STRASBURG -- Strasburg girls basketball coach Joel Morgan felt the Rams were just a few baskets away from being right there with visiting Buffalo Gap in the first round of the four-team Rams Tip-Off Tournament on Friday night. Unfortunately for the Rams, their shots just weren't falling.
QUICKSBURG -- Stonewall Jackson's boys basketball program took some big strides forward last season. On Wednesday night, the Generals took another step forward as they knocked off Shenandoah County rival Strasburg, 53-47.
STRASBURG -- Last season, Hunter Dean wanted to put the disappointment of a runner-up finish in the 2012 state wrestling tournament behind him, which he did by winning the Group A 106-pound title as a sophomore this past February.
STRASBURG -- From the way Strasburg High School's girls basketball team was getting after it on defense Tuesday night, you'd think the Rams were locked in an epic battle against Bull Run District rival Rappahannock County.
You go to enough football camps and talk to enough football coaches, and sooner or later you'll hear all about players' "heads swimming" as they learn a new offense or defense, shift over to a new position, move up a level of competition or join a new program.