Patriots win region lacrosse title, Bees softball rolls on

Area teams move closer to state tournament

COVINGTON, Va. – Brookville's undefeated softball season continued with a 3A west region semifinal victory over Broadway 5-0. Patrick County won the other semifinal over Liberty 6-3.The games were held at the Covington sports complex. In lacrosse action, Patrick Henry won the 5A South region title, stifling Atlee 11-3. In soccer, Blacksburg won the 3A west boys region crown 3-0 over Spotswood. The 3A west girls title goes to Western Albemarle 3-1 over Blacksburg.  Galax won the 1A west boys title over Radford 1-0. In baseball action, Brookville downed Cave Spring 5-3 to advance to the 3A west region final, while Dan River won the 2A west region crown 8-7 over John Battle, and Eastside handled Auburn for the 1A west region crown 18-9.