For Matoaca last Friday, it was the best of times and the worst of times. After fumbling through the first quarter and trailing 14-0 to Clover Hill, the offense was ignited by senior quarterback/running back Khalil Coleman, who electrified the Matoaca crowd scoring five touchdowns (one passing), rushing for 232 yards and passing for 83 more.
Joshua Johnson is a sophomore in the Nursing School at Lynchburg College. He recently received the honor of being selected for the All-Academic Team for Tennis in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC).
In his second season, Hughes starts at free safety for Norfolk State. Thus far, he’s logged nine tackles in the team’s first two games. As a freshman in 2012 he earned his first career start at nickel back against Savannah State and registered three tackles.
The Skyhawks dominated the Bulldogs last Friday night, holding them to 75 yards total offense.
Bird racked up 47 first half points and didn’t look back, needing just 24 offensive plays to dispatch Wythe.
The 40th edition of the Battle of Chester featured the defending division six state champions in the L.C. Bird Skyhawks, and a young, upstart Thomas Dale squad fresh off of a week zero victory against Cosby. The Skyhawks would dominate the game on both sides of the ball en route to their sixth straight victory against the Knights, 35-6.
Frye, the younger brother of College of Charleston women’s basketball standout Alyssa Frye, has begun to develop into a special teams force for the Hokies. The sophomore has recorded four tackles in team’s first two games, including two tackles against top ranked Alabama.