Mariners to host VBL championship Sunday
The Middle Peninsula Mariners (14-2, 16-2) will host the Virginia Baseball League (VBL) championship game Sunday, August 9, at 4:30 p.m. On Saturday, August 8, at 10 a.m., Middle Peninsula will take on the Tappahannock Tigers at Essex High School in first-round playoff action.
08.05.2009Virginia Motor Speedway hosts MACS Saturday
The wait is finally over for one of Virginia Motor Speedway’s most anticipated events of 2009. The 30th Annual Topless USA 100 presented by the U.S. Army returns to the ½-mile dirt oval at Jamaica in Middlesex County this Saturday, August 8, and will once again be sanctioned by the Mid-Atlantic Championship Series (MACS).
Captain Tim Haley (804-776-6740) on the charter boat “RobAnnJay” has had an outstanding week fishing off Gwynn’s Island. He has filled his coolers with #1 and #2 spot mixed with mullet. Gray trout have arrived, but most are below the 12’ minimum size.
08.05.2009YMCA youth soccer signup under way
The Middlesex YMCA youth soccer program began registration on August 1. The soccer season will begin on September 1 and continue throughout the month of October for youth ages 3-18.