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By Matthew Yoder Arcadia stretched its winning streak to three games with a 46-0 defeat on the road in Williamsburg last Friday against Bruton. The defense has surrendered only 19 points over that span, and the victory against the Panthers was the Firebirds’ second shutout of the season. The defense...

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Accomack County Parks & Rec Holds Women’s Volleyball League The Accomack County Parks and Recreation Department is holding a Women’s Volleyball League on Wednesday, Oct. 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the Parks and Recreation office. Contact the Parks and Recreation office at 787-3900 or Wayne Burton at 710-1947. Northampton County Parks...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf Nandua Warriors bring in massive crowd for homecoming blowout. The Warriors’ homecoming turnout speaks volume as it brought out over a thousand spectators. The Warriors didn’t disappoint on the field either as they laid the hammer down on the 1-5 Snow Hill Eagles. Scoring for the Warriors...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf Nandua Warriors continue outstanding play as they recorded their second district home win in three days last Thursday. The Warriors, who had just come off a win from district leader Chincoteague, continued their production at home against Arcadia. They beat the Firebirds in four close...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder  As losses mount, Chincoteague’s Football can be the most imperfect of sports. Mismatches on the field, turnovers, and missed calls can easily decide the outcome of a game, and any combination of these can be devastating. Chincoteague’s 24-21 loss Saturday in Delaware against the...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf  After a road loss to Northampton and a home loss to Broadwater, the Warriors get back on track by sweeping all three district teams at home before traveling to Chincoteague Oct. 17. Nandua moves to 7-11 on the season and 6-2 in district play after beating...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf  On Sept. 27 the Nandua Warriors reversed roles compared to the week before as they were the goliath in a matchup against Lancaster High School. The Red Devils traveled from the Northern Neck district and have an enrollment of 361, which is nearly half of...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder The story reads like a broken record for the Chincoteague Ponies. One team drives the ball effectively to start but only so far and short of the end zone, while the other utilizes determined legs and capitalizes on big-play situations. Unfortunately for Chincoteague the...
Story by Brennan Waldorf The YMCA’s fall co-ed soccer league is currently in season. The league has 55 players enrolled with three different divisions. Each division has three teams and range from 3-5 year olds, 5-7 year olds, and 7-9 year olds. The fall league isn’t as popular as the...
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...