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Wolverine Girls Overcome Mistakes to Win

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Despite turning the ball over numerous times, the Wakefield High School girls basketball team prevailed with a 47-42 win over Jordan in Monday’s season opener for both teams. “We had way too many turnovers and it was not a pretty win,” said...
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Wakefield struggles in basketball opener

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — It wasn’t the way Wakefield High School coach Dexter Cooley wanted his team to start the 2013-14 basketball season. On Tuesday night, the Wolverines were outgunned by their non-conference visitors, Cary, losing to the Imps 67-50. “We still...

Wakefield overcomes six turnovers in playoff win

By Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — Wakefield High School’s football team made it count when it mattered Friday night. After suffering through several turnovers, the resilient Wolverines escaped with a 14-13 victory over visiting Green Hope in the first round of the North...
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Wakefield wins battle of unbeatens and retains Predator Trophy

by Clellie Allen WAKEFIELD — A meeting in any sport between crosstown rivals Wake Forest and Wakefield comes with the atmosphere of two prize fighters ready to battle. From the student sections to the players themselves, Friday’s football game, played at and won by Wakefield...
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Undefeated Wakefield, Wake Forest set for showdown

by Becky Kimbrell-Norris WAKEFIELD — In high school football, some games matter more to the fans than others. Friday’s game between cross-town rivals Wakefield and Wake Forest is one of those games and one that has been circled since the start of the season. The Wolverines, 6-0,...