Today's Sports

  • Golden Eagles place second in...

    On Dec. 14 Staunton River took to the pool at the Bedford Area YMCA to take on James River High School and Blue Ridge District rival William Fleming. This was the first time this season that the Golden Eagles got to test themselves against a Blue Ridge district opponent.

  • One Heck of a Ride

    by: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    Thankful. That was one of the first words that came to the mind of Golden Eagles superstar Grayson Overstreet when looking back at this season.

    A historic season for Staunton River in which the team tied a school record for wins with 13 before falling just short of their ultimate goal of winning a state championship.

  • Race fans should follow signs to...

    SALEM – The Virginia Department of Transportation encourages race fans driving to and from Martinsville Speedway for the race on Sunday, March 25, to follow recommended traffic patterns as posted on signs and message boards.

  • Defensive Clinic

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    Expectations are high for both the Jefferson Forest Cavaliers and the Staunton River Golden Eagles baseball teams. On the first Saturday of the spring season the Golden Eagles traveled out to Forest Middle School in what was sure to be a showdown.

    While the scoring numbers were not eye popping the defensive performance from each team was.

  • Light and Faw lead Golden Eagles...

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    It was a tale of two halves for both teams on opening night of the girls soccer season. Originally scheduled for Wednesday the matchup between the Lady Golden Eagles of Staunton River and the Lady Minutemen of Liberty was played one day later, Thursday March 15.

  • Thompson strikes out 14 in opener

    Liberty softball was originally scheduled to begin the season on Wednesday March 14, but due to inclement weather the season instead began with a home matchup against Monticello on Thursday March 15.

    In front of a home crowd the Lady Minutemen put forth a dominating effort ending the game in five innings by a score of 10-0.

  • Lady Cavaliers run away from...

    Offense came early and often for the Jefferson Forest girls soccer team in a Bedford County matchup against Seminole District rival Liberty.

    The Lady Cavaliers first struck two minutes into the contest and again two minutes later. Noele Galindo scored the second goal for Jefferson Forest.

  • Cavaliers tennis flawless in...

    Through snow and freezing temperatures the Jefferson Forest boys Tennis team has showed up to play each day, and more importantly they’ve won each day.

     With a 9-0 victory over Seminole District rival Amherst County the Cavaliers move to 4-0 on the season. The victory marks their third 9-0 win of the season. In fact in the matchup against the Lancers the Cavaliers surrendered just one point in all nine of the matches played.

  • Manley III wins 2018 shootout

    Garnet Manley III, a sophomore at Jefferson Forest High School, won the 2018 Hurricane Junior Golf Tour Richmond Junior Shootout, at Providence Golf Club in Richmond, Virginia, this past weekend. In harsh conditions Manley III shot 75-75. Temperatures were in the high 30’s to low 40’s both days with the wind chill making it feel like the 20’s.

  • JF impresses at New Balance...

    Jefferson Forest’s Logan Sheppard, Patrick McCray, Bobby Nevarez and Tacelyen Hurt took their talents to New York March 9-11 to compete in the New Balance Nationals Indoor track and field meet.

    The boys took part in the 1600 meter Sprint Medley Relay event. With a time of 3:41.49 the team finished 18th in the Emerging Elite division.