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Eagles take ‘Rocky’ road to NCISAA 1-A softball title

Eagles take ‘Rocky’ road to NCISAA 1-A softball title

Cape Fear Christian Academy won its eighth North Carolina Independent School Athletic Association championship in softball Saturday as seventh-grader Megan Harrold drew a bases-loaded walk with one out in the bottom of the seventh inning for a 7-6 victory in the third...

Thursday, May 19

Softball pitcher Kennedy Byrd of South Johnston has signed to play at Louisburg. ... Host Pungo Christian defeated 2021 champion Halifax Academy, 6-0, in the semifinals of the NCISAA 1-A softball tournament on Wednesday and will visit Cape Fear Christian on Friday at...

Hot-shooting Camels turn back High Point as 1992 team returns

Hot-shooting Camels turn back High Point as 1992 team returns

BUIES CREEK — Campbell shot a season-best 60 percent from the field and defeated High Point, 77-72, in a Big South Conference men's basketball matchup on Saturday at Gore Arena. Jordan Whitfield and Jesus Carralero led five Camels into double figures with 14 points...

Wednesday, August 25

Triton won the All American Conference tournament at Stryker Golf Course on Fort Bragg on Tuesday with a 140 total. Neva Chance and SueAnna Bass each shot 45 for the Hawks with Tristan Ennis adding a 50. ... Campbell has announced that Joey Holcomb is joining the...

Tuesday, May 4

Cape Fear Christian Academy received a forfeit from Woodlawn School for today's first-round game in the NCISAA 1-A varsity girls soccer playoffs. ... Sebastian Aho had a hat trick in a 5-2 Carolina Hurricanes win over Chicago in Raleigh on Monday night. ... New UNC...

Larry Smith adds to holes-in-one

Larry Smith adds to holes-in-one

Larry Smith had 10 career holes-in-one as he stepped to the red tee on No. 7 at Chicora Country Club with his 7-iron on Oct. 13. Playing partners Jim Allen, Hylton Lawrence and Thurman Tart soon witnessed Smith's 11th ace. "We could see it go in," Smith said. Smith...

Fussell makes family-based move to Hobbton

Fussell makes family-based move to Hobbton

Jason Fussell made a difficult decision but ultimately did what he felt was best for his family in going to Hobbton to be baseball coach. Since starting at Midway in 2004, Fussell has been baseball coach of the Raiders, accumulating 293 wins and an NCHSAA 2-A...

Lee favored in league football as scrimmages approach

Lee favored in league football as scrimmages approach

Lee County has won two previous football championships in the Tri-County Six 3-A Conference and the Yellow Jackets have been picked by league coaches to do it again in a preseason poll conducted at a conference luncheon at Western Harnett on Tuesday. Lee received a...

Thompson commits to Camels

Thompson commits to Camels

Dalen Thompson of Triton has announced his commitment to Campbell to play baseball. Thompson hit .340 with 13 RBIs as a sophomore in 2019 in his second season as a starter when the Hawks went 11-10 overall and 6-4 in the Tri-County Six 3-A Conference. He was 13 for 13...

Erwin wins Tar Heel District III 10-and-under softball tournament

Erwin wins Tar Heel District III 10-and-under softball tournament

When play in the Tar Heel Leagues District III 10-and-under softball tournament at Al Woodall Park was halted by a downpour on Thursday night, host Erwin slept on a 1-0 deficit against a Western Harnett team focused on payback from a 10-1 loss to Erwin on Wednesday...

State Champions!

State Champions!

Host Cape Fear Christian Academy completed an unbeaten run through the Final Four of the NCISAA 1-A softball tournament with a 9-6 win over Pungo Christian Academy for the state championship on Saturday. Aubree Bass hit a 2-run homer and Rhyleigh Horne pitched a...

‘Early-bird’ Hawks handle rival matchup with Central

‘Early-bird’ Hawks handle rival matchup with Central

Triton hosted Harnett Central earlier than originally scheduled in varsity baseball to accommodate participation in the upcoming Easter Tournament at South Johnston. The Hawks ended the Tri-County Six 3-A Conference matchup on Thursday night earlier than scheduled as...

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