'TOWER OF POWER': L.C. Bird’s Bryce Harman may get shot at the majors

L.C. Bird standout first baseman Bryce Harman has a bright future. Whether that future starts at East Carolina University this coming fall or in the uniform of a minor league team on the road to the major leagues, the slugger seems bound for success.

Puttin’ around with old buds

Tuesdays are always special for the members of the Colonial Heights Senior Golf Association, but Tuesday, April 9th, was extra special. The members graciously welcomed Mr. Bernard Wilkerson, who will become a centenarian (100 years old) on April 11, as an honored guest.

The Next Level: Drake, Greene, Brown

After roaming the outfield for the Warriors, while playing an important role on four straight Matoaca teams to qualify for the region, Drake now plays right field at Messiah College. Drake is hitting .279 on the season with 13 runs batted in. Drake was featured in 2011 by the Village News for his skill on the diamond and his work ethic in the classroom.

Volleyball girls undefeated

Mid-Atlantic Volleyball Club Girls 16 Blue Team went undefeated playing 13 games on Saturday, March 23 at Richmond Volleyball Center. 

Area groups announce upcoming golf outings

Crime Solvers Chesterfield/Colonial Heights 20th Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament sponsored by Mercedes-Benz of Midlothian will be held Thursday, April 25. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with a 10 a.m. Shotgun Start. Hosted by the Country Club at the Highlands, the format of the tournament is a four-player team, Captains Choice.

Marguerite Christian minors win tournament

Marguerite Christian minor  basketball team advanced through the playoffs ultimately, winning the Minor “A” Consolation 10 Team Single Elimination Tournament.  It ended on Saturday March 9 at Tomahawk Middle. The team won the championship with a final score of 34-24.