Sports

Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf The league comprises two age groups and is part of the NFL’s official Play 60 flag football league. Both boys and girls can sign up to participate in a 5- to 8-year-old group or a 9- to 12-year-old group. The league is in its sixth...
Story by Matthew Yoder – Ace Custis is a man who has called many places home over the course of his career. The profession of basketball has led him all over the globe, but his new job brings him back to one of the places that made all this...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf The Yellow Jackets’ kickoff was delayed when their opponents were caught in traffic, pushing the kickoff time back to 7:30 p.m. Northampton football fell to the Pointers but had a spectacular halftime show that featured the Virginia State Explosion. A full band with dancers and baton throwers dazzled the...
Story and Photos by Brennan Waldorf Broadwater Academy Cross-Country hosted its first and only home meet of the year last Saturday, Sept. 28. Coach Hack and his assistant coach Andrew Cunningham put a lot of effort into the event and hope to expand the meet in the future. In the past, the team attempted...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder Down two sets to one and facing a raucous crowd headed into the fourth, Nandua rallied to win the final two sets and secure a well-fought victory against Arcadia Tuesday night. Both teams came out very aggressively in the first set, aiming for every opportunity at the net...
By Brennan Waldorf Northampton girls cross country teams claimed a first place finish on the road when they traveled to Emporia, Va. The Greensville invitational was held Sept. 11 and hosted nine teams from different divisions. The Jackets were led by Daniela Gonzalez who claimed her third win of the season when she crossed...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf The Patriots had only one senior on their varsity squad but had the advantage as their school size is nearly double the size of Broadwater’s. The Patriots were able to defeat the Vikings in four close sets (25-22, 20-25, 25-1, 25-20). The Vikings, who returned Emily Nordwall to the lineup...
By Matthew Yoder  Slow starts have been a dilemma difficult to overcome for Arcadia’s volleyball team this season. Tuesday night Northampton’s diminutive but crafty Jacqueline Maldonado opened the match with 8 straight points on her serve and history appeared poised to repeat itself. On this night, however, trends did not...
The Eastern Shore of Virginia Anglers club will hold a meeting on Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sage Diner in Onley. There will be a presentation by Steve Atkinson, providing an update on Menhaden in the Chesapeake Bay. New or perspective members are welcome.
The Eastern Shore of Virginia Anglers club will hold a meeting on Oct. 14, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sage Diner in Onley. There will be a presentation by Steve Atkinson, providing an update on Menhaden in the Chesapeake Bay. New or perspective members are welcome.