Big congrats to Rapp Varsity Wrestling, coming home from the state tourney in Salem with one new State Champion and seven other state placers; and Saturday (Feb. 25) the Scholastic Bowl teams travels to Williamsburg for the State finals.
Get the latest sports, academic and youth program news from Rappahannock County Schools and Wakefield Country Day School; a list of local JMU graduates and valuable information on a UVA scholarship program.
Panthers excel in academics, sports and real-life skills. Varsity Wrestling wins conference championship, Varsity Scholastic Bowl wins regional championship and is off to States for the fifth time on Feb. 25 in Williamsburg.
Check out all the scoop on our local sports and academic aces from RCHS, WCDS, Belle Meade and those off at university.
Accolades and honors for Wakefield Country Day School and local JMU students. Owls swimming and basketball season is full swing, congrats to Lucas DuMez who is top 10 in the state in seven different swimming events.
Belle Meade School teacher and equestrian team leader Alex Forte (left) was in Hartford, Connecticut earlier this month for a cold, wet, icy, muddy week — during which she finished second in two USA Cyclocross National Championship races.
Panthers Quiz Bowl team on the road to states. Wrestling seniors recognized for their contributions, a couple are still undefeated in the district. Panthers and Owls basketball seasons are in full swoosh and three county residents receive JMU student honors.
Julia Katherine Wood (first row, third from right) of Woodville, an 11-time Virginia State Champion during her days at Rappahannock County High School, helped her College of William & Mary varsity cross country team win the CAA title.
RCPS honors the successful teams and athletes of fall sports season and WCDS names basketball ace Jill Chiu as their Female Athlete of the Month.
Wakefield Country Day School students earned nine awards in the Samuels Public Library’s 38th annual Holiday Writing Contest; Updates on Owls' basketball, swimming and Panthers' basketball, wrestling and Quiz Bowl teams.
Winter is here and RCPS' sports teams are providing some scorching early season performances from the wrestling and basketball teams; WCDS' third grade students buy charity gifts through chores; and Owls basketball and swimming teams are in full stroke.
WCDS’ strong showing at classical convention; Julia Estes is state 1A Player of the Year; boy's varsity and girl's JV basketball are undefeated early, and more in this week's School and Sports.
The Rappahannock County Public Schools Parent Teacher Organization would like to thank the local team sponsors for their generous support of our upcoming Alumni Basketball Tournament.
We can all be proud of what our student-athletes of RCHS have accomplished. I was in Richmond last Saturday to see our volleyball team win its first-ever state championship, a grand finale to a perfect season, a 27-0 record.
Wakefield Country Day School’s middle school boys soccer team poses with coach Lavonne Atkins (right) and Athletic Director Mike Costello after the team won the Valley Middle School Conference championship recently.
Rapp volleyball is the state championship team; Rapp theater is first in the region.