Galax uses stifling defense claim Region 1C title, 14-0
Top region seed Galax used a couple of first half scores and a dynamic defensive effort to win the Region 1C title over Parry McCluer 14-0. Javonte Reeves rushed of a first half score and quarterback Ian Ashworth hit Ayden White for a second quarter touchdown pass to account for the scoring. The Maroon Tide (10-2) bottled up the power ground game led by RB John Snider in check throughout the game. Th Blues finish the season 9-4. Galax moves on to take on Region 1D champion Holston in the state semifinals.
James River’s Morgan Marshall becomes first woman in school history to score a point in a football game
In the second quarter of James River’s game verus Parry McCluer Friday, the Knights got on the board, and they needed the extra point to tie it up. Kicker Morgan Marshall hurried out to the field for the point after attempt.
Chargers beat Blues in four
HOT SPRINGS — The Bath County volleyball team got a big Pioneer District win last Tuesday, defeating Parry McCluer, 25-8, 22-25, 25-15, 25-14. “I think we played a solid match,” Charger coach Chase Davidson said. “We came out firing on all cylinders. We slowed down and made some silly mistakes in the second set, but were able to bounce back and move forward in the third and fourth sets. We had a good night serving and passing, which are the two things you have to do to win a volleyball mat...therecorderonline.com
Chargers fall to Parry McCluer in Pioneer District play
Chargers Sean Tucker (54) and Forrest Waldeck (25) pursue Parry McCluer quarterback Ty Ruley Saturday afternoon. (Recorder photos by Mike Bollinger)HOT SPRINGS — Parry McCluer stormed out to a 50-0 lead Saturday and defeated Bath County 50-14 in Pioneer District football action. The Blues scored two touchdowns in the first quarter and added three touchdowns and a safety in the second to lead 37-0 at halftime. Parry McCluer added one touchdown in the third quarter to lead 44-0 and scored the firs...therecorderonline.com
Second half comeback leads Covington to victory over Parry McCluer
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Parry McCluer’s Mike Cartolaro ready to face former championship squad in state title game
BUENA VISTA, Va. – The last time Parry McCluer boys basketball was in a state title game, Talen Roberts wasn’t even born yet. Head coach Mike Cartolaro helped lead Saturday’s opponent Altavista to four state championships before returning to his alma mater in 2016. “You go a day at a time, a game at a time, you set your goals and try to accomplish those,” Cartolaro said. “It is kind of strange, it’s a game between us and them and I have to keep it that way,” Cartolaro said. Tip is at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Parry McCluer.
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Bath County’s Jaden Ryder worked against a Parry McCluer defender last Thursday. The Chargers were able to play two games in the Pioneer District tournament after not playing any games during the regular season due to the pandemic. See story, page 14. (Photo courtesy Virginian- Review/Gavin Dressler) ...therecorderonline.com
Parry McCluer ready to keep winning ways with young team
BUENA VISTA, Va. - Parry McCluer football is coming off a 7-5 season and a second round playoff loss to Narrows. The Blues have been a playoff team for eight straight seasons, so they're familiar with the postseason push. This year, they're hoping to overcome the loss of 16 seniors and keep the winning ways in Buena Vista. "I think our biggest asset right now is we all know everybody, we're a close team," senior Holden Kerr said. It's painful sometimes but I think that's a big part of it, teaching everybody to be tough," he said.
Northside, George Wythe Boys, Parry McCluer girls win region titles
ROANOKE, Va. – The Northside boys remain perfect on the year, downing Hidden Valley 61-36 to win the Region 3D championship. At Eastern Montgomery High School George Wythe outlasted Covington to win the 1C title. Elsewhere the Parry McCluer girls win the 1C title over Galax and William Fleming's girls win their semifinal in Region 5D over Mountain View 75-50. Here are the rest of your scores from around SW Virginia:BOYS BASKETBALLClass 6ARegion B FinalJames River-Midlothian 52, Franklin County 51Class 3Region D FinalNorthside 61, Hidden Valley 36Class 2ARegion C SemifinalMartinsville 41, Dan River 39Radford 61, Glenvar 48Class 1Region C FinalGeorge Wythe-Wytheville 80, Covington 51GIRLS BASKETBALLClass 5Region D SemifinalWilliam Fleming 75, Mountain View 46Class 3Region C FinalSpotswood 43, Brookville 41, OTRegion D FinalAbingdon 58, Lord Botetourt 56Class 1Region C FinalParry McCluer 59, Galax 47VACASemifinalFaith Christian-Roanoke 43, Grace Christian 21