Cape Henry Receives Impressive Honors from The Virginian-Pilot
Best High School Players, Moments of 2011-'12 Compiled by Pilot staffers Jami Frankenberry, Chris Carlson, Larry Rubama, Paul Eldert and Ray Nimmo
WILL MASON Cape Henry
A four-time National Prep School All-American, the 120-pound wrestler won his fourth consecutive Tidewater Conference title, fourth VISAA state championship and finished his career 202-22. Mason, headed to Virginia, also won a prestigious Beast of the East Tournament championship.
PROGRAM OF THE YEAR
Cape Henry Collegiate The Dolphins won eight VISAA state championships and nine Tidewater Conference regular-season titles. And 25 senior athletes in 10 different sports signed or committed to play in college.
This year’s Virginia Independent Schools state champions: Cape Henry field hockey Cape Henry girls tennis Cape Henry girls volleyball Cape Henry boys basketball Cape Henry girls basketball Nansemond-Suffolk golf Cape Henry baseball Cape Henry boys tennis Cape Henry girls lacrosse Greenbrier Christian softball
Tanner Baine and Brittany Pilkington, Cape Henry Baine and Pilkington, both headed to George Mason on tennis scholarships, finished their high school careers in style by going undefeated and leading their teams to VISAA state titles.