Sports

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 08:55 PM

Warren County wins, 32-29, at Franklinton

One week after dropping a one-point heartbreaker to Roanoke Rapids, the Warren County varsity football team bounced back with an impressive 32-29 road victory at Franklinton.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 08:52 PM

Northern Vance falls, 34-12, at Cardinal Gibbons

Northern Vance football coach Eric Watkins asked for one thing Friday night when his team traveled to face Cardinal Gibbons. That thing: for his players to give him 100 percent effort.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 08:48 PM

Southern Vance defeated by South Granville

Coming off a short week of preparation, the Southern Vance varsity football team fell 41-0 at South Granville on Friday night.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 08:44 PM

Webb drops narrow 14-12 contest to Cedar Ridge

Owning identical 2-5 records entering Friday night, many would have anticipated J.F. Webb and Cedar Ridge’s 3-A Big Eight contest to come down to the wire.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 08:38 PM

Wake Forest falls 30-7 to Syracuse

It's been a major struggle this season on offense for the Wake Forest Demon Deacons.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 07:49 PM

Duke wins battle for Coastal Division lead

Just as it ended last year, Duke is in control of the ACC’s Coastal Division. The Blue Devils stifled upstart Virginia 20-13 Saturday afternoon, blending a powerful defense with a timely tie-breaking fourth quarter drive.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:28 AM

New postseason format alters impact of big regular-season games

Danny Kanell remembers the long, quiet plane ride home from South Bend, Indiana, after No. 1 Florida State was beaten 31-24 by Notre Dame back in 1993, a 1 vs. 2 matchup of unbeatens billed as the Game of the Century.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:17 AM

Louisville aims to capitalize on opportunities vs. NC State

Louisville knows there's no room for errors when it faces North Carolina State.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:12 AM

UNC looks to end losing streak against Georgia Tech

North Carolina's defense has struggled to get off the field all season. Now the Tar Heels are facing an offense — and a Georgia Tech team — that has befuddled them for years.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:05 AM

Warren wins thriller on road; Northern, Southern, Webb fall

Warren County picked up an impressive 32-29 win at Franklinton on Friday night.

Homecoming at J.F. Webb saw the Warriors drop a heartbreaking 14-12 contest against Cedar Ridge.

Meanwhile Northern Vance fell 34-12 at Cardinal Gibbons and Southern Vance was shutout 41-0 at South Granville.