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Big basketball wins at home, on the road

Floyd County’s Buffaloes and Lady Buffs delivered a double knockout blow against the Giles Spartans Wednesday night with the boys beating the Spartans 78-63 before a home crowd while the ladies bested the Giles team 81-47 in Pearisburg. At the FCHS gym, the boys broke a tie early in the game and recovered more than

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High school sports return after the storm

Students of Floyd County Schools remain home from classes Wednesday as hazardous conditions remain on a number of back and side roads but sports return in the evening while rain and warmer temperatures should ease most of the problems and give the area to a glimpse of normality by Thursday. Boys basketball games against Giles,

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Lady Buffaloes stampede Auburn

Floyd County High School’s Lady Buffaloes took no mercy on Auburn Wednesday night in a home massacre of 75-19 by the varsity and a 63-5 mauling by the JV. Abi Belshan led varsity Lady Buff scoring with 18, followed by Cassidy Pratt with 16, Mallory Cox at 15 with Michaela Thompson and Elizabeth Quesenberry at

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Lady Buffs action: One win, one loss

The tough unbeaten Martinsville Bulldogs stayed unbeaten Thursday night as they downed the Floyd County Lady Buffaloes 59-47. Abby Belshan led FCHS scoring with 17 points and Michaela Thompson notched 13 in a hard-fought match. The JV Lady Buffs, however, had little trouble stomping the the visiting Martinsville team. The Buffs held the Bulldogs to

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JV Lady Buffs beat Carroll County

For the second straight night, the junior varsity basketball teams won overwhelming victories in front of home court fans at Floyd County High School. The JV Lady Buffaloes took the lead over Carroll County’s Cavaliers Tuesday and never looked back.  It seemed close at time in the first half but the girls took control in

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Lady Buffs double down on Magna Vista

Floyd County High School’s varsity basketball Lady Buffs fought a determined Magna Vista squad at home Friday night before icing the game when Abi Belshan stole the ball from the Warriors with 16 seconds to go and drove the court before a clinching score to give Floyd a 50-45 win. A big night for Belshan

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Good crowd, long night, tough loss

Carroll County’s Cavaliers put Floyd County’s Buffaloes down 42-33 Tuesday night at the FCHS gym. The game, interrupted by attempts to fix a slick spot on the basketball court, closed out the first half close with the Cavs leading 17-33 but Carroll County outscored Floyd 14-5  in the third quarter and 11-5 in the final

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Lady Buffs in action

Varsity and JV Buffalo basketball action at Floyd County High School Tuesday night as the ladies faced Lord Botetourt’s Cavaliers in benefit action. The JV Lady Buffs took control of the game early and controlled the action throughout to take the game.   The varsity swapped the lead back with LB but led at the half.

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Two Buffaloes help all-star match

Yep, there is still basketball on area courts, or at least a final game this Spring of regional all stars for the inaugural Western Virginia Basketball Officials Association event held at Patrick Henry High School in Roanoke. Two of Floyd County’s top players — seniors Michael Osborne and Evan Davis —  put their skills at

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