Sports: High School

Jun. 15, 2014 @ 12:15 AM

Kerr-Vance moving forward without athletic director

The athletic director position at Kerr-Vance Academy has been eliminated as a result of school budget cuts.

Jun. 10, 2014 @ 11:51 PM

Final Conference Cup standings released

The final Wells Fargo Conference Cup competition standings have been released for the 2013-2014 sports seasons.

Jun. 03, 2014 @ 08:49 PM

Work pays off for Northern heavyweight

Mykel Williams’ senior wrestling season didn’t end on a positive note, but that only motivated him to work harder in hopes of landing a spot on a college team’s roster.

Jun. 02, 2014 @ 09:56 PM

Southern's Kearney to Fayetteville State

A “slow process” finally culminated Monday with Kiyanna Kearney signing to play volleyball for Fayetteville State.

May. 29, 2014 @ 10:18 PM

Obama says sports concussions need more attention

Saying he wants kids to play sports but play safely, President Barack Obama called Thursday for more and better research into the effects and treatment of concussions in youth athletes.

May. 27, 2014 @ 08:46 PM

Southern’s Stanton signs with Hurricanes

Name a sport and Sarah Stanton has probably played it. She has probably been pretty good at it, too.

May. 22, 2014 @ 09:48 PM

‘Dream’ lives on for Southern’s Smith

One half of the sibling duo that helped form Southern Vance’s dynamic defense is bound for the next level.

May. 19, 2014 @ 10:31 PM

High school fishing continues growth

High school fishing hasn’t yet taken off in the state the way it has in places like Texas or Arkansas, but the sport is showing signs of progress.

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.