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Friday, December 28, 2018

HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT CENTRAL

Here's your guide to all the basketball action over Winter Break 2018-19! Bookmark this page to come back for scores, updated brackets/schedules, and more!

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24th Times-Dispatch Invitational Tournament

BOYS:

First Round (Wednesday 12/19):

Game 1: Huguenot 88, Trinity Episcopal 85
Game 2: Armstrong 68, St. Christopher's 62
Game 3: Collegiate 55, Douglas Freeman 53
Game 4: Highland Springs 73, George Wythe 43

Semifinal Round (Thursday 12/20 at Hanover High School):

Game 5: Trinity Episcopal 55, St. Christopher's 48
Game 6: Douglas Freeman 71, George Wythe 55
Game 7: Huguenot 75, Armstrong 60
Game 8: Collegiate 60, Highland Springs 55

Championship Round (Friday 12/21 at Hanover High School):

7th Place Game, George Wythe 62, St. Christopher's 57
5th Place Game, Trinity Episcopal 70, Douglas Freeman 67
3rd Place Game, Highland Springs 86, Armstrong 78
Championship, Collegiate 63, Huguenot 43

GIRLS:

First Round (Wednesday 12/19):

Game 1: Trinity Episcopal 66, Hanover 27
Game 2: Cosby 93, Hermitage 27
Game 3: Monacan 72, Varina 48
Game 4: Highland Springs 54, Steward 25

Semifinal Round (Thursday 12/20 at Hanover High School):

Game 5: Hanover 61, Hermitage 39
Game 6: Varina 53, Steward 38
Game 7: Trinity Episcopal 76, Cosby 64
Game 8: Monacan 59, Highland Springs 53 (OT)

Championship Round (Friday 12/21 at Hanover High School):

7th Place Game, Steward 50, Hermitage 38
5th Place Game, Varina 51, Hanover 46
3rd Place Game, Highland Springs 63, Cosby 52
Championship, Trinity Episcopal 87, Monacan 55

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Glen Allen Boys Invitational (Non-Tournament Format):

Thursday 12/20:

Matoaca 87, Powhatan 56
Midlothian 59, Glen Allen 57

Friday 12/21:

Matoaca 74, Midlothian 48
Glen Allen 62, Powhatan 42

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J.R. Tucker Tiger Holiday Classic:

Semifinals (Wednesday 12/19):

Henrico 81, Dinwiddie 67
J.R. Tucker 55, Clover Hill 52

Championship (Thursday 12/20):

Henrico 74, J.R. Tucker 39

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Emerald Coast 16 (North Florida State College, Niceville, FL)

Thursday 12/20:

Bishop O'Connell 64, John Marshall 63

Friday 12/21:

Sophie B. Wright (LA) 54, John Marshall 53

Saturday 12/22:

John Marshall 56, Sidney Lanier 47

Tournament of Champions Holiday Classic (Wheeler HS, Marietta, GA)

First Round (Thursday 12/27):

John Marshall 60, Johnson-Savannah (GA) 53

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Henrico Holiday Hoops (Henrico High School):

First Round (Wednesday 12/26):

Game 1: Henrico 78, TC Williams 76
Game 2: Hermitage 66, Thomas Dale 62
Game 3: Pikesville (MD) 51, Deep Run 49
Game 4: Atlee 74, Monacan 60

Semifinal Round (Thursday 12/27):

Game 5: TC Williams 96, Thomas Dale 75
Game 6: Monacan 80, Deep Run 61
Game 7: Henrico 69, Hermitage 49
Game 8: Atlee 64, Pikesville (MD) 52

Championship Round (Friday 12/28):

7th Place Game: Deep Run 73, Thomas Dale 69
5th Place Game: Monacan 72, T.C. Williams 59
3rd Place Game: Pikesville (MD) 62, Hermitage 57
Championship: Henrico 65, Atlee 53

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The Southerner Classic (Lee-Davis High School):

NOTES: Tickets are $6 for each day of the tournament, good for all four games on a day. No advance sales. Semifinals will be heard live online on the RVA Sports Network.

Semfinal Round (Thursday 12/27):

Girls Game 1: Colonial Heights 60, King William 39
Boys Game 1: Caroline 71, Colonial Heights 66
Girls Game 2: Lee-Davis 41, North Stafford 28
Boys Game 2: Lee-Davis 80, Cosby 62

Championship Round (Friday 12/28):

Girls 3rd Place Game: King William 52, North Stafford 45
Boys 3rd Place Game: Colonial Heights 50, Cosby 46
Girls Championship: Lee-Davis 47, Colonial Heights 40
Boys Championship: Caroline 78, Lee-Davis 77

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Benedictine Capital City Classic (Benedictine High School):

Quarterfinal Round (Thursday 12/27):

Game 1: Miller School 53, Potomac 46
Game 2: Archbishop Ryan 59, Trinity Episcopal 52
Game 3: Mount St. Joe's d. Walsingham Academy
Game 4: Gerstell 70, Benedictine 67

Semifinal Round (Friday 12/28):

Trinity Episcopal 72, Walsingham Academy 59
Potomac School 43, Benedictine 37
Mount St. Joe's 73, Archbishop Ryan 47
Miller School 61, Gerstell 32

Championship Round (Saturday 12/29):

7th Place Game, 1pm
5th Place Game, 2:45pm
3rd Place Game, 4:30pm
Championship, 6:15pm

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Douglas Freeman Holiday Bash (Douglas Freeman High School):

BOYS (Tournament Format):

Semifinal Round (Thursday 12/27):

Douglas Freeman 72, Patrick Henry 50
James River d. Hanover

Championship Round (Friday 12/28):

Patrick Henry vs Hanover, 1pm
Douglas Freeman 58, James River 56

GIRLS (Classic Format):

Thursday 12/27:

Powhatan 59, Douglas Freeman 31

Friday 12/28:

Patrick Henry 52, Powhatan 41

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Tri-Cities Holiday Classic (Petersburg High School):

First Round (Thursday 12/27):

Game 1: St. Christopher's 63, Salem 45
Game 2: Petersburg 79, Thomas Jefferson 68
Game 3: Prince George 57, Carmel School 38
Game 4: Hopewell 67, Freedom 57

Semifinal Round (Friday 12/28):

Thomas Jefferson 64, Salem 47
Carmel School 65, Freedom 61
Petersburg 58, St. Christopher's 37
Prince George 55, Hopewell 53 (OT)

Championship Round (Saturday 12/29):

Salem vs. Freedom, 2pm
Carmel School vs. Thomas Jefferson, 3:45pm
St. Christopher's vs. Hopewell, 5:30pm
Petersburg vs. Prince George, 7:15pm

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Lady Knights Classic (Thomas Dale High School):

NOTE: Tickets are available as follows: Three-Day Ticket: $25 Students $20, Single Day Ticket: $10 adults, Students $8, Children 6 and under are free.

First Round (Thursday 12/27):

Game 1: Manchester 53, Nansemond River 18
Game 2: Riverbend 50, Glen Allen 40
Game 3: James River 35, West Springfield 24
Game 4: Thomas Dale 53, Massaponax 38

Semifinal Round (Friday 12/28):

West Springfield 50, Massaponax 39
Thomas Dale 50, James River 42
Glen Allen 51, Nansemond River 45
Manchester 56, Riverbend 49

Championship Round (Saturday 12/29):

Massaponax vs. Nansemond River, 11am
Glen Allen vs. West Springfield, 12:30pm
James River vs. Riverbend, 2pm
Championship: Manchester vs Thomas Dale, 3:30pm

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Daily Progress Girls Holiday Classic (Charlottesville, VA)

First Round (Thursday 12/27):

Charlottesville 44, Deep Run 36

Consolation Semis (Friday 12/28):

Harrisonburg 41, Deep Run 40

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Glory Days Grill Boys Tournament (Lake Braddock, VA)

First Round (Wednesday 12/26):

Mills Godwin 67, Stonewall Jackson-Manassas 57

Semifinal (Thursday 12/27):

Green Run 87, Mills Godwin 52

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Oakton High School Girls Holiday Classic (Vienna, VA)

Thursday 12/27:

Mills Godwin 49, Colgan 45

Friday 12/28:

Oakton 47, Mills Godwin 37

Saturday 12/29:

Mills Godwin vs. Loudoun County, 2:15pm



Listen Live: Henrico Holiday Hoops Championship

CLICK HERE to listen live tonight to the following games from Henrico Holiday Hoops 2018!

AIRTIME: 5:30pm


3rd Place Game: Pikesville (MD) vs. Hermitage, 5:30

Championship: Henrico vs. Atlee, 7:15pm



Tuesday, December 25, 2018

RVA Sports Network Top 10 Basketball Polls

The Times-Dispatch Invitational Tournament shook up one poll, and grazed another, as we get set for a full four days of winter break basketball action by releasing the latest RVA Sports Network Top 10 polls, with many teams in action before 2018 goes into the history books!


GIRLS:

1) Trinity Episcopal (was #2)
2) L.C. Bird (was #3)
3) Hopewell (was #4)
4) Highland Springs (was #5)
5) Cosby (was #1)
6) Monacan (was #6)
7) James River (was #7)
8) Varina (was #8)
9) Mills Godwin (new)
10) Patrick Henry (was #9)

Dropping Out: Hanover


BOYS:

1) Varina (was #1)
2) L.C. Bird (was #2)
3) John Marshall (was #3)
4) Monacan (was #5)
5) Trinity Episcopal (was #4)
6) Hopewell (was #6)
7) Highland Springs (was #7)
8) James River (was #8)
9) Henrico (was #9)
10 Douglas Freeman (was #10)

(Trinity Episcopal's Angel Burgos works the offense, guarded by Bailey Williams of Cosby, in a Times-Dispatch Invitational Tournament semifinal on December 20 at Hanover High School)

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Listen Live: Times-Dispatch Invitational Championship Doubleheader

CLICK HERE to listen live to the 2018 Times-Dispatch Invitational Tournament girls and boys championship games on Friday at 6:20pm live from Hanover High School!

Also available live on radio on 102.9 FM The Mater, 1430 AM, and on the TuneIn radio app on "Radiall"!

