Sports

Oct. 26, 2014 @ 08:56 AM

Wake Forest drops 23-17 contest to Boston College

Wake Forest did almost nothing in the first half — and just about everything in the second.


Oct. 26, 2014 @ 09:01 AM

UNC wins 28-27 at Virginia with late TD

With its high-powered offense stymied throughout the second half and its much-maligned defense in trouble, North Carolina got rescued by a most unlikely trio of players Saturday in a stunning 28-27 victory against Virginia.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 07:13 PM

UNC's Roy Williams sad following fraud report

North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams said Friday night it's a "very sad time" at the school after an investigation found widespread academic fraud and adds that his program "thought we were doing the right thing."


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 06:59 PM

Winless no more!

On paper, many would have predicted this would be the year Warren County takes down Southern Vance on the gridiron. Interestingly, entering Friday night, it hadn’t happened since 1998.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 06:56 PM

Sweet Victory at Brandon Grays Buggs Island Challenge Classic

I mentioned in last week’s column that Mark Robertson and I were ready to win Brandon Grays Buggs Island Bass Challenge Classic two-day tournament on Kerr Lake last weekend.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 06:53 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans' soccer magical season ends in state semifinals

An unforgettable season came to an end for the Kerr-Vance Academy varsity boys’ soccer team on Friday night at Greenfield School.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 06:50 PM

Northern Vance falls 56-7 at Northwood

The Northern Vance football team fell 56-7 at Northwood on Friday night in a 3-A Big Eight match up.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 08:52 AM

Royals take 2-1 series lead over Giants with 3-2 win in Game 3

All season long and deep into October, the Kansas City Royals have relied on their winning formula of fundamental baseball: sparkling defense, a dominant bullpen and just enough timely hitting.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 06:48 PM

Webb loses QB to injury, shut out 49-0 at Orange

One week after dropping a heartbreaking 14-12 defeat against Cedar Ridge, the J.F. Webb football team was shutout 49-0 at Orange on Friday.


Oct. 24, 2014 @ 11:46 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans tennis run ends in NCISAA 1A semifinals

The Kerr-Vance Academy varsity girls’ tennis team ended their 2014 season on Friday with a 5-1 loss to No. 1 seed Wayne Country Day in the NCISAA 1A semifinals held at Barton College.