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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 ...

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 ...

2016 Football Offensive All-Area team

First team Hunter Entsminger, Sherando Quarterback The sophomore passed for 1,337 yards and 15 touchdowns. He also ran for 137 yards and two scores. Entsminger was a second-team All-Conference 21 West selection. Carston Shockey Running back The senior led the area with ...

2016 Football Defensive All-Area Team

Isaiah Allen, Sherando Defensive line The sophomore finished the season with 37 total tackles, including two solo stops for the Warriors. Allen was a first team All-Conference 21 West selection. Ethan Duckworth, Strasburg Defensive line The senior was the Rams’ third ...

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 ...

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 ...

Blue Ridge unloads on R-MA in fourth quarter

FRONT ROYAL – With 7:38 remaining in the third quarter, Randolph-Macon Academy's football team had mounted a comeback. The Yellow Jackets had taken several blows from visiting Blue Ridge School, but trailed by only 7 after having fallen behind by 21. But the fourth quarter was a whole ...

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 ...

Prep scores: Oct. 10

Monday's results Football Fredericksburg Christian 21, R-MA 14 Golf Group 1A state tournament at Heritage Oaks Golf Course, Harrisonburg Par 70 Round 1 Team scores: 1. George Wythe 322, 2. Altavista 370, 3. Stonewall Jackson 395. Individual results: Stonewall Jackson: Yash Desai ...

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 ...

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 ...

District contests, rivalry games highlight busy week

There is another heavy dose of football games scheduled for this weekend. One of the marquee matchups has Strasburg traveling to George Mason on Friday. The Rams are looking to build on their 3-1 start and are coming off a bye week, while the Mustangs (2-2) are coming off a 23-15 defeat to ...

Jackets rally past Quantico

FRONT ROYAL – Something coach Jeff Moxie said after his Randolph-Macon Academy Yellow Jacket volleyball team had lost its first set "woke up" stand-out Anastacia Chineme on Wednesday in the team's 3-1 victory over Quantico High School at Melton Memorial Gymnasium. "When Coach told us to ...

District play begins this week for several football teams

High schools are starting to enter the heart of their 2016 football seasons, meaning several local teams are beginning district play this week. Central and Warren County both kick off Bull Run District competition this Friday, while Stonewall Jackson begins play in the Shenandoah District. ...

Prep roundup: Generals fall to Parry McCluer

Stonewall Jackson High School’s football team fell to 0-3 on the season with a 47-0 loss to Parry McCluer on Friday night. “We didn’t play very good at all,” Stonewall Jackson coach Jay Goode said. “They’re a very good team. They had a good running back. We’ve just got to get ...

Skyline-Brentsville football highlights week in local sports

Skyline looked like a different football team last Friday against Broadway when compared to the Hawks’ squad that showed up in the season opener against Central two weeks ago. Now the Hawks are hoping to carry that positive momentum into Week 3. Skyline hosts Brentsville at 7 p.m. Friday ...