Sports: Tri-County

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.


Jul. 17, 2013 @ 10:37 PM

Oxford welcomes 44 teams to N.C. GameOn Sports World Series

For many AAU teams around the state, a N.C. GameOn Sports World Series title is the ultimate prize of the summer.


Jul. 15, 2013 @ 09:55 PM

Babe Ruth 16-and-under team exceeds expectations

The Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth softball all-stars didn’t make it to regional play, but the 16-and-under squad managed to exceed expectations as its summer came to a close Sunday at the Eastern N.C. State Tournament.


Jul. 14, 2013 @ 08:34 PM

Henderson/Vance 16-and-under team eliminated

The summer is over for the Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth softball all-stars. The last team alive, the 16-and-under group, was eliminated from the Eastern N.C. State Tournament in Washington Sunday.


Jul. 14, 2013 @ 11:07 PM

All-stars win late one in Washington

The Henderson/Vance 16-and-under Babe Ruth softball all-star team claimed a 10-0, five-inning win over Nash Central late Saturday night.


Jul. 13, 2013 @ 07:55 PM

Rain continues to delay Babe Ruth tourney

The Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth 16-and-under softball all-stars didn’t get any games in Friday due to inclement weather and were scheduled to play their first bracket round match Saturday at 8:30 p.m.


Jul. 13, 2013 @ 07:54 PM

Rotolo steps down as Vance-Granville basketball head coach

Mike Rotolo has resigned as head coach of the Vance-Granville men’s basketball team after one season.


Jul. 11, 2013 @ 08:47 PM

Bracket play begins Friday for 16-and-under team

Mike Norwood’s Henderson/Vance 16-and-under Babe Ruth softball all-stars enter bracket play Friday at the Eastern N.C. State Tournament in Washington as a No. 1 seed. The team finished pool play with a 2-1 record to top the National Division after Thursday’s 4-0 win over Currituck


Jul. 10, 2013 @ 10:56 PM

Babe Ruth 16-and-under all-stars get win

The 16-and-under softball all-stars were the first Henderson/Vance team to get in the win column in the Babe Ruth Eastern N.C. State Tournament in Washington following Wednesday’s 11-7 win over Nash Central.


Jul. 09, 2013 @ 09:39 PM

State action commences for Babe Ruth all-star teams

The Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth softball all-star teams got off to rough starts Tuesday in the Eastern N.C. State Tournament in Washington.