School board objects to VHSL plan to move Cavaliers to River Ridge District, where competition could be unbalanced.
By Christopher Brooke, Reporter
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 6:00 am (Updated: August 20, 6:00 am)
HILLSVILLE — The Carroll County School Board has no intention for its high school sports teams to take the field against distant Franklin County and Patrick Henry, according to action taken at its August meeting.
The two schools in the Virginia High School League’s proposed River Ridge District are too far away and have the advantage of too many more students than Carroll for the playing field to be level, high school Principal Chuck Thompson and members of the school board agreed.
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