Area Sports News
The Mathews High School wrestling team has had a successful week.
Cody Brown led the Eagles with 14 points and Nick Tolefson chipped in nine.
The team had victories over York and West Point high schools during the week.
The Mathews High School varsity boys’ basketball team returned to the court on Tuesday.
GHS grappler Gil Owens won his 145 pound weight class with two wins and no losses
The Lady Devils defeated West Point on Friday, falling to Colonial Beach in Saturday’s championships.
The governor proposed eliminating funding for the program earlier this month.
Although it was a bit chilly, conditions were perfect with flat water and beautiful skies.
While on-field performances were outstanding, GHS principal Tony Beverage pointed out that these students also excelled off the field.
MHS wrestlers went 14-4 in individual matches to beat the Warriors, 46-27, and the Eagles, 48-32.