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Gerald Almy: Virginia’s best crappie fishing waters

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  Virginia is blessed with quality angling for many types of gamefish, from trout to largemouth bass, stripers to catfish. But some of the most exciting fishing the Old Dominion offers is for crappies. A while back we wrote a multi-part column on tactics for this black and white ...

Generals blast Rapp in regional tournament quarterfinals

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NEW MARKET – Stonewall Jackson’s baseball team entered Monday’s Region 1B tournament quarterfinal matchup against Rappahannock County having lost three in a row and seven of its last nine games. A psychological shift extended the Generals’ season for at least a couple more ...

Shockey’s goal lifts Falcons past Cougars in final seconds

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WOODSTOCK – The pressure was on. Central had the ball with only 13 seconds left and a tie game and sophomore Landon Shockey made the most of every second. Shockey scored the game-winning goal in the final seconds to give Central a 2-1 victory over Stuarts Draft on Monday in the Region 2B ...

Falcons fall short in regional quarterfinals

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WOODSTOCK – Sometimes baseball truly can be a game of inches. Central found that out the hard way on Monday in a 6-5 nine-inning loss to East Rockingham in the Region 2B baseball tournament quarterfinals. The Falcons held a 3-2 lead in the top of the seventh. With two runners on base, East ...

Prep scores: May 28

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Monday’s results Baseball Region 1B quarterfinals Generals 11, Panthers 2 (6 inn.) Rappahannock County 000 101 - 2 4 6 Stonewall Jackson 532 10x - 11 10 1 RC: Atkins, Marcus (3) and Murphy, Atkins. SJ: Dotson, A. Ritchie (4) and ...

Pitching depth big key for Falcons’ success

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WOODSTOCK - A lot of things have come together for Central’s baseball team this season as the Falcons are having a season to remember. One of the biggest keys has been the Falcons’ pitching staff. Central has a lot of depth and has even overcome an injury to one of its top ...

Wildcats lose heartbreaker to Culpeper in regional quarterfinals

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FRONT ROYAL – A two-out rally extended Warren County’s softball season a few more innings on Friday night. Another brought the Wildcats’ 2018 campaign to a halt. Down to its last out in the bottom of the seventh inning of Friday’s Region 3B quarterfinal game against visiting Culpeper ...

Prep scores: May 25

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Friday’s results Baseball Region 3B tournament Quarterfinals Warren County 5, Culpeper 4 Boys soccer Shenandoah District tournament Final Robert E. Lee 8, Stonewall Jackson 0 Region 3B tournament Quarterfinals Culpeper 3, Warren County 1 Girls soccer Shenandoah District ...

Rams earn first-ever regional berth with big comeback win

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STRASBURG - Things couldn’t have looked bleaker for Strasburg’s boys soccer team on Monday. The Rams trailed by three goals on the road to Madison County in the Bull Run District tournament quarterfinals with 26 minutes left. Time was running out on Strasburg’s season, but senior Jacob ...

Prep scores: May 24

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Thursday’s results Baseball Bull Run District tournament Final Eagles 6, Falcons 5 Clarke County 004 010 1-6 6 1 Central 002 102 0-5 6 1 CC: Williams, Childs (6), Edwards (6), Juday (7) and Warren. C: Estep, S. Shifflett (4) and Marston. WP- Edwards. LP-S. Shifflett. S- ...

All-Bull Run District Baseball team

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All-Bull Run District Baseball team Player of the Year: Kaden Warren, Clarke County First team Pos. Player School Year P Brett Midkiff Rapp. Co. Jr. P Luke Estep Central Sr. P Eli Estes Madison Co. Sr. C Kaden Warren Clarke Co. Sr. 1B Chase Hart Strasburg So. 2B Justin ...

All-Bull Run District Softball team

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All-Bull Run District Softball team Player of the Year: Logyn Estes, Madison County Pos. Player School Year P Logyn Estes Madison Co. Jr. P Emily Seale Madison Co. So. P Megan Hicks Clarke Co. Sr. C Cassie Smith Madison Co. So. 1B Whitney Grubbs Clarke Co. So. 2B Hannah ...

All-Bull Run District Boys Soccer team

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All-Bull Run District Boys Soccer team Player of the Year: Carlos Mercado, George Mason First team Pos. Player School Year F Ian Smith Clarke Co. Sr. F Eric Novak Clarke Co. Sr. F Jacob Knapp Strasburg Sr. F Nicholas Wells George Mason Jr. F Zorhan Boston George ...

All-Bull Run District Girls Soccer team

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All-Bull Run District Girls Soccer team Player of the Year: Danielle Toone, Clarke County First team Pos. Player School Year F Danielle Toone Clarke Co. Sr. F Victoria Rund George Mason Sr. F Sophie Matton George Mason Sr. F Makayla Taylor Madison Co. Sr. F Morgan ...

Clanton’s big day powers Falcons to regional track title

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ELKTON – As Rick Lytton walked off the track at East Rockingham High School following Wednesday’s Region 2B Boys Track and Field Championships, the Central head coach had a championship trophy in hand and a coach of the year plaque tucked under his arm. Nearby, junior Kyle Clanton was ...

Strasburg’s Henry wins regional gold in girls discus

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ELKTON – According to longtime Strasburg throws coach Tommy Simmons, what has stood out most about junior Daniella Henry’s performance in the discus this season has been her ability to remain “fairly consistent.” On Wednesday afternoon, that consistency produced a regional title. Henry ...

Generals advance to Shenandoah District semifinals

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QUICKSBURG - Stonewall Jackson had played two close games against Luray in the regular season. On Wednesday the Generals made sure they had a little more breathing room. The third-seeded Generals controlled most of the play and beat the sixth-seeded Bulldogs, 4-1, in the Shenandoah District ...