At Cave Spring the young guns of coach Billy Hicks are starting to find their range. A win over Pulaski County has this group to one game under .500 at 5-6. That from a lineup that sports no senior
Cave Spring's youth and inexperience are slowly being overcome by their talent--and time.
William Fleming's high flying Warren Craft is playing his way back into shape--the Colonels star junior is coming off a stress fracture in his left shin. He's been committed to Virginia Tech for about
Our look at some of the key area basketball recruits includes William Fleming star swingman Warren Craft.
Aa premier wrestling tournament sw virginia will hear the first whistle..---tomorrow morning at william byrd high school.. the mats..were going down this afternoon at the home of the terriers..for
The Big Orange Classic hits the mats for the 38th time this weekend.
Cave Spring moved above the .500 mark at 8-7 on the season with a 62-43 non-District win over Northside on Thursday night. Here are some other scores from around the state of Virginia: Associated Press
Billy Hicks and the Cave Spring Knights took down Northside on Thursday night on the hardwoods.
Salem made short work of Christiansburg with a 72-34 victory. Hannah Rich scored 14 points and Hannah Coulling added 13 as the Spartans handled the Blue Demons. Megan Migliarese added 12 points for
The perennial power Salem girls made short work of Christiansburg in a Friday night River Ridge Contest.
Here are the standings after the first two championship rounds of the Big Orange Wrestling Tournament at William BYrd High School: Patrick Henry 69 Hidden Valley 63.5 Cave Spring 63 Christiansburg
Patrick Henry, Cave Spring, Christiansburg and Hidden Valley were all in the mix atop the leaderboard of the Big Orange.
The Cave Spring Knights put five wrestlers in the championship finals and claimed two titles--enough to take home the team honors at the 38th annual Big Orange Classic Wrestling tournament at William
Cave Spring edged area powers Christiansburg and Patrick Henry to win the 38th annual Big Orange High School Wrestling Classic.
The Big Orange Classic wrestling tournament--was another validation for coach Tim Nininger's program at the home of the Knights. Cave Spring must be considered a legit contender for a state team
Cave Spring's next focus--the VHSL State Wrestling meet in February.
The Salem Girls threw up a roadblock in the second quarter and stifled Lord Botetourt--holding them to two points--on the way to a 41-25 win. Hannah Coulling had 13 points to lead the Spartans
River Ridge power Salem defeated Blue Ridge power Lord Botetourt in girls basketball on Monday night.
It's always an interesting dynamic when the two best wrestlers in any weight class--are from the same area. That appears to be the story in Group 3A at 152, where defending state champion Michael
Chase McDaniel of Cave Spring and Michael Bryant of William Byrd will likely be colliding in Salem in a couple weeks--with a state title hanging in the balance.
I don't think the defending state champion Salem Spartan girls are ready to go quietly. Initially believed to be rebuilding, the Spartans turned in a sound defensive effort in a victory at Lord Botetourt
I don't think the defending state champion Salem Spartan girls are ready to go quietly. Initially believed to be rebuilding, the Spartans turned in a sound defensive effort in a victory at Lord Botetourt.
William Fleming opened the season 0-4, but anybody who follows the Colonels knows the odds of losing season under coach Mickey Hardy are slim...and none. Loh and Behold..Fleming has reeled off 11 straight
The Colonels are gathering steam after a bumpy start to the 2013-2014 season.
Salem's record is hovering around .500, but their potential certainly is for bigger things.
The Salem boys basketball team is no stranger to big wins. After all they did walk away last year with the 2013 VHSL Division 4 crown, but it came with a late season push. The Spartans started 10-8
The North Cross Raiders defeated rival Roanoke Catholic for the second time in a month, this time at home by a score of 80-68. The Raiders stand at 13-7, 8-0 in their VIS District after the win.
The Raiders handle the Celtics in a longtime VIS rivalry.
The Radford Bobcats, last year's Division 2 State basketball champions, look like a decent bet to repeat again this year. They return nine players from the squad, but not last year's senior leader
The Radford boys look like a strong contenders for another state title run in 2014.
Hidden Valley takes command of second place in the River Ridge on Tuesday night setting up a big time rematch with Carroll county. The Lady Titans got 18 from Hailey Singleton in a 58-43 win over Salem.
