| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:16 AM
Kylie Shober is the daughter of Barry and Angie Klink and Brad Shober. As a senior at Shanksville-Stonycreek School District, Shober is an active member of the student body. She has been a member of the National Honor Society for two years and currently...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 11:25 PM
The Northern State cross country/track and field program, in conjunction with the NSU Phit Club, will be hosting the annual Steps for Shep 5K Road Race/1 mile walk on Saturday as part of the annual Gypsy Days festivities.
Registration begins at 7 p.m....
| Oct 5, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Evan Moog is often asked if he prefers offense or defense. Christopher Newport's running back-turned-linebacker can speak at length about the merits and qualities of both, but his short answer goes something like this:
Whatever helps the team; whatever...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 7:13 PM
It was a packed house tonight at Northside High School in Roanoke.
The "Fields of Faith" event put on by the Fellowship of Christian Athletes drew student athletes from all over the Roanoke Valley. The event was supposed to be on the football field but...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 11:36 AM
Vaughn Siska of Windber knew what he wanted for his 17th birthday: a biblical tattoo.
"I've been thinking of it since I was 14. It's something that an FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) coach taught me at camp," Vaughn said. "I'm big into poetry...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:07 PM
Football still makes Phil Petry feel a twinge.
These days, though, it is for much different reasons.
In the old days back in 1962, Petry was the prize quarterback who led South Hagerstown to its last undefeated season before heading off to play and...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 9:13 PM
Phil Petry hears voices from the past.
There is nothing Halloweenish about it. It’s just all his friends talking about his high school days with reverence.
And it’s not just his friends. It’s their friends … and...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 7:13 PM
Alexandra McCartney knows that there's more to sports than the scoreboard.
The 18-year-old senior at North Star School District serves as a team captain for the varsity soccer squad this season. As playoffs approach next week, she said she's enjoyed...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 7:25 PM
Junior attackman Jay Drapeau of Westford (Mass.) Academy has orally committed to Loyola. Over two seasons, Drapeau has posted 197 points with 145 goals and 52 assists, including 95 goals and 27 assists as a sophomore.
He earned multiple first-team all-...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 1:12 PM
The two small schools often play in relative anonymity before sparse crowds on Saturday afternoons in the fall.
That will change Saturday night, when they compete in the inaugural FCA Bowl under the lights and on the artificial surface at Trojan...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 11:59 AM
The faculty at North Star High School has chosen the following pupils as "Student of the Month" for October. They are: Isaiah Thompson and Gina Hanik, grade 12; Devin Miller and Cassy West, grade 11; Paul Tretter and Katie Manges, grade 10; and Riley...