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Around the Northern Neck District: Jan. 22-Feb. 2

Posted on Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:30 pm


Jan. 22

Varsity Boys Basketball: Washington & Lee 65, Mathews 53; Northumberland 72, Lancaster 63 OT


JV Boys Basketball: Washington & Lee 79, Mathews 15; Northumberland 41, Lancaster 38


Varsity Girls Basketball: St. Gertrude at St. Margaret’s (no report); Mathews 45, Washington & Lee 12; Lancaster 47, Northumberland 23


JV Girls Basketball: St. Gertrude at St. Margaret’s (no report); Mathews 28, Washington & Lee 19; Lancaster 32, Northumberland 27


Jan. 23

Wrestling: Washington & Lee 49, Northumberland 27 (Battle of the Buoy)


Middle School Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach at Lancaster (no report)


Colonial Beach Ladies Bowling League (week 18): Julie Bowman 266,180,599; Deborah Johnson 202,200,192, 594; Pat Jaco 199,192,177,568; Norma Wise 219,539; Peggy Roath 197,523; Billie Mitchem 190,189,514; Paulette Worrell 189,174,512; Diane Cooper 206,175,509; Gae Lombardi 187,170,506; Pauline Husted 183;Sherry White 183; Melissa Bell 183; Joyce Myers 179; Denise Wright 178;  Joan Campion 172; Judy Wells 171.

Team Standings—1st – A.B.Walker; 2nd – Firefly Lawn Care; 3rd – Kevin’s Roofing; 4th – Pearson’s Angels; 5th (tie) – Maxine’s Angels and Denise Renirie,Realtor; 7th – Lighthouse Ladies; 8th – Bay Haven Landscapes; 9th – Budget Blinds;  10th – Northern Neck Elk’s Lodge.


Jan. 24

Girls Basketball: Washington & Lee at Northumberland (moved to Feb. 4) JV-6, Varsity-7:30


Jan. 25

Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach at Rappahannock (moved to Jan. 28), Lancaster at Essex (moved to Jan. 30), Northumberland at Washington & Lee (moved to Feb. 6) JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Girls Basketball: Trinity at St. Margaret’s JV-4:30, Varsity-6 (no report); Essex at Lancaster (moved to Jan. 30), Rappahannock at Colonial Beach (moved to Jan. 28) JV-6, Varsity-7:30


Jan. 26

Wrestling: Lancaster, Washington & Lee at Mathews (cancelled)

Indoor Track: Northumberland at Group A Championship in Lynchburg (no report)

Boys Basketball: Franklin at Colonial Beach (cancelled)


Jan. 28

Varsity Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach 75, Rappahannock 64


Varsity Girls Basketball: Colonial Beach 64, Rappahannock 40


JV Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach 42, Rappahannock 26


JV Girls Basketball: Colonial Beach 32, Rappahannock 16


Wrestling: Duals at Northumberland (cancelled)


Girls Basketball: Washington & Lee at Essex (rescheduled to Feb.1) JV-6, Varsity-7:30


Jan. 29

Varsity Boys Basketball: Lancaster 55, Washington & Lee 39; Rappahannock 60, Northumberland 57


Varsity Girls Basketball: Lancaster 68, Washington & Lee 20; Northumberland 56, Rappahannock 48


JV Boys Basketball: Washington & Lee  30, Lancaster 23; Northumberland 48, Rappahannock 33


JV Girls Basketball: Lancaster 35, Washington & Lee 15; Northumberland 20, Rappahannock 14


Girls Basketball: St. Margaret’s at Covenant (no report); Essex at Colonial Beach (moved to Feb. 6) JV-6, Varsity-7:30


Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach at Essex (moved to Feb. 6) JV-6, Varsity-7:30



Jan. 30

Varsity Boys Basketball: Lancaster 40, Essex 33

JV Boys Basketball: Lancaster 36, Essex 35

Varsity Girls Basketball: Lancaster 55, Essex 45

JV Girls Basketball: Lancaster 34, Essex 24

Wrestling: Northern Neck District Tournament at Washington & Lee—Lancaster wins the district championship scoring 171 points. Washington & Lee followed with 168.5, Northumberland 113 and Essex 92. Teams will advance to the regionals on Feb. 1-2.

Middle School Boys Basketball: Northern Neck District Semifinals—Lancaster defeated Colonial Beach;  Northumberland defeated Montross. Teams advance to the championship on Jan. 31.


Jan. 31

Varsity Girls Basketball: Lancaster 36, Colonial Beach 24; Rappahannock 58, Washington & Lee 20; Northumberland 45, Essex 39

JV Girls Basketball: Lancaster 36, Colonial Beach 35; Northumberland at Essex 30, Northumberland 22; Washington & Lee 31, Rappahannock 19

Middle School Boys Basketball: Northern Neck District Championship—Lancaster 65, Northumberland 50


Feb. 1

Boys Basketball: Washington & Lee 79, Rappahannock 61; Essex 46, Northumberland 44; Lancaster 53, Colonial Beach 45


JV Boys Basketball: Washington & Lee 59, Rappahannock 30; Essex 46, Northumberland 40; Lancaster 39, Colonial Beach 21


Varsity Girls Basketball: Essex 68, Washington & Lee 21


JV Girls Basketball: Essex 31, Washington & Lee 16



Feb. 2

Indoor Track: Northumberland at Central Virginia Last Chance Invite at Ashe Center in Richmond (no report)—Northumberland’s Trinity Bea placed second place in the 1000-meter run; Northumberland’s Rashaunna Carter placed first in the 300-meter run, second in the 55-meter race.


