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High School

  • Staunton River soars over Forest

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        The game couldn’t have been any closer. It was the first of two games to be played between the county teams with the Jefferson Forest boys falling 45-44 to Staunton River on Tuesday, Dec. 8. 
        Forest took the lead in the first quarter leading 10-9. The Golden Eagles came back in the second quarter to jump ahead of the Cavaliers leading at halftime 25-23.

  • LHS hires new girl’s basketball coach

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        Not only did Liberty High School hire a new boys varsity basketball coach, Derrek Bond, it has also hired a new girls varsity coach, Emilee Dunton.
        This will be Dunton’s first position as head coach. “Ever since I was a little girl it has been my goal to coach basketball,” she said.

  • River falls to Magna Vista

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        After creating new school and state records, the Golden Eagles fell to Magna Vista, the defending 3A state champions, 54-14 last Friday in the third round of the playoffs.
        Coach Chuck Poston knew this would be a hard game for his team. “Magna Vista is the defending state champ for a reason. They had 21 seniors from the state championship team last year and they have speed at every position,” said Poston.

  • Forest defeats Woodgrove

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        A explosive second quarter helped Jefferson Forest defeat Woodgrove 56-38 in the third round of 4A football playoffs last Friday.
        The black Friday night was nice and not too cold, and plenty of fans jammed into the stadium to cheer for the Cavaliers. Last year Forest lost out of the playoffs in round three and they were out to make up for that loss.

  • Liberty hires new Varisty boy's basketbal coach

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        Liberty High School recently hired a new varsity boy’s basketball coach, Derrick Bond.
        The new varsity coach has high expectations for the basketball team and how far it can go.
        Bond has moved to the area from North Carolina where he spent seven years coaching a public league. Bond has also coached middle school basketball in Baltimore, Maryland.

  • Signing Day

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        Four students from Staunton River High School signed their national letter of intent on Wednesday, Nov. 18. Kelsey Padgett and Taylor Creasy will both be attending University of Virginia at Wise for softball, Jakob Divers will be attending Concord University for baseball and Spencer Hoyt will be attending King College for baseball. 

  • Jefferson Forest defeats Millbrook

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        In a low scoring affair, Jefferson Forest was able to take over and secure its 35-21 victory over Millbrook last Friday in the second round of the 4A playoffs.
        Coach Bob Christmas is pleased with how far his team has come this season. “I felt like it went well. I don’t think we were as sharp as we had been. The bye week probably didn’t help us and we were playing a really good football team,” said Christmas.

  • Staunton River creates new State record

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        Forget defense- offensive was king as Staunton River traveled to Western Albemarle Friday for a playoff game that ended up being the highest scoring game of the season,  85-79.
        The Golden Eagles faced off against the Warriors in a contest that scored 169 combined points and 1,355 combined yards on offense. “Sometimes when you get in the playoffs crazy things like that happen. We found a way to get it done,” said Coach Chuck Poston.

  • Signing Day: College National Letters of Intent

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        Two girls from Jefferson Forest High School signed their national letter of intent to the college of choice. Janelle Zellars and Jessica Pascadlo are both Seniors at Forest.

        Janelle Zellars, Jefferson Forest Softball, signed her national letter of intent to the University of Virginia on Nov. 12.

  • 4A and 3A State Championship

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        Jefferson Forest girls cross country competed in 4A State Championship this past Friday, Nov. 13.