Area Sports News
Bench pressed 315 pounds
Captures third straight Peninsula District title
Lose chance at district title
Will compete Monday in Newport News
Will play against Bethel or Warwick
Mathews clinched the titles after shutting out West Point on Friday, 9-0.
The sophomores are seeded second and seventh, respectively, in the tournament.
The game was scoreless until the top of the fifth inning.
The novice eight women won their event by over eight seconds.
The team captured four gold medals, seven silver and three bronze.
This year’s Mathews High School track and field team has a lot to live up to.
The team will likely clinch the season championship when they meet the Raiders at Riverside Elementary.