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Game Directions

The schools at which JRDS plays away games are listed alphabetically below. If you need directions to a school not listed below, please check with our Athletic Director, Melissa Wiggins. For current game schedules go to the Athletics Calendar.

Blue Ridge LAX
These teams play their games at Blackwater Creek Park in Lynchburg. To get there, go to the intersection of Old Forest Road and Lakeside Drive (the one near Lynchburg College & JOJO Pizza). Turn onto Old Forest Road and go about one block to the first right, which is Monticello Avenue. Go up the hill; the park entrance will be on the left in a tight curve. GPS address is 515 Monticello Avenue, Lynchburg, 24501.

Carlisle School - Woodlawn
Take 29 South to Chatham; pass both Chatham exits and keep south on 29. When you reach the intersection at Tightsqueeze (with a traffic light), you will see a Hardees, a McDonald's, and several gas stations. Turn left at this intersection. Carlisle School - Woodlawn will be a short distance down on your right. For GPS, the address is 956 Woodlawn Academy Rd., Chatham, VA 24531.

Cave Spring Recreation (Boys' LAX)
Plays at Green Hill Park – Salem, VA.
Starting at 5039 BOONSBORO RD, turn left out of the parking lot.
1. Turn Right on BOONSBORO RD(US-501) toward Big Island.
2. Continue to follow US-501 - go about 21 mi
3. Bear Left on VA-130 - go 6.3 mi
4. Turn Left on S LEE HWY(US-11) toward ROANOKE - go1.7 mi
5. Bear Right on US-11 - go 0.2 mi
6. Turn Left to take ramp onto I-81 S toward US-11 S/ROANOKE - go 38.9 mi
7. Take exit #137/SALEM (VA-619) - go 0.2 mi
8. Turn Right on WILDWOOD RD(VA-112 S) - go 0.6 mi
9. Turn Right on W MAIN ST(US-11) - go 0.7 mi
10. Turn Left on DIUGUIDS LN - go 0.3 mi
11. Continue on HARBORWOOD RD - go < 0.1 mi
12. Turn Right on PARKSIDE RD
13. Arrive at 2501 PARKSIDE RD, SALEM, on the Right.

Covenant Middle School
Merge onto US-29 N via the ramp to Charlottesville
Merge onto I-64 E via the ramp to Richmond
Take exit 120 for VA-631 toward 5th St/Charlottesville
Turn right at VA-631 S/5th St Exit
Turn left at Co Rd 631/Stagecoach Rd
Take the 1st left onto County Road 1113/Oak Hill Dr
Take the 1st right onto Hickory St
Turn right; destination will be on the left
GPS address: 175 Hickory Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902

Darden Towe Park for St. Anne's Belfield Cross Country Invitational
Take 29 North to Charlottesville. At Charlottesville this becomes Rt. 250 Bypass towards Pantops Mountain. Follow this until you turn onto Route 20 North (Stony Point Rd.) Then turn left onto Elk Ridge Drive to Park entrance about 1/2 mile.

Desmond T. Doss Junior Academy
Take 29 South toward Danville.Go past the Lynchburg Regional Airport.When you see Sheetz coming up on your right, get in the left lane.At the light at Sheetz, turn left onto Russell Woods Drive.Then take the first street to the right, George Street.This will take you to the school.

Faith Christian Academy
Take 29S to Altavista. Take the 4th Altavista exit. At the end of the exit ramp, go left towards downtown Altavista. Go about 1 mi. and turn right onto Main Street. Stay on Main until you cross the bridge into Hurt. Go under the train trestle, then look for the green roof of Faith Christian Academy on the right.

Forest Youth Athletic Association Fields (aka Jump Park)
Take Rt. 221 west out of Lynchburg. Go toward Forest. When you see the Forest Library on your left, be ready to turn left at the next light. At that light, turn left on Rt. 811 (Thomas Jefferson Road). Stay on Thomas Jefferson Road through the light at Bateman Bridge Rd and straight through the light at the intersection with Waterlick Rd. Soon after you go through that light, you will see the FYAA fields on your left. There are three moderate size soccer fields, then a baseball field, and then another soccer/lacrosse field with parking close to each field.

