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Falcons, Rams ready for Bull District clash

There is plenty at stake for both Central and Strasburg when the two teams meet tonight at Strasburg. An undefeated season, a playoff berth, a possible district title, the Shenandoah County championship, a top seed in the playoffs are all on the line. However, perhaps the biggest thing on the ...

Warriors eager to face rival Millbrook

STEPHENS CITY -- Sherando doesn't want history to repeat itself. Last year the Warriors had a chance to make the playoffs with a win in the final game against Millbrook, but came up short. Tonight when Sherando plays at Frederick County rival Millbrook they once again can secure a playoff ...

Hawks, Wildcats set for rivalry clash in regular season finale

FRONT ROYAL – Skyline High School’s football team had the run of its cross-town rivalry with Warren County from 2012-15, winning four straight games over the Wildcats in that span, before Warren County got one back last season. The Hawks have had a full year to stew on that loss. Skyline ...

All-Bull Run District Volleyball team

All-Bull Run District Volleyball team Player of the Year: MaKenna Santinga, Madison County First team Pos. Player School Year S MaKenna Santinga Madison County Jr. MH Allie Burbridge Madison County Jr. OH McKenzie Brady George Mason Jr. OH Sarah East Rappahannock ...

Reaching new heights: Warren County volleyball secures first-ever state berth

FRONT ROYAL --Warren County was facing a Culpeper squad with some height on Thursday night. The Wildcats played smart, worked around the Blue Devils size and reached a new plateau as a volleyball program. The Wildcats beat Culpeper, 3-0 (25-17, 25-8, 25-12), in the Region 3B tournament ...

Prep scores: Nov. 2

Thursday's results Volleyball Region 3B tournament semifinals Warren County 3, Culpeper 0 (25-17, 25-8, 25-12) Leaders: Warren County: Kaley Foulks 13 kills; Lauren Fox 8 kills; Britney Carter 4 kills; Cor'Shauna Cunningham 2 kills; Nikki Roof 1 kill.

Athlete of the Week: Improved Entsminger leading way for Warriors

STEPHENS CITY -- Hunter Entsminger is seeing things differently this season and it's showing on the field. The Sherando junior quarterback said he has better eye discipline and he's making better reads this season, which have helped lead to more success. "Last year I missed a few reads, ...

Craig Murto: Hamlin crossed the line

Much has been said all week about the way Denny Hamlin raced Chase Elliott at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, but one thing is clear: Denny Hamlin crossed the line. With 10 laps to go in the 500-lap Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race on the paperclip-shaped half-mile in Martinsville, it appeared ...

Warren boys advance to states with third-place regional finish

NOKESVILLE -- Warren County has a young boys cross country squad this season, but the Wildcats took a big step as a program on Wednesday. The Wildcats finished third as a team in the Region 3B cross country championships at Nokesville Park to advance to next week's state championships. The ...

SU Football Notebook: Hornets hoping history doesn’t repeat itself this week

WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team enters the final two weeks of its regular season in a nearly identical position as it was last season. The Hornets are 6-2, can claim the Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship – and the NCAA Division III playoff spot that comes ...

Prep scores: Nov. 1

Wednesday's results Boys cross country Region 4C Championships At Kernstown Battlefield Team scores: 1. Loudoun Valley 19, 2. Dominion 67, 3. Fauquier 112, 4. Riverside 134, 5. Sherando 140, 6. John Handley 144, 7. Woodgrove 157, 8. James Wood 166. All-region (top 15): 1. Sam Affolder ...

On Campus Notebook: Luna has solid senior season for Royals

Juan Luna (Stonewall Jackson '13) had a very successful senior year for Eastern Mennonite University's men's soccer team. Luna was second on the team with six goals and two assists. He started and played in 15 of the team's 17 contests. Luna took 34 shots, including 15 shots on goal, and had ...

Prep scores: Oct. 31

Tuesday's results Volleyball Region 3B tournament quarterfinals Warren County 3, William Monroe 0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-8) Region 3B tournament quarterfinals Spotsylvania 3, Skyline 2 (25-20, 24-26, 21-25, 25-15, 15-10) Boys cross country Region 1B Championships At Panorama Farms Team ...

Falcons hold off Gladiators to remain undefeated

WOODSTOCK -- All season Central's offense has put up big numbers as the Falcons cruised through their schedule. On Friday night, it was Central's defense that made some of the biggest plays to keep the Falcons undefeated. Central used a third-quarter goal-line stand to hold off Riverheads ...