September 23, 2019

The Los Angeles Rams earned their third win in as many tries this season when they defeated the Cleveland Browns, 20-13, on Sunday Night Football.

Tarboro native and L.A.’s former MVP running back Todd Gurley had yet another light workload in the win. With 14 carries for 43 yards and no…

Observations from prep football's Week 5

September 22, 2019

Week 5 of the prep football season has come and gone, and in its wake left a number of interesting storylines as well as a few exciting games.

Let’s take a look at a few observations from Friday’s games.

Tarboro rolls on

The Vikings earned their 35th consecutive win dating back to the…

Prep football roundup: Cooley powers Southern Nash to 5-0 start

September 20, 2019

Quinton Cooley might still be running.

The Southern Nash running back ran his team to a 55-21 win over Greenville Rose on Friday. Cooley had 309 of the team’s 502 rushing yards, and added four touchdowns. That brings his touchdown total to 23 on the season through five weeks.

Southern Nash (5-…

Tarboro outlasts SouthWest Edgecombe in defensive battle

September 20, 2019

PINETOPS — An emotional Cortezz Jones found himself in the center of the SouthWest Edgecombe huddle following the Cougars’ 24-7 loss to Tarboro on Friday in the Function at the Junction.

Jones wanted to speak to his teammates following the loss, and the senior running back delivered a…