- Last Updated on Wednesday, 19 October 2011 16:58
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At Monroe Park in Colonial Beach, it was time for a celebration on Friday. Whether it was the crowning of Kiante Dickerson and Carley Graves as the homecoming king and queen, or the 14-7 victory over division rival, Essex (3-4, 2-2), life could not have been better for a Drifters fan. The festive occasion also attracted Drifter alumni, and curious scouts from opposing teams.
Possibly the most important reason for the celebrations is that the win will give the Drifters the opportunity to stay in the
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 September 2011 21:13
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On Monday night, in front of a captive audience, the Drifters (2-2) defeated King & Queen (1-3), 32-12. After a tough loss to Sussex Central last week, the Drifters redeemed themselves on both sides of the ball. Whether it was another banner rushing night by running back Dion Gonzalez or a game-changing interception by Tim McDowney, the Black & Gold left no doubt that they are a true competitor in the Northern Neck Division.
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 September 2011 19:56
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Last Friday at Monroe Park, it was a first quarter shootout as the Drifters (1-2) fought a brave battle against Region-A rivals Sussex Central (2-0). Although the “Black & Gold” led for three quarters, the Tigers reached deep within their physicality to pull out a hard-fought battle and defeat the Drifters 28-21.
Darren Curley led the Tigers with 64 yards on 16 carries, including a 12-yard touchdown
- Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 August 2011 15:49
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The Drifter varsity football season is here! New Drifter head varsity football coach Scott Foster is determined to continue the proud tradition of Drifter pride with the same old-fashioned iron-man style of football that Colonial Beach High School is known for.
After seven years coaching under Jeremy Jack, former Drifter head coach and current Caroline
- Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 July 2011 20:41
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The Drifters sports programs will not miss beat because they are in good hands. The stewardship of athletic director is now in the hands of area sports icon Steve Swope.
Swope replaces Jeremy Jack who has gone on to replace Dan Dickey at Caroline High School in the position of athletic director. Prior to Jack’s three-year tenure as the Drifter’s athletic director, Colonial Beach School Board member Wayne Kennedy held the position for 39 years. In light of Swope’s numerous contributions to the sports programs at Colonial Beach High School and his devotion to every aspect of his beloved