January 15, 2017

Zack Foster worked hard for Jan. 11.

That is when N.C. Wesleyan started its spring semester. It was supposed to be a chance to get back to friends, get back to structure and get out of the house.

Since the midseason car accident that put him and his mother Kim Foster in the hospital, the former…

Northern Nash boys, Nash Central girls dominate

January 14, 2017

Henry Drake got the defense he’s wanted on Friday.

The Northern Nash boys team was aggressive, disruptive and downright frustrating to Nash Central. The Knights (14-2, 2-0 Big East) cruised to a 72-54 away victory as the Bulldogs struggled to find offensive rhythm.

“You never know what…

Football coaches favor adding a second signing day

January 13, 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Coaches unanimously support creating an early signing period for college football in December, but the executive director of the American Football Coaches Association says none of them want a third signing day in June.

Todd Berry said Wednesday that coaches are worried the…

Bishop men lose, women claim first conference win

January 12, 2017

For a team that hadn’t played in around a month, N.C. Wesleyan seemed in control of its conference opener.

Aside from early foul trouble, the Bishops held a seven-point margin going into the half Wednesday and scored six in the closing minute.

Unfortunately, their opponents blitzed them from…