Top prospects make decisions final as the early national signing period begins

Mississippi-bound Wiggins heads Lady Cavs signing day class by Jamaar Hawkins, recruit757 For some of the top high school basketball prospects in the country, Wednesday was the official end of their recruiting process after signing National Letters of Intent. Among the many student-athletes to sign in the Hampton Roads area was Princess Anne senior Xaria…

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…

Joe Jones - Ocean Lakes

Multiple scholarship offers come in for Ocean Lakes athletes

Ocean Lakes Head Coach Joe Jones (Photo: Andy Hilton/recruit757) Several seniors at Ocean Lakes have landed new college scholarship offers by Andy Hilton, recruit757 The end of the regular season has brought a little more recruiting activity as several players from Ocean Lakes have landed new college scholarship offers. According to Ocean Lakes Head Coach…

Lake Braddock - Jordan Cobb - Patriot District

2017 All-Patriot District Teams

Patriot District First Team WR Jordan Cobb (Photo courtesy of Lake Braddock Athletics) Here are the All-District teams from the Patriot District by Andy Hilton, recruitNoVA The All-Patriot District Football teams were selected by the coaches of the Patriot District. Schools in the Patriot District include Fairfax, W.T. Woodson, South County, Lake Braddock, Robinson, and…

First Colonial - Kempsville

First Colonial missed the postseason again, but managed to finish with a win

First Colonial vs. Kempsville (Video Still/Jay Parchman/recruit757) In the era of expanded playoffs, First Colonial is the only Beach District team without a postseason appearance by Andy Hilton, recruit757 We’ve had five seasons of expanded playoffs now. First Colonial met Kempsville Friday night and the Chiefs had a chance to end their 45-game losing streak.…

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.…