Sports

Jan. 10, 2015 @ 03:52 PM

Wish Granted

Oxford Prep junior varsity boys’ basketball coach Denny Carroll has been coaching for several decades now.


Jan. 10, 2015 @ 02:29 PM

Lady Griffins continue growing; fall to Victory Christian

For Oxford Prep junior varsity girls basketball coach Kim Davis, the 2014-15 season isn’t about wins and losses.


Jan. 10, 2015 @ 01:15 PM

Lady Vikings drop road contest to Southern Durham

The Northern Vance varsity girls’ basketball team was defeated 53-9 at Southern Durham on Friday night.


Jan. 10, 2015 @ 01:13 PM

On the Water Weekly: Reflections from a memorable week in Florida

After spending eight days bass fishing in central Florida wearing a t-shirt and shorts, it was a shock when we got home last Saturday and stepped out of the truck into 41 degrees and a misty rain. We left Florida to head north at 4 a.m. with the truck thermometer showing 63 degrees and it dropped steadily all the way home.


Jan. 09, 2015 @ 04:04 PM

Finalists named for Pro Football Hall of Fame

First-year candidates Junior Seau, Kurt Warner and Orlando Pace are among 18 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.


Jan. 09, 2015 @ 03:53 PM

Back at it

After not having faced competition in over three weeks, Northern Vance swimming coach Natasha Rubin drilled her team more than usual leading into the Vikings’ conference meet versus Cardinal Gibbons and Northwood on Thursday.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 03:24 PM

Aaron Hernandez prepares for murder trial

Aaron Hernandez was once one of the New England Patriots' biggest stars. A tight end who caught passes from Tom Brady and helped land his team a spot in the Super Bowl, he had a $40 million contract and fans willing to shell out $100 apiece for jerseys bearing his name and team number: 81.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 03:19 PM

Buckeyes don't feel they're underdogs versus Oregon

Offensive tackle Taylor Decker doesn't believe that Ohio State is an underdog to Oregon in the national championship game on Monday.


Jan. 08, 2015 @ 03:14 PM

Atlanta Hawks owners pass plan to sell team, arena

The Atlanta Hawks are on the market.


Jan. 07, 2015 @ 06:35 PM

Prep Roundup: Several hoops victories to start 2015

The Southern Vance varsity boys’ basketball team ended a five-game losing skid with a 50-48 win at 2A Northern Carolina conference foe Bunn on Tuesday.