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Red Rams go 2-0 to kick off season

by Jonathan McNamara LOUISBURG — The Red Rams traveled to county rival Louisburg High for their first away game of the season, besting the Warriors 50-28. Tallying 503 yards of offense in 52 plays, the Red Rams charged their way into the win column for the second time in a row....
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Cougars work on building a legacy at the net

by Clellie Allen WAKE FOREST — Cyndi Keller may just be in her second full year coaching the Wake Forest Cougars girls tennis team, in one of the toughest tennis conferences in the state, but she’s excited. “I have half of my players from last year returning,” Keller said. “The...
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Wake Forest coach draws on history to inspire

by Clellie Allen WAKE FOREST — For volleyball coach Jenna Hinton, coaching young Wake Forest High players isn’t just about the volleyball, it’s also about passing forward the things that made a significant impact on her life when she was a Wake Forest-Rolesville volleyball...
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Cougars ready for soccer

by Clellie Allen WAKE FOREST — In his three years at the helm of Wake Forest High boys soccer, coach Jeremiah Mattingly is putting forth what he feels is the most even team he’s had. “We have 12 seniors this year and I’m excited about that, Mattingly said. “This will be the most...
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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...