High Point native Heather Richardson sent an emphatic message in the final World Cup event before the Sochi Olympics.
FRIDAY'S NCHSAA 2AA STATE TITLE GAME
T.W. Andrews vs. Monroe, 7:30 p.m., UNC Chapel Hill's Kenan Stadium
It’s been a season of firsts for No. 20 Duke, and yet another one came in its first ACC championship game — when it shut out No. 1 Florida State.
For a quarter.
It was all Seminoles after that.
Even without one of its top players, the T.W. Andrews girls basketball team had enough to roll past visiting High Point Central 56-14 on Saturday night.
The T.W. Andrews boys basketball team didn’t give up. Even though three of its better players have yet to join the team. Even though, with the players it did have, it trailed by 12 in the third quarter.
North Carolina State guard Anthony “Cat” Barber has supreme confidence in his basketball ability. But, like any freshman, there are nights where his jump shot is off and he’s getting used to the college game.
A year ago, a double-digit deficit would have been almost insurmountable for Wake Forest to make up.
James Michael McAdoo had 13 points to shake free of his recent struggles and help North Carolina beat UNC Greensboro 81-50 on Saturday night.
Friday's prep roundup
High Point University men’s basketball player Allan Chaney will not resume his playing career due to health concerns. Chaney, an All-Big South Conference forward, is a graduate student on track to receive his master’s degree in May.
Theo Pinson knew his team needed a game where it had to grind out a win. The North Carolina recruit didn’t want to get too complacent this early in the season — especially in front of his future coach, Roy Williams.
In an effort to break a two-game losing streak, High Point University women’s basketball coach DeUnna Hendrix shuffled the deck Friday night.
A strong all-around performance, particularly in the first half, helped top-seeded T.W. Andrews roll past third-seeded Washington 42-15 on Friday at A.J. Simeon Stadium in the NCHSAA 2AA East Regional final.
Duke cornerback Ross Cockrell is not offended the No. 20 Blue Devils are a 29-point underdog to Jameis Winston and top-ranked Florida State for tonight’s ACC championship game.
Matt Horkey sensed he could be a pretty good baseball player as a youngster. He’d always had a strong arm and was a step above many kids his age on the baseball field.
There is one thing for certain that High Point University women’s basketball coach DeUnna Hendrix will be looking for her team to do much better when it opens Big South Conference play tonight against Longwood at the Millis Center.