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Around the Northern Neck: Dec. 27-28

Posted on Monday, December 31, 2012 at 2:01 pm


Dec. 27

Varsity Boys Basketball: Charles City  75, Essex 58 at Surry Christmas Tournament—ESSX D.J. Ashlock 11, Drew Balderson 3, Josh Freeman 8, Sterling Hammond 6, Earl Jones 11, C.J. Jones 1, Rahiem Rolling 2, Alonzo Tompkins 12, Teshon Nelson 2


Varsity Girls Basketball: Nansemond River 67, Lancaster 42 at Lloyd C. Bird (Tournament);  Caroline 59, Essex 56 at Caroline Christmas Tournament—See page B1; Henrico 70, Northumberland 31 at Fuqua Christmas Tournament


Varsity Boys Basketball: North Stafford 81, Northumberland  40 at Kettle Run; Colonial Beach 76, Franklin 51


JV Boys Basketball: Franklin 52, Colonial Beach 39



Dec. 28

Varsity Girls Basketball: Chancellor 64, Essex 49 at Caroline Christmas Tournament—Vickie Boone 13, Khalkha Brent 5, Alyssa Brooks 2, ZeNya Butler 15, Audasia Kelly 2, Shay Nelson 3, Jaelah Rivers 9


Varsity Girls Basketball: Meadowbrook 76, Lancaster 27 at Lloyd C. Bird Tournament;  Rappahannock 50, Washington & Lee  38; Northumberland 55, Bluestone 36 at Fuqua Christmas Tournament


Varsity Boys Basketball: Surry 57, Essex 56 at Surry Christmas Tournament—D.J. Ashlock 4, Drew Balderson 3, Sterling Hammond 10, Earl Jones 3, C.J. Jones 10, Rahiem Rolling 3, Alonzo Tompkins 23


Varsity Boys Basketball: Northumberland 56, Eastern View 45 at Kettle Run; Washington & Lee 87, Rappannock 46


District Basketball Standings

(as of Dec. 29, 8 a.m.)


Varsity Boys

LANC 9-1

NUMB 7-4

RAPP 5-3

CBEA 6-4

W&LE 5-6

ESSX 0-4



Varsity Girls

RAPP 7-1

LANC 10-2

NUMB 7-2

CBEA 8-3

ESSX 5-4

W&LE 2-9



JV Boys

LANC 9-0

NUMB 6-2

RAPP 4-2

CBEA 6-3

W&LE 5-4

ESSX 1-1



JV Girls

CBEA 5-3

LANC 4-3

W&LE 3-4

NUMB 1-4

ESSX 1-5

RAPP 0-4




Jan. 2

Wrestling: Northumberland at King William Tri-duals TBA


Jan. 3

Girls Basketball: Colonial Beach at Rappahannock, Northumberland at Washington & Lee JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Middle School Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach at Lancaster 4:30


Jan. 4

Boys Basketball: Rappahannock at Colonial Beach, Washington & Lee at Northumberland, JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Indoor Track: Northumberland at Christopher Newport University 4


Jan. 5

Wrestling: Essex, Northumberland at Mathews Invitational, Washington & Lee at King George TBA

Indoor Track: Northumberland at Christopher Newport University 9


Jan. 7

Girls Basketball: Caroline at Colonial Beach JV-6, Varsity-7:30


Jan. 8

Boys Basketball: Essex at Colonial Beach, Rappahannock at Northumberland JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Girls Basketball: Colonial Beach at Essex, Northumberland at Rappahannock JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Middle School Boys Basketball: Colonial Beach at Montross 4:30

Wrestling: Washington & Lee at Lackey 3:45


Jan. 9

Boys Basketball: Lancaster at Washington & Lee JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Girls Basketball: Washington & Lee at Lancaster JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Wrestling: King & Queen at Essex 6


Jan. 10

Wrestling: Northumberland at Lancaster (Middle School) Tri-meet TBA

Girls Basketball: Rappahannock at Washington & Lee, Lancaster at Colonial Beach, Essex at Northumberland JV-6, Varsity-7:30

Middle School Boys Basketball: Northumberland at Colonial Beach 4:30




Youth Basketball will be held at Colonial Beach High School starting Jan. 5 through Feb. 9, 2013 every Saturday from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. Registration begins Dec. 15 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. and Jan 5 from 7-8 a.m. Cost is $25 per child $45 for two and 3 or more $55. Contact 540-220-3363 for information.


Northern Neck Wrestling Club is currently enrolling for wrestling for all Northern Neck kids grades 1-8. Training is held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings and the season runs through March. You can visit us during practice and register at the NNWC facility located on Dodlyt Rd. just behind the old Northumberland High School from 6:00 – 7:30 pm Tuesday and Thursday nights. For more information contact Steven Hanks at (804) 370-2191 or stop by the Club on Tuesday or Thursday evening between 6 to 7:30 p.m. $


If you have a student who attends school in the Northern Neck District and should be considered for “On the Rise,” a feature story series to recognize students excelling in academics and on the playing field, e-mail at, fax 804-333-0033 or write to Northern Neck News Attn: Sports Desk 132 Court Circle or P.O. Box 8 Warsaw, Va. 22572. Please include subject as “rnn” provide name of student, contact information and in less than 300 words why you think he or she is newsworthy. Please no phone calls.


Check out our list of Northern Neck District Standouts playing in college and professionally online. Search in the top corner of our web site “Collegiate and Professional Athletes” page. If there is a standout missing on this list that should be considered, e-mail, fax 804-333-0033 or write to Northern Neck News Attn: Sports Desk. Please provide name of student, what high school they graduated from and the college they attend. Please no phone calls.


Check out all of other newspapers for coverage of Northern Neck District Teams: Westmoreland News:, Northern Neck News: and Northumberland Echo:

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