Area Sports News
The girls got the ball rolling with their doubles matches.
The Mathews High School varsity baseball team has gotten off to a slow start.
The Dukes fell at Warwick, 3-1, on Friday but blanked Bethel, 2-0, in Newport News on Monday.
The Gloucester rowers saw four out of their six boats place first, second or third in the Regional Park Regatta.
Mathews split a doubleheader at home against Rappahannock last Thursday.
The Dukes shut out Phoebus Tuesday and beat Bethel and Kecoughtan.
They fell short battling the strong, senior-laden Group 3A school, 5-4.
The varsity softball team is still looking to pick up its first win of the 2014 season.
The team rebounded from a 2-0 shutout last Wednesday to the Essex Trojans.
The GHS crew travels to Occoquan Saturday for the Regional Park Regatta.
The Dukes came out aggressively and made quick work of the Phantoms.
The Dukes are slated to visit Heritage today, Kecoughtan on Friday and Bethel on Monday.