Nick Mell - Stone Bridge

Stone Bridge falls short in title game, 37-26

#15 Stone Bridge RB Nick Mell fights for yardage (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757) Stone Bridge stayed within striking distance but could never catch Highland Springs by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA “We felt like we matched up well with them,” said Stone Bridge coach Mickey Thompson at the post-game press conference following the Class 5 state championship game…

Phoebus - Barry Hargraves - Chris Daniels

GAME DAY: Phoebus (13-1) vs. Heritage (13-1)

#4 Barry Hargraves and #10 Chris Daniels of Phoebus (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757) Class 3 Championship Preview: Jeremy Blunt, Phoebus attempting to win first State Championship since four-peat ending in 2011 by Brandon Mitchell, recruit757 Phoebus (13-1) vs. Heritage (13-1) Noon, Saturday at Armstrong Stadium, Hampton University The journey for Phoebus to advance to the Class…

Highland Springs

Purpose? Loren Johnson talks about accomplishment at Highland Springs (VIDEO)

Highland Springs (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) For Highland Springs Head Coach Loren Johnson, football is a means to an end by Byron Jones, recruit804 From sunny South Florida to Eastern Henrico, Loren Johnson has always used the game of football as a means to an end. Upon graduating from Miramar High School in Broward County, Florida…

Stone Bridge - Mason Tatum - D'Vonte Waller - Highland Springs

Class 5 State Championship: Stone Bridge (12-2) vs. Highland Springs (14-0)

Stone Bridge QB Mason Tatum and Highland Springs QB D’Vonte Waller (Photos: Sheridan King/recruitNoVA and Andy Hilton/recruit804) Class 5 State Championship Preview: Highland Springs, Stone Bridge set to lock horns for the third time in four years by Brandon Mitchell, recruit804/recruitNoVA Highland Springs (14-0) vs. Stone Bridge (12-2) Noon, Saturday at Armstrong Stadium, Hampton University…

Freedom - Manchester - Quest Powell - Brendon Clark

Class 6 State Championship: Manchester (14-0) vs. Freedom (13-1)

Freedom QB Quest Powell and Manchester QB Brendon Clark (Photos: Andy Hilton/recruitNoVA and Sheridan King/recruit804) Both Freedom and Manchester go to their first ever State Championship game by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA/recruit804 Manchester (14-0) vs. Freedom-Woodbridge (13-1), Armstrong Stadium, Hampton University, Saturday, 4:30 p.m. How They Got Here: Freedom defeated C.D. Hylton (42-7), Hayfield (29-19), W.T.…

Phoebus - Anthony Turner

Phoebus cruises to a 35-14 win over Culpeper (VIDEO)

#7 Phoebus RB Anthony Turner (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruit757) Phoebus now sails into the Class 3 State Championship game HAMPTON – For Phoebus coach Jeremy Blunt, chasing a state football championship has been an arduous and sometimes devastating task. In spite of entering Armstrong Stadium on Saturday with a 71-14 career coaching record over seven years,…