Hunter Entsminger, Sherando
The junior posted nine RBIs, 10 runs scored and 13 steals, and on the mound was 4-1 with a 1.69 ERA. Entsminger was first team All-Northwestern District and second team All-Region 4C.
Chase Hart, Strasburg
The sophomore first ...
Rachel Sirbaugh, Skyline
The junior led the area in batting average (.646) and doubles (16) and ranked second in RBIs (30). Sirbaugh was a second team All-Northwestern District (Class 3) and All-Region 3B pick.
Emma Benson, Skyline
The sophomore shortstop ...
FRONT ROYAL – Skyline softball coach John Ritter has known Rachel Sirbaugh since she was about 4 years old, and even back then he could tell the future Hawk catcher had a certain hard-working quality about her. That work ethic never left Sirbaugh in the years to come, but as she prepared to ...
FRONT ROYAL – Sometimes a few words can hold so much meaning. For Skyline head coach John Ritter, everything he’s tried to build his program on spilled out in a quick question posed by one of his players on a hot June afternoon in Salem.
The Hawks had just fallen to Tabb, 6-0, in the VHSL ...
2018 All-Area Girls Soccer team
Eli Dellinger, Stonewall Jackson
The freshman defender was a first team All-Shenandoah District and first team All-Region 1B selection. Dellinger had four goals and six assists for the Generals. She helped lead the team to a Region 2B berth.
2018 Boys Soccer All-Area team
Juan Arrecona-Jacuinde, Stonewall Jackson
The senior was a first team All-Region 1B and a second team All-Class 1 State selection this season. Arrecona-Jacuinde had six goals and 11 assists for the Generals this year.
Angel Arteaga Loorenzo, Stonewall ...
Isaiah Allen, Sherando
The junior was the runner-up in the shot put at the Class 4 state meet and placed fourth in the discus. Allen won shot put titles in the Class 4 Northwestern District and Region 4C championships.
Wade Banks, Stonewall Jackson
The senior ...
Donzailya Berg, Sherando
The senior placed seventh in the 110-meter hurdles at the Class 4 state meet and was part of the Warriors’ all-state 4x100 relay team. That relay team won gold in the Region 4C meet.
Sarah Schulte-Bunert, Warren ...
2018 Girls Tennis All-Area team
Michelle Kim, Central
The freshman won the Region 2B individual singles title. She advanced to the Class 2 state semifinals, losing to the eventual state champion. Kim led the Falcons to a 12-win season.
Sarah Miller, Stonewall Jackson
The senior played at ...
2018 Boys Tennis All-Area team
Aidan deVenoge, Warren County
The junior led the Wildcats to the Region 3B semifinals. He played at No. 1 singles in his first year playing tennis. He also played in the Region 3B individual singles tournament.
Parker Gregg, Sherando
The junior played at the ...
Class 3 All-State Softball team
Player of the Year: Sydney Jacobsen, Tabb
Coach of the Year: Brian Verstynen, Tabb
Pos. Player School Year
P Millie Thompson Liberty So.
P Tamara Grayson Skyline Sr.
P Mady Wood Southampton Jr.
C Sydney Jacobsen Tabb Sr.
1B Ashley Adams Tabb ...
SALEM – For the first time in nearly two months, a team was too much for Skyline to handle.
The Hawks, playing in the first state semifinal softball game in program history, saw their magical playoff run end with a 6-0 loss to Tabb at the Moyer Sports Complex on Friday afternoon.
FRONT ROYAL – Two seasons of heartbreak, of coming up a win shy of reaching the state tournament once in 2016 and again the following year, have prepared Skyline’s softball team for what awaits this afternoon.
The Hawks, in the midst of the deepest run in the program’s 11-year history, ...
SALEM – Skyline’s VHSL Class 3 state semifinal softball game against unbeaten Tabb figured to be the Hawks’ toughest challenge yet in 2018. It didn’t help, then, that the Hawks left the Moyer Sports Complex feeling like Lady Luck had been their opposition, as well.
Skyline’s season ...
FRONT ROYAL – During Skyline High School’s end of the year sports banquet last year, head coach John Ritter stood up to address the members of his softball program.
He offered a message, he recalled on Wednesday afternoon, that was targeted directly at the members of the Hawks’ JV team, ...
FRONT ROYAL – A Skyline softball season full of firsts will make its next stop in Salem.
The Hawks, hosting Southampton in the program’s first-ever state quarterfinal game on Tuesday evening, got a nearly perfect effort from pitcher Tamara Grayson and continued their run of playoff ...
FRONT ROYAL – Skyline softball coach John Ritter said the Hawks made a deal prior the start of the 2018 season, the parameters of which included taking things one game at a time and not letting personal goals take priority over what’s best for the team. That focus on the here and now is ...
VHSL Class 3 state quarterfinals
Hawks 4, Indians 0
Southampton 000 000 0 – 0 1 2
Skyline 201 100 x – 4 9 1
So: Wood and Greene.
Sk: T. Grayson and Sirbaugh.
WP – T. Grayson; LP – Wood.
VHSL Class 1 state ...
Class 3 All-Northwestern District Girls Soccer team
Player of the Year: Catharine Frost, Brentsville
Coach of the Year: Sonny Barrickman, Brentsville
Pos. Player School Year
F Catharine Frost Brentsville Jr.
F Lisette Moya Warren Co. Sr.
F Sydney Dombrovskis William Monroe ...