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Northumberland volleyball team prepares for upcoming season

Posted on August 8, 2014 at 3:18 pm

  Just a week back, Coaches Bonnie Swann and Nancy Burgess returned with 11 volleyball prospects from their annual sabbatical at the scenic Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg. The Nothumberland girls attended camp at the location, where they spent some time on skills, but the majority in team competition. This year was no different from the previous in that the Indians were the smallest school present with only one 2A

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  • Football practice begins at Northumberland High School

    Posted on August 7, 2014 at 9:51 am

    Northumberland Indians head coach Brian Hahn (center) talks to his players.

    Last Thursday at 5:30 p.m., between 65 and 70 young men met with Head Coach Brian Hahn and members of his staff in the lockers rooms before hitting the practice field. It won’t be the last time as they work down to those late August days and the start of the 2014 season. Joining Hahn on the field were newcomers Todd Jones, a graudate of Northumberland football himself, and Justin

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  • District 15 Big League All-Stars Team takes 3rd place in states

    Posted on July 30, 2014 at 2:09 pm

    BIGLEAGUE

    On July 5, 12 members of the District 15 Big League team traveled to Norton, VA to participate in the state tournament held at Union High School in Big Stone Gap.  This was after the team had completed a grueling 12 game schedule in 24 days, traveling to Richmond and Dumfries in order to qualify for state competition.  The team is composed of players, ages 16 -18, from Essex, Northumberland,

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