Bensley athletics is back after 10-year hiatus

Bensley is the oldest settled community in Chester. Lying in the Meadowbrook High School district, Bensley is a quickly growing area of the county where there has been a need for a heightened sense of community.

Chesterfield racers take to the oval in arena race

Chesterfield driver Francis Jarrelle raced to his third straight victory in the Arena Racing RVA 50-lap Insurance Doctor PRO-Series B Main race at the Richmond Coliseum recently.

Warriors dominate Conference 12 wrestling championship

With a dominating performance, the Matoaca Warriors claimed the first ever Conference 12 wrestling championship last Saturday at Matoaca High School. Out of the 14 weight class categories, the Warriors claimed individual championships in 11 en route to a team triumph.

Conference indoor track results

Thomas Dale Girls 4x200 Meter Relay - (Kamryn Davis, Gaby Campbell, Ainsley Greenwald, Tia Holmes)
Thomas Dale Girls 4x400 Meter Relay- (Kamryn Davis, Kamiya Lewis, Ainsley Greenwald, Tiffany England)

The Next Level: Wilson, Akins, Fulgham

After an excellent career at Thomas Dale, Wilson left as a record holder in three events- the 4 x 100, 4 x 400 relays and the 400m dash. The former Knight was about as versatile as they come in track events, participating in the long, triple and high jumps, and a multitude of running events.

SUPPORTING CAST: The essential pieces to the puzzle

Even Michael Jordan needed a Scottie Pippen, and a supporting cast to win those six rings. Basketball is no different at any level, it’s a team sport. Everyone knows who the top players on teams are, but who else contributes and who are the unsung heroes? The Village News talks supporting players and their importance to their respective programs.