| May 22, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Jesse L. Thomas, a Baltimore Colts defensive back in the 1950s who then spent four decades at Morgan State University, serving for several years as its head football coach, died of dementia complications May 16 at his Columbia home. He was 83.
| Mar 19, 2014
| 4:54 PM
There was an unveiling Monday night at Elmer Combs Gymnasium at Huntington Beach High that paid tribute to the Oilers' boys' volleyball program, and for good reason.
Three championship banners, one for CIF Southern Section Division 1 title, another...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Only a few days remain until Bay Rivers District schools open football practice and, as they do, they enter a brave new world.
The biggest change is the Virginia High School League realignment that places four district schools (Jamestown, Grafton,...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 4:02 PM
From beginning to end, the 2012-13 prep school year was laced with major athletic accomplishments.
The sports calendar started in late-August and culminated in the first week of the current month. The following are some of the key highlights reported to...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 4:55 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Thomas Smith's athleticism at wide receiver netted him a Virginia Tech football scholarship this past February. The speed and explosiveness Jahlil Green turned into 1,448 yards rushing and 20 touchdowns in 10 regular season games this...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 2:41 PM
A year ago, York and Lafayette met with matching 8-0 records and the Bay Rivers District title on the line. Few figured in the wake of their unforgettable game, a thrilling 35-34 York victory, either could repeat that level of excellence this season....
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:29 PM
A Lafayette High football program beset by controversy the past several months, received a piece of news sure to rebuild stability and contentment. Lafayette athletic director Dan Barner announced on Thursday that Rams' offensive coordinator Andy Linn has...
| Apr 16, 2011
| 10:28 AM
WILLIAMSBURG — Andy Linn has coached football at Lafayette High for 14 years, and been the equivalent of an assistant head coach much of that time, so it's not surprising to hear him say the transition to head coach the past two weeks has been...
| Dec 18, 2010
| 12:35 PM
It had been nine long years since the Bay Rivers District claimed a state football title, a number that paled in comparison to Poquoson's 100 years (94 of them playing football) with no state title.
The Islanders finally succeeded where Bruton barely...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 5:21 PM
We are where we started. Tabb's boys and Bruton's girls still look to be the favorites in Bay Rivers District basketball at the midpoint of the 2010-11 season.
But both remain the slim favorites they were in early December, and matters are complicated by...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 8:26 AM
- Poquoson's Edwards, Luke Hill make first team
- Grafton's Stallings also on first team
- Poquoson's McConnell on second team
Three players from Division 3 state football champion Poquoson High were among four Bay Rivers District players to make...
| Feb 2, 2011
| 9:49 AM
Signing day is quiet in the Bay Rivers District so far, as expected. That won't be the case in 2012 when the district could produce a rare two FBS (I-A) signees and several FCS signees.
Virginia Preps top 25 list for the Class of 2012 includes Grafton...