April 18, 2019

Tennis was one of the few sports that connected with Chuck Roberson. And for the past four years he has been chasing a goal of playing the sport in college.

The Rocky Mount Academy senior signed on Thursday to play for Hampden-Sydney College next season. Currently battling a high ankle sprain and…

Gryphons' Phillips, Norwood win doubles championship

April 17, 2019

Sam Phillips and Landon Norwood didn’t lose a match when they played doubles together throughout the regular season.

The partners from Rocky Mount High haven’t lost yet in the postseason, either.

Phillips and Norwood defeated Wilson Fike’s Max Fogleman and Marty Madar in the…

Nash Central's Page headed to Barton College for baseball

April 17, 2019

The Nash Central baseball program continues to churn out college athletes and the latest signee brings the total to five Bulldog seniors who have inked commitments to play college baseball.

Andrew Page on Wednesday signed a letter of intent to play baseball at Division II Barton College. He will…

Gryphons tennis duo advances to championship match

April 16, 2019

Rocky Mount High tennis player Sam Phillips was looking forward to playing doubles again with his friend Landon Norwood.

“We were last doubles partners in eighth grade but we’ve always been on the same team,” Phillips said after a match on March 26. “And in the offseason we…