WINCHESTER --Sherando and Skyline had a good learning experience in this year's Bryan Gunter Memorial Golf Invitational.
Neither team finished in the top half, but both young squads saw plenty of positives. It was a two-day tournament. The first round was played at Shenandoah Valley Golf Club ...
Bryan Gunter Memorial Invitational
at Winchester Country Club
Team scores: 1. Washington (W.Va.) 592 (294-298), 2 tie. Loudoun Valley 597 (297-300), 2 tie. Woodgrove 597 (292-305), 4. Loudoun County 601 (293-308), 5. Charlottesville 649 (330-319), 6. ...
Bryan Gunter Memorial Invitational
At Shenandoah Valley Golf Club
Day 1 of a 2-day event
Team scores: 1. Woodgrove 292, 2. Loudoun County 293, 3. Washington (W.Va.) 294, 4. Loudoun Valley 297, 5. Dominion 322, 6 tie. Charlottesville 330, 6 tie. Sherando 330, 8. ...
HARRISONBURG -- James Madison University's football team is not looking back.
The reigning Football Championship Subdivision national champions have completed the first week of practice, but the mindset for the team has been no different than it has been in the past.
"We forgot about it," JMU ...
FRONT ROYAL – Lauren Sims was several months removed from her freshman season with Skyline High School’s golf team in 2015 when she traveled to Williamsburg to watch Brooke Henderson, her favorite professional golfer, compete in the LPGA Tour’s Kingsmill Championship.
As Sims watched the ...
FRONT ROYAL – Skyline High School’s football team mustered only two wins in 2016 and saw its streak of four straight seasons with a playoff appearance come to an end. With their sights set on a rebound in 2017, the Hawks hit the practice field officially for the first time on ...
Taja Showers first began wrestling nearly four years ago, and last week she got to perform on one of high school wrestling’s biggest stages.
Showers, who is entering her sophomore year at Skyline High School, competed in the prestigious USA Wrestling Cadet/Junior Women’s Freestyle National ...
WINCHESTER -- The American Legion District 16 baseball tournament will be held next week and there will be a lot on the line for Front Royal Post 53, while Winchester Post 21 will be playing mostly for pride.
The eight-team tournament starts Wednesday at higher seeds, with the semifinals and ...
Mike Lenox was immediately greeted by the need to fill a handful of open varsity head coach positions upon his transition to Stonewall Jackson High School’s athletic director a little over a month ago.
As the 2017-18 school year approaches, Stonewall’s four varsity coaching vacancies have ...
Gavin Kandrick, Skyline
The senior batted .380 with a homer, four doubles, a triple, 15 RBIs and 13 runs scored. Kandrick was a first team All-Conference 28 selection and a second team All-Region 3A East pick.
Pearce Bucher, Sherando
The junior third baseman ...
FRONT ROYAL – Throughout Tamara Grayson’s first two seasons with Skyline High School’s varsity softball team, she was content playing a supplementary role to her older teammates. That mentality, she said last week, completely changed as her junior season approached in 2017.
No longer ...
FRONT ROYAL – John Ritter knew the potential was there for Skyline as his second season as the school’s varsity softball coach approached in 2017.
His head coaching debut with the Hawks in 2016 was a successful one as Skyline came within a win of reaching the program’s first state ...
Rachel Sirbaugh, Skyline
The sophomore batted .387 with two home runs, four doubles, two triples, 14 RBIs and 14 runs scored. Sirbaugh was a second team All-Conference 28 selection as a designated player.
Emma Benson, Skyline
The freshman shortstop hit .383 ...
J.P. Bennett, Central
The senior forward led the area with 26 goals and added five assists for the Falcons. Bennett was a first team All-Bull Run District and All-Conference 35 pick and second team All-Region 2A East.
Sean Buono, Sherando
The senior forward ranked second in the ...
Haley Bischoff, Strasburg
The senior goalkeeper led the area with 264 saves and posted two shutouts. Bischoff was a second team All-Region 2A East selection and a first team All-Bull Run District and All-Conference 35 pick.
Lauren Cook, Central
The junior forward led the ...
Jay Barnes had a tough decision to make at the end of the baseball season.
The four-year Skyline head baseball coach was having a hard time juggling his family time and his duties as coach. So on June 2 he resigned as the Skyline baseball coach.
Barnes' second child Hank was born last month ...
Cor'shauna Cunningham, Warren County, throws
The junior placed fourth in the Group 3A shot put with a throw of 35-10.50. Cunningham also placed fifth in the discus in the Group 3A meet with a throw of 113-03.
Mikayla Helsley, Central, hurdles
The sophomore placed eighth in the ...
Isaiah Allen, Sherando, throws
The sophomore placed second in the shot put at the Group 4A state meet with a throw of 54-03.25. Allen also placed fourth in the discus at the state meet with a throw of 154-09.
Wade Banks, Stonewall Jackson, hurdles/jumps
The junior placed second ...
Michael Bellu, Skyline
The senior played part of the season at No. 1 singles for the Hawks. He helped lead Skyline to a 6-12 record. The Hawks advanced to the Conference 28 tournament semifinals.
Matt Bromley, Central
The senior missed part of the year due to injury, but once he came back ...
Player of the Year: Keely Rochard, Warhill
Coach of the Year: Thomas Bunn, Warhill
Pos. Name School Year
P Keely Rochard Warhill Sr.
P Jordan Dail Brookville Sr.
P Cassidy Largen Patrick County Sr.
C Megan Dray Brookville Sr.
1B Haleigh Reid Colonial ...