Nansemond River softball wins regional title, secures state berth
Nansemond River High School’s varsity softball team pulled away for a 14-2 victory over Kempsville High School on June 16 at Stoney Run Athletic Complex in Newport News to win the Region 5A Championship and clinch a berth in the Virginia High School League Class 5 State Tournament.
To reach the regional final, the Lady Warriors prevailed 1-0 against First Colonial High School in the semifinals June 15 and routed Gloucester High School 14-0 in a June 14 quarterfinal game.
At its home site, Nansemond River (14-1) will face the Region 5B champion June 22 in the state semifinals.
Nansemond River High School’s varsity baseball and softball teams made it past the quarterfinals of their respective Region 5A tournaments,... read more