Central High School

Rams defend Bull Run District wrestling title

January 31st, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Strasburg senior Hunter Dean was closing in on a personal milestone and looking for his third straight district title entering Saturday’s Bull Run District wrestling tournament at Warren County High School. But he was more concerned about the Rams’ fate as a whole.

Prep scores: 1-31

January 31st, 2015

Saturday’s results
Boys basketball
Rams 48, Eagles 41
Strasburg 4 17 11 16–48
Clarke County 14 6 12 9 –41
Strasburg (15-4, 9-4 Bull Run)
St. Clair 2

Prep scores: Jan. 30

January 30th, 2015

Boys basketball
Mustangs 56, Rams 46
George Mason 5 16 17 18 – 56
Strasburg 7 12 13 14 – 46
George Mason (16-1, 13-0 Bull Run)

Showdown time

Strasburg's Ethan Duckworth gets Stonewall Jackson's Bryant Schutz on his back during their 170-pound wrestling match on Jan. 21 at Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily file

January 29th, 2015

The top of the Bull Run District wrestling race has been as competitive as they come this season, and the district’s best will meet for one final time this weekend before true postseason competition starts up in the coming weeks.

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.

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,

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. 22

January 22nd, 2015

Boys basketball
Hawks 63, Eagles 56
Skyline 18 10 16 19 – 63
Clarke County 17 13 10 16 – 56
Skyline (9-7)
Smith 5 0-1 12, Parker

Falcons sweep county swim meet

Central's Bethany Neri shows her form in the 200-yard freestyle during the Shenandoah County swim meet held Wednesday night at the Strasburg Recreation Center.  Rich Cooley/Daily

January 21st, 2015

STRASBURG — After losing to Strasburg last year, Central’s girls wanted to get the Shenandoah County swim trophy back, and on Wednesday night they did.

Rams wrestlers repeat as county champions

Strasburg's Ethan Duckworth gets Stonewall Jackson's Bryant Schutz on his back during their 170-pound wrestling match on Jan. 21 at Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily file

January 21st, 2015

STRASBURG – Hunter Dean was admittedly a little surprised to hear his named called as the most outstanding wrestler of the Shenandoah County wrestling championship on Wednesday.

Prep scores: 1-21

January 21st, 2015

Wednesday’s results
Boys swimming
Shenandoah County meet
At Signal Knob Recreation Center, Strasburg
Team scores: 1. Central 75.5, 2. Strasburg

Prep scores: Jan. 20

January 20th, 2015

Boys basketball
Judges 54, Hawks 38
Handley 14 9 17 14 – 54
Skyline 14 9 6 15 – 38

Ford, Wildcats hold off Falcons

Warren County's DeAndre Lawrence shoots over Central's Tyler Bosserman during first half boys basketball action  Friday night in Woodstock.  Rich Cooley/Daily

January 16th, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Warren County sophomore Cameron Ford hit some big shots for the Wildcats on Friday night against host Central. It was only fitting that he was the one to step to the free-throw line with a chance to secure the win.

Central rolls past Warren

Warren County's Hayley Martin blocks a shot by Central's Brooke Sager during Friday night girls basketball action in Woodstock.  Rich Cooley/Daily

January 16th, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Central girls basketball coach Mallory Skarupa wanted to see an improved defensive effort from the Falcons on Friday night against visiting Warren County. She got her wish.

Prep scores: Jan. 16

January 16th, 2015

Friday’s results
Boys basketball
Warriors 61, Colonels 39
Sherando 23 11 18 9–61
James Wood 6 14 5 14–39
Sherando (11-2, 3-0 Northwestern)
Outler 3 1-1 7, Henry

Lecraw leads Falcons in quad

January 14th, 2015

WOODSTOCK — Central wrestling coach Michael Sanders is a self-acknowledged “pusher” of young men and in Colton Lecraw, he has a willing recipient.