Brad Fauber

Four Falcons score goals in win over Eagles

March 27th, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Central’s boys soccer team built momentum earlier this week with a close loss on the road to defending Group 2A state champion George Mason. The Falcons kept it rolling Friday night at home against Clarke County.

Warriors bolt past Hawks in soggy match

March 26th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – First came the lightning delay during Thursday’s rain-soaked girls soccer match between host Skyline and Sherando. Then the Warriors did some striking of their own.

Rams’ St. Clair executes leadoff role ‘to a T’

Noah St. Clair

March 24th, 2015

STRASBURG – As longtime Strasburg High School baseball coach Jeff Smoot puts it, senior Noah St. Clair was everything any coach could want out of a leadoff hitter in the Rams’ first two games of the season last week.

Hawks, Bulldogs end in tie

Skyline's Alex Moran dribbles past Luray's Dominick Coughlin, center, and Joel Osbourne, right,  during Monday night's soccer match in Front Royal.   Rich Cooley/Daily

March 23rd, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – It took Skyline’s boys soccer team a half to start executing what it wanted to offensively against visiting Luray on Monday evening. But when the Hawks finally executed, they found success.

Rams continue to taking strides under Hiserman

Matt Hiserman

March 20th, 2015

STRASBURG – Matt Hiserman expected Strasburg’s boys basketball players would require some time to get to know one another this season, considering the Rams’ blend of youth and a handful of experienced varsity players.

Wolford scores winner for Falcons

March 19th, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Central’s boys soccer team generally likes to avoid running its attacks right up the middle against opposing defenses. As head coach Ted Poor puts it, that’s simply not the Falcons’ style. But that scheme worked just well enough for Central on Thursday night against visiting Warren County.

Wolf ends stellar career on high note

Central's Trevor Wolf, The Northern Virginia Daily's 2015 Boys Swimmer of the Year, ended his four-year swimming career with two top 10 finishes at the Group 3A state meet and was the area's top boys swimmer in the 50-yard freestyle and 100 free.   Rich Cooley/Daily

March 16th, 2015

STRASBURG – Trevor Wolf packed a little extra punch into his preparation for his senior season with Central High School’s boys swim team.

Crisman guides undermanned Strasburg to success

Ina Rae Crisman

March 16th, 2015

STRASBURG – When Strasburg High School’s swim team hit the pool for practice in preparation for the winter sports season, something about the boys team caught the eye of coach Ina Rae Crisman.

Top of his game

Dr. Jeremy Busch, a chiropractic and sports performance expert, shows his patient, Nicole Neely, 33, the wall angel exercise to reduce shoulder pain. Bush recently returned from the U.S. Olympics Training Center in California. Rich Cooley/Daily

March 15th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Dr. Jeremy Busch recently got a rare glimpse of the training methods used by some of the world’s greatest athletes.

Generals’ Singleton eager for season

Brittany Singleton will help lead the Stonewall Jackson girls soccer team this season. Rich Cooley/Daily

March 11th, 2015

QUICKSBURG – Brittany Singleton always feels a surge of excitement when the start of the high school girls soccer season approaches each year.

Rams fall to Eagles in regional semifinals

March 7th, 2015

ORANGE – Strasburg’s boys basketball team kept things tight for three quarters against Prince Edward County in the Region 2A East semifinals at Orange County High School Saturday evening. Then the Eagles made a defensive adjustment.

Rams win on buzzer-beater

March 3rd, 2015

WILLIAMSBURG – Strasburg junior Trevin Howard has grown to appreciate his role as the electric sixth man as the boys basketball season has progressed. In the Rams’ road game against Bruton in the Region 2A East tournament quarterfinals on Tuesday night, he was the hero.