Area Sports News
Croakers seem to be the most plentiful this week, according to local fishing reports.
Jacob Houston went two-for-three with a triple, an RBI and a run scored as Gloucester got by Denbigh, 3-1, in the final baseball game of the Peninsula District regular season at GHS on Friday.
The Gloucester High School varsity softball team once again dominated the Peninsula District this season.
The Mathews High School girls’ tennis team picked up wins over West Point and Middlesex to claim the Tidewater District team title.
The Mathews High School varsity softball team picked up three key wins to improve its Tidewater District record to 5-0.
The Mathews High School varsity baseball team crushed West Point last Thursday, 12-3, and lost a 2-1 pitchers’ duel the following day in a pair of Tidewater District road games.
The Mathews High School jayvee softball team continued its winning ways this past week, defeating West Point twice, as well as Middlesex and Northumberland.
GHS crew wins gold, silver at state championships
The Mathews High School crew came back from Saturday’s Virginia Scholastic Rowing Championship Regatta at the Sandy Run Regional Park in Occoquan with bronze medals in the men’s senior four and women’s senior quad events.
The Mathews High School varsity soccer team played Middlesex to a 4-4 tie last Wednesday, May 11.
The Mathews High School jayvee soccer team beat the Middlesex Chargers, 4-3, last Wednesday in an exciting game on the Chargers’ home field.
The Mathews High School track team competed in its last regular season meet at West Point High School last Wednesday.