Young talent from the 804 once again finds its way into the collegiate level. Nicholas Griffin, a rising senior pitcher, announced earlier this week that he plans to attend Virginia Wesleyan College. Why did Griffin decide on a school for Thomas Dale as early as before his senior year?... Read more
The Bronco-11 World Series held at Harry G. Daniels Park at Iron Bridge, is an event that’s caught the attention of local baseball fans dating back to 2009. After receiving third-place honors last year, the Chesterfield Baseball Clubs (CBC) team looked to bring the trophy back home. Coming off... Read more
Since 2009, the Bronco World Series has been a staple of summer little league baseball in the county. This time, Chesterfield Baseball Clubs (CBC) will look to reclaim the title after a third-place finish last summer. The Bronco All-Stars are coming off a gold bracket championship at the annual... Read more
The local baseball commitments, like a good poker hand, seem to be coming in pairs. And the good news is they are being dealt earlier too. Two outstanding athletes, Thomas Dale’s Evan Lester and L.C. Bird’s Trey Ramsey, announced their respective commitments to the colleges where each one plans... Read more
When the weather is nice out, what more could you ask for than baseball? This past weekend the Richmond Flying Squirrels held their annual Flying Squirrels Regional Youth Baseball Tournament at Harry G. Daniel Park, and to no surprise, it was a great turn out. Many teams from around... Read more
The nine-and 10-year-olds battled out of the losers’ bracket to win the 2016 Mustang championship on June 29. They lost to Gordon in the second round and battled back to beat them twice in the finals, the score was 6 to 4. This core group of boys also brought... Read more
Bellwood Shetlands’ second undefeated seasonBellwood Bulldogs baseball went undefeated for the second year this season. The Shetland players have worked tremendously hard all year and look forward to the Fall 2016 season. Pictured described from left:  Bobby Goodman, head coach; Shanon Cooper, team mom; Ronnie Litchfield, coach; Travis Hobson,... Read more
“Sometimes to go forward you’ve got to go to the depths of your own personal despair and claw yourself back,” former Scottish soccer player and manager Gordon Strachan once said. “From that point, no matter what happens, you know you can do it.” While there’s much work to be... Read more
Two Matoaca baseball alums received some of the highest individual honors this week for Randolph Macon. Senior Travis Lodge was named the Conference’s Player of the Year while sophomore Rick Spiers earned All-ODAC first team honors. Spiers picked up the Most Outstanding Player in the ODAC tournament just days... Read more