Central High School

Falcons, Generals ready for county showdown

For the second straight week Stonewall Jackson's football team will be taking on a Shenandoah County rival as the Generals play at Central tonight at 7:30 p.m. The Falcons are coming off a victory over Skyline, while the Generals are coming off a tough loss to Shenandoah County rival ...

Sportsmanship takes center stage for Hawks, Falcons after Reedy injury

FRONT ROYAL -- A very sad moment turned into a beautiful scene last week. Skyline junior Caleb Reedy broke his right leg on a play against Central during their football game last Friday night. Play was stopped for approximately 30 minutes while he was attended to and eventually taken away in a ...

Prep scores: Aug. 30

Wednesday's results Boys cross country Central, Luray, Page County at Strasburg Team scores: 1. Central 24, Luray 33, Page County 69, Strasburg 111. Girls cross country Central, Luray, Page County at Strasburg Team scores: 1. Central 18, Strasburg 62, 3. Luray 66, 4. Page County ...

Prep scores: Aug. 29

Volleyball Fauquier 3, Sherando 0 (25-11, 25-11, 25-20) Millbrook 3, Skyline 0 (25-16, 25-9, 25-7) Spotswood 3, Central 1 Warren County 3, Strasburg 0 (25-19, 25-12, 25-20) Wilson Memorial 3, Stonewall Jackson (25-8, 25-11, 25-12)

Falcons run away from Hawks in opener

WOODSTOCK – Central High School football coach Mike Yew said in the week leading up to Friday’s season opener that the days of a single player dominating the Falcons’ stat book were likely over. Running back Shane Watson handled a bulk of the load against Skyline on Friday night, but ...

Prep scores: Aug. 28

Monday's results Golf Warren County, Louisa at Culpeper Team scores: 1. Louisa 166, 2. Warren County 183, 3. Culpeper 190. Individual results: Warren County: Laughlin 40, Sorge 47, Silek 48, Hudson 48, Kelly 49, Payne 53. Central, Fluvanna at William Monroe Team scores: 1. Central 157, ...

Central’s Wightman excited for senior season

WOODSTOCK -- Gus Wightman wasn't sure how much he would like running cross country at Central when he first started, but after several years of success it's become his favorite sport. "I've really enjoyed it, and I really grew into the sport," Wightman said. Wightman said he learned a lot in ...

Prep scores: Aug. 26

Saturday's results Boys cross country Central Invitational Team results: 1. Central 53, 2. Riverside 60, 3. James Wood 93, 4. Millbrook 102, 5. Clarke County 139, 6. Warren County 163, 7. Riverheads 168, 8. Stonewall Jackson 181, 9. Strasburg 211, 10. Skyline 291, 11. Eastern Mennonite ...

Falcons, Hawks meet on gridiron in season opener

Central High School quarterback Zeb Dyer said the Falcons can’t be content to ride the coattails of a nine-win season last year that saw them reach the second round of the playoffs. Skyline safety/receiver Matt Rutherford said the Hawks need to make a statement after last year’s ...

Strasburg, Skyline off to 2-0 starts in volleyball

Strasburg couldn't have asked for a much better start to its volleyball season this week. The Rams won both their matches, including a five-set thriller over Stonewall Jackson on Tuesday. Strasburg won the first two sets, and was within 2 points of winning in either three or four sets, but ...

Prep scores: Aug. 24

Thursday's results Golf Sherando 161, James Wood 165 Volleyball Warren County 3, Rappahannock County 0 (25-23, 25-18, 25-6) Strasburg 3, Page County 1 (25-27, 25-22, 25-19, 25-12) Skyline 3, Clarke County 0 (25-20, 25-21, 25-19) Turner Ashby 3, Sherando 1 (25-21, 25-19, 20-25, ...

Prep scores: Aug. 17

Thursday's results Golf Skyline, George Mason at Central At Bryce Resort, Basye (9 holes) Team scores: 1. Central 167, 2. Skyline 188, 3. George Mason 206 Low-medalist: Sam Shifflet (Central) 39

Prep scores: Aug. 10

Thursday’s scores Golf Bryan Gunter Memorial Invitational At Shenandoah Valley Golf Club Day 1 of a 2-day event Team scores: 1. Woodgrove 292, 2. Loudoun County 293, 3. Washington (W.Va.) 294, 4. Loudoun Valley 297, 5. Dominion 322, 6 tie. Charlottesville 330, 6 tie. Sherando 330, 8. ...

Strasburg defends Shenandoah County golf championship

BASYE – Playing without its top golfer, and on a day when scores were elevated throughout the lineup of the three rival teams, Strasburg High School’s golf team defended its Shenandoah County title. The Rams fired a four-man total of 359 at Bryce Resort on Thursday afternoon to edge out ...

Enthusiasm high for Falcons this season

The Central High School Falcons have a lot of returners from last year’s team, which went 9-3 and advanced to the second round of the playoffs. “I think we're all ready to play some football,” Central rising junior Kyle Clanton said on Thursday. “I think knowing that we’re going to ...

Local men win gold at National Senior Games

STRASBURG – Lloyd Willis and Wesley Pence got a taste of the Olympic experience last month in Birmingham, Alabama, when the two Shenandoah County residents – Willis from Strasburg and Pence from Edinburg – prepared to take to the basketball court at the 2017 National Senior ...

2017 All-Area Baseball Team

First Team Gavin Kandrick, Skyline Catcher The senior batted .380 with a homer, four doubles, a triple, 15 RBIs and 13 runs scored. Kandrick was a first team All-Conference 28 selection and a second team All-Region 3A East pick. Pearce Bucher, Sherando Infield The junior third baseman ...

2017 All-Area Softball Team

First Team Rachel Sirbaugh, Skyline Catcher The sophomore batted .387 with two home runs, four doubles, two triples, 14 RBIs and 14 runs scored. Sirbaugh was a second team All-Conference 28 selection as a designated player. Emma Benson, Skyline Infield The freshman shortstop hit .383 ...