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Rolesville soccer looking for first win

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris ROLESVILLE — While some area soccer teams are enjoying successful seasons, the Rolesville High School Rams are still searching for their initial win. And it didn’t come on September 25 against Knightdale High School when they were defeated by the Knights...
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Red Rams shut out Warriors

By Jonathan McNamara FRANKLINTON — Franklinton soccer dismantled the Warriors of Louisburg Tuesday, 3-0. With two goals scored in the first ten minutes, the Red Rams were set up for a win early. At the 15-minute mark of the first half, Franklinton had secured three goals. Corey...
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Five set match gives Lady Red Rams confidence

Franklinton volleyball goes all out in loss against South Granville. By Jonathan McNamara CREEDMOOR — The Franklinton Red Rams’ volleyball squad showed how scrappy they can be in a 2-3 loss against South Granville, Sept. 26. After losing the first two sets to conference rival and...
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Patriot tennis team extends win streak

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris DURHAM— The win streak continues for the Franklin Academy girl’s tennis team. Victories against Riverside Martin High School and Voyager Academy pushed the Patriots overall record to 10-1 and 6-0 in the North Central Athletic Conference. In Monday’s match...
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Wakefield netters go 1-2 this week

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — After losing two back to back matches, Wakefield High School’s tennis team regrouped and defeated Cap 8 Conference opponent Enloe in a match, played Monday on the Wolverines court. Wakefield won four singles and two doubles in the 6-3 victory...
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Franklin Academy volleyball team loses to Voyager Academy

by Becky Kimbrell Norris WAKE FOREST — The Franklin Academy volleyball team played better as the match went along, but the offense of visiting Voyager Academy was took much as the Vikings defeated the Patriots, 3-0, in Tuesday’s North Central Athletic Conference match. A very...
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Wolverines shut out defending state runnersup

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School’s volleyball team came into this season with high expectations and through the first half of their schedule, it has appeared those expectations are justified. The team orchestrated perhaps it’s most complete effort...
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Wakefield racks up 547 yards in 34-24 win

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD—The Wakefield High School Wolverines couldn’t have asked for a better start to their 2013 football season. They remain unbeaten after defeating a solid Middle Creek team by a score of 34-24 on Friday night. A 10-point deficit and several...
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Heritage boys, Cougar girls win races

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — Heritage High School’s girls and boys cross country teams posted 23 personal best times during a dual meet against Wake Forest Sept. 18. The Husky boys edged the Cougar boys by one point while the girls from Wake Forest outran Heritage on...
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Huskies top Wolverines 3-1 in soccer

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Wakefield’s offense took more shots than its opponent, but could not finish off as many opportunities and the Heritage High Huskies made off with a 3-1 win over the Wolverines in a Cap 8 conference match Sept. 18. The Wolverines produced 14...
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Rams searching for first volleyball win

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris ROLESVILLE —The key words around the volleyball court at Rolesville High School is youth and inexperience. The school’s head coach Tosha Pullen is watching a very young team start the process of growing into what they hope will be eventually be a playoff...