Wakefield gets run over by Millbrook

Wakefield: 41 Millbrook 63 by David Allen WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield high school girls basketball team (5-7) had a tough night against Millbrook (12-1) Tuesday night losing 63-41. Millbrook, who is 3-0 in the conference, blew the game wide open in the first quarter scoring 23...
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Scoreboard – week of Jan. 8, 2015

Reported Dec. 30 - Jan. 6 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 Boys Basketball, 10-4 overall; wins against Marina...
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Lady Huskies prevail over Wake Forest

Heritage: 47 Wake Forest: 31 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — The Heritage girls basketball team win their fourth game in a row after a 47-31 victory over Wake Forest Tuesday at Heritage. Both teams showed that they were equally matched in the first quarter, but Heritage had a...

Rolesville girls place second in Cleveland Christmas tournament

Rolesville 45 Nash Central 53 by Marty Simpkins CLAYTON — The Rolesville girls basketball team traveled to Clayton for their Christmas break and finished second in the Cleveland Classic Holiday Tournament. The Lady Rams defeated Cleveland Dec. 27, 46-43, then West Johnston Dec....
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Heritage falls short at Christmas tournament

Heritage 87 Northern Vance 56 Heritage 62 The Burlington School 64 by Marty Simpkins CREEDMOOR — Heritage High School defeated Northern Vance, 87-56 on Friday, but then lost to The Burlington School, 64-62 on Saturday. The games took place at the South Granville High School...
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Looking back on sports in 2014

by David Allen The year 2014 has been full of tournament champs, record setting athletes and school firsts. Stopping through each month, we wanted to remind everyone just how amazing sporting has been this past year. January Two exceptional high school football players are named...

Rams wrestling season starts well

by Marty Simpkins ROLESVILLE — Rolesville has a 6-6 record in wrestling this season and has gone 2-2 in conference play. Their latest match was a 51-29 loss at Clayton Dec. 17 and their latest win was a 56-18 victory against West Johnston Dec. 10. Coach Michael Grether has seen...
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Lady Wolverines lose to undefeated Northern Nash

by Marty Simpkins HOLLY SPRINGS — It was a tough game to watch for Wakefield fans, as their girls basketball team lost to Northern Nash Monday, 57-20 in the first round of the Holly Springs High School Christmas tournament. The Lady Wolverines won three in a row coming into the...
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Boyden heads to Tarheels

by David Allen WAKEFIELD – Wolverine senior Bo Boyden signed to play tennis in 2015 at the UNC Chapel Hill on a scholarship. Boyden, who has a 4.4 GPA, was a part of the Wakefield team that took home the triple crown of tennis, winning first place in single, doubles and going...

Wake Forest long snapper aims to play for Virginia Tech

by Marty Simpkins Wake Forest High School senior Chaska Moon will be graduating early and enroll at Virginia Tech, where he hopes to walk on and play for the football team. Chaska talked about his decision to leave for college so quickly and his experience with the Virginia Tech...
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Scoreboard – week of Jan. 1, 2015

Reported Dec. 23 - Dec. 29 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 Boys Basketball, 8-4 overall; win against Northern...

First-year wrestling coach having tough year at Wakefield

by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — With a combined record of 88-102, Wakefield’s wrestling has struggled to find depth. coach Joey Davis is in his first year as coach for the Wolverines and so far, the team has had trouble putting themselves ahead of anyone else. In the first match of...