Many of the basketball players on the court knew of each other, but few of them had played together before.
Lindsay Kubrick of Ragsdale and Andrew Gullickson of Southwest Guilford represented their high schools on last time for the West on Tuesday at UNCG.
Bobby Labonte remembers the excitement of competing in NASCAR’s first race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1994 and the excitement of experiencing one of the watershed moments of his career by winning the 2000 edition of the event then known as the Brickyard 400.
Brody Koerner pitched a complete game as the High Point-Thomasville HiToms bested the Coastal Plain League West-leading Columbia Blowfish 7-2 late Monday night at Finch Field.
Cameron Nieters of Bishop McGuinness scored 13 points to lead area performers, who also included Southwest Guilford's Briana Burgins and Ragsdale's James Stepp.
High Point American Legion Post 87 crushed Winston-Salem Post 55 14-3 in seven innings on Sunday night at Rich Park to complete a three-game sweep for the Area III baseball championship.
Monday's local roundup
Not surprisingly, defending national champion Florida State is the media’s overwhelming selection to win the ACC championship.
Dave Clawson tried to inject some humor.
High Point American Legion Post 87 crushed Winston-Salem Post 55 14-3 in seven innings on Sunday night at Rich Park to complete a three-game sweep for the Area 3 baseball championship.
With a bright smile on his face, Jameis Winston cut through the crowd and sat down in front of about 100 reporters in one of the meeting areas at the Grandover Hotel on Sunday.
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As is tradition, the ACC Kickoff opened with conference commissioner John Swofford giving his state of the league message.
High Point-Thomasville scores three in the ninth to beat Forest City 6-5.
Three early runs were enough for Bryce Lance, who pitched a complete-game shutout, as the Post 87 HiToms beat Post 55 3-0 and lead the Area III championship series 2-0.
Lee Jeffreys of Wallburg picked up his first victory of the season in Bowman Gray Stadium’s featured Modified division on Saturday night.