The indoor track season saw solid team efforts from the Thomas Dale girls and boys, as well the Matoaca boys. Individual standouts were plentiful as well. Here’s a preview of who to watch for during the upcoming outdoor season.
Bird softball has a new coach, Deanna Owens, and a new outlook for the 2014 season. “Having a new coach really brought us together,” said catcher Carrie Cochran. “The chemistry is unreal.”
L. C. Bird High School, home of the Skyhawks, announced they will be holding their annual L.C. Bird Co-Ed Big Ball Tournament and Home Run Derby on Saturday, May 17. The rain date is scheduled for Saturday, May 31 with games beginning at 8 a.m.
On Tuesday, April 10, Thomas Dale High School is dedicating its baseball field to the late Matt Gwaltney, who was killed in the Virginia Tech shooting on April 16, 2007.
Knights have faith in top six; Monarchs’ Linda Nguyen is a powerhouse; Warriors to rely on Johnston to lead the way