Tag: football

By Brennan Waldorf Nandua standout Larry Jones has chosen to continue his playing career at the next level. National signing day was Feb. 5, and the senior decided he’ll take his talents to Richmond, to take the field at Virginia Union University. The Panthers have a winning tradition and went...
By Matthew Yoder It wasn’t a football season most anticipated at Hampden Sydney College. Standout wide receiver and Shore native Major Morgan entered as a preseason All-American, and the thought was the Tigers would compete for a championship. Outside of Tiger nation, the anticipation was the same, and the preparation thus took shape. For the...
By Brennan Waldorf The Nandua Warriors traveled to Eastville last Friday with a district championship on their minds. The only thing in their way were the reigning two-time champs who are still searching for a win this season. The young Jackets have fought valiantly all season but were fighting out of their weight class...
By Matthew Yoder The emotion on players’ and coaches’ faces following Chincoteague’s 41-0 loss last Friday to Blessed Sacrament-Huguenot had little, if anything, to do with the outcome. What was more evident was a representation of the end, of a season and for 12 seniors’ participation in a sport many have played on the...
By Brennan Waldorf The number one team in the VISAA Division III came to Exmore last weekend to face off with the Broadwater Vikings. The Vikings, unfazed by their opponents standing, stood toe-to-toe with the number one team and led the game going into the half. The Vikings put together an even, balanced attack...
By Brennan Waldorf The third-ranked team in the VISAA Division III came to Exmore last Saturday to face off against the Broadwater Vikings. The St. Michael the Archangel Warriors had only 15 players dressed for their bout against the Vikings, but it was all they needed. The Warriors were a well-oiled...
By Matthew Yoder Arcadia’s status as underdogs against Milford Mill Academy was cemented when the schedules were set for the season.  Hailing from just outside Baltimore, the Millers traveled with 44 athletes, a host of collegiate talent, and a recognizable chip on their shoulder, and though the  Firebirds fell 28-12,...
By Brennan Waldorf The Broadwater Vikings elected to receive the ball on their homecoming last Saturday Oct. 19 against Portsmouth Christian Academy. The Vikings first offensive possession started with them moving the chains and advancing the ball but after four plays, which saw Brant Bloxom scrambling twice, there was a fumble....
By Brennan Waldorf Jackets continued tough play as they traveled to Altavista to face the Colonels from the Altavista Combined School. In the midst of their season, the Jackets are still struggling to stop the run as the Colonels were able to rack up 389 rushing yards. Not to be outdone, the Jackets’ hard-nosed...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf Nandua Warriors bring in massive crowd for homecoming blowout. The Warriors’ homecoming turnout speaks volume as it brought out over a thousand spectators. The Warriors didn’t disappoint on the field either as they laid the hammer down on the 1-5 Snow Hill Eagles. Scoring for the Warriors...