Today's Sports

  • Basketball: Bollinger travels...

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    Basketball and traveling are two of Jessie Bollinger’s favorite activities. From Monday, June 18-Wednesday, June 27 those two worlds collided.

    Bollinger, a rising senior at Liberty High School, took part in the United World Games Tour in Europe as a member of Team STUDENTathleteWorld U19 team.

  • Smith Mountain Lake Fishing...

    By: Dale Wilson
    SML Guide Service
    PHONE NO:  540-297-5650 / 540-874-4950

     OVERVIEW- The lake has been busy the past several weekends! Largemouth bass fishing has been good at night this past month! Water temperature will be in the upper 80’s. Best times will be early morning, late afternoon and at night. August can be a good month to fish for stripers.

  • Golf: 2018 Heritage Invitational...

    Individual Scores

    3. Jefferson Forest

    1. Garnet Manley III    70

    T2. Noal Lacks    75

    T2. Jonathan Peterson    75

    T4. Robbie Hall Jr.     78

    T4. Caleb DeBass    78

  • High School Schedule: August 8-...

    Wednesday August 8


    Staunton River vs. William Byrd,
    12:30 p.m., @ Blue Hills Golf Club

    Jefferson Forest vs. E.C. Glass, Brookville and LCA,
    12 p.m., @ Ivy Hill Golf Club

    Thursday August 9


    Staunton River vs. Wiliam Byrd, 12:30 p.m., @ Botetourt Golf & Swim Club

    Liberty vs. E.C. Glass and LCA, 2 p.m.,
    @ Colonial Hills

  • Liberty Hall of Fame Golf...

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    The Liberty Minutemen will host the 2018 Hall of Fame Golf Tournament on Saturday, August 25 at the Bedford Country Club.

    Beginning at 8:30 a.m. the tournament will help raise funding that benefits the Liberty High School Athletic Hall of Fame.

  • Three Goode soccer teams finish...

    By: Amy Snead
    Goode Recreation

    Goode U10 and U12 Soccer Teams went undefeated for their second seasons.

    The U10 Strikers and U10 Kickers soccer team coached by Zac Thomas and Hannah Bowyer played eight regular season games throughout Bedford County, ending the season 8-0.  The leading scorer for the Strickers was Mason Davidson with 21 goals.  The leading scorer for the Kickers team during the season was Jordan Carey with 22 goals.

  • Baseball: Sink takes helm of...

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    The message Jeremy Sink put forth when he was announced as the Liberty Minutemen’s new baseball head coach was simple. He wants to do special things, on and off the field.

  • Basketball: Minutemen continue...

    By: Christian Taylor
    Sports Intern

    This week was filled with another Camp of Champs at Liberty High School for both current Minutemen basketball athletes as well as future Minutemen. The father-daughter coaching duo of Randy and Emilee Dunton led the athletes in drills and competitions from Monday July 23-Friday July 27.

  • Football: Liberty hosts Youth...

    Friday, July 27 Liberty hosted a youth football picnic for men, women, boys and girls of all ages. Nearly 200 people attended and enjoyed great food and fellowship with members of the community. Jonge Tate and the Bedrock Church hosted the event and Steve Lloyd and a team of volunteers supplied and cooked the food for all those in attendance.

  • Sports Day-ly: Key West and the...

    By: Denton Day
    Sports Editor

    So right off the bat let’s just address the title of this. I’m sure, “Key West and the cat man” might sound like a weird murder-mystery novel or something of the sort. But I assure you–at least to the best of my knowledge–no one involved in this story has any history of murder.

    There is however, a bit of mystery and confusion.