PE Soccer Wins On Senior Night

Published 4:36 pm Thursday, May 16, 2013

FARMVILLE – The Prince Edward County High School boys soccer team celebrated senior night with a 2-0 victory over Greensville at the PECHS Soccer/Track Complex.

The Eagles dominated possession and scored their first goal of the contest in the 23rd minute. Freshman Colton Sheehan found classmate Niko Reinson in the center of the field, and Reinson fired a hard shot into the top left corner for the Eagles' first goal of the evening.

Sheehan later scored on a low ground ball into the far left corner to give the Eagles the two-goal victory.

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The game was the final regular-season home contest for seniors Bobby Burke and Henry Kocevar.

Knights Third At JRD Meet

The Buckingham County High School boys track team finished third in the James River District Meet held Monday and Wednesday at Nottoway and Goochland High Schools, respectively.

Goochland won the overall meet with 116.75 points to edge out Amelia (106). Buckingham tallied 68.75 points to beat out Lunenburg (66). Cumberland scored 41.75 points, and Randolph-Henry (36.75), Nottoway (17) and Bluesone (12) rounded out the field.

Buckingham's Devin Smith won in the Shot Put and Discus, and was named the Outstanding Field Event participant, while Stephan Chambers won in the Triple Jump.

The top six finishers qualified for the Region B Meet to be held next Wednesday at East Rockingham High School.

Results of the top-six finishers in the JRD District Meet will appear in next Wednesday's edition of The Farmville Herald.