Ridgeview overcame a one-point halftime deficit Wednesday to pick up a nondistrict basketball road win.
GRAY — For three quarters, there was no doubt about the outcome of Tuesday’s interstate basketball contest between visiting Gate City and Daniel Boone.
Last week was a good one for Cynita Webb. The Virginia-Wise senior was named the South Atlantic Conference women’s basketball player of the week after averaging 16 points and 11 rebounds.
Graham’s special teams accounted for 15 points, a defensive play set up a touchdown and the defending VHSL Class 2 champions claimed their second straight Region 2D title with a 43-14 win over Wise Central on Saturday.
The Eastside girls basketball team used a 21-8 fourth-quarter surge to come from behind against Richlands on Friday and take a 54-43 preseason win.
Defense could be the big key this weekend in the prep regional football championships in far Southwest Virginia.
Cynita Webb recorded her 30th career double-double on Tuesday to lead Virginia-Wise to an 87-64 SAC win over Mars Hills at David Prior Convocation Center.
It’s almost time for Southwest Virginia sports fans to start transitioning from football to basketball. The first official play date for high school teams across the commonwealth is Dec. 2.
Last season was a strong one for the Cumberland District basketball teams. This season could be another as well as a very competitive year in the VHSL Class 1 league.
Senior Mikey Culbertson intercepted a pass deep in the end zone with 28 seconds remaining and J.I. Burton edged Chilhowie 12-7 on Saturday in the VHSL Region 1D semifinals at Carl Smith Stadium.