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Heritage sweeps Rolesville in dominating win

Heritage 61 Rolesville 36 Photos and story by Marty Simpkins ROLESVILLE — The Heritage boys basketball team beat Rolesville for the second time this year, 61-36 Friday night at Rolesville. Coach Tilden Brill of Heritage stressed the fact that defense wins games in basketball and...
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Scoreboard – week of Dec. 11, 2014

Reported Dec. 3 - Dec. 9 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, 5-2 overall; wins at Holly Springs,...
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Cougars state championship bound

Wake Forest scrubs Garner for the 4-AA East Regional title in football for a third chance in five years at the state crown. Wake Forest 27 Garner 13 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — The Cougars physically dominated the Garner Trojans, 27-13 last Friday night to win the 4AA Eastern...
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‘I knew my brothers had my back’

Wake Forest 28 Millbrook 21 by David Allen WAKE FOREST - Wake Forest High School’s football team won a tough game Friday against Millbrook in the third round of the 4AA state championship. Now heading to the Regional Championship against Garner Magnet, the Cougars will have to...
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Wake Forest’s Grandy goes to Southern Miss

by David Allen WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest senior Kylie Grandy has signed with the University of Southern Mississippi for a full scholarship to play volleyball. The NCAA Division I school’s volleyball team is led by head coach Amanda Berkley whom Grandy has gotten to know since...
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Wakefield girls basketball still winless at home

Wakefield 42 East Wake 64 by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — After getting their first two wins of the season, the Lady Wolverines will drop to a 2-3 record after a 64-42 loss to East Wake at home Tuesday night. This loss is also Wakefield’s second at home. In the game, the Lady...
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Falcons soar over Heritage

Heritage 63 Jordan 79 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — It was a high school basketball game filled with dunks, alley-oops and a half-court buzzer-beater. Unfortunately for the Heritage boys team, they ended up losing that game to Jordan High School Monday night, 79-63. The Falcons...
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Lady Huskies blow fourth quarter lead in loss to Jordan

Heritage 22 Jordan 29 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — For three quarters of play, the Heritage girls basketball team was winning. However, in the game of basketball, you need to win all four quarters and the Huskies didn’t do that on Monday night at home, losing to Jordan High...
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Heritage bounces back with win over Rolesville

Heritage 72 Rolesville 49 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — After suffering their first loss of the season at Knightdale, the Heritage boys basketball team rebounded with a 72-49 win over Rolesville at home Nov. 25. Coach Tilden Brill of Heritage gave props to Rolesville for...
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Lady Huskies survive in defensive battle with Rams

Heritage 39 Rolesville 27 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — It was a low-scoring game Nov. 25 between the Heritage girls basketball team and the Rolesville basketball team, but one team had to win and it was Heritage at home, 39-27. Coach Pat Kennedy gave a short, sweet and...
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Wakefield hitter moves up the ladder

by David Allen WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School volleyball co-captain Julia Forbes signed with Queens University of Charlotte for a athletic scholarship. The senior has helped lead her team this season and, according to head coach Cynthia Terrel, she has been a smart leader. The...