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By Matthew Yoder Both Chincoteague and Northampton effectively heeded the audible demands of their coaches, but in the end the Yellow Jackets’ adjustments played right into their wheelhouse and drove a 77-62 win Tuesday night in the Pony Pen. Northampton opened the game playing unselfishly, which led to good looks for...
By Brennan Waldorf The Nandua Warriors picked up a regional victory on Monday night Jan. 27 when they defeated the Poquoson Islanders. The game started off lopsided in Nandua’s favor after Malik Battle recorded two steals that led to a layup of his own and an assist to Gerald Pitt. The...

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Accomack County Central Little League Spring Sign-Ups Accomack County Central Little League spring sign-ups for boys and girls, ages 4 to 18, is now available.  The registration fee is $65 a child, and $45 for only Tee-Ball. The deadline to register is Feb. 29. No registrations will be accepted after...
By Michael Garbacz Game 1: NeuBeam Harambe 2, K&E Marine Capitals 9 The cold finally reared its ugly head, but the ESSHL action stayed hot, at least for the Caps.  They went out and filled the net against a gorilla squad missing half their troop. The Pat Trick posted an eye-popping...

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Accomack County Parks and Recreation 2020 Youth Basketball Game Schedule  Accomack County Parks and Recreation kicked off its 2020 Youth Basketball season at Arcadia High School on Saturday, January 18. The season started off with some competitive games. ACPR Celtics 2, coached by Ronnie Budd and Alphonso Shockley defeated the Knights...
By Brennan Waldorf The Warriors hosted their senior night Jan. 22 with Arcadia and Northampton in attendance. Seniors Matt Taylor, Joe Teasley, and Devon Nieves were honored and celebrated at the start of the meet. The three teams were still recovering from the Fred Diem/Scott Miles tournament held the weekend...
By Matthew Yoder What started out as a close game quickly stretched beyond approach as Chincoteague coach Jimmy Bloxom witnessed key contributors to his team exit the court in foul trouble. Colonial Beach rattled off 17 consecutive points in the second quarter in defeating Chincoteague, 56-33, Tuesday night in the...
By Matthew Yoder Rewind to early December. Following an opening night loss on its homecourt, Broadwater coach, Eddie Spencer, foresaw a difficult road ahead for his team, with games against tremendous competition. Last Friday, Atlantic Shores Christian entered the gym in Exmore as one of the teams Spencer was concerned...
By Brennan Waldorf No lead is safe when it comes to the Eastern Shores boys’ basketball games. The Nandua Warriors traveled to Eastville last Friday for a “Pack the House” game that was a thriller all the way to the finish. For the second time in a row, the Warriors...

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Accomack County Parks and Recreation 2020 Youth Basketball Schedule Accomack County Parks and Recreation will kickoff their 2020 Youth Basketball season Saturday, Jan. 18, at Arcadia High School. The schedule is 9 a.m. - ACPR Celtics 1 and Hornets 1 (practice, ages 5-8), 10 a.m. - Wizards 1 and...