December 15, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Harris plays in Shrine Bowl today in South Carolina

Person High School senior football player Josh Harris and his Tar Heel State teammates will get a chance to measure themselves against their southern neighbors today in the Shrine Bowl of Carolinas.  The annual high school all-star football game More...

Raptors pounce on cold ‘Dogs

The Roxboro Community School boys’ basketball team learned relatively quickly that Research Triangle’s top-10 ranking in the state is legit.  The Raptors finished the first quarter strong and never looked back in a 79-51 rout of thei More...

VIR promotes two key executives

DANVILLE, VIRGINIA — VIRginia International Raceway, one of North America’s premier road courses, is excited to announce the promotions of two long-term executive team members.  Kerrigan Smith has been named President and Chief Opera More...

SMS opens season with win

The Southern Middle School wrestling team opened its season with a 54-18 victory against Mc- Dougal last week.  The Panthers picked up seven forfeit victories and won two of three weight classes contested on the mat. More...

Bulldogs fall in non-conference tilt to Research Triangle

The Research Triangle High School girls’ basketball team used a quick burst in the fourth quarter and survived a wild final minute to edge Roxboro Community School, 47-41 Friday at the Dog House.  The Bulldogs slipped to 2-6 on the season, More...

ON THE DIAMOND

Person County native Frank Shotwell had a successful softball season. He was named Most Valuable Player of a Softball Players Association tournament in Johnson City, Tennessee after batting .833. More...

BOWLING SUMMARY

THURSDAY NIGHT MIXED LEAGUE Week 14 Standings Team W L Causing Trouble 68.5 29.5 Just Us Guys 55 43 Finest Bowlers 52 46 Pick Up Artist 51 47 Ball Strikers 45 51 I Don’t Know 43 55 Ballbusters 40 58 More...

Split decision night at Halifax for PHS

The varsity basketball teams from Person High School had split results Friday night across the state line.  The Person girls defeated Halifax (Va.) 53-49, while the boys lost 74-71.  Stats and a recap from those games will be in Wednesday&r More...

THIS WEEK'S SPORTS SLATE

Monday  RCS Girls Middle School Basketball — vs. Mary Potter Middle School 4:30 p.m. RCS Girls Middle School Basketball — vs. Mary Potter Middle School 5:30 p.m.  Tuesday   More...