Arthur returns to win Late Model feature at VMS
Walker Arthur of Forest finished the 2008 season as the Victory Lap Late Model Champion at Virginia Motor Speedway. On Saturday he returned for the first time in 2009 and showed everyone why he took home the championship crown last year.
08.19.2009Figure out your plan of attack
The redder the mud on his shoes, the happier Clarke Sawyer is. Add a bit of axle grease to his hands and he is completely in his element. As a veteran car racer and general manager of Virginia Motor Speedway in Jamaica, he knows a thing or two about how to win a race.
08.17.2009‘Wharf to Wharf Swim’ due Sept. 20 in Mathews
Swimmers are being sought for the 3rd Annual Wharf to Wharf Swim on Sunday, September 20, at 1 p.m. at Williams Wharf Landing on Mobjack Bay’s East River in Mathews. The 1,400-meter open water swim crosses the East River to historic, but now defunct, Hicks Wharf, and returns to Williams Wharf.
08.17.2009Mariners capture second straight VBL title
The Middle Peninsula Mariners (19-2, 14-2) defeated the Tappahannock Tides 8-4 Sunday to claim their second straight Virginia Baseball League (VBL) championship. With the playoff wins, Middle Peninsula finished with a best-ever 19-2 season record.