Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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May 7, 2013

Prep roundup: Blues blank Dogs

RICHLANDS, Va. — Richlands got two goals each from senior Cassidy Richardson and freshman Nadia Ashiq on Tuesday at Ernie Hicks Stadium, and the Lady Blues shut out Tazewell 6-0 in girls soccer.

Lexie Warner and Makenley Davis also netted goals for Richlands, and Nikki Sparks earned the shutout in goal.

The many seniors on the Richlands squad were honored on senior night.

Richlands (9-1-1) hosts Abingdon on Thursday. The two teams are tied for first in the Southwest District.

Boys Soccer

Richlands 3, Tazewell 1

RICHLANDS, Va. — Logan Forrest scored two goals to lead Richlands to a Southwest District win over the Bulldogs at Ernie Hicks Stadium.  

Austin Lankford added a goal for Richlands, while Zack Franklin was the Blue Tornado in goal.

Richlands (6-5) will visit Marion on Tuesday to complete the regular season.

Boys Tennis

Tazewell 6, Richlands 3

TAZEWELL, Va. — The Tazewell Bulldogs boys tennis team claimed a Southwest District victory over the Richlands Blue Tornado at Lincolnshire Park. Tazewell returns to the courts Friday at Marion.


Rees Bowen (R) def. Curtis Ingram (T) 6-0, 6-0; Jonathan Keen (R) def. Tim Boyd (T) 8-2; Wyatt Stevenson (T) def. Taylor Ratliff (R) 8-3; Zach Harman (T) def. Andrew Hicks (R) 8-4; Tyler Stillwell (T) def. Alex Mullins (R) 8-5; Cole Rose (T) def. Kyle Stiltner (R) 8-3.


Bowen-Keen (R) def. Ingram-Boyd (T) 6-0, 6-0; Stevenson-Hunter Nash (T) def. Ratliff-Canaan Addison 8-3; Harman-Jonathan Stillwell (T) def. Alex Gilbert-Clayton Gilbert (R) 8-7.

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