Matoaca High School Track and Field standout Brianna Hayes has signed a letter of intent to compete for Norfolk State University next school year. Brianna will join the Norfolk State Division I team competing in the MEAC conference.
Fowler had a successful career at Thomas Dale as a part of four Central District Championships in his career. As a senior, he earned All-Central District, All-Central Region first team honors and was named to the All-State second team.
Head Coach Tim Haynes has the full attention of the Matoaca Warriors for the duration of a practice on a windy Wednesday afternoon. Haynes, a baseball man his whole life, stands behind a net while he looks at the Warriors swing on pitches thrown by assistant coach Jason Burton.
Former Matoaca quarterback and James Madison University standout Michael Birdsong announced Saturday via twitter that he was transferring to Marshall University to continue his college football career.
Cullen has been one of the lead catalysts and producers for VCU during his four years with the program. A standout on the high school fields, the senior continues to solidify his prospects of being drafted in the MLB draft in June.
When considering the differences between football and baseball, one might think that an athlete, especially a linebacker, might be the proverbial “bull in a china shop” on the baseball field. That’s not the case for L.C. Bird third baseman Darius Gillus.