Sports

Feb. 18, 2015 @ 04:26 PM

Byrom recognized as Vikings Wendy’s High School Heisman recipient

Earlier this month, Northern Vance senior Jonathan Byrom became the third member of his family to win the Wendy’s High School Heisman award.


Feb. 17, 2015 @ 05:46 PM

Eagles end regular season with win over South Granville

In a battle between the top pair of teams in the 2A Northern Carolina Conference, the Warren County Eagles varsity boys’ basketball team topped South Granville, the conference’s regular season champion, 96-79 on Feb. 13.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 07:20 PM

Lady Warriors escape with win over Vikings

After having defeated Northern Vance by 32 points not even three weeks ago, the J.F. Webb varsity girls’ basketball team certainly saw a different Vikings squad on Friday night.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 07:00 PM

Prep Roundup: Season concludes for Lady Spartans

The Kerr-Vance Academy varsity girls’ basketball team saw its 2014-15 campaign come to an end Friday night as they were defeated 51-37 against Halifax Academy in the CIC Tournament semifinals.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 06:50 PM

Fitting Victory

Celebrating his birthday on Friday, Northern Vance varsity boys’ basketball coach Wilton Baskett passed along one request to his team before they tipped off against J.F. Webb.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 12:25 PM

Recapping Raleigh’s Bass Anglers Club tournament

Well I’m finally over the flu and a tenacious cold like virus that hung on for almost a month and feel good enough to get out on the water and do some fishing.


Feb. 14, 2015 @ 12:26 PM

A Life Well Lived: Remembering coach Smith

When I woke up this past Sunday morning to the news that legendary former North Carolina basketball coach Dean Smith had passed away at the age of 83, I reflected back to my childhood.


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 04:11 PM

Tri-County All-Star Streetball Showdown aims to make positive impact

Henderson Middle School will be the site for the 2015 Tri-County All-Star Streetball Showdown on Sunday afternoon.


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 03:32 PM

JV Lady Spartans season concludes

The Kerr-Vance Academy junior varsity girls’ basketball team saw its season come to an end Thursday as they were defeated 38-24 by Faith Christian in the Carolina Independent Conference tournament.


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Vanguards lose narrow contest to Pitt Community College

The Vance-Granville Community College men’s basketball team dropped a tight 74-70 contest to Pitt Community College on Thursday night.