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Patriots Tennis Sweep Three Teams

by Becky Kimbrell-Norria LOUISBURG— It’s been a perfect week for the Franklin Academy girl’s tennis team. The Patriots played three matches in six days and swept all three opponents, 9-0. Their latest victim was non-conference rival Louisburg High School in a match played in...
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Lucas gets the ‘big 5-0′

by Clellie Allen WAKE FOREST — There couldn’t have been a better way for Wake Forest High School football coach Reggie Lucas to celebrate his 50th win in just four short years: The Cougars deftly handed the Cary Imps their first defeat, 48-14. What made the win classic Reggie...
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In string of games, Franklinton garners three wins, loses two

By Jonathan McNamara WENDELL — Franklinton’s volleyball has won three of the past five games. Starting with a road game in Creedmoor Sept. 2, the Red Rams took on conference rival South Granville. “South Granville gave us every opportunity to take the match and we did not...
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Wakefield Gets Defensive in Win

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD—Wakefield High School, with a strong defense, defeated Northern Durham 37-7 Friday night. It was the Wolverines explosive offense in their opening game against Holly Springs that made the difference. Against the Knights, Wakefield turned up...
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Huskies win five-set thriller

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST—It’s not so much how you start a match, but how you finish. The Heritage High School volleyball team proved as much on September 5 when they won their second Cap 8 Conference match in the program’s three-year history. The Huskies defeated...