The post-season accolades are rolling in for the 2021 VHSL Class 2 State Champion Appomattox Raiders softball team. Starting shortstop and leadoff hitter Kelsey Hackett was recently named as a member of the Extra Inning Softball First Team High School All-American-Infielders.
The Appomattox County Board of Supervisors recognized the Lady Raiders of the Appomattox County High School Varsity Softball team in the board’s regularly scheduled July meeting on Monday. The players and coaches attended the meeting.
Team Crossover Track Club from Appomattox County competed in the 34th Running of The Cannonball Cooper Championships in Richmond.
Twenty-six student-athletes from Appomattox County High School, including 21 football players, attended a recent Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) Camp at Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg.
Former Appomattox County High School golf champion and all-state performer Jillian Drinkard fell just four strokes off the mark in a qualifying event for the 2021 U.S. Women's Amateur tournament.
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Courtney Layne pitched her fourth perfect game of the season, and Macee Hargis drove in Kelsey Hackett with a triple to right field in the bottom of the sixth inning to break a scoreless tie and catapult the Appomattox Raiders softball team to the 2021 VHSL Class 2 Softball State Championshi…
The Appomattox Raiders softball team earned a chance to claim Appomattox County High School's first softball state championship trophy since 1987 with a 2-0 win over Lebanon this evening in the VHSL Class 2 State Semifinal game played in front of a capacity crowd at Appomattox County High School.
On Wednesday, June 23, at 5:30 p.m., the Appomattox Raiders softball team will host Lebanon in the VHSL Class 2 State Semifinal at Appomattox County High School.
Tez Booker of the Appomattox Raiders outdoor track and field team is the 2021 VHSL Class 2 State Champion in the boys long jump with a distance of 21 feet, 2.25 inches. Booker's closest competitor was Ronaldinio Stickley of King William at 20 feet, 9.75 inches.
On a sweltering, hot afternoon with temperatures in the mid-90s, the hometown Appomattox Raiders were made to sweat a little by a determined visiting Glenvar Highlanders team, but overcame the challenge with a 3-1 win to claim the Region 2C Championship.
MaxPreps, a website that provides national coverage of high school sports, honored Appomattox Raiders softball pitcher Courtney Layne as Player of the Week for the week ending June 11.
Appomattox County High School will be represented by three of its athletic teams Saturday in the VHSL Region 2C Championships after tonight's quarterfinal games were completed. Trips to the VHSL Class 2 State Championship playoffs are at stake Saturday.
Tuesday was quite a night in the world of Appomattox County High School athletics. All four teams participating in the quarterfinal round of the 2021 VHSL Region 2C tournament were victorious. Three games were played at home and one on the road. All three Raider home teams held their opponen…
The Appomattox Raiders baseball team will advance to Tuesday's quarterfinal round of the VHSL Region 2C tournament after defeating the Alleghany Mountaineers 10-7 tonight.
Beginning today, Appomattox County High School will be hosting a variety of VHSL Region 2C tournament events in which the Raiders will be the host team.
The Region 2C Championships held today at Appomattox finished just in time to escape the impending rain storm, but the Raiders softball game againt Gretna wasn't as fortunate.
Tonight at Appomattox County High School, the Nelson County Governors defeated the Appomattox Raiders 2-1 in a double overtime boys soccer game that was to likely determine the 2021 winner of the Dogwood District.
Following a 15-minute lightning delay, Thursday’s track and field meet at Appomattox County High School was called off partway through the event because of impending rainstorms in the forecast.
Kristin Williams, a senior striker on the Appomattox Raiders girls soccer team, set a school record Wednesday night as the Raiders routed Altavista 13-0 in a road game.
Today's softball game at Appomattox County High School between the host Raiders and visiting Gretna Hawks has been canceled due to sloppy field conditions resulting from this afternoon's rainstorm.
The 2021 version of the Appomattox Raiders varsity girls soccer team is a blend of newcomers and veterans that have had to "grow as they go" due to having lost an entire season of game experience in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Several of those veterans were part-time players during th…
On Saturday, May 22, the Crossover track and field club team from Appomattox competed in the Middle School Invitational at Heritage in Lynchburg.
Appomattox Raiders boys soccer head coach Evans Thomas had high hopes for the 2021 squad before the season began, and so far he hasn’t been disappointed as the Raiders currently hold a 5-1 record. The team's latest win was a 5-0 defeat of Galileo Magnet last Friday.
