http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sports/rss.xml en Marathon boys basketball runs into 7 OT’s http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/marathon-boys-basketball-runs-7-ot%E2%80%99s <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0193_9.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Scott<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;In a VHSL recording tying game with seven overtime periods,as Liberty boys basketball sank one two-pointer at the end of the seventh overtime to win the game last Saturday.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Staunton River and Liberty started off the game matching point for point. At the end of the first period the game was tied 6-6.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;During the second period Liberty scored one extra free throw that SR didn&rsquo;t and the Minutemen led 19-18.<br /> Liberty girls sweep Jefferson Forest http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/liberty-girls-sweep-jefferson-forest <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0140_7.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Scott<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The court was on fire as two Bedford County girls basketball teams, Liberty and Jefferson Forest faced off last Friday. The game ended with technical foul shots after a brawl broke out and a player was ejected.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Liberty knocked off Jefferson Forest 56-51 during the Seminole and Bedford County Clash.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Both teams started off slowly but the Lady Minutemen took an 8-3 lead over the Lady Cavaliers in the first period.<br /> SML February fishing report http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/sml-february-fishing-report <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img950366-1.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="70" height="85" /><p> DALE WILSON<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 has been fair this past month! Water temperature will be in the 40&rsquo;s to low 50&rsquo;s. Best times will be early morning, late afternoon and cloudy days. Striper fishing has been good at times this month. Depending on the weather, fishing should improve during the month of February.<br /> Autumn White sets JF record at Bulldog qualifier http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/autumn-white-sets-jf-record-bulldog-qualifier <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0041_8.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Scott<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;This past Friday all three Bedford county schools competed in the Mid-Area track event held at Liberty University.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Isaac Palmer, of Liberty, finished first in the shot put with a throw of 47&rsquo;10&rdquo;.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Jefferson Forest girls team A finished first in the girls 4x400 meter relay with a time of 4:18.<br /> Extra Points: Superbowl http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/extra-points-superbowl <p> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Okay, here we go. These are my thoughts on the Super Bowl, the halftime show, overtime, the NFL rules and everything in between.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Personally, I believe they shouldn&rsquo;t have just called that final touchdown a touchdown without reviewing it. Everything was way too close. I saw a photo online they showed the running back&rsquo;s knee was down, before he fell into the endzone.<br /> Extra Points: Superbowl http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/extra-points-superbowl <p> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Okay, here we go. These are my thoughts on the Super Bowl, the halftime show, overtime, the NFL rules and everything in between.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Personally, I believe they shouldn&rsquo;t have just called that final touchdown a touchdown without reviewing it. Everything was way too close. I saw a photo online they showed the running back&rsquo;s knee was down, before he fell into the endzone.<br /> Extra Points: Pro-Bowl http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/extra-points-pro-bowl <p> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The past week has been difficult for me in a lot of different ways. Things that were supposed to happen didn&rsquo;t and things that no one ever wished to happen, happened. So of course, this week has been difficult and I have felt unfocused. But luckily I was able to have a relaxing weekend which helped.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;I have been trying to filter negative stuff out of my life because it is hard to be happy when so many people are trying to drag others down when they are unhappy.<br /> Extra Points: Pro-Bowl http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/extra-points-pro-bowl <p> &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The past week has been difficult for me in a lot of different ways. Things that were supposed to happen didn&rsquo;t and things that no one ever wished to happen, happened. So of course, this week has been difficult and I have felt unfocused. But luckily I was able to have a relaxing weekend which helped.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;I have been trying to filter negative stuff out of my life because it is hard to be happy when so many people are trying to drag others down when they are unhappy.<br />