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Athlete of the Week: Strasburg’s Hart shows poise in victory

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STRASBURG -- With the game on the line, Strasburg sophomore quarterback Chase Hart needed to stay calm, cool and collected -- and he did. Hart helped guide the Rams on a game-winning drive in the final minutes of the game to help give the Rams a 22-21 victory over George Mason. Hart said it ...

Rams looking to keep momentum going against Eagles

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STRASBURG -- After rallying for a big win last week, Strasburg is hoping to use the momentum to its advantage on Friday. The Rams host Bull Run District rival Clarke County at 7:30 p.m. The Eagles are coming off a loss to Central. The Rams (3-3, 1-0 Bull Run) beat previously undefeated George ...

Prep scores: Oct. 11

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Wednesday's results Boys cross country Wildcats 15, Hawks 40 Warren County at Skyline Individual results: Warren County: D.J. Staton (First, 17:20), Bailey Grant (Second, 17:54), Nate Brown (Third, 17:54), Jaydon Halter (Fourth, 18:09), Isaiah Dade (Fifth, 18:13). Skyline: Jordan Price ...

Craig Murto: America’s team heads home

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America's Formula One team did well last weekend, and hopes to continue the performance when they head home. For the second time in Haas F1 team's two-year history, Haas F1 drivers Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean both finished in the points, eighth and ninth respectively, in the Japanese ...

Recreation Events

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The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held: 5K run/walk The annual Race to Beat Breast Cancer 5K fun run/walk will be held Oct. 21 at 305 S. Dogwood Drive, Harrisonburg. Proceeds will benefit Rockingham Memorial Hospital Foundation for breast cancer care and ...

Prep scores: Oct. 10

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Tuesday's results Golf Class 1 state championships at Heritage Oaks Golf Course, Harrisonburg, Par 70 Team results: 1. Auburn 643, 2. Rapphannock 670, 3. Central Lunenburg 730, 4. Holston 735. Individual results: Stonewall Jackson: Nick Dotson 161 (78-83); Yash Desai 163 (82-81), Alan ...

Page County runs away from Generals with big second half

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QUICKSBURG – Stonewall Jackson High School’s football team took its first lead of the 2017 season against visiting Page County on Friday night. The end result for the Generals, however, was an all-too-familiar one. Stonewall stayed competitive against its longtime Shenandoah District rival ...

Falcons dominate Eagles in district showdown

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BERRYVILLE -- Dominant. That's the best way to describe how Central's offensive line played against Clarke County's defensive line on Friday. Central's offensive line helped the Falcons power past Clarke County in a 40-0 Bull Run District victory. Both teams entered the game ...

Prep scores: Oct. 9

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Monday's results Golf Class 1 state tournament at Heritage Oaks Golf Course, Harrisonburg, Par 70 Team results: 1. Auburn 328, 2. Rappahannock 341, 3. Central Lunenburg 368, 4. Holston 385. Individual results: Stonewall Jackson: Nick Dotson 78, Yash Desai 82, Alan Arnesen 98. Overall ...

Gerald Almy: Aging deer on the hoof

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I sensed the buck was an old timer when he first emerged from the brush. My guide soon confirmed it. The deer moved stiffly, pained with arthritis. His belly sagged and loose skin hung around his face and neck. The legs looked short because his body was so thick and deep. That deer, which I ...

Hornets send resounding message in rout of Emory & Henry

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WINCHESTER – Shenandoah University’s football team has flipped the pecking order in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The Hornets, playing at home for the first time in over a month, rolled through ODAC preseason favorite Emory & Henry in emphatic fashion with a 47-24 win in ...