Area Sports News
The Mathews High School varsity soccer team lost a close match to West Point, falling to the visiting Pointers last Wednesday, 2-1.
The Gloucester High School boys’ varsity soccer team rebounded from its 7-0 loss to Phoebus on April 12 with a 6-0 win over visiting Hampton on Friday.
The Mathews High School jayvee soccer team played to hard-fought 1-1 tie last Wednesday night in the Devils’ district opener.
Weather conditions cut short Saturday’s crew regatta at Williams Wharf in Mathews.
Mathews High School’s track teams. boys and girls, placed second Saturday in the West Point Invitational at West Point High School.
The Mathews High School varsity baseball team won both ends of a doubleheader against the visiting Charles City Panthers last Thursday, blanking them, 12-0, in the first game and picking up a 6-2 win in the nightcap.
Ware Academy opened the 2011 lacrosse season with a 12-3 win over Hanover Lacrosse Club Blue, but dropped a 7-6 match with Collegiate in overtime and slipped 5-3 to Hanover Lacrosse Club White.
The Mathews High School varsity softball team crushed the visiting Charles City Panthers last Thursday in a doubleheader, and easily defeated Lancaster on Monday night to continue the Lady Devils’ win streak.
One would expect after taking the long bus ride to Montross to face Washington & Lee, players would be slow moving and stiff from the extended trip.
The Gloucester High School crew competed in the Darryl Winslow Regatta in Occoquan on Saturday and came away with one first-place win and three second-place finishes.
Rowers on the Mathews High School men’s varsity four beat stiff competition to win their race in Saturday’s Darrell Winslow Regatta at the Sandy Run Regional Park in Occoquan.