Sports

Apr. 24, 2014 @ 12:23 AM

Northern boys, girls soccer teams earn national honors

For the sixth consecutive year, Northern Vance soccer teams have earned recognition for outstanding academic achievements through the National Soccer Coaches Association of America.


Apr. 24, 2014 @ 12:20 AM

Prep Roundup: Eagles end season in league tourney

Warren County’s tennis season ended Wednesday in Durham in the 2-A Northern Carolina Conference Tournament.


Apr. 24, 2014 @ 02:49 AM

NHL Roundup: Dubinsky, Foligno lift Blue Jackets

Brandon Dubinsky scored with 22.5 seconds left in regulation to force overtime and Nick Foligno's wrist shot just inside the blue line 2:49 into the extra session gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night.


Apr. 23, 2014 @ 07:39 PM

Adala Moto transferring from Wake Forest

Arnaud William Adala Moto is transferring from Wake Forest.


Apr. 23, 2014 @ 07:34 PM

Gattis clutch again for Braves

Pinch-hitter Evan Gattis broke an eighth-inning tie with a two-run double off A.J. Ramos, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 3-1 Wednesday for their ninth win in 12 games.


Apr. 22, 2014 @ 11:14 PM

Pujols' 500th HR helps Angels beat Nationals 7-2

Albert Pujols reached 500 homers in a hurry.


Apr. 22, 2014 @ 10:48 PM

Jefferson's availability still in doubt

LeBron James grabbed a basketball off a rack as he left the practice court Tuesday, then turned and took a 40-footer without so much as jumping.


Apr. 22, 2014 @ 11:33 PM

Walk-off Warriors

With the score tied at 3 in the bottom of the seventh inning, J.F. Webb sent a freshman to bat that had been struggling at the plate prior to Tuesday’s game.


Apr. 22, 2014 @ 10:40 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans roll over Wesleyan Christian

The Kerr-Vance varsity lacrosse team overwhelmed Wesleyan Christian Academy on Monday, 16-4.


Apr. 22, 2014 @ 04:35 PM

Spurs' Popovich wins NBA Coach of the Year

The San Antonio Spurs, the model for stability and sustained success in the modern NBA, were still a shaken team when they showed up for training camp in October, less than four months after a devastating loss to Miami in the NBA Finals.