April 5, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Denny opens Orange County Speedway season with Late Model Stock victory

Orange County Speedway roared back to life Saturday night with the running of the Sherry Love Memorial event.  Former track champion Chris Denny opened up the 2017 season in style by winning from the pole in the Late Model Stock race.  Bran More...

Big inning sinks Rockets

Seven-run third lifts PAC-6 leading Jordan past Person, 13-3

The Person High School baseball team gave the PAC-6 co-leaders a couple of extra swings in a key spot.  And they simply didn’t miss.  Jordan took advantage of a couple of big errors in the third inning, erased an early deficit and rol More...

Rain washes out games Monday

Rain washed away scheduled games Monday, including Person baseball and softball matchups with Hillside.  The Rockets were originally scheduled to face Hillside in both baseball and softball last Friday, but those games were pushed back to Monday More...

Bulls opening-day roster filled with top prospects, open season tomorrow

DURHAM, NC – The Durham Bulls, in conjunction with the Tampa Bay Rays, today announce their preliminary Opening Day roster. More...

DIAMOND CHAMPS

The Roxboro Renegades, a local travel baseball team, won the 11U Top Gun Coaches Appreciation Tournament in Cary, March 25-26. The Renegades were the winner among 12 teams.   More...

FLIPPING AT STATES

Roxboro gymnast Maleah Leonard, age 12, competed at the NC Xcel State Gymnastics Championships in Trinity last Friday. More...

Person baseball team hosting Little Rocks Mini Camp April 29

The Person High School baseball team will be hosting its Little Rock Baseball Mini Camp Saturday, April 29 at Rocket Park.  The clinic is open to all 6-10 year olds and will take place from 8 a.m.-12 p.m.  Registration fee is $25 and will b More...

Clayton named Athlete of the Week

Person High School baseball player Drew Clayton is this week’s winner of the Grissom & Holloman PC Attorneys at Law Athlete of the Week award.  Clayton hit a walk off grand slam to lift Person past Falls Lake Academy, 13-9 Thursday at More...

Vanek named Athlete of the Week

Roxboro Community School soccer player Eryka Vanek is this week’s winner of the Bowes Collision Center Athlete of the Week award.  Vanek scored three goals and assisted on two others in the Bulldogs’ 6-0 win against Kestrel Heights F More...

HOOPS WINNERS

(above) The PC Stars were the 18U tournament runner-up in the Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department Youth Basketball league. More...