Area Sports News
The Mathews High School cross country teams once again dominated their Tidewater District competition.
The teams wrapped up the regular season on Saturday.
The Gloucester boys came in fourth overall and Gloucester girls placed third as a team.
The top seven runners from each district team will compete to determine which harriers will advance to the Eastern Region Meet.
The Mathews High School cross country teams finished their regular seasons with undefeated records.
The Lady Devils had little trouble with West Point.
The varsity team sustained another Peninsula District football loss on Saturday .
The Mathews High School varsity football fell to 1-7 overall.
Players looked to add the Peninsula District Tournament crown to their regular season championship title this week.
The Gloucester girls will try to add the PD tournament trophy to their successful season next week.
The boys and girls are both prevailing against fast opponents.
Football coach Sonny Merchant abruptly resigned in the middle of last week.