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Dukes ready for improved Rhode Island squad

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HARRISONBURG -- James Madison University head football coach Mike Houston isn't expecting today's contest with Rhode Island to be anything like last year's game. Last season the Dukes pounded the Rams, 84-7. This year's Rhode Island squad is improved and the Rams are coming off a 31-14 ...

Prep scores: Nov. 4

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Saturday's results Volleyball Region 2B tournament Quarterfinals Wilson Memorial 3, Strasburg 1 (17-25, 25-10, 25-10, 25-15) Region 1B tournament Quarterfinals Altavista d. Stonewall Jackson Friday's late results Falcons 42, Rams 6 Central 14 21 7 0--42 Strasburg 6 0 0 0--6 First ...

Falcons, Rams ready for Bull District clash

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There is plenty at stake for both Central and Strasburg when the two teams meet tonight at Strasburg. An undefeated season, a playoff berth, a possible district title, the Shenandoah County championship, a top seed in the playoffs are all on the line. However, perhaps the biggest thing on the ...

Warriors eager to face rival Millbrook

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STEPHENS CITY -- Sherando doesn't want history to repeat itself. Last year the Warriors had a chance to make the playoffs with a win in the final game against Millbrook, but came up short. Tonight when Sherando plays at Frederick County rival Millbrook they once again can secure a playoff ...

Hawks, Wildcats set for rivalry clash in regular season finale

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FRONT ROYAL – Skyline High School’s football team had the run of its cross-town rivalry with Warren County from 2012-15, winning four straight games over the Wildcats in that span, before Warren County got one back last season. The Hawks have had a full year to stew on that loss. Skyline ...

All-Bull Run District Volleyball team

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All-Bull Run District Volleyball team Player of the Year: MaKenna Santinga, Madison County First team Pos. Player School Year S MaKenna Santinga Madison County Jr. MH Allie Burbridge Madison County Jr. OH McKenzie Brady George Mason Jr. OH Sarah East Rappahannock ...

Prep scores: Nov. 2

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Thursday's results Volleyball Region 3B tournament semifinals Warren County 3, Culpeper 0 (25-17, 25-8, 25-12) Leaders: Warren County: Kaley Foulks 13 kills; Lauren Fox 8 kills; Britney Carter 4 kills; Cor'Shauna Cunningham 2 kills; Nikki Roof 1 kill.

Athlete of the Week: Improved Entsminger leading way for Warriors

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STEPHENS CITY -- Hunter Entsminger is seeing things differently this season and it's showing on the field. The Sherando junior quarterback said he has better eye discipline and he's making better reads this season, which have helped lead to more success. "Last year I missed a few reads, ...

Craig Murto: Hamlin crossed the line

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Much has been said all week about the way Denny Hamlin raced Chase Elliott at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday, but one thing is clear: Denny Hamlin crossed the line. With 10 laps to go in the 500-lap Monster Energy NASCAR Cup race on the paperclip-shaped half-mile in Martinsville, it appeared ...

Warren boys advance to states with third-place regional finish

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NOKESVILLE -- Warren County has a young boys cross country squad this season, but the Wildcats took a big step as a program on Wednesday. The Wildcats finished third as a team in the Region 3B cross country championships at Nokesville Park to advance to next week's state championships. The ...

Prep scores: Nov. 1

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Wednesday's results Boys cross country Region 4C Championships At Kernstown Battlefield Team scores: 1. Loudoun Valley 19, 2. Dominion 67, 3. Fauquier 112, 4. Riverside 134, 5. Sherando 140, 6. John Handley 144, 7. Woodgrove 157, 8. James Wood 166. All-region (top 15): 1. Sam Affolder ...

On Campus Notebook: Luna has solid senior season for Royals

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Juan Luna (Stonewall Jackson '13) had a very successful senior year for Eastern Mennonite University's men's soccer team. Luna was second on the team with six goals and two assists. He started and played in 15 of the team's 17 contests. Luna took 34 shots, including 15 shots on goal, and had ...