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High School

  • Forest shutout Rustburg

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        Zach Peek struck out 15 Rustburg batters to lead the Jefferson Forest boys baseball team to a 7-0 victory on Wednesday, May 4.
        “I give a lot of credit to Barry Gordon, our pitching coach, on calling a great game and obviously credit to Peek for executing his pitches. I think Peek felt very comfortable especially with an early, big lead,” said Coach Ryan Gilleland.

  • Forest tennis sees good week

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        After losing two singles matches the Jefferson Forest boys tennis team stepped up the pace and defeated Brookville 6-3 on Thursday, May 5.
        “This match was a good way for us to finish out the regular season. Our young players stepped up and did a nice job in this match,” said Coach Tyler Johnston.

  • JF track competes in Dogwood Classic

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        Staunton River and Jefferson Forest both participated in track meets this past weekend.
        The Lady Eagles finished seventh with a score of 38.5 out of 16 teams and the Golden Eagle boys finished second with a score of 67 out of 17 teams at the Colonial Classic.
        Jefferson Forest traveled to Charlottesville to compete in the Dogwood Track Classic.

  • Cosmopolitan 2016 Invitational

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@Bedfordbulletin.com

        The Staunton River and Liberty track teams competed in the Cosmopolitan Invitational last weekend Thursday through Saturday April 28-30.
        Staunton River saw three athletes place in top honors in five events at the Cosmopolitan Invitational.

  • Forest boys lacrosse sees two big wins

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        The Jefferson Forest boys lacrosse team defeated Hargrave Military Institute 18-7 this past Friday, April 22.
        “They responded as I expected they would. High intensity and ready for play. They knew how important this week was in defining their season and they thrived at the challenge,” said JF coach Jesse Bickel.

  • Cavs capitalize on LHS errors

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        Jefferson Forest took advantage of some costly errors by Liberty in the second and third to seal a 13-3 boys baseball victory on Wednesday, April 20.
        “This was another good Seminole District win for our program.  Liberty has been playing well these last couple of weeks and we knew we had to play well to win,” said JF Coach Ryan Gilleland.

  • Jefferson Forest Girls tennis sees two shutouts

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        Jefferson Forest girls tennis shut out Rustburg 9-0 on Thursday, April 21. “We had a pretty good week. The girls really played well against both teams and are looking good. If they can stay focused and confident, they can finish the season pretty strong,” said Coach Brady Taylor.

  • Liberty softball defeats JF, but falls to SR

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        The Liberty softball team put up runs in every inning to defeat Jefferson Forest 15-5 on Wednesday, April 20.
        Forest led before the Lady Minutemen tightened up and held the Lady Cavs without a run the rest of the way. “Liberty hit really well and Casey did a good job of scattering hits,” said JF Coach Gary Harris.

  • Staunton River girls see first tie

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        The Staunton River girls soccer team crushed Rockbridge 5-1 on Friday, April 22.
        The match was tied 1-1 at halftime, and the Staunton River girls came out and added four more goals to seal the victory over Rockbridge. “We started off a little sluggish but they picked it up and turned it on and we scored four goals in the second half,” said Coach Jeff D’Auito.

  • Forest boys soccer defeat LHS

    By Margaret Pascale
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        A last minute goal by the Liberty boys soccer team was not enough to win the match on Tuesday, April 19. Jefferson Forest took a 1-0 lead at the end of the first half and then sped the match up in the second leading to a 4-1 victory over Liberty.
        Forest took over with a 1-0 lead in the first half and did not allow for the Minutemen to score. Joe Palazzi scored an unassisted goal in the first half at 23:00 into the match.