On the heels of their 2020/21 VHSL Class 2 Football State Championship, three members of the Appomattox County High School varsity football program earned top honors on the Virginia High School Coaches Association All-Region 2C Team.
Appomattox Raiders softball pitcher Courtney Layne tossed the second perfect game of her varsity career as the Raiders shutout William Campbell today 10-0 at Appomattox County High School.
Appomattox County High School hosted the 2021 Appomattox District track and field meet Thursday evening. The Raider girls finished in a first-place tie with Dan River, each team with 74 total points. The Raider boys finished second with 52.5 total points, just behind winner Dan River with 57…
The 2021 regular season for the Appomattox Raiders tennis team has come and gone in a flash as they played nine matches in just over three weeks, finishing the season with an undefeated 9-0 record in Dogwood District play.
At halftime of the VHSL Class 2 State Football Championship, the Appomattox Raiders hold a slim 21-16 lead over Stuarts Draft.
The Appomattox Raiders football team has earned another trip to the VHSL Class 2 State Championship game as they defeated the Union Bears 51-20 on the road this afternoon in the semifinal round.
Fueled by four touchdowns from sophomore running back Jonathan Pennix, the Appomattox Raiders defeated the Glenvar Highlanders tonight 48-21 to captured the VHSL Region 2C Football Championship and advance to the state playoffs.
Tonight was the last high school volleyball game for four Appomattox Raider seniors as the team was defeated by the Floyd County Buffaloes in the quarterfinal round of the VHSL Region 2C Tournament.
Thanks to a 41-12 victory Friday night over Radford at Bragg Stadium, the Appomattox Raiders football team will be hosting the VHSL Region 2C Final next week.
Due to lightning in the area, kickoff time for tonight's Appomattox Raiders home regional semifinal playoff game against Radford has been delayed until 8 p.m.
Appomattox County High School Athletic Director Chris Dodge released the following information regarding the Appomattox Raiders football team and the VHSL Class 2 Region playoffs:
The Appomattox Raiders varsity football game Friday night at Nelson County has been canceled, according to an email from Appomattox County High School Athletic Director Chris Dodge.
Appomattox County High School Athletic Director Chris Dodge announced that the final two regular season road games for the undefeated (9-0) Raiders volleyball team are canceled.
Tonight at Appomattox County High School, the hometown Raiders remained undefeated in the 2020-21 season by shutting out visiting William Campbell 53-0 on Raider Senior Night.
Appomattox is known for its historic battles. Keeping with that tradition, the Appomattox Raiders varsity volleyball team engaged in a spirited battle with the Nelson County Governors on Tuesday night, rallying from behind to win the final two sets and remain unbeaten in the 2020-21 season at 7-0.
The Appomattox Raiders varsity football team went into the 80s tonight - not the 80s of hair metal bands and leg warmers - but the 80s as in points scored. The Raiders dominated the visiting Nelson County Governors 83-6 to stay unbeaten at 3-0 on the season.
The Appomattox Raiders varsity volleyball team is off to a good start to the 2020-21 season, having won their first two games on their schedule in convincing fashion.
After a dominating performance March 1 against Nelson County, William Campbell (1-1) could not find the end zone Friday night against Appomattox (2-0) in Friday night's varsity football contest. For the second straight week, Appomattox scored over 40 points. Tre Lawing started the game under…
The Appomattox Raiders varsity indoor track and field team earned nine medals at Wednesday's VHSL 2021 State Indoor Class 1/2 Track Championships held at Liberty University.
After 20 events and thousands of points scored, Liberty and FGCU finished as co-champions at the 2021 CCSA Women’s Swimming & Diving Championship, which wrapped up last Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at Liberty Natatorium.
The Appomattox Raiders varsity football team returned to the gridiron Thursday night and dominated the Altavista Colonels in its season opener 42-6 without coach Doug Smith at the helm due to his battle with cancer.
The calendar says February, but high school football kicks off this week in Virginia. Other fall sports — cross country, volleyball, golf and competition cheerleading — are scheduled to get underway the week of March 1.
Due to impending weather forecasts for areas throughout the Commonwealth, the VHSL Class 2 swimming events, originally scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 11, at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center were postponed.