Wolverines hold Northern with goal-line stand

By Marty Simpkins Staff Writer RALEIGH — A tackle by junior Jaleel Scroggins on the 3-yard line gave Wakefield their first victory of the season as they escaped Northern with a narrow 20-14 win. It seemed as if Wakefield had control of the game early when they went into halftime...
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Wakefield wrestlers shorthanded in loss to Caps

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School’s wrestling team was at a disadvantage when they hit the mats against visiting Cap 8 Conference opponent Broughton High last Thursday night. The Wolverines fell to the Caps 72-10 but had to forfeit six...
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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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Wolverines get past slow start to defeat Heritage

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Wake Weekly Sports WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield High School girls basketball team has created a pattern of making things tougher on themselves this season. Slow starts are a recurring issue for the Wolverines and against visiting Cap 8 Conference opponent...
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Wakefield wrestlers compete in memorial invitational

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris Correspondent KNIGHTDALE — A couple of Wakefield High School wrestlers had a solid showing at the Corporal Pruitt Rainey Memorial Wrestling Invitational, held Saturday at Knightdale High School. Juniors Billy Liptrot and Garrison Roberts both finished the...