Sports: High School

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 08:04 AM

Eagles March On

Coming off arguably their best victory of the season against South Granville back on Feb. 13, the Warren County Eagles varsity boys’ basketball team was aspiring to finish with a perfect 14-0 record at home on Saturday.

Mar. 02, 2015 @ 07:39 PM

Couldn't hang on

Two Tri-County teams couldn't quite hang on in the first round of the state playoffs Saturday.

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 07:51 PM

Survive and Advance

After a 15-day layoff due to inclement weather, the Warren County Eagles varsity girls basketball team finally returned to the hardwood on Saturday in a win or go home scenario.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 02:52 PM

Weather pushes back high school playoff contests

With the Tuesday snowstorm having hit Granville, Vance and Warren Counties, four area basketball teams continue to sit and wait until they can begin postseason play.

Feb. 19, 2015 @ 05:15 PM

Trio of Raiders set for state wrestling championships

A trio of Southern Vance student-athletes will participate in the 2015 North Carolina High School Athletic Association 2A state wrestling championships beginning Friday at the Greensboro Coliseum.

Feb. 18, 2015 @ 04:26 PM

Byrom recognized as Vikings Wendy’s High School Heisman recipient

Earlier this month, Northern Vance senior Jonathan Byrom became the third member of his family to win the Wendy’s High School Heisman award.

Feb. 17, 2015 @ 05:46 PM

Eagles end regular season with win over South Granville

In a battle between the top pair of teams in the 2A Northern Carolina Conference, the Warren County Eagles varsity boys’ basketball team topped South Granville, the conference’s regular season champion, 96-79 on Feb. 13.

Feb. 14, 2015 @ 07:20 PM

Lady Warriors escape with win over Vikings

After having defeated Northern Vance by 32 points not even three weeks ago, the J.F. Webb varsity girls’ basketball team certainly saw a different Vikings squad on Friday night.

Feb. 14, 2015 @ 07:00 PM

Prep Roundup: Season concludes for Lady Spartans

The Kerr-Vance Academy varsity girls’ basketball team saw its 2014-15 campaign come to an end Friday night as they were defeated 51-37 against Halifax Academy in the CIC Tournament semifinals.

Feb. 14, 2015 @ 06:50 PM

Fitting Victory

Celebrating his birthday on Friday, Northern Vance varsity boys’ basketball coach Wilton Baskett passed along one request to his team before they tipped off against J.F. Webb.