Football recap

The Skyhawks continued their dominance of the Dominion District with another convincing victory. Monacan mustered just 78 yards of offense against a stout Bird defense, and quarterback Terrance Ervin set school records for completions (60) and passing yards in a season (912).

Skyhawk’s band finding success this year in competition

The L.C. Bird High School Skyhawk Band attended their second competition of the year and brought home two trophies. Band boosters agree that the band keeps getting better and better as the year goes on. They had an overall score of 84.5, just 0.5 from a Superior rating.

Parks winter season light schedule

The winter season light schedule for Chesterfield County parks is as follows:

Bird routs Huguenot, Dale bounces back, Meadowbrook’s run-game shines

Bird’s train continued to roll through the Dominion District as they blew out Huguenot last Friday. Bird’s performance was dominant on both sides of the ball as they out-gained Huguenot in total yardage 481-5. Terrance Ervin threw for 165 yards and three touchdowns, as Darius Hawkins, Lionel Williams and Zack Levine all had touchdown receptions.

Chester team completes third triathlon

A Chester team just completed their third triathlon in Richmond. The group has cancer survivors and a lot of first timer participants. However, at the most recent Brickman Triathlon in early October, coach Robert (Bob) Flannigan, swam, rode a bike and then ran while pushing a young lady who has physical challenges.

Banner season for local high school golfers

The 2012 golf season was marked by a senior dominated Thomas Dale squad seizing the Central Region crown and a youthful Matoaca squad that showed a glimpse of the future by making a ton of noise in the postseason. Meanwhile, Meadowbrook’s Zachary Wood also advanced to the regional championships.