Sports: High School

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 01:01 AM

Vikings gaining traction in league play

Northern Vance continued its recent tear through its 3-A Big Eight Conference schedule with a 3-2 win over Cedar Ridge Monday night at Aycock Recreation Center.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 11:16 PM

Late goal lifts Webb over Northern

A “heartbreaker” for Northern Vance, J.F. Webb’s win Monday over the Vikings gave a lift to a Warriors side that has been dealt a pair of significant blows.

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 09:23 PM

Prep Roundup: Strong outings for Northern Carolina pitchers

Brittany West struck out 10 of the 12 batters she faced Friday for Southern Vance in a 15-0 win over Durham School of the Arts in three and a half innings.

Apr. 12, 2014 @ 10:04 PM

Success measured by spirit, progress

J.F. Webb scored more goals Friday night at Vikings Stadium than Northern Vance has all season. The Vikings have been outscored 163-12 — but you wouldn’t know it watching and listening to their team huddles and goal celebrations.

Apr. 11, 2014 @ 11:54 PM

County rivals battle for bragging rights

Crossroads Christian finished atop the standings Friday as the four county high school golf teams battled for bragging rights at Kerr Lake Country Club.

Apr. 11, 2014 @ 11:52 PM

Spartans set tone in shutout of Vikings

Northern Vance didn’t convert its early chances Friday; Kerr-Vance did and the visiting Spartans rolled to a 4-0 win.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 11:46 PM

Vikings compete in Big Eight tennis tourney

Northern Vance competed in the 3-A Big Eight Conference individual tennis tournament Thursday at Orange with six Vikings seeing action in pro sets play.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 11:26 PM

Tight game goes to Halifax Academy

Kerr-Vance is still figuring out how to close out close games. The Spartans led 4-3 in the sixth inning Thursday against Halifax Academy before falling 8-5.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 11:24 PM

Dunkley, Short score for KVA in draw

A pair of eighth-graders found the net for Kerr-Vance Thursday as the Spartans played to a 2-2 draw with Halifax Academy.

Apr. 09, 2014 @ 11:12 PM

Prep Roundup: Warren County netters top Southern

Warren County picked up its second tennis win of the season Wednesday at Southern Vance in a 7-2 victory.