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High School

  • Staunton River girls defeat William Byrd

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        The Lady Golden Eagles took on William Byrd for a district rematch on Wednesday, Jan. 27.  In the first game the Lady Terriers defeated the Lady Eagles 50-46.
        “I think we played hard,” said Coach Kim Jones
        Staunton River was 9-6 going into the rematch, and Byrd was 9-5. River defeated Byrd 50-43.

  • Staunton River boys fall to Byrd

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        The Staunton River boys basketball team played William Byrd on Wednesday, Jan. 27 in a district rematch. The Golden Eagles fell 61-47 to Byrd.
        The game got off to a slow start in the first period. Byrd took the lead 11-7. Byrd extended its lead to 18-13 at the half.

  • Jefferson Forest girls defeat Amherst

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        Jefferson Forest girls basketball traveled to Amherst on Thursday, Jan. 28 for a district rematch. Forest defeated Amherst the first game 49-33. The Lady Cavaliers struck again and defeated Amherst 38-26.
        Amherst took the lead in the first 13-7. Forest amped up its game in the second and took the lead to 17-15 going into halftime.

  • Liberty girls take down E.C. Glass

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        The Liberty girls basketball team traveled to E.C. Glass Wednesday, Jan. 27 for a snow make up game. Coming off a five day weekend due to winter storm Jonas, the Lady Minutemen only had one day of practice before hitting the courts for a game.
        Liberty took down E.C. Glass 57-26. The Lady Minutemen started off slow in the first period scoring only 5 points and holding Glass to 2. Liberty flexed in the second to increase its lead to 23-9.

  • Jefferson Forest Boys take down Lancers

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        The Jefferson Forest boys basketball team traveled to Amherst in a district rematch on Friday, Jan. 29. Forest defeated Amherst in the first game and was ready to play again. Forest defeated Amherst 65-51.
        “I am pleased with how the guys have played.  We still have a long way to go but we are showing improvement,” said Coach Cameron Shepherd.

  • Liberty takes fourth in swim meet

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        Liberty swam against LCA, Heritage, Appomattox and Amherst on Wednesday, Jan. 27. Liberty tied for fourth with a combined score of 68. LCA led with 194, Appomattox with 145, Heritage with 93, and Amherst with 68.
        Liberty girls finished fifth with a team score of 33.
        Allyson Crockett, MaHalea Sicchitano, Georgia King and Jozie Thomas finished fifth in the 200 yard medley relay with a time of 2:33.

  • Virginia Tech premier high school invitational

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        All three Bedford County high schools participated in the Virginia Tech high school indoor track invitational on Jan. 29 and 30.
        The meet had about 200 participating schools. Most events had 24 athletes that would be finalists, some events had 30 athletes and some had 40. The 55 meter hurdles and 55 meter dashes for both girls and boys took the top eight times from Friday and competed on Saturday for placing.

  • Staunton River wins at Glenvar

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        Staunton River was supposed to compete at the Big Orange Tournament, originally scheduled for Jan. 22 and 23, however due to snow the tournament was delayed till the following weekend.
        Instead SR decided to compete in the Glenvar Invitational on Jan. 29 and 30. River competed against 13 teams and won the invitational.

  • LHS and SR struggle having baskets fall

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        After a big win against Jefferson Forest on Jan. 11, the Liberty boys have struggled to keep up the pace. The Minutemen fought against Rustburg but fell 52-41 on Tuesday, Jan 20.
        Liberty started off slow in the first falling behind by three points. The Red Devils led 12-9 at the beginning of the second period. The Minutemen outscored Rustburg in the second. Rustburg remained in the lead 21-19 at the half.

  • LHS and JF compete in tough track meet

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        Liberty and Jefferson Forest competed in an indoor track meet at Liberty University on Tuesday, Jan. 19. The two Bedford schools competed against Brookville, Amherst, E.C. Glass, Liberty Christian and Virginia Episcopal.
        Liberty High came in third place with a combined score of 26 and Forest finished fourth with a combined score of 19.50.