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Basketball December 9, 2016 0

Thomas Dale Boys By Jamal Davis Last season the boys’ basketball team at Thomas Dale finished with a 9-13 record. While that may not be where it wanted to be, it was an improvement over the year before. The Knights hope to continue to improve this season under head coach Braxton... Read more
Basket Ball Reviews
LC Bird Boys  L. C. Bird fell to Potomac in the 5A state championship game, its second appearance in the state final. While they fell short of their goal, Skyhawks coach Troy Manns points out the learning experience all of his returning players got. Charles Falden, the team’s leading... Read more
CQL Supper Bowl

CQL Supper Bowl

FootballSports December 9, 2016 0

It was the big game for little league football players last Saturday. Eight teams played beginning at 10 a.m. with the Minors in the Chesterfield Quarterback League Superbowl. The league is celebrating 60 years and is the oldest little league association in the state of Virginia. It was Scott... Read more
By Josh Mathews The bigger they are, the harder they ball. Jyles Webster stands 6-6 and weighs 215 pounds and that’s not even the most impressive thing about him; his deceptive court speed and athleticism are comparable to that of a point guard.The Skyhawks are a highly renowned basketball... Read more
FOOTBALL RECAPS: State playoffs
Highland Springs 34 L.C. Bird 20 By Josh Mathews As Highland Springs started its defense of the 5A state title, the team knew it would take a complete effort on both sides of the football. That’s what the Springers made against the visiting L.C. Bird. Senior quarterback Juwan Carter... Read more

FOOTBALL RECAPS

Football November 25, 2016 1

L.C. Bird 27 Hermitage 24 by Zach Long The No. 3 seed L.C. Bird traveled to No. 2 seed Hermitage Friday night for a second round showdown in the 5A South playoffs. The Skyhawks emerged victorious, winning 27-24. Hermitage seemed to hold a mental edge towards the end of... Read more
Family and friends gathered in the Matoaca High School library to congratulate Ethan and Clark Beach on signing their letters of intent to attend and swim for the University of Florida, Gainesville. Ethan and Clark swim for Richmond’s Quest swim team and both competed in the U.S. Olympic trials... Read more
A South No. 3 Thomas Dale 33 No. 6 James River 9 By Andy BaldacciIn The first round of the 6A South playoffs, the No. 3 seed Thomas Dale played host to the No. 6 seed James River Friday and the Knights came away with a defensive-aided 33-9 win.... Read more
Matoaca girls Conference 12  champions
By Yousef Hattar – Setting the tone at the beginning of the year and finishing it off strong is the formula for a winning season. The Matoaca girls’ volleyball team is doing just that. With a record of 22-3, the Warriors climbed their way up to a Conference 12... Read more

Football Recaps

Football November 10, 2016 1

Thomas Dale 36 Matoaca 21 By Zach Long – In a regular season finale with playoff implications, Thomas Dale downed Matoaca 36-21. The game looked to be a tight battle, as the score was 14-14 at halftime. However, the game ended up being a tale of two halves. With... Read more