Sports

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.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:07 AM

Giants return to World Series

Travis Ishikawa hit the first homer to end an NL Championship Series, a three-run shot that sent the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 on Thursday night.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 12:17 AM

Brady, Patriots edge Jets 27-25

Tom Brady threw three touchdown passes to lead the New England Patriots to a 27-25 victory over the New York Jets that came down to the last play.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 12:28 AM

Cavaliers aim for revenge against Blue Devils

Virginia linebacker Max Valles and his teammates don't have fond memories of last season's game against Duke. The Cavaliers built a 22-0 lead in the first half, then folded in an embarrassing 35-22 loss.


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 07:15 PM

Some colleges inform student-athletes not to sign autographs

Mississippi State star Dak Prescott says he is taking steps to avoid being the next college football star to be accused of exchanging autographs for cash.


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 07:07 PM

Webb home; Northern, Southern, Warren away

Due to continued inclement weather as well as rescheduling of games from last week, practice time was limited for J.F. Webb, Northern Vance, Southern Vance and Warren County as they each enter key conference games tonight.


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 07:31 PM

Giants take commanding 3-1 series lead over Cardinals

Buster Posey and the Giants already know how to win in October — even without all this help from the St. Louis Cardinals.

 


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 01:09 AM

Royals sweep Orioles to advance to World Series

The Baltimore Orioles filed slowly back to the visiting clubhouse Wednesday night, the mood somber. Their season had ended abruptly at the hands of the Kansas City Royals, yet there wasn't a feeling of anger or disappointment.

 


Oct. 15, 2014 @ 10:59 PM

One last hurrah!

Entering Tuesday’s senior night volleyball match versus Northern Vance, J.F. Webb seniors Hayley Marshburn and Krysten Tant acknowledged they were prepared.


Oct. 15, 2014 @ 10:50 PM

Prep Roundup: Northern Vance soccer defeats Southern Durham in OT

Coming off two straight losses, the Northern Vance boys’ soccer team got back on the winning column Tuesday night defeating Southern Durham 5-4 in overtime.