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Story and Photo by Krystle Bono Chincoteague Ponies senior varsity basketball star, and all-around standout, three-sport athlete Caroline Thornton, hit the 1,000 point marker Feb. 12, during the team’s district tournament court battle in Eastville, in which the girls would go on to win a second straight district title. Such...
It was a week of postseason battles for the Eastern Shore varsity basketball teams, many of which would step on the court for their last game of the year. Nandua’s boys varsity squad battled King William last Friday on the road, and edged out the host team 57-53. The...
By Krystle Bono, Submitted Photo For the second straight season, the Chincoteague Ponies girls varsity club claimed the Eastern Shore District Championship tournament title, as well as the regular season championship. The girls earned the district title last Thursday, cementing their spot at the top of the district tier after...
By Krystle Bono, Submitted Photo Senior Yellow Jacket varsity hoops standout Jawaun Bell hit the 1,000 point milestone during the team’s home court battle against Norfolk Academy on Jan. 3., posting 26 points in the game. As a four-year varsity starting point guard, Bell has been an integral part of...
Story and Photos by Krystle Bono It’s been a busy few weeks on the homefront for the Eastern Shore district basketball teams, as the regular season games are beginning to come to a close. Last week, the Chincoteague Ponies girls varsity club faced the Northampton Yellow Jackets in Eastville, Tuesday,...
Story by Krystle Bono, Submitted Photos Shore Swim hit the road and headed west to Hampden-Sydney College Jan. 25 to battle Prince Edward, Appomattox, and Goochland for a quad meet. Goochland ended the day on top, finishing first for both the boys and the girls. Shore Swim brought home a...
By Krystle Bono -  Shore Swim traveled to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, in Maryland, for the first time to swim against the Salisbury School Tuesday evening. The boys team won by a close 46-39, and the girls team fell to Salisbury by a  55-36 count.  Lauren Johnston earned first-place...
By Krystle Bono The Northampton Bulls middle sixth grade team concluded their season with a flawless 6-0 record and secured the Eastern Shore District Middle School championship Wednesday night after defeating Nandua. The boys began the season with a win over Chincoteague, 37-2, Jan. 7. Na’Rod Jarvis led at the net...
By Krystle Bono The Northampton Yellow Jackets traveled to Northumberland last weekend to grapple in the Northumberland Duels against Caroline, Washington and Lee, Franklin, Tabb, and Northumberland. Northampton finished the event 4-1, finishing second overall, defeating Caroline, 42-30, Washington and Lee, 42-24, Tabb, 36-18, and Northumberland, 36-24, but fell to...
By Krystle Bono Jawaun Bell’s 26 points helped lift the Northampton Yellow Jackets boys team to a 65-52 win over the Nandua Warriors last Friday in Onley. Vonte Coston contributed 23 points in the win, and Jeremiah Major led the team with 10 rebounds. Bell put up 40 points in the...