Skyline High School

Prep scores: Feb. 21

February 21st, 2015

Friday’s results
Group 2A state tournament
At Salem Civic Center
Team scores: 1. Clarke County 121, 2. Grundy 118.5,

Rams pursue state wrestling team title

February 19th, 2015

Strasburg’s goal as a team all season long has been to win the school’s first state wrestling championship in 15 years. The Rams now face an uphill climb to get there.

Pressure works well for Skyline

Skyline's Jamal Parker, right, goes up to block a shot by Warren County's Robert Rutherford during first half boys basketball action Thursday night at Skyline High School.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 12th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Skyline boys basketball coach Jacob Bates resisted his players’ insistence that the Hawks use a full-court press early against cross-town rival Warren County on Thursday night. Bates finally obliged early in the second period, and the defensive switch proved to be just what the struggling Hawks needed.

Troxell leads Wildcats to win

Warren County's Dallas Crawford, left, and Skyline's Nikea Whitmore get tied up with the ball during girls basketball action Thursday night at Skyline High School.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 12th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — Senior Autumn Troxell closed out her senior regular season by securing a career-high 26 points as Warren County waltzed to a 55-27 regular-season ending victory over Skyline on Thursday night.

Goss seeks strong close to senior year

Skyline High School wrestler Noah Goss spars with teammate Caleb VanDoren during a recent practice.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 12th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – When Noah Goss’ junior season ended with a loss in the Group 3A 132-pound state wrestling championship a year ago, he took some time to reflect on his accomplishments and then cleared the entire 2013-14 season from his mind.

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.

Wildcats win Conference 28 crown Saturday

February 8th, 2015

ASHBURN –No one was more surprised than John Coffron about his performance in the Conference 28 wrestling tournament on Saturday at Rock Ridge High School.

Quick start helps Warriors rout Hawks

February 4th, 2015

STEPHENS CITY — With the season winding down, Sherando wants to play its best basketball when it counts the most. The Warriors took a good step in that direction on Wednesday night.

Prep scores: Feb. 4

February 4th, 2015

Boys basketball
Rams 54, Falcons 41
Central 16 11 9 5 – 41
Strasburg 4 9 17 24 – 54
Central (9-12, 6-9 Bull Run)
Hoover 3 0-0

Big fourth quarter lifts Hawks to win

February 3rd, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Skyline’s girls basketball team struggled for three quarters on Tuesday night against visiting Rock Ridge. But the Hawks came alive in the fourth.

Prep scores: Feb. 3

February 3rd, 2015

Boys basketball
Gladiators 47, Generals 37
Riverheads 12 18