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Wakefield controls Cougars in final regular season home game

Wakefield 18, Wake Forest 1 by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — Wakefield enjoyed an easy 18-1 victory over Wake Forest girls lacrosse in their last home game of the regular season Friday. The Wolverines jumped out to a fast start with five goals in the first three minutes, ending the...
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Heritage takes down Eagles

Heritage 17, Enloe 5 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — Heritage scored 15 runs in the first inning and won by mercy rule in the fifth inning at home against Enloe in the 17-5 win Friday. The game started fast: Jordan Gontram hit a three-run home run and then Hayley Lambertsen...
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Franklin Academy soccer making up for rough start

Franklin Academy 6, East Wake Academy 0; Franklin Academy 4, Woods Charter 4 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — Franklin Academy girls soccer started the season 1-3-1, but are now 11-3-2 after a big 6-0 win over East Wake Academy Monday and a 4-4 tie with Woods Charter Tuesday....
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Heritage blow out Cougars in rivalry game

Heritage 15, Wake Forest 1 by David Allen WAKE FOREST — Heritage High School’s baseball team beat Wake Forest High School in a close first game on April 2nd, but Tuesday night’s rematch saw the Heritage Huskies completely sweep the Cougars aside to win 15-1. In the first inning,...
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Huskies hand Cougars first loss

Heritage 3, Wake Forest 2 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — Undefeated no more. The Wake Forest softball team lost to Heritage at home Tuesday night, 2-0 in their first loss of the season. The Huskies suffered their first loss of the season to Wake Forest, 3-2, April 2 and they got...
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Patriots blanked by Roxboro Community

Franklin Academy 0, Roxboro Community 9 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — For the fifth time this season, the Patriots baseball team failed to score a run. They lost at home to conference opponent Roxboro Community, 9-0 Tuesday. Franklin Academy is now 4-12 and 3-3 in conference...
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Cougars and Wolverines shine at championship

by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — Wakefield girls won the Cap 8 conference track and field championship, while the boys team finished fourth  place in the meet hosted by Heritage High School Saturday. Wake Forest’s boys came in third and the Cougar girls finished fifth. Heritage...
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Wakefield breaks through in overtime

Wakefield 3, Wake Forest 0 by David Allen WAKE FOREST – When Wake Forest High School’s Cougars soccer team hosted Wakefield’s Wolverines Thursday, the Cougars’ defense was an effective foil to the Wolverine’s attack. Each team held the other scoreless through regulation time. In...
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McGeorge leaves Heritage

by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — To the astonishment of fans of Husky football, Heritage High School announced Tuesday morning that head coach Jason McGeorge will be leaving the school for another career choice. “It’s a bittersweet feeling to know I was a part ...
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Wakefield’s boys tennis again undefeated in regular season

by Marty Simpkins RALEIGH — Wakefield’s boys tennis finished the regular season 16-0 and won their fourth consecutive Cap 8 conference title April 15. The Wolverines defeated Leesville Road on the road, 7-2, to achieve the milestone. Five players also finished the season without...
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Franklinton goes on a winning streak

Franklinton 16, N.C. School of Science and Math 0 by David Allen WAKE FOREST – Franklinton’s softball team extended its shut-out win streak to three with a 16-0 victory over N.C. School of Science and Match Friday. The Red Rams controlled the game from the beginning, with pitcher...
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Patriots blanked by Vikings

Franklin Academy 0, Voyager Academy 4 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST — Even though Franklin Academy’s baseball team lost to Voyager Academy 4-0 at home April 15, the team didn’t feel too badly afterwards. It’s the Patriots’ first conference loss of the season and drops them to...