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Missed opportunities costly for Hawks in loss to Dragons

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STANARDSVILLE - Skyline had its share of opportunities on Friday night, but couldn’t make the plays when they needed to. The Hawks fell to William Monroe, 17-8, in Class 3 Northwestern District football action. Skyline head coach Heath Gilbert said penalties hurt the Hawks on both sides of ...

Hornets’ comeback bid falls short against Emory & Henry

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EMORY -- Shenandoah University’s football team saw its comeback bid fall short in a 52-50 loss to Emory & Henry on Saturday afternoon. Shenandoah, which trailed 38-14 early in the third quarter, rallied in the second half and had a chance to tie the game following Hayden ...

Cadle leading the way for Rams

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STRASBURG – Anthony Cadle suffered a concussion playing football in eighth grade and decided that it wasn't the sport for him. Luckily for Strasburg's cross country team, he decided to give cross country a try, and it's paid off. Cadle, a junior, has helped lead the Rams to a strong season ...

Hornets hope to get back to winning brand of football against E&H

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WINCHESTER -- Shenandoah University’s quest for an Old Dominion Athletic Conference football title took another major blow last week, and the Hornets are now tasked with recovering while hitting the road for the first time in seven weeks. Shenandoah, fresh off a 45-14 loss to conference ...

Prep scores: Oct. 19

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Friday's results Football Dragons 17, Hawks 8 Skyline 0 8 0 0-8 William Monroe 7 3 7 0-17 First quarter WM: Kinsey 35 run (Taylor kick), 4:52 Second quarter S: Barber 49 pass from Tasker (Abel pass from Clingerman), 9:23 WM: 25 FG by Taylor, 1:54 Third quarter WM: Rucker 6 run ...

Rams ready to face Governors in non-district game

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STRASBURG - Strasburg’s football team has faced a variety of offenses over the last few weeks, and that will continue tonight when they play at Nelson County. The last two games the Rams have had to prepare for George Mason’s double-wing offense and Clarke County’s single wing offense. ...

Winless Wildcats host Western Albemarle in homecoming matchup

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FRONT ROYAL – The end of the high school football regular season is drawing near, and as his team still searches for that elusive first win, Warren County head coach Brian Bush said earlier this week that the Wildcats simply need to keep competing. The Wildcats, losers of seven straight to ...

Hawks excited to start final three-game stretch against Dragons

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FRONT ROYAL – A new season begins for Skyline tonight when it plays at William Monroe. Skyline head football coach Heath Gilbert has told his team to look at the remaining games as a three-game schedule, with each game being important. The Hawks are 2-5, but three wins would get them to .500 ...

Prep scores: Oct. 18

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Thursday's results Volleyball East Rockingham 3, Stonewall Jackson 0 (25-11, 25-11, 25-13) Rappahannock County 3, Central 0 (25-17, 25-19, 25-11) Skyline 3, Manassas Park 0 Clarke County 3, Strasburg 0 (25-21, 25-15, 25-21) Warren County 3, William Monroe 0 (25-11, 25-11, ...

Gerald Almy: Three deer hunting spots to try this fall

Outdoors

In a recent column we profiled a number of habitat and vegetation setups that make good locations for waylaying a buck on his daily travel routines. Here are several more locations for setting up a deer stand that you can turn to as you mull over where to hunt during upcoming gun seasons. Any ...

Warriors’ struggles continue against top district teams

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STEPHENS CITY - Sherando’s volleyball team has had an up and down season this year. The Warriors have had some solid performances in a difficult district, but they have struggled to pick up wins against the top teams. Sherando pushed James Wood to five sets earlier this season but were ...

Generals face tough test against undefeated East Rockingham

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QUICKSBURG -- As Stonewall Jackson continues to search for its first win in over three years, the Generals face one of their toughest opponents of the season Friday night. The Generals play at undefeated East Rockingham in Shenandoah District football action. Stonewall Jackson sophomore Rion ...

Craig Murto: Covert wins Hub City

Outdoors

Jason Covert won the Super Late Model portion of the Hub City 100 at Hagerstown (Maryland) Speedway in what turned out to be a record-setting night. The 40-lap Ultimate Northeast Super Late Model Series (UNSLMS) feature paid $5,000 to win, but it became evident the night was special before the ...

Recreation Events: Oct. 17

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The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held: Fun shoot Skyline Archery will hold its annual Fun Shoot from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Warren County Fairgrounds in Front Royal. Registration is $10 by Saturday or $20 at the gate. A first time archery class, ...