FRONT ROYAL — Skyline’s wrestling team has been aiming high all season long, and junior Tyler Davis said the Hawks’ have been “all business” in the practice room since Day 1. With the postseason officially here, it sounds like the Hawks are zeroed in as they hunt the program’s first regional…

The Region 2B and Region 3B boys and girls basketball tournaments will be starting over the next two weeks and both regions use a power-point system to determine seedings, but they do it in different ways. The systems are used for all team sports, except football.

FRONT ROYAL -- Central boys basketball coach Jeff Whittle wanted to see one main thing from his team on Friday -- a strong defensive game. Whittle got his wish.

WOODSTOCK -- Skyline’s and Central’s girls basketball teams each were in the bottom half of the Region 3B power-point standings last week, but the two programs are trending in opposite directions as the regular season nears its end.

WOODSTOCK – The momentum swings were flip-flopping back and forth in the fourth quarter on Tuesday night. In the end it was Warren County that had the biggest of the swings as they pulled off an upset over Central.


Tuesday's results

It’s that point in the season when high school wrestlers across the area who consider themselves legitimate contenders at the regional and state levels begin to gear up for runs to the top of the podium. This season, several of those wrestlers with lofty postseason aspirations are in their f…

WINCHESTER – Central junior forward Dominic Strother needed 17 points to hit 1,000 for his high school career when the Falcons traveled to James Wood on Thursday night. By the end of the contest, Strother had posted double the number of points he’d needed going in, was celebrating a big win …

WINCHESTER – Central’s boys basketball team has been waiting for most of the season for everything to come together offensively. The Falcons won’t lose many more games if they continue to play as efficiently as they did on Thursday night at James Wood.

WOODSTOCK -- Alex Neff doesn’t have to look hard if he wants to find someone to play or even talk basketball with. The sport runs in his family.

WOODSTOCK -- Central's girls basketball team couldn't have asked for a better start to its game with James Wood on Saturday. Then bad luck happened -- and even more bad luck.

WOODSTOCK -- After suffering a disappointing loss to George Mason on Friday, Central wasn't going to let it affect its game with James Wood on Saturday.

STAUNTON -- High school wrestlers talk all the time about peaking at the right time to make sure they’re primed for a postseason run. Sherando freshman Brogan Teter looks to be on the right path.

WOODSTOCK — Central’s defense has been one of its strong suits all season and on Tuesday night it was the difference in the game.

FRONT ROYAL --Maria Marston has been in the zone lately for Central. On Tuesday night she gave the Falcons a big lift and guided them to a big win.

FRONT ROYAL - The Warren County Wildcats had their four-year tournament winning streak snapped on Saturday at their annual invitational wrestling tournament, but still managed a runner-up finish despite having a pair of starters missing from their lineup.

Bringing the intensity for four quarters. That was the focus for Central in the Falcons home win against Stonewall Jackson on Monday. The Falcons delivered, jumping out to a 21-7 lead after the first quarter and eventually defeating the Generals 66-27.

WOODSTOCK — Central boys basketball coach Jeff Whittle wanted his team to rebound and play better defense in the second half against Shenandoah County rival Strasburg on Wednesday night. The Falcons listened and achieved it.