New Market Shockers head coach Nolan Potts believed going into the season that pitching would be his team's strong suit and through three games that has proven true.
Some local high school athletes will be back at their schools next week to resume offseason workouts.
High school sports are on hold for at least a little while longer.
New Market started off slow and couldn’t recover in a 15-3 home loss to Broadway on Sunday in Rockingham County Baseball League action.
The New Market Shockers started their Rockingham County Baseball league season off with a 5-3 victory over Elkton on Saturday night at Rebel Park in New Market.
The Virginia High School League announced Thursday that fall schedules for athletics and activities will be delayed.
There likely will be no decision about fall sports today at the Virginia High School League’s Executive Committee meeting but there will be plenty to discuss.
It is undecided as to exactly when high school athletes will start offseason workouts, though athletic directors in Shenandoah and Warren county schools are hopeful they can be back as soon as July 6.
Bill Hall wasn't going to let the COVID-19 pandemic stop him and his team from being connected.
Sherando rising senior Keli Lawson admitted on Friday afternoon that he’d been concerned about how a series of past setbacks would impact his college football future.
The Virginia High School League announced on Thursday that it is reinstating out-of-season practice activities.
With the Valley Baseball League canceling its season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rockingham County Baseball League has a chance to take center stage this summer.
The New Market Rebels, of the Valley Baseball League, may not be playing at Rebel Park but there will be baseball there this summer.
Amelia Sacco and Maddy Woolever have been a big part of Sherando’s rise as a girls tennis program the last four years.
Sherando senior Gracie Ridings said recently that she’d primarily been a cheerleader during her high school career, though as a sophomore a friend talked her into checking out the Warriors’ track and field program. Seeing it as a chance to branch out, she recalled, Ridings gave the sport a shot.
The Shenandoah Swim League announced on Thursday that the summer swim season has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sherando’s six girls soccer seniors were different from some of the past groups but they were still special to head coach Rob Kilmer.
The Virginia High School League sent out a news release Tuesday stating that it is working on plans to possibly have fall athletics and activities in the upcoming season.
It’s a disappointing reality for Sherando’s Owen Even, as it is for many high school seniors who saw their athletic careers brought to an early end by COVID-19.
The Virginia High School League Executive Committee voted Thursday to cancel all spring sports activities for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sherando's nine seniors were a special group to boys soccer coach Pat Anderson.
All seven seniors on Sherando’s softball team had either already cemented themselves in major roles within the program during previous seasons or were in a spot to make meaningful contributions in 2020. Three, in particular, have etched their names throughout the Warriors’ record book.
The outside basketball court at Lord Fairfax Community College has been the site of some intense one-on-one basketball lately.
Parker Gregg and Keith Robertson didn't get to play their senior season for Sherando boys tennis, but the pair still took away plenty of memories and success.
When Darrell Thompson went unsigned after the 2016 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft came and went, the former Sherando High School and Shenandoah University pitcher turned his attention to another career path.
Adam Whitacre’s baseball career finished in an unusual way.
John Borst has been patiently waiting for his chance and this season he finally got it.
Boys Basketball Player of the Year
With the spring sports season being canceled by the Virginia High School League due to the COVID-19 pandemic on Monday athletic departments around the state may have taken a hit.
Girls Basketball All-Area Team
Girls Basketball Player of the Year
Athletes, coaches and athletic directors around the area are all still trying to process the news from Monday that there will be no spring sports this season. A season was ripped away from everyone due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Now the question remains when will anyone be able to participate…
Wrestler of the Year
The Virginia High School League announced on Tuesday evening that any decision on the possibility of spring sports being played during the summer has been put on hold until May.
Girls Swimmer of the Year
The news left Central athletic Director Justin Broughman sick to his stomach.
Boys Swimmer of the Year
STEPHENS CITY — Should the 2020 high school spring season ever get off the ground amid the nationwide response to COVID-19, Sherando softball coach Clarence Smith likes the position his squad finds itself in.
Isaiah Allen knew it was coming, but that didn't make it any easier when the official announcement happened.
STEPHENS CITY -- Sherando head baseball coach Pepper Martin said recently that the Warriors are definitely in a bit of a rebuild mode heading into the 2020 season.
STEPHENS CITY — Sherando’s boys soccer team lost some key pieces from last year’s squad that was one victory away from the Class 4 state tournament. However, the Warriors will still field a strong team this season.
All-Region 4C Girls Basketball team
STEPHENS CITY -- Kendall Lincoln didn’t need much time to make a big decision recently.