| Jun 6, 2012
| 9:46 AM
YORK — — There's a laid-back cool about York High quarterback Alex Johnston that starts with the facial hair and long curly brown locks. They complement the no-worries demeanor.
If those traits don't remind you of 1970s quarterbacking icon...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Hunch: If Chiraag Shetty plays to his usual standard Thursday on Virginia Tech's courts, he'll become the Bay Rivers District's first boys Group AA tennis singles champion since Grafton's Yakov Diskin in 2004-06.
I researched tennisrecruiting.net, a...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 11:05 AM
When it comes to personal goals, Derrick Green doesn't want much — 3,000 yards rushing in a single season will do just fine.
Even suggesting such a lofty mark might seem absurd for most high school running backs, but Green isn't your run-of-the-...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:46 PM
She was No. 2 on her team, but she's been No. 1 in an area including more than two states.
That's the saga of Maureen Slattery, who recently completed her junior year at Hampton Roads Academy and is the Daily Press girls tennis Player of the Year based...
| 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...
| 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,...
| 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 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 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.