ELKTON — Strasburg’s Kyierra Ashby came tantalizingly close to qualifying for the Class 2 State Track and Field Championships a year ago, and achieving that feat was at the top of her list of goals heading into her junior season. As it turns out, Ashby figures to be pretty busy when she retu…

ELKTON — Moments after completing his race in the boys 200-meter dash at the Region 2B Track and Field Championships at East Rockingham on Wednesday afternoon, Central senior Kyle Clanton, bent over with his hands on his knees, said through panting breaths and a grin, “Whew, had to make a li…

WOODSTOCK – Central’s boys soccer team could’ve made it four straight trips to the Bull Run District tournament championship game and added a home game to their schedule in the upcoming Region 2B tournament. Clarke County spoiled the Falcons’ quest for both of those achievements on Tuesday evening.

WOODSTOCK – Central’s softball team played for a shot at the No. 2 seed in the upcoming Bull Run District tournament on Thursday night. A coin flip eventually fell against the Falcons, but they will take some momentum into the postseason nonetheless.

WOODSTOCK – Central’s girls tennis team were as focused as they’ve been all season and accomplished something on Thursday that hadn’t been done in 20 years – earning a state berth.

WOODSTOCK – Tuesday’s Central-Strasburg girls soccer match was a tune-up for next week when much more is on the line. Central took advantage of its opportunities on Tuesday and gained a little confidence heading into the postseason.

WOODSTOCK – Less than three weeks ago, Strasburg’s baseball team endured a lopsided loss at home to county rival Central and had suffered injuries to a pair of key starters, which cast a shadow of doubt over the Rams’ ability to keep pace in a wide-open Bull Run District race.

WOODSTOCK — Central’s Michelle Kim and Madison Smith made sure they took care of business on Wednesday.

WOODSTOCK — For most of the first half, Central hung tough with reigning boys soccer Class 2 state champion George Mason. However, the Mustangs broke the game open with a goal at the end of the first half and one at the start of the second half.

WOODSTOCK – Central’s baseball team is entering crunch time in what has become a hotly contested race in the Bull Run District, and the Falcons had a chance to seize some momentum on Monday night before they dove headfirst into the rest of their district schedule.