Tag: baseball

By Matthew Yoder — Nandua’s run through the regional playoffs ended Thursday night with a heartbreaking 4-5 loss on the road in Poquoson. The Islanders scored a pair of runs in the bottom of the seventh to stun the Warriors, and in doing so became the 2021 VHSL Region 2A...
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...
By Brennan Waldorf – The Old Dominion Monarchs won their first Conference USA baseball title last weekend, May 30, against Louisiana Tech. Chincoteague’s Trey Fisher and Pocomoke’s Jared Hancock both play for the Big Blue team that’s currently 42-14 on the season and was last seen in the eighth position of...
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...
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 Photos by Brennan Waldorf – The Northampton Yellow Jackets got their first win of the season this week against the Franklin Broncos on May 24. The Jackets have been searching for a win as they downed the Broncos in four innings 19-6, despite letting six runs up in the...
Story and Photos by Brennan Waldorf – The Nandua Warriors played the Chincoteague Ponies this week May 25 in Onley. Senior Night was a night of sixes as the Warriors recorded their sixth shut out of the season while recognizing the six seniors who will retire after the season ends....
Story by Matthew Yoder –  Carson Lucy pitched four innings, striking out seven for his first varsity win, in Arcadia’s 20-9 defeat of Northampton May 13 at Northampton. Tyler Padgett led the Firebird’s offensive explosion with four hits and an RBI. Landon Fuller added a double and a pair of sacrifice...
Story and photos by Brennan Waldorf –  In a league of their own, the Nandua Warriors roster boasts eight players from the Senior Little League team that won the 2019 Southeast Region and advanced to the Little League World Series. Brandon Adamos, Tyler Greene, Dylan Marshall, Jacob Melihammer, Luke Parks, Dylan...