Games begin at 9am Friday, tickets are $8 for a full day of eight basketball games!


Tuesday, December 18, 2018

RVA Sports Network Top 10 Basketball Polls

Some shuffling at the bottom, and no changes at the top of the latest RVA Sports Network Top 10 Boys and Girls Basketball Polls as we prepare for a busy Winter Break!

"Holiday Tournament Central", our annual scoreboard dedicated to all the basketball action over the holidays, goes live Tuesday night, your home for basketball schedules, scores, brackets, ticket information and more for the next 12 days!

BOYS:

1) Varina
2) L.C. Bird
3) John Marshall
4) Trinity Episcopal
5) Monacan
6) Hopewell
7) Highland Springs
8) James River
9) Henrico
10) Douglas Freeman

NOTES: Douglas Freeman enters the Top 10 just before hosting a T-DIT first round game Wednesday, as Lee-Davis drops out after a road loss at rival Atlee. James River and Henrico switch positions from last week. The top seven hold steady.

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GIRLS:

1) Cosby
2) Trinity Episcopal
3) L.C. Bird
4) Hopewell
5) Highland Springs
6) Monacan
7) James River
8) Varina
9) Patrick Henry
10) Hanover

NOTES: The top seven remain the same, while Patrick Henry moves up to #9, and Hanover drops from #8 to #10. The poll was released prior to the Patriots' overtime loss Monday night at 4-2 Glen Allen.


Saturday, December 15, 2018

Big River Rivalry Football 2018: What You Need To Know

The best from North of the James River do battle again with the best from the South in the 2018 Big River Rivalry All-Star High School Football Game featuring the Class of 2019 on Saturday at Randolph-Macon College. Rosters and game information are below!

SCOREBOARD: NORTH 25, SOUTH 13, FINAL

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NORTH ROSTER (alphabetically by first name):

Alim Hunter, Henrico
Antwane Wells, Highland Springs
Brandon Sullivan, Patrick Henry
Brian Carroll, Mills Godwin
Charlie Boggs, St. Christopher's
Christian White, Highland Springs
Colby Andrews, Lee-Davis
Cole Simon, Benedictine
D'Vonte Waller, Highland Springs
DayMone' Fleming, St. Christopher's
Devyn Coles, Highland Springs
Donovan Riddick, Glen Allen
Edward Curtis, Armstrong
Edward Robinson, Hanover
Eric Tavon Johnson, King William
Ernie Campbell, Douglas Freeman
Germany Reavis, John Marshall
Isaac Abel, Atlee
Jack Keck, Patrick Henry
Jaden Rodwell, Varina
Justin Meade, J.R. Tucker
Justyn Haynesworth, Hanover
Kamrin Goodman-Wallace, Hermitage
Keegan Vaughan, Thomas Jefferson
Keeron Henderson, Highland Springs
K.J. Rodgers, Collegiate
Kyle Starrett, J.R. Tucker
Lamar Teal, Henrico
Lavar Teal, Henrico
Liam Simpson, Douglas Freeman
Matt Johnson, Deep Run
Michael Brost, Collegiate
Michael Norman, Varina
Pat Taylor, Douglas Freeman
Perry Snead-Johnson, Goochland
Sam Brooks, Goochland
Shamar Myles, Hermitage
Shoye Sampson, John Marshall
Tommy Riffe, King William
Tre Akande, Benedictine
Tremayne Talbert, Highland Springs
Tucker Bratton, Atlee
TyeShawn Steward, Armstrong
Tyler May, Goochland
Tyquan Wilson, Thomas Jefferson
Vance Mizelle, Deep Run
Will Belvin, Atlee
Will Shulleeta, Mills Godwin
Zach Lass, Lee-Davis

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SOUTH ROSTER (alphabetically by first name):

Aaron Jones, Matoaca
Adam Hall, Thomas Dale
Alston Robinson, Manchester
Anthony Gary, Manchester
Austin Hart, Colonial Heights
Bell Mayo, James River
Brayden Staib, Midlothian
Chauncey Lynch, L.C. Bird
Chris Houston, Clover Hill
Cirdale Lucess, Dinwiddie
Cla'trey Reese, Dinwiddie
Collin Harding, Manchester
Damani Banks, Prince George
Damonte Briggs, Petersburg
DeMarkus Dancey, L.C. Bird
Diyonte Plummer, George Wythe
Frank Howard II, Meadowbrook
Garrett Graves, Thomas Dale
Harjit Kahlon, Thomas Dale
Hasan Gibson, Jr, James River
Immanuel Hickman, Matoaca
Isaac Jackson, George Wythe
Jacob Dowdy, Powhatan
Jacob Edwards, Dinwiddie
Jacob Taylor, Powhatan
Jesse Hadfield, James River
John Stenglein, L.C. Bird
Juan Branch, Monacan
Julian Ruiz, Clover Hill
K'ymon Pope, Dinwiddie
Kadarius Singleton, Hopewell
Kamron Bryant, Cosby
Kayreign Lundy, Petersburg
KJ McNeil, Manchester
Luke Freudenthal, Blessed Sacrament Huguenot
Maurice Sykes, Jr., Colonial Heights
Mykael Anderson, L.C. Bird
Neil Richburg, Midlothian
Noa Hasty, Blessed Sacrament Huguenot
Paul Davis, Jr., Meadowbrook
Reed Powell, Trinity Episcopal
Rett Redman, Cosby
SaQuan Harrison, Prince George
Sean Wood-Allen, Hopewell
Tanner Addams, Monacan
Timothy James, Huguenot
Tristan Mann, Monacan
Vantrese Boyd, Huguenot
Zach Shumate, Trinity Episcopal
Ziayahn Jackson, Amelia








Friday, December 14, 2018

RVA Locals Only on ESPN Richmond!

This morning, we wrap the 2018 high school football season with guest Malcolm Bell, and look ahead to Saturday's Big River Rivalry, plus talk high school hoops with the Times-Dispatch Invitational beginning Wednesday and our Holiday Feast of Hoops beginning, too!

Coming soon: Holiday Tournament Central, only at RVASportsNetwork.com, where you can keep up with all the Winter Break basketball action!

Listen LIVE on 99.5 and 102.7 FM, 950 AM, online HERE, at 9:30am on the Black And Drew Sports Huddle!



Sunday, December 9, 2018

RVA Sports Network Top 10 Basketball Polls Debut

With two weeks complete, it's time to begin our weekly RVA Sports Network Top 10 Boys and Girls Basketball Polls, released every Sunday throughout the regular season!

Many traditional powers return this year, with two defending state champions controlling the top of our first polls of 2018-19.

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GIRLS:

1) Cosby (3-0)
2) Trinity Episcopal (3-0)
3) L.C. Bird (3-0)
4) Hopewell (6-0)
5) Highland Springs (4-1)
6) Monacan (2-1)
7) James River (3-0)
8) Hanover (3-0)
9) Varina (3-2)
10) Patrick Henry (4-1)

IN THE WINGS: J.R. Tucker, Midlothian

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BOYS:

1) Varina (2-0)
2) L.C. Bird (2-0)
3) John Marshall (2-0)
4) Trinity Episcopal (5-2)
5) Monacan (4-0)
6) Hopewell (3-1)
7) Highland Springs (2-1)
8) Henrico (6-0)
9) James River (2-1)
10) Lee-Davis (4-0)

IN THE WINGS: Steward, Life Christian, Prince George


Wednesday, December 5, 2018

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP SATURDAY

CLASS 5 FINAL: Highland Springs 37, Stone Bridge 26



CLASS 6 FINAL: Manchester 49, Freedom-Woodbridge 7



CLASS 2 FINAL: Graham 31, Goochland 9













Monday, December 3, 2018

IN THE RED ZONE MONDAY:

We're talking state championship football and much more LIVE from 6 to 7pm on "In The Red Zone" live from SportsPage Grille Ashland with both Atlee head coach Matt Gray and Glen Allen head coach Sal Camp, plus the latest on college and high school hoops and much more!

Click HERE to listen online, or join us on 102.9 The Mater (102.9 FM/1430 AM) at 6pm!



Thursday, November 29, 2018

STATE SEMIFINAL SATURDAY

Four teams remain in the hunt for Virginia High School League (VHSL) state football championships with two big weeks to go!

Tickets for all games the remainder of the season are $10.

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SATURDAY:

CLASS 6: Manchester 42, Ocean Lakes 3

CLASS 5: Highland Springs 71, Maury 28

CLASS 2: Goochland 35, East Rockingham 21

CLASS 1: Riverheads 28, Essex 6

Friday, November 23, 2018

REGION FINAL FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD

Six teams remain in the hunt for the state championship as Black Friday becomes Region Final Friday in high school football!

Tickets are $8 to these games. One game will be played, as of now, on Saturday.

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REGION 6B:

#2 Manchester 21, #1 Colonial Forge 7


REGION 5B:

#1 Highland Springs 40, #3 Henrico 6 (Springers 13-0, host Maury next weekend in state semifinal.)


REGION 4B:

#4 Eastern View 45, #3 Dinwiddie 35 (Generals end season at 11-2)


REGION 2A:

#1 Goochland 21, #3 Poquoson 14


REGION 1A:

#4 Essex at #2 Northumberland, Saturday, 1pm

Thursday, November 15, 2018

FOOTBALL: Region Semifinal Weekend Scoreboard

We are LIVE updating scores throughout the night across our Twitter network (see above in our welcome!) and here at our website!

Join Marc Davis for all the highlights coming up tonight on NBC12 News at 11!




