Sherando High School

Warriors grind out home win

By Dennis Atwood - sports@nvdaily.com STEPHENS CITY -- Host Sherando pounded the ball via the running game for 282 yards and five touchdowns and took it away from Millbrook on five turnovers for a 36-6 victory in the regular-season finale for both teams Friday night. The Warriors generated ...

Warriors hammer Colonels

By Jerry Holsworth - sports@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- Sherando finished off a perfect Northwestern District volleyball tournament by defeating James Wood 3-0 (25-19, 25-15, 25-22), but not before the two teams put on a remarkable battle in the final set that left the Warriors' victory in doubt ...

O’Reilly, Nelson capture Region II titles

By Brad Fauber - sports@nvdaily.com THE PLAINS -- Warren County senior Seumas O'Reilly was confident heading into Thursday's Region II cross country meet at Great Meadow, a course that he refers to as "his course." O'Reilly used that confidence, and proved that he does in fact "own" the 5K ...

On to the finals: Colonels, Warriors win semis

By Brad Fauber - sports@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- If it wasn't apparent before the match that the contest between James Wood and Millbrook in the Northwestern District semifinals was for a Region II berth, it was quite obvious by the end. The match went five sets, with James Wood ultimately ...

Schneider signs with Liberty

By Tommy Keeler Jr. - tkeeler@nvdaily.com STEPHENS CITY -- For Brooke Schneider there was always one college that stood out. One college that the Sherando senior wanted to attend and play volleyball for. On Wednesday, Schneider's dream came true as she signed her letter of intent to play ...

Hawks shock Warriors

By Dennis Atwood - sports@nvdaily.com FRONT ROYAL -- It took five seasons for the Skyline Hawks to record their first football victory over the Sherando Warriors, and they did it on two running touchdowns by junior quarterback Aaron Jeremiah and a defense that denied the Warriors' standout ...

Prep scores: Oct. 26

Boys cross country • Northwestern District championship meet at Third Battle of Winchester Battlefield Team results: 1. Skyline 31, 2. James Wood 45, 3. Handley 64, 4. Millbrook 94, 5. Sherando 114. Individual results: 1. Thomas Madden (Skyline, 16:08), 2. Clay Jones (Skyline, 16:27), ...

Warriors clinch district crown

By Brad Fauber - sports@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- Sherando volleyball coach Chuck Ashby told his team before Monday's match at Handley that he wanted consistent play for three sets. The Warriors responded by doing just that, sweeping the Judges 3-0 (25-16, 25-19, 25-13) to capture the ...

Prep scores: Oct. 21

Prep football scoring summaries • Cougars 17, Eagles 8 Clarke County 0 0 0 8 - 8 Manassas Park 3 7 0 7 - 17 First Quarter M: Barrios de Leon 20-yard field goal, 6:20 Second Quarter M: Byrd 4 run (Barrios de Leon kick), 7:53 Fourth Quarter M: Byrd 1 ...

Kicking game lifts Warriors to victory

By Jerry Holsworth - sports@nvdaily.com BEALETON -- Sherando's Tylar Clowser converted a 20-yard field goal with 9:01 left in the fourth quarter and the Warriors' held to earn a hard-fought 10-7 victory over Liberty on Friday. "I'm really proud of the way our kids played," Sherando coach Bill ...

Prep scores: Oct. 17

Football • Warriors 20, Judges 17, 2OT Handley 7 7 0 0 0 3 -- 17 Sherando 0 0 6 8 0 6 -- 20 First quarter H: Sloane 5 run (Varney kick), 8:42 Second quarter H: Sloane 9 run (Varney kick), 7:18 Third quarter S: Ojo 11 run (kick failed), 5:28 Fourth quarter S: Ojo 3 run (A. Cook ...

Warriors survive double OT to down Judges

By Tommy Keeler Jr. - tkeeler@nvdaily.com STEPHENS CITY -- The momentum swings came fast and furious as the game wound down. As Donovan Varney's kick to win the game for Handley fell short, Sherando knew it had to take advantage of one final momentum shift. After Sherando's defense held ...

Schneider, Sirbaugh lead Warriors to win

By Brad Fauber - sports@nvdaily.com STEPHENS CITY -- With it being Senior Night for the Sherando volleyball team on Tuesday, it was only fitting that the Warriors received a strong performance from its two senior hitters. Brooke Schneider and Morgan Sirbaugh combined for 35 of the Warriors' ...

Nelson, Madden win individual titles in meet

By Dennis Atwood - sports@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- Crystal Nelson was definite about her goal in Saturday morning's Third Battle Invitational cross country meet. "I wanted to set a new course record, because I figured I could," Nelson said. It was crystal clear that the Millbrook senior ...

Prep scores: Oct. 13

Boys cross country • Colonels 25, Caissons 33 Fishburne Military at MMA MMA: Justin Newman (2nd, 19:35); Nathan Moore (4th, 20:55); Zach Hutmeier (5th, 21:22); Matthew O'Donoghue (6th, 21:42); Woon Jo Ahn (8th, 22:24). • Rams 24, Falcons 31 Strasburg at Central Strasburg: ...

Colonels topple Warriors in five-set thriller

By Tommy Keeler Jr. - tkeeler@nvdaily.com WINCHESTER -- James Wood made sure it stayed focused and inspired for its match with Sherando on Thursday. James Wood senior Eleanor Kent found a quote that she handed out to each of her teammates. The players put it under their pillows at night and ...

Prep scores: Oct. 12

Cheerleading • Northwestern District mini-tournament at James Wood Team scores: 1. Sherando; 2. James Wood; 3. Millbrook; 4. Skyline; 5. Handley. -- James Wood clinches regular-season title and automatic Region II tournament berth. Volleyball • Owls 3, Yellow Jackets 0 R-MA at ...

Daily Prep Power Rankings: Oct. 12

Daily Staff - sports@nvdaily.com The Northern Virginia Daily Sports staff collaborated to create a football top 10 list. Each staffer voted, with 10 points being awarded to the top ranked team, nine to the No. 2 team and so on. Numbers in parenthesis indicate where each team was last week. 1. ...

Applemen storm back to topple Warriors

By Tommy Keeler Jr. - tkeeler@nvdaily.com STEPHENS CITY -- Sherando coach Chuck Ashby has been worried all season about his team's play in the third set of matches. The Warriors have struggled at times putting teams away. On Monday night, it caught up to them. The Warriors saw a two-set lead ...