Huskies score 27 runs in first two games of the season

Heritage 12, Knightdale 3 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — With a 15-14 win over Holly Springs at home and a 12-3 blowout at Knightdale, the Heritage Huskies baseball team doesn’t have to worry about their hitting this season. In their first game of the season, against Holly...
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Scoreboard – week of March 12

Reported March 4 - 10 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 Baseball, 2-0; wins against Holly Springs, 15-14 and at...
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We are the Champions!

Wake Forest Parks and Recreation basketball league winners in pictures.
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Knights edge Huskies in state tourney

Heritage 60, N. Durham 66 by Marty Simpkins DURHAM — When the final buzzer sounded at Northern Durham High School, the 2014-15 season was over for the Heritage boys basketball team. The Huskies traveled to Northern for the first round of the state tournament and lost, 66-60....
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Lady Patriots pull up short in third round

Franklin Academy 38, Roxboro Community 42 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — For the first time in school history, the Franklin Academy girls basketball team made it to the third round of the 1A state tournament. Unfortunately for them, that’s where their season’s journey ended...
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Wolverines end season at D.H. Conley

Wakefield 45, D.H. Conley 56 by Marty Simpkins GREENVILLE — Lack of practice due to the weather conditions for the Lady Wolverines basketball team led to a 56-45 loss at D.H. Conley according to coach Art Wollett. Wakefield lost in the first round of the state tournament for the...
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Wake Forest track feeling weather pinch

WAKE FOREST — Bad weather has not made things easy for the The Wake Forest High School track and field team as they prepare for their first meet of the season March 11 at Leesville, 3:30 p.m. Nonetheless, Coach Patrick Marsh-all is optimistic about his team’s performance, stating...
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Heritage produces another All-Star

WAKE FOREST — Hunter Weiland of Heritage High School will be playing in the North Carolina East-West All-Star soccer game July 21 at UNC-Greensboro. The honor is given to the top-36 high school senior soccer players in the state and Weiland made the cut. He is the third player in...
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Wolves have a bitter end to a sweet season

Wakefield Middle 32, Leesville Road Middle 38 by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — With a chance to go undefeated, the Wakefield Middle School girls basketball team squared off with Leesville Road. It was an up-and-down game with no team taking a clear advantage. The Wolves took over the...
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Wake Forest’s Mutio brings home third in state

by David Allen GREENSBORO — Despite freezing temperatures, snow and ice, which hampered school systems’ travel plans, Heritage, Wakefield, Wake Forest and Franklinton high schools each had wrestlers compete in the state tournament Friday and Saturday. Franklinton The Red Rams...
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Wakefield tennis looking to repeat

by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — Tennis seasons don’t get better than what the Wakefield boys team accomplished last year. They finished 22-0 and won the state title as a team. The Wolverines also swept the state individual titles with Bo Boyden winning the singles as a junior and...
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Huskies’ defense falls short on senior night

Heritage 49, Broughton 63 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — Despite the pressure and energy of the last game of the regular season, the Heritage boys basketball team couldn’t muster up a win against Broughton, losing the game 63-49. Husky coach Tilden Brill attributed the loss to...