Your Daily Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 25 Apr 2014 02:45:40 EST 1800 Raiders take down Trojans for title http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4562238/Raiders-take-down-Trojans-for-title SHALLOTTE — The trip to the beach was exactly what Richmond coach Ricky Young wanted for his team.Have fun, play good baseball and win the Beach Diamond Invitational Baseball Tournament. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Richmond rallies to capture crown, stay undefeated http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4562232/Richmond-rallies-to-capture-crown-stay-undefeated SHALLOTTE — For the first time all season, Richmond Senior went into its final at-bat trailing its opponent.With their 20-game winning streak on the line, the Raiders responded to the challenge. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Rush helps Raiders into title game http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4546831/Rush-helps-Raiders-into-title-game SHALLOTTE — For the second straight contest, Mike Rush stepped up for Richmond Senior in crunch time. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Buie, Rush help Raiders tame Bulls http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4537713/Buie-Rush-help-Raiders-tame-Bulls SHALLOTTE — The Richmond Senior baseball team only scored one run, but it was more than enough support for James Buie. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Players to expect different challenges at No. 2 http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4537682/Players-to-expect-different-challenges-at-No.-2 PINEHURST — Bill Coore stood on the first tee and gushed over the restoration project he and his partner, Ben Crenshaw, accomplished at the famed No. 2 course at Pinehurst. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Raiders hope for fresh start at the beach http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4522371/Raiders-hope-for-fresh-start-at-the-beach ROCKINGHAM — It is not the way Richmond Senior thought it would head into spring break. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST Wallace plans on keeping same approach http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/4522339/Wallace-plans-on-keeping-same-approach ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior coach Wendy Wallace doesn't plan on varying from her blueprint.And why should she? Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:01:00 EST 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