Knights, Warriors ousted early in regional playoffs

The Matoaca Warriors earned a field hockey regional berth by advancing to the conference 12 tournament final last week. The ladies won regular season championship before falling to Prince George in the final, but faced Lee Davis (18-1) in the first round of regionals on Monday, losing 3-1.

Team Chesterfield receives invite for 2014 International Children’s Games

The Mayor of Lake Macquarie, Australia has informed Chestesterfield representative, Gretchen Simard, that Chesterfield will be one of the 80 cities from around the world invited to the 2014 International Children’s Games.

FOOTBALL: Week 9 recaps

The Skyhawks ruled the roost once again this week, improving to 9-0 on the year on senior night. After Clover Hill capitalized on a Terrance Ervin interception with a 95 yard touchdown pass to take an early lead, Bird reeled off 73 unanswered points.

Arena racing gaining traction in Central Virginia

Arena Racing started in Richmond three or four years ago and has grown into a series held at the Richmond Coliseum. The 2013-14 season runs from November 9 - April 11 and has seen a steady increase in popularity since its introduction to the Richmond area.

Skyhawk passing attack takes flight

Long known for its running attack, L.C. Bird needed something to get over the hump and into the promised land. A tall, athletic quarterback with a big arm from Henrico transferred to Bird last season when his family moved into the district. A state championship later, that quarterback is now a senior – Terrance Ervin.

Skyhawks making a statement on the volleyball court

The season head coach Sarah Iruegas arrived in 2010 the Skyhawks girls volleyball team played to a 2-16 record. The program progressively improved over the course of the past three years and this year’s Lady Skyhawks are 11-6 overall and a perfect 7-0 in conference 12 play.