For the Elite Sports Network Henderson Flash 17U travel basketball team, Tuesday, May 19, 2015 was a day they’ll remember for the rest of their lives.
Gathering inside the gym of the South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church Family Life Center, the squad listened to a message from former professional basketball player Marcus Campbell.
Campbell, who enjoyed a professional playing career abroad with in between brief stints alongside the Charlotte Bobcats, Houston Rockets and Sacramento Kings, spoke to the Flash about taking advantage of opportunities.
Although the playing conditions were far from ideal, the fifth annual Henderson-Vance County Crime Stoppers Golf Tournament still managed to take place and complete on Thursday afternoon at Kerr Lake Country Club.
It was a celebration Wednesday night inside the Northern Vance High School cafeteria.
After a season, which ended last week in the NCISAA 1A quarterfinals, three members of the Kerr-Vance Academy girls’ soccer team were recognized with postseason honors.
One season ago, Warren County girls’ track and field standout Starbesha Satterwhite ended a successful junior campaign placing third in the 200 meters at the NCHSAA 2-A track and field championships.
Decisions, decisions, decisions. That’s what tournament bass fishing is all about.
A pair of Warren County athletes will be in Greensboro Saturday competing in the N.C. High School Athletic Association Class 2-A track and field championships at Belk Track on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University.
Having been a three-sport athlete at the Crossroads Christian School for the past two years, senior Michaela Nicholas will now begin shifting her focus to solely one sport at the next level.
The Northern Vance Vikings baseball team saw its 2015 season come to a close on Wednesday night when they were defeated 7-1 against Western Alamance in the first round of the NCHSAA 3A state playoffs
The Southern Vance softball team was defeated 8-0 at North Brunswick on Wednesday night in the opening round of the NCHSAA 2A playoffs.
A memorable 2015 season came to a bitter end for the J.F. Webb Warriors softball team on Wednesday night as the squad was shutout 7-0 at South Johnston in the opening round of the NCHSAA 3-A playoffs.