Franklin Academy enters season with high expectations

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent ZEBULON — Success can be measured in different ways for a high school sports team. Franklin Academy boys golf coach Michael Arm-strong said like all sports, you have to put in the time and practice to be successful. “Sometimes this isn’t as...
Posted On 13 Mar 2014

Sattler signs letter to play soccer at Queens

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent WAKE FOREST — Heritage High School soccer player Matt Sattler will take his skills to the next level after signing a Letter of Intent February 5 to play at Queens University. The Royals, an NCAA Division II program, were the 2013 regular...
Posted On 13 Mar 2014

Wakefield shuts out Broughton

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent RALEIGH — The Wakefield High School men’s tennis team swept past their biggest Cap 8 Conference rival on Monday, recording their first ever shutout against the ranked Caps. The Wolverines won all six singles and three doubles matches in...
Posted On 13 Mar 2014

Patriots are 2-0 in first games

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent WAKE FOREST — In their opening games of the 2014 season, the Franklin Academy girls soccer team impressed, picking up a conference and a non-conference victory and holding their opponents to just one goal. The Patriots traveled to Louisburg...
Posted On 13 Mar 2014

Huskies dominate three in a row

By David Allen Staff Writer  WAKE FOREST — The Heritage Huskies baseball team  has won three straight games in the past week. The team hosted Knightdale last Thursday amidst bad weather and low temperatures. However, the Huskies would not be stopped, and defeated the Knights 5-1....
Posted On 13 Mar 2014