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Undefeated Broughton shuts down Wake Forest

By David Allen Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Lady Cougars lost to Broughton High on Friday night 70-52. Having fallen behind early on, the Cougars were unable to catch back up due in large part to Broughton’s Kaila Ealey who scored 30 points. “Broughton is ranked...
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Former Wolverine Slay passes on life lessons

RALEIGH — The Neuse Christian Academy varsity and JV girls basketball teams recently hosted Katie Slay, two-time national champion and three-time Penn State All-American volleyball player  for a session on women’s empowerment through sports. Slay spoke about the valuable life...
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Wakefield beats Huskies in OT

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield boys basketball team trailed by as many as ten points in the fourth quarter against visiting Cap 8 Conference opponent Heritage last Wednesday, but came back to knock off the Huskies 63-61 in overtime. For the...
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The buzzer sounds on Wake Forest’s victory

By David Allen Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — In a close game, Wake Forest High was able to edge out Broughton High Friday night for a 54-52 win. Taking the lead in the first quarter, the Cougars held on to it until the third when the Capitals slipped past and scored 17 points to...
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Strong finish gives Red Rams a win

By David Allen Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — The Franklinton Lady Red Rams were victorious in Friday night’s basketball game against the visiting Roanoke Rapids Yellowjackets. The Red Rams took the lead early but allowed the Yellowjackets to slip past their defense until they were...