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Prep scores: Dec. 9

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Saturday's results Boys basketball Central 71, Jefferson County (W.Va.) 59 Boys swimming Frederick County/City meet at Jim Barnett Park Team scores: 1. Sherando 180, 2. Millbrook 119, 3. James Wood 99, 4. Handley 87. Individual results: 110 medley relay: 1. Sherando (P. Pham, Green, ...

JMU ready to face Weber State in FCS quarterfinals

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HARRISONBURG — Two of the top-ranked defenses in the country will be squaring off at 7 p.m., tonight at James Madison University’s Bridgeforth Stadium. JMU hosts Weber State University in the Football Championship Subdivision quarterfinals. The Dukes have the top-ranked defense in FCS, ...

Prep scores: Dec. 8

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Friday's results Boys basketball Clarke County 69, Warren County 64 James Wood 59, Strasburg 36 Luray 65, Stonewall Jackson 63 Stonewall leaders: Nick Dotson 38, Brendan Hoover 15 Millbrook 77, Skyline 47 Girls basketball Generals 40, Bulldogs 36 Luray 6 7 13 8 – 36 Stonewall ...

Recreation notes: Dec. 7

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The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held: Hoop Shoot Front Royal Elks Lodge 2382 will host its annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Skyline Middle School for kids ages 8 to 13. Registration will be held from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Proof of age ...

Young, inexperienced Warriors making progress early in season

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STEPHENS CITY — Sherando has a young and inexperienced girls basketball squad this season, so it’s no surprise they’ve taken a few lumps early on. The Warriors return just two full-time starters from last year’s team, and only three players with much experience. “We’re playing ...

JMU’s secondary key to top-ranked defense

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HARRISONBURG — James Madison University had its entire starting secondary receive All-Colonial Athletic Conference honors this season. In last weekend’s playoff victory over Stony Brook, JMU’s secondary showed just how deserving their conference honors were. The Dukes had five ...

Rams struggling to find footing on offense

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STRASBURG – To say Strasburg High School’s boys basketball team went cold from the floor during Tuesday night’s home game against Warren County would be an understatement. The Rams shot just 24.6 percent from the field in their 58-40 non-district loss, connecting on only 14 of 57 shot ...

All-Region 4C Football team

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All-Region 4C Football team Offensive Player of the Year: Hunter Ensminger, Sherando Defensive Player of the Year: JoJo Doleman, Sherando Coach of the Year: Bill Hall, Sherando Offense First team Pos. Player School Year QB Hunter Entsminger Sherando Jr. RB Savon ...

Prep scores: Dec. 6

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Wednesday's results Boys basketball Falcons 68, Panthers 41 Page County 4 13 12 12 – 41 Central 15 16 21 16 – 68 Page County (1-2) Myers 0 0-0 0, Conley 4 2-7 11, Knight 1 2-2 4, Lucas 0 2-2 2, Hart 3 0-0 6, Williams 0 1-2 1, Stidham 1 0-1 3, Pettit 0 0-2 0, Combs 4 0-0 9, Kite 2 0-0 ...

Strother ignites fast start for Falcons in win over Hawks

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FRONT ROYAL — Slow starts have been costly for Central’s girls basketball team this season, but the Falcons reversed the trend on Monday night. The Falcons were able to start off fast and eventually held on for a 42-39 win over Skyline. Central senior guard Ayanna Strother scored 14 of ...

Bolden leading way for Dukes’ offensive line

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HARRISONBURG — It hasn’t been the easiest season for James Madison University senior A.J. Bolden and the rest of the Dukes offensive line. But one drive in last weekend’s playoff victory over Stony Brook was a sign that the position group may be playing its best at the right time. JMU ...

Prep scores: Dec. 5

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Tuesday’s results Boys basketball Wildcats 58, Rams 40 Warren County 15 20 10 13 – 58 Strasburg 6 7 9 18 – 40 Warren County (1-2) Garnett 2 1-2 7, Kelly 1 0-0 2, Cameron 6 0-1 12, Wines 2 0-0 6, McCarty 2 0-0 4, Adams 4 4-4 12, deVenoge 1 0-0 2, Cantrell 0 0-4 0, Pratscher 5 3-6 13, ...

Gerald Almy: Tactics for fishing streamers

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The river flowed high and was slightly discolored. I knew the current might drive fish to locations where they could escape the brunt of the flow. They might be hunkering in eddies, behind boulders, or near undercut banks. Leaving the dry flies stashed safely in their boxes, I instead reached ...

Salem thumps Sherando in state semifinals

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SALEM – Salem High School football coach Stephen Magenbauer said following Saturday’s VHSL Class 4 state semifinal game against Sherando that when the Spartans have played well this season, they’ve done so by playing great defense and running the football. His comment came shortly ...