Sports: Tri-County

Jan. 09, 2014 @ 11:51 PM

Prep Roundup: Middle school Spartans on hot streak

The Kerr-Vance middle schools boys basketball team picked up its fifth consecutive win Thursday on the road against Lighthouse Christian.
The 36-22 win improved the Spartans’ overall record to 7-1.


Oct. 29, 2013 @ 11:38 PM

Henderson Middle rolls to 46-22 win over Eaton-Johnson

Henderson Middle School’s Travis Oliver knew that no matter how his team’s season went, a win in the Cougar-Ram Classic would make up for the losses.


Oct. 28, 2013 @ 11:01 PM

Cougar-Ram Classic Tuesday at Northern

The annual Cougar-Ram Classic, matching the football teams of Henderson Middle School and Eaton-Johnson against each other, will be played Tuesday at Northern Vance High School with kickoff set for 6 p.m.


Oct. 08, 2013 @ 10:53 PM

Buffaloe qualifies for international tourney

Warren County’s Christian Buffaloe, 13, recently competed in the All-American Open International Karate Championships in New York.


Sep. 27, 2013 @ 03:53 PM

Perdue won battle with cancer, now focused on grueling marathon

Don’t tell Kelley Wade Perdue she can’t do something.

Perdue’s Duke University Medical Center doctor made that mistake when he told her running a marathon wasn’t a good idea.


Aug. 03, 2013 @ 06:07 PM

Young advances to National Senior Games tennis final

Competing in his first National Senior Games, Daniel Young advanced to the championship round before falling to a competitor from Michigan.


Jul. 22, 2013 @ 09:58 PM

GameOn Sports World Series concludes in Oxford

Four years ago, AAU baseball had become a thing of the past around the state.

Oxford has been at the forefront of efforts to revive the organization since then. The city began hosting tournaments in the fall of 2009. On Sunday, the N.C. GameOn Sports World Series wrapped up play, marking its second consecutive year in Oxford.


Jul. 20, 2013 @ 06:37 PM

AAU World Series wraps up in Oxford Sunday

The N.C. GameOn Sports AAU baseball World Series concludes Sunday in Oxford.


Jul. 19, 2013 @ 07:46 PM

Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth baseball team eliminated

The Henderson/Vance 13-year-old Babe Ruth baseball all-star team was eliminated Friday from the Eastern N.C. State Tournament in Pembroke after a 13-1 defeat to Outer Banks.


Jul. 18, 2013 @ 10:34 PM

Babe Ruth baseball all-stars fall in Pembroke

The Henderson/Vance 13-year-old Babe Ruth baseball all-stars fell to Border Belt of Lumberton, 13-3, Thursday in their opening game of the Eastern N.C. State Tournament in Pembroke.