Sports

Jul. 18, 2014 @ 10:21 PM

Pinson could help UNC's defense

The 6-foot-6 swingman arrived this summer to help fill the Tar Heels' need for backcourt depth and bolster UNC's defense on the perimeter, where opponents blistered the Tar Heels in last season's final two games.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 09:18 PM

Rowing festival set

Oak Hollow Lake will be the venue for the inaugural High Point Autumn Rowing Festival on Saturday, Oct. 4, the Regatta’s Board of Directors has announced.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 09:15 PM

Walsh narrowly misses

Thomas Walsh of High Point was among those who narrowly missed earning a spot in the U.S. Amateur in sectional qualifying Friday at Keith Hills Golf Club.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 09:13 PM

HPU sets cross country schedule

The High Point University men's and women's cross country schedule is set for 2014.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 09:10 PM

HPU names LaFrance as head of athletics communications

Mark LaFrance has joined the High Point University Athletic Department as Assistant Athletic Director for Communications, the school announced.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 09:07 PM

Womble takes lead in Cardinal Amateur

Davis Womble of High Point fired a 4-under-par 66 to take the first-round lead in the Cardinal Amateur at Sedgefield Country Clubs’ Pete Dye course.


Jul. 17, 2014 @ 10:15 PM

Tobs derail HiToms on wild walk-off

For the second straight year, the High Point-Thomasville HiToms and Wilson Tobs’ “Train Game” was a thriller late Thursday as Wilson walked off to a 5-4 win.

 

Jul. 17, 2014 @ 07:29 PM

Johnson, Walsh start fast in U.S. Am sectional qualifier

Greensboro’s Stanhope Johnson Jr. and High Point’s Thomas Walsh posted solid rounds in the first day of U.S. Amateur Championship sectional qualifying hosted by Keith Hills Golf Club (Orange-Black) in Buies Creek on Thursday.

 

Jul. 17, 2014 @ 07:27 PM

Ledford’s Setzer, Walker make college choices

Thursday's regional roundup


Jul. 17, 2014 @ 07:25 PM

McIlroy, Woods deliver at British Open

Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open.


Jul. 16, 2014 @ 10:59 PM

HiToms fall to Owls

The High Point-Thomasville HiToms have dug themselves a hole in vying for a Coastal Plain League playoff berth. And it got just a little bit deeper Wednesday.


Jul. 16, 2014 @ 07:06 PM

Adams leads High Point Junior golf winners

Wednesday's local roundup


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 10:35 PM

Callicut takes Oak Hollow playday

 Terry Callicut was the winner of the Oak Hollow Ladies Golf Association playday by having the best net score that beat the 70 posted by club champion Sook Hee Yang.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 10:42 PM

Adams takes lead in city junior

Drew Adams fired a 79 to take the first-round lead in the boys 16-18 division at the High Point Junior Championship on Tuesday.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 10:27 PM

Post 87 wins game 3

The HiToms scored five runs in the first inning and expanded their lead throughout the game in beating Mooresville Post 66 13-5 on Monday at Finch Field in the third game of the Area III semifinals. They lead the best-of-five series 2-1.