Close game leaves Cougars on top

Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — Wednesday afternoon held the first meeting of the season for cross-town rivals Wake Forest, 6-0-1, and Heritage High, 7-2. Heritage defeated the Cougars last year, breaking Wake Forest’s long-standing win record of well over 100 conference wins. “One of...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Rams tripped up by West Johnston

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent ROLESVILLE — The Rolesville High School men’s tennis team wasn’t too far from winning its second Greater Neuse River Conference match against visiting West Johnston last Thursday. The Rams, 1-7, lost to their visitors 3-6 and captured one...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Franklin Academy wins second golf match

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent RALEIGH — The Franklin Academy men’s golf team made it two in a row, winning their second North Central Athletic Conference match of the season. The Patriots shot a 167 as a team at Wakefield’s walking nine course on Monday, finishing 15...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Wakefield tennis winning streak continues

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent WAKEFIELD — The No. 1-ranked 4A Wakefield High School men’s tennis team continues their impressive season after two wins over Leesville Road and Wake Forest last week. The Wolverines have now won 12 consecutive matches after they were able...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Franklinton team has sights on playoffs

By David Allen Staff Writer FRANKLINTON — Coming off their 9-0 shutout against rival school Louisburg, the Lady Rams soccer team is fired up. With a record of 4-2-1, and 3-1 in conference, coach Isaac Welker is excited to see his team work together to improve. “We’re not a very...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014