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The Central Virginia Sports Commission (CVSC) has invited representatives from regional colleges, high schools, and community stakeholders along with colleagues, friends and family to honor Dennis Carter’s 37 years of dedication to the community through sports and relationships. The event is…

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It was a busy week for the Gretna boys’ basketball team.  The Hawks played extremely well this week, bringing home two wins.

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Chatham High School’s Lady Cavaliers remain undefeated in the district.  Chatham vanquished three district opponents last week.  Chatham won at Appomattox 39-37.  The Lady Cavaliers trailed by seven points 31-24 at the beginning of the fourth quarter.  The Lady Cavaliers used intensity to ov…

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Dan River’s boys’ basketball team is off to a fast start this season, rolling through its first six games while averaging 67 points per game. The Wildcats improved to 6-0 and 2-0 in the Dogwood District with victories over Chatham, William Campbell, and Tunstall respectively.

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Jonovan Coles scored 20 points as Chatham High School’s junior varsity basketball team defeated Dan River High School last week.

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The Atlanta Braves announced today that Brandon Bennett will take over as the Danville Braves General Manager beginning in January.

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It was nothing but short of dominance. Dan River brought the energy from their Dec. 6 win over GW-Danville into Tunstall’s house last Tuesday night Dec. 10, defeating the Trojans 82-62. Although it may have been one-sided in favor of Dan River, head coach Ken Murphy believes his Wildcat squa…

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The Harry Johnson Holiday Classic, formerly the Holiday Shootout, will return to Danville on Dec. 26-28 at George Washington High School (GW).

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The Westover Christian Academy Lady Bulldogs basketball team earned a victory at home on Friday night December 13, defeating the Crusaders of Temple Christian School of Madison Heights, 37-34. 

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Bridgewater College senior linebacker and former Dan River High School standout Re’Shaun Myers picked up two outstanding postseason awards Sunday as he received the Lanier Award for the first time and the State Linebacker of the Year for a second straight season by the Touchdown Club of Rich…

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Chatham High School’s Lady Cavalier varsity basketball team won both of their games last week.  Chatham beat Bassett 36-4.  The Lady Cavalier defense gave up a field goal in the second quarter, and allowed a couple free throws in the fourth quarter. Quanadra Tunstall had a double, double wit…

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Less than 17 seconds remained on the clock, and Heritage’s Jacobi Lambert made two free throws to put the Pioneers over GW 61-58. As the clock ticked down, the Eagles knew only three points stood between a loss and overtime. Eagles guard Ja’Kobe Dixon stepped up to the challenge as he sank a…

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In front of a crammed to capacity gym in Ringgold Friday night, two of the area’s premier basketball programs – Dan River and defending Class 4 champion GW-Danville – faced off in their only scheduled contest of the season. The Wildcats roared out to big first half lead but had to stop a lat…

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Trey, Terrell, and Tremaine Edmunds are looking forward to a homecoming of sorts during the Pittsburgh Steelers and Buffalo Bills football game Sunday, Dec. 15 in Pittsburgh. 

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Dan River High School alumnae and Bridgewater College senior Re’Shaun Myers recently made history in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference. The 5’11” 237-pound linebacker is the first two-time winner of the Lou Wacker ODAC Defensive Player of the Year honor. 

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Ringgold resident Tyler Simmons had never seen a black bear in person until Tuesday, Dec. 3 when he bagged one during a hunt in Java. 

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On Friday, Nov. 22 Danville Braves General Manager David Cross announced from the home team locker room new logos for the 2020 season. 

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Daelyn Miller and the Gretna Hawks’ football team got revenge for last season’s playoff exit.

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After three quarters that featured lots of drama and changes of momentum, the GW Eagles found themselves trailing the Salem Spartans by only a touchdown.  But the Spartans showed why they are the number-one seed in Region 4D.  They scored three straight touchdowns to close the same, winning …

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The GW Eagles opened the 2019 playoffs last Friday with a sluggish offensive performance.  But it was more than offset by a stellar defense and one big special teams play.  The Eagles went on the road and beat the Halifax County Blue Comets 27-6 to advance to Round Two.

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Virginia International Raceway, one of North America’s most iconic road courses, reveals its lineup for the 2020 season including 10 thrilling spectator events from April through November. 

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Chatham cross-county runner Caleb Wright is the 2A state runner-up. Wright came in second to Austin George III of East Rockingham High School who ran a personal record 16:00.00 in the state championship race. 

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Galileo competed in the VHSL Class 1A State Championships in cross country at Green Hill Park in Salem this past Saturday.  The Lady Falcons used their depth to reach the podium for the first time in school history and claimed the State Runner Up award.

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It’s a dream that only a few seniors get to achieve.  A goal that took practice, dedication, and sacrifice. But mostly, having a love for the game. For Kaylee DeVivi, that dream was achieved and marked a new journey for her. Last Wednesday, DeVivi signed her national letter of intent to play…

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The White-tailed deer is the most sought-after game animal in North America and that fact is known by hunters all across the country. Meanwhile, as deer populations grow to record numbers, a great opportunity exists to feed needy families each year in Virginia through the Hunter’s for the Hu…

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The girls’ cross country team finished eighth out of 14 schools at the Region 2C championship, held Wednesday at Green Hill Park in Salem. Sophomore Emily Saunders (was 25th overall and just three spots away from qualifying for state. Sisters Lauren and Alyssa McFalls were 41st and 42nd resp…

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It was a workmanlike performance last Friday as the GW Eagles took care of business, going on the road and pounding a winless Martinsville team 49-0.

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Chatham High School’s varsity football team lost to Gretna last Friday.  Chatham’s 6-4 record is the 14th winning season in school history, and the first winning season since 2013.  The Cavaliers qualified for the playoffs this year.  This is the fourth time in school history that the Cavali…

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On Monday, Nov. 4, the Galileo Falcons cross country team hosted the VHSL Region 1B Championships at Anglers Park. With nine schools in attendance and some very strong individuals on both the boys and girls side, the Falcons prepared for their biggest test of the season and accomplished a sc…

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Colin Bennett was disappointed in his best catch following a cold and rainy day on Lake Pend Oreille in Sandpoint, Idaho Saturday, Oct. 19.