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Lady Buffaloes go down in district final

Floyd County’s Lady Buffaloes ran head-on into first seeded Carroll County Tuesday night for the Three River District championship but the loss provides little more than bragging rights for the Lady Cavaliers as regional match-ups were already set and Floyd opens at home Friday night against James River. Carroll County moved into the Three Rivers

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District Semi-Final Win for Lady Buffaloes

At halftime Monday night in the Three Rivers District Semi-Final match against Glenvar’s Highlanders, the Floyd County Lady Buffaloes found themselves tied at 22 points each. Free throws weren’t dropping in for the Buffs and short shots came up short.  Key three pointers did keep the team in the game but the same kind of shots

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Lady Buffs open Third District tourney, beat James River

The Lady Knights of James River High ran into a stampede of Lady Buffaloes in Floyd Friday night and limped back to Buchanan after a 56-10 rout. Floyd County jumped out to a  quick 12-0 lead before James River managed its first score — 2 points in free throws but the Lady Buffs kept the

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Varsity Buffaloes beat Alleghany, head for district playoffs

Floyd County High School’s varsity basketball Buffaloes finished the regular season at home with Senior Night and a 55-43 win over tough Alleghany. Caden Sutphin led Buffs scoring with 14 points, followed by Austin Gallimore with 10. In the hard-fought Junior Varsity game, guard Grant Gallimore kept tying the game up with key three-pointers time

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FCHS Buffaloes basketball rankings

Cayden Sutphin of the Floyd County Buffaloes varsity basketball team led total scoring percentages for his teammates to rank in the Timesland Boys Basketball roundup for so far this season, The Roanoke Times reports. He scored 100 of 118 free throws for an 84.8 percentage, ranking him fifth among area high schools and added and

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Lady Buffaloes beat Alleghany

Michaela Thompson of the Floyd County High School Lady Buffaloes scored 15 points, including a three-pointer, Saturday afternoon to help beat Alleghany 56-33 in a makeup game delayed from Thursday because of weather. Abi Belshan added 14 — including a three-pointer — and Alexis Kiser totalled 12 (and a three-point shot) in a convincing win

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Lady Buffs win while boys falter against Giles

The Lady Buffaloes of Floyd County High School stomped Giles County 67-33 Friday night at home but the Spartans downed the Buffs 73-61 in the boys’ match later in the evening. The games, originally scheduled as homecoming for Floyd, came on a another day of cancelled classes from the snowfall earlier in the weekend and

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Solid wins for the FCHS Lady Buffs

Floyd County High School’s Lady Buffaloes had little trouble dispatching Glenvar Wednesday night in the home gym, with a solid varsity and JV wins before an enthusiastic crowd. More photos in the next edition of The Floyd Press.

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Four basketball games highlight Friday night

Four basketball games brought cheering fans to Floyd County High School Friday night. The evening kicked off at 4:30 p.m. with Middle School Buffaloes trouncing Patrick County’s Cougars 60-30. Next, the Middle School girls took care of the Lady Cougars with ease. The JV game was a little tougher but the Lady Buffs won. The

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Buffaloes take Patrick County 46-36

Floyd County’s Varsity basketball boys basketball Buffaloes added a second win of the young season Wednesday night at home over the tough Patrick County Cougars after going into the locker room at halftime down by one point and then controlling the second half by outscoring the opposing team 11-8 in the third quarter and 17-10

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