Tag: Broadwater

By Stefanie Jackson – Northampton’s public and private high schools had to turn up the creativity a notch to make graduation special for the Class of 2020 in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and the accompanying social distancing guidelines. Broadwater Academy, in Exmore, issued a press release that stated...
By Brennan Waldorf Last Saturday Dec. 7 the Northampton wrestling team held the Jacket Invitational, which is the only wrestling double elimination tournament held on the Shore. The tournament is in its third year and hosted nine other teams ranging in size from single A to 5A Matoaca High School....

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Accomack County Parks & Recreation Youth Basketball The Accomack County Parks and Recreation Department will be having Youth Basketball Sign-Ups and Practice at Arcadia High School on Saturday, December 7, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Age groups for the league are 5-8, 9-12, and 13-15. The registration fee is $35 per...
By Bill Sterling Special to the Eastern Shore Post The football season is underway on the Eastern Shore with local schools playing their opening games in the final days of August before the first day of school. That early start to the season is just one of several reasons coaches offer for...
It was a week of postseason battles for the Eastern Shore varsity basketball teams, many of which would step on the court for their last game of the year. Nandua’s boys varsity squad battled King William last Friday on the road, and edged out the host team 57-53. The...
By Krystle Bono, Submitted Photos Last weekend, the Arcadia Firebirds, Nandua Warriors, and Northampton Yellow Jackets traveled to Salem, Va., to compete in the VHSL State Wrestling finals at Salem Civic Center. The Yellow Jackets finished 12th overall in group 1, and the Warriors were 27th and the Firebirds finished...
Submitted Article The Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association (VISAA) has recognized three Broadwater Academy students with All-State honors for their football achievements during the 2018 season. Viking sophomore Gunnar Gustafson was named VISAA’s Division III First Team All-State kick returner.  Gustafson returned 25 kickoffs for 581 yards, or an average of...
Submitted Article and Photo Broadwater Academy’s wrestling team makes up in success what it lacks in numbers. The Viking’s sole wrestler, Grade 8 student William Wehner, is having an outstanding season, notching 23 wins against just three losses in his matches. Sixteen of his matches have ended in him pinning...