High School

  • Defensive Clinic

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    Expectations are high for both the Jefferson Forest Cavaliers and the Staunton River Golden Eagles baseball teams. On the first Saturday of the spring season the Golden Eagles traveled out to Forest Middle School in what was sure to be a showdown.

    While the scoring numbers were not eye popping the defensive performance from each team was.

  • Thompson strikes out 14 in opener

    Liberty softball was originally scheduled to begin the season on Wednesday March 14, but due to inclement weather the season instead began with a home matchup against Monticello on Thursday March 15.

    In front of a home crowd the Lady Minutemen put forth a dominating effort ending the game in five innings by a score of 10-0.

  • Light and Faw lead Golden Eagles to victory

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    It was a tale of two halves for both teams on opening night of the girls soccer season. Originally scheduled for Wednesday the matchup between the Lady Golden Eagles of Staunton River and the Lady Minutemen of Liberty was played one day later, Thursday March 15.

  • Lady Cavaliers run away from Lady Minutemen

    Offense came early and often for the Jefferson Forest girls soccer team in a Bedford County matchup against Seminole District rival Liberty.

    The Lady Cavaliers first struck two minutes into the contest and again two minutes later. Noele Galindo scored the second goal for Jefferson Forest.

  • High School Scoreboard: March 14-19

    Wednesday March 14


    Boys: Jefferson Forest 9, Staunton River 0


    Staunton River 16, Heritage 9
    Collin Bates 3 RBI
    Porter 3 RBI

    Thursday March 15


    Boys: Jefferson Forest 8, LCA 1

    Girls: LCA 5, Jefferson Forest 4


    Girls: Staunton River 2, Liberty 1

  • High School Schedule: March 21-27

    Jefferson Forest Cavaliers

    Wednesday March 21

    Girls Tennis vs. E.C. Glass
    4:30 p.m.

    Boys Tennis @ E.C. Glass
    4:30 p.m.

    Thursday March 22

    Softball @ Cave Spring
    5 p.m.

    Girls Soccer @ LCA
    7 p.m.

    Friday March 23

    Boys Tennis vs. Brookville
    4:30 p.m.

    Girls Tennis @ Brookville
    4:30 p.m.

  • Cavaliers tennis flawless in first week

    Through snow and freezing temperatures the Jefferson Forest boys Tennis team has showed up to play each day, and more importantly they’ve won each day.

     With a 9-0 victory over Seminole District rival Amherst County the Cavaliers move to 4-0 on the season. The victory marks their third 9-0 win of the season. In fact in the matchup against the Lancers the Cavaliers surrendered just one point in all nine of the matches played.

  • Manley III wins 2018 shootout

    Garnet Manley III, a sophomore at Jefferson Forest High School, won the 2018 Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Richmond Junior Shootout, at Providence Golf Club in Richmond, Virginia, this past weekend. In harsh conditions Manley III shot 75-75. Temperatures were in the high 30’s to low 40’s both days with the wind chill making it feel like the 20’s.

  • JF impresses at New Balance Nationals

    Jefferson Forest’s Logan Sheppard, Patrick McCray, Bobby Nevarez and Tacelyen Hurt took their talents to New York March 9-11 to compete in the New Balance Nationals Indoor track and field meet.

    The boys took part in the 1600 meter Sprint Medley Relay event. With a time of 3:41.49 the team finished 18th in the Emerging Elite division.

  • Special teams do special things

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    To start the season the main goal for the Smith Mountain Lake Christian Academy (SMLCA) Ospreys was simple–win the VACA State Championship. Achieving that goal would be easier said than done for the Ospreys.

    The basketball season officially starts in November but the Ospreys began this year’s journey much earlier. The team started to get familiar with one another in June.