Area Sports News
The Mathews High School jayvee volleyball team defeated Essex last Thursday night in the squad’s first regular season game.
The team won 8-0 at Woodside on Aug. 26 and 10-0 at Denbigh last Thursday.
Winners in Saturday’s season openers included the White Juniors and Red Mites, Mighty Mites and Juniors.
Largemouth bass of up to eight pounds have been caught throughout the lake.
The team will meet with the Phoebus Phantoms at 7 o’clock tonight in Hampton.
The Dukes had 1,065 team strokes after three matches.
Conditioning and open gym will follow the meeting.
The regular season gets underway tonight, when the Lady Devils host Essex.
The appointments were made Aug. 13.