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High School

  • Baseball: Jefferson Forest picks up two district wins

    The Jefferson Forest Cavaliers had three Seminole District games on the schedule this week. The Cavaliers defeated E.C. Glass 9-7 on Tuesday May 1 and on Friday May 4 Brookville 6-4 before losing to Amherst County 3-2 on Monday May 7.
    Jefferson Forest utilized a four-run fifth inning against E.C. Glass to propel them past the Hilltoppers.
        

  • Track and Field: May 2-5 Highlights

    Liberty–The Minutemen competed in the Cosmopolitan Invitational Track Meet at William Fleming this weekend. The men’s team finished seventh overall in the senior division (24 points) and 14th  (10 points) in the junior division. The women’s team finished 17th (2 points) in the senior division and 14th (3 points) in the junior division.
        

  • Seven Minutemen athletes sign to continue career

    A packed cafeteria watched as seven Liberty Minutemen athletes signed to continue their athletic career along with furthering their education on Thursday May 3.
        

    “Everybody in Bedford really supports you,” Taylor Carson, who signed to play football at Ferrum College, said.
        

  • Soccer: Lady Minutemen enter tough final stretch

    Delaney Snead put three goals in Amherst County’s net and Sammie Massey scored the team’s fourth on Tuesday May 1 to lead Liberty to a 4-0 win.
        

    Snead has been the standout for the Lady Minutemen this season, at times being nothing short of unstoppable when the ball is in her possession.
        

  • Baseball: Cherry goes deep twice to lift Cavaliers

    Jackson Cherry sent not one, but two balls out of the park in back-to-back innings for the Cavaliers in their 15-0 win over Liberty on Saturday April 28.
        

    The game was originally scheduled for late March but Mother Nature decided the game would be played on the final Saturday in April instead.
        

    Luke Fowler started the scoring for the Cavaliers in the first inning. Fowler singled to drive in Cherry from second for the first run of the game and move Hunter Morrison to third.
        

  • Softball: Thompson throws no-no as Liberty beats Liberty Christian

    With two outs and two strikes Millie Thompson needed one more pitch to end the night with 4-0 victory for the Lady Minutemen.
        

    Thompson delivered the pitch and the game was over. Thompson’s twelfth strikeout of the night not only ended the game but secured a no-hitter.
        

  • Baseball: Offensive outpouring in Bedford County Duel

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor
    sports@bedfordbulletin.com

    Two soulless baseballs are sitting outside of the ballpark where the fence meets the woods at Liberty Lake Park. The souls were completely intact when they left the   hand of the pitcher but Staunton River’s Eddie Blake and Liberty’s Nick Maxfield took them soon after. Both men smacked the life out of the baseball, both in the fifth inning and both two-run shots.
        

  • Football: Five Golden Eagles sign to continue football career

    The Golden Eagles’ most successful, football, senior class added five more college signees on Monday April 30.
        

    Joe Haner and Sam Kirtley signed to play at Bluefield College. T.J. Tester and Trent Thomasson signed to join Emory and Henry College and Adam Johns signed to play at Palmetto Prep Academy (South Carolina).
        

  • Softball: Mullins pitches perfect game, Staunton River winners of four straight

    In the first game of a double-header between William Fleming and Staunton River on Thursday April 26 12 Lady Colonels stepped up to the plate and 12 Lady Colonels walked away from the plate without reaching a base. They were not match for Brooke Mullins.
        

    All Mullins needed for perfection was 40 pitches in four innings with eight strikeouts. The defense behind her did the rest.
        

  • County Track & Field

    JEFFERSON FOREST- Tacaylen Hurt ran a season best 11.37 to win the 100 meter dash and 51.80 in the 400 meter dash at Liberty on Wednesday April 25.
        Nick Rainey won the long jump (19-00) and second in the 200 meter dash with a time of 24.07. Logan Shepherd came in second in the 1600 meter run with a time of 10:21.34. Jefferson Forest scored every point in the 1600 meter run.