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Cougar baseball falls in first scrimmage action

Cougar baseball falls in first scrimmage action

By Rodney Young SWT Sports Writer Playing on a beautiful Tuesday afternoon at Pulaski County High School, the Cougar baseball team lost to Franklin County 11-3 in its first scrimmage…

Lady Pioneers to play Dragons in state basketball semifinals

Lady Pioneers to play Dragons in state basketball semifinals

By RODNEY YOUNG SWT Sports Writer RICHMOND – The Fort Chiswell Lady Pioneers will take on Appomattox Regional Governors School Thursday in the Group 1A girls state basketball semifinals. The…

Another former Cougar to lead Auburn Eagles

Another former Cougar to lead Auburn Eagles

Story and photos By DAVID GRAVELY SWT Sports Editor Grit, tenacity and perseverance pay off. That has now been proven once again by former Pulaski County Cougar player and assistant…

McAuliffe again vetoes home-schooled students sports bill

McAuliffe again vetoes home-schooled students sports bill

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe has vetoed legislation that seeks to allow home-schooled students to participate in public-school sports. The governor said in his veto message Monday…

Grubb named to Group 4A West All-Region team

Grubb named to Group 4A West All-Region team

By DAVID GRAVELY SWT Sports Editor Pulaski County High School sophomore C.C. Grubb was the only Cougar, the only River Ridge District and one of only four sophomores named to…

Farris steps down as head coach for Lady Cougars

Farris steps down as head coach for Lady Cougars

By DAVID GRAVELY SWT Sports Editor In a surprise announcement Monday Lady Cougar basketball head coach Buddy Farris announced his retirement from coaching. “Two years ago I turned down the…

Four Lady Cougars, three Cougars named All-Conference

Four Lady Cougars, three Cougars named All-Conference

By DAVID GRAVELY SWT Sports Editor The votes are in, and after the math was done several Pulaski County High School basketball players have been selected to the All-Conference 24…

Phillips, Greer lead Lady Cougars past Christiansburg

Phillips, Greer lead Lady Cougars past Christiansburg

By DAVID GRAVELY SWT Sports Editor CHRISTIANSBURG – The Lady Cougar basketball team traveled to Montgomery County Wednesday night for a rematch with the Christiansburg Blue Demons. Despite a solid…

Second half proves costly, as Cougars fall to Christiansburg

Second half proves costly, as Cougars fall to Christiansburg

By RODNEY YOUNG SWT Sports Writer What a difference a half makes. At least Wednesday night it did, as it looked like the Pulaski County High School Cougar basketball team…

Tebow bill, basketball playoffs and ugly fans

Tebow bill, basketball playoffs and ugly fans

Now that the headline has your attention, I’d like to make it clear that by “ugly fans,” I’m not talking about Tim Mannon or Troy Dalton. They are good guys…