Sports Editor's blog

Aug. 20, 2013 @ 01:53 AM

Tri-County soccer season kicks off

Warren County and J.F. Webb opened the Tri-County soccer season Monday in Oxford and the Warriors got a little more than they bargained for, holding on for a 5-3 win.

Jul. 23, 2013 @ 10:33 PM

Panthers battle 49ers in all-time uniform battle

Greatest NFL uniforms of all time. Go.

Jul. 23, 2013 @ 09:26 PM

East all-stars score sweep in Greensboro

Person’s Tyrone Outlaw claimed MVP honors as his East team defeated the West 107-84 in Monday’s annual N.C. High School Athletic Association boys basketball all-star game in Greensboro.

Jul. 18, 2013 @ 09:58 PM

East Carolina tabbed as East Division favorites

East Carolina was voted to finish first Wednesday in the Conference USA East Division by the league’s 14 head coaches.

Jul. 16, 2013 @ 09:43 PM

Southern Vance jamboree to feature eight schools

Southern Vance's annual preseason football jamboree will be held Aug. 10 and will feature eight teams this year.

Jul. 06, 2013 @ 05:00 PM

Optimist Bowl moving to Week 4

With Southern Vance's drop to the N.C. High School Athletic Association 2-A Conference, the annual Optimist Bowl rivalry will be played in Week 4 this season rather than in the final week.

Jul. 05, 2013 @ 07:30 PM

Northern, Warren County to renew gridiron rivalry

Northern Vance and Warren County will meet this season in football for the first time since 2010.

Jul. 03, 2013 @ 10:08 PM

Babe Ruth softball all-star glance

Four Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth all-star teams begin Eastern N.C. State Tournament play Tuesday at Washington’s Susie Gray McConnell Sports Complex.


Jun. 28, 2013 @ 06:33 PM

Seven ACC players selected in NBA Draft

The ACC tied the PAC-12 for most players selected in Thursday's NBA Draft with seven.

Jun. 28, 2013 @ 06:35 PM

Lower-tier teams bow out of Open Cup

After Wednesday's play, the U.S. Open Cup semifinals will consist only of Major League Soccer teams.