After a few successful goes at it, I was pretty much done with the most arduous of Eastern upland hunts: ruffed grouse and American woodcock. But like a sailor to a Siren’s song, it keeps luring me back in.
STRASBURG – Strasburg’s offense was off, but its defense was all it needed.
FRONT ROYAL — Skyline has been on a high after starting its season with four big wins, but on Wednesday the Hawks suffered a setback.
FRONT ROYAL — With less than a minute left in the second quarter, Warren County trailed Handley by just a single point. The Wildcats’ boys basketball team had the ball and a chance to make one basket and take a lead into the second half. Warren County junior Gabriel Davis drove to the basket…
WOODSTOCK — A Strasburg wrestling team breaking in some young and inexperienced grapplers under a new head coach got its first chance at some live action on Wednesday. The Rams’ performance in their season opener was an encouraging first step.
Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation Women’s Basketball League
FRONT ROYAL — Coming off a disappointing loss to Central last week, Strasburg found its shooting touch again on Tuesday night.
STEPHENS CITY — An inexperienced Sherando boys basketball squad has played as such through the first week and a half of the season.
QUICKSBURG — Stonewall Jackson’s girls basketball team showed off the highs and lows of being a young team in a span of two quarters on Monday night.
QUICKSBURG — For the third straight game Central’s boys basketball team showed flashes of the kind of team they could be this season.
While hunting seasons are still going strong, many sportsmen look forward to the fishing shows that take place in mid-winter. Two of the major events anglers may want to attend in early January are the Richmond Fishing Expo and the Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival.
All-Class 3 Northwestern District Football team
All-Region 3B Football team
FRONT ROYAL — At the end of the third quarter, Rappahannock County’s girl’s basketball team led the Warren County Wildcats 41-28, but with less than a minute left in the game, the momentum had completely shifted. The Wildcats used a full-court man-to-man defense and a run of big baskets to c…
STRASBURG — Between injuries, illness and late arrivals from the football team, Central’s boys basketball team slogged through the preseason at less than full speed. The Falcons treated fans to a glimpse on Friday night of what they could look like when they do start consistently hitting the…
QUICKSBURG — Stonewall Jackson girls basketball coach Jeff Burner knew his team would have some growing pains this season and Friday night was one of those nights where it showed.
STEPHENS CITY – Sherando’s girls swim team could be in for a banner year.
WOODSTOCK – Central’s swim teams face big challenges this season.
Strasburg senior Jalen Bray smirked as he mentioned that he’s picked up on some tendencies of Rams’ quarterback Chase Hart after playing alongside Hart for the past three high school football seasons, ones he thinks he can use to his advantage this weekend. Whether Bray was serious or not, i…
WOODSTOCK – Strasburg’s girls basketball team is 2-0 after the first week of the season, but the Rams know they have a ways to go if they hope to make a return trip to the Class 2 state tournament this winter.
FRONT ROYAL – Experience was the difference in Warren County’s home basketball game against Millbrook on Thursday.
WOODSTOCK — Massanutten Military Academy postgraduate boys basketball coach Curtis Peery said on Wednesday night that the Colonels are about where they expected to be at this point in the season.
STEPHENS CITY — Sherando’s boys basketball team has a lot of new faces on this year’s squad, but that doesn’t mean they won’t have success.
FRONT ROYAL — Skyline’s girls basketball team will be a work in progress this season.
FRONT ROYAL — Expectations are a little different this season at Skyline.
Shenandoah University senior offensive lineman Daniel Small was named a second-team All-American by the American Football Coaches Association on Wednesday morning.
STEPHENS CITY — Sherando had almost as many players dressed in street clothes as it did players dressed to play in Tuesday’s season opener. However, that didn’t slow down a young Sherando squad.
STEPHENS CITY — Dominic Strother didn’t get to play as much as he would have liked on Tuesday night, but when he was in the game he made a huge difference.
STRASBURG — When Strasburg’s boys basketball team is winning games this season, it’ll do so in the manner it did in Tuesday’s season opener against visiting Warren County.
QUICKSBURG — As the most experienced grappler in Stonewall Jackson’s wrestling room, junior Lance Dorman is often asked to help coach up the Generals’ younger wrestlers, a role he’s filled since he began competing for the varsity squad as a freshman two years ago. Dorman has been doing plent…
Class 3 All-State Volleyball team
FRONT ROYAL — Skyline’s girls basketball team struggled in the second quarter on Monday and couldn’t recover.
FRONT ROYAL — Skyline’s boys basketball team started off a little slow but finished the game strong in the second half on Monday.
Virginia is famous for its smallmouth bass, largemouth, trout, bluegill, catfish and crappie angling opportunities. But not as many realize there is high-quality fishing available for a fish affectionately called “marble eyes” by its admirers, otherwise known as the walleye.
FRONT ROYAL — Skyline’s 2018-19 wrestling season, the first under head coach Kyle Symons, ended up as one of the most successful years in program history last winter, with the Hawks bringing home a Region 3B runner-up trophy and finishing fourth at the Class 3 state tournament, their best-ev…
All-Region 2B Football team
STRASBURG -- Things are a bit different for Daniel Reynolds these days.
STRASBURG -- Strasburg has gone from being the hunter to being the hunted.
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STEPHENS CITY – Sherando head wrestling coach Brian Kibler said the expectation in his program is continuous improvement, with each day’s drill being better than the last for each of his wrestlers.
STRASBURG – Strasburg had a stellar swimming season last year and this year the Rams are looking to build off of that success.
STRASBURG – Strasburg boys basketball coach Larry Fox said it’s too early to tell just how much success his team can have this season.