When you’ve covered and watched as many games as I have, you don’t always appreciate what you’re seeing at any given moment.
Take this date in 1995 as a prime example.
This week’s High Point Enterprise High Five prep football poll sets up a 1-2 showdown on Friday night.
High Point University’s basketball duo of John Brown and Kayla Keys both expressed surprise after they swept the Big South preseason Player of the Year awards Monday even though they were considered among the prime contenders.
The red zone turned into the dead zone for Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers on Sunday.
1. Jeff Gordon 4,044
2. Ryan Newman -3
3. Joey Logano -4
4. Matt Kenseth -5
5. Denny Hamlin -7
6. Carl Edwards -20
7. Brad Keselowski -31
8. Kevin Harvick -33
NOTE: The playoff field will be cut to four after races at Texas and Phoenix, setting up a one-race playoff finale at Homestead. Any of these eight automatically advance to the finale with a win in either of the next two races. Otherwise, the top four in points after Phoenix advance to the playoff finale at Homestead.
Saturday's regional roundup
Saturday's prep roundup
Dominated by Boston College in the first half, Wake Forest finally showed some life against an ACC team on Saturday.
The Wesleyan Christian boys soccer team was faced with a challenge, playing without one of its top players in the biggest game of the season. But it pulled together and found a way to still play well.
One of the best things about my life is how I’ve cultivated so many great friends.
Chavis Little called it the best night of his young career.
Southwest Guilford faced the best team in the Piedmont Triad 4A Conference on Friday night and lost 56-13.
High Point Central got off to a fast start, enjoyed a big night from running back Chavis Little and took advantage of crucial Ragsdale turnovers in posting a 48-32 victory on Friday at A.J. Simeon Stadium.
Friday's regional roundup