Who knew that by losing 77-14 to Salem on Sept. 25 that Hidden Valley’s football team actually won?
GROUP 4A WEST
The Southwest Virginia Home School volleyball team captured fourth place in the VACA state tournament. Hannaleah Hoyt earned second-team all-state.
During nearly every summer of my youth, my parents would load us in the family wagon for a two-day trip — pre-Interstate 81 North — to Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Timesland Football Standings through Oct. 8, 2015
Here's the Timesland top 10 following play in Week 6 of the football season:
Timesland statistical leaders following Week 6:
Seven of the nine Timesland football games scheduled for Friday night were postponed by rain.
Make your picks for this week's Varsity Forecasters here:
The VHSL Points Standings for Regions in TimeslandGROUP 6A SOUTH (Conferences 3 & 4) (Top 8 teams qualify)GamesPointsAverageColonial Forge513927.8Manchester410827C.D. Hylton513126.2Tho...
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This week's Varsity Forecasters is now open for you to make your picks.
Week 2 of the 2015 Varsity Forecasters is ready to go and you can make your picks here. A total of 10 pickers got 20 correct games in Week 1.
Franklin County announced on Tuesday that Tom Hering would be the team's new boys basketball coach.
Here's what we know about Thursday's VHSL regional play involving Timesland schools. What is on as scheduled, and what has been postponed or moved:
VHSL GROUP 2A ALL-STATE
Warren Craft of William Fleming is one of eight players named to the first team on the VHSL Gorup 4A boys basketball squad.
Former Hidden Valley football coach J.R. Edwards has been named the new head coach at Franklin County, the school announced on Wednesday afternoon.
The VHSL has again postponed both the Group 3A and 4A state indoor track meets, which were scheduled to begin Thursday at at Liberty University, and the 5A and 6A meets, which were scheduled to run...
Boys top 10 1. William Fleming 16-2 2. Radford 16-1 3. William Byrd 15-3 4. Martinsville 17-4 5. Northside 15-3 6. North Cross 14-2 7. George Wythe 18-2 ...
We're adding up the points and figuring out the matchups for the first round of the VHSL state football playoffs. Here's what we know so far. All of this is unofficial:
TIMESLAND TOP 10
1. Salem (4-0)
DRAPER — Paced by Alex Arnold's 76, George Wythe captured it first Draper Valley Prep Classic golf title Thursday at Draper Valley Golf Club in Draper. The Maroons outdistanced Galax and Giles by 1...
Here is the schedule for the Blue Ridge Conference girls tennis and soccer tournaments, which are scheduled to begin Tuesday, May 6:
Northside High School's boys soccer team is hosting a benefit night for the Wounded Warrior Project on Friday when the Vikings host Staunton River.
Jason White has resigned after nine seasons as the head football coach at Rockbridge County High School.
Choosing the University of Richmond as a place to play college football has worked out for three former Salem High School players.
1. Northside (14-1)
Here is part of the high school football notebook that will run in Thursday's Roanoke Times.
Stop and think about this for a minute.
I once made a string of free throws in a row while waiting to interview Abby Redick over at Hidden Valley a couple of years ago. I won't put in the number because no one believes it anyway.
Two of Saturday's VHSL state semifinal football games involving Timesland teams will begin at 1 p.m. and the other two will begin at 2 p.m.
Seven unbeatens, two Salems, two Heritages, a team looking for its fourth state title in four years...that's part of what is still standing with two more weeks in the VHSL football season.
All five VHSL quarterfinal football games involving Timesland schools will kick off at 7 p.m. Friday.
Here a couple of early thoughts on next week's VHSL football quarterfinals:
Here are just a couple of notes looking toward this weekend's football playoff games involving Timesland teams.
Official kickoff times have been set for the 11 high school football playoff games involving Timesland schools.
Here are next week's VHSL pairings:
VIS DIVISION 3 FOOTBALL FINAL
Here are the final 2013 Timesland regular-season football stats, minus a couple of schools who did not report this week.
Andrew Rowsey is proving he can score at the college level too.
The prospect of inclement weather in Patrick County has forced tonight's Group 3A West volleyball semifinals to be moved to Turner Ashby High School near Harrisonburg.
Carroll County head football coach Tom Hale said Monday he has resigned from his coaching job at the Hillsville school after 15 seasons.
Andrew W. Smith, 83, of Salem, passed away Saturday, November 28, 2015. Arrangements by John M. Oakey & Son, Salem, (540) 389-5441.
Beloved mother, Geneva Dodd Mateer, 80, of Fincastle, passed away Friday, November 27, 2015. She was born November 10, 1935, a daughter of the late Shelor and Rosalia Dodd and was preceded in death by her former husbands, Winfred Ballard, Richard Hipes, and William Mateer.
C. Gertrude Nichols Young, born November 15, 1919, of Callaway, died peacefully and surrounded by all of her children November 28, 2015. Mrs. Young loved the Lord and enjoyed attending church as long as her health permitted. She also enjoyed her gardens, both vegetables and flowers. People would drive for miles just to look at her flowers. She passed her love of flowers on to her children. Mrs. Young loved singing and whistling.
Nancy S. Dye, 84, of Roanoke, passed away Saturday, November 28, 2015. Arrangements by Simpson Funeral Home.