Cosby High School

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Cosby High School
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Address
14300 Fox Club Parkway
Midlothian, Virginia 23112
Information
School type Public high school
Founded 2006
School district Chesterfield County Public Schools
Principal Benjamin Snyder
Grades 9-12
Enrollment 2,090 (2011-2012)
Language English
Campus Suburban
Color(s)                    
Columbia Blue, Silver, Black, White
Mascot Titans
Rival Clover Hill High School
James River High School
Atlhetic Conference Virginia High School League
AAA Central Region
AAA Dominion District
6A South Alignment
Conference 3
Website

Cosby High School is a public secondary school located in Midlothian, Virginia, United States.

Cosby is a part of Chesterfield County Public Schools and is located at 14300 Fox Club Parkway. The school mascot is the Cosby Titan.

Cosby High School opened for the 2006-2007 school year.

Athletics[edit]

Cosby High School is a member of group AAA in the Virginia High School League. They are a part of the AAA Central Region and AAA Dominion District.

Cosby has won the Dominion District All Sports Cup for the last five years. (2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2011–12).[1] In 2012, they won the Wells Fargo Cup, which honors the VHSL high school with the most prominent athletic department on the state level.[2] They became the first Central Region team to win the cup in the 28-year history of the award.

Cheerleading[edit]

In 2010, Cosby's Competitive Cheerleading team won the school's first VHSL AAA State Championship. The Cosby Cheerleaders, in addition to winning the fourth straight Central VA SpiritFest competition in Charlottesville, won the "Triple Crown" in VHSL competition: Dominion District, Central Region, and State Championship. They were the first Dominion District team to make it to State Finals since 2008 and then the first Dominion District team to win a State Championship in Competitive Cheer; also, the first Central Region team to win a state championship in Competitive Cheer.

In 2011, Cosby's Competitive Cheerleading team won their second VHSL AAA State Championship. They were the third team to ever win the crown back to back. In addition, the team once again won the "Triple Crown." winning the Dominon District, Central Region, and State Championships.[3]

Soccer[edit]

In 2012, the Cosby Girls Soccer team won the AAA State Championship. They ended their season with an undefeated record of 23-0-1.[4]

Track and field[edit]

In 2012, the Cosby Girls Indoor Track team won the AAA State Title.

Wrestling[edit]

In 2011, Austin Coburn became Cosby's first individual state champion by winning the 171 pound weight class in wrestling.[3]

Softball[edit]

In 2012, the Cosby softball team won their first state title by defeating Patrick Henry 3-2 and winning the Group AAA state championship.

Health Science Specialty Center[edit]

A Health Science Specialty Center opened in the fall of 2007, with a goal of developing special partnerships with many community health organizations such as Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital, VCU School of Medicine, Chippenham/Johnston-Willis Medical Center, Brandermill Woods Retirement Center, and John Tyler Community College programs.

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ [2][dead link]
  3. ^ a b "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2012-02-13. Retrieved 2012-01-24. 
  4. ^ [3]
  5. ^ Jeter, Fred (June 6, 2012). "The Lowery legacy". Chesterfield Observer. Retrieved January 28, 2015. 

Coordinates: 37°24′21.3″N 77°42′9.8″W / 37.405917°N 77.702722°W / 37.405917; -77.702722