Franklinton’s new coach brings fresh drive

By David Allen Staff Writer FRANKLINTON — Franklinton High’s new coach Doug Blowe hopes to bring a new passion for baseball under his training. Now at 2-6 after their 5-9 loss to rival Louisburg, the Red Rams know the areas in need of work. “I was a head coach at Riverside High...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Red Rams stuggle with rivals

By David Allen Staff Writer FRANKLINTON — With a positive and excited coach, the Franklinton Lady Rams look forward to becoming better with each game. Over the last few weeks, the Lady Rams have competed against multiple teams, but have also suffered from injuries, sickness and...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Lady Wolverines remain undefeated

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent  WAKE FOREST — Ashley Blawas scored six goals in Wakefield High School’s convincing 19-7 lacrosse victory over conference opponent Heritage High last Thursday. The Lady Wolverines remain unbeaten at 7-0 and are ranked as the third be...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

Lady Cougars struggle to develop teamwork

WAKE FOREST — Every team needs to develop a strong sense of communication and teamwork, especially in soccer. This is something the Wake Forest Lady Cougars soccer team has struggled to do. With a wide range of ages and new players on the team, they’ve had a tough time adjusting,...
Posted On 03 Apr 2014

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