Steel Pier Classic to resume Sunday in Virginia Beach after winds postpone Day 1
Organizers called a lay day at the World Surf League (WSL) Coastal Edge Steel Pier Classic competition on Saturday, citing "high winds and victory-at-sea conditions."
CNU beats Virginia Wesleyan in Super Regional
Christopher Newport's softball team beat Virginia Wesleyan 3-1 in game one of the best-of-three Super Regional of the NCAA Division III softball tournament. Christopher Newport's softball team beat Virginia Wesleyan 3-1 in game one of the best-of-three Super Regional of the NCAA Division III softball tournament. NSA softball team wins...
Windy weather makes perfect conditions for weekend surf competition in VB
This weekend is the 20th Annual Coastal Edge Steel Pier Classic, a national surfing competition. While the windy conditions aren't ideal for summer tourists, the surfers are excited.
Currin's homer lifts Christopher Newport over Virginia Wesleyan in winner-take-all Super Regional finale
NEWPORT NEWS, VA (WTKR) — As the sixth inning began at Captains Park on Saturday afternoon, Christopher Newport junior Katie Currin watched her team in battle in a 3-3 stalemate with Virginia Wesleyan in a winner-take-all Super Regional finale. The next thing Currin knew, the Captains put two runners...
Taylor Heinicke returns to the 757 hosting 9th annual youth football camp
NORFOLK, Va. — A sold out youth football camp and packed bleachers of parents and fans watching - all there to see Taylor Heinicke. "It's still new to me. I'm still trying to get used to this because I never thought this would be the way it would be growing up," Heinicke said on realizing the hundreds of kids in attendance.
Cox lacrosse wins Class 5 Region A championship, beating First Colonial 17-4
Not much has changed since Cox Lacrosse went from a club sport to a varsity sanctioned sport. The Falcons are still winning, and winning by a lot.
Bayside's Bailey caps off high school career with milestone
VIRGINIA BEACH, VA (WTKR)- Bayside's baseball team saw a great deal of success in 2023. The Marlins hosted a region tournament game for the first time and picked up some big wins over tough opponents. Senior Adam Bailey was a big part of that success. Primarily a first baseman, he...
Pickleball team seeking world record stops in Virginia Beach to play mayor, former governor
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — How quickly can an individual play a pickleball match in each of the 48 contiguous United States?. The answer comes this week when Dean Matt completes his 48th and final match near Tampa, Florida. With it, Dean hopes to have secured a Guinness World Record.
Cox’s Irby brothers, seeking more good memories, lift Falcons to region semifinal win and state tournament berth. First Colonial also headed to state
Brothers Michael and Austin Irby were part of the Cox state championship team in 2021. It was a thrill that neither will ever forget. But now they’re trying to make more memories one last time as they helped lead the Falcons back to the Class 5 state tournament with a 5-1 victory over Hickory in the Region A semifinals on a chilly Friday night. The loss snapped an 11-game winning streak for ...
Goalkeeper pursues his dreams
As he faces his opponents at the start of each game, sophomore David Suiter looks up to see numerous eyes counting on him as the goalkeeper. At the young age of 9, David became interested in joining a sport, and that’s when his older sister nudged him in the right direction. This became one of the first stepping stones toward his increasing love for soccer.
NSU Baseball Golf Tournament Set for Sept. 1
NORFOLK, Va. | The Norfolk State University baseball program will hold the 14th Annual Marty Miller NSU Baseball Golf Classic on Friday, September 1 at Bide-A-Wee Golf Course in Portsmouth. The tournament is a tradition which supports the student-athletes, coaching staff and administrators of the baseball program. The tournament begins...
Hickory continues torrid turnaround, tops Bayside in Class 5 Region A baseball quarterfinals
On April 13, the Hickory Hawks were 3-7 and their baseball season seemed to be headed nowhere. But the Hawks turned their season around in a big way, and on Wednesday they beat host Bayside 3-2 to advance to the Class 5 Region A semifinals. The Hawks, who have won 11 consecutive games since that start, will play Cox on Friday at Indian River High at 5 p.m. “We just didn’t handle tight ...
Cox ends Hickory's hot streak, advances to Class 5 Region A championship
CHESAPEAKE, Va. — High school state tournaments are just around the corner. On Friday night, the field continued to narrow down with many teams season's coming to an end in region quarter and semifinals. In Class 5 region A, Cox and Hickory met at Indian River for the region...
College basketball star transfers from ACC to HBCU
One college basketball star has departed the ACC for an HBCU. Diamond Johnson, the former star point guard for Rutgers and North Carolina State, announced her commitment to Norfolk State University alongside media personality Lo, in a TikTok post. In the 2022-23 season, Johnson made the All-ACC Second Team after...
Virginia Beach, May 26 High School ⚽ Game Notice
There are 3 high school ⚽ games in Virginia Beach. The Ocean Lakes High School soccer team will have a game with Floyd E. Kellam High School on May 26, 2023, 11:00:00 CST. The Grassfield High School soccer team will have a game with Floyd E. Kellam High School on May 26, 2023, 15:00:00 CST.
Chesapeake, May 26 High School ⚽ Game Notice
The Churchland High School soccer team will have a game with Great Bridge High School on May 26, 2023, 18:00:01 CST.
What to know about action sports festival Jackalope coming to Virginia Beach
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — In a little more than a week, an action sports festival from Canada is making its U.S. debut in Virginia Beach for a weekend of fun and competition. The Jackalope festival will take place at Neptune’s Park at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront from June 2 to 4. Hundreds of athletes will compete in different types of action sports, including street skateboarding, for $20,000 worth of prize money.
Menchville, Nansemond River survive dramatic games to advance to the semifinals in Class 5 Region B boys soccer
The boys soccer Class 5 Region B Tournament started off with a bang Thursday night. Both the quarterfinal matchups played at Powhatan Field went into overtime, with one reaching penalty kicks. No. 3 seed Menchville beat No. 6 Maury in penalty kicks 3-0 after they played to a 1-1 tie, and No. 5 Nansemond River beat No. 4 Gloucester 3-2 in two overtimes. Both winning teams advanced to the ...
Portsmouth girls lacrosse plays Souhegan to benefit One Love Foundation
PORTSMOUTH – Adversaries on the field, they came together for a common cause off it. That was the case Thursday night when the Portsmouth High School girls lacrosse team hosted Souhegan at Tom Daubney Field in support of the One Love Foundation. The squads met for the second year...
MINOR LEAGUE GAME SUMMARIES FOR 5/27/2023
NORFOLK TIDES (35-14) WON 11-6 AT MEMPHIS – AAA. Josh Lester went 3 for 5 with a double, a homerun, 3 runs scored and 1 RBI. Lewin Diaz went 2 for 4 with a double, 1 run scored, 2 RBI and a walk. SP: Ryan Watson allowed 4 runs...
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