Preseason Preview: Poquoson Islanders

Poquoson (File Photo by Kim McCaffrey/recruit757) Now in Class 2, Poquoson should be well prepared for the postseason by John Harvey, recruit757 Team: Poquoson (Poquoson, Virginia) Classification/District: 2A/Bay Rivers 2016 Record: 6-5 (First Round playoff loss to Lakeland, 46-21) Head Coach: Elliot Duty Colors: Burgundy and Gold Mascot: Islanders We don’t rebuild, we reload is…

Syour Fludd - Monacan

Preseason Preview: Monacan Chiefs

Monacan ATH Syour Fludd (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit804) What’s the new standard at Monacan now that the postseason seems to be a given? by John Harvey, recruit804 Team: Monacan (Richmond, Virginia) Classification/District: 4A/Dominion 2016 Record: 9-3 (Second Round playoff loss to Dinwiddie, 58-18) Head Coach: Jim Henderson Colors: Orange, Silver, Black and White Mascot: Chiefs In…

Phoebus - Jeremy Blunt

Preseason Preview: Phoebus Phantoms

Phoebus Head Coach Jeremy Blunt (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) Phoebus has traveled to the state semi-final game in consecutive seasons. Will third time be the charm? by Brandon Mitchell, recruit757 Team: Phoebus (Hampton, Virginia) Classification/District: 3A/Peninsula 2016 Record: 11-3 (State semi-final loss to Blacksburg 26-12) Head Coach: Jeremy Blunt Colors: Blue and gold Mascot: Phantoms Would…


Preseason Preview: Menchville Monarchs

Menchville 2016 (File Photo: Kim McCaffrey/recruit757) Ray Savage, Jr. and Menchville enter year three of their reconstruction by Brandon Mitchell, recruit757 Team: Menchville (Newport News, Virginia) Classification/District: 5A/Peninsula 2016 Record: 1-9 (No playoffs) Head Coach: Ray Savage, Jr. Colors: Purple and gold Mascot: Monarchs Rome wasn’t built in a day and neither will the Menchville…


Preseason Preview: Westfield Bulldogs

Westfield celebrates their 2016 State Championship Win (Photo: Joe Barnes/recruitNoVA) Can Westfield 3-Peat in 6A? by Jim McGrath, recruitNoVA Team: Westfield (Chantilly, VA) Classification/District – 6A/Concorde 2016 Record – 13-2 (defeated Oscar Smith 34-28 to win 6A state championship) Head Coach – Kyle Simmons Mascot – Bulldogs “It’s good to be the king,” Mel Brooks…