Sports: Wednesday, February 26, 2020
26 February 2020 Sports
Area HS Playoff Scores, Ovi Lifts Caps In OT, UVA-Tech Tonight
In VHSL Boys Playoff Basketball:
Millbrook 53 Loudoun Valley 50
Skyline 60 William Monroe 54
Central 63 James Monroe 35
Buckingham 61 Strasburg 36
Staunton 96 Page 86
East Rockingham 77 Clarke 55
In girl’s playoff action:
Brentsville 57 Warren County 36
Millbrook 64 Tuscarora 60
William Monroe 55 Central 32
Strasburg 47 Stonewall 40
Loudoun Valley 75 James Wood 40
On the Shenandoah University sports docket:
Women’s lacrosse plays at McDaniel tonight at 7
The Washington Capitals squandered a 3-0 lead, but managed to beat Winnipeg last night 4-3. The Caps needed Alex Ovechkin’s deciding goal in the shootout period of overtime to secure the win and stay atop the NHL’s Metro Division. The Capitals play the Jets again, this time on the road, tomorrow at 7:45 on CBS Sports Radio 1450.
In Spring Training baseball, the Nationals outscored the Cardinals yesterday 9-6. The Nats play the New York Yankees this afternoon at 1:05.
And, in college hoop, Virginia invades Cassell Coliseum tonight as they take on rival Virginia Tech. The Cavaliers have righted their ship at 19-7, while the Hokies have slipped to 15-12, and just 6-10 in the ACC. Tip off is at 7.