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Rebels and Cougars battle it out in scrimmage match

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION -- South Hagerstown took little time in establishing its dominance over Jefferson -- scoring on the fourth play from scrimmage -- in Friday's 47-13 win in Shenadoah Junction.The once-beaten Rebels improved their record to 6-1 and the Cougars were left with a 1-6 to take to ...

Shepherd vs. West Chester: Exactly what the Rams sought in the PSAC

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Unbeaten. Nationally ranked. A steel-girded tradition of winning and ending seasons in the national playoffs. That's West Chester.A recent skein of three straight unbeaten regular seasons. Winning its way into the national championship game. Large crowds jamming Ram Stadium. ...

Final drive gives Shepherd win over Shippensburg

SHIPPENSBURG, Md. -- Shepherd had no timeouts to use. It was 80 yards to the Shippensburg end zone. And the offensive-minded Red Raiders held a four-point lead with just over three minutes to play.With all those factors stacked against them, the Rams literally passed their way down field and ...

First college football game is an exciting afternoon

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- College football has its own images and expectations. Adults see the games as entertainment, a chance to show an interest in the local college and as common ground to see old friends and share stories of times gone by. Students attend because they can be outside, can support ...

Shepherd aims ground attack at vulnerable Lock Haven

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - Homestanding Lock Haven University had been shredded for 77 points by Indiana, 63 by East Stroudsburg and 48 by Clarion. Shepherd was aware of the Bald Eagles' defensive woes, and so the Rams kept mostly to the ground in their 62-28 win on Oct. 3 in western Pennsylvania.A ...

Hayes ‘hazes’ Jefferson with his four touchdowns

STERLING, Va. -- Trey Hayes led a spirited comeback by Dominion (Virginia) with his four rushing touchdowns that finally were enough to submerge the Cougars, 27-20, after Jefferson once held a two-touchdown lead.Dominion, which had won its first game of the season just the week before, was held ...

Jefferson beats Heritage for first football win

LEESBURG, Va. -- After scoring only 16 total points in its previous three games -- all losses -- Jefferson defeated Heritage (Virginia) 26-14 last Friday in Leesburg.The Cougars were winning for the first time in the 2019 campaign after falling to Millbrook (Va.), Sherando (Va.), Musselman and ...

Tarnished by penalties, turnovers, Shepherd falls to Kutztown

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- Maybe it was appropriate. Maybe it was bound to happen.It was the last of 16 penalties for 124 yards assessed Shepherd that finally drowned the Rams. A pass interference call in their end zone staggered the oft-flagged Rams and gave Kutztown a first down at the two. Golden Bear ...

Cougars lose, 3-1, to Patriots

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION -- Jefferson's Charlie Lynch passes the ball in a cross county soccer match against Washington at Jefferson High School last Thursday. Second, Lloyd Tracey lines up a shot in Jefferson's loss to Washington at Jefferson High School last Thursday. Third, Shepherdstown's Chase ...

Breakfast, parade, golf and then football, spice Shepherd homecoming

SHEPHERDSTOWN -- It's three days of homecoming activities at Shepherd University this weekend.Golf at Cress Creek. Founder's Day Celebration. The Alumni Breakfast on the lawn at McMurran Hall. A homecoming parade coursing down German Street.And then the football game this year against Kutztown, ...