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School and sports news for Jan. 26

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.
Cyclocrossing the finish line

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.
Running at full speed

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.
School and sports news for Dec. 22

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.
School and sports news for Dec. 15

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.
School and sports news for Dec. 8

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.
Thank you, Alumni Tourney sponsors

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.
Proud of our Rappahannock County student-athletes

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.
WCDS’ conference champions

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.
State championships: 1 down, 1 to go

Rapp's undefeated varsity volleyball team is headed for the state championship final at VCU Saturday; RCHS senior cross-country runner Gavin Jenkins is the 1A state champ at last Saturday's meet, and lots more school/sports news.
School and sports news for Nov. 10

Varsity football finished their finest season ever at Hundred High School in WV, bringing home a 62-0 victory; varsity girls’ volleyball team began their conference playoffs winning in straight sets; senior, Gavin Jenkins, placed first in regional cross country championship.
School & sports news for Nov. 3

Accolades galore for Panthers; girl's varsity volleyball finish the season undefeated; boy's cross country take conference championship; thespians win Conference 43 theater championship for the third straight year; and varsity football keeps breaking records.
School & sports news for Oct. 27

As RCPS' fall regular seasons wind down, Senior Nights and Homecoming activities dominate the sports news this week, with postseason tournaments coming up soon; Panthers varsity football dominate Homecoming game.