2015-11-06

Champs all over

Wilson Christian sweeps NCCSA 1-A/2-A cross-country titles; 8th-grader McFarland wins boys' individual crown

GREENSBORO — Bolstered by a dogged commitment to the “pack” mentality, one Wilson Christian cross-country team continued its iron grip on the North Carolina Christian School Association 1-A/2-A ranks Thursday afternoon. The other, …

Firebirds, Gryphons primed for Big East title bout

SWE, NJ collide in EPC; Rams look to rebound and Aycock hosts Rose

There’s two weeks left in the 2015 high school varsity football regular season, but the final battle to determine the 3-A Big East Conference champion will be waged on the patch of grass that is the field of Rocky Mount High on Friday night. …

Surging Bruins seek share of EPC crown

Beddingfield hosts Jags on Senior Night

Give Tyrone Johnson credit. The veteran Beddingfield varsity football head coach said in the preseason that if his Bruins remained healthy, then he expected to compete for the 2-A Eastern Plains Conference championship. A roster lacking depth has …

Lady Bruins ousted by NCSSM in 2nd round

Area roundup

DURHAM — For the second straight season, the Beddingfield girls tennis team advanced to the second round of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s 2-A dual team tournament. This after never having made the dual tourney in …

Fike clashes with NN in crucial Big East battle


Varsity football teams pointing at the same destination — a third-place finish in the 3-A Big East Conference — collide Friday night at 7:30 at Death Valley. Fike is the guest of Northern Nash in one of three week 11 conference matchups. …

Middle School Roundup

Alvarez hat trick boosts Wildcats Off the foot of Jeremy Alvarez, the Springfield boys soccer team finished regulation Thursday afternoon with a 1-1 standoff against visiting Toisnot. But in the extra periods, Alvarez scored a pair of goals, …

Warriors regroup after 2nd BE loss


The agony of last week’s 20-13 loss at home to Southern Nash still fresh in their minds, the Hunt Warriors now look ahead to Friday’s Senior Night opponent Nash Central — because there’s no point in looking back. Hunt’s …

Greenfield falls in NCISAA 1-A quarters

Greenfield falls in NCISAA 1-A quaters AHOSKIE — The Greenfield School girls tennis team had its season ended Thursday afternoon, falling 5-1 to Ridgecroft in the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association 1-A quarterfinals. …