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Indians fall to Essex

Posted on October 15, 2014 at 10:07 am

Perennial Northern Neck power Essex came to Heathsville this past Friday.  The results weren’t pretty as the Indians fell to the Trojans, 51-18.  Two positive things occurred:  First, nobody from Northumberland got hurt.  Second, they kept fighting and scored twice in the final stanza of play.  Head Coach Brian Hahn summed it up, “We knew coming in we’d have to tackle and couldn’t turn the ball over.”  Unfortunately both were

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  • The Indians take another win, prepare for district play

    Posted on October 9, 2014 at 9:38 am

    The Northumberland Indians varsity football team.

    Another road trip and another win this past Friday as Northumberland traveled to King and Queen Central for a 45-6 victory.  “Another win,” said Head Coach Brian Hahn of Northumberland, ‘It was a sloppy win, but a win is a win.”  And indeed it was sloppy and in fact it looked like the home standing Royal Tigers might just pull an upset. After being stopped on the initial possession, the

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  • Northumberland offense dominates Mathews in 60-7 blowout

    Posted on September 24, 2014 at 12:50 pm

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    Firing on all cylinders, the Northumberland’s varsity football team offense rolled over Mathews there Friday night by a 60-7 score.  The Indians scored on every offensive series in the game.  This sixty points was most scored in at least two years. The defensive unit, playing like a well oiled machine, gave the Indians good field position most of the game.  With the game less than three minutes old, Northumberland struck

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  • Northumberland volleyball squad gets big victory over Mathews

    Posted on September 17, 2014 at 2:37 pm

    The week before last, it was a close match loss at Mathews. This week, it wasn’t anywhere close at all. The Northumberland Lady Indians volleyball unit rebounded in a big way on Thursday with a victory over the Lady Blue Devils at Northumberland High School. On Tuesday of last week, Northumberland defeated the Middlesex volleyball team 3-0. On Thursday, it was two of the top teams in the Eastern Region

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  • Northumberland field hockey girls still searching for their first win of the season

    Posted on September 17, 2014 at 2:36 pm

    The Lady Indians field hockey teams traveled to 4A New Kent last week and lost 6-0. Coach Rachel Lane, however, noted the play of Northumberland player Macy Swift. “She kept the ball moving the entire game,” Lane said. Megan Baughan had three shots on goal with one coming very close to making it into the New Kent net. Olivia Vogel was in goal for the Indians. Lane noted the play

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  • Volleyball team endures loss to Mathews, bounces back against Rappahannock County

    Posted on September 10, 2014 at 10:59 am

    Northumberland High School volleyball team's Haley Headley

    It was a week that saw the Northumberland Lady Indians volleyball teams lose their first games of this season. It was also a learning week as they faced the stiffest competition that this region has to offer. Overall, the Indians were able to bounce back this week from a tough loss. On Tuesday, they traveled to Mathews to face the perennial power, the Lady Blue Devils. The Indians won the

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  • Northumberland football squad tops Northampton, 48-6

    Posted on September 10, 2014 at 10:55 am

    The Northumberland Indians varsity football team made the long trip across the Bay Bridge tunnel for a matchup; they returned victorious with a 48-6 win over Northampton to even out their 2014 record thus far at 1-1. “It definitely was a positive win for the kids,” Indians’ head coach Brian Hahn said. “An overall great win.” With the sky threatening to drown out the game and some light rain falling,

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  • A learning week for field hockey team

    Posted on September 10, 2014 at 10:54 am

    It was a long week on the road for the Northumberland Lady Indians’ varsity field hockey team as they lost to Lafayaette  in Williamsburg, as well as to Phoebus, Jamestown and Denbeigh in the two-day-long Falcon Invitational Tournament at York High. For her play in the tournament at York, goalie Danyela Hancock was chosen for the all-tournament team. At 4A Lafayette, the varsity lost 5-0 but Coach Rachel Lane said,

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  • An undefeated opening for Northumberland varsity, JV volleyball squads

    Posted on September 3, 2014 at 11:43 am

    After two scrimmages at home, the Northumberland Lady Indians, both varsity and JV, took their act on the road last week to open regular season play. On Tuesday, they visited West Point, and Thursday were at Middlesex. The results were a pair of wins for both the JV and varsity. The varsity team won by the scores of 25-16, 25-22 and 25-19 at West Point. They topped Middlesex 25-14, 25-17

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