Sports: Tri-County

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.

Jul. 04, 2013 @ 08:44 PM

Pairings released for Babe Ruth softball tourney

Four Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth softball all-star teams begin Eastern N.C. State Tournament play Tuesday, July 9 at Washington’s Susie Gray McConnell Sports Complex.

Jul. 01, 2013 @ 08:57 PM

Five Babe Ruth all-star teams alive as state tourneys near

Five Henderson/Vance Babe Ruth all-star teams are still alive after a weekend of tournament action. The 13-year-old baseball all-stars bypassed the districts, automatically advancing to the state tournament.

Jun. 30, 2013 @ 12:30 AM

Leap of faith: Former Northern star Brown focused on family, farm

Earlier this month, the Baltimore Ravens continued the celebration of their Super Bowl victory over the San Francisco 49ers with a customary trip to the White House before collecting their championship rings two days later.

Jun. 29, 2013 @ 09:28 PM

Four Henderson/Vance all-star teams headed to state tourney

Four Henderson/Vance softball all-star teams claimed district championships Saturday at Aycock Recreation Center.