Tim Jennings will have no trouble teaching the 2019 James River High School football team about perseverance.
PEARISBURG — Brooke Hill scored 19 points as Giles opened up a one-point game after three quarters with a big offensive burst to earn a 65-53 win over Fort Chiswell in the first round of the Region 2C girls basketball tournament on Monday.
Jake Phillips was a spectator when Robert E. Lee High lost to Appomattox County in the 2017 VHSL Class 2 football championship game at Salem Stadium.
LEXINGTON — Hidden Valley didn’t need any dramatic comeback this year to make a return visit to the Class 3 volleyball semifinals.
GRETNA — Fourth-seeded Gretna scored on its first offensive play of the game and went on to beat James River 35-2 in a Region 2C quarterfinal football game on Thursday.
BUCHANAN — After watching Carroll County whittle away a 21-point deficit to seven Thursday, James River football coach Jake Phillips decided to go back to basics.
BUCHANAN — Coulter Hodges completed 12 of 21 passes for 190 yards, threw two TDs to Daniel Holter, and ran for 49 yards and a score on 14 carries to lead James River to a 28-19 win over Floyd County in a Three Rivers District football game Saturday.
PEARISBURG — A lot of football teams have made the trek to Giles High School and found themselves in a position similar to James River’s as halftime approached Friday night.
DALEVILLE — When the Appomattox County Raiders gathered for a picture on Friday with the Region 2C softball championship trophy, it was far more than just a team picture.
RADFORD — Quinton Morton-Robertson and Kam Edwards combined to score all 30 first-half points on Monday night for Radford, while the Bobcats’ defense shut out James River in the second quarter of the Three River District semifinal.