Sports Editor's blog

Jul. 24, 2014 @ 10:01 PM

International friendlies kick into high gear

The European soccer seasons are nearing — that means just ahead are plenty of international friendlies, including games involving Major League Soccer teams.


Jul. 16, 2014 @ 11:48 PM

U.S. women's soccer team coming to Cary

The WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary is hosting an international soccer friendly between the U.S. Women's National Team and Switzerland Wednesday, Aug. 20.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 01:32 AM

A look at who in NBA is staying and going

A look at the biggest moves made so far during the NBA's free agency period.


Jul. 10, 2014 @ 09:51 PM

Carrier by the numbers

David Carrier ended an eight-year tenure at Kerr-Vance Academy on Tuesday, signing on to become the new varsity boys head basketball coach at Westchester Country Day School in High Point.


Jul. 08, 2014 @ 12:29 AM

Bolton 2-0 with D-Backs affiliate

Tyler Bolton is off to a 2-0 start in his first four professional starts with the Missoula Osprey, a Rookie League affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.


Jul. 04, 2014 @ 03:02 PM

Supporting your soccer habit

The U.S. Men's National Team's World Cup showing capitivitated the nation like, perhaps, no other sporting event has. But if you weren't a soccer fan before the tourney and now you've seen the futbol light, where do you turn next?


Jun. 28, 2014 @ 09:15 PM

Northern offense, Warren County defense shine in camp

Student-athletes from Northern Vance, Southern Vance, J.F. Webb, and Warren County each participated in the NFL High School Player Development Camp at Southern Vance.


Jun. 28, 2014 @ 07:58 PM

Taylor competes in USA championships

Tremanisha Taylor finished 16th Wednesday in the qualifying round of the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships shot put competition in Sacramento, California.


Jun. 26, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

RailHawks hosting another MLS side

There's just something about the Carolina RailHawks in the U.S. Open Cup.


Jun. 28, 2014 @ 03:39 AM

NFL event coming to Freedom Life

Freedom Life Church of God will host a free Carolina Panthers Play 60 youth football clinic Friday, July 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.