Sports: High School

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.

Dec. 13, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Hitting their stride

Having faced Northern Vance one week ago in Warrenton, Warren County senior A.J. Alston noted that the biggest difference this time around was that and he and his teammates would be playing against the crowd.