Stories by Richard Miller

First Flight baseball topped by Edenton Holmes 10-4

The Edenton Aces bats were hot when they visited the First Flight Nighthawks at First Flight field on March 12. The Nighthawks could only string together 4 runs in the…

Mar 13


Lady Seahawks fall short during exciting comeback against Moyock softball

  The First Flight Middle School softball team mounted an exciting comeback during the 6th inning against Moyock on March 11 at the Dare County Parks and Recreation field. Although…

Mar 12


First Flight Middle School baseball drops season opener 3-0 to Moyock

  The First Flight Middle School baseball team lost their season opener at home to Moyock Middle School 3-0 on March 11. Moyock earned all of their runs in the…

Mar 11


First Flight girls soccer takes win in season opener against Manteo

The First Flight Lady Nighthawks soccer team walks away with a 9-0 victory over Manteo on March 9 at Manteo High School.

Mar 11


First Flight High School hosts Bertie and Currituck in track and field meet

On Wednesday, March 4, the First Flight Track Team opened their Spring track season against Currituck and Bertie at home.

Mar 6


First Flight softball drops season opener to Bear Grass Charter

The First Flight Lady Nighthawks softball team hosted the Bear Grass Charter Bears at the First Flight field in Kill Devil Hills on March 3. The Lady Nighthawks lost the…

Mar 5


The boys of summer combat winter’s chill during Baseball Battle on the Beach

Although bundled-up more for a football playoff game at Lambeau Field, a large crowd of local baseball fans weathered the windy, chilly temperatures at First Flight field to support the…

Feb 28


First Flight basketball holds off late Wheatmore run to advance to NCHSAA playoffs 2nd round

The First Flight High School basketball team hosted a round one NCHSAA playoff game against the Wheatmore Warriors on February 25. The #8 seed First Fight won the game 80-77…

Feb 26


Conference championship slips from Seahawks late as River Road wins 45-43

    The First Flight Middle School Seahawks faced the River Road Rockets for the Albemarle Athletic Conference boy’s basketball championship at the Currituck County Middle School gym on February…

Feb 13


Lady Seahawks basketball 2020 runner-ups in Albemarle Athletic Conference

The First Flight Middle School Seahawks faced the River Road Rockets for the Albemarle Athletic Conference girl’s basketball championship at the Currituck County Middle School gym on February 12. The…

Feb 13


Seahawks basketball advance to championship game with thriller over Currituck Raiders 39-38

First Flight Middle School hosted Currituck County for a semifinal conference championship game on February 10 at the FFMS gym in Kill Devil Hills. The game was tightly contested with…

Feb 11


Nighthawks basketball stage dramatic come back to down Hertford County 76-70

First Flight High School hosted the Hertford County Bears for a conference showdown on February 8 at the First Flight gym in Kill Devil Hills. It was a match of…

Feb 9