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Hawks take wins at Central

Hawks take wins at Central

Triton ended the first half of All American 3-A/4-A Conference play with a varsity basketball sweep at Harnett County rival Harnett Central on Tuesday night. Defense powered Triton to a 58-16 rout over Harnett Central in the girls game. “Just taking care of business,”...

Overhills boys finish strong for varsity split

Overhills boys finish strong for varsity split

Triton and visiting All American 3-A/4-A Conference and Harnett County rival Overhills split varsity basketball contests Friday, with Triton winning a rout in the girls game and Overhills narrowly escaping with a win in the boys game. Overhills finished strong to edge...

Hawks hoops sweep WH

Hawks hoops sweep WH

Playing at home for the first time since December 16, Triton’s varsity basketball teams were dominant against visiting All American 3-A/4-A Conference and Harnett County rival Western Harnett on Friday night. Triton led from start to finish in a 46-9 win in the girls...

Triton boys come back for varsity sweep at Midway

Triton boys come back for varsity sweep at Midway

Triton’s varsity boys basketball team rallied in the second half to win, 63-56, at rival Midway as part of a varsity sweep on Thursday night. “We started out pressing and they were getting easy buckets,” said Triton assistant Jimmy Holbrook. “We weren’t getting back...

Bulldogs prevail at Triton

Bulldogs prevail at Triton

Terry Sanford won make-up varsity basketball games at Triton on Friday after a water line break a week earlier caused the All American Conference matchups to be postponed. The Lady Bulldogs won, 65-50, as Miya Giles-Jones had 20 points. Terry Sanford won the boys...

Triton boys hold off host South for varsity sweep

Triton boys hold off host South for varsity sweep

South Johnston’s varsity boys basketball team rallied late against visiting rival Triton, but the Hawks held on to edge the Trojans, 59-57, on Thursday night. Triton boys assistant Jimmy Holbrook, who is also the junior varsity boys coach, had to fill in the head...

Hawks sweep hoops matchups with South

Hawks sweep hoops matchups with South

Triton took a pair of 20-point nonconference varsity basketball wins over visiting rival South Johnston on Friday night. Triton pulled away in the second half to win 64-44 over South Johnston in the girls game. “You’re going to have moments,” said Triton girls coach...

Hawks take varsity hoops victories over Midway

Hawks take varsity hoops victories over Midway

Triton’s varsity basketball teams won a nonconference sweep over visiting rival Midway on Wednesday night. After a hot start by Triton, Midway battled back in the boys game, but the Hawks regrouped to win, 65-49. “We were up 16-4 at the end of the first quarter,...

Hawks’ historic playoff run ends at Northern Nash

Hawks’ historic playoff run ends at Northern Nash

Triton played a much more competitive game in a 42-7 loss at Northern Nash in the fourth round of the NCHSAA 3-A football playoffs on Friday night than the final score would indicate. The Hawks (8-6) trailed 7-0 at halftime and were within 14-7 going into the fourth...

Jaguars down Hawks in Pollock Memorial finals

Jaguars down Hawks in Pollock Memorial finals

Overhills swept varsity basketball contests against Triton in the championship games of the 2022 Bennie Pollock Memorial Harnett County Tipoff tournament hosted by Harnett Central on Tuesday night. Defense was the key for Overhills as the Jaguars won the girls game,...

Hawks win, 37-35, at Jacksonville to reach fourth round for first time

Hawks win, 37-35, at Jacksonville to reach fourth round for first time

Triton got a 21-yard field goal from Carter Daughtry with six minutes to go and thwarted host Jacksonville's last possession with a turnover to take a 37-35 win in the third round of the NCHSAA 3-A football playoffs on Friday night. The Hawks (8-5) will travel to...

Gracie Byrd signs for softball at Methodist

Gracie Byrd signs for softball at Methodist

A signing ceremony was held Thursday for Triton's Gracie Byrd as she signed to play softball at Methodist. Byrd hit .444 with six doubles, one triple and 26 RBIs as a junior. She scored 27 runs for a 16-7 team that shared the All-American Conference regular-season...

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