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Submitted Article The Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) has recognized three Broadwater Academy students with All-State honors for their football achievements during the 2018 season. Viking sophomore Gunnar Gustafson was named VISAA’s Division III First Team All-State kick returner.  Gustafson returned 25 kickoffs for 581 yards, or an average of...
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,...
By Krystle Bono, Submitted Photos The Nandua Warriors varsity wrestling club hosted the Warrior Duels Jan. 26, in Onley, welcoming a total of 11 other teams to their home mats for the day. The Warriors ended their regular season with a third-place finish. Cameron Mears was a standout for Nandua,...
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...
By Krystle Bono Last Thursday, Shore Swim traveled to the Boys and Girls Club in Seaford, Del., with the boys winning 78-70, and the girls bringing back a 92-32 victory. The boys medley relay team came from behind the pack to touch the end at the exact same time, resulting in...