| Dec 2, 2010
| 12:51 PM
Leaning back in his chair one afternoon, Phoebus coach Stan Sexton allows himself to consider the alternative. What if, he ponders, tailback Tyree Lee averaged 25 carries a game? Can you imagine?
"He might be closing in on 3,000 yards right now,"...
| Dec 8, 2010
| 2:20 PM
Tyree Lee hit the milestone in his 12th game of the season. And as Phoebus boarded the bus for the short ride back to the school from Darling Stadium, the celebration was in high gear.
For Lee, who became only the sixth back in Peninsula District history...
| Dec 10, 2010
| 2:19 PM
PHOEBUS (14-0) VS. STONE BRIDGE (14-0)
WHAT: Group AAA Division 5 final.
WHERE: Scott Stadium, Charlottesville.
TV: Cox 11
WHEN PHOEBUS HAS THE BALL: The Phantoms have been moving the ball lately, but their problem has been turnovers....
| Dec 14, 2010
| 7:23 PM
A small group of Phoebus football players allegedly stole personal items from Battlefield players between games at the Group AAA championship in Charlottesville on Saturday.
Ken Tilley, the executive director of the Virginia High School League, said he...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 12:14 PM
All: I want to personally apologize on behalf of my team.
What happened has embarrassed and humiliated this team, Phoebus High School, Hampton City School and Eastern Region of VA.
I take full responsibility for the actions of my team. Immediate...
| Dec 15, 2010
| 5:54 PM
On the bus ride home from winning the program's third consecutive state championship, Phoebus' football team was in a somber mood. Some kids had their headphones on, others were chatting. But the unbridled joy you'd expect after a 36-17 waxing of Stone...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 6:40 AM
The Let's Make a Scene original music showcase in Phoebus on Saturday, July 9, shined a spotlight on some refreshing guitar rock from across the region.
Bands playing the showcase at the Olde Towne Tavern featured tough, aggressive sounds, but each of...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 3:33 PM
With more than a decade of mining the Peninsula for potential college football talent under his belt, Virginia Tech offensive guards and center coach Curt Newsome has seen boom years in the area in terms of recruiting, and he's also experienced the lean...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 7:53 PM
With a sad expression, Aaron Matthews rolled up his sleeve to reveal his tattoo. There was the word Monarchs — as in, Old Dominion Monarchs — followed by "Aim High," the team motto.
"I have to get that part removed," he said. "I'll just...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 12:19 PM
HAMPTON — Phoebus guard James Daniel III is a shooter, and by definition that allows no room for doubt. So when he got the ball after the opening tip in Monday night's Eastern Region final against Norcom, it only took a few seconds for him to launch...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 6:22 PM
HAMPTON – Standing on a sideline Saturday at Darling Stadium, Daquan Romero raised an eyebrow as if a thought that had never crossed his mind suddenly found its way to him.
There was something unique about the field. He'd just realized it.
| Mar 26, 2011
| 4:20 PM
THE FAVORITES: Woodside is the defending champ, Bethel won the indoor championship. Others: Hampton, Phoebus.
TOP RETURNING PLAYERS: Daniel McFadden, Heritage (hurdles), Majique Key, Woodside (sprints), Tehquin Warrick,...