Tag: Arcadia High School

By Matthew Yoder Arcadia punctuated their Eastern Shore district championship season with a 75-54 victory against Chincoteague on senior night. The Firebirds relied on the efforts of their veterans to distance themselves from a scrappy Ponies team in the fourth quarter. While Arcadia has played a composed, high-tempo brand of basketball...
By Brennan Waldorf The Division II, Region A Wrestling Tournament took place last weekend, Jan. 8, at Poquoson High School. The tournament is pre-qualifier for states, and both Nandua and Arcadia participated. The 11-team tournament was won by wrestling powerhouse Poquoson with 259 points, and Nandua was runner-up to the...
By Brennan Waldorf There was another exciting night of Eastern Shore basketball last Thursday in Eastville when Northampton hosted the Arcadia Firebirds. The Firebirds edged the Jackets at home in their first meeting back in December, overcoming a double-digit deficit in the second half. They then beat the Jackets in Oak Hall on Jan....

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Accomack County Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball Schedule The Accomack County Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball games will be held at the Arcadia High School, Saturday, Feb. 8, beginning at 9 a.m. The last game is scheduled to start at 1 p.m. The 2 and 3 p.m. games will be played at Chincoteague...
By Matthew Yoder The girls of Nandua and Arcadia are learning the fundamentals of basketball in real-time action, and the games they’ve played against one another will likely make the two young teams stronger in their progression. As the 2019-20 campaign winds down, the Warriors capped a season sweep against the Firebirds on the...
By Brennan Waldorf The Arcadia Firebirds remain atop the district leader boards with a win on the road in Onley Jan. 4. A loss to the Warriors would have shook up the district standings but the Firebirds kept their composure and secured the win. They’ll etch their names in history as the 2019-20 District...
By Brennan Waldorf The Northampton Yellow Jackets basketball program has another addition to the thousand-point club in Maeyanna Delk. The senior hit the thousand-point milestone at home, against Arcadia last Thursday, Jan. 30. Delk joins fellow senior Vonte Coston, who scored his 1,000th point against Franklin at the beginning of the year. With Jada...
By Matthew Yoder By nature of the schedule, the road has been home to the Arcadia boys of late. The Firebirds have traveled great distances, securing victories against Salisbury Christian and Colonel Richardson, while running their win streak to a season-long seven games. A loss this past Monday across the bridge...
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 Arcadia has become a team with a fated tendency to dig a hole for themselves, but more times than not they have also responded with great resolve. The Firebirds latest escapade into comebacks resulted in a truly classic league game to usher in the new year. A...