Area Sports News
The Mathews High School varsity girls’ basketball team, after winning its final two games, came up short against West Point Monday night, 43-28, in a playoff for the Tidewater District regular season crown.
The Mathews High School wrestling team placed fourth out of a dozen teams competing in the Region A tournament, which was held on Friday and Saturday at the MHS gym.
The Mathews High School jayvee boys’ basketball team ended its 2010-11 season Friday.
The Mathews High School jayvee girls’ basketball team closed out a successful season this week with victories against Tidewater District opponents Middlesex and King and Queen.
The Mathews High School varsity boys’ basketball team dropped a pair of Tidewater District matchups this week, falling to Middlesex Friday and King William on Tuesday.
With two regular season games left to go, the Mathews High School varsity girls’ basketball team remains in a first-place tie with West Point for the Tidewater District title.
Gloucester High School varsity basketball players continue to fight for their first spot in a Peninsula District tournament in a dozen years.
The Mathews High School wrestling team scored victories over King William and Middlesex last Thursday in a tri-meet that served as the Tidewater District tournament.
A group of recreational anglers recently took part in a catch-and-release fishing trip on the Elizabeth River held in conjunction with the tagging program at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point.
The Mathews High School varsity wrestling team fell to Gloucester last Wednesday, 48-27, and then went on place second in Saturday’s Mathews Duals with a 4-1 record on the day.