Sports

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 12:48 AM

Nationals back in win column

Jordan Zimmermann pitched eight solid innings, Asdrubal Cabrera homered and the Washington Nationals once again beat Tim Lincecum in a 6-2 win Saturday over San Francisco.


Aug. 24, 2014 @ 12:30 AM

Logano edges Keselowski for first win at Bristol

Joey Logano is looking more and more like a Sprint Cup title contender.Logano surged past Matt Kenseth with 44 laps to go and won for the first time in his career at Bristol Motor Speedway on Saturday night, foiling the 2003 series champion's gambling attempt to secure a spot in NASCAR's playoffs.


Aug. 24, 2014 @ 12:13 AM

Terry's time not up

It’s always been like this.

On a Tuesday evening at Aycock Recreation Center, father and daughter go to work. The regimen is much like any of their workouts over the years.


Aug. 23, 2014 @ 07:10 PM

Kerr-Vance tennis downs Epiphany 6-3

Kerr-Vance Academy opened its tennis season with a 6-3 win Friday over conference opponent The Epiphany School on a hot afternoon in New Bern.


Aug. 23, 2014 @ 01:15 AM

Parker to play for Battling Bishops

Kechae Parker instantly bolstered Southern Vance’s front line when she transferred crosstown from Northern.


Aug. 23, 2014 @ 01:09 AM

Rose in, Lillard out for US basketball roster

The U.S. national basketball team has kept Derrick Rose and cut Damian Lillard and three others, getting its roster down to 12 before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball.


Aug. 23, 2014 @ 01:04 AM

Brady, Patriots dominate Panthers 30-7

Tom Brady's offense and the New England Patriots' defense dominated the Carolina Panthers.


Aug. 23, 2014 @ 12:57 AM

Hardy, Carden chasing records for Pirates' offense

Justin Hardy and Shane Carden started their East Carolina careers working together on the scout team. Four years later, their connection means everything to the Pirates' pass-heavy attack — and has put both fifth-year seniors within reach of all kinds of records.


Aug. 23, 2014 @ 12:54 AM

Scott, Tringale tied for the lead at Barclays

Now that the majors are over, Adam Scott is going after the only big prize left this year — a shot at the $10 million FedEx Cup title.


Aug. 23, 2014 @ 07:13 PM

Northern, Southern drop openers; Webb rallies for win

Northern Vance gave its fans reason for optimism with first-quarter touchdown Friday night in the season opener against Ravenscroft.