Stephanie Brennan, of Purcellville, has qualified for the Masters division of the 2014 Reebok CrossFit Games in California that will take place later this month, and two Winchester businesses are making sure she gets there.
WINCHESTER -- The Winchester Parks and Recreation Department announced on Friday that Shenandoah University head baseball coach Kevin Anderson will be the guest speaker for next month's Cal Ripken 10-Year-Old World Series Banquet of Champions.
FRONT ROYAL -- Every time the Front Royal Cardinals managed to start climbing out of an early hole they'd dug at Bing Crosby Stadium on Thursday night, the visiting Winchester Royals responded by shoveling more dirt.
STRASBURG -- Strasburg manager Ben Moore made a decision a few weeks ago to bring his bullpen down in the dugout during games to help bring a little life to the dugout. The move has worked perfectly for the Express, and on Thursday night it was the pitching on the field that made the difference.
FRONT ROYAL -- Wednesday was supposed to be an off day for Front Royal third baseman Hunter Newman, and he spent most of the Cardinals' Valley League game against Waynesboro hanging out in the bullpen with some of his teammates.
NEW MARKET -- For a pair of pitchers who attack opposing batters from diametrically opposite sides, Front Royal Cardinals starters Jake Harper and Keegan Long seem to have a knack for ending up in the same place.
The PGA Sports Academy's purpose, at its core, is to promote golf by teaching the nation's youth about the basic guidelines and fundamentals of the sport. But the academy's true mission runs much deeper.