Massanutten Military Academy

Local teams turn page to 2017 with loaded week of games

The year 2016 is now in the rearview mirror, and local high school basketball teams will kick off the new year in high gear as each is scheduled to play at least two games this week. For Strasburg High School’s boys basketball team, the turn of the calendar marks the first chance for the ...

Year in Review: Highs, lows mark list of local sports storylines in 2016

From the highlights – high school student-athletes winning state titles and earning college scholarships, a local team winning the Valley Baseball League and an area college competing for a national championship – to the lowlights – a local athletic program rocked by controversy – the ...

Prep scores: Dec. 14

Wednesday’s results Boys basketball Generals 45, Falcons 44 Stonewall Jackson 9 19 5 12 – 45 Central 15 13 3 13 – 44 Stonewall Jackson (4-1) Hoover 4 2-2 11, Davis 3 1-2 7, L. Patton 2 1-2 7, Sorrells 2 0-1 4, Dotson 6 4-4 16. Totals 17 8-11 45. Central (0-5) Patton 1 0-2 ...

Rivalry doubleheaders top week’s list of local basketball games

As the winter high school sports season approaches the holiday break coming up in two weeks, a pair of rivalry doubleheaders on the basketball court tops this week’s athletic events. Kicking off the rivalry theme will be Central and Stonewall Jackson’s boys and girls basketball programs, ...

Rams’ return to basketball court leads week’s local sports news

STRASBURG – The high school winter sports season begins anew for local schools this week, and no team needs that fresh start more than Strasburg’s boys basketball team. The Rams’ 2015-16 season was cut short back in early January after an investigation into student misconduct on a team ...

MMA’s Mack signs to play basketball at Manhattan College

WOODSTOCK – As Nehemiah “Bud” Mack was just beginning his senior season of high school basketball at Mount Zion Prep in Baltimore around this time last season, the 6-foot-1 guard gave his verbal commitment to NCAA Division I Manhattan College. By the beginning of May, Mack had backed off ...

MMA’s Pickett signs with Ole Miss

WOODSTOCK – Jamarko Pickett had been leaning toward Ole Miss as his college of choice when he traveled to the school’s Oxford, Missippi, campus for a weekend visit with the basketball program in mid-October. Just a few days later, on Oct. 20, the Massanutten Military Academy postgraduate ...

Prep scores: Nov. 1

Tuesday's results Boys cross country Region 1A East Championships at Panorama Farms, Earlysville Team scores: 1. Luray 70, 2. Mathews 104, 3. Altavista 106, 4. West point 108, 5. Galileo 122, 6. Cumberland 127, 7. Stonewall Jackson 144, 8. Rappahannock County 174, 9. Lancaster 175, 10. ...

Much at stake for area football teams this week

The last week of the football regular season highlights a big week in local high school sports. A lot is at stake for several of the football teams in the area. Some have a playoff berth on the line, while for others a win will move them higher up in the playoff seedings. Here's a look at ...

Shenandoah County football rivalry tops week’s list of local sports

A pair of local vs. local matchups highlight the high school football schedule this week, and one in particular should draw plenty of interest in Shenandoah County. Central (7-1, 4-0 Bull Run) will host rival Strasburg (6-2, 3-1) at 7:30 p.m. Friday in a game that will have district and ...

Prep scores: Oct. 21

Friday's results Football Buffalo Gap 38, Stonewall Jackson 0 Central 34, William Monroe 13 Fort Hill (Md.) 49, Sherando 21 Hancock (Md.) 41, Massanutten Military Academy 0 Randolph-Macon Academy 31, Christchurch 20

Skyline-Handley highlights busy week of football

Friday will be one of the busiest high school football nights of the season with eight local games. One of the biggest rivalry games will be Skyline hosting Handley in a Northwestern District contest. The Hawks (1-6) are coming off a tough loss against James Wood. The Judges were defeated ...

Prep scores: Oct. 15

Saturday's scores Boys cross country Third Battle Invitational at Millbrook Team scores: 1. Loudoun Valley 61, 2. Patriot 150, 3. Gonzaga 184, 4. Chantilly 219, 5. Osbourn Park 250, 28. Warren County 818. Individual results: Warren County: D.J. Staton (114th, 17:37.1), Bailey Grant ...

MMA postgrad team optimistic in return to court

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. All kidding aside, Myers hit the ...

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

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. Stonewall, still seeking its first win of 2016, is coming off a 51-8 road loss to ...

Prep scores: Oct. 7

Friday’s results Football Sherando 34, James Wood 0 William Monroe 35, Warren County 10 Wilson Memorial 51, Stonewall Jackson 8 Rappahannock County 52, Massanutten Military Academy 0

On Campus notebook: Fulgham scores first career touchdown for ODU

Former Massanutten Military Academy standout Travis Fulgham scored the first touchdown of his college career Saturday for Old Dominion University. Fulgham had a 55-yard touchdown catch from ODU quarterback David Washington in the second quarter of the Monarchs' 52-17 victory over the ...

Falcons, Wildcats kick off sports week with Monday night football

Mother Nature had its fun with some of the local high school games last week, as heavy rainfall forced several cancellations and postponements. One result of the area’s heavy dose of rain is a rare two-game week for the varsity football teams from Central and Warren County high ...

Hargrave shuts down Massanutten

WOODSTOCK – Hargrave Military Academy football coach Ben Paris said his Tigers' goal is to pick up three turnovers a game without giving the ball away once. Mission accomplished. On an overcast Saturday homecoming afternoon at Massanutten Military Academy, first-year coach Pete Stone ...

MMA postgrad basketball team retires Dodd’s jersey

Damonte Dodd was a key part of the most successful postgraduate boys basketball team in the history of Massanutten Military Academy. At 6-foot-10, Dodd was an intimidating defender around the rim who earned a four-star ranking from Scout.com before landing at the University of Maryland, ...