Skyline High School

Kandrick rises from ‘new kid’ to Hawks’ most prolific bat

Skyline's Gavin Kandrick takes off his helmet as he finishes a round of batting practice on a recent afternoon. Kandrick will help lead the Hawks this baseball season. Rich Cooley/Daily

February 27, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – As Jay Barnes was approaching his second season as Skyline High School’s baseball coach in 2015, he’d been repeatedly asked by people in the building if he’d seen the new kid in one of the school’s physical education classes.

All-Conference 28 Boys Basketball team

February 20, 2017

All-Conference 28 Boys Basketball team
Player of the Year: Kam’Ron McCain, William Monroe
Coach of the Year: Brett Maynard, William

Wildcats, Hawks combine to place 12 wrestlers in tourney

February 19, 2017

SALEM – Skyline and Warren County weren’t represented in the championship finals of the Virginia High School League Group 3A state wrestling tournament Saturday afternoon but the two Front Royal schools did bring home some hardware.

Prep scores: Feb. 18

February 19, 2017

Saturday’s results
Boys basketball
Region 4A East first round
Black Knights 72, Warriors 49
Sherando 15 7 8 19–49
Charlottesville 9 20 21 22–72
Sherando (14-11)
McKay 0

Athlete of the Week: Tyrelle Robinson soaring in final wrestling season with Hawks

Tyrelle Robinson

February 16, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – Skyline High School wrestling coach Matt Keel tells his team often that improvement in the sport doesn’t occur in small increments. Those who devote the necessary work to wrestling, he says, experience growth on the mat in “bumps.” Hawks senior Tyrelle Robinson can attest to that school of thought.

Area schools to send 37 wrestlers to state tournament

February 16, 2017

The Strasburg and Warren County high school wrestling teams each claimed regional championships in their respective classifications last week, and now both have a chance to leave Salem with Virginia High School League state tournament trophies this weekend. But each will have to get past two of the state’s traditional powerhouses to do it.

Prep scores: Feb. 14

February 14, 2017

Tuesday’s results
Boys basketball
Conference 44 semifinals
Gladiators 59, Generals 41
Riverheads 12 15 18 14 – 59
Stonewall Jackson 7 4 13 17 – 41
Riverheads (9-11)

Wildcats win first regional wrestling title since 2003

February 12, 2017

Warren County High School’s wrestling team didn’t have a single wrestler win an individual title during day two of the Region 3A East tournament at New Kent High School on Saturday, but that didn’t hinder the Wildcats’ quest for the team championship.

Prep scores: Feb. 11

February 11, 2017

Saturday’s results
Boys basketball
George Mason 53, Central 45
Girls basketball
Eagles 42, Falcons 39
Clarke County 12  11  7 

Prep scores: Feb. 10

February 10, 2017

Friday’s results
Boys basketball
James Monroe 82, Warren County 55
William Monroe 101, Skyline 61
Girls basketball
Generals 56, Rams

Rams, Wildcats aiming for team success in regional wrestling tournaments

Warren County's Wyatt Gill takes control of Strasburg's Javian Moore during the 160-pound  match on Jan. 11 in Strasburg.   Rich Cooley/Daily

February 10, 2017

Strasburg High School’s wrestling team welcomed head coach Mike Wood with a Region 2A East tournament championship during his first season with the Rams back in 2014. In the two seasons since, the Rams have watched rival Clarke County stake its claim atop the regional podium.

Prep scores: Feb. 7

February 7, 2017

Tuesday’s results
Boys basketball
Falcons 58, Green Dragons 46
William Monroe 13 8 11 14 – 46
Central 11

Warren County cruises to Conference 28 crown

Matt Wadas

February 5, 2017

NOKESVILLE — Warren County coach Matt Wadas told his wrestlers not to worry about what they were seeded entering Saturday’s Conference 28 wrestling tournament. He wanted them to simply do their best and not have too many expectations and Wadas couldn’t have asked for anything more from his team’s results.

Prep scores: Feb. 4

February 4, 2017

Saturday’s results
Boys basketball
William Monroe 69, Skyline 63
Girls basketball
Skyline 48, William Monroe 43
Conference 28 tournament

Prep scores: Feb. 3

February 3, 2017

Friday’s results
Boys basketball
Rams 58, Falcons 54
Central 14 15 13 12 – 54
Strasburg 17 9 19 13 – 58
Central (10-11, 3-5 Conference 35)

Prep scores: Jan. 31

January 31, 2017

Tuesday’s scores
Boys basketball
Falcons 56, Wildcats 42
Warren County 8 7 11 16 – 42
Central 16 9 20