic identity Wednesday morning at an open house hosted in the Ferrari Room of the Brandt Student Center.

Prep scores: April 22

April 22, 2015

Wednesday’s scores
Baseball
• Warren County 14, John Champe 3 (5 innings)
• Sherando 3, Broadway 2
Softball
• John

Prep scores: April 21

April 21, 2015

Tuesday’s results
Baseball
Patriots 4, Warriors 0
Park View 000 310 0— 4 9 1
Sherando 000 000 0— 0 2 3
PV: Leckemby and Bland.
S: Griffith, Tinsman

Eagles’ pitching stifles Rams

Strasburg's Megan Emswiller slides around the tag of Clarke County second baseman Molly Lanham on a second base steal during third-inning action on Monday in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

April 20, 2015

STRASBURG — Host Strasburg had trouble getting base runners aboard versus sterling Clarke County pitching, and lost a 12-2 decision in Monday’s Bull Run District game to the Eagles.

Gerald Almy: Mineral licks help herd’s health

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April 20, 2015

Deer seasons won’t open for nearly six months, but there are lots of habitat alterations you can make that will improve the health of the whitetail herd in your area. Some projects you can do include planting edges between woods and fields with shrubs, fertilizing native wildlife foods to boost their production, creating small ponds to collect water during dry spells and putting in food plots.