Franklin County (Boys and Girls Lacrosse) at Waid Park.
From Route 220, take the first Rocky Mount exit and go 2.6 miles. At the stoplight, turn right on Route 40 West (Franklin St.). Stay on Route 40 West and go 2.4 miles (the road makes many little turns, follow the signs and stay on Route 40. Turn right, at the stoplight, on Six Mile Post Road and go 1.8 miles. Turn left at the Waid Park entrance sign.
701 Waid Park Drive, Rocky Mount, VA 24151 is the GPS address.

From Lynchburg:
  • Take Hwy. 460 East towards Petersburg/Appomattox
  • Follow signs for Farmville
  • Take the second Farmville exit and at the end of the exit ramp turn left onto Rt. 15/Main Street
  • You will pass Wal-Mart on the left
  • Follow Rt.15/Main Street until the intersection of Milnwood Road and Main Street (third stop light)
  • Turn right onto Milnwood and follow for approximately 1 mile
  • Turn left onto Johnston Drive and pass by the Longwood Estate and Golf Course
  • Turn left at intersection of Johnston and Longwood Avenue
  • Follow Longwood Avenue until you see the Fuqua School sign on the left. Turn left onto Barber Street and you will be located on the Fuqua School campus.
Grymes Memorial School
From Lynchburg:
Merge onto US-29 N via the ramp to Charlottesville (47.3 mi)
Take the exit onto I-64 E toward Richmond (6.0 mi)
Take exit 124 for US-250 toward Shadwell/Charlottesville (0.3 mi)
Turn right onto US-250 E/Richmond Rd (2.0 mi)
Turn left onto VA-22 E/Louisa Rd (5.3 mi)
Continue onto VA-231 N/Gordonsville Rd
Continue to follow VA-231 N (9.6 mi)
At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto US-15 N (4.7 mi)
Turn right onto Madison Run Rd
Take the 1st left onto Old Gordonsville Rd/State Route 647 (1.9 mi)
Turn right onto State Route 637/Tomahawk Creek Rd
Turn right onto Monrovia Rd/State Route 612 (3.1 mi)
Turn left. The soccer field is the first field on the left as you come into the driveway.
GPS address: 13775 Spicers Mill Road, Orange, VA 22960

Hyland Heights Baptist Church
Take 29 S (Wards Road) towards Danville. From the Sheetz near Chik-fil-a on Wards Road to the church is about 4.75 mi. The church is a large brick on the left set up on a hill. If you get as far as Foster Fuels, you have gone about .1 mi too far. GPS address is 11452 Wards Rd, Rustburg, VA 24588.

Lexington (Brewbaker Field)
Take Route 501 North to Buena Vista. In Buena Vista, pick up Rt. 60 West to Lexington. Cross over I-81 and continue towards Lexington. You will eventually come down a long grade that gives you a good view of the outlying part of town, with a K-mart, car dealerships, and gas stations clearly in view. Go past K-Mart and Long John Silvers on your left. We will eventually take the Rt. 11 Bypass South. Go under the Bypass and take an immediate left. There is no turn lane so be careful! Once you are on the Bypass take a right at the first light. Take your first right onto Waddell St. Go to the first stop sign (Maury River M.S. will be on the right) and turn left. Go approximately 1/4 mile and Brewbaker Field is on the right.

North Cross School
Take Rt. 460 west out of Lynchburg all the way to Roanoke. In Roanoke, 460 becomes Orange Ave. As you go through the intersection with Williamson Rd. (Rt. 11), get ready to take the 2nd right-hand exit onto Rt. 581 South. Stay on 581 to the exit for Rt. 419 / Electric Rd. Turn onto 419, pass under a railroad overpass and continue to the Colonial Ave. intersection. North Cross will be on your left and a strip mall will be on your right. Turn left onto Colonial Ave. You will almost immediately turn left into the school drive and bear to the right. The gymnasium and fields will be on your left toward the end of the parking lot.

HumanKind (formerly known as Presbyterian Homes and Family Services)
for cross country meets
From Boonsboro Rd, turn onto VES road. Then take a left when you see signs for Presbyterian Homes. Follow this road up and look for parking. The cross country course runs throughout the property. GPS address is 150 Linden Ave, Lynchburg, VA 24503

Roanoke Catholic
Take Rt. 460 west out of Lynchburg all the way to Roanoke. In Roanoke, 460 becomes Orange Ave. Turn left onto Williamson Rd. NW; go 0.6 mi and take a right onto Shenandoah Ave. NE. Go 0.2 mi and take 2nd right onto North Jefferson St. The school will be on your right. GPS address is 621 North Jefferson St., Roanoke, VA 24016.

