Two high school teams from our beloved, south-eastern nook of Chesterfield County advanced to the AAA division state championship Friday evening after losing in the final round of the Central Region tournament – the boys soccer team at Thomas Dale and Matoaca’s softball squad.
O. B. Gates young ladies won the CYSA in house tournament.
At Meadowbrook High School, Rickey Brown’s track team is improving each year, posting consistent times, and pushing their way towards a district championship as time continues.
Traylor Dance Academy’s “All Star” championship team finished their 2010-2011 season with wins in all divisions and a superior rating at King’s Dominion’s annual dance festival.
Eight athletes at Thomas Dale High School are continuing both their academic and athletic careers at colleges and universities around the country this fall.
Most high school students around this time are busy with exams and making plans for the summer, some anxious to graduate, some just ready to get out for the summer. Outside of the classroom this time of year means the end of the regular season and the beginning of the real competition that comes out during the district tournaments.