Sports

Apr. 01, 2015 @ 09:09 PM

Big fifth inning lifts Vikings to victory

Having just squared off against each other six days ago in the J.F. Webb Easter Tournament, the Northern Vance Vikings and Southern Vance Raiders baseball teams met once again on Wednesday afternoon at Southern.


Apr. 01, 2015 @ 09:15 PM

Vikings, Raiders track teams split meet

Meeting for the first time this season, the Northern Vance girls’ track team defeated Southern 48-39 on Tuesday. Meanwhile on the boys’ side, Southern edged out a 59-56 win over its crosstown rival.


Apr. 01, 2015 @ 02:49 PM

Prep Roundup: Lady Colts drop fifth straight

The Crossroads Christian School Colts girls’ soccer team was defeated 5-2 by the Friendship Christian School on Tuesday. With the loss, the Lady Colts dropped to 2-5 on the season.


Apr. 01, 2015 @ 02:50 PM

Vikings top Raiders, 6-3

In a match between crosstown rivals, experience prevailed on Tuesday as Northern Vance defeated Southern Vance, 6-3.


Mar. 31, 2015 @ 08:59 PM

Vikings complete perfect week, claim tourney crown

The Northern Vance Vikings baseball team accomplished one of its two preseason goals on Monday night as they captured the 2015 J.F. Webb Easter Tournament crown with a 5-4 victory over Roxboro Community.


Mar. 31, 2015 @ 03:30 PM

Prep Roundup: Southern softball downed by Bunn, 15-1

The Southern Vance Raiders softball team was defeated 15-1 at home versus Bunn in five innings on Monday.


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 08:24 PM

Gracious honor

Southern Vance High School assistant principal Desmond Thompson congratulates retired athletics director Ed Wilson as he is honored by the Raiders softball team before the start of their game Monday afternoon. Wilson was presented a plaque that reads "A token of appriciation presented to Mr. Ed Wilson for all of your years of service to Southern Vance athletics and your special love of Raiders softball." In addition to the presented plaque, the outfield flagpole at the Southern Vance softball field was dedicated to Wilson and a plaque will be placed on the pole honoring him.


Mar. 31, 2015 @ 03:31 PM

Needing a spark

Enloe wasn’t an entirely new opponent for the J.F. Webb Warriors baseball team on Saturday.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 01:59 PM

Fishing cranks up at Kerr Lake

Based on last weekend’s tournament results, fishing reports I’ve received, and my own experience, largemouth bass fishing on Kerr Lake is hot right now.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 08:55 PM

Lady Vikings soccer falters at South Granville

The Northern Vance varsity girls’ soccer team was defeated 9-0 at South Granville on Friday.