December 11, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

Playing on the big stage

Former Rocket standout Tyrone Outlaw Jr. shines in matchup with Tar Heels

The crowd reaction was significantly louder than it should have been for a player in a dark blue uniform entering a game at the Dean E. More...

Granville Central evens the score against shorthanded ‘Dogs

STEM — By the time two of the best players for the Roxboro Community School boys’ basketball team were able to get on the floor, the game was already too far gone. More...

PHS matmen finish 12th in Jim King Orange Invitational

Gentry, Allen take third in weight classes

HILLSBOROUGH — Four Person High School wrestlers earned podium finishes at the Jim King Orange Invitational held this weekend at Orange High School.  The two-day event featured a loaded field of teams including 3-A state tournament team ch More...

Person girls rally late to down Warriors, 51-48

The Person High School girls’ basketball rallied in the fourth quarter to edge Webb 51-48 Friday in Oxford.  The victory improved the Rockets’ record to 5-1 on the season and dropped the Warriors to 1-4.  Person got off to a gre More...

Panthers’ 3-point barrage downs Bulldogs

STEM — The Roxboro Community School girls’ basketball team stayed within striking distance early, before Granville Central pulled away for a 75-41 victory Tuesday in Stem.  The Panthers led throughout and threatened the blow the game More...

Williams earns honor

Person High School girls’ basketball player Soren Williams is this week’s winner of the Grissom and Holloman Athlete of the Week award.  Williams scored the team’s final five points to help the Rockets knock off Halifax (Va.) l More...

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