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No football would be big deal financially for high school sports programs

It has long been understood by many that across the many different levels on which it is played, football is a key moneymaker and carries ... Read more

1 week ago by Titus Mohler.

VHSL votes to play all three sports seasons in early 2021

The Virginia High School League (VHSL) announced Monday, July 27, that its executive committee voted 34-1 to go with Model 3 of the three previously ... Read more

1 week ago by Staff Report.

Area ADs discuss options for high school sports

Public high school athletics directors (AD) in the area confirmed football is not an option this fall, and they favor starting 2020-21 athletic activities with ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Titus Mohler.

VHSL to decide fate of fall sports July 27

Area public high schools will have to wait a little bit longer before learning whether or not there will be a fall sports season and ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

‘A different level of competition’

Aliq Walker had been excited for his 2020 varsity baseball season at Prince Edward County High School. The Eagles were already coming off a heavily ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Staff Report.

Fall sports decisions delayed

High schools in the area are still awaiting word from athletic governing bodies with specifics on what the fall 2020 sports season will look like. ... Read more

1 month ago by Titus Mohler.

Edwards embodies excellence

Everyone familiar with the high school football scene in the area knows the name Walter Edwards and associates him with excellence. He had a similar ... Read more

2 months ago by Titus Mohler.

High school sports practices may begin soon

The Virginia High School League (VHSL) has begun the process of bringing athletics back for the fall sports season after they were shut down along ... Read more

2 months ago by Titus Mohler.

VHSL reinstates out-of-season practice activities

In alignment with Gov. Ralph Northam’s “Virginia’s Return to School Plan” announced on Tuesday, June 9, the VHSL Executive Committee has cleared the way for ... Read more

2 months ago by Staff Report.

A fierce competitor

If the COVID-19 pandemic had never happened and Prince Edward County High School’s varsity baseball team had played a season this spring, senior Wade Jenkins ... Read more

2 months ago by Titus Mohler.

VHSL making plans to reopen fall athletics

The Virginia High School League (VHSL) is developing plans for the reopening of fall athletics and activities. A VHSL press release from Tuesday, May 19, ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

The captain of the Dukes

The COVID-19 pandemic ended the Cumberland County High School varsity baseball team’s 2020 season before it began. Nevertheless, the Dukes had their captain all lined ... Read more

3 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Toney named to All-State Second Team

Buckingham County High School junior forward Gerry “Tae” Toney, pictured here, was named to the 2019-20 Virginia High School League Class 2 All-State Second Team. ... Read more

3 months ago by Staff Report.

VHSL considers playing spring sports through July

While Virginia High School League (VHSL) spring sports and activities were canceled for the 2019-20 school year, there is still hope for spring sports and ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

VHSL spring sports season canceled

All Virginia High School League (VHSL) spring sports and activities are canceled due to Virginia Gov. Ralph S. Northam’s declaration that public schools in the ... Read more

4 months ago by Staff Report.

Dailey, Watkins honored

Prince Edward County High School’s varsity boys basketball team had two representatives on the 2019-20 All-James River District Second Team — seniors Isaih Dailey and ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

COVID-19 alters sports schedules

Athletics at all the levels The Herald covers — college, high school and Dixie Youth — have been affected by the novel coronavirus and the ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

VHSL announces 2-week delay of spring sports

The Virginia High School League (VHSL) will delay the spring sports season for two weeks due to COVID-19 (the coronavirus) concerns, according to a Friday, ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

Finding a rewarding opportunity

Maddie Dayton has found a new sport she really likes and has continued honing her abilities in it even after its 2019-20 season has concluded. ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

The element of surprise

There was a point in the offseason that some people were wondering if there would be a 2020 Fuqua School varsity softball squad. The Lady ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Marion makes all-region first team

Cumberland County High School junior guard Javon Marion elevated his game in the Region 1B Tournament and drew an all-region first team selection. “During the ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Gerry Toney leads Knights’ honorees

The opponents of Buckingham County High School’s varsity boys basketball team knew the name Toney quite well by season’s end. Knights junior forward Gerry “Tae” ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Family: the past meets the present

Senior Night for Fuqua School’s varsity boys and girls basketball teams this year included exhibition games featuring Falcons past and present, and this time it ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Dukes drop 1B semifinal game, 62-52

Cumberland County High School’s No. 3-seeded varsity boys basketball team lost 62-52 to host No. 2 Sussex Central High School Thursday, Feb. 27, in the ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

Capping a solid season

Cumberland County High School’s young varsity girls and boys teams did well capping off their 2019-20 indoor track and field seasons over the weekend at ... Read more

5 months ago by Staff Report.

Lady Eagles win state track championship

James Baker has coached many girls and boys to individual state titles during his 43 years as a track and field coach. But the Prince ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

Lady Dukes fall, 63-22

Cumberland County High School’s No. 3-seeded varsity girls basketball team was victorious at home Monday, Feb. 24, in the Region 1B quarterfinals, but the Lady ... Read more

5 months ago by Titus Mohler.

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