http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sports/rss.xml en Week 5 Football Previews http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/week-5-football-previews <p> <strong>Liberty hosts Rustburg</strong></p> Forest wins Skyline Invitational http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/forest-wins-skyline-invitational <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/garnetmanleyskyline.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="134" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Scott<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@Bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Jefferson Forest competed in the Skyline Invitational last Wednesday and defeated 15 competing teams.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Forest scored a 294 on the 18-hole invitational. The second place team Loudon Valley scored&nbsp; 307.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Isaac Simmons placed second with a score of 69, Garnet Manley III finished with 73, Zach Abbott finished with 74,and Nick Willis finished with 78.<br /> Liberty volleyball defeats E.C. Glass http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/liberty-volleyball-defeats-ec-glass <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0018_3.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="61" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Scott<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@bedfordbulletin.com<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Liberty volleyball team defeated E.C. Glass 3-1 for its second win of the season.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Lady Minutemen took set one 25-18, but the Lady Hilltoppers came back in the second set to win 25-22.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Liberty bounced back in the third winning 25-19 and then took the fourth 25-13.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Lady Minutemen are now 2-3 on the season and will play at Brookville on Thursday.<br /> <br /> <br /> Liberty falls to Hidden Valley http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/liberty-falls-hidden-valley <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/chappy_0505.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="101" height="85" /><p> By Margaret Scott<br /> Sports Editor<br /> Sports@bedfordbulletin.com<br /> <br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Liberty Minutemen fought hard against Hidden Valley but turnovers in crucial moments led to a 61-21 loss.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&ldquo;We thought we had moments we played well,&rdquo; said Coach Chris Watts &ldquo;At the worst possible time we turned it over.&rdquo;<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Titans took a quick jump on the Minutemen scoring 21 points in the first quarter.<br /> River makes history with win http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/river-makes-history-win <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0079_5.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;Staunton River rules the county.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The Staunton River and Jefferson Forest football game was a literal clash of county rivals as four injuries occurred in just the first half of last Friday&rsquo;s battle for county supremacy. When the dust settled, it was the Golden Eagles sitting atop the unofficial county podium, having defeated the Cavaliers 47-36.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;River had already dispatched Liberty the previous week.<br /> Benefit Softball Game http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/benefit-softball-game <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0220_2.jpg" alt="Pastor’s All Stewart and Davis Blackburn, of First Clergy, received the winning trophy from last year’s benefit game. The First Clergy, of Bedford, has been holding a Benefit Softball game for six years against the Bedford Co. First Responders. All of the proceeds from the game go to benefit the Bedford County Women’s Shelter. This year the benefit game helped raise over $460 to donate to the shelter. The First Clergy and First responders have met on the field the second Monday of September for the last six years. " title="Pastor’s All Stewart and Davis Blackburn, of First Clergy, received the winning trophy from last year’s benefit game. The First Clergy, of Bedford, has been holding a Benefit Softball game for six years against the Bedford Co. First Responders. All of the proceeds from the game go to benefit the Bedford County Women’s Shelter. This year the benefit game helped raise over $460 to donate to the shelter. The First Clergy and First responders have met on the field the second Monday of September for the last six years. " 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 sixth annual First Clergy and First Responder Benefit Softball Game was played Monday, Sept. 12 at the Forest Youth Athletic Association field.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The First Clergy took the win with a 20-13 victory over the First Responders. The Clergy is now 5-1 over the First Responders.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;The softball game benefits the Bedford Women&rsquo;s Shelter.<br /> Jefferson Forest volleyball defeats LCA http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/jefferson-forest-volleyball-defeats-lca <img src="http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/sites/www.bedfordbulletin.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/dsc_0007_4.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 Jefferson Forest volleyball team defeated Liberty Christian Academy 3-2 after five long sets last Thursday.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;LCA won the first two sets 25-22 and 25-19. The Lady Cavaliers came back in the third set winning 25-15.<br /> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Forest fought in the fourth to defeat LCA 25-17. The match was tied at 2-2 and the final set commenced. In a close set, JF finished with a 15-12 win to give them the match win.<br /> Week 4 Football Previews http://www.bedfordbulletin.com/content/week-4-football-previews <p> <strong>Staunton River football travels to JF</strong></p>