December 5, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Person finishes second at JKO Invitational

By the time all of the matches were completed and all the champions crowned Saturday at the Jim King Orange Invitational, the Person High School wrestling team delivered a major statement.  The Rockets are poised to be a player on the state&rsqu More...

All-Mid State Rockets

The Mid-State released its football all-conference selections Monday after all of its teams were eliminated from the state playoffs. More...

Ferrell tabbed to lead PHS softball

The Person High School softball team will have a new skipper for the upcoming season.  Michael Ferrell will be taking over as coach of the program after a three-year stint by Prentice Hargrove. More...

Bulldog girls pick up first win

The Roxboro Community School girls’ basketball team picked off its first victory of the season, downing Franklin Academy 58-45 Friday at the Dog House.  The Bulldogs improved to 1-3 on the season heading Thursday’s game against Hende More...

Person boys and girls rally in the fourth for wins at South Granville

The Person High School boys’ basketball team roared back to stun South Granville, 50-46 on the road Tuesday. More...

Melton named Athlete of the Week

Roxboro Community School girls basketball player Paige Melton is this week’s winner of the Bowes Collision Center Athlete of the Week award.  Melton scored 19 points and pulled down 11 rebounds in the Bulldogs win Friday against Franklin A More...

Jimenez named Athlete of the Week

Person High School wrestler Diego Jimenez is this week’s winner of the Grissom & Holloman Athlete of the Week award. More...

Roxboro’s McGhee named ASUN Newcomer of the Week for second consecutive week

ATLANTA, Ga. — For the second-straight week, Lipscomb’s Garrison Mathews and Liberty’s Darius McGhee garnered the ASUN Conference Men’s Basketball weekly awards as announced by the league office on Monday.  More...

GIVING BACK

The Lewis “Eddie” Winstead Memorial Fund hosted the second annual co-ed alumni basketball game at Person High School last month. Money raised from the event will go to provide scholarship opportunities for deserving youth. More...

HOOPS CHAMPS

The Person County Stars, a local youth travel basketball team, recently won the Thanksgiving Full Court Classic in Durham.   More...

FOOTBALL CHAMPIONS

The Red Nation were the Mite division champions in the Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department football league. (not pictured) The Red Nation were the Midget division champions.   More...