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Hornets force five turnovers in second half to top Quakers

Cedrick Delaney

October 23, 2016

WINCHESTER – During his weekly meeting with the media Wednesday, Shenandoah University football coach Scott Yoder said turnover margin would play pivotal role in the Hornets’ homecoming matchup against Guilford on Saturday afternoon.

Rams hold off Mountaineers for district win

October 21, 2016

STRASBURG – There was no shortage of potential game-defining moments Friday night when Strasburg hosted Bull Run District foe Madison County on the Rams’ homecoming night.

SU football notebook: Hornets winning turnover battle this season

October 19, 2016

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team has not finished a season with a positive turnover margin since joining the Old Dominion Athletic Conference in 2012, and the Hornets’ coaching staff did plenty of analysis in the offseason to determine ways to improve in that aspect in 2016.

Wildcats get sweep, but Falcons seeing improvement

October 18, 2016

WOODSTOCK – Central High School’s volleyball team dropped its 14th straight match at home against Warren County on Tuesday night, but Falcons head coach Alyssa Bane is seeing an upward trend.

Hornets top Eagles for second straight ODAC road win

October 16, 2016

BRIDGEWATER – Bridgewater College has proven to be a menace to Shenandoah University during the teams’ longstanding football rivalry. The Hornets got one back on the Eagles’ home field Saturday night.

Hornets hoping momentum helps buck trend against Eagles

October 15, 2016

WINCHESTER – For reasons that Shenandoah University football head coach Scott Yoder can’t quite put his finger on, Bridgewater College has found ways to beat the Hornets in the two teams’ longstanding rivalry.

Dominant second half rallies Rams past Wildcats

October 14, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Strasburg High School’s football coaching staff didn’t recognize the Rams team that competed in the first half of Friday night’s game at Warren County. The unit that took the field for the final two quarters was more recognizable.

Rams, Wildcats each seeking to rebound in district clash

Strasburg's Austin Miller looks to avoid Clarke County's Brett McDonald during a game on Oct. 7 in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

October 14, 2016

Strasburg and Warren County high schools are each coming off blowout losses on the football field last week, but both teams are in different places as they prepare for tonight’s 7 p.m. Bull Run District matchup in Front Royal.

Key runs power Wildcats to sweep Dragons

October 13, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Slow starts have marked many matches for Warren County High School’s volleyball team this season. That trend continued for the Wildcats on Thursday night against visiting William Monroe, but they were able to withstand it.

Athlete of the Week: Cooper brings versatility to court for Rams

Cassie Cooper

October 12, 2016

STRASBURG – When Cassie Cooper joined Strasburg High School’s junior-varsity volleyball team as an eighth grader in 2012, she did so strictly as a hitter. Now a senior for the Rams’ varsity squad, she does a little bit of everything.

SU football notebook: Special teams shine in Hornets’ win

October 12, 2016

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team has experienced a couple hiccups on special teams through the first five games but has been solid in that aspect for much of the season. Last weekend at Emory & Henry, it can be argued that the Hornets’ special teams powered them to their first Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory of 2016.

MMA postgrad team optimistic in return to court

Massanutten Military Academy coach Chad Myers speaks to his players during practice Tuesday afternoon in Woodstock. The team will play an exhibition game today to start their season. Rich Cooley/Daily

October 12, 2016

WOODSTOCK – When Chad Myers sat down to discuss his return to Massanutten Military Academy to coach the school’s newly reinstated boys postgraduate basketball program back in April, he joked that a national championship was his top priority.

Generals and Eagles to play at JMU to cap week in sports

Strasburg quarterback Ethan Duckworth scrambles in the backfield during first quarter action Friday night against Clarke County in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

October 9, 2016

Stonewall Jackson High School’s football team will compete at a college venue this weekend when the Generals take on East Rockingham at James Madison University’s Bridgeforth Stadium at 3 p.m. Saturday.

Hornets aiming for rebound against Wasps

October 8, 2016

WINCHESTER – Shortly after Shenandoah University’s football team wrapped up its loss to Randolph-Macon College last week, head coach Scott Yoder stressed the importance of the Hornets’ ability to mentally bounce back from its third straight loss in an Old Dominion Athletic Conference opener.

Eagles run through Rams in rout

Clarke County's Bryan Wallace is flagged for a face mask penalty after running down Strasburg quarterback Ethan Duckworth during the second quarter of Friday night's game in Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily

October 7, 2016

STRASBURG – Clarke County’s size and physicality were simply too much for Strasburg to handle on the football field Friday night.