January 20, 2018

A two-point lead in the opening minute of Saturday’s game aside, the N.C. Wesleyan women’s basketball was fighting an uphill battle the entire contest.

Playing at Everett Gymnasium against Salem College in the midst of their best stretch of basketball of the season, the Bishops took a…

For Knights, a special season slowed by snow

January 18, 2018

For Northern Nash coach Henry Drake, the evidence has been there, even if the games on the schedule haven’t.

It’s sound attendance at an optional practice this past Martin Luther King Day, just the second practice of the month. It’s captain Desean Liggins asking Drake to do…

With offers rolling in, Southern Nash's Knight soaking in the moment

January 17, 2018

At first, Southern Nash’s Zonovan Knight tried to play it cool.

“I’m going to try and see if I can remember all of them,” he said on Wednesday, an hour after his most recent Division I football scholarship offer.

Then came the nine schools, each in rapid succession, each…

Eagles swept by hot shooting Henderson Kerr-Vance

January 17, 2018

Winners of three games in a row coming into Tuesday night, Rocky Mount Academy entered its home game against Henderson Kerr-Vance playing its best basketball of the season.

The problem: so was the opponent.

HKV, which improved to 15-0 and 7-0 in the conference on Tuesday with the win, blitzed the…