Massanutten Military Academy

KU hoops standout Mason reflects on prep year spent at MMA

WOODSTOCK – Before he was a Kansas Jayhawk, before he swept every major men’s college basketball national player of the year award, Frank Mason III spent a year honing his hoops skills and putting things together off the court at a small boarding school nestled in the mountains of the ...

College basketball player of the year to visit MMA

WOODSTOCK – The player who netted every major NCAA men’s basketball national player of the year award this past season will return to Woodstock this week. University of Kansas senior point guard Frank Mason III, who attended Massanutten Military Academy for a year and starred for head ...

Two MMA postgrad hoops players solidify college futures

WOODSTOCK – Kasper Christiansen, a native of Copenhagen, Denmark, came to the United States two years ago chasing a basketball dream. He’s taking the next step in his journey this week. Christiansen, who spent this past season playing for Massanutten Military Academy’s postgraduate ...

Prep scores: April 12

Wednesday's results Baseball Warriors 7, Colonels 5 Sherando 001 600 0 - 7 9 2 James Wood 000 022 1 - 5 8 3 S: Miller, Entsminger (7) and Entsminger, Peacher (5). JW: Smith, Craig (4), Campbell (6) and Ellingsworth. WP - Miller; LP - Smith. Records: Sherando 10-3; James Wood ...

Prep scores: April 3

Monday's results Hawks 9, Tigers 4 Brentsville 000 013 0--4 5 2 Skyline 201 051 x--9 6 2 B: Walker, Cornwell (5), Stossel (5) and Beard. S: Ritter, Cross (6) and Kandrick. WP -- Ritter (2-1). LP -- Walker. Blue Streaks 6, Warriors 0 Harrisonburg 000 150 0 -- 6 7 1 Sherando 000 000 ...

Prep scores: March 29

Wednesday's results Baseball Warriors 16, Falcons 0, Game 1 Central 000 00--0 2 4 Sherando 355 3x--16 12 0 C: Estep, Wightman (2), French (3) and Daugherty S: Usa, Peacher (4) and Entsminger. WP -- Usa (2-0). LP-- Estep. Warriors 5, Falcons 1, Game ...

Prep scores: March 24

Friday’s results Baseball Panthers 3, Rams 2 Page County 000 201 0—3 8 2 Strasburg 000 010 0— 2 7 4 P: Cave and Day. S: Bowers and Keller. WP — Cave. LP — Bowers. Records: Page County: 2-2; Strasburg: 2-1. Generals 7, Falcons 2 (Game 1; 5 innings) Stonewall Jackson 000 ...

Former MMA postgrad standout Mason voted Big 12 POY

Former Massanutten Military Academy postgraduate basketball standout and University of Kansas senior point guard Frank Mason III was unanimously voted the Big 12 Conference Player of the Year, the conference announced Sunday. Mason, who was also named a first team All-American by USA Today ...

Colonels aiming for hoops title at National Prep Championship

WOODSTOCK – Shortly after Chad Myers returned to Massanutten Military Academy to coach the Colonels’ postgraduate boys basketball team last April, he joked that the team’s first order of business was to win a national championship. At the time Myers had no players, and MMA’s postgrad ...

Colonels fall to Mt. Zion Prep in first home loss of season

WOODSTOCK – Massanutten Military Academy’s postgraduate boys basketball team let one slip away Wednesday night. After building a 9-point lead early in the second half over visiting Mt. Zion Prep (Maryland), a scoring lull derailed the Colonels. MMA couldn’t make enough defensive ...

Prep scores: Feb. 8

Wednesday's results Postgraduate boys basketball Warriors 80, Colonels 76 Mt. Zion Prep 39 41 – 80 Massanutten Military Academy 40 36 – 76 Mt. Zion Prep Garner 3 0-0 7, Toppin 7 0-0 15, Hightower 7 5-7 20, Bones 6 2-4 15, Alexander 0 2-6 2, Banks 2 0-0 4, Whaley 6 5-8 17. Totals ...

Prep scores: Feb. 7

Tuesday’s results Boys basketball Falcons 58, Green Dragons 46 William Monroe 13 8 11 14 - 46 Central 11 12 18 17 - 58 William Monroe Shackleford 5 1-1 11, McCain 2 4-5 9, Anderson 8 0-0 18, Richards 1 0-0 3, Powell 0 1-2 1, Terry 2 0-0 4. Totals 18 6-8 46. Central Patton 3 1-2 8, ...

Postseason wrestling, swim tournaments cap sports week

The calendar turns to February this week, meaning the playoffs are right around the corner for most high school sports teams. For local wrestling and swimming programs, the postseason has already arrived. The end of the week will mark the start of postseason competitions for both sports, and ...

Colonels hold off Fork Union for signature win

WOODSTOCK – Massanutten Military Academy’s postgraduate boys basketball team squandered a shot at a pair of signature victories over a couple top-ranked teams at the National Prep Showcase in Connecticut back in November. Drawing from what MMA guard Charles Falden called a “hunger to ...

Prep scores: Jan. 24

Tuesday’s results Boys basketball Green Hornets 83, Generals 74 Stonewall Jackson 9 21 15 19 – 74 Wilson Memorial 29 14 17 13 – 83 Wilson Memorial (7-12, 6-5 Shenandoah District) Church 6 4-4 20, Welch 0 0-0 0, Pierce 4 5-8 13, Woodard 4 3-3 11, Poole 5 1-2 14, Harris 2 0-0 ...

Chasing a dream

WOODSTOCK – Kasper Christiansen recently was required to write a final paper for a class at Massanutten Military Academy, the topic being either the hardest decision he’s ever had to make, or the easiest. For Christiansen, his biggest life choice fell into both ...

Colonels pleased with season’s first half, ready to make push to postseason

WOODSTOCK – Some members of Massanutten Military Academy’s postgraduate boys basketball team have struggled adjusting to the military school lifestyle to the point where the team recently lost the privilege of 24-hour cell phone availability, a luxury not generally afforded to the rest of ...

Strasburg-Central rivalry highlights busy week

One of the biggest rivalries in the area will take center stage in another busy week of high school sports action. Shenandoah County rivals Central and Strasburg play in both boys and girls basketball this week. The boys game is on Thursday at Central with the girls game Friday at ...