WHS alum Lenox named to All-Freshman team

ROCK HILL, S.C. — Brevard College’s Madison Lenox, a Wakefield High graduate and Raleigh native, was selected to the South Atlantic Conference All-Freshman basketball team, the league office announced. Lenox was named to the All-Freshman team after leading the Tornados in scoring...
Posted On 20 Mar 2014

Girl Scout wins Gold Award

WAKE FOREST — Maria Tsikerdanos of Wake Forest recently earned the Girl Scout Gold Award, the highest achievement in Girl Scouting. For her project, Tsikerdanos renovated basement space and created a recreational center at Elsie’s Place, a residential care home for seniors in...
Posted On 20 Mar 2014

Rolesville High softball team young and struggling

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent ROLESVILLE — The young Rolesville High School Rams softball team has struggled thus far in its inaugural season and remains winless in their first five games. Throughout those games, the Rams have been outscored 50-16, and Rolesville coach...
Posted On 20 Mar 2014

Rams take fifth in match

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent WENDELL — The Rolesville High School golf team achieved one of its team goals during the March 11 Greater Neuse River Conference match. The Rams, with a score of 195, moved up in the league by finishing in fifth place at the Wendell Country...
Posted On 20 Mar 2014

Patriot soccer team starts season strong

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent ROXBORO — The Franklin Academy girls soccer team has jumped out to a 3-0 record behind an offense that has booted in 17 goals and a stingy defense that has yielded just two scores. Last Friday, the Patriots traveled to North Central Athletic...
Posted On 20 Mar 2014