Stories by Richard Miller

First Flight Nighthawks soccer edge Kenan 1-0 to advance to third round

The First Flight High School varsity soccer won a toughly fought playoff game 1-0 against James Kenan at the First Flight field Saturday November 9. The 0-0 deadlock was broken…

Nov 10


First Flight football drop final game to Currituck

The First Flight High School varsity football team battled injuries, a cold, stiff wind and a very talented Currituck team Friday November 8 at First Flight field. Currituck would win…

Nov 10


First Flight soccer advances to NCHSAA second round of playoffs with win over Bunn

The First Flight High School varsity soccer teams won their first round game of the NCHSAA (North Carolina High School Athletic Association) playoffs against Bunn High School on Wednesday November…

Nov 7


WOW, what a game! FFMS soccer wins conference championship in OT over Manteo.

There were all the ingredients for an exciting championship game – closely-matched teams, overflowing stands with loud cheering fans, cross-town rivals – all staged on a beautiful night at FFHS…

Nov 6


A chilly, but delightful night for Manteo’s First Friday

Although decked out in a hoodie and a fleece jacket, the Wilders gave a great performance at the Courthouse under clear skies and a crispness in the air. Everyone seemed…

Nov 2


FFMS soccer wins big over Camden County to take conference quarterfinal game

The First Flight Middle School soccer team continued their undefeated season with a 9-0 win over Camden in their quarterfinal conference game on Monday October 28. The Seahawks will face…

Oct 30


FFMS volleyball ends regular season with win over Hatteras

The Lady Seahawks ended their 2019 regular season play with a 3-0 win over Hatteras on Thursday October 24. FFMS begins conference postseason play at Moyock, Monday October 28 .…

Oct 29


FFMS soccer over Hatteras 7-0, ends regular season undefeated

With a 7-0 win over Hatteras on Thursday October 24, the First Flight Middle School soccer concluded their regular season undefeated. Conference postseason play begins Monday October 28, location and…

Oct 26


First Flight falls to Norfolk Academy in Monday night football

With only two days having passed since their last game, the First Flight High School football team played host to Norfolk Academy for a Monday night game. The First Flight…

Oct 24


FFMS’ soccer streak continues with win over Manteo

The First Flight Middle School soccer team continued their undefeated season with an impressive victory over Manteo 4-0. FFMS was able to hold-off a strong Manteo team on a cold,…

Oct 23


First Fight varsity football falls to Hertford County

The First Flight High School Nighthawks lost Friday’s October, 19 home game against Hertford County by a score of 33-0. First Flights next plays Norfolk Academy at home on Monday…

Oct 20


First Flight Middle School volleyball drop match at home to Currituck County

The First Flight Middle School volleyball team lost Monday’s October, 14 home match against Currituck County by a score of 3-1. The Seahawks next play Manteo at home on Monday…

Oct 16