Roanoke East (Boys' Lax at W.E. Cundiff Field)
Take Rt. 460 west out of Lynchburg. As you come intothe outskirts of Roanoke, turn left onto King St NE/State Route 653. Then turn left onto Gus Nicks Blvd NE. Continue onto Gus Nicks Blvd and then continue onto Washington Ave. Turn right onto Bypass Rd. Then turn left onto Hardy Rd/State Route 634. Take the 2nd left to stay on Hardy Rd/State Route 634
W.E. Cundiff field will be on the left. GPS address is 1200 Hardy Rd., Vinton, VA 24179

Roanoke Valley Lacrosse Association (Directions for Girls' Lax at River's Edge Park)
Take 460 W to Roanoke, and then take Rt. 220/581 South. Take the Wonju Street exit. Make a left at the light onto Franklin Road. Go through the two lights, and the fields are on the right across from the Ramada Inn. Additional parking for River's Edge Park and Reserve Avenue fields-there is a parking garage at the corner of McClanahan and Crystal Spring (2001 Crystal Spring Avenue, Roanoke, Va 24014). Please park on the second, third, or top level and obey all signage so that cars are not towed at owners expense.

Sacred Heart School
Take 29S toward Danville. Go approximately 31 miles. Turn slight right onto 29 Business South, and go 8 miles. Make a U-turn at Boxwood Court and go one-tenth mile on 29 Business North (this is also known as Central Boulevard). Sacred Heart is located at 540 Central Blvd., Danville.

St. Anne's-Belfield (STAB) in Charlottesville:
For the Lower School Campus and Tarring Gym (middle school games are usually played in this location):, take 29 North to Charlottesville. After passing the I-64 interchange, follow 29/250 Bypass to the Barracks Road exit. Take that exit, then turn left at the bottom of the exit ramp, and then immediately turn left again to get back on the 250/29 Bypass going the other direction. Once back on the 250/29 Bypass, take the very next exit onto Rt. 601. While on that exit ramp, take an immediate right onto Faulconer Drive. (If you go under a train overpass, you've gone too far.) There is small maroon and white sign that says "St. Anne's-Belfield School." Go up the curvy hill next to the white fence and you are at the entrance to the Lower School. GPS address: 799 Faulconer Drive.

To reach the Middle and Upper Schools, take Rt. 29 North to Charlottesville. After passing the intersection/cloverleaf for I-64, follow the Rt. 29 & 250 Bypass west 2.5 miles to the Rt. 250 Business / Ivy Road exit., turn right at the top of the Ivy Road exit ramp, follow Rt. 250 Business 0.8 mile, through the stoplight, and the St. Anne's-Belfield Middle and Upper campus is on the right.

Temple Christian School
Take 29 Business North into Madison Heights. You will pass a Pizza Hutt, Chevron gas station, and a Wachovia Bank on your left. The entrance to Temple Christian will be at the next traffic signal. This is just before 84 Lumber. If you pass 84 Lumber on your right, turn around and go back, as you've gone too far. Turn right into the Temple Christian campus at the light before 84 Lumber and proceed down the driveway to the main parking lot. You'll see the soccer fields to the right of the drive. For events held in their gymnasium, they do charge admission.

Timberlake Christian School
From the intersection of Old Forest Rd. & 221, take 221/Forest Rd. west toward Forest. After the Graves Mill Shopping Center, get in the left lane. Turn left onto Enterprise Drive at the Walgreen's. Stay on Enterprise all the way through to Laxton Road. Turn right on to Laxton Road. Follow Laxton through two sharp bends. When the road forks, veer left onto Rainbow Forest Drive. After climbing the hill, turn right onto Jefferson Drive. Go through the bottom, and as you crest the hill, turn left onto Horizon Drive. Go about a block and a half, Timberlake Christian will be on your left on Horizon Drive.

Westover Christian Academy
Take US-29 S towards Danville. At Danville, take a slight right onto US-29 Bus. South, and then go 8.7 mi. Next, exit onto US-58 BUS W / Riverside Drive toward Martinsville and go 4.5 mi. Make a U-turn at Parkway Drive and your destination will be on the right after 407 ft.
Address: 5665 Riverside Drive, Danville, VA 24541

Wolf Branch Farm (for Cross Country)
The farm is located on Route 221 behind Benjamin's Restaurant.