| Jun 25, 2013
Soon after his family moved from Northern Virginia during his middle-school years, the quiet, laid-back Jake Fields stepped into a school with a strong tennis tradition and made it stronger.
His place in Menchville record books will be indelible. Out of...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 3:35 PM
For an instant it appeared Anthony Honey, one of York High's fastest football players, was about to break to daylight on a second quarter kickoff return. A roar began to rise from a York crowd in desperate need of something to cheer about.
| May 22, 2013
| 7:05 PM
In a seemingly annual rite of spring, the Jamestown High boys and girls tennis teams ensured themselves of state berths with Region I semifinal victories Wednesday.
The Eagles won't have any company from the Bay Rivers District, though.
| Nov 14, 2011
| 2:26 PM
The Bay Rivers District advanced five schools to this week's Region I football playoff semifinals and is assured of at least one finalist: the winner of the Poquoson-York game in Division 3. Any other Bay Rivers District team to reach the finals must...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 8:35 PM
Few understand what a wild, and long, ride the Region I basketball tournament can be as well as Lafayette High senior John Fitchett. A year ago, Fitchett scored 28 points following a two-hour bus ride to Culpeper County, where the No. 6-seeded Rams pulled...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 8:05 PM
The game of the year in Region I, and perhaps all of state Group AA Division 3 is a go. York High remained unbeaten and earned a spot in the Division 3 Region I final with a 35-22 victory over defending state champion Poquoson in a semifinal on Friday...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:25 AM
You're not likely to find a York High football player who considers practicing on Thanksgiving morning an inconvenience. The Falcons (11-0) are, after all, are preparing for a Region I Division 3 championship game meeting with James Monroe (11-0) on...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 1:25 PM
Bailey Field has been the mecca of York County high school football for decades. Tabb upset AAA power Hampton there in 1988, but saw its unbeaten season end when York upset it in the regional championship game two months later.
Tabb won a state title...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 4:42 PM
REGION I DIVISION 4
No. 3 WARHILL (7-4) at No. 2 COURTLAND (7-3)
WHEN: 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Courtland High, Fredericksburg.
THE BUZZ: The Warhill joy ride continued last week with a 21-15 win over Jamestown in the program's first ever playoff game. And...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 1:29 PM
At Lafayette High, the coaches like to say that everything in the Wing-T offense begins with the fullback. And with Will Capers at fullback the past two seasons, the Rams' Wing-T has gone a long way.
Capers, a 5-foot-11, 202-pound senior, has run for 1,...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 2:31 PM
To some, the Region I football playoff format that includes 12 of 23 schools strikes some as similar to modern youth baseball: everybody gets a trophy. On the other hand, it gives players incentive many would not have in late-October and fans lots to talk...