- Last Updated on Wednesday, 14 November 2012 15:05
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Drifters head coach Scott Foster has led his team to the first round of the Eastern Section, Division 1 playoffs two years in a row. Although last year’s (6-3, 7-4) first round game ended in a 63-24 loss to Lunenburg Central (8-1, 10-1), he is optimistic that this season’s results will favor the black & gold. “They are a very good team,” Foster said. “They are ranked number three for a reason. We have to bring our best if we are to compete with them.”
After Friday’s win over Lancaster, the Drifters will travel to play Central Lunenburg, on Friday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m.
- Last Updated on Saturday, 10 November 2012 11:18
- Published on Wednesday, 31 October 2012 16:48
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Fasten your seatbelts, and hold your breath, the Red Devil offense has made another appearance at Monroe Park, in Colonial Beach.
From the opening kickoff to the final play of the game it was an all out offensive shootout. When the dust finally settled, the Drifters (2-2, 5-4) had defeated Lancaster 66-36.
Prior to the game, both teams were tied for fourth place in the Northern Neck at 1-2, 4-4. Although both teams are Regional playoff bound, they will not face each other again, because they play in different regions.
- Last Updated on Saturday, 10 November 2012 11:14
- Published on Wednesday, 31 October 2012 16:21
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The atmosphere in Colonial Beach was nothing short of exciting!
For the fourth consecutive season, the Colonial Beach Middle School Drifters girls’ basketball team has defended their crown and repeated as Northern Neck District basketball champions.
- Last Updated on Saturday, 10 November 2012 11:15
- Published on Thursday, 25 October 2012 13:06
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The Drifters (4-3, 4-4) are scratching and clawing their way into a potential Regional playoff berth. After two losses in a row to Rappahannock and Essex, the Drifters were not ready to throw in the towel for the 2012 season.
Not only did they dominate Northumberland (1-7, 2-7) offensively (51-26), but also they did it the hard way, by rushing for 505 yards on 48 carries. Prior to the Northumberland win, the Drifters were winless in the Northern Neck District.
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 August 2012 13:53
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The 7th Annual Drifter Youth Cheer Camp was held August 13-17 at Colonial Beach High School in the Drifter Dome. The camp was held for students in kindergarten through seventh grade.
There were 28 children in attendance at this year’s camp. The camp focused on instructing young cheerleaders on the proper techniques in motions, jumps, cheers, dances, and tumbling. Also, for the first time, all camp participants were instructed and participated in basic stunting techniques.