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Sherando edges James Wood in softball

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WINCHESTER - James Wood coach Todd Baker walked across the field and handed Sherando's Clarence Smith a wooden canteen after Thursday's softball clash between the Northwestern District rivals. The canteen, with a decoration on each side from both schools, goes to the winner whenever the ...

Six-run sixth lifts Eagles over Generals

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NEW MARKET - East Rockingham used a six-run, sixth inning to pull out its sixth win of the season Friday night. The Eagles broke open a tie game en route to a 13-4 Shenandoah District baseball victory over Stonewall Jackson at Rebel Park in a game that lasted nearly three hours. The Generals ...

Prep scores: April 6

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Friday’s results Baseball Eagles 13, Generals 4 East Rockingham 000 036 4 –13 11 5 Stonewall Jackson 101 010 1 – 4 5 3 ER: Jefferson, Rexrode (7) and I. Kisling. SJ: Dotson, L. Ritchie (6), Dellinger (6) and Moomaw. WP – Jefferson. LP – Dotson. Warriors 4, Tigers ...

Shenandoah County Recreation League

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Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation 37-and-over men’s basketball league Standings: Northern Virginia Daily 1-0; MOJO 1-0; Valley Contracting Group 1-0; Gilbert for Delegate 1-0; SCOGS 1-0; Shaw Enterprises 0-1; Heishman Funeral Home 0-1; Thank You Vets 0-1; Busted Knees 0-1; Holtzman Oil ...

Wildcats fall to Eagles in softball

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BERRYVILLE - Warren County and Clarke County’s softball teams played Thursday for the first time in 17 days. The Eagles were able to shake off the rust a little quicker than the Wildcats. Clarke County used a big third inning to pull out a 10-0 non-district victory over Warren County. The ...

Prep scores: April 5

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Thursday’s results Baseball Wildcats 4, Eagles 1 Warren County 110 020 0-4 10 1 Clarke County 000 001 0-1 5 4 WC: J. Dodson and R. Dodson. CC: Williams and Warren. WP-J. Dodson. LP-Williams. Leaders: Warren County: Hunter Wines 2-for-3, 1 run scored, 1 RBI; Jacob Dodson 1-for-3, 2 ...

Falcons learn from loss to Eagles

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WOODSTOCK- Central's girls tennis team got a taste of state-caliber competition on Tuesday. The Falcons clashed with East Rockingham in a battle of two of the top teams in Class 2, Region B. Even though the Falcons came up short in a 6-3 loss, they learned a lot from the match. "I was excited ...

Recreation Events

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The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held:   Youth trout derby Luray Parks and Recreation will host its annual free youth trout derby from 9 a.m. to noon April 14 along the Luray Hawksbill Greenway near the Park and Ride for ages 2 to 15. There will ...

Craig Murto: Racing season is underway

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Local racing season is underway, and local and regional tracks are just waiting for your visit. Winchester Speedway’s season-opening event on Saturday was won by Austin Stover, who came from 19th on the Limited Late Model starting grid to take his first win at the track since a Four-Cylinder ...

Prep scores: April 4

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Wednesday’s results Baseball Moorefield 11, Strasburg 9 Girls soccer Brentsville 3, Sherando 0 Leaders: Sherando: Kara Hendren 8 saves; Shots: Brentsville 12, Sherando 6. Record: Sherando 1-2, 1-0 Class 4, Northwestern. Softball Wolverines 20, Warriors ...

Colonels erupt for 7 runs in fifth inning to top Hawks

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FRONT ROYAL – What started as a pitchers’ duel turned into an offensive shootout in the middle innings of Tuesday night’s Northwestern District baseball game between Skyline and James Wood. Both teams traded zeroes on the scoreboard for the first 3 ½ innings at Bing Crosby Stadium, ...

Lady Hawks rally past Colonels

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  FRONT ROYAL — The Skyline Hawks won their third consecutive game to improve to 4-1 on the season as they rallied to knock off Northwestern District nemesis James Wood 5-2. The Class 4 Colonels defeated the Class 3 Hawks twice last season - each game a tough one run loss for ...

Central’s Bright commits to Glenville State College

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WOODSTOCK - Varsey Bright is going to play football at the next level. The Central senior recently committed to play football next season at Division II Glenville State College. “ I went to go visit the school. I just liked it,” Bright said in an interview after track and field practice ...

Prep scores: April 3

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Tuesday’s results Baseball Colonels 7, Hawks 5 James Wood 000 070 0 - 7 7 0 Skyline 000 230 0 - 5 7 2 JW: Craig, Bell (5), Payne (6) and Monroe. S: Cross, Hugo (5) and Clingerman. WP - Craig; LP - Cross. Records: ...

Falcons handle Broadway on the diamond after long layoff

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WOODSTOCK – Central High School baseball coach Sean Semones didn’t care that his team had opened the season 3-0, or that the Falcons had outscored opponents 29-1 during that span. After a two-week layoff between games, Semones wanted his team to play as if Monday’s home game against ...