WOODSTOCK - High school football season may not officially start until July 26, but most of the local teams have been coming together at Central this month to get a head start.
Central has been hosting a 7-on-7 football league each Tuesday night in June. It is a six-team league, featuring ...
QUICKSBURG - LuLu Funkhouser almost had a stellar ending to her four-year career at Stonewall Jackson.
The three-sport athlete and her teammates put together a season to remember from fall to winter to spring.
“It was an awesome season,” Funkhouser said. “I almost went to states in ...
Central is headed back to the Northwestern District.
The Virginia High School League announced its recommended district alignment plan for 2019-20 through 2022-23 on Wednesday and one of the changes is Central moving from the Bull Run District to the Northwestern District. Central will also be ...
QUICKSBURG - Nick Dotson finally has a break.
The Stonewall Jackson standout put together a strong sports career and capped it off with a great senior season. He said it wasn’t until his baseball season was over in the spring that he realized just how much work he had put into his ...
Hunter Entsminger, Sherando
The junior posted nine RBIs, 10 runs scored and 13 steals, and on the mound was 4-1 with a 1.69 ERA. Entsminger was first team All-Northwestern District and second team All-Region 4C.
Chase Hart, Strasburg
The sophomore first ...
QUICKSBURG - When the Atlantic Football Association needed a neutral site to hold its championship game, Pete Lampman knew of the perfect spot - Stonewall Jackson High School.
Lampman is not only Stonewall Jackson’s football coach but he is also the commissioner of the AFA, a semi-pro ...
Rachel Sirbaugh, Skyline
The junior led the area in batting average (.646) and doubles (16) and ranked second in RBIs (30). Sirbaugh was a second team All-Northwestern District (Class 3) and All-Region 3B pick.
Emma Benson, Skyline
The sophomore shortstop ...
QUICKSBURG - LuLu Funkhouser’s first three years on the girls soccer team were strong, but her senior year topped them all.
The Stonewall Jackson senior forward set several school records as she scored 41 goals to help lead the Generals to a successful season.
Funkhouser said she owed her ...
QUICKSBURG – A year removed from almost not having enough players for a team, Stonewall Jackson’s girls soccer team had a remarkable turnaround season.
The Generals, aided by a strong group of freshman, won 16 games, finished second in the Shenandoah District and secured a home game in ...
2018 All-Area Girls Soccer team
Eli Dellinger, Stonewall Jackson
The freshman defender was a first team All-Shenandoah District and first team All-Region 1B selection. Dellinger had four goals and six assists for the Generals. She helped lead the team to a Region 2B berth.
QUICKSBURG - Carlos Romero-Hernandez decided to give soccer another try this season and it paid off in a big way for him and his teammates.
The Stonewall Jackson senior took a year off from the sport and had a dazzling season for the Generals in his return. Romero-Hernandez said he was ...
QUICKSBURG - Matt Burgwald accomplished a lot this season in his first year as Stonewall Jackson boys soccer coach. However, one of the things he was most proud of was bringing a community together.
Burgwald, who is also a Shenandoah County Soccer League travel coach, said he was very happy to ...
2018 Boys Soccer All-Area team
Juan Arrecona-Jacuinde, Stonewall Jackson
The senior was a first team All-Region 1B and a second team All-Class 1 State selection this season. Arrecona-Jacuinde had six goals and 11 assists for the Generals this year.
Angel Arteaga Loorenzo, Stonewall ...
Isaiah Allen, Sherando
The junior was the runner-up in the shot put at the Class 4 state meet and placed fourth in the discus. Allen won shot put titles in the Class 4 Northwestern District and Region 4C championships.
Wade Banks, Stonewall Jackson
The senior ...
Donzailya Berg, Sherando
The senior placed seventh in the 110-meter hurdles at the Class 4 state meet and was part of the Warriors’ all-state 4x100 relay team. That relay team won gold in the Region 4C meet.
Sarah Schulte-Bunert, Warren ...
2018 Girls Tennis All-Area team
Michelle Kim, Central
The freshman won the Region 2B individual singles title. She advanced to the Class 2 state semifinals, losing to the eventual state champion. Kim led the Falcons to a 12-win season.
Sarah Miller, Stonewall Jackson
The senior played at ...
Class 1 All-State Boys Soccer team
Player of the Year: Ricardo Osuna, Galax
Coach of the Year: Troy Barkley, Glax
Pos. Player School Year
F Bennett Diggs West Point Sr.
F Rett Hillman Rappahannock Jr.
F Josh Akinwumi Riverheads Sr.
F Ricardo Osuna Auburn So.
F Gage Phillips ...
Colton Harlow's life-long dream came true on Wednesday, and he was able to share the moment with his family.
Harlow was drafted in the 30th round of the Major League Baseball Draft by the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday. The 2014 Stonewall Jackson graduate and 2018 JMU graduate said that he ...
All-Region 1B Baseball team
Player of the Year: Ethan Hoover, Central Lunenburg
Coach of the Year: Rodney Painter, Riverheads
Pos. Player School Year
P Ethan Hoover Central Lunenburg Sr.
P Brett Midkiff Rappahannock Co. Jr.
P Elijah Dunlap Riverheads So.
C Forest ...
All-Region 1B Softball team
Player of the Year: Emily Walters, Riverheads
Coach of the Year: Kris LaFirenza, Riverheads
Pos. Player School Year
P Emily Walters Riverheads Jr.
P Hailey Bayne Central Lunenburg Sr.
P Abbey McClary Rappahannock Co. So.
C Carmon ...