The Treaty

A lively moment as the boys lacrosse team huddled together after a difficult game against Ocean Lakes.

The Last Game: Student Athletes’ Seasons Come to a Close

Cate Benedict , Staff Writer April 27, 2020

The lights illuminate the field, the crowd’s cheers and clapping echo throughout the stadium, jerseys fill your vision, and a whistle catches your attention. The game is over; however, unbeknownst to...

Kempsville Football Players Earn Scholarships After Win

Kempsville Football Players Earn Scholarships After Win

Janelle Camba, Staff Writer November 20, 2019

It’s no secret that the varsity football team’s recently won game brought new life to Kempsville High School. But the game also brought new opportunities for seniors Nicholas New and Raevon Gordon.   On...

Kempsville Varsity Football Loses First Game After Spectacular Win

Kempsville Varsity Football Loses First Game After Spectacular Win

Alexis Grasso, Staff Writer November 4, 2019

On Friday, November 1, Kempsville’s varsity football team had their Homecoming game against the First Colonial Patriots. As Kempsville’s last game against Bayside was their first win in almost six...

Varsity Football Beats 63-Game Losing Streak

Varsity Football Beats 63-Game Losing Streak

Paxton Coley, Managing Editor October 28, 2019

“Beat the streak!”   That was the chant screamed by all Kempsville fans in the last eleven seconds of the varsity football game Friday night.    After a long and hard game...

The step team coach, Mrs. Nurse, speaks about the kinds of students she wants on the step team: “You must have respect, attitude, discipline, commitment, but most of all you’ve got to have fun.”

Stepping Into a New School Year with Mrs. Nurse

Jack Shupe, Staff Writer September 25, 2019

“‘Get it together’ is my favorite phrase,” said  Mrs. Kim Nurse, a special education teacher who created the Kempsville High School Step Team. Indeed, it is important to be able to “get it together”...

Students Overcome Faculty in March Madness Game

Aaron Thomas, Staff Writer March 27, 2019

The game was set, the trash talking had been said, and it was time for March Madness to start on March 21, 2019, at Kempsville High School as students faced up against faculty. The students were headed...

Girls Varsity Loses to Princess Anne Again

Girls Varsity Loses to Princess Anne Again

Aaron Thomas, Sports Writer February 11, 2019

Kempsville’s girls varsity basketball played the Princess Anne Cavaliers again on February 6, 2019.   The previous game had resulted in Princess Anne walking home with a victory, but with...

Girls Varsity Basketball Picks Up Their Winning Streak Again

Girls Varsity Basketball Picks Up Their Winning Streak Again

Aaron Thomas, Sports Writer February 5, 2019

Kempsville’s girls varsity basketball team has had two bounce-back games after their loss against Princess Anne on January 25, 2019. They beat both Green Run, with an ending score of 81-44, and Salem...

The Game They Were Depending on: KHS vs PA

The Game They Were Depending on: KHS vs PA

Aaron Thomas, Editor in Chief January 31, 2019

On January 25, 2019, Kempsville girls varsity basketball team played in the most anticipated and hyped up game of the season. They were up against the Princess Anne Cavaliers, ranked second regionally,...

Basketball Players Attend Retreat to Build Leadership

Basketball Players Attend Retreat to Build Leadership

Aaron Thomas, Sports Writer January 25, 2019

The African American Retreat was on January 16, 2019. Five varsity basketball team members, handpicked by their coach for demonstrating leadership skills, were invited to attend: Melo Richardson, junior,...

Coach Cherry with his wife, Ebony Cherry.

Kempsville Gets a New Football Coach

Paxton Coley, Staff Writer January 11, 2019

On Tuesday, January 8, Kempsville welcomed a new head football coach, Mr. Daryl Cherry. Cherry started playing football at Green Run High School and then went on to be the first on his team to receive...

Photo credits to John Stevens, who retains full photo rights. Contact him at jss6395@johnscottstevens.com

KHS’ Girls Varsity Basketball Team Scores Wins in Major Tournament

Aaron Thomas, Sports Writer January 9, 2019

Over winter break, Kempsville's girls varsity team traveled to Maryland and played at the Governor's Challenge Tournament, the largest holiday basketball tournament in the country. During this tournament...

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