Sports


Jul. 29, 2014 @ 10:09 PM

Steamers stop HiToms six-game winning streak

Chance Shepard and Stefan Kancylarz each drilled three-run homers late Tuesday night as the Edenton Steamers beat High Point-Thomasville 8-5, snapping the HiToms’ six-game winning streak.


Jul. 29, 2014 @ 10:11 PM

Wesleyan’s Giles makes Team USA U17 roster

Wesleyan Christian Academy’s Harry Giles is about to experience life in Dubai.

 

Jul. 28, 2014 @ 07:10 PM

Wyndham leaves door open for Woods

Scenarios remain that could lead Tiger Woods to play in next month’s Wyndham Championship.

 

Jul. 28, 2014 @ 07:12 PM

Panthers’ Benjamin has bone bruise in left knee

Panthers coach Ron Rivera said an MRI revealed rookie wide receiver and first-round draft pick Kelvin Benjamin has a bone bruise in his left knee and will miss at least a few days of training camp.

 

Jul. 28, 2014 @ 09:32 PM

Hold your heads high, Post 87

For decades, the unwritten rule in NASCAR was “you cheat to eat.”

 

Jul. 27, 2014 @ 07:34 PM

Building character through competitive shooting

My first official clay target shoot was in the 70s at the Tarheel Gun Club in Advance. I managed to hit 38 of 50 skeet and was pretty proud of my accomplishment.


Jul. 27, 2014 @ 07:30 PM

High Point Heat's Walker, Clark complete stellar efforts at national track meet

Sunday's regional roundup


Jul. 27, 2014 @ 07:29 PM

Post 87 gets 86ed

In one swift ruling from the National American Legion baseball office in Indianapolis on Sunday morning, High Point Post 87 saw its dreams of a state championship die.

 

Jul. 27, 2014 @ 12:25 AM

HiToms beat Asheboro, win fifth straight

The High Point-Thomasville HiToms won 2-1 against the Asheboro Copperheads on Saturday night at Finch Field for their fifth win in a row and possession of the fourth playoff spot in the Coastal Plain League’s West division.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 09:22 PM

Giles among finalists for spots on U17 team

Harry Giles of Wesleyan Christian Academy made the 17 finalists on Saturday who are in contention for the 12 spots on the 2014 USA Basketball Men's U17 World Championship Team.


Jul. 26, 2014 @ 11:58 PM

Post 87 shocks Shelby

The HiToms rallied from an early hole to tie the game in the third and exploded for six runs in the fourth en route to a 12-5 win against Shelby – a team that was 39-1 coming in – on the second day of the American Legion state tournament Saturday at Lexington’s Holt-Moffitt Field.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 11:23 PM

HiToms beat Martinsville 9-8

High Point-Thomasville wins its fourth straight, sit a half-game out of its division's final CPL playoff spot.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 11:02 PM

Post 87 HiToms rally in opener

After allowing Wayne County to score five runs in the top of the sixth, they answered with seven in the bottom half and held on to win 11-8 on Friday at Lexington’s Holt-Moffitt Field to begin their American Legion state tournament.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 09:27 PM

Former Ragsdale keeper earns C-USA Woman of the Year nomination

Roundup: Alex Kubrick, a former goalkeeper at Ragsdale and recent Charlotte graduate, has been honored as one of the Conference USA’s two selections for the NCAA Woman of the Year.