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Ram girls lose 66-38 to West Johnston

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris ROLESVILLE — When Tosha Pullen became the head coach of the Rolesville High School girls basketball team, she came with a vision of starting a program and raising it to an elite level. The Rams, 0-9, this season have been on the wrong end of a few...
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Rams lose their footing in fourth quarter.

By David Allen   FRANKLINTON — With stands filled to the brim, and both teams playing fast and powerful, the rivalry game between Franklinton and Bunn’s boys basketball teams was a nonstop race. The Wildcats, however, won on a slim lead with a final 80-74 score. The...
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Rams lose to rivalry stigma

By David Allen    FRANKLINTON — The rivalry game between Franklinton High, 5-2, and the 5-3 Bunn High resulted in a staggering 42-17 defeat for the Rams. “I don’t care if we played Carolina (UNC), we would have played better than this,” said Franklinton coach Lester Wilde...
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Katowitz’s 23 points lead Heritage past Leesville road

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris   WAKE FOREST— Friday night, the Heritage High School boys basketball team finished off Cap 8 Conference opponent Leesville Road with a huge third quarter. The Huskies outscored their visitors 18-8 in the third frame and earned their first win over...
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Cougars 3-0 in dual matches

By David Allen    WAKE FOREST — With a 3-0 record in dual matches, and placing high in tournament meets, Wake Forest is a force to be reckoned with. The Cougars faced off against Broughton at home Dec. 18. Both sides won 7 matches, and scored 5 pins. But the Cougars were...
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Chris Leith helps raise $1,680 for Wakefield Wolverines football

RALEIGH — Driving rain did not stop Wakefiled High families and fans from participating in the Ram Gridiron Challenge Fundraiser Nov. 1 for the school’s football program.  Ram Truck brand contributed $20 for each test drive of the 2014 truck of the year – Ram Truck. Chris Leith...
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Cougars battle injuries, lose to Millbrook

  by: David Allen   Wake Forest — The 3-5 Lady Cougars lost a tough conference match against 6-2 Millbrook Tuesday. With multiple players injured and others sick, the night’s game was full of young players who hadn’t had a lot of game time before. Wake Forest found...
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Wakefield’s Mack named N.C. volleyball player of the year

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School volleyball player Darian Mack, a two-time first team all-state player, has been named as North Carolina’s Gatorade Player of the Year. The six foot, outside hitter, led the Wolverines to a 25-2 season and the program’s...
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Cooper to play softball at Averett University

By: Becky Kimbrell-Norris   WAKE FOREST — Franklin Academy standout softball player Olivia Cooper will be able to continue her career beyond the prep level, attending college and playing softball at Averett University next fall. Averett, a Division III school located in...
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Ram wrestlers pinned by East Wake

By: Becky Kimbrell-Norris   ROLESVILLE — The Rolesville High School wrestling team had a good showing against a strong East Wake team but came up short 50-24 on December 11. The visiting Warriors recorded nine pins against the Rams in the dual match. “We gave our best and...
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Wakefield loses Cap 8 opener to Enloe

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris   WAKEFIELD — One more late three pointer or one late defensive stand and things could have been different for the Wakefield High School boys basketball team Tuesday night. The Wolverines cut a 13-point halftime margin to take a lead in the fourth...
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Cougars downed by Wildcats

by: David Allen   WAKE FOREST — After seeing their four-game win streak come to a halt against Knightdale, the Wake Forest Cougars suffered the second loss in a row, 56-29, against conference team Millbrook High Tuesday. Wake Forest found themselves outplayed in both halves,...