http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sports/rss.xml en Third Annual Gunnin’ for Gobblers spring turkey hunt http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/third-annual-gunnin%E2%80%99-gobblers-spring-turkey-hunt <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/13043285_1193034354060772_494615810246213534_n.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Bedford Outdoor Sportsman Association Inc. (BOSA) hosted its third annual Gunnin&rsquo; For Gobblers spring turkey hunt on Saturday, April 23.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Seventeen physically challenged hunters from around the state plus one from North Carolina participated. Included in the group of hunters were six service veterans, one of which received the Silver Star, this nation&rsquo;s third highest award for combat valor, for his efforts in Operation Iraqi Freedom.<br /> Forest gym heads to NYC for tournament http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/forest-gym-heads-nyc-tournament <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0132.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Pascale<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Several Muay Thai kick boxers from Synergy gym in Forest will be heading to New York City for the World Kickboxing Association USA National Tournament.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The tournament will take place May 19- 22. The fighters from the Synergy gym are the only ones from the Lynchburg/Bedford area that will be attending the tournament.<br /> Bedford Co. Baseball http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/bedford-co-baseball <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/7q5a4304.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <strong>SR baseball starts off sluggish</strong></p> Smith Mountain Lake Fishing Report http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/smith-mountain-lake-fishing-report-0 <p> DALE WILSON&rsquo;S<br /> SML GUIDE SERVICE<br /> PHONE NO:&nbsp; 540-297-5650 / 540-874-4950<br /> www.captaindalewilson.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;OVERVIEW- Fishing should be good this month! Water temperature will be in the 70&rsquo;s.&nbsp; Best times will be cloudy days and at night the month. Fishing the past few weeks has been good! The baitfish has moved to the shoreline late at night as they are trying to spawn. The warmer weather has caused fishing patterns to change. Most fish are feeding at night!&nbsp;<br /> Cosmopolitan 2016 Invitational http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/cosmopolitan-2016-invitational <p> By Margaret Pascale<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@Bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Staunton River and Liberty track teams competed in the Cosmopolitan Invitational last weekend Thursday through Saturday April 28-30.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Staunton River saw three athletes place in top honors in five events at the Cosmopolitan Invitational.<br /> JF boys lacrosse falls to North Cross http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/jf-boys-lacrosse-falls-north-cross <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2016-04-20_422.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="127" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Pascale<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Jefferson Forest boys lacrosse team dominated the field on Saturday, April 30 against LCA. The Cavs defeated LCA 18-5.<br /> Bedford Co. Soccer kicks it up a notch http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/bedford-co-soccer-kicks-it-notch <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/7q5a5838.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="127" height="85" /><p> <strong>Liberty girls see two shutouts</strong></p> <p> <strong>Liberty boys tie Amherst</strong></p> Bedford County Softball sees excellent week http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/bedford-county-softball-sees-excellent-week <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0079_0.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Pascale<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Liberty girls softball shutout Amherst 4-0 on Friday, April 29.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Lady Minutemen hit well to get the victory.<br /> For Liberty: Kim Sharrett went 2-5; Kasey Carr was 3-4 with two RBIs; and Morgan Newbrough had a double that brought in two more runs.<br />