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Today's Sports

  • Jefferson Forest takes down...

    Top-seeded Jefferson Forest started strong in the opening round of the Seminole District Volleyball Championship Tournament. The Cavaliers took down the Heritage Pioneers 3-0 (25-16, 25-17, 25-20) to advance to the second round.
      

    Home court advantage will be with the Cavaliers throughout the tournament.
      

    Jefferson Forest offense started off with an impressive showing in the first set. Handling the Pioneers 25-16 to take a 1-0 lead.
      

  • Cavs topple Liberty in County...

    By: Melanie Schumilas

    The first half of the County Clash between Liberty and Jefferson Forest could be summed up in one word: strange.

    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.

    The Bedford County foes met Sept. 22 at Liberty’s field. While Liberty’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.

  • Bedford County's qolf teams...

    After an undefeated regular season in Seminole District competition, it was by no surprise that Jefferson Forest’s golf team captured the Seminole District Tournament.

    “We are very pleased with the way the season has progressed so far,” said Jefferson Forest’s Head Coach Garnet Manley Jr. “The team has set a lot of school records along the way.”

  • Jefferson Forest volleyball...

    Jefferson Forest’s volleyball team extended their win streak to three in a row after picking up wins against Brookville and Rustburg on consecutive days.

  • Staunton River volleyball breaks...

    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.

    “I’m happy for the girls to get a win on the board,” said Head Coach Sharon Blake. “They’ve had so many other ‘wins’ this season and having it show on the scoreboard helped them see that.”

  • Liberty volleyball continues...

    After starting the season 1-3, Liberty’s volleyball team has shown grit and tenacity as they’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.

  • Bedford County XC news

    Liberty/Staunton River

    Liberty and Staunton River’s cross country programs met once again at the Rockbridge XC Classic on Sept. 23.

    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.
    Liberty

    Juan Salgado continued to be Liberty’s top runner after capturing a team-highest 20th place on Saturday. Salgado’s 18:40.02 run was just less than a second off 19th place.

  • Ospreys go 2-1 following...

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor
    sports@bedfordbulletin.com

    In the Ospreys return to the court following Thanksgiving break the team put forth a dominant performance against Parkway Christian Academy.
     

    Smith Mountain Lake Christian Academy doubled the Eagles score in a 64-32 victory.
     

    The Ospreys were in control the entire game and showcased their defensive ability by holding the Eagles to single digit scoring in all four quarters.
     

  • Liberty falls at the buzzer

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor
    sports@bedfordbulletin.com

    Liberty had the game in the palm of its hand but a defensive breakdown on the final play ended their run for the Seminole District title.
      

     “Before the tournament we talked about control what you can control,” Liberty Head Coach Emilee Dunton said after a first round victory against Rustburg. “Obviously it’s going to be a hostile environment when it’s win or go home.”
        

  • JF ends Liberty's season

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor
    sports@bedfordbulletin.com

    At the beginning the Liberty basketball program was filled with question marks. The team was young and looking for leadership and needed players who could score and rebound on a nightly basis.
      

    Fast forward about three months and the team went toe-to-toe with the No. 2 seed in the Seminole District, and Bedford County rival, Jefferson Forest. The Cavaliers were victorious 50-47 but Liberty pushed a top team to the edge.