Massanutten Military Academy

KU hoops standout Mason reflects on prep year spent at MMA

April 24, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Before he was a Kansas Jayhawk, before he swept every major men’s college basketball national player of the year award, Frank Mason III spent a year honing his hoops skills and putting things together off the court at a small boarding school nestled in the mountains of the Shenandoah Valley.

Player of the Year

April 21, 2017

Former Massanutten Millitary Academy prep basketball standout Frank Mason III receives a standing ovation during a special appearance Friday evening at his former prep school. Mason, who is finishing his senior year at the University of Kansas, received 10 men’s college basketball national player of the year awards. Rich Cooley/Daily

Prep scores: April 12

April 12, 2017

Wednesday’s results
Warriors 7, Colonels 5
Sherando 001 600 0 – 7 9 2
James Wood 000 022 1 – 5

Prep scores: April 3

April 3, 2017

Monday’s results
Hawks 9, Tigers 4
Brentsville 000 013 0–4 5 2
Skyline 201 051 x–9 6 2
B: Walker,

Prep scores: March 29

March 29, 2017

Wednesday’s results
Warriors 16, Falcons 0, Game 1
Central 000 00–0 2 4
Sherando 355 3x–16 12 0
C: Estep, Wightman (2), French (3) and Daugherty

Prep scores: March 24

March 24, 2017

Friday’s results
Panthers 3, Rams 2
Page County 000 201 0—3 8 2
Strasburg 000 010 0— 2 7 4
P: Cave and Day.

Former MMA postgrad standout Mason voted Big 12 POY

March 6, 2017

Former Massanutten Military Academy postgraduate basketball standout and University of Kansas senior point guard Frank Mason III was unanimously voted the Big 12 Conference Player of the Year, the conference announced Sunday.

Colonels aiming for hoops title at National Prep Championship

March 6, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Shortly after Chad Myers returned to Massanutten Military Academy to coach the Colonels’ postgraduate boys basketball team last April, he joked that the team’s first order of business was to win a national championship.

Prep scores: Feb. 8

February 8, 2017

Wednesday’s results
Postgraduate boys basketball
Warriors 80, Colonels 76
Mt. Zion Prep 39 41 – 80
Massanutten Military Academy 40 36 – 76

Prep scores: Feb. 7

February 7, 2017

Tuesday’s results
Boys basketball
Falcons 58, Green Dragons 46
William Monroe 13 8 11 14 – 46
Central 11

Postseason wrestling, swim tournaments cap sports week

January 30, 2017

The calendar turns to February this week, meaning the playoffs are right around the corner for most high school sports teams. For local wrestling and swimming programs, the postseason has already arrived.

Colonels hold off Fork Union for signature win

January 24, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Massanutten Military Academy’s postgraduate boys basketball team squandered a shot at a pair of signature victories over a couple top-ranked teams at the National Prep Showcase in Connecticut back in November. Drawing from what MMA guard Charles Falden called a “hunger to beat those top teams,” the Colonels picked up a statement win over visiting Fork Union Military Academy on Tuesday night.

Prep scores: Jan. 24

January 24, 2017

Tuesday’s results
Boys basketball
Green Hornets 83, Generals 74
Stonewall Jackson 9 21 15 19 – 74
Wilson Memorial 29 14 17 13 – 83

Chasing a dream

January 13, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Kasper Christiansen recently was required to write a final paper for a class at Massanutten Military Academy, the topic being either the hardest decision he’s ever had to make, or the easiest. For Christiansen, his biggest life choice fell into both categories.

Colonels pleased with season’s first half, ready to make push to postseason

January 10, 2017

WOODSTOCK – Some members of Massanutten Military Academy’s postgraduate boys basketball team have struggled adjusting to the military school lifestyle, to the point where the team recently lost the privilege of 24-hour cell phone availability, a luxury not generally afforded to the rest of the school’s cadets. But on the court, the Colonels have become much more comfortable.