The Mountain 7 District dominated the top honors on the Times News All-Southwest Virginia football team for 2019.
Freshman Caitlyn Ross tied her career highs Saturday with 25 points and seven rebounds to help guide the Cavaliers to a key 79-75 SAC win over Newberry.
After the Union girls pulled away for a 62-44 victory over Eastside on Friday, Zack Moore’s Bears rallied from a seven-point halftime deficit to beat the Spartans 56-52.
Ridgeview overcame a one-point halftime deficit Wednesday to pick up a nondistrict basketball road win.
GRAY — For three quarters, there was no doubt about the outcome of Tuesday’s interstate basketball contest between visiting Gate City and Daniel Boone.
Last week was a good one for Cynita Webb. The Virginia-Wise senior was named the South Atlantic Conference women’s basketball player of the week after averaging 16 points and 11 rebounds.
Graham’s special teams accounted for 15 points, a defensive play set up a touchdown and the defending VHSL Class 2 champions claimed their second straight Region 2D title with a 43-14 win over Wise Central on Saturday.
The Eastside girls basketball team used a 21-8 fourth-quarter surge to come from behind against Richlands on Friday and take a 54-43 preseason win.
Defense could be the big key this weekend in the prep regional football championships in far Southwest Virginia.
Cynita Webb recorded her 30th career double-double on Tuesday to lead Virginia-Wise to an 87-64 SAC win over Mars Hills at David Prior Convocation Center.