Skyline High School

High energy

Skyline's TrayQuan Diamond finger rolls a shot during a drive inside the lane as Warren County's Clyde Ritchie, left, and Cameron Ford, right look on during the Conference 28 Quarterfinals held Thursday night at Skyline High School.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 11, 2016

FRONT ROYAL — Skyline came into Thursday night’s game with crosstown rival Warren County focused from the opening tip and it showed.

Prep scores: Feb. 11

February 11, 2016

Thursday’s results
Boys basketball
Hawks 64, Wildcats 50
Warren County 12 11 8 19—50
Skyline 15 17 15 17—64
Warren County (8-15)
Garnett 1 0-0 2, Ritchie 6

Hawks fall in final seconds to Colonels

Skyline's Antwan Swain takes the ball down the lane as James Wood's Samuel Hopkins defends during second quarter action Monday night in Front Royal.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 8, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – James Wood boys basketball coach Tim Wygant said he felt a bit lucky his team walked out of Skyline’s gymnasium victorious Monday night. Hawks coach Jeff Monroe likely felt his team was a bit unlucky, as well.

Skyline girls fall to James Wood in finale

Skyline's Nikea Whitmore goes up for a shot over James Wood's Grace Greene during Monday night basketball in Front Royal.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 8, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – As has been the case all season for Skyline’s girls basketball team, youth and inexperience showed on the court against visiting James Wood in Monday night’s regular-season finale.

Prep scores: 2-8

February 8, 2016

Monday’s results
Boys basketball
Eagles 49, Wildcats 48
Clarke County 11 13 13 12—49
Warren County 10 14 15 9—48
Clarke County (4-17)
Dietz 1 0-0 3, Good

Three Wildcats win conference wrestling titles

Nathan Johnson

February 7, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – From the moment the 106-pound championship began at the Conference 28 wrestling tournament at Warren County High School on Saturday, Wildcats sophomore Nathan Johnson never left the side of the mat.

Prep scores: Feb. 6

February 6, 2016

Saturday’s results
Boys basketball
Skyline 67, Brentsville 63
Girls basketball
Central 56, Madison County 30
Brentsville 36, Skyline 23
Wrestling

Prep scores: Feb. 5

February 5, 2016

Friday’s results
Boys basketball
Warren County 71, Rappahannock County 65
Millbrook 74, Skyline 26
Riverheads 62, Stonewall Jackson 45
Girls

Prep scores: Feb. 2

February 2, 2016

Tuesday’s results
Boys basketball
Falcons 61, Wildcats 49
Central 17 13 16 15 – 61
Warren County 13 15 12 9 – 49
Central (12-6)
K. Hoover 4

Warriors girls swamp Hawks

February 2, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Early in the season Sherando junior girls basketball player Becca Travis injured her shoulder. The mishap sent her to the bench for a while.

Conference wrestling tournaments cap local sports week

February 1, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Warren County High School’s wrestling team checked the first item off their to-do list Saturday afternoon with a Bull Run District tournament championship. But the Wildcats have their sights set on bigger things, and that quest begins this weekend.

Prep scores: 1-29

January 29, 2016

Friday’s results
Boys basketball
Eagles 78, Generals 50
East Rockingham 14 25 22 17—78
Stonewall 14 15 7 14—50
East Rockingham (14-6)
Butler 8 5-7 22, McNair 1

Prep scores: Jan. 28

January 28, 2016

Thursday’s results
Boys basketball
Falcons 67, Mountaineers 62
Madison 9 7 14 32–62
Central 13 15 21 18–67
Madison (16-2)
Smith 8 1-3 18, Twyman 2 1-3 5,

Local schools using Strasburg situation as learning tool

January 21, 2016

When news that Strasburg’s boys basketball program had been suspended indefinitely came out last week many athletic directors and coaches throughout the area talked to students about rules of misconduct, including hazing.