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Wakefield’s Boyden wins national doubles

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School tennis player Bo Boyden has added another title to his list of tennis accomplishments. A junior, Boyden, teamed with sophomore Nick Stachowiak of Middle Creek High School to win the boys United States Tennis Association...
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Huskies take fourth at Jamboree

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — Heritage High’s volleyball team won four games at their annual Husky Invitational Volleyball tournament held this past weekend. That’s more games won in the program’s combined three-year history. The biggest question Heritage coach Branden...
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Wakefield netters stop Heritage

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — After losing their last two matches, the Wakefield girl’s tennis team rallied back and defeated Heritage in Tuesday’s Cap 8 match. The visiting Wolverines won all six singles before losing in the three doubles matches. Susanne Boyden and...
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Rams lose to Wake Forest in inaugural match

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris ROLESVILLE — It was an evening of firsts Monday for the Rolesville High School boys’ soccer team. It was the inaugural match and freshman Kelby Gay made history as the first Ram to score a goal. However, Rolesville High came up short on this historic...
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Patriots fall in tennis

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — With two victories to start the 2013 season, the Franklin Academy tennis team managed to win just one set against a stronger North Raleigh Christian Academy team during non-conference action Monday at the Flaherty courts in Wake Forest....

Historic first cross country meet for Rams

WENDELL — Rolesville High School’s girls and boys cross country teams got their inaugural season underway when they competed Saturday in the Wendell Park Early Bird Meet. “This was a great start to our season,” said Rolesville High School cross country coach Michael Grethe...
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New coach brings excitement to Wolverine golf

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield High School girls golf team is embarking on a new season with a new coach. Carolyn Reitz, who has coached several high school golf teams in the area, is taking over the program for 2013. Rick Riggleman, also the assistant...
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Wake Forest puts forth balanced team at start of season

by Clellie Allen WAKE FOREST — As the new football season begins for the Wake Forest High Cougars, coach Reggie Lucas feels like he has a good sense of how his team is doing, and likes what he sees. “There are no surprises so far. After the scrimmage against Cardinal Gibbons, I...
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Student will golf solo for Rolesville

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris ROLESVILLE — Rolesville High School golfer Allison Nowell will get a lot of individual attention and instruction on the golf course this fall. The freshman will go solo this inaugural golf season after being the only player to sign up to play golf for the...
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Rams win one, drop one

by Jonathan McNamara FRANKLINTON — Red Rams soccer lost both home games and won their road game over the weekend. Starting their season against Southern Nash at home Aug. 22, Franklinton looked well conditioned, never looking fatigued throughout the game. Unfortunately, the Red...
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Patriot runners lead off with talent

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — The return of a talented core of experienced runners has the Franklin Academy cross country team looking forward to 2013. “This year’s team has got coach Dwayne Reece and I really excited,” said Patriot head coach Beth Martin. “First of all,...
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Heritage golfers win season’s first match

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKE FOREST — The Heritage High School girl’s golf team appears ready for its assault on another Cap 8 Conference championship. The Huskies kicked off the 2013 season Monday with a first place finish in the opening match, which was played on the links at...