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Football Recaps: Knights win in triple overtime thriller

The foot of Knights placekicker Plato Eliades and the arm of quarterback Khalid Morris took their places in Thomas Dale playoff history as the second seeded Knights defeated the seventh-seeded Riverbend Bears in the 6A South Playoffs in triple overtime.

The Next Level: Ransome, Humphrey, Reavis

After last season’s embarrassing brawl that ruined the CIAA championship, Virginia State was able to bounce back and win the championship this year with a rack of Chesterfield players on the roster.

Varsity Football All-Conference Honors

Conference 3 Offensive Player of the Year - Eric Finney, Dale

Newkirk will swim for world-renowned program at UT

Jeff Newkirk, a current student at Matoaca High School, will sign a National Letter of Intent and accept a scholarship to swim for the University of Texas at Austin Longhorns.

Thomas Dale, Fit4Kids build Learning Garden in courtyard

Thomas Dale High School is pioneering a new way of learning while getting healthy but many might say, the 106-year-old school is returning to its beginnings when it was called Chester Agricultural High School and taught basic skills of farming and home economics.

ExecDir of Henricus elected LtGov of the Society of Colonial Wars

Henricus Historical Park announced today that Executive Director Charles L. Grant has been elected Lieutenant Governor of the Society of Colonial Wars in the State of Virginia (VASCW).

Weekly calendar

Bingo. Doors open 5 p.m., games begin 6:30 p.m. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2239, 14705 Jefferson Davis Hwy. For more information call Harold Green at 530-2811.

Birds of a Feather

Two of Bird's finest basketball athletes- EVER signed their NLIs this week.