RCC Gulls win 8th state baseball title
On May 10, Rappahannock Community College’s baseball team defeated Danville Community College 4-3 to win the Virginia Community College System (VCCS) Conference tournament championship for the eighth time. Coach Jack Moore brought the Gulls through the season with a conference record of 13-1 and an overall mark of 19-7.
05.30.2009Registration is strong for Reedville Fishing Derby
Russ Bertino, tournament director for Smith Point Sea Rescue, announced last week that registration for the 26th Annual Reedville Fishing Derby on June 12-13 has picked up significantly. Anglers may register up to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 11.
05.29.2009Middlesex girls capture Region A track title
For only the third time since girls track was started at Middlesex High School in 1976, the Lady Chargers won the Region A title last Thursday at West Point. The Lady Chargers competed against 19 schools in the regional meet and scored 68 points to win the title. Lancaster was second with 58 points and Northampton on the Eastern Shore was third with 56 points.
05.27.2009Fletcher named Baseball Player of the Year
Middlesex High baseball standout Jake Fletcher is the Tidewater District Player of the Year for 2009. Fletcher led the Chargers in several statistics. He batted .510 with 25 hits, including 6 doubles, 2 triples and 4 home runs. He had 12 RBIs, 9 stolen bases and 20 runs.