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Raiders advance with diamond shutouts

Raiders advance with diamond shutouts

Midway opened the NCHSAA 2-A state playoffs with a pair of shutout wins at home in varsity baseball and softball Tuesday night. The fifth-seeded baseball team took down Southeastern Athletic 2-A Conference and Sampson County rival No. 28 Clinton and the ninth-seeded...

Raiders rally to defeat Triton in baseball, girls soccer

Raiders rally to defeat Triton in baseball, girls soccer

Midway rallied for a pair of wins in varsity baseball and varsity girls soccer at nonconference rival Triton on Wednesday night. An 8-run fifth inning powered Midway’s baseball team to an 8-2 win over Triton. “We started off with such a brutal schedule and it was...

Raiders bounce back to top depleted Triton, 6-2, in softball

Raiders bounce back to top depleted Triton, 6-2, in softball

Midway’s varsity softball team bounced back from being edged in extra innings at South Johnston on Tuesday night by taking a 6-2 win over visiting rival Triton on Friday night. “They played well tonight,” said Midway coach Susan Clark. “Still didn’t hit as well as I...

East Bladen takes two at Midway

East Bladen takes two at Midway

Midway was swept in its Southeastern Athletic 2-A Conference varsity basketball games with visiting East Bladen on Tuesday night. The Raider boys were edged, 57-56, after the Lady Eagles were 46-41 winners. Davis Williams had 29 points with eight 3-pointers as the...

St. Pauls wins pair at Midway

St. Pauls wins pair at Midway

Midway fell in a varsity basketball sweep against visiting Southeastern Athletic 2-A Conference opponent St. Pauls on Friday night. The boys game was competitive throughout, but Midway was unable to find the final surge it needed as St. Pauls won 61-55. “Our guys...

Midway downs Lakewood

Midway downs Lakewood

Midway posted a nonconference varsity basketball sweep of visiting Lakewood on Friday night. The Lady Raiders (2-2) topped the Leopards, 61-30. Kris'shyia McKoy had 13 points for the host girls. Rylie Williams added 11 points and Morgan Williams scored nine. Midway...

Raiders fall at South Granville

Raiders fall at South Granville

Host South Granville, the No. 9 seed in the East bracket of the NCHSAA 2-A football playoffs, took a 44-21 win over No. 24 Midway on Friday night. The Vikings (5-6) led 16-0 on a pair of touchdowns and 2-point conversions before the Raiders (6-5) got on the board on...

Raiders down Farmville Central, 3-0, in third-round volleyball

Raiders down Farmville Central, 3-0, in third-round volleyball

Midway advanced in the NCHSAA 2-A volleyball playoffs with a 3-0 win over visiting Farmville Central on Thursday night. Set scores were 25-16, 25-16 and 25-19. The Raiders improved to 18-4 while Farmville finished 16-5. Midway, the No. 5 seed, travels to top-seeded...

Raiders down Clinton, 3-1, in volleyball

Raiders down Clinton, 3-1, in volleyball

Midway’s varsity volleyball team stunned visiting Sampson County and Southeastern Athletic 2-A Conference rival Clinton with a hot start and carried the momentum into a 3-1 win Thursday, avenging the Raiders’ lone conference loss and giving the Dark Horses their first...

St. Pauls outscores Raiders

St. Pauls outscores Raiders

Midway’s varsity football team fell, 64-41, in an offensive shootout to visiting Southeastern Athletic 2-A Conference foe St. Pauls in a make-up game on Tuesday night. “It’s kind of the same thing that happened at Clinton (a 44-35 loss Friday),” said Midway coach Cory...

Raiders roll past Richlands, 33-13

Raiders roll past Richlands, 33-13

It was not the originally scheduled opponent, but Midway’s varsity football team still took care of business Friday night, defeating visiting nonconference foe, Richlands, 33-13. “We played assignment football,” said Midway coach Cory Barnes. “They showed us some...

Raiders turn back Lakewood

Raiders turn back Lakewood

Midway’s varsity football team scored on the first play from scrimmage and then led wire-to-wire in a 42-12 rout over visiting Sampson County rival Lakewood on Friday night. “That first play, we’ve been working on that all week,” said Midway coach Cory Barnes. “Just...

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