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High School

  • Liberty and Forest boys basketball

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        The Liberty boys basketball team fell 41-54 in a district matchup against Liberty Christian on Tuesday, Jan. 3.
        “[I have to] give LCA’s Elijah Cuffee credit for an outstanding shooting night and some key defensive contributions,” said LHS Coach Randy Dunton. “Our team did not take advantage of some quality open shots in the first half.”

  • Forest falls twice but wins one

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        The Jefferson Forest boys team has taken this year to start rebuilding and laying a structure for years to come. JF competed in the K Guard Classic at Salem Civic Center during the Holiday break.
        Forest took on Cave Spring, Hidden Valley and Broadway during the tournament.

  • Liberty heads to Florida for Beach Blowout

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        Raheem Anthony was named to the All-tournament team for the Fort Walton Beach Blowout over the Holiday Break.
        Liberty won the tournament sportsmanship award.
        “Our playing time in Florida showed numerous positives in terms of growth,” said Coach Randy Dunton. “The trip was awesome. Such a fantastic opportunity to grow as a team.”

  • Staunton River competes in Rustburg Tournament

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        Staunton River played in the two day Rustburg tournament at Rustburg High during the Holiday break and finished with a win over William Campbell but fell to Rustburg.
        “I think we improved over the break.  We were able to string together a few practices with the new arrivals for the first time which is going to help a great deal,” said Coach Brandon Harris.

  • Liberty girls defeat LCA

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

            The Liberty girls basketball team defeated LCA with Celeste St. John leading the team with 19 points. The Lady Minutemen defeated LCA 58-32 for its first game after the break.
        LHS started the game taking a 10-4 lead over Liberty Christian. Liberty extended its lead in the second to 27-14.

  • Swimming Preview

    Jefferson Forest looking for another run at States

  • Liberty boys defeat Staunton River

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        Liberty fell to Hidden Valley 61-38 last Wednesday, in a non-conference match-up. The Titans came into the game 5-2, falling to William Byrd and Henry.
        The Minutemen gave HV a run in the first quarter but fell behind. The Titans led 17-15.
        Liberty was unable to keep up in the second quarter as Hidden Valley held them off and went into halftime leading 33-17.

  • River girls looking to improve

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com
        
        The Liberty girls basketball team was led by Rebecca Hensley and Celeste St. John scoring 16 points apiece to defeat Chatham 57-48 Tuesday, December 20.
        The Lady Minutemen took a quick 13-7 lead over Chatham in the first period. Liberty continued to steal and rebound the ball well to control the game. The Lady Minutemen extended its lead to 26-16 at halftime.

  • Bedford County Track and Field meets

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        Liberty competed in a quad indoor track meet at Heritage last Thursday against Amherst, Brookville and Appomattox.
        Liberty girls placed first in the 1000 meter run, 1600 meter run, 4x800 relay and shot put.
        Morgan Wood placed seventh in the girls 55 meter dash with a time of 9.05.

  • Lady Minutemen fall by two points

    By Margaret Scott
    Sports Editor
    Sports@bedfordbulletin.com

        The Liberty girls basketball team participated in the Beacon Classic Last Saturday. The Lady Minutemen defeated Gretna 52-39.
        Liberty held Gretna to three points in the first period and scored 15. The Lady Hawks scored 13 in the second period and held LHS to 10.
        Liberty led 25-16 at halftime.