Smalley sinks top score at North Ridge

RALEIGH — Even though Wake Forest placed fifth in the Cap-8 golf match at North Ridge Country Club, Alex Smalley’s performance stood out with a score of 34, which is two under par. The senior finished sixth in the first match of the season with a score of 36 and the Cougars as a...

Heritage gets served by Wolverines

by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — One team stays undefeated and the other stays winless. That was the case at Heritage when the Huskies lost 9-0 to the Wakefield boys tennis team. The Wolverines are now 6-0 and defeated the 0-5 Huskies without their top two players, Bo Boyden and...

Patriots netters avenge rough start

by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — After losing their first game of the season 9-0 to conference opponent Voyager Academy, Franklin Academy has won their last three boys tennis matches. Their latest win was their first home game against Bunn, defeating the Wildcats, 7-2. Leading the...

Wakefield girls lacrosse undefeated at 4-0

Scoreboard for week of March 19, 2015 Reported March 11 - March 17 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, 4-1;...

Rams face a tough conference

Rolesville 13, East Wake 0 by David Allen ROLESVILLE — Rolesville High School’s softball team is 2-2 after a 13-0 shutout against Sanderson followed by a close, 4-0 loss to East Wake Monday. “We played well against Sanderson,” coach Jennifer Cummings said. “I expected the girls...

Cougars take shut out win against Rolesville

Wake Forest 9, Rolesville 0 David Allen WAKE FOREST – Wake Forest and Rolesville High School’s soccer teams met for the first time this year Thursday. While the Cougars won 9-0, Rolesville’s coach Michelle D’Orazio is seeing the progress her young team has made. “The girls have...

Strong start for Heritage baseball

Heritage 6, Leesville Road 1 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — The Huskies’ baseball team is playing .800 and has won four out of their first five games of the season, scoring 12 runs or more in three of those wins. The Huskies’ opened up conference play at Leesville Road last...

Top Wolverines awarded

The Wakefield High School Varsity Basketball held their end-of-season award banquet March 12. Recognized at the event were the senior members of the team pictured here with assistant coach Trent Wilson.  From left, Hans Bakajika, Julian Graves, Wilson and Connor McGinnis.

Young team works to improve

Rolesville 1, East Wake 13 by David Allen WAKE FOREST – Times are tough, but Rolesville High School’s baseball team is hitting practice even harder after their last two losses to Sanderson (13-3) March 12 then Rocky Mount  (7-3) March 13. “Like any coach, I want to limit mental...

Wake Forest overruns Rolesville

Wake Forest 7, Rolesville 0 by David Allen WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest and Rolesville High School softball teams faced off for the first time this season Tuesday afternoon. The Cougars shut out the younger Ram team, 7-0. “I think the girls really showed up last night,” Wake...

Wakefield wins home opener

Wakefield 6, Corinth Holders 1 by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — A win is a win, even if it’s due to the opponent committing eight errors. This was the case for Wakefield who defeated Corinth Holders 6-1 in their first game of the season. Coach Ed Hall admitted the main reason why his...

Cougars bat down Rams

Wake Forest 13, Rolesville 3 by David Allen WAKE FOREST – In their first game of the season, the Wake Forest and Rolesville High School baseball teams met on the Cougar’s diamond Tuesday afternoon. Wake Forest, fielding an older team, wore out the Rams’ pitchers early on allowing...