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Rappahannock Raiders varsity football team defeats Middlesex Chargers

Posted on September 18, 2014 at 2:15 pm

The Varsity Raiders football team was on the road Friday, September 12 to play the Middlesex Chargers. The Raiders ran up 252 yards of total offense with 221 coming on the ground. They were led by Marcus Byrd, whom had 139 yards on 8 carries with two touchdowns. Quarterback Ken Pierson and running back Jaquan Thompson found the end zone for the other two offensive scores. They were stingy on

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  • Essex Trojans steamroll King William Cavaliers, 35-0

    Posted on September 18, 2014 at 2:10 pm

    Malik Martin rolls in for his second touchdown of the night as Essex, defeated King William, 35-0, Friday night in Central Garage.

    On Friday night, Essex Coach John Fulks came off the field praising his team’s efforts in a hard-fought contest.  “We were able to finish a game tonight,” he said. It sounded almost like the game was close. It wasn’t. Essex traveled to King William and shut out the Cavaliers, 35-0, to notch the team’s first win of the season. The victory was a stark contrast to the finish two weeks earlier,

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  • Northern Neck Rivermen hold off Big Red

    Posted on September 18, 2014 at 2:05 pm

    The offensive line paved the way for another victory.

    The Northern Neck Rivermen was on the road Saturday, Sept. 13 versus the Arbutus Big Red. With a win the Rivermen would clinch the North Division and host the first round of the playoffs. The Rivermen hit the ground running with a 2 yard touchdown run by Daniel Barnes in the first quarter. In the second quarter, quarterback Walt Covington connected with Tim Short for a 75 yard touchdown pass.

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