Sports

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 10:56 PM

Keselowski's title hopes still intact at Talladega

Brad Keselowski packed a punch on the track, the only place that mattered after a controversial week.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 11:00 PM

Manning breaks Favre's touchdown record

Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre's NFL record for touchdown passes with No. 509. He didn't stop there, either.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 08:04 PM

Improbable run to the World Series for Royals, fans

The game had been over for hours. Kauffman Stadium had gone dark. The roars of a sold-out crowd, which had rooted the Kansas City Royals to a sweep of the mighty Los Angeles Angels, had drifted away into the cool night air.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 08:05 PM

Q&A with Kerr Vance’s Freeman and Murphy

Kerr-Vance Academy tennis seniors Claire Freeman and Betsy Murphy have led their team to a memorable 2014 season. Freeman, who plays No. 1 for the Spartans, has played on the varsity squad since she was a freshman. Murphy meanwhile has been on the team since she was a sophomore and currently plays No. 3.

 


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 08:06 PM

No. 2 Florida State squeaks past No. 5 Notre Dame, 31-27

With Florida State's perfect record still intact and a second-half rally against Notre Dame complete, Jameis Winston and coach Jimbo Fisher shared a hug as the crowd exploded in celebration.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Tar Heels end skid, pick up first conference win of season

Marquise Williams connected on 38-of-47 passes for 390 yards, setting a new school record for completions in a game and North Carolina (3-4 overall, 1-2 ACC) earned a 48-43 victory over Georgia Tech (5-2 overall, 2-2 ACC) on Saturday night at Kenan Stadium.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 09:48 PM

Prep Roundup: Northern Vance boys' soccer drops 3-2 contest to Cedar Ridge

Wearing pink socks to support breast cancer awareness, the Northern Vance boys’ varsity soccer team dropped a close 3-2 contest to 3-A Big Eight conference opponent Cedar Ridge on Friday night.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 12:19 AM

Louisville escapes North Carolina State 30-18

Louisville waited nearly two years to get this kind of performance from running back Michael Dyer, whose breakout game stole some thunder from wide receiver DeVante Parker's thrilling return to action.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 09:24 PM

Percy Harvin traded to New York Jets

The New York Jets announced Saturday they have acquired wide receiver Percy Harvin from the Seattle Seahawks for a conditional draft pick.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 08:55 PM

Warren County wins, 32-29, at Franklinton

One week after dropping a one-point heartbreaker to Roanoke Rapids, the Warren County varsity football team bounced back with an impressive 32-29 road victory at Franklinton.