Sports

Oct. 31, 2014 @ 05:56 PM

Saints defeat Panthers 28-10

While much of the talk was about whether New Orleans could win a big game — or any game, for that matter — on the road, the conversation in the Saints' locker room was about something completely different.


Oct. 31, 2014 @ 10:02 AM

Rams shutout Cougars in 10th Cougar-Ram Classic

Southern Vance High School played site to the 10th annual Cougar-Ram Classic on Wednesday night and this year’s match up was a lopsided contest with Henderson Middle School earning a 34-0 shutout victory over Eaton-Johnson.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 07:24 PM

Northern and Warren football both home tonight on Halloween

With just two regular season games remaining for all four of the local teams, Northern Vance and Warren County both will be holding home football contests tonight on Halloween. And just like last Friday, J.F. Webb and Southern Vance will be on the road.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 07:22 PM

Prep Roundup: Northern Vance boys' 2014 soccer campaign ends

A memorable season came to an end Wednesday night as the Northern Vance varsity boys’ soccer team fell 5-0 to James Hunt High School in the NCHSAA 3A state championships opening round of play.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 07:29 PM

Giants edge Royals 3-2 to win World Series

A giant, indeed.

Madison Bumgarner punctuated his World Series performance for the ages by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third championship in five years with a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.

 


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 09:35 AM

ACC looks to end Final Four drought

For years, the Atlantic Coast Conference built its basketball reputation on nearly annual appearances in the Final Four.


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:40 PM

First college football playoff rankings released

The College Football Playoff selection committee has spoken — and it likes the SEC.


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:30 PM

Hornets aspire Stephenson can take franchise to next level

Lance Stephenson could be the missing piece to the championship puzzle Michael Jordan is trying to build in Charlotte.


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:31 PM

NCCU tennis visits Jerry Edmonds Tennis School

Earlier this month, the Jerry Edmonds Tennis School hosted the North Carolina Central Women’s tennis team for a morning full of fun, interaction and instruction.


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

Royals force Game 7 with 10-0 rout of Giants in Game 6

A couple hundred fans stood behind the Royals dugout for more than a half-hour after the final out, screaming and waving white rally towels.