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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...

Activities mark Domestic Violence Awareness month

FRANKLIN COUNTY — October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, and surrounding counties and Safe Space are taking part with the following activities: •Drop-off locations have been set up to collect items needed by Safe Space, including cleaning supplies, kitchen supplies,...

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,...

Bonds floated to pay for public projects

In a recurring feature, The Wake Weekly looks back at what happened this week throughout the years. 1924 •Five blocks of the Wake Forest business district are being paved by the Robert G. Lassiter Company of Raleigh. The pavement will start at Owen Avenue just below the Harris...

Young runners gain experience for Huskies

by Marty Simpkins For both the boy’s and the girl’s Heritage cross country team, the theme is gaining experience. Tyler Crum is only a sophomore, but he is currently leading his Huskies’ team. At the Great American Cross Country Invite in Cary on Oct. 11, Crum ran his personal...

Scoreboard – Oct. 23, 2014

Reported Oct. 15 – Oct. 21 Here are area scores reported directly from teams or from the NCHSAA-sanctioned MaxPreps.com. Any coach or parent can submit scores or other sport info to sports@wakeweekly.com Heritage High School Football, 6-2 overall; loss against Wake Forest,...

Gymnasts nail it at Port City Classic

YOUNGSVILLE — Tri-County Gymnastics of Youngsville sent 39 young gymnasts to Wilmington for the Port City Classic Oct. 4-5. Out of 346 participants, Delaney Nunn, 10, of Wake Forest ranked 4th overall, and also had the highest score of the day Oct. 4. Also competing was...