Sports: High School

Dec. 30, 2014 @ 09:46 PM

Back on Track

Warren County varsity girls’ basketball coach Shannon Jones admits that her team is still struggling at the beginning of games. From a fan’s perspective, it’s as if the Eagles use the opening halves of contests to feel out their opponent before increasing their level of play leaps and bounds following halftime.


Dec. 23, 2014 @ 04:42 PM

Lady Vikings fall to Orange

The Northern Vance varsity girls’ basketball team was defeated 58-29 to Orange on Friday night. With the loss, the Vikings dropped to 2-6 on the season.


Dec. 20, 2014 @ 08:34 PM

Bold Statement

Having been in several tight contests throughout their first 10 games of the season, it appeared the appropriate time for Crossroads Christian’s varsity boys’ basketball team to put a team away early.


Dec. 20, 2014 @ 08:26 PM

Slow start dooms Lady Spartans in tourney final

Down 17-2 early in the second quarter versus Franklin Academy on Saturday in the championship game of the Kerr-Vance Academy Holiday Basketball Invitational, Kerr-Vance varsity girls’ basketball coach Brian Russell called a timeout and asked his team a question. 


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 06:19 PM

Vikings swimming drops conference meet

On Wednesday, the Northern Vance boys and girls’ swimming teams fell to 3A Big Eight foes, Chapel Hill and Cedar Ridge.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 05:39 PM

Northern Vance wrestling picks up first conference win

The Northern Vance wrestling team earned its first conference win of the season on Wednesday when it defeated Southern Durham, 42-33. The victory improved the Vikings to 1-2 in 3A Big Eight conference play.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

Eagles extend win streak to six games

The Warren County varsity boys’ basketball team extended their win streak to six games with a 62-43 win over Granville Central on Wednesday night.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 05:57 PM

‘Out for Vengeance’

Victory Christian senior Wesley Whitley still vividly remembers the moment.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 05:53 PM

Alston, Stell power Lady Eagles to 44-16 win

Jumping out to a 12-0 lead in the first seven minutes of the game, the Victory Christian varsity girls’ basketball team rolled to an easy 44-16 win over Cornerstone Christian on Tuesday night.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 05:51 PM

Prep Roundup: Lady Vikings bounce back

The Northern Vance varsity girls’ basketball team opened 3A Big Eight conference play with a 40-37 victory over Cedar Ridge on Tuesday night. It was a positive response as the Vikings were coming off a 44-point home loss to Warren County.