The Virginia High School League is looking into the possibility of changing the number of classifications starting with the 2023-2024 high school season.
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. 30, 1987.
STRASBURG – Former longtime Strasburg football coach Glenn Proctor, forever a glass-half-full kind of guy, admitted recently that even he wasn’t what you would call highly optimistic heading into the fall of 1987.
Editor's note: The following story ran in the Northern Virginia Daily on Nov. 14, 1987.
Editor's note: The following story ran in the Northern Virginia Daily on Dec. 5, 1987.
Editor's note: The following story ran in the Northern Virginia Daily on Dec. 7, 1987.
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.
STRASBURG – Strasburg’s Trey Stinnette hasn’t been playing football for long, but he’s learned quickly and excelled at it.
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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
Strasburg football head coach Mark Roller is excited that he may soon be able to see his players and do workouts with them, but he also wants to take a cautious approach to things.
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.
Strasburg’s seven seniors played a big role in turning the girls soccer program around.
After spending five years in Strasburg High School’s athletics program, Delainey Stickley said she thinks back on all of the mentors she’s had and the people who have stood by her side through the ups and downs of her high school career.
The Shenandoah Swim League announced on Thursday that the summer swim season has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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.
When Joe Bauserman took over as the head coach of Strasburg’s baseball program four years ago, a few of the Rams’ current seniors were starting their high school careers as freshmen at the varsity level. By the end of that 2017 season, Bauserman said recently, three or four of those seniors …
Strasburg's girls tennis team did not get to have their first season, but the two seniors made a big impact on the program that will be felt for years to come.
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.
The Strasburg's boys tennis program held it's first-ever preseason this year and seniors Aidan Keller and Jack Miller played a key role in getting things off the ground.
Track and field wasn’t an easy sport for Strasburg senior Tessa Hockman to pick up when she began high school four years ago.
Anthony Cadle, a member of Strasburg’s cross country program and a distance runner on the Rams’ track and field team, said recently that sports taught him the value of hard work.
While local high school football teams can't do their usual offseason workouts at school, some area teams are finding new ways to keep players active during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Strasburg's boys soccer team only had two seniors on this year's squad but they were both valuable to the team's success.
Class 2 All-State Girls Basketball team
A trio of local athletes was named to the all-state basketball teams on Tuesday.
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.