SCHEDULE (Tickets for all games are $8):

REGION 6B:

#3 Thomas Dale (9-2) at #2 Manchester (11-0), Saturday, 6pm
#1 Colonial Forge 42, #4 Franklin County 7, FINAL

REGION 5B:

#1 Highland Springs 51, #5 Glen Allen 6, FINAL
#3 Henrico 21, #2 L.C. Bird 7, FINAL

REGION 4B:

#4 Eastern View 19, #1 Louisa 14, FINAL
#3 Dinwiddie 38, #2 Monacan 32, FINAL

REGION 3A:

#1 Phoebus 21, #4 York 13, FINAL
#3 I.C. Norcom 14, #2 Hopewell 12, FINAL

REGION 3B:

#1 Culpeper County 38, #4 Brentsville District 13, FINAL
#3 Thomas Jefferson (6-5) at #2 Spotsylvania (7-4), Saturday, 1pm

REGION 2A:

#1 Goochland 21, #4 King William 0, FINAL
#3 Poquoson 24, #2 Amelia County 14, FINAL

REGION 1A:

#2 Northumberland 31, #6 West Point 26, FINAL
#4 Essex 31, #8 Washington & Lee 6, FINAL

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VISAA DIVISION I CHAMPIONSHIP: (Tickets $10)

#2 Benedictine at #1 Flint Hill, Saturday, 1pm


Sunday, November 11, 2018

STATE TOURNAMENT CENTRAL

FIELD HOCKEY:

TUESDAY: (All Games, Tickets $10)

CLASS 6 QUARTERFINAL:

Frank W. Cox 11, Cosby 0

CLASS 5 QUARTERFINAL:

Deep Run 4, Menchville 2
Gloucester 9, Atlee 1

CLASS 5 SEMIFINAL:

Deep Run 2, Mountain View 1 (2 OT)


CLASS 5 CHAMPIONSHIP:

Gloucester 2, Deep Run 1 (2 OT)

CLASS 4 QUARTERFINAL:

Midlothian 2, Deep Creek 0

CLASS 4 SEMIFINAL:

Chancellor 3, Midlothian 0

VISAA:

DIVISION I QUARTERFINALS:

#1 Trinity Episcopal 5, #8 Bishop Ireton 0
#3 St. Catherine's 2, #6 St. Stephen's St. Agnes 0
#2 Collegiate 4, #7 Bishop Sullivan 0

DIVISION I SEMIFINALS (Friday at Evergreen SportsPlex, Loudoun County):

#1 Trinity Episcopal 2, #4 Norfolk Academy 0

#2 Collegiate 2, #3 St. Catherine's 1

DIVISION I CHAMPIONSHIP:

#1 Trinity Episcopal 3, #2 Collegiate 0

DIVISION II QUARTERFINAL:

#4 Covenant School 6, #5 Steward School 0

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BOYS VOLLEYBALL:

CLASS 6
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State Semifinals (Tuesday 11/13):

James River 3, Ocean Lakes 1
Thomas Dale 3, Frank W. Cox 1

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP (Thursday 11/15):

James River 3, Thomas Dale 1


CLASS 5:

State Semifinals (Tuesday 11/13):

Glen Allen 3, Maury 0
Deep Run 3, Indian River 1

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP (Thursday 11/15):

Deep Run 3, Glen Allen 1


CLASS 4:

State Semifinals (Tuesday 11/13):

Patrick Henry 3, Heritage-Newport News 0
Great Bridge 3, Colonial Heights 2

STATE CHAMPIONSHIP (Thursday 11/15):

Patrick Henry 3, Great Bridge 2


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GIRLS VOLLEYBALL:

CLASS 5:

Quarterfinals (Saturday 11/10):

Atlee 3, Kempsville 1
Princess Anne 3, Mills Godwin 0

Semifinals (Tuesday 11/13):

Princess Anne 3, Atlee 0

CLASS 4:

Quarterfinals (Saturday 11/10):

Warhill 3, Hanover 0
Grafton 3, Midlothian 2



Thursday, November 8, 2018

2018 VHSL FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCOREBOARD: FIRST ROUND


REGION 6B:

#1 Colonial Forge (BYE)

#2 Manchester 49, #7 James River 0
#3 Thomas Dale 7, #6 Cosby 0
#4 Franklin County 14, #5 Clover Hill 0

SEMIFINALS (Next Friday):

#4 Franklin County at #1 Colonial Forge
#3 Thomas Dale at #2 Manchester

REGION 5B:

#1 Highland Springs 42, #8 Deep Run 0
#2 L.C. Bird 49, #7 Douglas Freeman 14
#3 Henrico 28, #6 Varina 13
#5 Glen Allen 34, #4 Atlee 14

SEMIFINALS (Next Friday):

#5 Glen Allen at #1 Highland Springs
#3 Henrico at #2 L.C. Bird

REGION 4B:

#1 Louisa 36, #8 Huguenot 3
#2 Monacan 26, #7 Powhatan 6
#6 Courtland at #3 Dinwiddie, SATURDAY, 1pm (this is a change)
#4 Eastern View 40, #5 Midlothian 3

SEMIFINALS (Next Friday):

#4 Eastern View at #1 Louisa
Courtland/Dinwiddie winner at #2 Monacan

REGION 3A:

#8 New Kent at #1 Phoebus, Saturday, 2pm
#2 Hopewell 54, #7 Petersburg 12
#3 I.C. Norcom 14, #6 Booker T. Washington 0
#4 York 17, #5 Park View-South Hill 14

SEMIFINALS (Next Friday):

#4 York vs. New Kent/Phoebus winner
#3 I.C. Norcom at #2 Hopewell

REGION 3B:

#1 Culpeper County 22, #8 Armstrong 6
#2 Spotsylvania 51, #7 George Wythe 14
#3 Thomas Jefferson 7, #6 James Monroe 3
#4 Brentsville District 12, #5 John Marshall 6

SEMIFINALS (Next Friday):

#4 Brentsville District at #1 Culpeper County
#3 Thomas Jefferson at #2 Spotsylvania

REGION 2A:

#1 Goochland 26, #8 Brunswick 8
#2 Amelia 46, #7 Arcadia 0
#3 Poquoson 44, #6 Nottoway 6
#4 King William 35, #5 Greensville Co. 0

SEMIFINALS (Next Friday):

#4 King William at #1 Goochland
#3 Poquoson at #2 Amelia

REGION 1A:

#8 Washington & Lee 42, #1 Franklin 19
#7 Colonial Beach at #2 Northumberland, Saturday, 1pm
#6 West Point 39, #3 Rappahannock 7
#4 Essex 46, #5 Northampton 26

SEMIFINALS (Next Friday):

#8 Washington & Lee at #4 Essex
#6 West Point vs. Colonial Beach/Northumberland winner





Friday, November 2, 2018

REGION TOURNAMENT CENTRAL

FIELD HOCKEY:

REGION 6B CHAMPIONSHIP:

Quarterfinals (Thursday 10/25: #1 Cosby has bye)

#2 Riverbend 15, #7 Manchester 0
#3 James River 4, #6 Thomas Dale 1
#4 Colonial Forge 10, #5 Clover Hill 0

Semifinals (Monday 10/29 at higher seed)

#1 Cosby 4, #4 Colonial Forge 2
#2 Riverbend 7, #3 James River 0

Championship (Thursday 11/1 at higher seed)

#2 Riverbend 3, #1 Cosby 2

REGION 5B CHAMPIONSHIP:

Quarterfinals (Wednesday 10/24):

#6 Douglas Freeman 2, #3 Prince George 1
#5 Lee-Davis 2, #4 Matoaca 1 (OT)
#1 Deep Run 4, #8 Mills Godwin 0
#2 Atlee 2, #7 Glen Allen 1

Semifinals (Monday 10/29 at Douglas Freeman HS):

#1 Deep Run 9, #5 Lee-Davis 0
#2 Atlee 3, #6 Douglas Freeman 2 (OT)

Championship (Wednesday 10/31 at Douglas Freeman HS):

#1 Deep Run 5, #2 Atlee 0

REGION 4B CHAMPIONSHIP:

Quarterfinals (Monday 10/29):

#2 Powhatan 4, #7 Jamestown 0
#3 Midlothian 2, #6 Lafayette 0
#4 Grafton 5, #5 Monacan 0

Semifinals (Tuesday 10/30):

#1 Warhill 2, #4 Grafton 0
#3 Midlothian 1, #2 Powhatan 0

Championship (Thursday 11/1):

#3 Midlothian 1, #1 Warhill 0

REGION 4C CHAMPIONSHIP:

First Round (Wednesday 10/24):

#8 Louisa 1, #9 Caroline 0
#7 King George 3, #10 E.C. Glass 0

Quarterfinals (Thursday 10/25):

Game 1: #1 Eastern View 14, #8 Louisa 0
Game 2: #5 Charlottesville 1, #4 Hanover 0
Game 3: #3 Courtland 7, #6 Patrick Henry 0
Game 4: #2 Chancellor 10, #7 King George 0

CLASS 1-3, REGION B:

Quarterfinals (Thursday 10/25):

#6 Monticello 1, #3 Maggie Walker GS 0

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VOLLEYBALL:

BOYS:

REGION 6B:

Quarterfinal (Tuesday 10/30):

#4 Manchester 3, #5 Clover Hill 2

Semifinals (Thursday 11/1):

#1 Thomas Dale 3, #4 Manchester 0
#2 James River 3, #3 Cosby 0

Championship (Monday 11/5):

#2 James River 3, #1 Thomas Dale 1

REGION 5B:

Quarterfinals (Tuesday 10/30):

Game 1: #1 Deep Run 3, #8 Matoaca 0
Game 2: #5 Mills Godwin 3, #4 Douglas Freeman 2
Game 3: #3 Atlee 3, #6 J.R. Tucker 0
Game 4: #2 Glen Allen 3, #7 Prince George 0

Semifinals (Monday 11/5 at Glen Allen HS):

#1 Deep Run 3, #5 Mills Godwin 0
#2 Glen Allen 3, #3 Atlee 1

Championship (Wednesday 11/7 at Glen Allen HS):

#2 Glen Allen 3, #1 Deep Run 2




CLASS 4, WESTERN SECTION:

Quarterfinals (Tuesday 10/30):

Game 1: #1 Colonial Heights 3, #8 Dinwiddie 0
Game 2: #5 Monacan 3, #4 Maggie Walker GS 2
Game 3: #2 Patrick Henry 3, #7 Hanover 0
Game 4: #3 Midlothian 3, #6 Petersburg 0

Semifinals (Thursday 11/1 at higher seed):

#1 Colonial Heights 3, #5 Monacan 0
#2 Patrick Henry 3, #3 Midlothian 0

Championship (Wednesday 11/7 at higher seed):

#2 Patrick Henry 3, #1 Colonial Heights 1

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GIRLS:

