| Oct 29, 2014
| 3:39 PM
With one game remaining in the Peninsula District regular season, there's an interesting development in the individual statistics: Hampton's Jovonn Quillen is leading the district in rushing.
Why is that interesting? Because Quillen is a quarterback....
| Nov 1, 2014
| 4:34 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Since VHSL reclassification became the law of the land, the Peninsula District no longer awards a trophy to its champions. No matter: Heritage athletic director Dwayne Peters already has plans to add this season’s football...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Usually as the final weekend of Bay Rivers District football regular-season play approaches, there’s lots of talk about playoff scenarios. Discussion centers on the Virginia High School League rating scale, and whether a defeated opponent will or...
| Dec 7, 2014
Gavin Grimm was admittedly an angry child full of mixed emotions, desperately trying to fit in but always coming up short.
"I love science and I used to tell people I was a failed science experiment," the 15-year-old Gloucester High School sophomore...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 5:03 AM
Interested in watching Lafayette (14-0) play Magna Vista (13-1) for the Group 3A football championship at noon on Saturday, either in the stands at Liberty University's Williams Stadium or online. Here's a guide.
- Tickets can be purchased at...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:04 AM
Tabb High's Bryan Moon is one of four student athletes honored statewide by the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame & Museum at their 10th Annual Student-Athlete Achievement Awards Banquet held on Sunday, December 7. The four winners, who will be featured in...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 5:25 PM
Jaason Lewis ran for a 10-yard touchdown in overtime Saturday, giving Ocean Lakes a 30-24 victory over Centreville for the championship at Scott Stadium in Charlottesville.
Centreville had missed a 26-yard field-goal try after the Dolphins...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 3:15 PM
The field was newly lined, the helmets bore nary a scratch, and various cones and pads were strategically placed for the players to run through or around. The only thing missing from Bruton High's first football practice was, well, a football.
| Oct 27, 2014
| 2:38 PM
You'll find plenty of people who will make the point, a darned good one, that 16 teams per region under the current Virginia High School League football playoff setup is too many. Tabb coach Matt Lawson isn't one of them.
In 2007, his Tabb High football...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:28 PM
One of the selling points behind Virginia High School League reclassification was that it would give more teams a chance to play in the postseason. For football, that’s certainly been the case: 61 percent of membership will make the playoffs.
| Oct 15, 2014
| 2:07 PM
Injuries are part of the game, which is why you won’t hear Woodside coach Danny Dodson crying the blues.
“Some seasons,” he said, “you come through healthier than others.”
This season hasn’t been one of them. The...