Area Sports News
Mathews rowers won three races, placed second in three others, and finished third four times.
The GHS rowers had a great outing Saturday.
The team returned from spring break on Monday to defeat AA New Kent, 7-2.
The Gloucester High School varsity baseball team is alone in second place in the Peninsula District standings.
Starting the season with a 0-2 record, the team has been on a roll ever since.
The team beat the Lancaster Red Devils, 2-1, on March 27 and the Northumberland Indians, 3-0, on Friday.
The team posted two shutouts at Warhill Stadium in recent non-district action.
Morgan Haywood picked up her first high school pitching victory.
The Lady Dukes won 8-1 at GHS and the swept their match, 9-0, in Newport News.
The win was an important one for the Lady Devils.
The Blue Devils managed to take home a 15th place finish for the girls, with a score of nine points overall, and an 18th place finish for the boys, with seven points.
The Directed Virginia Offshore Summer Flounder Fishery will close at 6 p.m. Friday.