Sports: High School

May. 17, 2014 @ 07:39 PM

High school fishing championship returns

Kerr Lake is hosting the N.C. High School Fishing Championship for the second consecutive year.

May. 17, 2014 @ 07:47 PM

Northern, Webb compete for titles

Northern Vance has had athletes capable of competing for or winning state titles in each of the past two seasons, but the Vikings haven’t been able to get close to the podium because of injuries or mishaps.

May. 15, 2014 @ 11:27 PM

Northern boys, Webb girls set for state meet

Northern Vance and J.F. Webb will compete for state track and field titles Friday in Greensboro.

May. 15, 2014 @ 11:10 PM

Beating adversity

On Thursday at J.F. Webb, a Warrior softball player signed to play in college for the first time in what is believed to be at least five years.

Brooke Wheeler as the student-athlete with the pen in her hand makes the achievement much more remarkable.

May. 14, 2014 @ 10:38 PM

Eagles blanked in playoff defeat

Warren County was eliminated, 10-0, in six innings at Farmville Central Wednesday in the first round of the 2-A state baseball playoffs.

May. 14, 2014 @ 10:51 PM

Raiders eliminated in Elizabeth City

The Southern Vance softball team put a scare into host Northeastern before giving up six runs combined in the fifth and sixth innings of its 10-5 first round 2-A state playoff loss Wednesday.

May. 13, 2014 @ 09:56 PM

Outdueled in opener

Northern Vance head coach Benji Nelson has been saying it since Nate Arrington was a freshman: When Arrington takes the mound, the Vikings have a shot.

May. 12, 2014 @ 09:20 PM

State playoff pairings released

The Northern Vance and Warren County baseball teams, along with Southern Vance’s softball team, will be on the road for the N.C. High School Athletic Association playoffs.

May. 12, 2014 @ 07:15 PM

Former Northern star signs with Oakland

Carlos Fields didn’t get selected in the NFL draft, but the 2009 Northern Vance graduate said his phone was ringing off the hook from league suitors by the fifth or sixth round.

May. 12, 2014 @ 06:11 PM

Big day for Webb at regionals; Northern sends two to state meet

J.F. Webb qualified for the 3-A state track and field championships in five girls events Saturday at Northern Guilford High School.