REGION 6B:

Quarterfinals (Tuesday 10/30):

Game 1: #1 Colonial Forge 3, #8 Riverbend 0
Game 2: #5 Cosby 3, #4 Manchester 0
Game 3: #3 Franklin County 3, #6 Thomas Dale 0
Game 4: #2 James River 3, #7 Clover Hill 0

Semifinals (Thursday 11/1 at Higher Seed):

#1 Colonial Forge 3, #5 Cosby 0
#3 Franklin County 3, #2 James River 0


REGION 5B:

Quarterfinals (Tuesday 10/30):

Game 1: #1 Mills Godwin 3, #8 Douglas Freeman 0
Game 2: #4 Glen Allen 3, #5 Deep Run 2
Game 3: #3 Atlee 3, #6 Lee-Davis 0
Game 4: #2 Matoaca 3, #7 Henrico 0

Semifinals (Thursday 11/1 at Glen Allen HS):

#1 Mills Godwin 3, #4 Glen Allen 1
#3 Atlee 3, #2 Matoaca 1

Championship (Wednesday 11/7 at Glen Allen HS):

#3 Atlee 3, #1 Mills Godwin 1



REGION 4B:

First Round (Tuesday 10/30):

#8 Monacan 3, #9 Dinwiddie 0
#5 Patrick Henry 3, #12 Eastern View 0
#7 Chancellor 3, #10 Caroline 0
#6 Powhatan 3, #11 Louisa 0

Quarterfinals (Thursday 11/1):

Game 1: #1 Hanover 3, #8 Monacan 0
Game 2: #5 Patrick Henry 3, #4 King George 1
Game 3: #2 Courtland 3, #7 Chancellor 2
Game 4: #3 Midlothian 3, #6 Powhatan 1

Semifinals (Monday 11/5 at Higher Seed):

#1 Hanover 3, #5 Patrick Henry 1
#3 Midlothian 3, #2 Courtland 0

Championship (Wednesday 11/7 at Higher Seed)

#3 Midlothian at #1 Hanover, time TBA

REGION 2A:

Quarterfinals (Saturday 11/3):

#4 Goochland 3, #5 Nandua 1
#3 Poquoson 3, #6 Amelia 1
#7 Maggie Walker GS 3, #2 Nottoway 1

Semifinals (Monday 11/5):

#8 Bruton 3, #4 Goochland 1
#3 Poquoson 3, #7 Maggie Walker GS 0

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

WEEK 11 FOOTBALL SCOREBOARD

#2 Manchester 71, George Wythe 0
#3 Henrico 44, Armstrong 0
#5 Hopewell 61, Meadowbrook 7
#6 Dinwiddie 35, Colonial Heights 0
#8 Monacan 41, Huguenot 0
#11 L.C. Bird 20, Cosby 14 (OT)
James River 21, Midlothian 10 (Rapids clinch #7 seed in Region 6B)
Atlee 27, Hanover 7
Glen Allen 27, J.R. Tucker 7
Petersburg 50, Matoaca 21
Deep Run 19, Mills Godwin 14 (Wildcats clinch #8 seed in Region 5B)
Powhatan 42, Orange 7
King William 67, King and Queen 0




FRIDAY:

TOMATO BOWL 60: Coverage begins at 4pm with "60 Years of The Tomato Bowl", featuring a sit-down interview with former Lee-Davis head coach Mac McConnell and former Patrick Henry head coach Ray Long! Kickoff is at 5pm on 102.9 FM/1430 AM The Mater, and on the TuneIn Radio App on "Radiall"!

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Wednesday, October 31, 2018

VHSL Football Standings: Week 11

One week left, and weather is creating a weekend filled with high school football games which will determine who is in, who is out, and where teams will begin postseason play on November 9th! Reminder that the top eight teams qualify in each region except where otherwise noted....

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REGION 6B (Top 7 qualify, #1 seed bye through first round)

1) Colonial Forge (9-0): 35.778
2) Manchester (9-0): 34.222
3) Thomas Dale (7-2): 29.667
4) Franklin County (5-4): 26.778
5) Clover Hill (5-5): 26.3
6) Cosby (4-5): 25.444
7T) Riverbend (1-8): 22.0
      James River (2-7): 22.0

ANALYSIS: Colonial Forge has clinched the #1 seed, their lead too insurmountable for Manchester due to the Lancers facing a winless team in George Wythe. Strength of schedule doomed the Lancers there. Who they face in round one is up in the air as a two-win James River team has tied one-win Riverbend, and, while the Bears hold the head-to-head matchup, it's rating points that determine who's in and who's out. Both idle Clover Hill and Cosby have a shot at a home game and the #4 seed, but Tunstall must beat Franklin County and for Cosby, they have to knock off an LC Bird team fighting for position in Region 5B.

6A TOP THREE: 1) Ocean Lakes 34.0, 2) Oscar Smith 31.667, 3) Woodside 30.7


REGION 5B:

1) Highland Springs (9-0): 30.889
2) Henrico (7-1): 29.875
3) L.C. Bird (7-2): 29.333
4) Glen Allen (7-2): 27.556
5) Varina (8-1): 27.222
6) Atlee (6-3): 27.111
7) Douglas Freeman (7-3): 25.9
8) Mills Godwin (5-4): 24.111
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9) Deep Run (4-4): 23.625

ANALYSIS: First, the Mills Godwin/Deep Run game, now Thursday, is a play-in game. The winner grabs a playoff berth, and the loser is out. Because the #8 and #9 seeds are head-to-head, it blocks both Prince George and Matoaca from making a move to #8. If the Eagles and Wildcats were playing other teams, we'd likely have a four-team race for one spot. Idle Douglas Freeman can finish no lower than seventh and can slide into the sixth seed.

The real race here is who jockeys themselves into better position. Highland Springs clinches the top seed with a victory on Saturday, but, of all things, #3 L.C. Bird could actually catch them if Varina wins, but George Wythe would have to beat Manchester or Huguenot would have to beat Monacan. Henrico cannot catch Highland Springs. The biggest battle is who gets the fourth seed, and a home game, in the first round. Glen Allen has it now, but plays 0-9 J.R. Tucker. The Jags would get 24 points for a win, but Varina would get 22 points for losing to Highland Springs. Atlee, with a win over Hanover, could still end up at #4.

5A TOP THREE: 1) Indian River 32.889; 2) Maury 30.667; 3) Salem (VB) 30.444


REGION 4B:

1) Eastern View (9-0): 29.778
2) Louisa (9-0): 29.556
3) Monacan (7-2): 29.444
4) Dinwiddie (8-1): 29.222
5) Midlothian (6-3): 28.111
6) Courtland (7-2): 25.111
7) Powhatan (5-3): 23.750
8) Huguenot (4-5): 23.0
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9) Hanover (3-6): 21.111

ANALYSIS: First, the known. Louisa clinches the #1 seed with a win over 6-3 Fluvanna. Then it gets crazy. Monacan can threaten Eastern View for #2 should both win, as the Chiefs play 4-5 Huguenot, while the Cyclones play 1-8 King George. Dinwiddie may win and still stay at #4, but a slip above them, and off they go, and there's a tiny chance Midlothian moves to #4, but only if Colonial Heights pulls the upset of the year over the Generals.

Midlothian won't finish lower than fifth. Hanover is still alive to sneak in at #8, but they must beat Atlee, Monacan must defeat Huguenot. A Mills Godwin win over Deep Run couldn't hurt.

4A TOP THREE: 1) Lafayette 32.0; 2) Lake Taylor 30.556; 3) Deep Creek 25.444


REGION 3A:

1) Phoebus (8-1): 30.667
2) Hopewell (7-1): 29.375
3) Booker T. Washington (6-3): 24.667
4) I.C. Norcom (5-4): 24.333
5) Park View-South Hill (7-2): 24.111
6) York (6-3): 23.111
7) Petersburg (6-3): 22.667
8) New Kent (6-3): 22.333
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9) Tabb (4-5): 20.778
10) Lakeland (2-7): 20.0

ANALYSIS: If Phoebus defeats Menchville, the Phantoms will take the #1 seed. Hopewell can finish no worse than #2. The big race now is at the bottom where Petersburg is trying to hold on with New Kent breathing down their neck for #7. Both seem safely in at this point.

REGION 3B:

1) Spotsylvania (6-3): 23.0
2) Culpeper Co. (5-4): 22.778
3) Thomas Jefferson (5-4): 21.667
4) Brentsville District (5-5): 19.6
5) John Marshall (3-6): 18.556
6) James Monroe (2-7): 17.556
7) Skyline (2-7): 16.556
8) William Monroe (3-6): 16.333
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9T) Armstrong (1-8): 16.0
      George Wythe (0-9): 16.0

ANALYSIS: Thomas Jefferson is in, and should host a first round game. John Marshall, with a win over Thomas Jefferson, would possibly move past Brentsville, whose regular season is done. Yes, Armstrong or George Wythe, even if they lose, could move past William Monroe, who plays Culpeper, into the top eight, but Culpeper must win.

REGION 2A:

1) Amelia (9-0): 25.111
2) Goochland (9-0): 24.750 (one game non-VHSL)
3) Poquoson (7-2): 24.444
4) King William (7-1): 23.143 (one game non-VHSL)
5) Greensville (5-4): 18.556
6) Nottoway (5-4): 18.333
7) Arcadia (5-4): 16.778
8) Brunswick (3-6): 16.333
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9) Nandua (3-7): 15.3
10) Bluestone (3-7): 15.1

ANALYSIS: It's a Saturday showdown between Amelia and Goochland and, even if Poquoson beats York, the winner between the Raiders and Bulldogs will likely grab the #1 seed. King William won't finish lower than fourth.

2B TOP THREE: 1) East Rockingham 27.111; 2) Central-Woodstock 23.556; 3) Luray 22.556


REGION 1A:
ANALYSIS: Rappahannock and Franklin are tied for first, Essex is in fifth, half a point behind West Point for the fourth seed (and a first round home game), with Northampton just behind them in sixth by less than four-tenths of a point. If Essex beats Rappahannock and Clarke County beats West Point, a Trojans home game is definitely possible.






Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Week 11 Football Changes, Latest #Big12Poll

With the threat of thunderstorm activity on Friday, some football games are being moved up from Friday to Thursday in the final week of the regular season. Also, check out the latest NBC12/RVA Sports Network High School Football #Big12Poll, released Monday evening!

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NOW THURSDAY:

George Wythe at #2 Manchester, 7pm
#3 Henrico at Armstrong, 7pm
Meadowbrook at #5 Hopewell, 7pm
#6 Dinwiddie at Colonial Heights, 7pm
Huguenot at #8 Monacan, 7pm
#11 L.C. Bird at Cosby, 7:30pm
Mills Godwin at Deep Run, 7pm
Glen Allen at J.R. Tucker, 7pm
Hanover at Atlee, 7pm
Matoaca at Petersburg, 7pm
Midlothian at James River, 7pm
King and Queen at King William, 7pm
Orange at Powhatan, 7:30pm

NOW SATURDAY:

#1 Highland Springs at Varina, 3pm
#10 Goochland at Amelia, 5pm
Prince George at #7 Thomas Dale, 7pm

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NBC12/RVA SPORTS NETWORK BIG 12 POLL:

1) Highland Springs
2) Manchester
3) Henrico
4) Varina
5) Hopewell
6) Dinwiddie
7) Thomas Dale
8T) Louisa
      Monacan
10) Goochland
11) L.C. Bird
12) Glen Allen

Dropping Out: Amelia

Thursday, October 25, 2018

WEEK 10 FOOTBALL!

FINALS:

#1 Highland Springs 51, Patrick Henry 0
#2 Manchester 70, Hermitage 0
#9 Hopewell 7, #3 Dinwiddie 0
#4 Henrico 61, Lee-Davis 6
#5 Varina 35, Atlee 0
Midlothian 24, #6 Monacan 20
#7 Thomas Dale 30, Granby 10
#8 L.C. Bird 33, George Wythe 14
#10 Louisa 48, Charlottesville 12
#12 Amelia 46, Nottoway 0
Glen Allen 34, Deep Run 14
Mills Godwin 23, Douglas Freeman 20
Clover Hill 16, Huguenot 0
Powhatan 21, Albemarle 20 (OT)
Norfolk Academy 36, Collegiate 35
Benedictine 34, Avalon 27
Petersburg 22, Meadowbrook 0
James River 12, Cosby 6 (OT)
Appomattox 24, Colonial Heights 0

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

VHSL Football Region Standings: Week 10

Two weeks left, games being moved around again, it's a wild stretch to the finish! Here are the latest official standings. Note that all regions bring their top eight except where noted:

REGION 6B (Top 7 In, #1 Seed with bye in Round 1):

1) Colonial Forge (8-0): 34.750
2) Manchester (8-0): 34.000
3) Thomas Dale (6-2): 29.250
4) Cosby (4-4): 25.750
5) Franklin County (4-4): 25.000
6) Clover Hill (4-5): 24.667
7) Riverbend (1-7): 21.500
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8) James River (1-7): 20.125

NOTES: Manchester is stuck at #2 should Colonial Forge win out due to strength of schedule. Thomas Dale has virtually locked the #3 seed. The intrigue now is whether Cosby holds onto #4 and whether James River can find a win to threaten Riverbend.

6A TOP THREE: 1) Ocean Lakes (9-0, 33.556); 2) Oscar Smith (7-1, 31.000) 3) Woodside (7-2, 30.222)

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REGION 5B:

1) Highland Springs (8-0): 30.500
2) Henrico (6-1): 29.714
3) L.C. Bird (6-2): 28.875
4) Atlee (6-2): 27.500
5) Glen Allen (6-2): 26.250
6) Douglas Freeman (7-2): 26.111
7) Varina (7-1): 25.500
8) Deep Run (4-3): 23.571
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9) Prince George (4-4): 22.125
10) Mills Godwin (4-4): 21.625
11) Matoaca (2-6): 20.875

NOTES: The Springers in the drivers seat for top seed with two more wins, Varina jumps back into the race for a home game at the fourth seed with a win against Atlee this week on our Game of The Week. Deep Run needs a win against Glen Allen to solidify the #8 seed, but they won't clinch it yet. Mills Godwin needs a win over Douglas Freeman to jump back into the race, but won't be out if they don't, especially if Glen Allen beats Deep Run. Prince George has a late-surging Matoaca this week, that won't be easy.

5A TOP THREE: 1) Indian River (8-0, 31.250); 2) Maury (8-1, 29.667); 3) Salem (6-2, 28.500)

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REGION 4B:

1) Monacan (7-1): 29.750
2T) Dinwiddie (8-0): 29.500
2T) Louisa (8-0): 29.500
2T) Eastern View (8-0): 29.500
5) Midlothian (5-3): 26.500
6) Courtland (6-2): 25.000
7) Huguenot (4-4): 22.875
8) Powhatan (4-3): 21.714
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9) Chancellor (4-5): 20.889
10) Hanover (2-6): 20.250
11) Patrick Henry (2-5): 19.000

NOTES: Wow! A one-loss Monacan team has the strength of schedule to significantly threaten to disrupt the top of the region. They play a five win Midlothian team Thursday, while Dinwiddie has a six-win Hopewell, Louisa plays winless Charlottesville, and Eastern View's strength of schedule is down overall because of playing in the Battlefield District. It will go down to the wire should Monacan and Dinwiddie both win Thursday. Monacan finishes with 4-4 Huguenot, Dinwiddie with 2-5 Colonial Heights. Chancellor finishes their season Thursday with Spotsylvania, and a win will go a long way in their quest to catch Powhatan, who face 4-4 Albemarle Thursday.

4A TOP THREE: 1) Lafayette (7-0, 30.0); 2) Lake Taylor (7-1, 29.625); 3T) Deep Creek and Heritage (5-3, 24.250)

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REGION 3A:

1) Phoebus (6-1): 28.714
2) Hopewell (6-1): 27.143
3) Booker T. Washington (6-3): 24.111
4) York (6-2): 23.250
5) I.C. Norcom (5-4): 23.222
6) Park View-South Hill (6-2): 22.625
7) Petersburg (5-3): 22.000
8) New Kent (5-3): 20.625
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9T) Tabb (3-5): 20.125
       Lakeland (2-6): 20.125
11) Colonial Heights (2-5): 18.000

NOTES: Hopewell takes a hit in their hopes of grabbing the number one seed, but a win at Dinwiddie puts them right back in the hunt. The Blue Devils seem safe to lock at the least the second seed. Petersburg is fighting for a home game but must win and get help in order to move up two positions with just two games to go. New Kent is achingly close to the top eight, as strength of schedule hurts their hopes.

REGION 3B:

1) Culpeper County (5-3): 22.750
2) Spotsylvania (5-3): 21.875
3) Thomas Jefferson (4-4): 20.000
4) Brentsville District (4-5): 18.778
5) John Marshall (2-6): 17.500
6) James Monroe (2-6): 17.000
7) Skyline (2-6): 16.375
8) Armstrong (1-6): 16.000
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9) William Monroe (2-6): 15.250
10) George Wythe (0-8): 15.000

NOTES: The Vikings look good for a home game in round one, though chances to move up are lessening. The rest of the region can be turned upside down with an upset or two.

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REGION 2A:

1) Amelia (7-0): 24.857
2) Poquoson (7-1): 24.375
3) Goochland (8-0): 24.000
4) King William (6-1): 21.333
5) Nottoway (5-3): 18.000
6) Greensville (4-4): 17.500
7) Brunswick (3-5): 17.000
8) Arcadia (5-4): 16.556
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9) Nandua (3-6): 15.111
10) Bluestone (2-7): 14.222
11) Prince Edward (3-5): 14.000

NOTES: The Raiders and Bulldogs seem on a collision course to play for the top seed on November 2nd, while King William is very close to clinching a home game in the first round.

2B TOP THREE: 1) East Rockingham (8-0, 26.0); 2) Central-Woodstock (8-0, 24.0); 3) Luray (6-2, 21.625)

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In Region 1A, Essex is 6th, less than a tenth of a point behind #5 Northampton, but just over two points behind #4 West Point with two games to go. The playoffs are almost clinched for the Trojans, but a home game in the first round may be tough to earn.















Tuesday, October 23, 2018

WEEK 10 FOOTBALL SCHEDULE CHANGES

Here's a list of the Week 10 football changes due to rain moving in on Friday:

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THURSDAY:

SPECIAL GAME OF THE WEEKCollegiate (3-4) at Norfolk Academy, 6:15pm, pregame at 6pm on 102.9 The Mater (102.9 FM/1430 AM), click HERE to listen live online!

Patrick Henry (2-5) at #1 Highland Springs (8-0), 7pm (Live Tweet Coverage: @henricosports)
#9 Hopewell (6-1) at #3 Dinwiddie (8-0), 7pm
Midlothian (5-3) at #6 Monacan (7-1), 7pm
#7 Thomas Dale (6-2) at Granby, 7:30pm, Powhatan Field, Norfolk
George Wythe (0-8) at #8 L.C. Bird (6-2), 7pm
#10 Louisa (8-0) at Charlottesville (0-8), 7pm
Collegiate (3-4) at Norfolk Academy, 6:15pm
Huguenot (4-4) at Clover Hill (4-5), 7:30pm
Prince George (4-4) at Matoaca (2-6), 7pm
Colonial Heights (2-5) at Appomattox (6-1), 7pm
Powhatan (4-3) at Albemarle, 7:30pm
Spotsylvania (5-3) at Chancellor (4-5), 7pm

SATURDAY:

Prince Edward (3-5) at Goochland (7-0), 2pm

MONDAY:

York at New Kent, 6:30pm

Monday, October 22, 2018

New NBC12/RVA Sports Network High School Football "Big 12 Poll"

The top is, as usual, unchanged, but more movement in the latter half of our latest poll as voted on by media members of the organizations presenting the poll.

Get the latest high school football news tonight, 6-7pm only on "In The Red Zone" with Rob Witham on 102.9 FM The Mater and online by clicking here!

