Patriots’ Langer makes historic playoff run

WAKE FOREST — Senior Casey Langer wanted to finish her high school career on a positive note, but she may have surpassed that Oct. 14. Langer became the first girls’ tennis player to be the 1A East Regional runner-up for Franklin Academy. Her road to success started as the No. 4...

Wolverines come up short

Wakefield 2 South Central 3 by David Allen WAKEFIELD — Saturday held the first round of the state volleyball playoffs for Wakefield High School and South Central. The two fought for all five matches, but it was the Falcons who came away with the 3-2 win. Wakefield lagged behind...

Wakefield losing momentum in conference after loss

Wakefield 12 Millbrook 38 by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — After winning two conference games in a row, Wakefield has now dropped two in a row by losing to Millbrook at home, 38-12 Friday night. The Wolverines have fallen to third place in the Cap 8 conference leaving Millbrook in a...

Cougars knocked out in first round

Wake Forest 1 East Chapel Hill 3 by David Allen WAKE FOREST – Wake Forest High School Volleyball head coach Scott Love has created a program in his first year as head coach that has beaten all expectations. They played in the first round of the playoffs this past Saturday, but...

Heritage is dominating first trip to the playoffs

Heritage 3 Riverside 0 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST - The Heritage Huskies volleyball team is doing pretty well in their first trip to the 4A state playoffs in school history. They defeated Riverside at Durham, 3-1 Saturday and Tuesday night, they swept East Wake at home, 25-16,...