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SHINES IN SHUT-OUT

SHINES IN SHUT-OUT

Blackstone native McKenna Falwell struck-out 10 batters in her NCAA debut on Feb. 2nd, leading the UVA-Wise Cavaliers (2-0) to a 12-0 shut-out victory over Virginia State University in Ettrick.

TWO DISTRICT CHAMPS

Two Nottoway High wrestlers won James River District championships, and five other Cougar grapplers placed at the recent District matches. Junior Austin Williams was champion in the 120-lb. 

Going Up Strong
Going Up Strong

Going Up Strong

Nottoway High School’s varsity girls’ basketball team put up a good fight but fell, 53-47, at home last Tuesday night, Jan. 21st, to the visiting Lady Raiders of Amelia County.

COUGAR STAND-OUTS

A total of 41 student-ath- att Reed. letes from nine different sports Most Improved: Noah teams were honored Wednes- Lewis. day night, Dec. 11th, at Nottoway High School’s annual Fall

SPIN MOVE: Crewe Primary School (CPS) 2nd grader Walker Miles (right) ponders his mat strategy against Appomattox opponent Timmy Logenecker.
DOWN BUT NOT OUT: CPS 1st grader Kaden Moses (left) avoids a pin by 2nd grader Ayden Willmer.
SHAKE BEFORE YOU SCUFFLE: CPS 2nd grader Tucker Simmons and 3rd grader Evan Atkins display good sportsmanship as Coach Lloyd Page supervises and encourages.
ARE YOU TRYIN’ TO PIN ME, LITTLE BROTHER?: Nottoway Intermediate 5th grader Josh Armes appears ‘tickled’ by the fact that his younger brother, CPS 3rd grader Ethan Armes, was in a position to pin him during last week’s scrimmage.

Self-Discipline

Coach Lloyd Page has revamped Nottoway’s youth wrestling program and this year has 44 boy and girl grapplers, ranging in grades from PreK-6th grade. Last Wednesday night at Crewe Primary,

UPPER LEFT: Tyler Banks is fouled while driving to the basket.
UPPER RIGHT: Therman Oliver glides for a lay-up.
LOWER LEFT: A well-guarded Octavious Casper is still able to get off a shot.
LOWER RIGHT: Willie Lawson goes up strong. Photos by Carole Hagaman

Power Moves

Nottoway High School’s varsity boys’ basketball team (shown here in white jerseys) won at home last week against Cumberland, 56-43.

SIGN HERE, PLEASE!

SIGN HERE, PLEASE!

FARMVILLE -- Two more Fuqua School female student- athletes are moving up to compete at the college level next year. On Wednesday, November 13th, the school held a signing ceremony

COUGARS OUT

In a back-and-forth contest that was much higherscoring than expected, the #5 seed Nottoway Cougars were eliminated Friday night at #4 Greensville, 36-28, in the first round of the Region

GO DOWN FIGHTING

The Nottoway Lady Cougars’ varsity volleyball season ended Thursday at King William with a three-set loss in the Regional 2A semifinals, 18-25, 19-25, 20-25. Nottoway finished with a 15-7 record.

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