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 at the same time in the Boo Williams Sportsplex in Hampton.
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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 12 shots for the crown.
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.
All VHSL first-round football playoff games involving Timesland schools will be played Friday night with most of the kickoffs at 7 p.m.
Grayson County is in.
Here are the VHSL region volleyball pairings.
Below are the updated pairings for the opening round of the VHSL football playoffs as they relate to Timesland schools.
Just finished writing up William Byrd's 14-7 victory over Lord Botetourt.
The VHSL sent out a corrected Rating Scale points list Wednesday, slightly altering the landscape in Group 2A West.
Here are the updated VHSL playoff points with breakdowns on a few teams.
North Cross earned the No. 3 seeding in the VIS Division III football playoffs, and the Raiders will play a semifinal at noon Saturday at Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro.
North Cross announced that its schedule regular-season finale for football -- and Senior Day game against Norfolk Christian -- has been canceled due to the Norfolk Christian players refusing to board the bus for Roanoke.
Here are the updated Timesland football statistics, including place-kicking:
Two more weeks of football in the the VHSL and some interesting scenarios have cropped up following the results from Week 9.
Here are the updated Timesland football stats heading into Friday's games.
Here are the official VHSL Rating Scale points that determine football playoff qualification and seedings, through games of Saturday, Oct. 29:
Galax senior Steven Peoples broke the VHSL's single-game rushing record Saturday with 503 yards and six touchdowns on 22 carries in a 54-7 victory over Graham at Mitchell Stadium in Bluefield, W.Va.
Here are the official VHSL Rating Scale points to determine qualification and seeding for the football playoffs.
Hidden Valley finished third in the 3A state golf tournament and Jefferson Forest tied for second in the 4A class in today's final round at Heritage Oaks Golf Course in Harrisonburg.
William Fleming's football team played Northside last Friday and the Colonels really didn't have a prayer.
Troy Franklin Murphy Jr., of Fries, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2015, at Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home, Galax, Va., 276-236-2442.
Virginia Plunkett Sink, 96, of Roanoke, Va., died Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Funeral services will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by Lotz Funeral Home, Roanoke Chapel, 540-982-1001.
Edna Thomas, 95, of Roanoke, Va., died on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at Emeritus at Ridgewood Gardens in Salem, Va., where she had resided since 2009.
Marion Flugrath, 88, of Christiansburg, passed away Monday, February 23, 2015. Visitation will be 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015, at Horne Funeral Home & Crematory, Christiansburg, Va., 540-382-2612.