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Lack of practice keeps teams from their peak

By David Allen Staff Writer WAKE FOREST – After weeks of bad weather impeding practice, Wake Forest and Heritage met despite both coaches wishing they had more time to prepare. “We did the best we could considering the cold and rainy conditions,” said Wake Forest coach Patrick...
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Lady Patriots take one, lose one

WAKE FOREST — Gianna Buccellato used her arm to lead the Franklin Academy softball team to a 2-0 win over Cary Academy Tuesday. Buccellato not only pitched a shutout but also struck out five batters along the way to give the Patriots their second win of the season. “We played our...
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Wake Forest offense unable to get the ball rolling

By David Allen Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — In a soccer match that was ultimately decided by the defensive squads, the Wake Forest Lady Cougars hosted Leesville Pride Monday. The first half started with both teams vying for control offensively. With every push each team’s offense...
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Covering a Cougar’s tracks

WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest-Rolesville 2012 graduate Will Perry led the South Atlantic Conference in free throw percentage this season and was seventh in the 305-team NCAA Division II with 91.4 percent. Perry averaged 13.1 points per game and was fourth in the conference in 3-point...
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Wolverines bite down on Cougars

WAKE FOREST — Friday night’s rivalry game between Wake Forest and Wakefield didn’t go as expected. The Cougars sported a 5-2 record before heading to Wakefield, and had the fire of four straight wins behind them. No one expected them to lose 1-5 to the Wolverines. “Even with the...