Area Sports News
The Mathews High School varsity volleyball team won two important conference games this past week.
The Dukes now have three straight games on the road.
Mathews picked up all its points in the first half.
The new inductees are Clint Binder, Sherwin Green, Joey Legg, Jerry Morgan, Tim Poland and Cindy Robins.
The Gloucester girls are having an outstanding season, due largely to great teamwork and a remarkably strong defense.
Next Wednesday, Oct. 16, they will travel to West Point to race West Point, Washington & Lee, and Middlesex.
Leading the team with kills was Mariah Robinson with six.
Anchored by a solid defense, the Dukes have scored 91 goals and given up none.
History was also made last Wednesday at Beaverdam Park, as both of the Mathews High School jayvee records were broken.
He shot an 85 to lead the Dukes in the conference tourney at the Hampton golf course.
A grant from US Lacrosse, the national governing body for lacrosse, will help the team.