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HENDERSON — The Kerr-Vance Academy women’s basketball team picked up their first victory of the season on Thursday night by dominating Crossroads Christian 38-5.

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HENDERSON — After enduring a rigorous non-conference schedule and numerous COVID-19-related setbacks, Crossroads Christian’s men’s basketball team finally claimed its first victory of the season on Thursday.

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HENDERSON— The Vance Charter men’s basketball team found themselves in a heated battle with Falls Lake Academy through most of their Wednesday evening matchup, but efficient defense and several late shots propelled them to a 58-48 victory.

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HENDERSON — Wednesday evening featured an unusual scene for the Vance Charter women’s basketball program, as they were dominated in all four quarters by Falls Lake Academy and sustained a lopsided 56-28 loss.

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CREEDMOOR — The Warren County men’s basketball team suffered one of the worst losses in program history on Wednesday evening after South Granville routed the Eagles by a score of 117-14.

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HENDERSON — The Henderson Collegiate men’s basketball program continued its quest for a second consecutive NCHSAA 1A championship on Tuesday evening by dominating East Wake Academy to win 72-42.

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HENDERSON — A valiant effort by the Crossroads Christian men’s basketball team to pick up their first win of the 2020-21 season on Tuesday fell short, as Raleigh Christian Academy withstood a late charge to win 90-85.

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HENDERSON — Longtime Vance County high school basketball coach Wilton Baskett passed away Saturday at the age of 62, leaving behind a storied legacy that includes 402 wins, six regular season championships, six conference tournament titles and four conference Coach of the Year awards.

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HENDERSON -- Vance County has lost one of its most successful and influential high school basketball figures in former Northern Vance and Vance County High School men’s basketball coach Wilton Baskett, who passed away on Saturday morning.

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HENDERSON — A quiet Aycock Recreation Center greeted the Henderson Collegiate volleyball program as they faced Vance Charter on their senior night Wednesday that honored Malicia Robinson, Kara and Nikki Pendergrass.

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HENDERSON — After enduring a protracted offseason marred by COVID-19 and turnover, the Vance County girls basketball team returned to their home court Tuesday evening for a season-opening matchup with Chapel Hill.

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HENDERSON — Vance County High School’s men’s basketball season-opening matchup against Chapel Hill on Tuesday evening was postponed due to COVID-19 concerns within its own program.

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OXFORD — J.F. Webb looked to cap off the 2020 portion of their schedule on a positive note with a win over Roanoke Rapids, but they picked up their fourth loss of the season after being swept in the final three sets.

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HENDERSON — The Crossroads Christian men’s basketball team finds itself preparing for a rigorous conference schedule after a handful of COVID-19 cases kept the program quarantined for two weeks.

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WARRENTON — Two of Warren County High School’s football standouts, Malik Hargrove and Deaven Hawkins, signed their letters of intent to play for Greensboro College during a special ceremony on Tuesday afternoon.

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HENDERSON — Momentum swings dominated Saturday’s matchup between Kerr-Vance Academy and Lighthouse Christian HomeSchool, but the visitors ended up handing KVA their second loss of the season 52-46.

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HENDERSON — A conference realignment proposed by the N.C. High School Athletic Association would bring some changes for the teams Vance County High, J.F. Webb and Warren County High field starting in the 2021-22 school year.

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HENDERSON — Efficient performance from Kerr-Vance Academy on both offense and defense proved to be crucial in the team securing a 67-58 victory over Faith Christian at home on Thursday evening.

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OXFORD — A valiant effort by the Oxford Prep volleyball team to claim their first victory of the 2020-21 season ultimately came up short against the undefeated East Wake Academy, who obtained a 3-0 win Wednesday evening.

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OXFORD — The J.F. Webb volleyball team found themselves in a heated battle with South Granville at home on Thursday night, but self-inflicted mistakes prevented them from coming away with a crucial victory.

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HENDERSON — An early Senior Night for the Kerr-Vance Academy men’s basketball team was marred by inconsistency and missed opportunities, but a strong fourth quarter propelled the squad past St. Thomas More Academy on Tuesday by a score of 40-30.

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HENDERSON — Potential COVID-19 exposures forced the Kerr-Vance Academy girls basketball team to play a game Tuesday evening despite having only three members of its varsity squad available.

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HENDERSON — Officials at Crossroads Christian School have decided to temporarily suspend all basketball activities due to a plethora of issues associated with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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OXFORD — After suffering consecutive losses to Falls Lake Academy and Roxboro Community, the Vance Charter volleyball team bounced back on Wednesday evening with a 3-1 victory over their local rivals in Oxford Prep.

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HENDERSON — Vance Charter’s volleyball team is going through its first rebuild in program history following the graduation of a talented senior class over the summer.

