Sports

Jul. 23, 2014 @ 01:48 AM

West girls, East boys win all-star soccer games

Lindsay Kubrick of Ragsdale and Andrew Gullickson of Southwest Guilford represented their high schools on last time for the West on Tuesday at UNCG.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 10:37 PM

Labonte still savors Brickyard win

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.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 02:58 AM

Koerner, HiToms bash Blowfish

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.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 10:44 PM

West sweeps East-West basketball

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.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 08:19 PM

Post 87 opens state tourney play against Wayne County on Friday

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.

 

Jul. 21, 2014 @ 08:16 PM

Bowman Gray hands out stiff penalties

Monday's local roundup


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 08:14 PM

FSU proves overwhelming choice to repeat

Not surprisingly, defending national champion Florida State is the media’s overwhelming selection to win the ACC championship.

 

Jul. 21, 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Wake’s Clawson takes last-place pick in stride

Dave Clawson tried to inject some humor.

 

Jul. 21, 2014 @ 01:34 PM

Post 87 secures Area 3 baseball championship

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.

 

Jul. 20, 2014 @ 07:54 PM

Spotlight shines on FSU’s Winston

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.

 

Jul. 20, 2014 @ 06:40 PM

Kernersville’s Harvey wins Cardinal Amateur

Sunday's local roundup


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 06:38 PM

Swofford discusses state of ACC

As is tradition, the ACC Kickoff opened with conference commissioner John Swofford giving his state of the league message.

 

Jul. 19, 2014 @ 11:36 PM

Late rally lifts HiToms

High Point-Thomasville scores three in the ninth to beat Forest City 6-5.


Jul. 19, 2014 @ 10:53 PM

Early offense, strong pitching lift Post 87

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.


Jul. 19, 2014 @ 10:41 PM

Jeffreys wins at Bowman Gray

 Lee Jeffreys of Wallburg picked up his first victory of the season in Bowman Gray Stadium’s featured Modified division on Saturday night.