The high school sports season is scheduled to start Dec. 21, but due to Gov. Ralph Northam’s latest guidelines on COVID-19, only 25 spectators will be allowed at each game. That has area schools scrambling to figure out ways to broadcast games to local fans.
QUICKSBURG -- Stonewall Jackson girls basketball coach Jeff Burner thought Morgan Gibson could be a good experiment and she turned out to have an even bigger impact on his team that he would have first imagined.
For the first time in 12 years, Stonewall Jackson is looking for a new wrestling coach.
QUICKSBURG — Stonewall Jackson’s Kylene Franklin and Austin Ritchie had a day to remember on Wednesday.
The excitement was in the air at Stonewall Jackson High School on Wednesday for a girls basketball workout.
QUICKSBURG — When high school sports athletes weren’t allowed to be in the gym due to the COVID-19 pandemic during the early part of summer, Stonewall Jackson girls basketball coach Jeff Burner came up with an idea to help his players.
The Virginia High School League on Friday took a big step toward high school sports returning in December.
QUICKSBURG — When Stonewall Jackson’s cross country team found out that their teammate, Martin Hernandez, had a setback in his battle with cancer this summer, they went to head coach Mary Clanahan to see if there was something they could do for him — and the idea for ‘Miles for Martin’ was born.
The Virginia High School League is looking into the possibility of changing the number of classifications starting with the 2023-2024 high school season.
QUICKSBURG – Rion Dennison knows how to play just about every position on the football field.
This week marks the end of our Flashback Friday series, in which we took a look back at historical football teams from the five public high schools in Shenandoah and Warren counties. To conclude the series, we’ll shift gears from our glimpse into the past and instead look ahead to what is (h…
When the Bull Run District released its football schedule for the 2020-21 school year earlier this week, conspicuously missing were a couple of longstanding Shenandoah County rivalry games.
Editor’s note: The following story ran in The Northern Virginia Daily on Nov. 23, 1996.
Editor’s note: The following story ran in The Northern Virginia Daily on Nov. 29, 1996.
QUICKSBURG — Bonds that lasted a lifetime.
High school athletic departments across the state have an official roadmap to follow for the 2020-21 school year.
The Virginia High School League is expected to approve it’s “Championships +1” schedule for the 2020-21 sports season today at an VHSL Executive Committee meeting.
The Virginia High School League moved its special Executive Committee meeting from Thursday to Sept. 17.
The high school football season was supposed to start tonight but instead, stadiums across the area will be empty.
The Friday night lights will remain dark this fall, but in the absence of high school football, we’re going to take a trip into the past.
Football workouts have been going on for over a month now and already players are seeing signs of success.
NEW MARKET – Once again one inning proved costly for New Market on Tuesday night.
If the high school sports season can start in December it may be able to wiggle its way through the COVID-19 pandemic, but winter weather could still cause some issues.
The Virginia High School League announced a draft for the upcoming high school sports season on Monday, which includes moving the start of the basketball and football seasons up by a week.
The community lost a beloved teacher, coach and athletic director on Wednesday.
With Monday’s decision by the Virginia High School League to push the sports year back to December, athletic directors can move forward with trying to figure out how things will work. However, there are still a lot of questions that will need to be answered before sports can start.
The Virginia High School League Executive Committee on Monday morning adopted a reopening plan for high school athletics that delays the start date for all sports until mid-December and condenses the fall, winter and spring seasons.
The Virginia High School League’s decision Monday to push sports back to December wasn’t a surprise to area athletic directors.
The Virginia High School League Executive Committee will meet this morning to decide what to do with high school sports in the fall.
High school athletic offseason workouts resumed over the last two weeks throughout the area and so far things have been running smoothly.
The Virginia High School League will vote on Monday to make a decision about fall sports. One of the three options is to flip fall and spring sports.
Though hardly a shocking revelation for coaches, players and fans, Wednesday’s news that high school football almost surely won’t happen in Virginia this fall is a disappointing reality for those invested in the sport.
Virginia High School League Executive Director Billy Haun unveiled three models for reopening high school activities in the state during a special-called Executive Committee meeting on Wednesday morning, giving member schools their first real glimpse at the potential landscape of high school…
Central head football coach Mike Yew said on Monday evening that it “almost felt like there was a small sense of normalcy to our being again.”
The Virginia High School League’s Executive Committee is scheduled to meet to discuss fall sports this morning, and though a final decision on whether or not to hold a fall season during the COVID-19 pandemic likely won’t be made, local athletic directors and coaches are hoping the meeting a…
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 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.
Stonewall Jackson coach Kyle Kokkenon is trying to look at the bright side of a bad situation.
The Virginia High School League announced on Thursday that it is reinstating out-of-season practice activities.
The New Market Rebels, of the Valley Baseball League, may not be playing at Rebel Park but there will be baseball there this summer.
Stonewall Jackson seniors Bailey Hollifield, Sidney Rubenstein and Gerardo Sanchez each helped the boys soccer program even with limited playing time.
The Shenandoah Swim League announced on Thursday that the summer swim season has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Stonewall Jackson senior Ella Hervo-Smith said there was one life lesson in particular that she learned from her time in the school’s track and field program, one that the late Dick Krol, the former longtime head coach who passed away last October, frequently preached to his athletes.
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.
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.
Stonewall Jackson girls soccer seniors Chloe Monroe and Jannine Nunez-Vargas played roles in the program’s success over the last few years.