Stories in Sports

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…

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Big plays hurt FFMS against Moyock

The First Flight Middle School football team lost Thursday’s October 17 home game against Moyock by a score of 38-6. The score does not reveal how competitive the game was…

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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


FFMS Seahawks soccer remain undefeated with win over Currituck County

On a beautiful Fall day in Kill Devil Hills, the First Flight Middle School soccer team won Monday’s October, 14 home game against Currituck County by a score of 7-0.…

Oct 15


Manteo loves a homecoming parade

Manteo football team improves record to 6-1 with a win over Gates County Photo gallery by Left Field Photography The streets were decorated in black and gold for Manteo’s homecoming…

Oct 15


First Flight celebrates homecoming with big win over Bertie

First Flight High School football team won Friday’s October, 11 home game against Bertie by a score of 46-18. The game was First Flight’s homecoming and the royal court was…

Oct 12


First Flight Middle School falls to River Road

The First Flight Middle School football team lost Wednesday’s October, 9 home game to River Road by a score of 30-0. Although the game was marked by strong winds and…

Oct 11


WHERE ARE THEY NOW? Former Manteo baseball star Michael Allen

If you’ve ever wondered what life is like for a college baseball player — well, it isn’t all spring weather and manicured fields. It also means a lot of time…

Oct 10


Manteo Redskins win 2019 Marlin Bowl over First Flight Nighthawks

Manteo wins the 2019 Marlin Bowl by defeating the First Flight Nighthawks 16-6. The Manteo Redskins score two touchdowns in the first half to First Flights’ one. The second half…

Oct 6


Manteo Coach Sport Sawyer reviews the Redskins

  On the eve of the Friday, Oct. 4 Marlin Bowl between Manteo and First Flight high schools, Tom Hoggard interviewed the coaches of the two varsity football squads about…

Oct 3


First Flight coach Jim Prince talks Nighthawks

On the eve of the Friday, Oct. 4 Marlin Bowl between Manteo and First Flight high schools, Tom Hoggard interviewed the coaches of the two varsity football squads about their…

Oct 3


Manteo High brings the Marlin back to Roanoke Island

The Manteo Redskins ended their six-game losing streak in the Marlin Bowl against the First Flight Nighthawks and brought the coveted Marlin back to Roanoke Island with a 16-6 road…

Oct 5