ROCKINGHAM — The outcome was never really in jeopardy, but getting to the finish resulted in a few bumps in the road.
Hamlet to hold baseball fundraiser
ROCKINGHAM — Before the rivalry game started, there was a logjam for first in the Southeastern Conference.At the end of the Richmond Senior-Scotland contest, there is one for second.
ROCKINGHAM — The Scotland girls basketball team has showcased moments of brilliance this season, but its also had spurts that have left coach Janie Hodges exasperated on the sidelines.
HAMLET — Hamlet Middle School baseball coach Ralph Butler is calling on some of his former players to assist his program.
ROCKINGHAM — Coming off its first victory over Pinecrest in nine years, the Richmond Senior wrestling team continued its hot streak at the Patriot Duals at Indepenence High School Saturday morning.
ROCKINGHAM — It was exactly what was needed.The Richmond Senior boys basketball team faced a must-win game with Pinecrest Friday to keep its Southeastern Conference regular season championship hopes alive.
ROCKINGHAM — It was just like water torture.Pinecrest slowly kept adding to its lead until eventually the floodgates opened.
ROCKINGHAM — To say Richmond Senior was motivated to avenge its earlier loss to Pinecrest would be an understatement.
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CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Sheldon McClellan scored 16 points, Angel Rodriguez added 14 and Miami rallied in the second half to beat North Carolina State 65-60 on Thursday night.
ROCKINGHAM — With each mounting loss, their playoff dreams keep getting bleaker and bleaker.Because of that, Richmond Senior girls basketball coach Victoria DeFrate thought her team may go into a bit of funk.
ROCKINGHAM — For one of the few times, maybe even the only time, the Richmond Senior wrestling team rooted for its rival Scotland Wednesday night.
Rockingham runs record to 8-0
ROCKINGHAM — They might be two of the quietest players on the court, but their actions speak volumes.
ROCKINGHAM — There are 93 members listed on their website, and 75 of them qualified to compete for a world championship in Perry, Georgia.
LUMBERTON — After hitting three 3-pointers during the first half of Tuesday's 94-38 win against Lumberton, the Richmond Senior boys basketball team wasn't necessarily upset with its shot selection.
ROCKINGHAM — It didn't look like it on the scoreboard, but it is just what Broderick Hair wanted for his team.Hair said it was the most physical contest Temple Christian had been involved in this season.
ROCKINGHAM — The spark came from an unlikely source.But it was just what Temple Christian needed at the time.
ROCKINGHAM — Before it can think about Friday, the Richmond Senior boys basketball team has to get through today.
ROCKINGHAM — Four members of the Richmond Senior wrestling team went undefeated this weekend.
Rockingham girls remain undefeated
PEMBROKE — David Laton may want to consider scheduling all of his team's games in Robeson County.
PEMBROKE — One of the teams was going to end its Southeastern Conference drought.In the end, it turned out to be the one with the longest losing streak in league play.
ROCKINGHAM — After a week's silence, the sounds of squeaking shoes and the pounding of basketballs on the hardwood will return tonight.
ROCKINGHAM — The loss to Lumberton two weeks ago still haunts Richmond wrestling coach Earl Nicholson.
ROCKINGHAM — Two teams will attempt to repeat last season's success.The Richmond Senior baseball team advanced to the 4A championship series for the first time since 2000, but lost to West Forsyth in three games.
ROCKINGHAM — The Temple Christian boys basketball team fell short of one of their goals.In the grand scheme of things, it isn't a problem — because the main one is still within reach.
ROCKINGHAM — It was a triple dose of good news for the Temple Christian basketball teams Tuesday night.
ROCKINGHAM — This will be the longest layover for the rest of the season for the Richmond Senior boys and girls basketball teams.
While it is the glamour position to play, being a quarterback also comes with a heavy crown.A very heavy crown.
ROCKINGHAM — There are six teams, three boys and three girls, that are undefeated in Southeastern Conference play.And none of them are named Richmond Senior.
Richmond goes 2-2 in meetROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior wrestling team went 2-2 in the Ben L. Smith Eagle Dual Saturday in Greensboro.
SEATTLE (AP) — This time Russell Wilson did it with his arm, passing the Seattle Seahawks into the NFC championship game for the second straight year with a big assist from Kam Chancellor.
CHAPEL HILL (AP) — Marcus Paige hit a scooping layup with 8.5 seconds left to help No. 18 North Carolina rally to beat No. 5 Louisville 72-71 on Saturday.
ROCKINGHAM — The game was right there on their fingertips.But just like most things in the contest, the Richmond Senior girls let it slip away.
ROCKINGHAM — Just another typical Richmond Senior-Hoke slugfest to open the Southeastern Conference schedule.
Temple splits with Liberty
ROCKINGHAM — The next 10 games are all that matters.That is the philosophy that Richmond Senior coach David Laton related following Wednesday's final non-conference tune-up with Anson.
ROCKINGHAM — Call this the main course after a month-long set of appetizers.It's time for Southeastern Conference basketball to tip off and the next five weeks will separate the contenders from the pretenders.
Rockingham Middle rolls to win
As of Jan. 8(According to MaxPreps.com)Pinecrest 0-0 13-1Richmond 0-0 8-4Scotland 0-0 8-5Lumberton 0-0 7-7Hoke 0-0 6-6Purnell Swett 0-0 3-7Today's schedule
As of Jan. 8(According to MaxPreps.com)Lumberton 0-0 9-4Pinecrest 0-0 7-6Purnell Swett 0-0 5-5Scotland 0-0 6-8Hoke 0-0 5-8Richmond 0-0 1-8Today's schedule
WADESBORO — If you didn't have a rooting interest in the game, it was a classic, as the fourth quarter featured five ties and five lead changes.But if you were a Richmond Senior fan, you walked away disappointed.
LUMBERTON — As the clock wound into the final 20 seconds of his 152-pound match with Richmond's Corey Smith, Lumberton's Terrell Soler didn't have to do too much.If anything, he just had to ride it out.
WADESBORO — It is a case of good news and bad news.The bad news is that Anson defeated Richmond Senior 57-29 Wednesday night. The loss sent the Raiders to a 1-8 mark on the season.
ROCKINGHAM — Things may have fallen into place for the Richmond Senior boys basketball team.
ROCKINGHAM — The Temple Christian girls basketball team is back in the same position it was last season.And that is a good thing for coach Broderick Hair and the Tigers.
ROCKINGHAM — After being sidetracked for two years, it appears as if former Richmond Senior football standout Devante Covington will be following in the footsteps of another Raider after all.