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Bulldogs sent home by Pfeiffer

BURLINGTON — After taking a 2-0 lead in the first inning of Friday night’s NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas baseball tournament game against University of Mount Olive, Barton College just couldn’t seem to get the next big hit …
School Sports
Firebirds’ Wright signs with Davidson Community College

Marquise Wright was always all business when it came to playing basketball at Southern Nash High. The Firebirds’ four-year varsity starter is taking the same approach when it comes to the next part of his career. Wright signed a National …

Lady Panthers christen Daniels Field with rout of North Pitt

Chargers into NCCSA 2-A quarters with 20-8 win over Faith Christian

Pam Pack knocks Lady Bruins out of 1st

Community Sports
Bogle’s four goals powers ‘00 Explosion past CASL White 5-1

RALEIGH — Mark Bogle scored four goals, with the first three goals coming in the first half, as the Wilson Youth Soccer Association ‘00 Explosion ripped host Capital Area Soccer League White by a 5-1 score April 23 at WRAL Soccer …

Area Calendar May 2-3

Area Calendar April 30-May 1

College sports
BC denied by Mount Olive in semifinals

SUMTER, S.C. — Barton College could only muster one doubles win Saturday afternoon in the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas men’s tennis tournament semifinals after dropping a 5-1 semifinal decision to archrival University of Mount …

BC’s Webster named CC Player of the Year

Lady Bulldogs ousted by UMO with another heartbreaker 1-0

Pro Sports
Craig claims Sweet Potato 7 opener at Southern National

Matt Craig of Kannapolis edged Tanner Gray to claim the season-opening Scott Farms Sweet Potato Pro Late Model 7 Series race Saturday at Southern National Motorsports Park. Craig’s C&C Boiler Chevrolet led a top-five group of finishers, …

POW-MIA Freedom Car coming to SNMP

Pro Late Models hit SNMP on Saturday

Student-athlete of the week

Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week: Samantha Waddell, Hunt High

Samantha Waddell was just what her Hunt High varsity softball team needed in a key 3-A Big East Conference game last week, making her this week’s Thomas Law Attorneys Student-Athlete of the Week. Samantha, a junior right-handed pitcher, went …