Sports: High School

Jan. 13, 2015 @ 04:49 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans drop home heartbreaker

The Kerr-Vance Academy varsity boys’ basketball team lost a 99-97 heartbreaker to Wayne Christian School in double overtime on Monday evening.


Jan. 10, 2015 @ 03:52 PM

Wish Granted

Oxford Prep junior varsity boys’ basketball coach Denny Carroll has been coaching for several decades now.


Jan. 10, 2015 @ 02:29 PM

Lady Griffins continue growing; fall to Victory Christian

For Oxford Prep junior varsity girls basketball coach Kim Davis, the 2014-15 season isn’t about wins and losses.


Jan. 10, 2015 @ 01:15 PM

Lady Vikings drop road contest to Southern Durham

The Northern Vance varsity girls’ basketball team was defeated 53-9 at Southern Durham on Friday night.


Jan. 09, 2015 @ 03:53 PM

Back at it

After not having faced competition in over three weeks, Northern Vance swimming coach Natasha Rubin drilled her team more than usual leading into the Vikings’ conference meet versus Cardinal Gibbons and Northwood on Thursday.


Jan. 07, 2015 @ 06:35 PM

Prep Roundup: Several hoops victories to start 2015

The Southern Vance varsity boys’ basketball team ended a five-game losing skid with a 50-48 win at 2A Northern Carolina conference foe Bunn on Tuesday.


Jan. 07, 2015 @ 06:17 PM

Smith powers Crusaders to 52-29 win over Lady Vikings

Northern Vance varsity girls’ basketball coach Randolph Crews admitted that in order for his team to come out with a victory versus 3A Big Eight conference opponent Cardinal Gibbons on Tuesday, it had to do one thing extremely well.


Jan. 07, 2015 @ 06:01 PM

No Pressure

Playing for the first time in 2015, the Northern Vance varsity boys’ basketball team faced a Cardinal Gibbons team that hardly appeared to miss on Tuesday night.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 04:48 PM

Colts capture tournament crown, Green records 1,000th point

The Crossroads Christian varsity boys’ basketball team won the “Battle of the Border” tournament in Lawrenceville, Va., last week.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 03:32 PM

Oliver leads Griffins boys to third place finish in JV Holiday Classic

Point guard Demari Oliver led the Oxford Prep JV basketball team to a third place finish in the Bank of the Carolinas JV Holiday Classic in Asheboro by scoring 70 points in the three-day tournament.