CAMDEN — The John A. Holmes boys’ basketball team defeated Camden 64-18 Tuesday night at Camden County High School.
The game was an Albemarle Athletic Conference matchup.
HERTFORD — The Perquimans boys’ and girls’ basketball teams hosted a Christmas tournament Dec. 27-28 at Perquimans County High School.
Below are highlights from games at the tournament.
BOYS CHAMPIONSHIP GAME — Portsmouth Christian (Va.) vs. Perquimans
The Elizabeth City State football team fell to Chowan 44-20 on Oct. 20.
Here are first-half highlights from the contest.
CHARLOTTE — Former Camden County High School running back Marcus Joyner reeled in his first catch at the college level Thursday afternoon for the Old Dominion University football team.
ICYMI: Here is the first catch in the college football career for former Camden County High School football (@CCBruinFootball) standout Marcus Joyner (@MarcusJoyner2) for Old Dominion against UNC-Charlotte Thursday. #NENCsports @CamdenHS_Bruins pic.twitter.com/VlpIsYZ8nG
— Daily Advance Sports (@TDAsportsNENC) September 14, 2018
Joyner, a redshirt-sophomore for the Monarchs, made the catch in the third quarter of the Monarchs’ 28-25 loss to UNC-Charlotte on the road.
Joyner displayed his ability to catch — and run with — the football while at Camden.
The first week of the high school football season is officially in the books after Currituck’s 14-0 win against Manteo Monday night.
With all teams in the 1A Albemarle Athletic Conference and the 2A Northeastern Coastal Conference with a game under their belts, I have my rankings of teams after the first week of games.
1.) Northeastern (1-0): defeated D.H. Conley 42-34
2.) John A. Holmes (1-0): defeated First Flight 52-27
3.) Gates (1-0): defeated Hertford County 21-20
4.) Bertie (0-1): lost to Williamston-Riverside 34-28
5.) Currituck (1-0): defeated Manteo 14-0
6.) Washington County (0-1): lost to Tarboro 49-6
7.) Hertford County (0-1): lost to Gates 21-20
8.) First Flight (0-1): lost to John A. Holmes 52-27
9.) Manteo (0-1): lost to Currituck 14-0
10.) Pasquotank (0-1): lost to SouthWest Edgecombe 54-0
11.) Camden (0-1): lost to Weldon 46-0
12.) Perquimans (0-1): lost to Northside-Pinetown 38-0
— Malcolm Shields, Daily Advance sports editor
CAMDEN — Camden’s Cailey Byrum crushed a walk-off three-run home run to right field in the bottom of the seventh inning to lift the Lady Bruins to a 6-3 victory against Northside-Pinetown in the fourth round of the 1A state playoffs at Camden’s softball complex on Friday.