Your Daily Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:22:45 EST 1800 Pirates drop Raiders into 2-way tie for 1st http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4512192/Pirates-drop-Raiders-into-2-way-tie-for-1st LUMBERTON — If last week's shutout loss at Pinecrest was stomach-turning for the Lumberton Pirates, then Thursday's 3-1 win over Richmond was the ideal remedy heading down the stretch in the Southeastern Conference championship race... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Raiders clinch SEC title in shutout http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4512154/Raiders-clinch-SEC-title-in-shutout LUMBERTON — It was fitting that the Richmond Senior softball team clinched the Southeastern Conference regular season title with a shutout.After all, the Raiders have yet to lose this season. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Bad judgement leads to bad play http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4512209/Bad-judgement-leads-to-bad-play In the scorebook it looks like a harmless 3-2 putout to end the fourth inning, but in reality it could have been more.Much, much more. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Sweet Sixteen http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4500509/Sweet-Sixteen PEMBROKE — Early in the season, the Richmond Senior softball team set its sights big. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Raiders seize 1-game lead in SEC http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4500478/Raiders-seize-1-game-lead-in-SEC PEMBROKE — Purnell Swett was inches away from heading into its dugout leading by three going into the bottom of the fourth. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Raiders look to inch closer to title http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4488707/Raiders-look-to-inch-closer-to-title ROCKINGHAM — Over the last three years, Richmond Senior has posted records of 9-5-1, 14-1 and 11-4 in its first 15 games. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Strength in their power http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4489945/Strength-in-their-power ROCKINGHAM — Before the season started, Richmond softball coach Wendy Wallace believed her team could hit. Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Richmond slips past Swett behind McFayden http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4479640/Richmond-slips-past-Swett-behind-McFayden PEMBROKE — Cassie McFayden scored two goals to lead Richmond Senior girls soccer team to something it hasn't accomplished this season.Winning back to back games. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Pinehurst unveils ‘new’ course http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4477713/Pinehurst-unveils-new-course This isn't going to be Payne Stewart's or Michael Campbell's Pinehurst No. 2 when the U.S. Open returns to the course that played host to the 1999 and 2005 championships. Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Richmond finds ‘O’ late to down Hoke http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4159449/Richmond-finds-O-late-to-down-Hoke ROCKINGHAM — It took a while for Richmond Senior to get its bats going against Hoke's Jordan Virgil.Then those bats caught fire. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Parks, Raiders slam Bucks to remain perfect http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4159436/Parks-Raiders-slam-Bucks-to-remain-perfect ROCKINGHAM — There was very little mystery as to what helped Richmond Senior remain undefeated Friday night.Power and pitching. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Richmond girls win track meet http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4150388/Richmond-girls-win-track-meet ROCKINGHAM — In its final home meet of the season, the Richmond Senior girls track team knocked off Purnell Swett and Scotland. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST SEC baseball, softball races getting tighter http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4150418/SEC-baseball-softball-races-getting-tighter ROCKINGHAM — Just like the weather, things are starting to heat up in the race for the Southeastern Conference baseball championship. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hoke explodes in second half for win http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4136272/Hoke-explodes-in-second-half-for-win ROCKINGHAM — All that separated the Richmond Senior girls soccer team from snapping its five-game losing streak was 40 minutes.The only problem was Hoke made a slight halftime adjustment. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Tough to match the excitement, drama from 1999 http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4136288/Tough-to-match-the-excitement-drama-from-1999 The nation's eyes will be on Amen Corner and Augusta National this weekend as someone not named Tiger Woods will slip on the coveted Green Jacket after winning the Masters. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Jacobs picks St. Andrews http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4124132/Jacobs-picks-St.-Andrews ROCKINGHAM — Summer Jacobs had her college choices narrowed down to two and when it came down to making her pick, she went local. Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST South Columbus names Hutchison as coach http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4124240/South-Columbus-names-Hutchison-as-coach TABOR CITY — For the second straight year, an assistant coach is leaving Richmond Senior to become a head coach. Tue, 8 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Hitchcock Creek becomes cotton mills’ power source http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/history-opinion_columns-outdoors/4110102/Hitchcock-Creek-becomes-cotton-mills-power-source Editor's note: This is the second of a two-part series about Hitchcock Creek. The first was published March 11, 2014. Mon, 7 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Tedder learns lessons at ‘The Rock’ http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4112227/Tedder-learns-lessons-at-The-Rock ROCKINGHAM — The only way the weekend would have been better for Morgan Tedder was to have it end in the winner's circle.Or have her mother not watch a race through her hands and fingers. Mon, 7 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Raiders finish second in High Point meet http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4111528/Raiders-finish-second-in-High-Point-meet HIGH POINT — The Richmond Senior boys track and field team finished second in the annual Neal Morris Invitational in High Point Saturday. Mon, 7 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST