High School

  • 13 Cavaliers sign

    The front hallway of Jefferson Forest High School was filled with students and parents itching to get a good view of the Cavaliers’ monster signing for the 2018 class. Three tables were set up to hold 12 of the 13 students–one was not present–as they signed to continue their athletic career and education.

    Swimmers–Lizzy Braud, Brian Grimmett, Sutton Schonfelder and Caleb Rice–made up a third of the athletes present and got their own table.

  • Spring Seminole District Honors


    First Team: (JF) Dylan Kramer-Third Base, (JF) Jackson Cherry-Outfield, (JF) Griffin Agee-Pitcher

    Second Team: (JF) Bubba Jones-Pitcher, (JF) Jaylen Calloway-Outfield,

  • Softball: Jefferson Forest and Amherst set for rubber match on the diamond

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor


    The Lady Cavaliers of Jefferson Forest (16-4) ride a six-game win streak into the opening round of the 4D Regional Softball Tournament. The Lady Cavaliers strong finish positions them as the No. 4 seed in the tournament and gives them a home game against  Seminole District rival and No. 5 seed Amherst County (15-6) in the tournament’s opening round.

  • Soccer: Light named Blue Ridge Player of the Year

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    Five Staunton River Lady Golden Eagles found themselves on the first-team All-District list for the Blue Ridge District. At the top of that list was Abby Light who was named 2018 Blue Ridge District Player of the Year.

  • Blue Ridge Baseball Honors

    Blue Ridge District Baseball Honors
    (All Staunton River)

    First Team:

    Nick Funk-Catcher

    Second Team:

    Brock Porter-Outfielder, Pitcher

    Matt Marrs-Second Baseman

    Eddie Blake-Third Baseman, Utility

    Turner Crouch-Outfielder

    Logan Ball-Designated Hitter

  • Baseball: Timely offense lifts Cavaliers over Minutemen

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    Jefferson Forest struggled all evening to get runners on base against Liberty in the opening round of the Seminole District Tournamet. The Cavaliers totaled one hit through the first six innings yet still found themselves in a scoreless game with a chance to win in the bottom of the seventh.

  • Soccer: Toney’s hat trick leads Jefferson Forest

    It took less than 90 second for the Jefferson Forest Cavaliers to take the lead over Amherst County in the opening round of the Seminole District Boys Soccer Tournament. The Cavaliers defeated Amherst 5-2 to advance to the tournament semi-finals.

  • Lady Cavaliers continue domination

    The Jefferson Forest girl’s soccer team has dominated this season in every facet possible. Finishing a perfect 16-0-0 and allowing just two goals all season the Cavaliers entered the Seminole District Tournament as the top seed and will enter the 4D Regional Tournament as the top seed as well.

    Heritage got the honors of being the Lady Cavaliers first victim in the Seminole District Tournament and Jefferson Forest wasted no time in scoring. The Lady Cavaliers scored four goals in the first 10 minutes of play.

  • Softball: Lemley leads Jefferson Forest

    Throughout the regular season Emma Lemley (107) and Meghan O’Neil (95) combined for 212 strikeouts. In the opening round of the Seminole District Tournament against Liberty Christian Lemley added 16 more strikeouts to her totals.

    Lemley pitched a complete seven innings and allowed just one hit while striking out 16 Lady Bulldogs to lead Jefferson Forest to a 8-0 victory in the tournament’s opening round.

  • Soccer: A pair of hat tricks lifts Liberty

    Two is better than one. For the Lady Minutemen Delaney Snead and Maria Young proved that philosophy true by each recording a hat trick in Liberty’s 7-2 victory over Amherst County in the opening round of the Seminole District Tournament.

    Snead had run absolutely wild on the Lady Lancers’ defense. Liberty scored 4-0 victories in each of the regular season meetings between the two teams. In those two games Snead scored five goals.