This one had all the makings of a rivalry game. Fans lined up outside the gate, waiting to get into a packed stadium. Athletes amped up for a …
A roundup of the day's high school events.
One minute is all it took for Blacksburg to break Jefferson Forest’s unscored-upon streak that lasted throughout the 2021 season.
A roundup of the day's high school region tournament events.
Will Thomas retired the final 19 batters he faced, Seth Abe was instrumental in a four-run second inning, and LCA beat Western Albemarle in the Region 3C baseball semifinals.
AMHERST — Hoping to save his most seasoned pitchers for the region championship game, Jefferson Forest coach Ryan Gilleland put the ball into the hands of his closer against Amherst on Tuesday and effectively said: It's up to you, New York.
JF's Emma Lemley threw a perfect game, Rustburg's Eden Bigham fired a no-hitter, and lots more took place across the area in postseason play Monday.
JF travels to meet the Seminole regular-season champs and No. 1 seed in Region 4D, for a 6 p.m. semifinal game.
Evan Mace's two-run double made the difference for the Cavaliers, who play at Amherst in the region semifinals on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
Hannah Pettyjohn began her Wednesday by setting a Jefferson Forest school record in the shot put at the Region 4D Track & Field Championships. Her throw of 39 feet, 7 inches gave her the region title, her third of the two-day event.
Zach Hinton stood in perhaps the loneliest spot on the pitch at Lynchburg City Stadium on Friday evening.
The district title and the top seed for the upcoming Region 4D tournament are on the line Friday at 7 p.m. at City Stadium.