Oscar Smith quiets the whispers

by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 All off season, Oscar Smith head coach Richard Morgan had heard the whispers.  With such a young team returning for the 2015 season, many wondered how his program would respond to its first deal of uncertainty in more than a decade. The Tigers responded in grand fashion Friday night, crushing Nansemond…

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Tyrek Graham’s big night sparks Lafayette win

by John Harvey, recruit757 RICHMOND – Tyrek Graham’s fourth-quarter touchdown grab against Magna Vista in the 3A state championship game marked the final score for Lafayette during the 2014 season. The 6-foot-2 senior picked up right where he left off on Thursday, hauling in a career-high three touchdown grabs for the Rams during a 41-0 victory over…

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Hampton Stands Up Denbigh

by Brandon Mitchell, recruit757 There was build up all week and a lot of talk coming from the Peninsula about the match up between the Denbigh Patriots and the Hampton Crabbers. The Hampton Crabbers ended all talk from every side of the ball and closed out the night with a 38-0 drubbing of the Patriots.…

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Bruton opens against King William

by John Harvey, recruit757 Bruton (0-0) at King William (0-0) 7 p.m. Thursday Bruton’s football team has reached the playoffs four times since 2009, including back-to-back 2A South appearances. The Panthers look to continue that streak this year and the journey begins Thursday with a tough road game at perennial powerhouse King William. “We seem…

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William and Mary opens on the road (VIDEO)

by Brian Parsons, WAVY-TV 10 (a special contribution to recruit757.com) WILLIAMSBURG (WAVY) — William and Mary opens its season Saturday on the road at Lafayette. Coach Jimmye Laycock’s team will play four of their first five games away from Zable Stadium. Picked to finish 4th in the CAA pre-season poll, the star of the team…

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