The All Region 1A football team was announced last week with the Indians filling seven slots on the first team and three on the second. But the biggest news of all was the choice of Northumberland’s Aaron Lewis as Coach of the Year. Quite and honor for the Indian’s coach in only his second year as head coach.
Making the first team were, an offense, at wide receiver senior Delvin Palmer; at kicker, junior Harry Lee; all purpose senior Delvin Palmer. On the defensive team, at defensive end senior Elijah McLean; at linebacker senior Jerquist Morris; at defensive back senior Collin Saunders and senior Delvin Palmer.
On the second team offense, at kick returner senior Delvin Palmer. On defense, linebacker senior Keon Redmond.
The Lady Indians basketball team took to the road on Thursday with a trip to Mathews where the results were no better than the first meeting to a loss to the Indians. The JV girls also lost 13-26 with Yuneque Craigway scoring twelve for the Indians.
The scholastic team from Northumberland hosted a match with Essex and W&L here on Monday. They won both matches, 190-150 over Essex and 205-95 over W&L. The close out the regular season on the road with this Monday trip to Essex, a 17th trip to W&L and a January ninth trip to Lancaster.