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By Matthew Yoder – With playoff seeding at stake, the Chincoteague Ponies bested the Arcadia Firebirds for the second time this season Tuesday night by a score of 8-6. The Ponies welcomed back starting pitcher Alex McComb and put aside a pair of disappointing losses to get back into the win...
By Brennan Waldorf – The Nandua Warriors finished their regular season as the 2021 District Champions last week May 26, in Onley. The Warriors played the Arcadia Firebirds on the Warriors’ Senior Night, beating the district rival for the third time this season 11-3. Before the start of the game,...
By Matthew Yoder – Tyler Greene pitched four shutout innings allowing only one hit while striking out 11 batters to keep Nandua’s undefeated season rolling along in a 14-0 defeat of Arcadia last Thursday. Greene was supported by a five-run first inning from his offense, highlighted by a lead-off home run...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder – The Arcadia Firebirds put on an impressive display of offensive fortitude on Senior Night, dismantling the Northampton Yellow Jackets 8-1. Individually, Franklin Juarez had a breakout performance with six goals, but to gain a perspective of his exploits is to also mention the tremendous...
By Matthew Yoder – The Arcadia Firebirds secured their first district championship in 14 years, defeating the Nandua Warriors for senior night last Thursday. Seniors Hailey Berry, Skylar Stapleton, and Haley McDaniel were all honored prior to the game, then proceeded to make strong contributions on the field to bring their...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder – Nathan Barnes picked up his third win of the season in dominating fashion, going six innings, while allowing only two hits and striking out 11 to help fuel Arcadia’s 7-3 defeat of Chincoteague Tuesday evening. Barnes helped his own cause at the plate, going...
Story and Photos by Matthew Yoder – Arcadia High School was again the host for a track and field meet May 28. Team results are reported below. GIRLS RESULTS Girls 100 Meter 1. Emma Jackson, Chincoteague, 12.94 2. Kayla Wharton, Arcadia, 13.42 3. Amizyah Harmon, Nandua, 13.6 Girls 200 Meter 1. Emma Faith, Chincoteague, 34.22 2. Charlotte Bowden,...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder – Arcadia made up for its only loss of the season, besting Chincoteague at home 13-3. The Ponies got on the board early after Allie Bell brought Emma Jackson home with a blooping infield single. Jackson put herself into scoring position after hustling to third...
By Matthew Yoder – Behind another stellar outing on the mound from Nathan Barnes, the Arcadia Firebirds evened their record at 3-3, beating Chincoteague 9-3. Barnes earned his second win of the season, going six innings, allowing only two hits and three walks, while striking out 15 batters. At the plate...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf – The 2021 Eastern Shore district track championship was held last week, May 21, at Northampton High School. The Nandua Warriors swept the team event, winning both divisions with almost identical scores. The Nandua boys scored 88 points, edging out the Arcadia Firebirds who had...