Tag: soccer

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,...
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 Nandua Warriors edged the Arcadia Firebirds 2-1 Monday evening in a physical, and at times, testy match on Arcadia’s home pitch. The tide shifted periodically in the first half, with each squad experiencing moments of offensive pressure. Thirteen minutes in, the balanced seesaw moved in Nandua’s...
Story and Photos by Brennan Waldorf – The Nandua Warriors are now halfway through their 2021 season and are undefeated in district play. The Warriors’ Betsael Ortiz-Roblero has three shutouts on the year and has only let up two goals to the Arcadia Firebirds. In the last three games, Nandua’s...
Story and Photo by Matthew Yoder – Arcadia owned the pitch Monday night, defeating Chincoteague 9-0 in boys soccer action. A four-goal first half didn’t stop the Firebirds from pressing for more in the second. Throughout the game Arcadia’s players audibly and physically displayed their urgency, dominating control of the ball...
By Matthew Yoder Involvement with soccer on the Shore has seen a steady progression. Pop-up leagues up and down route 13, one in particular just south of Oak Hall, have given kids and adults alike an outlet to go beyond backyard practicing. For some of these kids, the journey has...
By Matthew Yoder Five years ago, the girls soccer team at Arcadia emerged out of necessity. For years the school fielded a coed unit, and playing time was hard to come by for girls. Chelsea Sharp remembers those years keenly. Her own playing days were cut short after middle school...
By Krystle Bono Monday night, the Northampton Yellow Jackets girls varsity soccer club collected their first win of the season, shutting down Lancaster 6-0, in Eastville. Nohemi Montalvo led the Yellow Jackets with two goals and two assists. Wendi Martinez also put two between the pipes for Northampton with one...