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HENDERSON — The varsity basketball programs of Crossroads Christian and Kerr-Vance Academy were both in action at home on Friday evening, while Vance Charter and Oxford Prep looked to generate early-season momentum in volleyball.

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HENDERSON -- A scheduled matchup between the men’s basketball programs of Crossroads Christian and Woodlawn on Saturday was called off due to a positive COVID-19 test that surfaced within the latter school.

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HENDERSON — A new era of volleyball at Vance Charter began at the school on Wednesday evening, as the program engaged in an intense battle with Oxford Prep that ended in a 3-0 victory for Vance Charter.

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HENDERSON — The Crossroads Christian girls basketball team took part in its first home game of the 2020-21 season on Tuesday evening, which resulted in a 52-14 loss to Alamance HomeSchool.

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HENDERSON — Nothing went according to plan Tuesday evening for the Crossroads Christian men’s basketball team, which put together one of their worst performances in head coach Scottie Richardson’s tenure with an 80-50 loss to Alamance HomeSchool.

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HENDERSON — A small crowd gathered at Vance Charter School on Friday afternoon to watch softball player Jordan Dunn sign her letter of intent to play for Queens University starting in 2022.

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HENDERSON — In a socially distant ceremony organized by the school, Kerr-Vance Academy baseball player R.J. Johnson on Friday signed his letter of intent to play for Appalachian State University beginning in the spring of 2022.

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HENDERSON — Two vital components of the Crossroads Christian soccer program in junior Ryan Adcock and freshman Will Alston were named to the NCISAA 1A All-Conference team for their contributions to the program during the abbreviated 2020 season.

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Crossroads Christian volleyball player Justice Simmons makes a play on the ball during a game earlier this year. Simmons, along with fellow seniors Anna Parker and Hope Hollingsworth, fought hard all year long, but were unable to lead the program to victory during their final season wearing …

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HENDERSON — Crossroads Christian sophomore Brady Bargfrede became the first cross country runner in school history to earn All-State honors after he placed 11th among 1A boys in the NCISAA 1A State Championships on Oct. 29

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HENDERSON — Visiting Lee Christian dominated Kerr-Vance Academy in every aspect of play during the 2020 NCISAA 1A volleyball championship on Saturday, handing the Spartans a 3-0 loss and denying their bid for a third consecutive state championship.

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HENDERSON — For the first time in program history, the Henderson Collegiate men’s basketball team will enter a season as NCHSAA 1A champions, an honor they shared with Winston-Salem Prep after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the cancellation of their final game in the spring.

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HENDERSON — Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause problems throughout the United States, the Henderson Collegiate cheerleading program is making early preparations to support the school’s sports programs ahead of their abbreviated seasons.

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HENDERSON — For the fourth consecutive year, the NCISAA 1A championship in volleyball will feature Kerr-Vance Academy, which withstood a vigorous assault from Cape Fear Christian Academy on Tuesday evening to win 3-1.

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Kerr-Vance Academy volleyball player Blaire Boyd (center) knocks the ball over the net while her teammate Katelyn Balentine (bottom) scrambles to get into position during their team’s matchup with Cape Fear Christian Academy in the Final Four of the NCISAA 1A playoffs on Tuesday. KVA won 3-1…

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HENDERSON — A season of unpredictability for the Kerr-Vance Academy soccer program concluded with a 9-0 loss to Greenfield on Friday evening, leaving their overall record 3-6 on the 2020 season.

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HENDERSON — A season filled with many positives and negatives for the Crossroads Christian men’s soccer program concluded on Friday evening with a 4-0 loss to Ridgecroft in the quarterfinals of the NCISAA 1A playoffs.

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HENDERSON — Kerr-Vance Academy’s volleyball team rebounded from an inconsistent win over Crossroads Chrstian to hold off a strong Greenfield program 3-0 on Friday evening, with it advancing into the semifinals of the NCISAA 1A playoffs.

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HENDERSON — Kerr-Vance Academy eighth-grader Ella Cate Johnson has emerged as one of the top runners in cross country at her school by consistently being one of the 20 fastest female runners in the NCISAA Coastal Conference.

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HENDERSON -- Kerr-Vance Academy rebounded from an inconsistent win over Crossroads Chrstian to hold off a strong Greenfield program 3-0 on Friday evening, which advanced them into the semifinals of the NCISAA 1A Playoffs.

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HENDERSON— Kerr-Vance Academy formally started its quest for a third consecutive NCISAA 1A Championship in volleyball on Wednesday evening by defeating Crossroads Christian, 3-0, in the opening round of the playoffs.

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HENDERSON — The Crossroads Christian soccer team got one more regular season game in on Tuesday before their first contest in the NCISAA 1A Playoffs on Friday, which was a decisive 4-1 victory over Bradford Academy.