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1) Highland Springs (8-0, was #1, vs. Patrick Henry
2) Manchester (8-0, was #2, at Hermitage)
3) Dinwiddie (8-0, was #3, vs. #9 Hopewell)
4) Henrico (6-1, was #4, at Lee-Davis)
5) Varina (7-1, was #5, vs. Atlee)
6) Monacan (7-1, was #8, vs. Midlothian)
7) Thomas Dale (6-2, was #10, at Granby, Norfolk)
8) L.C. Bird (6-2, was #7, vs. George Wythe)
9) Hopewell (6-1, was #6, at #3 Dinwiddie)
10) Louisa (8-0, was #9, at Charlottesville)
11) Goochland (7-0, was #11, vs Bluestone Monday, vs Prince Edward Friday)
12) Amelia (7-0, NEW, at Nottoway Friday, at Randolph-Henry Monday 10/29)

Dropping Out: Atlee (6-2)
Also Receiving Votes: Glen Allen (6-2), Atlee (6-2)





Friday, October 19, 2018

WEEK 9 FOOTBALL

FINALS:

Collegiate 52, Fork Union 22
Woodberry Forest 40, Benedictine 30
#1 Highland Springs 44, #12 Atlee 0
#2 Manchester 51, Clover Hill 21
#3 Dinwiddie 56, Petersburg 20
#4 Henrico 41, Hanover 28
#5 Varina 72, Lee-Davis 33
#10 Thomas Dale 49, #6 Hopewell 42 (2 OT)
#8 Monacan 19, #7 L.C. Bird 14
#9 Louisa 36, Orange 12
#11 Goochland 41, Randolph-Henry 0
Patrick Henry 13, Armstrong 8
Midlothian 26, Cosby 7
Powhatan 53, Monticello 21
Glen Allen 21, Mills Godwin 7
Prince George 28, Colonial Heights 7
Douglas Freeman 37, Hermitage 0
Thomas Jefferson 21, J.R. Tucker 14
Powhatan 53, Monticello 21
New Kent 23, Smithfield 22
Matoaca 48, Meadowbrook 7
Deep Run 28, John Marshall 8
Chancellor 58, Caroline 27



Wednesday, October 17, 2018

WEEK 9: VHSL Region Standings and High School Football "Big 12 Poll"

Here are the latest Virginia High School League Region standings as released Wednesday morning, plus, below, the updated NBC12/RVA Sports Network High School Football "Big 12 Poll".

NOTE: The top eight teams advance in each region unless otherwise noted.

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REGION 6B (Top 7 advance):

1) Colonial Forge: 33.500
2) Manchester: 33.143
3) Thomas Dale: 27.571
4) Cosby: 25.714
5) Clover Hill: 24.500
6) Franklin County: 22.429
7) Riverbend: 21.143
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8) James River: 19.625

HEADLINES: If Colonial Forge wins final two games (they have a bye this week), they'll likely capture the top seed and the first round bye that goes with it thanks to strength of schedule. Manchester, after Clover Hill this Friday, finish with teams with one combined win between them. Thomas Dale gets unbeaten Hopewell Friday and solidifies #3 with a win.

REGION 5B:

1) L.C. Bird: 29.286
2) Highland Springs: 29.143
3) Henrico: 28.833
4) Atlee: 27.571
5) Douglas Freeman: 25.500
6) Varina: 24.714
7) Glen Allen: 24.571
8) Deep Run: 22.167
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9) Mills Godwin: 22.143
10) Prince George: 21.143
11) Matoaca: 19.857
12) Lee-Davis: 18.714
13) Hermitage: 18.125
14) Meadowbrook: 17.429
15) J.R. Tucker: 15.000

HEADLINES: The Skyhawks stay neck and neck with the Springers if they beat Monacan and Highland Springs defeats Atlee. An Atlee loss separates the top three from the rest of the pack and opens the door to Douglas Freeman, Varina, even Glen Allen for hopes of being #4 and getting a first round home game. Having a currently winless J.R. Tucker team on closing night hurts the Jaguars.

REGION 4B:

1) Eastern View: 28.500
2) Monacan: 28.429
3) Louisa: 28.286
4) Dinwiddie: 28.000
5) Midlothian: 24.571
6) Courtland: 24.429
7) Huguenot: 22.143
8) Powhatan: 20.667
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9) Chancellor: 20.125
10) Hanover: 19.714
11) Patrick Henry: 17.667
12) King George: 16.250
13) Caroline: 14.857

HEADLINES: We're essentially down to ten teams for eight spots unless PH can knock off Armstrong and Highland Springs the next two weeks. Hanover needs to beat Henrico Friday. At the top, Dinwiddie gets Petersburg (5-2) and Hopewell (6-0) in back to back weeks. Monacan gets L.C. Bird, Midlothian, and Huguenot. If Chiefs sweep, they could out point even a 10-0 Eastern View, who only has two games left.

REGION 3A:

1T) Phoebus 27.667
2) Hopewell 27.333
3) York: 23.286
4T) I.C. Norcom: 22.750
4T) B.T. Washington: 22.750
6) Petersburg: 22.143
7) Park View-South Hill: 22.000
8T) Tabb: 18.571
8T) New Kent: 18.571
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10) Lakeland: 18.000
11) Colonial Heights: 17.333
12) Southampton: 15.333

HEADLINES: It's a fight to the finish for the Phantoms and Blue Devils for #1. First things first, Hopewell has to contend with Thomas Dale this Friday. Petersburg's hopes for a first round home game took a hit in the disappointing loss at Thomas Dale last Friday. Now they need at least one more win to solidify postseason play.

REGION 3B:

1) Culpeper Co.: 21.571
2) Spotsylvania: 21.429
3) Brentsville District: 19.000
4) Thomas Jefferson: 18.714
5) John Marshall: 17.286
6) Manassas Park 17.000 (only listed with one game)
7) James Monroe: 16.714
8) Skyline: 16.429
9) Armstrong: 16.167
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10) George Wythe: 14.857
11) William Monroe: 13.714
12) Warren County: 13.286

HEADLINES: TJ is sliding as they play through the Colonial District. A win soon helps keep them home in the first round. We still don't know why a Manassas Park team, who announced in August they wouldn't play this year, is still listed by the VHSL in the region standings.

REGION 2A:

1) Goochland: 23.200 (game vs Fork Union doesn't count)
2) Poquoson: 22.833
3) Amelia: 22.667
4) King William: 20.833
5) Greensville: 16.857
6) Nottoway: 16.333
7) Brunswick: 16.000
8) Arcadia: 15.375
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9) Nandua: 15.250
10) Prince Edward: 14.833
11) Bluestone: 14.143
12) Bruton: 12.333
13) Randolph-Henry: 9.800

HEADLINES: Poquoson still has York and Lafayette to go, while Goochland plays twice in three days over this coming weekend, then contends with Amelia on closing night, November 2nd. King William lurks behind, seemingly in good shape for a first round home contest.

REGION 1A:

1) Franklin: 19.143
2T) Rappahannock: 19.000
2T) Northumberland: 19.000
2T) West Point: 19.000
5) Colonial Beach: 17.143
6) Essex: 16.714
7) Northampton: 16.167
8) Washington & Lee: 14.167
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9) Sussex Central: 12.571
10) Windsor: 10.857
11) Lancaster: 10.571
12) Mathews: 9.875
13T) King & Queen Central: 9.000
13T) Surry: 9.000

HEADLINES: While it's not been an Essex year by Essex standards, they look safe for the postseason, and definitely in with another victory. The traffic jam at the #2 seed is fascinating.

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THE LATEST "BIG 12 POLL":

1) Highland Springs (7-0, was #1, at #12 Atlee)
2) Manchester (7-0, was #2, vs. Clover Hill)
3) Dinwiddie (7-0, was #3, at Petersburg)
4) Henrico (5-1, was #6, vs. Hanover)
5) Varina (6-1, was #4, vs. Lee-Davis)
6) Hopewell (6-0, was #7, vs. #10 Thomas Dale)
7) L.C. Bird (6-1, was #5, vs. #8 Monacan)
8) Monacan (6-1, was #9, at #7 L.C. Bird)
9) Louisa (7-0, was #10, vs. Orange)
10) Thomas Dale (5-2, was #8, at #6 Hopewell)
11) Goochland (6-0, was #11, at Randolph-Henry Friday, vs. Bluestone Monday)
12) Atlee (6-1, returning, vs. #1 Highland Springs)

Dropping Out: Petersburg (5-2)
Also Receiving Votes: Petersburg (5-2)




Friday, October 12, 2018

WEEK 8 FOOTBALL

SCOREBOARD:

Benedictine 38, Collegiate 35
#2 Manchester 55, #5 L.C. Bird 7
#8 Thomas Dale 28, #12 Petersburg 24
#9 Monacan 27, Cosby 13
#11 Louisa 42, Monticello 28
Matoaca 38, Colonial Heights 14
Midlothian 15, Clover Hill 12
#3 Dinwiddie 56, Meadowbrook 6
#7 Hopewell 42, Prince George 0
Atlee 42, Lee-Davis 21
Douglas Freeman 35, J.R. Tucker 7
Fluvanna 16, Powhatan 7
James River 49, George Wythe 18
Fork Union 20, Trinity Episcopal 16
Flint Hill 44, St. Christopher's 22
#4 Varina 28, #6 Henrico 27
Glen Allen 35, John Marshall 6
Hanover 30, Patrick Henry 28
Deep Run 42, Thomas Jefferson 9
Mills Godwin 14, Hermitage 13
Lafayette 44, New Kent 7
Blessed Sacrament Huguenot 56, Chincoteague 7
Essex 28, Colonial Beach 14

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NOTE: New Virginia High School League Region standings will be released on Wednesday due to several Week 8 games being played on Tuesday (10/16).



