Around the Northern Neck: Oct. 9-Oct. 15
Volleyball: Washington & Lee 3 at Colonial Beach 0—25-22, 25-15, 25-21. Colonial Beach’s Rachel Allison and McKenzie Conway tied each with three kills, followed by Billie Gould and Allison tied each with three aces, Conway with five assists, Gould with four digs and Conway with 13 saves. Washington & Lee’s Victoria Minor led the team with five kills, followed by Haley Balderson with six aces, Tori Swann with a block, Amanda Grimm and Balderson tied each with four assists, Tamara Tate had 10 digs and five saves.
Volleyball: Essex 0 at Rappahannock 3—25-14, 25-21 and 25-20. Rappahannock’s Katelin Hamilton and Brandi Mulvena both were perfect from servicing. Mulvena had an ace, 10 kills and two saves, and Hamilton had an ace and three saves. Carlie Clark had three aces, 12 assists, two kills, two saves and two blocks; Kelsey Berhalter had an ace to go along with six kills; and Hallie Berger had four aces, four kills, 10 assists and two saves.
Volleyball: Lancaster 2 at Northumberland 3—23-25, 25-18, 26-24, 21-25 and 8-15. Lancaster’s Skylar Kellum led the team with 15 kills, followed by Lori Smith had five aces and 18 assists, July Traylor and Carli Hanback tied each with two blocks, Traylor also had 10 digs and 22 saves.
JV Volleyball: Essex 2 at Rappahannock 1—25-23, 23-25 and 5-15, Washington & Lee 2 at Colonial Beach 1—24-8, 24-26, 15-7, Lancaster 0 at Northumberland 2, Trinity at St. Margaret’s
Middle School Girls Basketball: Montross at Colonial Beach
Quinton Oaks Men’s League: Closest to the Pin- Hole 3: Bob McNally Hole 8: Ray Jones Hole 12: Ellis Schlossnagle Hole 17: Don Bradley; First Flight – 1st Place: (tie) David Mitchell & Ray Jones 2nd Place: Wayne Oliff 3rd Place: Judd Richards; Second Flight – 1st Place: Bob McNally 2nd Place: (tie) Jim Hanline & Chuck Dunnington 3rd Place: Ellis Schlossnagle
Colonial Beach Ladies Bowling League (Week 6): Ruth Martin 196,195 172,563; Peggy Roath 186,179,533; Billie Mitchem 179,179,175,533; Sol Russell 181,173,170,524; Penny Young 181,513; Paulette Worrell 191,502; Diane Cooper 178,502; Mary Norton 222; Joanne Verdin 187; Deborah Johnson 179,177; Gloria Fowler 178;Denise Renirie 176; Diane Graber 171.
Team Standings—1st – A.B.Walker; 2nd(tie) – Pearson’s Angels & Firefly Lawn Care; 4th(tie) -Lighthouse Ladies & Kevin’s Roofing; 6th – Denise Renirie, Realtor; 7th – Maxine’s Angels; 8th(tie) – Northern Neck Elk’s Lodge & Bay Haven Landscapes; 10th - Budget Blinds.
Middle School Girls Basketball: Montross 22 at Colonial Beach 46
Golf: The golf season ended with one team and five qualifiers from the Northern Neck District competing in the Virginia High School League Group A Golf Championship.
On Oct. 9, the two-day tournament ended with Essex placing seventh behind state champion William Monroe. The champs scored 491 and Essex had 518.
Individually, Rappahannock’s Dylan Dunn had the lowest score among golfers from the Northern Neck District and Region A with 124 in 19th place out of 72.
He was followed by the following individual’s: Lancaster’s Colton Hayden placed 24th with 126, Essex’s Ryan Baughan and Larkin Gross tied for 26th with 127, Lancaster’s Alex Nelson placed 34th with 130, Essex’s Patrick Francis placed 38th with 132, Carter Mogran placed 41st with 133 and Daniel Clarke placed 47th with 137, Northumberland’s Matthew Harris placed 49th with 139, Rappahannock’s Chance Herbert placed 64th with 149 and Essex’s Nick Wind placed 68th with 151.
JV Football: Northumberland 6 at Washington & Lee 60; Lancaster 6 at Rappahannock 14, Essex 7 at Colonial Beach 14
Quinton Oaks Ladies’ Golf Association: 1st-Su Schmalz, Sue Sellman and Joyce Warfield; 2nd-Darlene Bean, Cheryl Rembisz and Carol Davis; and 3rd-Linda Richards, Faith McDermott and Jean Lee
Volleyball: Colonial Beach 0 at Lancaster 3—14-25, 12-25 and 14-25. Colonial Beach’s Rachel Allison led the team with five kills, McKenzie Conway with three aces, Allison and Conway each tied with a block, Brooke Payne and Conway tied each with two assists, Kora Herrod with two digs, and Allison with seven saves. Lancaster’s Skylar Kellum led the team with eight kills, followed by Brooke Hudnall with six aces and six saves, Carli Hanibac had a block and 10 assists, and Brittany Jones had two digs.
