Area Sports News
The team had a 9-0 sweep of visiting Denbigh last Thursday.
The Dukes edged their Peninsula District rivals from Kecoughtan, 1-0.
The Lady Dukes came out strong and scored early in the first half.
The game dropped the Blue Devils’ season record to 1-7 overall.
The men’s varsity four and men’s double were among the winners for Mathews High School.
The team lost just one match.
It was a tough week for the Mathews High School varsity softball team.
The team got by the homestanding Phantoms, 5-4.
The team had a 10-run shutout of Heritage on Tuesday at GHS.
Instead of enjoying time off from school, the Blue Devils played three home games against some tough opponents.
The team fell 4-3 in overtime to Grafton and lost 3-2 to Menchville.
The team added a win and a tie to their Peninsula District soccer record in recent action.