Central High School

Central girls top Rams as both teams gear up for playoffs

STRASBURG – Central High School’s girls basketball team proved it could go on the road and scrap out a victory in a close game. Strasburg showed it has the ability to make a run at the top teams in the district. Both did so in their meeting in the regular-season finale Tuesday night with ...

Prep scores: Feb. 6

Tuesday's scores William Monroe 65, Warren County 60 Handley 84, Sherando 64 Manassas Park 77, Skyline 59 Girls basketball Dragons 44, Wildcats 42 William Monroe 13 13 12 6--44 William Monroe (20-0, 9-0 Class 3, Northwestern) K. Beale 1 0-0 2, Morris 5 3-6 15, Velasquez 2 1-4 5, Pickett ...

Strasburg wins Bull Run District wrestling title

STRASBURG -- Strasburg had five individual champions in Saturday's Bull Run District Wrestling Championships as the Rams also took the team title and trophy. The Bull Run District Championships were dual matches instead of a bracket format. The Rams went 4-1 as a team on their way to the ...

Prep scores: Feb. 3

Saturday's results Wrestling Bull Run District Championships at Strasburg Team results: Strasburg 4-1 (Strasburg 52, Rappahannock County 6; Strasburg 48, Clarke County 30; Strasburg 60, Central 12; Strasburg 37, George Mason 32; Madison County 37, Strasburg 36). Central 1-4 (Clarke County ...

Prep scores: Feb. 2

Friday's results Boys basketball Central 70, Clarke County 53 Strasburg 72, Rappahannock County 47 Stonewall Jackson 66, Buffalo Gap 42 Brentsville 70, Warren County 42 William Monroe 77, Skyline 58 Girls basketball Bison 45, Generals 35 Stonewall Jackson 8 9 9 9--35 Buffalo Gap 5 ...

Prep scores: Feb. 1

Thursday’s results Boys basketball Kettle Run 54, Sherando 53 Girls basketball Warriors 71, Cougars 22 Kettle Run 2 8 6 6 – 22 Sherando 25 21 13 12 – 71 Kettle Run Small 3 0-1 8, Schaefer 1 0-0 2, Van Voorhis 0 0-2 0, Hume 2 2-4 6, Bayliff 2 0-0 4, Leonard 1 0-0 2. Totals 9 ...

Central’s girls continue to roll while handing Mason rare district loss

WOODSTOCK – Central High School’s girls basketball team has been on a surge during the second half of the season, and not even a visit from Bull Run District leader George Mason could cool off the Falcons on Tuesday night. Central held off the Mustangs for a 45-43 win, extending its own ...

Prep scores: Jan. 31

Boys basketball Central 49, George Mason 48 Madison County 46, Strasburg 34 Robert E. Lee 76, Stonewall Jackson 45 Stonewall scoring leaders: Nick Dotson 26. Wrestling Skyline 55, John Handley 15 152: Anthony Domino (SKYL) over Cesar Abac (JOHA) (Fall 2:57) 160: Samuel Brown (SKYL) over ...

Prep scores: Jan. 30

Tuesday's results Boys basketball East Rockingham 72, Stonewall Jackson 46 Stonewall scoring leaders: Nick Dotson 19, Brendan Hoover 12 Culpeper 82, Warren County 36 Skyline 58, Brentsville 36 Girls basketball Rams 44, Mountaineers 36 Madison ...

Prep scores: Jan. 29

Monday's results Boys basketball Sherando 55, Central 48 Girls basketball Generals 45, Panthers 37 Page County 14 14 3 6--37 Stonewall Jackson 10 10 9 16--45 Page County (9-10, 6-8 Shenandoah) Nauman 2 0-0 5, Williams 3 3-6 10, Knowles 2 0-0 5, H. Southers 3 3-8 9, S. Southers 3 0-1 ...

Prep scores: Jan. 27

Saturday's results Boys basketball George Mason 54, Strasburg 33 Central 81, Rappahannpck County 43 Girls basketball Central 68, Rappahannock County 41 Wrestling Skyline girls meet Championship finals: 106: Claudia Flores (Falls Church) maj. dec. over Jessie Burkett-Erice, 15-6; 113: ...

High energy: Herbaugh’s all-out hustle gives Falcons a spark

WOODSTOCK -- Kendall Herbaugh was scared. As the Central junior girls basketball player was taken to the hospital on Dec. 20, Herbaugh was worried about what her latest injury might mean for her season. Herbaugh landed awkwardly in a game against Sherando on Dec. 20 and suffered a strained ...

Rinker retiring as Central athletic director at end of school year

WOODSTOCK -- After almost 40 years teaching, coaching and, most recently, serving as athletic director in Shenandoah County's school system, Kenny Rinker has decided to retire. The Central athletic director said he simply felt like it was the right time. "I've thought about it for a couple ...

Defense key for Falcons during five-game winning streak

WOODSTOCK -- During Central's winning streak one thing has been constant -- a stifling defense. The Falcons' girls basketball team has won five straight games and six of their last seven, including a 37-22 Bull Run District victory over Madison County on Tuesday. "What we've been doing is ...

Prep scores: Jan. 24

Wednesday’s results Boys basketball Rams 56, Eagles 46 Clarke County 13 15 11 7--46 Strasburg 14 16 9 17--56 Clarke County (5-13, 1-5 Bull Run) McCaw 0 1-2 1, Lambert 1 0-0 2, Holsinger 10 0-1 21, Ergen 4 2-4 10, Childs 3 1-3 8, Jones 1 0-0 2, Trenary 1 0-0 2. Totals 20 4-10 ...

Prep scores: Jan. 23

Tuesday's results Boys basketball Cougars 72, Wildcats 67 Manassas Park 13 18 13 28 - 72 Warren County 18 13 8 28 - 67 Manassas Park (5-11, 3-3 Northwestern District) Pitts 11 1-3 23, Garza 2 1-2 ...

Central’s Strother scores 1,000th point in victory over Strasburg

WOODSTOCK -- Ayanna Strother can now cross off one of her biggest goals of her girls basketball career. The Central senior scored her 1,000th point in a 53-36 girls basketball victory over Strasburg on Friday. "It was definitely a huge relief off my shoulders," Strother said in a interview at ...

Prep scores: Jan. 22

Monday’s results Boys basketball Warriors 79, Hawks 63 Sherando 17 20 26 16 – 79 Skyline 9 17 19 15 – 63 Sherando (6-9, 5-5 Northwestern District) McKay 2 3-4 7, Banks 2 1-3 5, Gibson 7 1-2 17, Dean 7 1-2 18, Usa 5 0-0 10, Washington 1 0-0 2, Lawson 1 0-0 2, Dahlinger 2 1-3 5, ...