Sports

Jan. 21, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Lady Raiders back at .500

The Southern Vance varsity girls’ basketball team improved to 7-7 overall and 2-2 in 2A Northern Carolina conference action with a 50-45 win over North Carolina School of Science and Math on Tuesday evening.


Jan. 20, 2015 @ 03:47 PM

Djokovic, Williams roll in first round at Melbourne

As a first-time dad with a baby at home, Novak Djokovic could see merits in the tale of Serena Williams' mid-match espresso that has been brewing in the lead-up to the Australian Open.


Jan. 20, 2015 @ 03:39 PM

Coach K captures 999th win as Blue Devils take down Pitt 79-65

Because all those Duke's guards put up some big numbers, their Hall of Fame coach is on the brink of an even bigger one.


Jan. 20, 2015 @ 03:33 PM

N.C. Coyotes storm past Greenville Galaxy

The No. 15 nationally ranked North Carolina Coyotes ABA team improved to 8-3 on the season with a 138-87 win over the Greenville Galaxy on Jan. 17.


Jan. 17, 2015 @ 03:07 PM

Oakwood stays undefeated with win over Lady Colts

Facing an undefeated opponent in Oakwood, the Crossroads Christian varsity girls' basketball team was defeated 70-37 on Friday night.


Jan. 17, 2015 @ 03:04 PM

Missed Opportunity

After connecting on seven of his first 10 three point tries on Friday night versus Oakwood, Crossroads Christian junior point guard Jeremiah Green was confident he’d knock down his final attempt.


Jan. 17, 2015 @ 02:59 PM

On the Water Weekly: Preparations begin for upcoming competitions

I mentioned a few weeks back that local angler and bass tournament host Brandon Gray had qualified to compete in the upcoming Bassmasters Classic on Lake Hartwell in South Carolina.


Jan. 17, 2015 @ 03:26 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans earn wins; Vikings fall

The Northern Vance varsity boys’ basketball team dropped a 74-65 contest to 3A Big Eight conference foe Northwood on Friday night.


Jan. 16, 2015 @ 04:47 PM

Q&A with Crossroads Christian’s Jeremiah Green

In his first season at Crossroads Christian School, junior basketball standout Jeremiah Green is having quite a year to remember. Entering last night’s match up versus The Oakwood School, Green had helped the Colts to a 12-3 record and averaged 27.0 points per game along the way. 


Jan. 16, 2015 @ 04:42 PM

NC Coyotes in action Saturday in Warrenton

The North Carolina Coyotes ABA team faces the Greenville Galaxy at 6 p.m. on Saturday at the John Graham Gym in Warrenton.