Tag: Yellow Jackets

By Adolphus Ames – The Northampton Yellow Jackets varsity boys basketball team hosted the Surry County Cougars Monday, Dec. 13. The Yellow Jackets lost 68-59. The Yellow Jackets fell into a 10-0 hole early in the game. They battled back into the game to briefly take a 13-11 lead. The Cougars...
*This article has been corrected from its original version. The original incorrectly identified Jerniya Chandler and Aliyah Williams as Na'Pria Brown and Amyah Williams in the caption and article. By Adolphus Ames – The Northampton Yellow Jackets varsity girls basketball team hosted its second home game of the season Monday, Dec....
By Adolphus Ames – Northampton varsity girls basketball season has returned. Last Friday, Dec. 3 the Yellow Jackets hosted the Lancaster Red Devils in front of an energetic home crowd. The Yellow Jackets lost 37-3.  In the first half, the Yellow Jackets fell behind 22-0. In the third quarter, Jayden Jenkins...
  This article has been corrected from its original version. The original incorrectly identified the team pictured in the photo above as Nandua Middle School in the caption, when it is in fact Northampton Middle School. By Adolphus Ames – A middle school cheerleading competitionwas held at Arcadia High School last...
By Adolphus Ames – On Saturday Nov. 13, Northampton cross-country runner Lizania Morales ran 23:54 at the VHSL State Cross Country meet. Morales placed 42 out of 95 runners. 
By Adolphus Ames – For the past few weeks, coaches and players throughout the Eastern Shore have been preparing to return to the basketball court. The Northampton Yellow Jackets girls basketball team has been practicing for the past two weeks. “We have almost an entirely new squad this year,” said head...
By Adolphus Ames – The Northampton Yellow Jackets hosted a regional quarterfinals game Friday, Nov. 12. They faced a familiar foe, the West Point Pointers. The last time the two teams faced was on a Monday night in early October. The Yellow Jackets were victorious in that game, but in...
By Adolphus Ames – The Northampton Yellow Jackets and the Chincoteague Ponies faced each other Tuesday, Oct. 19. The Ponies, coming off a 3-0 victory against Nandua the previous week, were looking to remain undefeated in district play. The Yellow Jackets won 3-2. The first set was a tight contest in...
By Adolphus Ames – The Northampton Yellow Jackets  faced the Arcadia Firebirds Thursday, Oct. 14. They won 3-0. The first set was a close contest. The Firebirds showed a lot of poise and responded to every Yellow Jacket point with a series of stellar serves and returns. Midway through the match,...
By Adolphus Ames – The Northampton Yellow Jackets faced a big challenge last Friday evening when they hosted an undefeated Portsmouth Christian team with several Division I prospects. They came up short 61-51.  In the first quarter, the Yellow Jackets trailed Portsmouth by 21 points. They bounced back into the game...