Volleyball: Washington & Lee 2 at Essex 3—16-25, 17-25, 26-24, 25-22, 10-15. W&L’s Alexa Weeks led the team with eight kills and five blocks, followed by Haley Balderson with four aces, Amanda Grimm with 11 assists, and Zoe Davis with nine digs and 17 saves.
Volleyball: Rappahannock 0 at Northumberland 3—23-25, 23-25 and 16-25. Rappahannock’s Katelin Hamilton had a perfect service on the night to go along with two aces and a save; Brandi Mulvena had four kills and two aces; Kelsey Berhalter had eight kills and three aces; Hallie Berger had nine assists and a kill, save and a block; Carlie Clark had two kills and eight assists.
JV Volleyball: Washington & Lee 2 at Essex 0; Rappahannock 2 at Northumberland 1; and Colonial Beach 0 at Lancaster 2
Middle School Girls Basketball: Montross (L) at Lancaster (W)—Score not reported, Northumberland 13 at Colonial Beach 30
Varsity Football: Washington & Lee 27 at Northumberland 6, Rappahannock 21 at Lancaster 36, and Colonial Beach 8 at Essex 47
Field Hockey: Northumberland at Northampton (D.H.) TBA, Lancaster at St. Margaret’s
Rappahannock River Youth Football League: PW—Westmoreland 30, Caroline 0; JV—Caroline 36, Northumberland 13; and Varsity—Northumberland 28, Caroline 0
Middle School Girls Basketball: Colonial Beach 41 at King George 47
River Lanes and Grill
Fall League (Week 6)—Monday Night Deadwoods: 1- Hit Da Headpin, 2-GIFFL and 3-Herd of Turtles; Tuesday Night Party Animals: 1-Basket Case, 2-Balls of Fire and 3-The Gang; Wednesday Night Humpday Humdingers: 1-Dunn’s Auto, 2-The Beaches and 3-Gutter Crew; Thursday Wild Thangs: 1-Team 3, 2-K&M and 3-Team 4; Friday Night Incredibowlers: 1-Senior Adventure, 2-Main St. Chevron and 3-Team 4; Saturday Youth/Bantam: 1-Team 4, 2-Team 1 and 3-Team 2; and Saturday Juniors: 1-Team 4, 2-Team 5 and 3-Team 2.
Scratch Game Scores (as of Week 6)
Game: David Dodson 258 (Men), Brigitte Drake 205 (Women), David Via 187 (senior men), Phyllis Gootee 157 (senior women), Robert Thacker 91 (bantam) and Devontay Williams 102 (Juniors); Series: Don Powell 625 (Men) and Tina Lyons 550 (Women), David Via 504 (senior men), Phyllis Gootee 466 (senior women), Robert Thacker 159 (bantam) and Devontay Williams 239 (Juniors)
Scratch Game Scores (on the season)
Game: Don Powell 266 (Men), Bridgitte Drake 245 (Women), David Via 212 (senior men), Phyllis Gootee 204 (senior women), Emma Thacker 108 (bantam) and Hezikia Williams 114 (Juniors); Series: Don Powell 728 (Men) and Brigitte Drake 611 (Women), Fred Attridge 592 (senior men), Phyllis Gootee 547 (senior women), Emma Thacker 201 (bantam) and Devontay Williams 276 (Juniors)
Scores & results for each week’s issue of the newspaper may be submitted as soon as possible via fax 804-333-6397 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and/or no later than 8 a.m. on Monday mornings.
JV Football: Essex at Lancaster; Northumberland at Colonial Beach; Rappahannock at Washington & Lee, 6:30 p.m.
Cross Country: Washington & Lee A-Team at FLS All-Area; Northumberland at West Point; Washington & Lee B-Team, Mathews at Essex 5 p.m.
Middle School Girls Basketball: Montross at King George 4:30 p.m.
Volleyball: Essex at Northumberland; Colonial Beach at Rappahannock; and Lancaster at Washington & Lee, JV-6 p.m., VAR-7 p.m.
Middle School Girls Basketball: Lancaster at Northumberland, Colonial Beach at Richmond County 4:30 p.m.
Field Hockey: Christchurch at Northumberland VAR-6 p.m.
