WATCH: Patrick Henry boys and girls lacrosse advance to Region 5D Championships
In girls lacrosse action, Patrick Henry defeated Stafford 21-1 in the Region 5D Semifinals. Savannah Derey netted 8 goals, Emma Kate Greer had 6 in the victory. The Patriots will now face Albemarle in the Region 5D Final on Thursday.
William Fleming gets key win over Staunton River amid playoff push
ROANOKE, Va. – Coming into the night fifth in Region 5D standings with only four teams qualifying this season, William Fleming needed a win. With a decisive 42-0 victory and a loss by Harrisonburg, it’s likely the two teams will flip flop. Fleming certainly won’t be able to coast into the postseason as the Colonels wrap the regular season campaign against Franklin County.
Patrick Henry girls lead charge into State semifinals
Roanoke, Va. – The Patrick Henry girls basketball team is back to back--Region 5D champs under head coach Mike Hedrick. in the state semifinals. Coach Hedrick says the visiting Panthers will bring a lot of size to Roanoke. If you see a game that looks some like a snail can compete, it could be a long night for us,” Hedrick explains. The Patrick Henry boys will immediately follow the girls with a 6:30 p.m. start against Stone Bridge in the Class 5 boys state semifinals.
WATCH: Patrick Henry girls claim back-to-back Region 5D Titles
ROANOKE, Va. – Patrick Henry raced to a 20-5 advantage in the first quarter that was dominated by Savannah Derey. Though the shots didn’t fall at the rate that they would’ve liked, the Patriots remained tenacious at the defensive end. “We didn’t shoot the ball very well tonight but, we played really hard and refused to lose,” said Patrick Henry head coach Mike Hedrick. “[We] survived and advanced and now we have the opportunity to play for the final four, maybe the opportunity to maybe play for state title and that’s why we do this. The Patrick Henry boys will also host a Class 5 State Semifinal on Wednesday at 7pm when Stone Bridge comes to the Star City.
WATCH: Patrick Henry boys wins region 5D championship, Cave Spring girls, Northside boys advance in 3D
Over at Patrick Henry, the Region 5D finals were underway, Patriots facing the William Fleming Colonels. Patrick Henry the victor, winning 66-65, and claiming back-to-back region titles. Patrick Henry will face the winner of Potomac Falls versus Stonebridge in the first round of the State Championship. On the hardwood at Cave Spring, the girls taking on 5 seed Lord Botetourt. Boys Basketball Scores:Patrick Henry 66, William Fleming 65Northside 80, Lord Botetourt 74Abingdon 60, Cave Spring 46Girls Basketball Scores:Cave Spring 53, Lord Botetourt 57Carroll County 65, Northside 40Honaker 68, Rural Retreat 30Thomas Walker 69, Chilhowie 45
Virginia high school football playoff projections for 2019
ROANOKE, Va. - Looking at more than 100 games tonight, we are able to look ahead and predict how the playoffs will shape up for the 2019 season. While VHSL's matchups will likely be posted Saturday, here's our region-by-region breakdown of what we think will happen. Region 6AOscar Smith Ocean Lakes Thomas Dale Landstown Franklin County Grassfield Cosby Western BranchRegion 5DMountain View North Stafford Patrick Henry Harrisonburg William Fleming Albemarle Brooke Point StaffordRegion 4DSalem E.C. Glass Pulaski County Halifax County G.W. Danville Blacksburg Jefferson Forest Amherst CountyRegion 3CHeritage Spotswood Rockbridge County Liberty Christian Academy Turner Ashby Brookville Fluvanna County Western AlbemarleRegion 3DLord Botetourt Northside Magna Vista Hidden Valley Bassett Christiansburg Abingdon William ByrdRegion 2CAppomattox County Radford Gretna Glenvar Floyd County Dan River Patrick County ChathamRegion 1BRiverheads Sussex Central William Campbell Central (Lunenburg) Franklin Altavista Surry Rappahannock CountyRegion 1CGalax Narrows George Wythe Covington Auburn Parry McCluer Grayson County Eastern MontgomeryCopyright 2019 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.
Fleming girls, Radford boys post region tournament victories
ROANOKE, Va. – For the second time in as many years, the Region 5D final is an all Roanoke affair. William Fleming flogged Potomac 79-43 while Patrick Henry defeated Brooke Point 53-39. In other girls action Friday night, Carroll Co. won the 4D title over Pulaski Co. by a 44-36 score. On the boys side, Jefferson Forest needed overtime to outlast GW Danville 61-54 for the boyd 4D title. In the 5D boys tournament, Patrick Henry was eliminated on the road by a 67-64 score at Potomac.