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  • Virginia college wrestling ascent reflected in rankings

    Virginia college wrestling ascent reflected in rankings
    HAMPTON — Steve Martin checked the weekly college wrestling rankings and saw something that would have been unfathomable just a few years ago. Virginia Tech, Virginia and Martin's Old Dominion team were ranked in the top 25 of the USA Today...
  • Complete Virginia Duals Saturday scores; Virginia Tech takes crown; Crabbers place fourth in Black & Blue

    Final results from Hampton Coliseum. More detailed brackets are available at themat.com: HIGH SCHOOLS National Division: Semifinals: South Plainfield (N.J.) 48, Camden Catholic (N.J.) 18 McDonogh (Md.) 43, Osceola (Fla.) 18 Final: South Plainfield 32,...
  • Hampton takes fourth in Black & Blue Division

    Hampton takes fourth in Black & Blue Division
    HAMPTON — It was a rough Virginia Duals for participating Peninsula high school teams, but there were positives. Although no local high school team advanced to the semifinals, several teams enjoyed multiple wins in the consolation rounds, and...
  • Sellout crowds expected at Bay Rivers basketball, wrestling showdowns Wednesday

    Sellout crowds expected at Bay Rivers basketball, wrestling showdowns Wednesday
    Bay Rivers District fans are an enthusiastic lot, but sellouts during the winter season are rare. Coaches are expecting packed gymnasiums at two schools Wednesday, and it’s little wonder because so much is at stake. In boys basketball, Grafton (12-...
  • Tuesday's high school roundup: Bethel boys stun Hampton in OT; Grafton's Wilson reaches 1,000

    Here's a look at Tuesday's high school competition: http://highschoolsports.dailypress.com/2012/schedules/20130115/20130115 The highlights: Boys basketball: Peninsula District: Rakeen Brown scored 32 points Tuesday, including a 3-pointer at the...
  • Wrestler of the Year: Smithfield's Chuck Sharon

    Wrestler of the Year: Smithfield's Chuck Sharon
    SMITHFIELD – For most of us, one or two life-changing wake-up calls suffices. Smithfield High senior Chuck Sharon, the Daily Press All-Stars Wrestler of the Year, got about two dozen on the same day. "The first thing I remember is waking up on a...
  • Nazareth, Liberty advance at Virginia Duals

     
    The Nazareth and Liberty wrestling teams won matches Friday at the Virginia Duals. Nazareth won a pair of matches to reach the semifinals of the 16-team National Division bracket. Liberty, the top seed in the 16-team American Bracket, easily won......
  • Tomlin heads Lower Peninsula Hall of Fame inductees

    Tomlin heads Lower Peninsula Hall of Fame inductees
    Mike Tomlin, who has coached the Pittsburgh Steelers to two Super Bowls in four years, is among six inductees into the Athletic Hall of Fame of the Lower Virginia Peninsula. Tomlin will be joined by former NFL quarterback Aaron Brooks, sailor Gary Bodie,...
  • Virginia Duals a local sporting fixture

    Thirty-one years after a handful of local wrestling enthusiasts decided to stage a combination fund-raiser and college audition, the Virginia Duals continue chugging along. For one weekend each January, the Hampton Coliseum becomes a kind of wrestling...
  • Phoebus wins against usual powerhouse Poquoson in Duals' opening night

    Phoebus wins against usual powerhouse Poquoson in Duals' opening night
    In a night of frustration and disappointment for local wrestlers, leave it to a rising program -- Phoebus High -- to score the only victories by any Peninsula or Bay Rivers District school Friday night at the 31st annual Virginia Duals. The best part:...
  • Great Bridge hangs up Phoebus' surprising run, but Phantoms finish 4th

    A day after Phoebus High's surprising run to the semifinals in the Black and Blue division of the Virginia Duals, the Phantoms met with reality Saturday at the Hampton Coliseum. That reality came in two form of Great Bridge, an 18-time Group AAA champion...
  • Virginia Tech's wrestling team ranked No. 4 nationally

    Virginia Tech wrestling competes at home Sunday for the first time this season, fresh off the most successful weekend in the program's history. The Hokies are ranked No. 4 in the nation, the program's highest ever, after finishing runnerup at the...