Scholastic Bowl Region A Tournament: Lancaster and Northumberland at Colonial Beach—Northumberland and Lancaster were both eliminated from the state tournament.


Swim: St. Margaret’s at LIS Championship (no report)



District Basketball Standings

(as of Feb. 3, 8 a.m.)


Boys Varsity Basketball

Colonial Beach 13-6, 6-1 W1

Lancaster 15-3, 6-2 W3

Essex 3-9, 3-4 W1

Washington & Lee 8-11, 3-4 W1

Northumberland 10-9, 3-4 L2

Rappahannock 6-10, 1-7 L1


Boys JV Basketball

Washington & Lee 13-4, 7-0 W9

Northumberland 10-6, 4-3 L1

Lancaster 13-3, 4-3 W2

Colonial Beach 10-8, 3-4 L1

Essex 4-6, 3-4 W1

Rappahannock 4-9, 0-7 L8


Girls Varsity Basketball

Lancaster 16-4, 7-1 W6

Colonial Beach 13-6, 5-2 L1

Northumberland 14-4, 5-2 W2

Rappahannock 10-6, 3-5 W1

Essex 7-9, 2-5 W1

Washington & Lee 2-17, 0-7 L12


Girls JV Basketball

Lancaster 10-4, 6-1 W6

Colonial Beach 10-5, 5-2 L1

Northumberland 6-10, 3-4 L1

Essex 5-8, 4-3 W2

Washington & Lee 6-8, 3-4 L1

Rappahannock 0-11, 0-7 L11



Feb. 4

Girls Basketball: Washington & Lee at Northumberland JV-6, Varsity-7:30


Feb. 5

Girls Basketball: St. Margaret’s at Steward JV-4, Varsity-5:30; Rappahannock at Essex, Lancaster at Northumberland, Washington & Lee at Colonial Beach JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach at Washington & Lee, Essex at Rappahannock, Northumberland at Lancaster, JV-6, Varsity-7:30


Feb. 6

Girls Basketball: Northumberland at Washington & Lee; Essex at Colonial Beach JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach at Essex JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Middle School Boys Basketball: Northern Neck District Semifinals (#1 and #2 seeds will host games, winners will play Jan. 30) 4:30


Feb. 7

Girls Basketball: Essex at Washington & Lee, Colonial Beach at Northumberland, Rappahannock at Lancaster, JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Boys Basketball: Washington & Lee at Essex, JV-6, Varsity-7:30





Beginning Feb. 1, the Richmond County Little League organization will start signups for the upcoming season. Registrations will be held on Feb. 1 and Feb. 8 from 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. each day. Online registration can also be done online at www.eteamz.com/richmondcounty. The league is open to any child between the ages of 4-18 whose parents or guardians reside in the Richmond County boundaries. Parents or legal guardians must have with a current drivers license; an original or state certified copy of your child’s birth certificate (will be viewed and returned at registration); and three proofs of residency at registration. For more information call 804-333-5105.



Youth Basketball will be held at Colonial Beach High School from now through Feb. 9 every Saturday from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Contact 540-220-3363 for information.


On Feb. 2, the Washington & Lee volleyball program will be hosting a youth volleyball camp for girls 8 years of age and up at Washington & Lee High School from 9:30-11:30 a.m.  All those attending, please come with athletic wear, tennis shoes, and a smile on your face. The camp will be based on the fundamentals of volleyball.  Come out and be ready to have fun and learn volleyball skills with the Lady Eagles Volleyball Team. There is no cost for the camp, but donations to help the W&L Volleyball Team attend a team camp in July will be accepted at the registration table. Drew Hutt may be contacted at 804-493-8015 or at huttwa@wmlcps.org any questions or concerns about the camp.


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. $


The Area 28 Special Olympics organization is in is in search of of athletes to join its organization for the annual Region Basketball Tournament at Northumberland High School on Feb. 9 starting at 9 a.m. Visit Area 28 on Facebook or call 804-761-3206 if you have questions, wish to participate or volunteer.


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 (mstevenson1@nucps.net) at Northumberland High School.


On Feb. 25, the Colonial Beach PTA group will be hosting the Harlem Wizards at 7 p.m. The game will be played at the high school gymnasium.


On March 9 at 5 p.m., members of the Washington & Lee High School Athletics Department in partnership with and Westmoreland County Relay For Life Team Mission Impossible are teaming up to bring four straight basketball games featuring area standout mens’ basketball players from some of the 1970s and 1980s.



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 nnnsports@lcs.net, 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 nnnsports@lcs.net, 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