State champs

- Posted on May 16, 2012 - 04:24 PM

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The Gloucester and Mathews crew programs had successful outings Saturday at the 2012 Virginia Scholastic Rowing Championships in Occoquan, with both teams bringing home championship trophies. The GHS crew (top photo) captured two trophies and recorded third- and fifth-place finishes. Representing Gloucester in the state event were, from left, Chris Smith, Gil Owens, Adam Hedrick, Jacob Cheatham, Jeremy Frush, Joel Kidd, Emily Freudenberg, Hannah Cagle, Mikaela Extine, Brianna Priode, Meagan Martin, Logan Hutson, Kendall Worland, Matt Hendrix, Elizabeth Keane, Hannah Beverage, Gabby Lauer and Sara Hood. Mathews (bottom photo), meanwhile, took the trophy in the men’s varsity four, as well as two silver medals. Participants on Saturday included, from left: Madisson Haynes, Tucker Blackwell, Ashley Payne, Taylor Williams, Bill Riley, Jamie Robins, Matt Oliver, Logan Howlett, Lance South, Gus Bauby, Alexa Daniels, Phillip Machen, Brittany Mitchem, Trevor Thomas, Cole Johnson, Zach Payne, Andrew Merz and, not pictured, Adrian Phillips. Gloucester photo by Ruth Keane