Middle School Soccer: Northumberland at Lancaster 4:30 p.m.
Varsity Football: Lancaster at Essex; Colonial Beach at Northumberland; and Washington & Lee at Rappahannock, 7 p.m.
Field Hockey: Steward at St. Margaret’s 4:30 p.m.
Field Hockey: Wakefield at St. Margaret’s Varsity 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., JV at 12:30 p.m.
Volleyball: Colonial Beach at Quantico, 5 p.m.
Volleyball: Washington & Lee at Northumberland; and Lancaster at Rappahannock, JV-6p.m., VAR-7 p.m.; Steward at St. Margaret’s, JV-4 p.m., Varsity- 5:30 p.m.
Field Hockey: Lancaster at Northumberland, 5:30 p.m.
Cheer: Northern Neck District Sideline Cheer Competition at King William High School 7 p.m.
JV Football: Washington & Lee at Essex; Colonial Beach at Lancaster; and Rappahannock at Northumberland, 6:30 p.m.
Cross Country: Northern Neck District Meet at Washington & Lee, TBD
Volleyball: Colonial Beach at Essex at Colonial Beach, JV- 6 p.m., VAR-7 p.m.
The week of October 15-19 is Homecoming Week at Rappahannock High School! To cap off the week’s festivities there will be a Pregame Barbecue from 6-8 pm on Friday, October 19th before the Raiders take on Washington and Lee High School in their homecoming football game. The Pregame Barbecue will feature a plate of smoked pulled pork, cole slaw, baked beans, and a roll for only $7 a person and will take place in the behind the press box of the football stadium. Raider apparel will also be available for sale during the game.
Northern Neck Wrestling Club will be holding open enrollment for regular season on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the month of October. Enrollment will be held at the Club located on Dodlyt Road from 7:30-8:30 p.m. Regular season be run from November through March and is open for grades 1st through 8th. For more information, please call Steven Hanks at 804-370-2191 or follow us on Facebook.
The Virginia High School League Executive Committee approved emergency legislation by a 23-3 vote to immediately move to a six-classification group structure effective with the 2013-14 school year. Currently the league has a three-classification group.
Booster Club: The Northumberland High School Athletic Booster Club is currently accepting applications for membership for the 2012-2013 season. This year the Boosters are offering 10 different membership options, in hopes to accommodate a wide range of students, parents and community members. All those interested in joining or renewing their membership for the 2011-2012 season should contact Michael Stevenson (email@example.com) at Northumberland High School.
If you have a student who attends school in the Northern Neck District and should be considered for “On the Rise,” a feature story series to recognize students excelling in academics and on the playing field, e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, fax 804-333-0033 or write to Northern Neck News Attn: Sports Desk 132 Court Circle or P.O. Box 8 Warsaw, Va. 22572. Please include subject as “rnn” provide name of student, contact information and in less than 300 words why you think he or she is newsworthy. Please no phone calls.
Check out our list of Northern Neck District Standouts playing in college and professionally online. Search in the top corner of our web site “Northern Neck standouts on the next level.” If there is a standout missing on this list that should be considered, e-mail email@example.com, fax 804-333-0033 or write to Northern Neck News Attn: Sports Desk. Please provide name of student, what high school they graduated from and the college they attend. Please no phone calls.
Check out all of other newspapers for coverage of Northern Neck District Teams: Westmoreland News: www.westmorelandnews.net, Northern Neck News: www.northernnecknews.com and Northumberland Echo: www.northumberlandecho.com
(as of Oct. 16, 8 a.m.)
Essex 7-0, 2-0
Washington & Lee 5-2, 2-0
Rappahannock 4-3, 1-1
Lancaster 4-3, 1-1
Colonial Beach 3-4, 0-2
Northumberland 1-6, 0-2
Rappahannock 7-0, 5-1
Essex 5-3, 3-3
Northumberland 5-3, 5-1
Lancaster 8-2, 4-2
Washington & Lee 3-7, 1-5
Colonial Beach 0-11, 0-6
Colonial Beach 7-1, 3-0
Essex 5-2, 3-3
Northumberland 2-3, 0-2
Washington & Lee 4-6, 2-2
Lancaster 2-5, 0-2
Rappahannock 1-5, 1-1
Rappahannock 7-0, 2-0
Essex 8-1, 2-0
Northumberland 5-2, 1-1
Lancaster 6-2, 1-1
Washington & Lee 3-6, 0-2
Colonial Beach 2-8, 0-2
Northumberland (JV) 0-4-1
Semipro Football (Mason Dixon Football League)
Northern Neck Rivermen 4-4—Rivermen advance to MDFL Playoffs. Details TBA