Sports

Warriors Clinch 11th Consecutive Eastern Shore District Championship
By Krystle Bono Tuesday night marked an 11th straight Eastern Shore District title for the Nandua Warriors girls varisty softball club, who finished at the top of the board after defeating the Northampton Yellow Jackets, 7-5, in Eastville. Alanna Shea threw just over four innings to earn the win, retiring six...
By Krystle Bono Broadwater Academy alum and William & Mary graduate student Preston Richardson made his mark in Tribe history this week, setting a school record in the Penn Relays last Friday, battling the wet and turbulent outdoor elements to shatter the program’s record in shot put at 18.37m (60...
 By Bill Hall With the most recent bouts of wind and rain, not much has changed on the fishing scene over the last week, with the exception of increased numbers of red drum behind the breakers of the southernmost barrier islands. Flounder fishing is becoming a little more consistent as...
The Northampton Yellow Jackets varsity softball team one-upped two of their district opponents this week, defeating the Nandua Warriors April 4, 7-6, and the Chincoteague Ponies Wednesday afternoon, 6-5. Last Thursday’s game was all tied up at six between the Warriors and the Yellow Jackets, with Northampton’s Emily Kellam up...
By Krystle Bono Last Monday evening, the Nandua High School lobby was packed with family, friends, and supporters of senior Warrior Baylee Justis, who formally committed to play Division I volleyball at Regent University. The two-sport athlete toured numerous campuses from North Carolina to Delaware, and entertained recruiting offers from...
Accomack County resident and Holly Grove Christian senior Gwyneth Loniewski signed her formal letter of intent Thursday, March 21, to play Division I volleyball with the Regent University team in Virginia Beach. Loniewski, who has played for Holly Grove since her freshman year, was named Player of the Year in...
The Nandua girls varsity soccer team extended their win streak to four last Thursday night over Lancaster, earning a 5-1 victory at home. Unfortunately for the Warriors, their flawless record was shattered by district rivals Northampton, with the Yellow Jackets one-upping the Warriors Wednesday night in Eastville by one...
The Lady Jackets’ bats were on fire last Thursday, with three homers and a 16-hit game to help lift them to a 22-2 victory over the Chincoteague Ponies. Riley Hook rocked the first home run of the day for the Yellow Jackets in the first inning, and tallied four RBIs...
Story and Photos by Krystle Bono Monday afternoon, the Arcadia Firebirds fell to Washington High in Princess Anne, 10-0. McKinlley Welsh lead the Firebirds’ offense, going 1-for-2 at the plate, notching a triple. Alison Bowmann and Alysia Wessells both went 1-for-2. Hailey Berry shouldered the loss, throwing 3.1 innings, allowing...
By Krystle Bono Monday night, the Northampton Yellow Jackets girls varsity soccer club collected their first win of the season, shutting down Lancaster 6-0, in Eastville. Nohemi Montalvo led the Yellow Jackets with two goals and two assists. Wendi Martinez also put two between the pipes for Northampton with one...