FRONT ROYAL – While his golfers took part in the Curly Licklider Memorial Tournament at Shenandoah Valley Golf Club on Wednesday afternoon, Monty Goff spoke of his high school coaching debut with Skyline in 2018 and of the lessons he learned.

FRONT ROYAL – As the most experienced player back from a Strasburg golf program that made its first-ever state tournament appearance as a team in 2018, senior Drew Thomas is the natural choice to fill the Rams’ top spot in the lineup this fall. Thomas played like a No. 1 in Strasburg’s 2019 …

FRONT ROYAL -- Skyline head football coach Heath Gilbert hands out special shirts each year to the players in his program who attend every workout session over the summer.

The high school football season is fast approaching and there are many changes in this year’s schedule. Due to the Virginia High School League realignment, there will be a lot of new match-ups in and out of the district.

In an ideal world, Skyline Athletic Director Bill Cupp would have the Class 3 Northwestern District hold tournaments in all its team sports, from which a specified number of teams would emerge and advance to the Virginia High School League’s Region 3B tournament.

Ty Waits, Sherando: The junior was 10th in the Class 4 800 (1:57.63). Waits helped lead Sherando to a tie for seventh place in the Class 4 state meet.

Sabrina Wilkins, Skyline: The junior was fourth in the Class 3 state meet in the 800 (2:22.30). Wilkins finished second in the Region 3B 800 (2:21.53).

FRONT ROYAL — Skyline’s goal from the start of the season has been clear — get back to the state tournament and take it a few steps further.

CULPEPER – Logan Maiatico, Asher Pastore and Jordan Price each ended Wednesday in the best possible way – winning regional titles as individuals and as part of a relay team.

FRONT ROYAL — The Skyline Hawks avenged their earlier season loss to cross-town rival Warren County, combining timely hitting and capitalizing on several Wildcat errors to win both teams’ regular season finale 10-0.