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Winning one for Rock

Heritage High School: 35 Sanderson High School: 13 WAKE FOREST – The Heritage High School football team hosted Sanderson Friday during one of the toughest times in the school’s history following the devastating death of 15-year old Braden Rock, a student and band member at the...
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Wakefield loses first match, but wins Cap 8 championship

by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — The lady Wolverines saw their chance of an undefeated season slip away at Heritage Golf Club Tuesday, but because this was the last golf match of the regular season, they were crowned Cap 8 conference champions. Wakefield finished fourth at...
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Young driver makes impact

FRANKLINTON — NASCAR driver Brayton Haws, 15, of Franklinton, presents a check for $2,165 to representatives from the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society after collecting donations in advance of his Sept. 13 race at Hickory Motor Speedway. Pictured are, from left, Meredith Johnson,...
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Huskies drop 10th match of the season at Millbrook

Heritage 2 Millbrook 7 by Marty Simpkins Raleigh — The Huskies continue struggling, losing 7-2 at Millbrook Monday. Alexandria Scott of Heritage won her match due to Millbrook’s number one player retiring with a migraine. Even though Sara Talley and Janelle Maffucci lost their...
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Cougars crush the Capitals

Wake Forest 60 Broughton 20 by David Allen WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Cougars’ football team remains the only undefeated team in the Cap 8 conference after Friday night’s 60-20 victory against Broughton. While the Cougars are no strangers to overpowering victories this season,...
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Scoreboard – Oct. 2, 2014

Reported Sept. 24 – Sept. 30 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, 4-1 overall; win at Leesville Road,...
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Pickleball clinics scheduled

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is partnering with the Wake Forest Pickleball Association to sponsor adult pickleball clinics Tuesday evenings in October. The clinics will be offered from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Flaherty Park...
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Rams continue to learn and improve

by David Allen WAKE FOREST – Rolesville High School’s volleyball team has had a rough season so far, and it didn’t get easier against Clayton Tuesday night. Scoring 7-25, 15-25 and 9-25, it was a tough loss, but the team showed heart by playing hard until the very end. Their 0-16...
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Heritage kept fighting to beat Wakefield on the road

Heritage 3 Wakefield 2 by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — It was truly an exciting, tight conference volleyball match-up between Heritage and Wakefield Sept. 24. The momentum swung back and forth throughout the match, but ultimately it was Heritage that came out on top, 3-2 (19-25,...
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Wolverines net win against Heritage

Wakefield 5 Heritage 4 WAKE FOREST – Heritage hosted Wakefield on Tuesday and came away with four of the nine matches, three of which were doubles. Heritage’s A. Scott defeated A. Thompson 6-0, 6-2. Wakefield’s L. Sheppard defeated S. Talley 6-1, 6-0. Wakefield’s L. Ivey defeated...