Sports: High School

Jul. 01, 2014 @ 11:18 PM

Post 87 HiToms vs. Burlington Post 63

Action from Tuesday's Area III playoff game. By Michael Lindsay | HPE

Jul. 01, 2014 @ 11:16 PM

Post 87 takes commanding 2-0 series lead

Trevor Gay struck out 11 in five innings, while the Post 87 offense built a 9-0 lead through four innings before tacking on one final run in the bottom of the seventh for a 10-0 mercy-rule win at Finch Field to lead their first round-Area III playoff series 2-0.

Jun. 27, 2014 @ 08:59 PM

Williard ready to accept lofty expectations

Mickey Williard knows very well what the expectations are for the Westchester Country Day baseball program. He helped set them as a player on a state championship runner-up team as a player. He also helped maintain them as the junior varsity coach a couple years ago. Now the program and its high expectations are his.

Jun. 26, 2014 @ 10:58 PM

Wheatmore hires new boys basketball coach

Wheatmore has hired Brandon Poteat as its new varsity boys basketball coach, the school announced Thursday.

Jun. 24, 2014 @ 08:32 PM

Gym may be named for former Andrews coach

The gymnasium at T. Wingate Andrews High School may be named in honor of a legendary coach who launched the basketball program there and served students and young people in the community for years.

Jun. 23, 2014 @ 11:39 PM

Hammond leaves Westchester for Wake

The Westchester Country Day baseball team – which has become one of the top private school teams in the area in recent years – will have a new coach next season.

Jun. 20, 2014 @ 07:53 PM

HPCA’s Hanes signs with Pfeiffer

Curtland Hanes grew up with a natural affinity for swimming.


Jun. 19, 2014 @ 09:38 PM

Andrews’ Campbell continues ride with Golden Bulls

October Campbell had always competed with certain values in mind. So, during her recruitment, when a Johnson C. Smith assistant coach asked her what she thought she could contribute, the answer was easy.


Jun. 18, 2014 @ 11:26 PM

High Point’s Frye posts two wins in N.C. Junior Boys golf

High Point’s Harrison Frye needed a Wednesday morning playoff to clinch one of the final two spots in the match play portion of the 47th annual N.C. Junior Boys Championship in Roaring Gap.


Jun. 19, 2014 @ 12:30 AM

Southwest’s Daniel hopes to make big splash at Catawba

Jessica Daniel found a natural fit in swimming. She had the talent for it growing up, and she enjoyed it.


Jun. 17, 2014 @ 08:26 PM

HPCA's Williams charts course to Brevard

Stevie Williams has always pushed himself to become a better player.

Jun. 17, 2014 @ 06:39 PM

Bishop McGuinness captures NCHSAA 1A Wachovia Cup

Tuesday's regional roundup

Jun. 18, 2014 @ 01:37 AM

Changing of the guard

For over three decades, Dan Tricarico has led East Davidson in becoming one of the area’s top baseball programs. Now, it will be Dan Patton’s turn.

Jun. 16, 2014 @ 10:10 PM

Mack signs with Pembroke

Rick Mack had to go about things a bit differently on the football field. He didn’t have the physical size many players at his positions have.

Jun. 12, 2014 @ 08:50 PM

Ledford’s Fox, Southern’s Stover named to West All-Star football roster

Thursday's local roundup