December 9, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Bulldogs pull away from Raleigh Charter, move to 10-1

Roxboro Community School guard Elana Ingram woke up Wednesday morning feeling a little under the weather.  But it didn’t stop her from having her usual huge game as the Bulldogs knocked off Raleigh Charter, 59-45 at home.  More...

Phoenix rise in the fourth

Bulldogs squander double-digit lead in the finals minutes in loss to Raleigh Charter

Roxboro Community School boys’ basketball coach Brian Cousin is seeing a trend with his team — one that needs to stop.  For the second time in three games, the Bulldogs saw a big lead late completely disappear, this time in a 57-55 l More...

Northern football finishes season undefeated...again

Northern Middle School football coach Justin Hairston said that he and assistant coach Cornelius Lassiter preach a simple, direct message to their players.  “High standards, no excuses”  More...

Rocket matmen fall at Morehead in Mid-State showdown

The Person High School wrestling team fell to traditional 3-A power Morehead, 47-27 Wednesday on the road. The Rockets are now 8-3 in dual matches and 2-1 in Mid-State Conference competition.  More...

A SPECIAL HONOR

Members of the Rocket Club presented former Person High School public address announcer Ray Moore (second, right) with the bench that he sat on during his 23 years serving in that role at Rocket football games. More...

Rockets’ games at Morehead moved to Wednesday

The Person High School basketball teams debut in the Mid-State Conference has been delayed.  The Rockets games at Morehead scheduled for Friday were postponed because of winter weather in the area. More...

THIS WEEK'S SPORTS SCHEDULE

Saturday  Person Wrestling — at Knightdale Invitational  Tuesday   More...

BOWLING SUMMARY

PERSON COUNTY BOWLING LEAGUE Powered by FitzLaw Week 16 Standings Team W L Gravittes Flooring 46 18 The Open Kettle 44 20 Regan & Son Heating/Air 41 23 More...

ON THE PITCH

The Strikers were the 10U regular season runner-up and tournament champion in the Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department soccer league.   More...