Sports

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.
By Michael Garbacz  Game 1: Blues 2, Thornton Services Renegades 3 This series of games started off with a fun, close tilt between Renegades and Blues. It looked like the boys in grey were going to waltz away with an easy win for a while, as they more than doubled up...
By Matthew Yoder  Reeling from a difficult home loss to Nandua and trading early touchdowns with Snow Hill, the Arcadia Firebirds found themselves at a pivotal juncture for early season play last Friday night. What followed was another determined effort by the defensive unit and a barrage of scoring by...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder From a line of scrimmage perspective, the teams appeared evenly matched, but the speed at which King and Queen Central played was too much for Chincoteague to catch up with in their 46-0 loss at home last Friday. Chincoteague opened the game running the ball...
Story and Photos by Brennan Waldorf Sept. 19, the Ponies avenged an earlier home loss this season from Northampton on the road, when they traveled to Eastville last Thursday. The first match took only four sets for the Jackets to edge their district opponent Chincoteague on the Jackets’ home court. This time...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf In a battle of the trenches the Jackets came out empty as the Windsor Dukes were more physical upon contact and controlled the line of scrimmage. With good blocking the Windsor Dukes were able to run the ball all game throwing only one pass in...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf James M. Bennet came into town sporting a highly experienced team that had 21 seniors on its roster. The Clippers came prepared to run on the evening of Sept. 21, as they found success with a series of running plays that were featured all...

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ESCC Foundation Holds 31st Annual Tournament The Eastern Shore Community College Foundation will host the 31st Annual H.B. Rew Jr. Golf Tournament Friday, Oct. 4, at 1 p.m., at Eastern Shore Yacht & Country Club in Melfa. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. Lunch will be provided. The entry fee per...