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Wednesday, June 19

The team of Ray Womble Jr., Johnny Parker, Tripp Womble and Brett McLamb won the 39th annual Harnett Educators golf tournament playing the white to orange nines at Keith Hills on Tuesday with a score of 53. ... Baseball great Willie Mays passed away Tuesday at the age...

Tuesday, June 18

The field for the Senior Classic boys and girls basketball tournaments at Cape Fear Christian Academy on November 15-16 will include Community Christian of Wilson, Southeastern Christian of Shallotte and Village Christian of Fayetteville. CFCA defeated Fayetteville...

Triton

Hawks look forward to 2025 after playoff expedition

Hawks look forward to 2025 after playoff expedition

Triton's 2024 varsity baseball team gained some playoff experience with a trip to South Brunswick in the first round on May 7. The Hawks, seeded No. 25 in the Eastern 3-A bracket, were outhit by a scant 7-6 margin, but eight walks contributed to a 15-0 win for the...

Midway

Midway edged in state softball final, 3-2, by SW Randolph at UNCG

Midway edged in state softball final, 3-2, by SW Randolph at UNCG

Midway was the runner-up in the NCHSAA 2-A softball tournament for the second straight season after a 3-2 loss to Southwestern Randolph at UNC Greensboro on Saturday. The Raiders (21-5) gave no evidence of giving up after a 13-0 loss in five innings to the Cougars...

Results / Schedule

Wednesday, May 8
High School Girls Soccer
E. Wake 1, S. Johnston 0

Thursday, May 9
High School Baseball
NCISAA Playoffs
CFCA 6, Pungo 4
High School Softball
NCISAA Playoffs
CFCA 15, Ridgecroft 0 (3 innings)
NCHSAA Playoffs

Cumberland Cape Fear 6, Triton 2

Friday, May 10
High School Baseball
NCISAA Playoffs

Midway 9, Farmville Central 5
High School Girls Soccer
NCISAA Playoffs

Bradford 1, CFCA 0
High School Softball
NCHSAA Playoffs
Midway 10, Nash Central 0
Orange 7, S. Johnston 0

Saturday, May 11
College Baseball
Monmouth 8, Campbell 7
Campbell 5, Monmouth 2
High School Baseball
NCHSAA Playoffs
Currituck 7, Harnett Central 2
High School Softball
NCISAA Playoffs
Lawrence 2, CFCA 1

Sunday, May 12
College Baseball
Campbell 6, Monmouth 0

Monday, May 13
High School Baseball
NCHSAA Playoffs

Midway 3, Bartlett Yancey 1
NCISAA Playoffs
Lawrence 4, CFCA 1
High School Girls Soccer
NCHSAA Playoffs
Cumberland Cape Fear 6, Triton 3
Franklinton 2, Harnett Central 0
High School Softball
NCHSAA Playoffs
Midway 4, South Lenoir 0

Thursday, May 16
College Baseball
Campbell 9, William & Mary 5

Friday, May 17
College Baseball
Campbell 10, William & Mary 2
High School Baseball
NCHSAA Playoffs
Greene Central 1, Midway 0 (9 innings)
High School Softball
NCHSAA Playoffs
Midway 8, Jordan-Matthews 3

Saturday, May 18
College Baseball
William & Mary 11, Campbell 3

Tuesday, May 21
High School Softball
NCHSAA 2-A Semifinal Series
Midway 11, Martin County 0 (5 innings)

Thursday, May 23
High School Softball
NCHSAA 2-A Semifinal Series
Midway 7, Martin County 3
(Midway wins series, 2-0)

Friday, May 31
High School Softball
NCHSAA 2-A Championship Series
at UNC Greensboro
SW Randolph 13, Midway 0 (5 innings)

Saturday, June 1
High School Softball
NCHSAA 2-A Championship Series
at UNC Greensboro
SW Randolph 3, Midway 2
(SW Randolph wins series, 2-0)

Fruday, August 23
High Schoo Football
Harnett Central at West Johnston, 7 p.m.
Hobbton at Midway, 7 p.m.
South Johnston at Princeton, 7 p.m.
South View at Overhills, 7 p.m.
Union Pines at Triton, 7 p.m.
Western Harnett at Southern Lee, 7 p.m.

Thursday, August 29
High School Football
Triton at South Johnston, 7 p.m.

Friday, August 30
High School Football
James Keenan at Midway, 7 p.m.
Overhills at Pinecrest, 7 p.m.
Princeton at Harnett Central, 7 p.m.
Trask at Hobbton, 7 p.m.
W. Johnston at W. Harnett, 7 p.m.

Saturday, August 31
College Football
Campbell at Liberty, 6 p.m.

 

Cape Fear
Christian Academy

Seven Eagles earn all-state medallions in spring sports

Seven Eagles earn all-state medallions in spring sports

Seven athletes from Cape Fear Christian Academy have been named to all-state teams for the North Carolina Independent School Athletic Association. Making the NCISAA 1-A baseball team from CFCA are Cole Godwin, Conner Parrish and Fisher Stancil. The Eagles are...

Central

Central’s Wester dominant for third place against NJ

Central’s Wester dominant for third place against NJ

Harnett Central made a fast start and got away to a 10-0 baseball victory over North Johnston on Tuesday for third place in the 8-team Johnston County Easter Invitational at South Johnston. The Trojans had a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first when they got some good...

South

Trojans bounce back for 28-14 triumph at Triton

Trojans bounce back for 28-14 triumph at Triton

One week after suffering a narrow loss at home against Princeton, South Johnston’s varsity football team rebounded with a 28-14 win at rival Triton Friday. “We knew we had something special with this senior group,” said South Johnston coach Lee Webb. “I call them my...

South softball tops Triton with timely hitting

South softball tops Triton with timely hitting

Timely hitting led South Johnston’s varsity softball team to a 5-1 win over visiting nonconference rival Triton on Thursday night. “I think scoring with two outs was kind of big,” said South Johnston coach Ashley Ennis. “Lannah (Price) did a good at the plate and on...

News & Features

Record 47 wins (Wynns?) Purvis superball at Chicora

Record 47 wins (Wynns?) Purvis superball at Chicora

Not all of the attention in golf in the region was focused on the U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 on Thursday as 15 teams competed in the Bobby Purvis Memorial Tournament at Chicora. Will Gage, Steven Hamby, Braxton Wynns and Carolina Wynns combined for a sizzling 47 to...

Camels hold first spring scrimmage under Harris

Camels hold first spring scrimmage under Harris

BUIES CREEK — Campbell showcased its football talent on Saturday at the Orange and Black spring game. The event marked the final of 15 dates over CU's five-week spring practice period under new Braxton Harris, welcoming fans into Barker-Lane Stadium for a preview of...

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