Sports: High School

Apr. 05, 2014 @ 12:09 AM

Sellers, Sullivan combine for shutout

Warren County won its third consecutive game Thursday at home against Southern Vance. The 5-0 win pushed the Eagles’ record to 4-4 overall and 2-2 in the 2-A Northern Carolina Conference.

Apr. 05, 2014 @ 12:04 AM

Prep Roundup: Vikings drop lacrosse match at Northwood

The Northern Vance lacrosse team fell 21-2 at Northwood in 3-A Big Eight Conference lacrosse action on Friday.

Apr. 05, 2014 @ 12:00 AM

Finishing, working harder

The returning half of Northern Vance’s 4x200-meters boys relay team hasn’t forgotten last season’s painful ending.

Northern was well on its way to a 3-A title after two legs in the 2013 N.C. High School Athletic Association championships in Greensboro. But the Vikings dropped the baton on the third exchange and were disqualified.

Apr. 03, 2014 @ 03:29 AM

Duke, UNC recruits share McDonald's MVP honors

Jahlil Okafor and Justin Jackson are ready for the rivalry on Tobacco road.

Apr. 03, 2014 @ 12:15 AM

Headed in right direction

Northern Vance hadn’t found the net since March 13 entering its 3-A Big Eight Conference contest Wednesday against Southern Durham. The winless Vikings had been shut out five consecutive times and in their previous two matches, suffered a pair of 9-0 mercy-rule defeats to league and state power Cardinal Gibbons.

Apr. 03, 2014 @ 03:47 PM

Southern's Bullock makes college decision

When it appeared he was losing the interest of some major Division I programs, Southern Vance’s Ja’Quez Bullock knew he had to motivate himself to get better.

Apr. 02, 2014 @ 03:34 PM

Cherry, DeVoe headline AP all-state teams

West Craven's Jamie Cherry and Shelby's Gabe DeVoe are unanimous picks to the 2013-14 Associated Press all-state prep basketball teams for North Carolina.

Apr. 01, 2014 @ 10:47 PM

Prep Roundup: Viking netters step out of league play

Northern Vance dropped to 5-9 on the tennis season Tuesday with a 6-3 non-conference loss at Louisburg.

Apr. 01, 2014 @ 12:14 AM

Vikings in 'need' of win

Trailing by a run, Northern Vance got off to a great start in the top of the seventh inning Monday against Raleigh Enloe when Jared Bennett smacked a towering leadoff double to right-center field.

Apr. 01, 2014 @ 12:11 AM

Warriors top Raiders for tourney title

A throwback performance of sorts from pitcher Kaleb Fisher and continued production from the J.F. Webb bats led the host team to an Easter tournament championship Monday against Southern Vance.