http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sports/rss.xml en Cavs topple Liberty in County Clash http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/cavs-topple-liberty-county-clash <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/21762862_561313690886313_8105978080725450661_o.jpg" alt="Liberty’s Taylor Carson (No. 1) rushed for 170 yards but was contained to just 69 in the first half. Carson also scored the Minutemen’s opening touchdown against Jefferson Forest on Sept. 22. " title="Liberty’s Taylor Carson (No. 1) rushed for 170 yards but was contained to just 69 in the first half. Carson also scored the Minutemen’s opening touchdown against Jefferson Forest on Sept. 22. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> By: Melanie Schumilas</p> <p> The first half of the County Clash between Liberty and Jefferson Forest could be summed up in one word: strange.</p> <p> The perplexing first half saw three kickoffs returned for touchdowns, three personal foul penalties and the Cavs blitzing to a 26-0 lead deep into the second quarter.</p> <p> The Bedford County foes met Sept. 22 at Liberty&rsquo;s field. While Liberty&rsquo;s crowd was amped, there was little to cheer about as the Minutemen (2-2) struggled and fell behind 40-13 in the first half.</p> Bedford County's qolf teams qualify for Region tournament http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/bedford-countys-qolf-teams-qualify-region-tournament <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_7632.jpg" alt="Jefferson Forest’s 2017 Seminole District Champions team. The Cavs went undefeated in regular season Seminole District play en route to capturing the title." title="Jefferson Forest’s 2017 Seminole District Champions team. The Cavs went undefeated in regular season Seminole District play en route to capturing the title." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> After an undefeated regular season in Seminole District competition, it was by no surprise that Jefferson Forest&rsquo;s golf team captured the Seminole District Tournament.</p> <p> &ldquo;We are very pleased with the way the season has progressed so far,&rdquo; said Jefferson Forest&rsquo;s Head Coach Garnet Manley Jr. &ldquo;The team has set a lot of school records along the way.&rdquo;</p> Jefferson Forest volleyball captures 10th win over Rustbirg in straight sets http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/jefferson-forest-volleyball-captures-10th-win-over-rustbirg-straight-sets <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/2017-jfgirlsvball-lca-9-7-0564.jpg" alt="Lisa Romanzak (No. 14) collected 32 digs combined during the Cavaliers games against Brookville and Rustburg. Romanzak’s 22 digs against the Bees was tied her season best. The Cavaliers overcame Brookville and Rustburg en route to capturing their 10th win of the season. " title="Lisa Romanzak (No. 14) collected 32 digs combined during the Cavaliers games against Brookville and Rustburg. Romanzak’s 22 digs against the Bees was tied her season best. The Cavaliers overcame Brookville and Rustburg en route to capturing their 10th win of the season. " align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> Jefferson Forest&rsquo;s volleyball team extended their win streak to three in a row after picking up wins against Brookville and Rustburg on consecutive days.</p> Staunton River volleyball breaks through with back-to-back wins http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/staunton-river-volleyball-breaks-through-back-back-wins <p> Staunton River volleyball finally had its breakthrough moment. After dropping nine straight games, the Eagles posted back-to-back wins over William Fleming and Gretna on the road.</p> <p> &ldquo;I&rsquo;m happy for the girls to get a win on the board,&rdquo; said Head Coach Sharon Blake. &ldquo;They&rsquo;ve had so many other &lsquo;wins&rsquo; this season and having it show on the scoreboard helped them see that.&rdquo;</p> Liberty volleyball continues comeback, posts two wins over Glass and Brookville http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/liberty-volleyball-continues-comeback-posts-two-wins-over-glass-and-brookville <p> After starting the season 1-3, Liberty&rsquo;s volleyball team has shown grit and tenacity as they&rsquo;ve posted a 4-2 record since then. The Minutemen logged two impressive wins over E.C. Glass and Brookville to post a 5-5 record this season thus far.</p> Bedford County XC news http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/bedford-county-xc-news <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/21767976_10214547178616913_2744755281289410377_n.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <strong>Liberty/Staunton River<br /> </strong></p> <p> Liberty and Staunton River&rsquo;s cross country programs met once again at the Rockbridge XC Classic on Sept. 23.</p> <p> The meet featured 17 teams (including LHS and SR) and took place in Lexington, Va. The fields were fairly large, boasting 117 female runners and 140 male runners in the varsity 5,000 m races.<br /> Liberty</p> <p> Juan Salgado continued to be Liberty&rsquo;s top runner after capturing a team-highest 20th place on Saturday. Salgado&rsquo;s 18:40.02 run was just less than a second off 19th place.</p> Sports Day-ly: D.C.'s Curse http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/sports-day-ly-dcs-curse <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/aaeaaqaaaaaaaapzaaaajdnjmjvkyzfllwniotetnde1ms1imwfkltgzntjizme2owezna.jpg" alt="Denton Day" title="Denton Day" align="left" hspace="6" width="85" height="85" /><p> By: Denton Day</p> <p> A few years ago I was not the kind of guy to believe in any sort of sports curse. The idea was silly to me.</p> <p> Yes I recognized that the Cubs had not won a World Series in a century and that Cleveland had not won a championship in over 50 years.</p> <p> I still did not believe. Funny how your opinion can so easily change once something has a direct impact on you.</p> Sports Day-ly: D.C.'s Curse http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/sports-day-ly-dcs-curse <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/aaeaaqaaaaaaaapzaaaajdnjmjvkyzfllwniotetnde1ms1imwfkltgzntjizme2owezna.jpg" alt="Denton Day" title="Denton Day" align="left" hspace="6" width="85" height="85" /><p> By: Denton Day</p> <p> A few years ago I was not the kind of guy to believe in any sort of sports curse. The idea was silly to me.</p> <p> Yes I recognized that the Cubs had not won a World Series in a century and that Cleveland had not won a championship in over 50 years.</p> <p> I still did not believe. Funny how your opinion can so easily change once something has a direct impact on you.</p>