Around the District: Dec. 16-23
Varsity Boys Basketball: King George 66, Washington & Lee 33; King William 43, Lancaster 40
JV Boys Basketball: King George 33, Washington & Lee 31; Lancaster 40, King William 31
Varsity Girls Basketball: King George 51, Washington & Lee 19; Lancaster 67, King William 29; Colonial Beach 37, West Point 19
JV Girls Basketball: King George at Washington & Lee (no report); Lancaster 32, King William 17; Colonial Beach 22, West Point 13
Scholastic Bowl at Northumberland—The season ended with Lancaster being crowned the Northern Neck District Regular Season Champions with a record of 9-1. Round 9: Lancaster 205, Northumberland 180 and Washington & Lee 155; Essex 165, Colonial Beach 125 and Rappahannock 70. Round 10: Lancaster 255, Northumberland and Washington & Lee 190; Essex 110, Colonial beach 85 and Rappahannock 60.
On Jan. 16 at 5:30 p.m., the top four schools with the best record will compete in the Northern Neck District Scholastic Bowl Tournament held at Colonial Beach High School on January 16 at 5:30 p.m. In the first round of play, top seeded Lancaster (9-1) will compete against fourth-seeded Essex (4-6), and second-seeded Rappahannock (6-4) will face off with third seeded Northumberland (6-4). The winner of each of those matches will move on to the final round. The winner of the final round will go to the Regional Competition with Lancaster. If Lancaster wins the tournament, then the team that opposes them in the final round will go to the regional tournament as well.
Varsity Girls Basketball: Essex 60, King William 42; St. Margaret’s 43, Washington & Lee 24; Rappahannock 57, King & Queen 20; Lancaster 63, Middlesex 28; Liberty 47, Colonial Beach 44 OT
JV Girls Basketball: Essex 28, King William 26; Washington & Lee 35, St. Margaret’s 13; Middlesex 42, Lancaster 34; Liberty 23, Colonial Beach 15
Varsity Boys Basketball: King William 46, Essex 26; Rappahannock 65, King & Queen 54; Lancaster 73, Middlesex 55; Liberty 69, Colonial Beach 65 OT
JV Boys Basketball: Essex 44, King William 18; Rappahannock 41, King & Queen 32; Lancaster 48, Middlesex 36; Colonial Beach 48, Liberty 46
Quinton Oaks Men’s Golf Association: Closest to the Pin- Hole 3: Wayne Oliff Hole 8: Terry Brueser Hole 12: Ray Herron Hole 17: Judd Richards; First Flight – 1st Place: Phil Gates 2nd Place: (tie) Bobby Albrite, Ray Wiersma, Terry Brueser & Jake Russell; Second Flight – 1st Place: Ray Herron 2nd Place: Norman Hammer 3rd Place: Bruce Berry 4th Place: (tie) Larry Lumley & Dick Andersen
Colonial Beach Ladies Bowling League (week of 15): Pat Jaco 185,180,170,535; Ruth Martin 185,519; Billie Mitchem 199,184,518; Denise Wright 204,509; Pauline Husted 191,501; Denise Renirie 200; Paulette Worrell 171; Julie Bowman 181; Diane Graber 181; Sun Na Buffington 179; Judy Wells 175; Barbara Gatto 173; Joyce Myers 173.
Team Standings: 1st – Firefly Lawn Care; 2nd – A.B. Walker; 3rd – Pearson’s Angels; 4th – Denise Renirie, Realtor; 5th – Budget Blinds; 6th – Kevin’s Roofing; 7th – Maxine’s Angels; 8th -Lighthouse Ladies; 9th – Bay Haven Landscapes; 10th – Northern Neck Elk’s Lodge.
