| Apr 14, 2015
| 2:42 PM
In the Virginia High School League’s latest attendance figures, Alexandria’s T.C. Williams High had 3,183 students. Which, according to the latest census, is a larger number than 150 of the commonwealth’s towns.
On the other end of the...
| Apr 3, 2015
| 3:58 PM
Editor's note: "DP Buzz is an interactive feature of the Daily Press Opinion Page. We email weekly questions on issues and topics affecting Peninsula-area citizens. Each week, subscribers can choose whether to weigh in or not with a short answer. Here...
| Mar 29, 2015
Not bad for a girl who didn't start running until her freshman year because of a severe case of bronchitis.
Tori Ray said she always wanted to run, but couldn't.
"I had to be on a machine," she said of the illness. "I used to get tired, coughing and...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 12:07 PM
Three Bay Rivers District girls basketball players were named to the Virginia High School League teams named on Monday: Poquoson's Sarah Davis, Warhill's Kasey Grainer and Smithfield's Shannen Atkinson.
Atkinson (17 points per game, 12.8 rebounds per...
| Mar 21, 2015
| 9:00 PM
One of the benefits of VHSL reclassification, at least supposedly, was that more teams would have a chance at making the postseason. Tell that to the girls soccer teams from the Peninsula District.
None made it past their conference semifinal round...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 1:54 PM
York High center Eric Harp has been named to the Group 3A All-State boys basketball second teams by the Virginia High School League and the Virginia High School Coaches Association.
Harp, a 6-foot-8 senior who will play baseball at Longwood University,...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 11:49 PM
Norcom defeated King’s Fork 52-40 for the state Group 4A championship at VCU’s Siegel Center, taking its fourth VHSL title in six years. The Greyhounds took a 32-23 lead by outscoring the Bulldogs 13-4 in the third quarter...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 9:17 PM
Westfield edged Landstown 64-60 Friday in a three-overtime marathon at VCU’s Siegel Center to advance to the state Group 6A championship game.
The Bulldogs, from Northern Virginia, earned their 25th consecutive win. Patrick...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 11:42 PM
6:30 a.m. Golf: Tshwane Open third round (in Pretoria, South Africa).--Golf
8:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Queens Park at Crystal Palace.--NBCSN
9 a.m. Exhibition baseball: Tampa Bay vs. Philadelphia (d.).--MLB Net.
9 a.m. ...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 7:16 PM
VIRGINIA BEACH — On paper, Norview's lineup wasn't significantly bigger than Hampton's. But on the floor, the Pilots seemed to have LaMarcus Aldridge and DeAndre Jordan on the back line.
Norview dominated the Crabbers, particularly in the paint,...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 5:13 PM
YORK — Before the Virginia High School League’s realignment, regional tournament success and state tournament berths were routine for the boys and girls basketball teams at Grafton High. This year, it would take a string of upsets in next...