FRONT ROYAL -- Jacob Dodson is ready for the challenge ahead.
The senior baseball player is the ace of Warren County's pitching staff this season, and he's looking forward to the opportunity.
"I'm very excited to see the competition I'm going to throw against this year," Dodson said Thursday ...
Bitter cold and wind forced local high school athletic directors to shuffle their spring sporting events last week. More wintry weather is playing havoc with the high school sports schedule this week.
The area’s first significant snowfall of the year forced the postponements of local games ...
Central High School’s softball team unveiled brand-new batting helmets this season, and they aren’t just for protection. Each bright white lid is also a canvas on which each Falcon will paint their own story of the successes achieved during their high school careers.
Such is the plan for ...
Aaron Banks, Sherando
The senior scored 10.6 points, 2.8 steals and an area-best four assists per game for the Warriors this season. The 5-foot-11 guard was a first-team Class 4 All-Northwestern District selection.
Varsey Bright, Central
The senior averaged 11.7 points, 4.3 rebounds, 3.2 ...
The sophomore averaged 11.6 points and 7.4 rebounds per contest for the Rams this season. Alsberry was a first team All-Bull Run District and second team All-Region 2B selection.
The senior led the area in rebounding, averaging 8.1 per game. She ...
FRONT ROYAL – Warren County High School’s baseball team was in need of a spark at the plate against visiting Handley on Friday evening. Senior center fielder Jacob Good provided it with a rare feat.
Stepping to the plate with the bases loaded in the bottom of the third inning, Good lined ...
FRONT ROYAL – Warren County High School’s wrestling team enjoyed one of the best seasons in program history in 2016-17, and the Wildcats figured to be more experienced, smarter and better built for success when they kicked off the new season last November. The final results from the 2017-18 ...
Tyler Davis, Skyline
The freshman was the runner-up in the Class 3 state tournament and won Northwestern District and Region 3B titles. Davis set a school record for wins by a freshman (48) and led the area with 37 pins.
Brandon Ahlemann, Skyline
The Bob Wade Autoworld 3rd Annual Shenandoah Valley All-Star basketball games return to Harrisonburg High School on Sunday, and eight local senior student-athletes are listed on this year’s roster that was released on Tuesday by event organizer and Harrisonburg head boys basketball coach Don ...
Ayman Ibrahim, Sherando
The senior placed sixth in the 50-yard freestyle and seventh in the 100-yard freestyle at the Class 4 state meet. Ibrahim set a school record in both events. He was also on Sherando's two state relay teams.
Matthew Pham, Sherando
Pham was part of Sherando's 200 free ...
FRONT ROYAL – Not long after Ted McDaniel was named head coach of Warren County High School’s softball team last fall, he began having conversations with Macie Clerkley about what he expected of the senior come softball season.
The primary topic of those conversations, he said on Tuesday, ...
There are 12 new spring head coaches in the area and two of them are familiar to local sports teams.
Ted McDaniel is taking over as head coach for Warren County's softball program, while Jeff Monroe takes the reins of Skyline's baseball team.
McDaniel is replacing Justin Stock, who left ...
Player of the Year: DaiJordan Brown, Culpeper County
Coach of the Year: J.T. Thompson, Culpeper County
Name School Year
DaiJordan Brown Culpeper County Sr.
Elijah Nelson Culpeper County Sr.
Myles Scott Manassas Park Jr.
Brandon Pitts Manassas Park Jr.
Player of the Year: Samantha Brunelle, William Monroe
Coach of the Year: Jess Stafford, William Monroe
Name School Year
Samantha Brunelle William Monroe Jr.
Tatyana Loney Culpeper County Sr.
Hailey Morris William Monroe Fr.
Colette Salyers Skyline Jr.
PORTSMOUTH – Skyline High School’s Tyler Davis put together one of the most accomplished freshman seasons in the 10-year history of the school’s wrestling program during the 2017-18 season. He very nearly became the Hawks’ first-ever freshman state champ on Saturday afternoon.
Class 2 State Championships
Team results: 1. Poquoson 207, 2. Grayson County 101.5, 3. Clarke County 101, 4. Wilson Memorial 92, 5. Appomattox 78, 6. Strasburg 75, 7. Graham 70, 8. Glenvar 67, 9. Lebanon 66, 10. Buffalo Gap 62, 11. Dan River 60, ...
Region 3B tournament quarterfinals
Culpeper 51, Skyline 34
Class 2 State Championships
Team scores: 1. Poquoson 165.5, 2.Clarke County 83, 3. Grayson County 70, 4. Appomattox 69, 5. Wilson Memorial 62, 6 tie. Strasburg 58. 31 tie. Central ...