Sports: High School

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:45 PM

Southern snaps skid with win at Warren; Northern and Webb fall on road

After eight straight losses to open the season, the Southern Vance football team picked up its first victory of the year with an 18-12 win at Warren County on Friday night. The Eagles were attempting to pick up their first win over the Raiders since 1998.

J.F. Webb was shutout 49-0 at Orange and Northern Vance lost 56-7 at Northwood.

More to come...


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:46 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans tennis run ends in NCISAA 1A semifinals

The Kerr-Vance Academy varsity girls’ tennis team ended their 2014 season on Friday with a 5-1 loss to No. 1 seed Wayne Country Day in the NCISAA 1A semifinals held at Barton College.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 07:10 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans volleyball season comes to an end

The Kerr-Vance Academy girls’ varsity volleyball team lost 3-0 in the opening round of the NCISAA tournament on Tuesday against No. 8 Cape Fear Academy. With the loss, the Spartans ended their season with a 14-7 record.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 06:42 PM

Eagles host Raiders in conference football showdown

When Southern Vance and Warren County meet on the gridiron tonight in Warrenton, the home team will be attempting to end a streak that dates back to 1998. That year marks the last time Warren County defeated Southern Vance in football.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 08:50 AM

On to the next one

With Tuesday’s 2-1 NCISAA second round win over Statesville Christian School, Kerr-Vance senior Lorenzo Ortiz and his teammates inched one step closer to reaching their long-term goal.


Oct. 22, 2014 @ 09:50 PM

Spartans tennis advances to NCISAA 1A semifinals

Win or go home.

That was the scenario Tuesday for the Kerr-Vance Academy varsity girls’ tennis team as they opened up NCISAA 1A play against Lawrence Academy.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:06 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans capture conference crown

The Kerr-Vance Academy junior varsity volleyball team concluded their 2014 season by winning the Coastal Independent Conference tournament in Greenville this past Saturday. The Spartans upended No. 1 seed Oakwood 2-1 (25-22, 20-25, 25-9) in the championship match to win their second straight conference crown.


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. 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. 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.