Sports

Eighty-two Eastern Shore youngsters gathered on a bright and warm day at the Saxis Fishing Pier. Nearly 150 fish of various species were caught by the children, all of whom received a fishing rod and reel and a great introduction to angling under the auspices of the Eastern Shore...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder In the stands, the game had less of the intensity of last week’s five-set affair, but on the court, it was Chincoteague’s dominating play that made it so. The Ponies came out expertly prepared and won in straight sets, 25-10, 25-19, 25-20, against the...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf The Yellow Jackets started the game on the Surry 47-yard line and immediately deployed its hard nose running offense. The Jackets called five run plays in a row before a false start caused fourth-and-13; they would run a trick play next that showed punt but...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf Broadwater Academy defeated Nandua at home, taking three of four sets (27-25, 25-23, 25-11, 25-9) on Sept. 17. The two teams met for the first time this season with the Warriors stealing the first set of the series. Nandua was battling from behind throughout the series but...
Story and Photos by Brennan Waldorf Eastern Shore Cross-Country opened up last week Sept. 12 with Arcadia, Chincoteague, Nandua, and Northampton competing at Nandua High School. The conditions were not ideal for the first meet where runners endured a sunny day that featured no wind and heat exceeding 90 degrees. Through...
By Matthew Yoder The Nandua Warriors relied on the legs and efforts of Joseph Teasley and Jaheim Bailey in sync with a well-thought-out and executed defensive plan to secure a 23-20 victory against the Arcadia Firebirds last Friday. Under a full harvest moon, the Warriors made hay early, capitalizing on a...
The Ladies Golf Association (LGA) and the Eastern Shore Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ESCADV) held an invitational tournament Aug. 27 at the Eastern Shore Yacht and Country Club, raising more than $13,000 for victims of violence.  Peaches Dodge said there were 54 sponsors for the tournament and approximately 35 prizes...
Story by Brennan Waldorf Broadwater Academy got another win on the road last weekend Sept. 15, against the Blessed Sacrament-Huguenot Knights. After a home loss that left the Vikings out gas in the second half, the Vikings conditioning was the focal point in practice with an emphasis on having a...
For the first time this month, a whole week of fishing has passed which was not impacted by the effects of a major weather system!  With slowly falling air temperatures and humidity, this time of year can be a great time to be out on the water, especially while...
by Brennan Waldorf Nandua volleyball falls in back-to-back games at home to open the season. The Warriors kick-started their season with a home loss to Holy Grove falling behind after splitting the first two sets with the Eagles (17-25, 25- 16, 16-25, 22-25). Lyric Sampson led the way for the Warriors recoding six blocks at the net while...