An avid golfer has about a one in five chance in his lifetime to score a hole-in-one. When approaching a par three, the odds are about 25,000 to one against achieving an ace. Betting odds against scoring two holes in one in a single round rise to about 10 million to one.
In a first for Carver Middle School, the girls track team sped to the County Track Championship Friday afternoon at Manchester High School. The Cougars were led by Deja Powell’s victories in the 100 and 200, while Ainsley Greenwald took the 800 in a new school record time of 2:30.
The Jamestown 4-H Education Center is partnering with the Kiwanis Club of Toano for their fifth annual golf tournament. The tournament is scheduled for Friday, May 18, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.
Fort Lee Garrison Commander Col. Rodney Edge, has authorized hunting on post with bows only, effective Friday, following last month’s suspension of all hunting activity for an ongoing safety study.
Virginia State University’s women’s outdoor track and field team won their first ever CIAA Outdoor Track and Field Championship on Saturday, April 21st with 139.50 total points.
With their incredible depth, the Davis Boys Track team followed up their undefeated season with a narrow victory over Carver in the Southern Division track meet held last week on the Virginia State University Campus. The Ravens will take athletes in all fourteen events to this week’s County Meet, to be contested on Friday afternoon at Manchester High School.