February 17, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Bulldogs take NCAC title

The Roxboro Community School girls basketball used a huge third-quarter to pull away from Vance Charter for a 75-50 victory in the championship game of the North Central Athletic Conference tournament Friday in Oxford. More...

NGHS rallies for tourney win

Hot shooting from deep sparks Nighthawks fourth-quarter comeback in title game

The Person High School boys’ basketball team was on the verge of pulling away in its Mid-State Conference Tournament championship game Friday night. More...

‘Dogs fall to Voyager in finals

The Voyager Academy boys’ basketball team pulled away in the second half for a 95-62 victory against Roxboro Community School in the championship game of the North Central Athletic Conference tournament.  More...

Tournament loss can’t damper fantastic season

I just happened to be at Person one afternoon just before the start of the volleyball state playoffs and was planning on talking to Rocket coach Amanda Ramirez.  She was making her way from Helena where she teaches and I was there a little early More...

Person’s Jimenez, Bates compete in state wrestling tournament

GREENSBORO — For the second consecutive year, Person’s Nick Jimenez had his football season derailed by a scary injury.  The first time around, he laid motionless on the field and was carried off the field by ambulance after making a More...

NEXT LEVEL

Person High School’s Kaity Sullivan (front, center) signed Friday to play softball at Averett University in Danville, Virginia. Sullivan was joined by family, coaches and teammates for her signing ceremony.   More...

FIRST DAY SELFIES

Person High School baseball coaches and members of the Rockets’ girls soccer team took some first day of practice selfies Wednesday. More...

BOWLING SUMMARY

MONDAY NIGHT MIXED LEAGUE Week 22 Standings Team W L 5-7-10 34 14 Bums N Roses 32 16 Gangs All Here 31 17 Bowling Stones 30 18 Ball Busters 29 19 Good Enough 22 26 Strike Kings and Queen 20 28 Hawk 18 More...

Bass tournaments set for this spring at Mayo Park

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department is hosting open bass tournaments this spring at Mayo Lake.  The tournaments will take place March 10, April 14, May 12 and June 9.  The entry fees will be $75 with a $10 prize for bigg More...

Youth volleyball league registration continues

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department is holding individual registration for its youth volleyball leagues through Feb. 28.  Participants must be 8-years-old and cannot be 18-years-old on or before Jan. More...

Little league baseball and softball signups continue

The Person County Recreation, Arts, and Parks Department and Person County Little League will be having individual registration for Little League baseball and softball through Feb. 15. More...

Two Panthers win titles in OPAC tourney

The Southern Middle School wrestling team capped off its season with a fourth-place finish in the OPAC Tournament last Saturday.  The Panthers won conference titles in two weight classes. More...