High School

  • Lady Cavaliers run away from Lady Minutemen

    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 first week

    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.

  • High School Scoreboard: March 14-19

    Wednesday March 14


    Boys: Jefferson Forest 9, Staunton River 0


    Staunton River 16, Heritage 9
    Collin Bates 3 RBI
    Porter 3 RBI

    Thursday March 15


    Boys: Jefferson Forest 8, LCA 1

    Girls: LCA 5, Jefferson Forest 4


    Girls: Staunton River 2, Liberty 1

  • High School Schedule: March 21-27

    Jefferson Forest Cavaliers

    Wednesday March 21

    Girls Tennis vs. E.C. Glass
    4:30 p.m.

    Boys Tennis @ E.C. Glass
    4:30 p.m.

    Thursday March 22

    Softball @ Cave Spring
    5 p.m.

    Girls Soccer @ LCA
    7 p.m.

    Friday March 23

    Boys Tennis vs. Brookville
    4:30 p.m.

    Girls Tennis @ Brookville
    4:30 p.m.

  • Sports Day-ly: Historically, average at best

    Be honest, how many people had ever heard of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County aka UMBC? It is safe to say that a majority of the nation had no idea who the Chesapeake Bay Retrievers were or where they came from.

  • 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 Nationals

    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.

  • Special teams do special things

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    To start the season the main goal for the Smith Mountain Lake Christian Academy (SMLCA) Ospreys was simple–win the VACA State Championship. Achieving that goal would be easier said than done for the Ospreys.

    The basketball season officially starts in November but the Ospreys began this year’s journey much earlier. The team started to get familiar with one another in June.

  • Judges close case on Cavaliers' season

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    The last time the Jefferson Forest Cavaliers made it to the VHSL state tournament every player on this year’s team was still in diapers and head coach Cameron Shepherd was getting set to enter high school as a freshman. It has been 16 years since the Cavaliers battled Martinsville in the 2002 AA state quarterfinal.

    “It really puts it into persecutive on just how long it’s been,” Shepherd said.

  • Eight Cavaliers notch All-State honors

    4A All-State Honors

    • Sutton Schonfelder: 200 Medley Relay

    • Matthew Davidson: 200 Medley Relay, 400 Freestyle Relay, 100 Freestyle, 100 Backstroke

    • Brian Grimmett: 200 Medley Relay, 400 Freestyle Relay

    • Austin Orange: 200 Medley Relay

    • Connor Sauls: 200 Medley Relay, 400 Freestyle Relay

    • Brendan Murray: 400 Freestyle Relay

    • Tara Enneking: 50 Freestyle

    • Lexi Plogger: 100 Breaststroke