Area Sports News
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.
Saddle Smarts Club earns regional bid and GLOCO members win at state show.
The Gloucester High School track and field team has successfully competed in two Peninsula District meets and two invitationals in preparation for hosting its own GHS Invitational Meet on Saturday, beginning at 9 a.m.
The young MHS crew came up with a first-place finish in the boys’ varsity four.
The Mathews High School girls’ tennis team earned a 7-2 win last week over New Kent.
The seventh annual Peace Frogs Bank to Bank Swim will be held on May 29.