Area Sports News
The team ended the season with a 2-1 loss to Hickory in the first round of the 5A South Regional Tournament.
The varsity baseball players closed out the season last week.
The team posted a couple of shutout victories last week to claim it.
The championship match will be held next Saturday, June 11, at Radford University.
The varsity soccer team defeated Windsor on Tuesday by a 9-1 margin to advance to the Region 1A East semifinals.
The Gloucester girls got off to a good start by winning their first heat Friday in 5:48.7.
The Mathews High School girls’ tennis team captured all three Conference 42 titles during the past week.
The Dukes are seeded third in the tourney and the Bruins are seeded sixth.
The second-seeded Dukes are scheduled to face third-seeded Warwick in the semifinals at 7 o’clock Thursday evening at Stoney Run.
The organization hopes to field additional teams in 2017.
The boys ended the day with 121 points, and the girls finished the contest with 96.