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Lions football to face similar foes in 2014

Posted on July 24, 2014 at 9:00 am

Last year, Louisa’s football season was filled with penalties, turnovers and losses. This year, there’s no question that the team’s mind is on redemption. And after the Virginia High School League released the 2014 schedule last week, the Lions found out the teams they’ll have to go through to get it. They probably recognize the road. This year, the Lions will play the exact same 10 teams they faced during

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  • Back in business at The Jungle

    Posted on July 14, 2014 at 9:00 am

    Louisa head coach Mark Fischer barked out commands during the team’s conditioning drills this past week.

    His commands clearly cut through the morning air on Tuesday during a simple conditioning drill. Through certain stretches, the coach would hunch over, focus his gaze on selected youngsters, and monitor the most intricate of details. In a pre-practice huddle, it was made clear that progression would be praised, excuses would be ignored. It was, quite simply, classic Mark Fischer. It may have been a vintage scene, but it offered

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  • Louisa Little League sends five teams to states

    Posted on July 11, 2014 at 9:00 am

    The end of the line arrived for most little league programs across the state this past weekend, but for most of the teams in Louisa Little League, the fun has just begun. Five teams – four baseball and one softball – are headed to their respective state championships in the upcoming week after giving dominating performances in last week’s District 14 playoffs. “It’s always good when you can send just

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