1. Nice story by Andy on the Fuller family, which continues to enjoy a symbiotic relationship with Virginia Tech.
2. Galax running back Steven Peoples set a VHSL record with 502 rushing yards on Friday night — something not even coach Mike Dixon realized was happening. “I had no clue. I thought he had 300 yards,” Dixon said. “When my wife said 500, I said, ‘What, all-purpose?’ She said, ‘No, rushing.’ ”
3. Game 1 of the World Series is 8:07 tonight on WFXR. Adam Wainwright for the Cardinals against Jon Lester. Your former Salem players involved are Cadinals slugger Matt Holiday, Sox third basemen Will Middlebrooks and Xander Bogaerts and Sox reliever Brandon Workman. Bogaerts has a .727 OBP in limited postseason action, including three doubles, five walks and seven runs.