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 – 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.

STRASBURG – Strasburg’s girls soccer team has shown improvement and junior forward Morgan Bible has played a key role in that success.

STRASBURG — Minutes after Tuesday night’s match against Clarke County, Strasburg girls soccer coach Kayla Allen was trying to explain how things have suddenly started falling in place for the Rams. After thinking for a moment, she shrugged and with a laugh replied, “magic.”

WINCHESTER — Randolph-Macon Academy’s Caroline Starling is putting together an impressive senior season and it showed in Saturday’s girls Apple Blossom Track and Field Invitational.

STRASBURG — Kyierra Ashby was in seventh grade and a member of the Signal Knob Middle School track and field team the last time she’d competed in the hurdles.