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Wild Bills Weekly Sports Roundup!

Wild Bills Weekly Sports Roundup!

This Friday night we enter week-four of  the high school football season and the stars have lined up in a most unusual fashion. We have four undefeated teams remaining in the ‘ Big-11 ‘ and they’re all from the same district. The realigned Blue Ridge District has Northside, William Byrd, Lord Botetourt all at 3-0, […]

Wild Bill Turner’s Sports Roundup

Wild Bill Turner’s Sports Roundup

It’s hard to believe we’re only two months away from the opening night of high school football. Teams open Friday night lights August 30th, where fans can be expected to be clad in tank tops and shorts. By the end of the season Daylight Saving Time will be gone and the fashion statements will be more […]

Titan Boys Tennis Stays Perfect with 8-1 Win Over Cave Spring

Titan Boys Tennis Stays Perfect with 8-1 Win Over Cave Spring

The Hidden Valley boys tennis team pushed its unblemished season record to 12-0 Tuesday afternoon, as the Titans defeated Cave Spring 8-1 on rivalry day played out on the Cave Spring courts. In the number-one featured singles match, Hidden Valley’s Tim Roehr outlasted his Cave Spring counterpart, Eric Culbertson, 6-1; 6-1. by Bill Turner

Hidden Valley Tops Blue Demons 62-61 with Second Half Comeback

Hidden Valley Tops Blue Demons 62-61 with Second Half Comeback

Hidden Valley spotted Christiansburg a 21-9 lead after the first quarter, then methodically fought back for the 62-61 River Ridge boys basketball win Thursday night at the Titan gym. The Titans still trailed by 12 at the halftime break and five after three quarters before outscoring the Blue Demons 18-12 in the final frame. Both […]

Franklin County wins Big Orange Classic Wrestling; Area Teams Finish Strong

Franklin County wins Big Orange Classic Wrestling; Area Teams Finish Strong

Franklin County overcame a shortened roster and the Eagles captured first place in the Big Orange Wrestling Classic held at William Byrd High School. Among other area teams, Patrick Henry placed fourth while Lord Botetourt, William Byrd and Cave Spring finished 6th through 8th, respectfully. Northside placed 14th, Hidden Valley 15th, Salem 16th, Roanoke Catholic […]

Lady Titans Top Lady Knights 53-36 in River Ridge

Lady Titans Top Lady Knights 53-36 in River Ridge

Hidden Valley jumped out to a 31-15 halftime lead and the Lady Titans never looked back as Hidden Valley defeated Cave Spring 53-36 in the opening game of the girls/boys doubleheader Friday night at the Knights gym. Cave Spring was plagued by turnovers throughout the contest and any hope of a second half comeback was […]

Late Rally By Radford Seals 54-52 Win Over Cave Spring

Late Rally By Radford Seals 54-52 Win Over Cave Spring

Cave Spring looked to be on cruise control last Friday night at the Knights gym, then things got a little pressing. The Knights scored the game’s first eleven points, led by ten at halftime and 40-31 after three quarters. Radford went to a full-court press to open the fourth, and Cave Spring couldn’t respond as the […]

Titans outlast Knights in 5-game battle of volleyball unbeatens

Titans outlast Knights in 5-game battle of volleyball unbeatens

Hidden Valley held on for dear life in game four to force a 15-point tiebreaker, then banked the final four points of game 5, as the Titans edged Cave Spring 3-2 Tuesday night at the Hidden Valley gym. Both River Ridge teams had entered the contest undefeated in regular season best 3-of-5 game matches. Cave […]

Nunnenkamp, Proffitt capture Hall of Fame Senior Titles

Nunnenkamp, Proffitt capture Hall of Fame Senior Titles

     Blue Hills golfer Bill Nunnenkamp broke away from a first-round tie with Ashley Plantation’s David Vest and Blacksburg’s Roger Young to win the Roanoke Valley Golf Hall of Fame Senior Men’s Championship Tuesday afternoon at Hanging Rock. Nunnenkamp posted a two-round total of 140 to win the senior division. In the 65-and-over Super Senior […]

RVAA City-County Swim Meet

By Bill Turner      Stonegate Swim Club made it two-in-a-row Saturday afternoon, winning the annual RVAA City-County by outscoring second-place Hunting Hills 20,802 to 15,097.      Stonegate sent over 200 swimmers into the Salem YMCA pool over the weekend to secure the win. Stonegate also captured the adjusted season championship that factors in the six […]



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