Thursday, October 11, 2018

THURSDAY POSTPONEMENTS

Tropical Storm Michael is bringing more of a punch to Central Virginia than earlier expected, and with school systems closing early Thursday, the following games scheduled for this evening have been postponed:


FIELD HOCKEY:

Matoaca at Lee-Davis
Hopewell at Lafayette
Powhatan at Monacan
Hanover vs. Grafton at York HS
Thomas Dale at Highland Springs
Tabb at Collegiate
St. Gertrude at Trinity Episcopal
Monticello at Louisa


BOYS VOLLEYBALL:

Dinwiddie at Matoaca
Prince George at Petersburg
Lee-Davis at Henrico
Douglas Freeman at Mills Godwin
Deep Run at J.R. Tucker
James River at Midlothian, postponed to Wednesday 10/24
Monacan at Clover Hill
Manchester at L.C. Bird, postponed to Wednesday 10/17

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL:

Dinwiddie at Matoaca
Prince George at Petersburg
Henrico at Lee-Davis
Mills Godwin at Douglas Freeman
Thomas Jefferson at Hermitage
J.R. Tucker at Deep Run
Midlothian at James River, postponed to Wednesday 10/24
Clover Hill at Monacan
L.C. Bird at Manchester
Powhatan at Fluvanna, postponed to Monday 10/15, 6:30pm
Cumberland at Goochland
King William at King & Queen

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

FOOTBALL: Updated VHSL Region Standings

Four Fridays left in the regular season, and here is where we stand. We also have posted, at the bottom of this post, the Virginia High School League's formula for their power point system.

REGION 6B (Top 7 make playoffs)

1) Colonial Forge (7-0): 32.000
2) Manchester (6-0): 31.333
3) Cosby (4-2): 26.000
4) Thomas Dale (4-2): 25.667
5) Clover Hill (4-3): 24.714
6) Franklin County (3-4): 21.857
7) Riverbend (1-6): 20.286
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8) James River (0-7): 18.286

REGION 5B (Top 8 make playoffs)

1) L.C. Bird (6-0): 29.667
2) Highland Springs (7-0): 28.286
3) Atlee (5-1): 26.667
4) Henrico (4-1): 26.600
5) Varina (6-0): 25.333
6) Douglas Freeman (5-2): 24.571
7) Glen Allen (4-2): 23.667
8) Prince George (3-3): 21.500
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9) Mills Godwin (3-3): 21.000
10) Deep Run (2-3): 20.000
11) Lee-Davis (1-5): 18.000
12) Hermitage (1-6): 17.857
13) Matoaca (0-6): 17.833
14) Meadowbrook (0-6): 17.000
15) J.R. Tucker (0-5): 14.000

REGION 4B (Top 8 make playoffs)

1) Dinwiddie (6-0): 28.000
2) Eastern View (7-0): 27.714
3) Louisa (6-0): 27.667
4) Monacan (5-1): 26.333
5) Courtland (4-2): 23.833
6) Midlothian (3-3): 22.500
7) Huguenot (3-4): 21.286
8) Powhatan (3-2): 20.800
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9) Chancellor (2-5): 18.857
10) Hanover (1-5): 18.500
11) Patrick Henry (1-4): 18.200
12) King George (1-6): 16.286
13) Caroline (1-5): 14.167

REGION 3A (Top 8 make playoffs)

1) Phoebus (4-1): 26.800
2) Hopewell (5-0): 26.000
3) York (5-1): 22.667
4) Petersburg (5-1): 22.500
5) Booker T. Washington (4-3): 21.429
6) Park View-South Hill (4-2): 21.167
7) I.C. Norcom (4-3): 20.429
8) New Kent (4-2): 18.667
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9) Tabb (2-4): 18.166
10) Colonial Heights (2-3): 18.000
11) Lakeland (1-5): 17.667
12) Southampton (1-4): 14.000

REGION 3B (Top 8 make playoffs)

1) Culpeper Co. (3-3): 21.000
2) Spotsylvania (3-3): 20.333
3) Thomas Jefferson (3-3): 18.667
4) Brentsville District (3-4): 18.143
5) James Monroe (2-4): 17.333
6) John Marshall (2-4): 17.000
7) Skyline (2-5): 15.857
8) Armstrong (1-5): 15.833
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9) George Wythe (0-6): 14.500
10) William Monroe (1-5): 13.667
11) Warren County (0-6): 13.167

(Note: Manassas Park is listed as 0-1 with 17.000 points, but are not fielding a team in 2018)

REGION 2A (Top 8 make playoffs)

1) Amelia County (5-0): 23.600
2) Goochland (5-0): 23.200
3) Poquoson (4-1): 22.400
4) King William (4-1): 20.400
5) Nottoway (3-3): 15.833
6) Greensville (3-3): 15.667
7) Nandua (3-4): 15.571
8) Brunswick (2-4): 15.167
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9) Arcadia (3-4): 14.714
10) Prince Edward (3-3): 14.500
11) Bluestone (2-5): 13.857
12) Bruton (0-2): 11.500
13) Randolph-Henry (0-5): 9.600

(Note: Goochland win over private school Fork Union does not count in VHSL standings; Bruton only playing five-game schedule)

REGION 1A (Top 8 make playoffs)

1T) Franklin (5-1): 18.667
       Rappahannock (5-1): 18.667
3) West Point (4-1): 18.400
4) Northumberland (4-0): 18.000
5) Colonial Beach (4-2): 17.667
6) Northampton (5-1): 16.000
7) Essex (3-3): 14.833
8) Washington & Lee (3-2): 14.600
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9) Sussex Central (2-4): 12.667
10) Windsor (2-4): 11.000
11) Lancaster (2-4): 10.667
12) Mathews (1-5): 9.500
13) Chincoteague (1-3): 8.500
14) King & Queen Central (1-4): 8.200
15) Surry (0-6): 8.000
16) Middlesex: 7.833

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POINTS FORMULA:

For winning a game, based on Class of opponent, you receive:

Class 6: 26 points
Class 5: 24 points
Class 4: 22 points
Class 3: 20 points
Class 2: 18 points
Class 1: 16 points

For losing a game, based on Class of opponent, you receive:

Class 6: 14 points
Class 5: 12 points
Class 4: 10 points
Class 3:   8 points
Class 2:   6 points
Class 1:   4 points

A) If you play a team in a lower Class, you receive two bonus points per classification. For example, when a Class 5 team plays a Class 4 team, you get 24, not 22 points for a win, or 12, and not 10, for a loss. It's a reward for playing teams in lower classifications, primarily for district teams.

B) If you play a higher Class, you receive those points. For example, when L.C. Bird, a Class 5 school, defeated Clover Hill, a Class 6 school, last Friday, they received 26 points for the win.

C) You receive two bonus points for every game a defeated opponent wins

D) You receive one bonus point for every game an opponent who defeated you wins

E) You receive no points if an opponent you play loses a game

You add all the points, divide by number of VHSL-recognized games played to get the power point rating.

Monday, October 8, 2018

NBC12/RVA Sports Network High School Football Big 12 Poll--Week 8

The top nine schools stay put and a Cinderella debuts in the latest NBC12/RVA Sports Network High School "Big 12 Poll". Last week's ranking is also noted:

1) Highland Springs (7-0, was #1, BYE)
2) Manchester (6-0, was #2, vs. #5 L.C. Bird Friday, 7pm)
3) Dinwiddie (6-0, was #3, vs. Meadowbrook Friday, 7pm)
4) Varina (6-0, was #4, at #6 Henrico Friday, 7pm)

5) L.C. Bird (6-0, was #5, at #2 Manchester Friday, 7pm)
6) Henrico (4-1, was #6, vs. #4 Varina Friday, 7pm)
7) Hopewell (5-0, was #7, vs. Prince George Friday, 7pm)
8) Thomas Dale (4-2, was #8, vs. #12 Petersburg Friday, 7pm)
9) Monacan (5-1, was #9, vs. Cosby, Friday, 7:30pm)
10) Louisa (6-0, was #11, at Monticello Friday, 7pm)
11) Goochland (6-0, was #12, vs. Bluestone, Friday, 7pm)

12) Petersburg (5-1, NEW, at #8 Thomas Dale Friday, 7pm)

Dropping Out: Atlee (5-1, was #10)
Also Receiving Votes: Atlee, Benedictine




Thursday, October 4, 2018

WEEK 7 FOOTBALL FRIDAY

From morning to night, stay with RVA Sports Network for comprehensive coverage of high school football as the road to the playoffs heats up on this first Friday of October!

WEEK 7 SCHEDULE:

GAME OF THE WEEK: #6 Henrico 45, #10 Atlee 10

#1 Highland Springs 48, Hanover 7
#2 Manchester 51, Huguenot 0
#3 Dinwiddie 42, Matoaca 13
#4 Varina 42, Patrick Henry 0
#5 L.C. Bird 14, Clover Hill 7
#7 Hopewell 49, Colonial Heights 0
#8 Thomas Dale 27, Meadowbrook 6
#9 Monacan 33, James River 13
#11 Louisa 24, Powhatan 14
#12 Goochland 52, Cumberland 0
Douglas Freeman 28, Deep Run 12
Glen Allen 34, Thomas Jefferson 20
Hermitage 21, J.R. Tucker 10
Mills Godwin 10, John Marshall 6
Armstrong 34, Lee-Davis 29
Midlothian 43, George Wythe 32
Woodberry Forest 48, Collegiate 13
Petersburg 36, Prince George 33
Amelia 62, Prince Edward 29
Spotsylvania 51, Caroline 12
New Kent 32, Grafton 2

BYES: King William, Cosby

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11:34pm: CLICK HERE to join the conversation live with Marc Davis and Rob Witham on "On The Sidelines Extra" only on the NBC12 Facebook page! We take your questions, show you complete highlights, talk about playoff implications, and look ahead to Week 8!

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

FOOTBALL: First Official VHSL Region Point Standings

Released a day earlier than anticipated, here's the latest standings on all Richmond-area Regions in the race for the VHSL football playoffs with five weeks left in the regular season.

NOTE: Ratings, not records, determine standings.

