Central High School

Falcons show off the strides taken on the defensive end in rout of Page County

WOODSTOCK – Central High School’s boys basketball team didn’t shoot particularly well during Wednesday’s 68-41 non-district win over visiting Page County, but what the Falcons lacked in offensive efficiency they made up for in defense and rebounding. Central, using a 1-2-2 full-court ...

Prep scores: Dec. 6

Wednesday's results Boys basketball Falcons 68, Panthers 41 Page County 4 13 12 12 – 41 Central 15 16 21 16 – 68 Page County (1-2) Myers 0 0-0 0, Conley 4 2-7 11, Knight 1 2-2 4, Lucas 0 2-2 2, Hart 3 0-0 6, Williams 0 1-2 1, Stidham 1 0-1 3, Pettit 0 0-2 0, Combs 4 0-0 9, Kite 2 0-0 ...

Strother ignites fast start for Falcons in win over Hawks

FRONT ROYAL — Slow starts have been costly for Central’s girls basketball team this season, but the Falcons reversed the trend on Monday night. The Falcons were able to start off fast and eventually held on for a 42-39 win over Skyline. Central senior guard Ayanna Strother scored 14 of ...

Prep scores: Dec. 4

Monday’s results Boys basketball Central 78, Skyline 48 Girls basketball Falcons 42, Hawks 39 Central 13 11 12 6—42 Skyline 5 16 9 9—39 Central (2-2) Gale 1 0-0 2, Herbaugh 3 1-3 7, Frye-Williams 1 0-2 2, Marston 3 0-0 9, Strother 7 1-2 17, Scott 2 1-3 5. Totals 17 3-10 ...

Prep scores: Dec. 1

Friday's results Boys basketball Central 93, Page County 89 (3 OT) Skyline 67, Rappahannock County 35 Stonewall Jackson 60, Strasburg 41 Leaders: Stonewall Jackson: Nick Dotson 25 points, 8 steals; Brendan Hoover 20 points Girls basketball Generals 38, Rams 28 Strasburg 7 5 10 ...

Central still trying to find its way after late start to season

QUICKSBURG -- Central has only had a complete boys basketball team for a little over a week, so it's no surprise that the Falcons have been a little up and down to start the season. Due to the football team making a run in the postseason, some of the players didn't start practicing with the ...

Seniors spark Generals to victory over Falcons

QUICKSBURG -- Stonewall Jackson's girls basketball team has youth and experience this season. On Wednesday night the experience showed late in the game. The Generals, led by a group of seniors, escaped with a 43-38 overtime victory over Shenandoah County rival Central. Stonewall Jackson ...

Prep scores: Nov. 29

Wednesday’s results Boys basketball Falcons 67, Generals 37 Central 15 17 16 19--67 Stonewall Jackson 4 19 8 6--37 Central (1-1) Patton 2 1-2 6, N. Williams 3 0-0 6, Strother 2 1-1 5, T. Williams 2 0-0 4, Bright 5 0-0 13, Estep 5 2-4 13, Shifflett 3 0-0 6, Davis 7 0-3 14. Totals 29 4-10 ...

Prep scores: Nov. 28

Tuesday’s results Boys basketball Pioneers 78, Wildcats 48 Millbrook 18 26 21 13 – 78 Warren County 11 10 11 16 – 48 Millbrook (1-0) Thomas 5 0-1 11, Curtin 7 0-0 17, J. Funk 5 0-2 10, Tyson 2 4-6 8, Rocco 2 1-2 5, Jackson 5 1-1 11, Madagan 5 0-0 10, Anthony 1 1-3 3, Hagerman 1 0-0 ...

All-Region 2B Football team

All-Region 2B Football team Offensive Player of the Year: Jayden Williams, Robert E. Lee Defensive Player of the Year: Bryan Wallace, Clarke County First team Offense Pos. Player School Year C Grayson Manning Central Jr. OL Tavion Hall R.E. Lee Sr. OL Bryan Wallace Clarke ...

Central’s Strother looking to make most of senior year

WOODSTOCK -- Central's Ayanna Strother enjoys the thrill of playing defense. The senior basketball player has put up strong numbers defensively year after year. Strother said she prefers to play defense and get steals even more than scoring. "To me getting a steal is like the most awesome ...

Leemen knock off Falcons in regional semifinals

WOODSTOCK -- Central's stellar, history-making football season came to an end Friday night. The Falcons started off slow and couldn't recover in a 49-21 loss to Robert E. Lee in the Region 2B semifinals. "We weren't as disciplined as we should have been," Central coach Mike Yew said. "I'm ...

Prep scores: Nov. 18

Saturday's results Volleyball Class 3 state championship at VCU's Siegel Center, Richmond Lord Botetourt 3, Warren County 0 (25-14, 25-12, 25-17) Leaders: Warren County: Lauren Fox 9 kills; Kaley Foulks 8 kills, 10 digs, 2 aces; Morgan Coons 24 assists, 9 digs; Britney Carter 5 kills; ...

Falcons ready to face strong Leemen squad

WOODSTOCK -- When Central squares off with Robert E. Lee, the Falcons will face a different style of team than what they typically see. The second-seeded Falcons hosts Robert E. Lee at 7 p.m. tonight in the Region 2B football playoff semifinals. The Leemen use a spread offense and like to ...

Central’s Davis making most of return to football

WOODSTOCK -- Bryan Davis wasn't on the football field last year, but he learned a valuable lesson. The Central senior fullback/linebacker had to sit out the season due to ineligibility because of grades. He said it was difficult to watch his teammates play and not be out there with them. "It ...

Falcons hold onto winning formula in playoff win over Buffalo Gap

WOODSTOCK – Central High School’s football team talked about starting over and switching gears to playoff mode after going unbeaten during the regular season. The stakes may have changed when the No. 2 Falcons hosted No. 7 Buffalo Gap in the quarterfinal round of the Region 2B playoffs ...

Falcons finish third in Class 2 boys state championships

THE PLAINS -- Central had three all-state performers in Saturday's Class 2 boys cross country state championships. The Central trio of Mason Lucy-Speidel, Chase Rimel and Gus Wightman led the Falcons to a third-place finish at the state meet held at Great Meadow. Lucy-Speidel led the way as ...

Four area girls runners earn all-state honors

THE PLAINS -- LuLu Funkhouser capped off her high school cross country career with her second straight all-state performance. The Stonewall Jackson senior was one of four area girls runners to earn all-state honors in the cross country state championships on Saturday at the Great Meadow ...

On Campus Notebook: Singleton caps off volleyball career with All-ODAC honors

Ali Singleton (Stonewall Jackson '14) finished her volleyball career in style at Emory & Henry College. Singleton was recently named to the volleyball All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference third team. The senior outside hitter was second on the Wasps in kills (262) and total attacks ...