Jamar Lovelace was named the new head football coach for William Fleming, a couple of weeks ago. Our very own Jermaine Ferrell sat down with Lovelace, and talked about his goals and aspirations for the 2018 season.
Hidden Valley stud quarterback Jonah Fitzgerald has decided to play football at the collegiate level. On Monay, Fitzgerald committed to Old Dominion University on a player-walk-on offer from the Monarchs.
Lord Botetourt senior Noah Overstreet announced Sunday on twitter that he will be playing his next fours of football at the United States Naval Academy. Overstreet was named the 3A defensive player of the year in football this season. Congratulations to Noah!
"IT'S TIME"...THAT'S HOW SIMPLE STAUNTON RIVER COACH CHUCK POSTON PUT IT DURING A PHONE CONVERSATION, WHEN DESCRIBING HIS REASONING FOR THE DECISION HE MADE THIS MORNING. THAT DECISION, TO HANG IT UP AND RETIRE AS THE GOLDEN EAGLES HEAD FOOTBALL COACH AFTER 16 YEARS AT THE SCHOOL.
Blacksburg running back Cole Beck signed to go to Virginia Tech. Beck produced 4,723 rushing yards, 6,027 total yards and 81 touchdowns during his career at Blacksburg High School. As a senior, Beck rushed for more than 1,900 yards and 32 touchdowns. He helped lead the Bruins to the 2016 Class 3A football state championship. Beck was a three-time state track champion and New Balance Outdoor All-American.
Appomattox cornerback and wide receiver De'Von Graves signs to play at N.C. State. The three-time first-team all-state selection helped lead his team to three straight state titles. In a 3 year span, he played a role having Appomattox go 44-1. He also plays basketball and baseball for the Raiders and is a captain on both squads. Graves is ranked as the No. 18 athlete nationally. He is N.C. State's first commitment of the 2018 class.
Staunton River running back Grayson Overstreet signed his national letter of intent to play football for the University of Richmond. Overstreet goes down in VHSL history as one of the best players ever. He finishes his career as the all time leading scorer, rusher, and touchdown scorer.