Brad Fauber

Cardinals fall to Lumberjacks in extra innings

June 22, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Front Royal committed a costly error in the top of the eleventh inning of Wednesday night’s Valley Baseball League contest against visiting Covington, then couldn’t capitalize with a runner in scoring position in the bottom half as the Cardinals fell, 5-4, at Bing Crosby Stadium.

Nationals select SU’s Morse in 16th round of MLB Draft

Phil Morse

June 13, 2016

Shortly after the 10th round of the Major League Baseball draft ended last Friday night, Phil Morse Jr., a Shenandoah University reliever with pro baseball aspirations, told his father that he had a good feeling he would be selected by the Washington Nationals before the 40-round draft concluded.

Central loses state title game

June 12, 2016

RADFORD – It was a classic softball match-up between two teams seeking the first state championship trophy in their programs’ histories, a marathon of a game that needed 16 innings to determine a victor.

Falcons top Glenvar in softball state semifinals

June 10, 2016

SALEM – There were multiple instances during Central High School’s 2-0 win over Glenvar in the Group 2A state softball tournament semifinals on Friday at Moyer Sports Complex that could be called the game’s defining moment.

Falcons set to take on Glenvar in state semifinals

Central's softball team celebrates after a win against Skyline earlier this season. The Falcons take on Glenvar in the Group 2A state semifinals on Friday in Salem.  Rich Cooley/Daily

June 9, 2016

WOODSTOCK – Central High School’s softball team knows very little about Glenvar, the Falcons’ opponent in Friday’s 1 p.m. Group 2A state semifinal game at the Moyer Complex in Salem.

State track meet resumes Wednesday

June 6, 2016

The abrupt premature ending to the Group 3A/4A track and field state championships on Saturday due to severe thunderstorms in Harrisonburg caused quite the stir over the weekend, drawing criticism toward the Virginia High School League and spawning the Twitter hashtag #WhoWonStates.