Hidden Valley takes out Salem to grab second place in the District. Now they take aim at Carroll County.
Programs rise and fall based upon what happens on national signing day.all across the country.. At virginia tech..head coach frank beamer--signs one of his largest groups in years.. Of the 28
A slew of local stars sign on to play at the next level during Wednesday's National Signing Day.
The 18-1 Defending Group 2A State Champion Radford Bobcats will get a big time out of District...out of Group test when they battle William Fleming in the annual Roy Stanley Shootout in Salem. Here's
The Bobcats and Colonels will wrap up an action packed day of Boys Basketball in Salem on Saturday.
Christiansburg Head Coach Tim Cromer is an intense high school football coach. Any time you look in on Blue Demon's practice, the chance for clenched teeth is high. His C'Burg team is a perennial power
Football coach Tim Cromer stepped in to take over a 'coach-less' JV girls basketball team, and save their season.
It's not every day a high school player gets to play a game of H-O-R-S-E with a Harlem Globetrotter. It's also not every day that same high school player gets on ESPN's top 10 plays because of a wacky
William Byrd got a special visitor to the high school gym on Monday.
The north Carolina-duke feud is fueled by years of quality squads, and less than ten miles separating the two schools. In Roanoke, two pillars of the Independent school community---North Cross-and Roanoke
It's the Carolina-Duke match up of local Independent school rivalries--North Cross and Roanoke Catholic.
Radford High School's basketball program is one of the most successful in the state of Virginia. Bobcats head coach Rick Cormany has over 500 VHSL wins in his highly touted career and multiple state
Radford High has two special assistant coaches who make the Bobcats basketball season a family affair.
The Floyd County "Tanner Watch" is now officially the "Tanner Celebration". The 6-1 senior guard shattered the VHSL All-Time Scoring record in the Buffs 81-62 win over Giles. Tanner broke the record
Floyd County's Caleb Tanner is now the VHSL All-Time scoring leader.
The matmen are underway in Salem. The action is still there in all it's fury and glory, but it is year one of a new format for the wrestling tournament. Wrestling used to be three state title classifications--Group
The matmen are underway in Salem. The action is still there in all it's fury and glory, but it is year one of a new format for the wrestling tournament.
At the Christiansburg Aquatic Center, Group 2A and 3A state finals were contested Friday night. Glenvar's Ben Kennedy repeats as state champion in the 100 butterfly. We'll have more on Ben who is
The VHSL is busy this weekend with Swimming titles being contested in Christiansburg, as well as State Wrestling in Salem and Conference basketball crowns throughout the area.
Ben Kennedy was a repeat VHSL Group 2A State Champion in the 100m Butterfly and 100m Backstroke this weekend in Christiansburg. But it's not what he's accomplished, but where he's headed that has everybody
The Gator tradition runs deep at the Glenvar household of Mia and Patrick Kennedy.
Four years of hard work has paid off for one Floyd County High School senior. Caleb Tanner has worked hard on the court one point at a time for the buffaloes, breaking the all-time VHSL career scoring
There is more to Floyd County's Caleb Tanner than just being a prolific scorer on the basketball court.
It's easy to get caught up in all the numbers. The team calls it the "fan view." What people on the outside--looking in--to the Christiansburg Wrestling program think about, talk about. It's not
The Blue Demons won another state title, but it is what this wrestling program is built on that makes it special.
It's been a special year at Lord Botetourt--from Coach Jamie Harless's near flawless football season--to the boys basketball team clinching a spot in the state final four..for the first time
The Cavaliers are into the Boys Basketball State Final Four for the first time in school history.
Abby Oliver's basketball life has been more about competition--than business. But now the former Hidden Valley and University of Richmond star is seeing a different side to the sport. As she nears
Radford's women's basketball program is being guided with a distinct "Titan" flair.
CONCORD, N.C. (AP) - Travis Kvapil will compete in Saturday night's race at Charlotte Motor Speedway despite his arrest on misdemeanor assault on a female and false imprisonment. NASCAR said Thursday
Kvapil will race in Saturday night's race in Charlotte.