The 2010 brand of the L.C. Bird Skyhawks did something no other Bird team had done before: they won their first 11 games of the season. In their twelfth game in the regional playoffs, they fell to Hermitage 17-14. Bird finished their season at 11-1 and won yet another Dominion District Championship.
After falling in the CIAA (Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association) championship to Shaw University last season, Virginia State University’s (VSU) football team is gearing up for another hard-hitting season on the grid iron.
For any job, the goal of a person is to strive for excellence, – pursuing both individual and organizational goals – perhaps even working towards building a legacy. Thomas Dale High School Alum and former Green Bay Packer William Henderson enriched his legacy as he was inducted into the Packers Hall of Fame with long-time teammate Marco Rivera.
When it comes to little league tournaments, the Boys Invitational Baseball (BIB) Tournament just might be king. It’s got history, and it’s something the community has embraced for years.
Meadowbrook High School’s Joey Richeson will begin this school year as Chairperson of the Central District’s team of athletic directors.
A third Chesterfield County product has signed with the NFL as a non-drafted free agent. Former L.C. Bird and University of Richmond linebacker Eric McBride signed with the Washington Redskins, and is currently in training camp.