Cannons Drop Season Opener in Shortened Game

After an early playoff exit in last season’s Valley Baseball League Northern Divisional series against rival Winchester Royals, the Cannons return with some new faces in the 2018 season hoping to take the season opener against the Front Royal Cardinals. Cannons Owner and Manager Brett Fuller decided to start Mike Batten of Southern Wesleyan University…

MLB Free Agency: 2018 Season

With so much talent remaining in Major League Baseball Free Agency and only just over two weeks from Spring Training games starting, fans are wondering why the big names aren’t being inked. According to MLB Analyst Brian Kenny’s book, “Ahead of the Curve”, he explains a potential reason why the names are still available.  “I…

Thome, Vlad, Chipper & Hoffman: Cooperstown Bound

After weeks of waiting for who would be inducted to the Hall of Fame in 2018, the writers have made their choices!  Congratulations to Jim Thome, Vladimir Guerrero, Chipper Jones, and Trevor Hoffman, on being elected into the Hall of Fame! Jim Thome: Over his powerful twenty-two year career, Thome played for a total of six…

Winchester Wins Game Two Over Purcellville

After a phenomenal come from behind win in Purcellville, the Cannons traveled west to face Winchester on their turf.  Amiel Abreu of Purcellville went up against Daniel Collins of Winchester in this match-up; Amiel looking to bring home the win to continue the Cannons into the playoffs. Similar to game one starter, Andy Crum, Amiel…

Cannons Win Game 1 Against Winchester

Andy Crum and the Purcellville Cannons were looking to take game one away from the North Division rivals Winchester Royals.  Crum started off rough, giving up a two-run homerun to Cody Wilson, but quickly settled down the next two innings only giving up one hit in the process. The Cannons struck in the bottom of…

NBA Playoffs: Finals Special

The 2017 Finals will be the first time that the same two teams will meet together for three years in a row.  Thus far in the playoffs, the Warriors are 12-0, sweeping the Trail Blazers, Jazz, and Spurs.  The Cavaliers are 12-1 in three rounds, sweeping the Pacers, Raptors, and then losing only one game…