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REGION 6B: (Top 7 make postseason, first round bye for top seed)

1) Manchester: 5-0, 30.400
2) Colonial Forge: 6-0, 29.333
3) Cosby: 4-2, 25.333
4) Clover HIll: 4-2, 25.000
5) Thomas Dale: 3-2, 24.800
6) Franklin County: 2-4, 20.500
7) Riverbend: 1-5, 20.167
8) James River: 0-6, 17.500

REGION 5B: (Top 8 make postseason)

1) Atlee: 5-0, 28.000
2) Highland Springs: 6-0, 27.667
3) L.C. Bird: 5-0, 27.600
4) Henrico: 3-1, 24.500
5) Varina: 5-0, 24-400
6) Douglas Freeman: 4-2, 23.500
7) Prince George: 3-2, 22.200
8) Glen Allen: 3-2, 21.600
9) Deep Run: 2-2, Point Avg TBD
10) Mills Godwin: 2-3, 19.600
11) Lee-Davis: 1-4, 18.000
12) Matoaca: 0-5, 17.200
13) Meadowbrook: 0-5, 16.200
14) Hermitage: 0-6, 16.167
15) J.R. Tucker: 0-4, 14.250

REGION 4B: (Top 8 make postseason)

1) Dinwiddie: 5-0, 27.600
2) Eastern View: 6-0, 26.667
3) Louisa: 5-0, 26.400
4) Monacan: 4-1, 25.800
5) Courtland: 3-2, 22.600
6) Midlothian: 2-3, 21.400
7) Powhatan: 3-1, 21.250
8) Huguenot: 2-3, 20.600
9) Chancellor: 2-4, 18.667
10) Hanover: 1-4, 17.800
11) Patrick Henry: 1-3, Point Avg TBD
12) King George: 1-5, 16.167
13) Caroline: 1-4, 14.400

REGION 3A: (Top 8 make postseason)

1) Hopewell: 4-0, 25.000
2) York: 5-0, 23.600
3) Phoebus: 2-1, 23.000
4) Booker T. Washington: 4-2, 21.500
5) Petersburg: 4-1, 20.800
6) Park View-South Hill: 3-2, 19.600
7) I.C. Norcom: 3-3, 18.833
8) Colonial Heights: 2-2, 18.000
9) Lakeland: 1-4, 17.800
10) New Kent: 2-2, 17.250
11) Tabb: 1-4, 14.800
12) Southampton: 1-3, 14.750

REGION 3B: (Top 8 make postseason)

1) Culpeper Co.: 2-3, 19.200
2) Spotsylvania: 2-3, 18.800
3) Thomas Jefferson: 3-2, 18.200
4) Brentsville District: 2-3, 18.000
5) James Monroe: 2-4, 17.000
6) John Marshall: 2-3, 16.600
7) Skyline: 2-4, 16.167
8) George Wythe: 0-5, 14.400
9) Armstrong: 0-5, 13.400
10) Warren County: 0-6, 13.200
11) William Monroe: 1-4, 12.600
(Manassas Park listed, is not playing this season)

REGION 2A (Top 8 make postseason)

1) Poquoson: 4-0, 24.500
2) Goochland: 4-0, 23.500
3) Amelia: 5-0, Point Avg. TBD
4) King William: 4-1, 19.600
5) Prince Edward: 3-2, 15.200
6) Arcadia: 3-3, 15.167
7) Brunswick: 2-3, 15.000
8T) Bluestone: 2-4, 14.000
       Nandua: 2-4, 14.000
       Greensville: 2-3, 14.000
11) Nottoway: 2-4, 13.800
12) Bruton: 0-2, 11.500 (playing five-game season)
13) Randolph-Henry: 0-4, 9.250

REGION 1A: (Top 8 make postseason)

1T) West Point: 3-1, 18.000
       Colonial Beach: 4-1, 18.000
3) Franklin: 4-1, 17.800
4) Northumberland: 3-0, 16.667
5) Rappahannock: 4-1, 16.200
6) Essex: 3-2, 16.000
7) Northampton: 4-1, 14.600
8) Washington & Lee: 2-2, 12.500
9) Sussex Central: 2-3, 12.000
10) Windsor: 1-4, 9.600
11) Chincoteague: 1-2, 9.333
12) Lancaster: 1-3, 9.250
13) King & Queen Central: 1-3, 8:750
14) Surry: 0-5, 7.600
15) Middlesex: 0-4, 7.250
16) Mathews: 0-5, 7.000

Monday, October 1, 2018

NBC12/RVA Sports Network High School Football "Big 12 Poll": Week 7

The top three teams solidify their holds, while there's a bit of shakeup below in the latest NBC12/RVA Sports Network High School Football Big 12 Poll. Last week's numbers are noted.

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1) Highland Springs (6-0, was #1, vs. Hanover Friday)
2) Manchester (5-0, was #2, at Huguenot Friday)
3) Dinwiddie (5-0, was #3, vs. Matoaca Friday)
4) Varina (5-0, was #4, vs. Patrick Henry Friday)
5) L.C. Bird (5-0, was #6, vs. Clover Hill Friday)
6) Henrico (3-1, was #5, at #10 Atlee Friday on Game of The Week)
7) Hopewell (4-0, was #7, at Colonial Heights Friday)
8) Thomas Dale (3-2, was #8, at Meadowbrook Friday)
9) Monacan (4-1, was #9, at James River Friday)
10) Atlee (5-0,was #10, vs. #6 Henrico Friday on Game of The Week)
11) Louisa (5-0, was #11, at Powhatan Friday)
12) Goochland (5-0, was #12, at Cumberland Friday)

Also Receiving Votes: Benedictine


Thursday, September 27, 2018

WEEK 6 SCHEDULE: All Day Coverage of High School Football From RVA Sports Network

11:15PM: ON THE SIDELINES ON NBC12

Gameday at Henrico, highlights from all the big Week 6 games, and all the scores with Marc Davis and the NBC12 team!

11:34PM: ON THE SIDELINES EXTRA (FACEBOOK LIVE)

As soon as "On The Sidelines" concludes on NBC12, get to the NBC12 Facebook page for #TheFinalWord in Week 6 of High School Football as Marc and Rob take your questions LIVE, plus look ahead to Week 7 and discuss the beginning of playoff implications. The only place to talk high school football live is with "On The Sidelines Extra"!

CLICK HERE to watch at 11:34pm!

WEEK 6
#1 Highland Springs 40, #5 Henrico 6
#2 Manchester 79, James River 0
#3 Dinwiddie 35, #8 Thomas Dale 31
#4 Varina 75, Armstrong 22
#7 Hopewell 35, Matoaca 29
George Wythe at #9 Monacan, POSTPONED
#10 Atlee 34, Patrick Henry 21
#11 Louisa 36, Western Albemarle 19
#12 Goochland 21, Buckingham 8
Hanover 43, Lee-Davis 40
Douglas Freeman 33, Glen Allen 32
Midlothian 32, Huguenot 20
Cosby 7, Clover Hill 0
Mills Godwin 24, J.R. Tucker 6
Deep Run 40, Hermitage 14
Powhatan 23, Charlottesville 6
Prince George 33, Meadowbrook 0
Petersburg 42, Colonial Heights 22
New Kent 42, Jamestown 7

King William at Central-Woodstock, postponed to Saturday

Monday, September 24, 2018

NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 High School Football Poll--Week 6

1) Highland Springs (5-0, was #1, at #5 Henrico Friday)
2) Manchester (4-0, was #2, vs. James River Friday)
3) Dinwiddie (4-0, was #3, at #8 Thomas Dale Friday)
4) Varina (4-0, was #6, at Armstrong Friday)
5) Henrico (3-0, was #5, vs. #1 Highland Springs Friday (Coverage with @RobbieWitham on Twitter)
6) L.C. Bird (5-0, was #6, BYE)
7) Hopewell (3-0, was #7, at Matoaca Friday)
8) Thomas Dale (3-1, was #8, vs. #3 Dinwiddie Friday)
9) Monacan (3-1, was #9, vs. George Wythe Friday)
10) Atlee (4-0, was #10, at Patrick Henry Friday)
11) Louisa (4-0, was #11, vs. Western Albemarle Friday)
12) Goochland (4-0, was #12, vs. Buckingham Friday)

Also Receiving Votes: Clover Hill

Thursday, September 20, 2018

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: WEEK 5


FRIDAY SCHEDULE:

#1 Highland Springs 71, Lee-Davis 8
#2 Manchester 47, Midlothian 3
#3 Dinwiddie 69, Prince George 26
#4 Varina 49, Hanover 7
#5 Henrico 44, Patrick Henry 6
#6 L.C. Bird 7, Huguenot 6
#7 Hopewell 35, Petersburg 14
#8 Thomas Dale 28, Matoaca 21
#10 Atlee 28, Armstrong 18
Flint Hill 42, Collegiate 0
Trinity Episcopal 35, Bishop Ireton 0
Glen Allen 28, Hermitage 7
Deep Run 35, J.R Tucker 21
Douglas Freeman 17, John Marshall 6
Colonial Heights 28, Meadowbrook 20
Clover Hill 31, James River 21
Cosby 42, George Wythe 6
King George 34, Caroline 15
King William 35, Washington and Lee 12
Western Albemarle 35, Powhatan 21
St. Christopher's 27, Norfolk Academy 24
Poquoson 27, New Kent 0
Amelia 41, Bluestone 10
Isle of Wight Academy 48, Blessed Sacrament Huguenot 0

SATURDAY:

Phelps vs. Life Christian, 11am
#11 Louisa at Albemarle, 2pm
Riverdale Baptist at Benedictine, 2pm





Monday, September 17, 2018

NBC12/RVA Sports Network High School Football Big 12 Poll--Week 5

One new team, one big drop, and Varina leaps over Henrico again. Here's the latest NBC12/RVA Sports Network Big 12 High School Football Poll:

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1) Highland Springs (4-0, was #1, vs. Lee-Davis Friday)
2) Manchester (3-0, was #2, at Midlothian Friday)
3) Dinwiddie (3-0, was #3, vs. Prince George Friday)
4) Varina (3-0, was #6, at Hanover Friday)
5) Henrico (2-0, was #5, at Patrick Henry Friday, listen live HERE)
6) L.C. Bird (4-0, was #7, at Huguenot Friday)
7) Hopewell (2-0, was #8, at Petersburg Friday)
8) Thomas Dale (2-1, was #9, vs. Matoaca Friday)
9) Monacan (3-1, was #4, BYE)
10) Atlee (3-0, NEW, vs. Armstrong Friday)
11) Louisa (3-0, was #11, at Albemarle Friday)
12) Goochland (4-0, was #10, BYE)


Dropping Out: Benedictine (was #12)
Also Receiving Votes: Benedictine, Collegiate