High School

  • Football: Liberty’s comeback falls short

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    Liberty was in desperate need of a big play. Aladdin Elroumy was chased out of the pocket by Heritage defenders. Antonio Dumire locked eyes with his quarterback and sprinted towards the end zone.

    Elroumy put the ball on a rope and connected with Dumire for a 24-yard touchdown to cut Heritage’s lead to 23-20 with 2:08 to play. Liberty was back in the game.

  • Football: Offensive Explosion

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    Offense, offense and more offense was put on display as Jefferson Forest took the field at Williams Stadium with the intent to spoil Liberty Christian’s Homecoming.

    The two teams combined for 117 points as the Cavaliers took down the Bulldogs 77-40 to remain undefeated.

  • High School Schedule: September 26-October 2

    Wednesday September 26


    Jefferson Forest @ Stuarts Draft, Time TBA

    Cross Country

    Jefferson Forest & Liberty
     vs. Amherst County, 5 p.m.
    @ Sweet Briar College

    Thursday September 27


    Staunton River @ William Byrd,
    7 p.m.

    Jefferson Forest @ Liberty, 7 p.m.

    Friday September 28

  • High School Scoreboard: September 18-24

    Tuesday September 18


    Lord Botetourt 3, Staunton River
    (8-25, 8-25, 8-25)
    (SR) Abbie Dillon: 2 kills, 16 assits, 8 digs
    (SR) Audrey Barnes: 2 kills, 3 digs
    (SR) Jaelyn Ferguson: 2 kills, 2 digs

    E.C. Glass 3, Liberty 0
    (26-28, 17-25, 21-25)
    (LHS) Maria Young: 15 kills
    (LHS) Katherine Thompson: 6 kills, 3 blocks
    (LHS) Rieley Taylor: 10 digs
    (LHS) Kendra Ayers: 24 assists

  • Volleyball: Lady Cavs ride five consecutive wins

    After starting 2-3 the Jefferson Forest volleyball team rattled off five consecutive wins, four of which were district wins, to bolster their record to 7-3 before falling to Blacksburg (12-25, 19-25, 20-25) on Monday, September 24.

  • Volleyball: Staunton River helps in search for Cystic Fibrosis cure

    Tuesday, September 18 was more than just a day for volleyball for the Staunton River Golden Eagles. It was a day to come together as a community to raise funds and awareness in the effort to cure cystic fibrosis, a disease that Staunton River’s Lynsey Ball fights on a daily basis.

    The Golden Eagles hosted Blue Ridge District rivals, and the defending 3A state champion, Lord Botetourt Lady Cavaliers.

  • Golf: Liberty claims 8th at Regionals

    Team Score

     8. Liberty            407

    Individual Scores

    (All Liberty)

     Jacob Aultice            87
     Peyton Watts            89

     Cameron Leidich        114

     Thomas Messier        117

  • Golf: Cavaliers win East Sub-Regional Championship

    The 2018 Virginia State High School League Class 4 D East Sub-Regional Championship was held at Ivy Hill Golf Club Thursday September 20th.

    The Championship decided which teams and individuals would advance to the 4D Regional Championship which will be held next week at Winton CC in Amherst.

    The top 2 teams and top 6 individuals not on the top two teams advance to the Regional Championship.

  • Football: Cavaliers outlast Minutemen, remain unbeaten

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    The highly anticipated, Bedford County, showdown between Liberty and Jefferson Forest was very much a tale of two halves.

    “We knew coming into this game [Liberty] was a lot better than they were last year,” Keenan Cupit said. “They got a lot better at the skill positions so we knew we had to come out here and play hard.”

  • Volleyball: Lady Cavs grab two district wins

    The Jefferson Forest Cavaliers volleyball team is riding their first win streak of the season with three consecutive wins dating back to last Monday. The Lady Cavaliers win streak started with a 3-0 win over Staunton River on Monday, September 10.

    Jefferson Forest followed that up with a 3-0 (25-13, 25-13, 25-17) over Amherst County on Tuesday, September 11. On Thursday, September 13 the Lady Cavaliers went to E.C. Glass and took down the Lady Hilltoppers 3-1 (20-25, 25-9, 25-17, 25-20).