Ronnie Walker - Hopewell

Southampton falls to Hopewell in playoff opener

Ronnie Walker looks on with his Hopewell teammates (File Photo: Joe Nelson/recruit804) Greg Cuffey and Hopewell steamroll Southampton to advance out of first-round by Brandon Mitchell, recruit804 Frigid temperatures kept the lines longer at the concession stands at Merner Field where Hopewell hosted a first-round playoff matchup against Southampton. The Blue Devils came into Friday’s…

Manchester - Brendon Clark

Class 6 Region B Preview: Colonial Forge waits for three to emerge

Manchester QB Brendon Clark (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) Manchester, Thomas Dale, and James River play while Colonial Forge enjoys a bye week There are only eight teams in Class 6 Region B, and the programs agreed to allow seven teams in the playoff. Colonial Forge finished on top, so the remaining six teams play this week…

Hermitage - Mateo Jackson

2017 All-Class 5 Region B Teams

Hermitage LB Mateo Jackson (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) Hermitage dominates the All-Class 5 Region B teams by Andy Hilton, recruit804 Region B is comprised of teams from Central Virginia/Richmond, including Atlee, L.C. Bird, Douglas Freeman, Glen Allen, Mills Godwin, Henrico, Hermitage, Highland Springs, Lee-Davis, Matoaca, Meadowbrook, Prince George, J.R. Tucker and Varina. Offensive Player of the…

VHSL Football

Make the VHSL Football postseason for winners

State Championship (Photo: Mike Caudill/recruit804) The VHSL Football playoffs need another tweak. Here’s a suggestion. by Andy Hilton, recruit757 At the beginning of the decade, people were complaining that the VHSL Football playoff system was too selective. It was. In some cases, teams could finish with only two losses and get excluded from the postseason.…