Area Sports News
The runs were sponsored by the Gloucester Rotary Club.
The anticipation for the first race of the season has been building over the last several weeks.
The Dukes swept Hampton, 9-0, on Monday and beat Bethel, 7-2, on Tuesday.
The win improved the Lady Dukes to 6-1 in Peninsula District standings.
The Mathews High School jayvee softball team improved its record to 4-1 Tuesday.
The win streak came to an end for the Mathews High School varsity baseball team.
Mathews rowers won three races, placed second in three others, and finished third four times.
The GHS rowers had a great outing Saturday.
The team returned from spring break on Monday to defeat AA New Kent, 7-2.
The Gloucester High School varsity baseball team is alone in second place in the Peninsula District standings.
Starting the season with a 0-2 record, the team has been on a roll ever since.
The team beat the Lancaster Red Devils, 2-1, on March 27 and the Northumberland Indians, 3-0, on Friday.