Prep Athlete of the Week

Rams’ St. Clair executes leadoff role ‘to a T’

Noah St. Clair

March 24th, 2015

STRASBURG – As longtime Strasburg High School baseball coach Jeff Smoot puts it, senior Noah St. Clair was everything any coach could want out of a leadoff hitter in the Rams’ first two games of the season last week.

Freshman Clifton finds rhythm for Hawks


February 11th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Skyline girls basketball coach Jim Kenney noticed the upward shift in Rachel Clifton’s performance on the court following the Hawks’ home game against Clarke County on Jan. 5.

Warren’s Coffron shines in tourney

John Coffron

February 10th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – John Croffon didn’t expect to win the Conference 28 126-pound wrestling title last weekend. The Warren County junior just wanted to qualify for regionals, but once he won his first match momentum started to swing his way.

Borst sets season pins record, beats rival

John Borst

February 5th, 2015

STEPHENS CITY – Sherando sophomore John Borst threw out his winless record against Woodgrove’s Jake David when the two met on the wrestling mat during the two-day Conference 21 duals on Saturday at Millbrook High School.

Falcons’ Neri makes impression

Bethany Neri

January 27th, 2015

Central’s girls swim team saw a side of senior Bethany Neri that the Falcons hadn’t really seen before during last week’s Shenandoah County championship.

Wolf motivated in senior season

Trevor Wolf

January 27th, 2015

Trevor Wolf has plenty of motivation heading into the postseason. The Central senior swimmer had some bad luck last year at the worst possible time.

Beckner works to ‘get noticed’

Zach Beckner

January 22nd, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Warren County junior Zach Beckner wasn’t too happy as he and his teammates left Pennsylvania following the Tunkhannock Kiwanis Wrestling Tournament at the end of December.

Rams’ Hodson ‘opening up’ on mat

Bradlee Hodson

January 14th, 2015

STRASBURG – Like many of his Strasburg wrestling teammates, Bradlee Hodson gained some valuable experience when the Rams traveled to Pennsylvania for the Powerade Christmas Wrestling Tournament at the end of December.

Troxell proving versatile


January 13th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — Things have certainly been a little different for Warren County’s Autumn Troxell this season.

Dellinger emerging as scorer for Generals

J.J. Dellinger

January 6th, 2015

QUICKSBURG — Stonewall Jackson girls basketball coach Jeff Burner wanted freshman J.J. Dellinger to shoot more all season. Finally last week she did and there results were no surprise to Burner.

Scott top scoring threat for young Falcons

Tamra Scott

December 23rd, 2014

WOODSTOCK — Central girls basketball coach Mallory Skarupa caught a good glimpse of just how high the potential ceiling was going to be in Tamra Scott’s future at the end of last season.