FRONT ROYAL -- As Eric Barr trades volleys with Randolph-Macon Academy student Cole Pawlak on the tennis courts behind Turner Hall on the school's campus, it's obvious that this is where Barr was meant to be.
FRONT ROYAL -- As Randolph-Macon Academy's baseball team untangled from a dog pile on the pitcher's mound to assemble for a team photo session Friday afternoon, onlookers were treated to the musical stylings of Neil Diamond.
BERRYVILLE -- Strasburg's Tyler Doman accomplished a rare feat on Thursday, as the junior pitched a no-hitter against Bull Run District foe Clarke County but still came out on the losing end as the Rams fell 1-0.
WOODSTOCK -- Central freshman Rebekah Ansbro threw a perfect game in the Falcons' 12-0 Bull Run District softball win over visiting Rappahannock County on Thursday in a game shortened to five innings due to the mercy rule.
STEPHENS CITY -- Randolph-Macon Academy senior right-hander Neil Dutton dared Shenandoah Valley Christian Academy's batters to hit his offerings during Tuesday's game, filling slicing pitch after pitch across home plate as he filled the strike zone.
BERRYVILLE -- Central held the lead for much of Friday's Bull Run District boys soccer match with host Clarke County, but the Eagles struck for a goal late in regulation and the game ended in a 1-1 tie.
FRONT ROYAL -- Tanner Blankenship can admit the truth now. After a summer of precious little time in the water to prepare for his senior season at Randolph-Macon Academy, Blankenship was sweating hard over how he'd perform his first time out for the Yellow Jackets.
FRONT ROYAL -- Randolph-Macon Academy lost their third straight game Saturday, this time 42-6 to undefeated St. James.
The Yellow Jackets trailed 35-0 at the half after Saints quarterback Jamie Peterson connected with running back Mike Townes on a long touchdown pass just before the half.
MONTREAL -- The run was nearly as easy as it looked. It was July 1, the season-opener for the Montreal Alouettes and the Saskatchewan Roughriders. It was also a rematch of last year's Canadian Football League championship game, also called the Grey Cup.