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Footballers Show Their Spirit

WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest Rolesville Soccer Association had it’s inaugural Spirit day at Smithcreek Park Nov. 2. More than 300 people came to the event with multiple events set up for the players to showcase their skills and have lots of fun. WF Soccer thanked the Raleigh...
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Mack Signs Letter of Intent with Kentucky

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD— Wakefield High School senior Darian Mack has signed a national letter of intent to play volleyball at the University of Kentucky. Mack, who verbally committed to the school last year, made it official November 13, signing in front of friends,...
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Wolverine Girls Overcome Mistakes to Win

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Despite turning the ball over numerous times, the Wakefield High School girls basketball team prevailed with a 47-42 win over Jordan in Monday’s season opener for both teams. “We had way too many turnovers and it was not a pretty win,” said...

Top Seeded Scots too Much for Huskies

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris LAURINBURG— Getting to post season play for the second time in their short four year history was one thing for the Heritage High School football team but staying in the postseason would be quite another. The visiting Huskies fell behind top seed Scotland...
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Wakefield struggles in basketball opener

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — It wasn’t the way Wakefield High School coach Dexter Cooley wanted his team to start the 2013-14 basketball season. On Tuesday night, the Wolverines were outgunned by their non-conference visitors, Cary, losing to the Imps 67-50. “We still...

Heritage Boys Primed, Ready for Big Year

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — Heading into his fourth year with Heritage High School, boys basketball coach Pat Kennedy is seeing the roots of his program take hold. And coming off the Huskies 7-18 season in 2012-13, there’s plenty of room for optimism with a team that...

Wakefield overcomes six turnovers in playoff win

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School’s football team made it count when it mattered Friday night. After suffering through several turnovers, the resilient Wolverines escaped with a 14-13 victory over visiting Green Hope in the first round of the North...

Cougars tear through Panther Creek

By David Allen with Clellie Allen CARY — Wake Forest’s rematch against Panther Creek in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association’s 4A playoffs was an all-out battle which ended 35-14 in the Cougars’ favor. The Catamounts entered the playoffs with just two losses and...

Triangle Tarheel holds tryouts

 WAKE FOREST — The Triangle Tarheels are holding tryouts Dec. 1 at the Wake Forest Boys and Girls Club, 325 S. Wingate St. Fifth and sixth grade girls will try out 3-5 p.m. Third and fourth grade boys will try out 5-7 p.m. Fifth and sixth grade boys will try out 7-9 p.m. For more...
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Wakefield claims Cap 8 crown

Wolverines knock off Leesville to take sole possession of No. 1 spot by Becky Kimbrell-Norris RALEIGH — A back-and-forth battle ended in the favor of the Wakefield football team Friday as the Wolverines took down Leesville Road 34-31 to claim the Cap 8 Conference Championship....
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Patriots wrap up soccer season in playoffs

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — After finishing the regular season off strong, the Franklin Academy boys soccer season came to an end in a 5-1 loss to visiting Raleigh Charter in the third round of the state 1A playoffs November 6. Coming into the game, the Patriots were a...
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Cougars maul Eagles in final conference game

by David Allen RALEIGH — The Wake Forest Cougars faced off against the Enloe Eagles Friday night in what ended up being a blow out win for the Cougars, the final score was 45-13. The Cougars quickly took the lead about halfway into the first quarter, including a touchdown by...