Youth wrestlers begin season
The Middlesex Youth Wrestling Club (MYWC) held its first home meet of the 2012 Peninsula Youth Wrestling League season on January 20 at Middlesex High School. MYWC has 21 members and 13 of those wrestlers competed against wrestlers from Mathews, Gloucester and Williamsburg. There were over 120 matches on three mats on the MHS gym floor.
01.25.2012MHS wrestlers down Sussex; fall to Caroline
The Middlesex High School wrestling team faced a group of tough Caroline and Sussex Central grapplers on January 11 at MHS. The Chargers defeated Sussex 38-30, and lost to the Caroline 48-24. “Our kids showed a lot of heart in the win over Sussex Central,” said MHS coach Joel Anderson.
01.18.2012Chargers upend Mathews
Middlesex battled back from a 32-27 halftime deficit with 26 points in the third quarter en route to a 69-51 Tidewater District win at Mathews on Friday. Before a packed house, the Chargers held Mathews to 7 points in the final quarter while scoring 16 points to seal the win.
01.18.2012Lady Chargers host West Point Friday
The Middlesex girls varsity basketball team fell to Mathews 55-46 on January 12. “It was a well played game throughout,” said Middlesex head coach Neil Wake. The game was back and forth all night until the Blue Devils pulled away down the stretch.