| Oct 29, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia quarterback David Watford considers his Clemson counterpart, Tajh Boyd, a mentor and friend, hardly a surprise given their shared position, roots and demeanor. But Saturday's clash between the Cavaliers and Tigers will be only the second time these Peninsula products have competed on the same field.
| Nov 11, 2010
| 6:52 AM
Blame Curt Newsome if you're a Crabber. Thank him if you're a Phantom.
Newsome coached the only two football teams that beat Hampton High from September 1995 to Thanksgiving 1999.
He played on Phoebus' first varsity team, returned as an assistant and...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 6:42 AM
We celebrate milestone birthdays and anniversaries. We strive for milestone GPAs and salaries.
But nothing does milestones like sports.
Some are seasonal, others career. But the numbers are indelible.
Baseball's 3,000 hits, football's 2,000 yards and...
| May 19, 2013
The rejections stung, sure. They always do. But Ronald Curry had overcome far more, and a few job interviews that didn't pan out weren't about to discourage him.
"Everything happens for a reason," he said Friday afternoon. "That's how I've always...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 1:17 PM
Rodney Bullock, Kecoughtan, sophomore.
After growing a couple inches during the off-season to 6-foot-7, Bullock was even more dominant as an inside-outside threat. He finished the season averaging 18.2 points, 10 rebounds and four...