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Around the Northern Neck Update: Sept. 4

Posted on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 2:11 pm

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Sept. 4

Quinton Oaks Ladies Golf Association: A Flight Net—1st  Terri Saroti and 2nd  Faith McDermott and Bettye Garner (tied); A Flight Gross—1st  Su Schmalz and 2nd  Maggie Dennett

B Flight Net—1st Carol Davis and 2nd Sharon Dickens, B Flight Gross—1st  Mary Beth Hawn and 2nd Linda Richards


Sept. 5

JV Volleyball: Mathews def. Rappahannock, 2-0, Northumberland def. Caroline 2-0, Colonial Beach def. King & Queen 2-0, Middlesex def. Washington & Lee 2-0, Lancaster def. West Point 2-1


Varsity Volleyball: West Point def. Lancaster 3-1, Northumberland def. Caroline 3-0, Colonial Beach def. King & Queen 3-1, Mathews def. Rappahannock 3-1, Middlesex def. Washington & Lee 3-1


Golf: Rappahannock def. Lancaster 179-206. Lancaster’s Alex Nelson crowned medalist scoring 37; Essex def. Northumberland 161-174, Essex’s Larkin Gross medalist with a round of one over par 36.


Sept. 6

Varsity Football: Washington & Lee def. Windsor 20-12, Northumberland &  def. Northampton 42-7, Lancaster def. King & Queen 62-6, Rappahannock West Point 41-15



Sept. 7

S.P. Football:  Virginia Steelers at Rivermen 7


Sept. 10 

Golf: Rappahannock at Northumberland, and King William and Lancaster at Essex 4



First annual Mud Run will be held on Sept. 14 in Kilmarnock. This is a fundraiser to benefit the YMCA/APYC Camp Kekoka’s Guardian Program.  This financial scholarship program, enables children to participate and attend camp, regardless of their family’s ability to pay. This run is for adults only, ages 18 and older.  Cost is $30 until Aug. 15, $40 after Aug. 15th, $50 day of race. Check-in starts at 8 a.m. Run starts at 10 a.m. Visit to register today. Call 804-435-0223 for more information.


Friends of the Rappahannock will be sponsoring the annual Belle Isle State Park Trail 5K Run and Walk on Sept. 14. Check in is at 7:30 a.m. followed by the race at 8:30 a.m. For more information or to sign-up 804-462-5030


The Chandler 3 Mile and Kids 1 Mile walk/run, which is held in conjunction to the Montross Fall Festival, will take place October 5.  Check in time is at 7 a.m. The Kids 1 mile run/Walk time is at 7:30 and the 3-mile run/walk time is at 8 a.m. Both races will begin in front of the Montross Volunteer Rescue Squad.  There will also be a 100-yard “Tot Trot” this year for all of the youngsters.  This event is named after Ferdie Fax and Bonnie Chandler for their many contributions to the Washington & Lee Cross Country Team. You can print off a registration form or register online at


At the Oct. 18 football game against Lancaster, 10 individuals including two contributors that will be inducted into the Rappahannock High School Sports Hall of Fame. Retired coach, principal and superintendent Fred Pitman highlights the inductees along with the first school division superintendent, the late Jim Stover.

The 10 individuals to be inducted include Brian Wilkins (1982), Stanley Sanders (1969), Nancy Wilson (1977), Erica Carey (1982), Danny Pierson (1976), Jack Walker (1981), Sally Smith (1974), Susan Powell Headley (1976), Otis Jackson (1976) and Rocky Newton (1974). Those that were selected in this year’s hall of fame class are encouraged to contact 804-761-6919. Considerations for feature articles leading up to the induction ceremony may be emailed to Include a name and contact information.


Interested in joining the Northern Neck Wrestling Club which is for kids grades 1-8 and adults? Contact Steven Hanks at (804) 370-2191.


The Rappahannock Raiders Booster Club is currently accepting applications for membership for the 2013-2014 season. The Boosters are offering a variety of different membership options (at reduced rates if purchased prior to June 30, 2013) in hopes of accommodating a wide range of students, parents, and community members. All those interested in joining for the 2013-2014 season should contact Jan Tatarka ( at Rappahannock High School


The Northumberland High School Athletic Booster Club is currently accepting applications for membership for the 2012-2013 season. This year the Boosters are offering 10 different membership options, in hopes to accommodate a wide range of students, parents and community members. All those interested in joining or renewing their membership for the 2013-2014 season should contact Michael Stevenson ( at Northumberland High School.