August is upon us, and it can be one of the slower months for fishing, due primarily to the hot days/nights and warmer water temperatures. The fish are sluggish, as are the fishermen. However, August provides us with a large variety of fish to target.
07.27.2011Smith, Hall pitch no-hitter for Deltas
Spectacular offensive and defensive performances paced the Deltaville Deltas last weekend as they twice shut out the Tappahannock Tides, 8-0 and 6-0. The weekend sweep was capped by a combined no-hit performance on Sunday by starting pitcher Smiley Smith and reliever Kyle Hall.
07.20.2011Deltas shine as West defeats East in All-Star Game
The West All-Stars defeated the East All-Stars 3-1 in last Saturday’s Southern Virginia Adult Baseball League (SVABL) All-Star Game at Deltaville Ballpark. Playing as members of the West All-Stars, Deltas Scott Crump, Travis Crump, Jimmy Denny, Chris King, Luke Kirk and Ryan Reynolds played in the contest between the league’s best players.
07.20.2011Middlesex wins 1 game in Junior League tourney
The Middlesex Junior League All-Stars (ages 13-14) won 10-9 against Spotsylvania before losing 2-1 to Northumberland and 15-2 to Caroline in the recent District 15 Little League Tournament. Winning pitcher Alex Fitchett held Spotsylvania to 1 hit and struck out 9 through 5 innings in Middlesex’s 10-9 win.