Wrestling: Northumberland 42 at Middlesex 42
Wrestling: Washington & Lee defeated Matthews 48-31 and King William 40-37. Josh Whitfield, Sergei Minor, Moses Oviedo, James Snider, Same McGill, Jose Chipres and Markeyse Thompson each had wins against Mathews. Raskey Dejesus, Luis Chipres, Jesse Garcia, Gabe Loesel, Thompson, McGill and Minor also had wins against King William.
Middle School Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach at Richmond Co. (no report)
Varsity Girls Basketball: Essex 43, West Point 40; Colonial Beach 45, King & Queen 19 (rescheduled from Dec. 20)
JV Girls Basketball: West Point 29, Essex 28
Varsity Boys Basketball: West Point 58, Essex 45
JV Boys Basketball: West Point 36, Essex 30
Girls Basketball: Mathews at Washington & Lee (no report), Middlesex at Rappahannock (no report)
JV Girls Basketball: Mathews at Washington & Lee (no report), Colonial Beach 45, King & Queen 19; Middlesex at Rappahannock (no report)
Boys Basketball: Mathews 83, Washington & Lee 80; Colonial Beach 74, King & Queen 40; Middlesex 59, Rappahannock 49
JV Boys Basketball: Washington & Lee 45, Mathews 28; Colonial Beach 49, King & Queen 32; Middlesex 49, Rappahannock 27
Varsity Girls Basketball: Christchurch at St. Margaret’s (no report)
Varsity Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach 74, Franklin 51
JV Boys Basketball: Franklin 52, Colonial Beach 39
Varsity Girls Basketball: Lancaster at Lloyd C. Bird (Tournament), Essex at Caroline Christmas Tournament
Varsity Boys Basketball: Essex at Surry Christmas Tournament; Northumberland at Kettle Run; Franklin at Colonial Beach
JV Boys Basketball: Franklin at Colonial Beach 6
Varsity Girls Basketball: Lancaster at Lloyd C. Bird (Tournament) 3 p.m., Essex Varsity at Caroline Christmas Tournament 5 p.m., Rappahannock at Washington & Lee 6 p.m.
Varsity Boys Basketball: Northumberland at Kettle Run, Rappahannock at Washington & Lee, Essex Varsity at Surry Christmas Tournament
District Basketball Standings
(as of Dec. 23, 8 a.m.)
Colonial Beach 6-4
Colonial Beach 8-3
Colonial Beach 6-3
Colonial Beach 5-3
Girls Basketball: Lancaster at Lloyd C. Bird (Tournament) 3 p.m.
Boys Basketball: Essex Varsity at Surry Christmas Tournament 6; Northumberland at Kettle Run TBA; Franklin at Colonial Beach JV-6, Varsity-7:30 (rescheduled to Jan. 26)
Girls Basketball: Essex Varsity at Caroline Christmas Tournament 5
Girls Basketball: Lancaster at Bruton (Tournament) 3 p.m., Essex Varsity at Caroline Christmas Tournament TBD
Boys Basketball: Northumberland at Kettle Run TBD
Basketball: Essex Varsity at Surry Christmas Tournament 6; Rappahannock at Washington & Lee, Girls-6, Boys-8 (GEBC Classic)
Wrestling: Northumberland at King William Tri-duals TBA
Youth Basketball will be held at Colonial Beach High School starting Jan. 5 through Feb. 9, 2013 every Saturday from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Registration begins Dec. 15 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. and Jan 5 from 7-8 a.m. Cost is $25 per child $45 for two and 3 or more $55. Contact 540-220-3363 for information.
Northern Neck Wrestling Club is currently enrolling for wrestling for all Northern Neck kids grades 1-8. Training is held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings and the season runs through March. You can visit us during practice and register at the NNWC facility located on Dodlyt Rd. just behind the old Northumberland High School from 6:00 – 7:30 pm Tuesday and Thursday nights. For more information contact Steven Hanks at (804) 370-2191 or stop by the Club on Tuesday or Thursday evening between 6 to 7:30 p.m. $
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 “Collegiate and Professional Athletes” page. 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