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High School Football Week 2

High School Football Week 2

Week two of high school football found most of the area teams on the road. This week’s WGBR Game of the Week featured C.B. Aycock Falcons traveling to Little Big Horn to take on the Eastern Wayne Warriors. Scores for Week 2 C. B. Aycock 44 Eastern Wayne 8 Goldsboro 6 Douglas Byrd 4 Rosewood…read more »

High School Football Week 1

High School Football Week 1

High School Football has officially kicked off the 2022 season.  Each week WGBR will broadcast one local game on 98.3 FM and stream live on Goldsborodailynews.com.  The Deacon Jones High School Football Game of the week one featured CB Aycock Falcons at the Rosewood Eagles. Local Scores from area games: CB Aycock           32               Rosewood           26…read more »

Wondrack Named Assistant Baseball Coach

Wondrack Named Assistant Baseball Coach

A former standout player and volunteer assistant at the College of Charleston, Dan Wondrack was recently hired as an assistant coach for the University of Mount Olive baseball program on Thursday afternoon. Wondrack was a three-year starter at catcher at the College of Charleston from 2015-19 and spent the last two seasons as a volunteer assistant for the…read more »

Deacon Jones Auto Group Football Game of the Week 2022

The tradition, the rivalries, and community pride are all on the line. There’s nothing quite like High School Football! On Friday nights, the area’s home for High School Football is 98.3 FM WGBR and streaming live on GoldsboroDailyNews.com. Hear every second of the area’s most exciting games of the season on the Deacon Jones Auto…read more »

Women’s Soccer Receives Team Academic Award

Women’s Soccer Receives Team Academic Award

To be eligible for the award, teams must hold a minimum cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00 or higher on a 4.00 scale for the 2021-22 academic year. The honor is available to all soccer programs at the high school and collegiate levels. United Soccer Coaches recognized over 600 college programs, including 382 women’s teams.…read more »

UMO Claims IWLCA Academic Honors

UMO Claims IWLCA Academic Honors

The University of Mount Olive women’s lacrosse program was named an Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Academic Honor Squad for the fourth-consecutive year on Wednesday afternoon. Additionally, graduate student Margot Coomes, senior Falon Costigan, graduate student Ali Davis, graduate student Zoe Dougherty, senior Emery Kennedy, graduate student Meagan Maxwell, senior Meaghan Michaud, senior Chaija…read more »

Jarran Reed Football Camp Returns

Jarran Reed Football Camp Returns

Jarran Reed announced today that his football camp will return in 2022. The 4th annual event will offer two sessions on June 22nd at Goldsboro High School. Session 1 will run from 8 AM to 10 AM for ages 8-12. Session 2 is for ages 13-18. It will be held from 12 PM to 3…read more »

Wayne County Girls Soccer To Hold Tryouts

Wayne County Girls Soccer To Hold Tryouts

The Wayne County United Soccer Club is a North Carolina Youth Soccer Association sanctioned club that fielded a U16 Girls Soccer Team in the Fall of 2021.  The team was brand new and completed at the Classic Level.  The club is looking to field a U17 G Team this fall. Middle School and High School…read more »

University Of Mount Olive Names New Director of Athletics

University Of Mount Olive Names New Director of Athletics

University of Mount Olive President Dr. H. Edward Croom has announced the appointment of Joey Higginbotham as Director of Athletics. He will succeed Jeff Eisen who retired in December after almost a decade at the helm of Trojan athletics. Higginbotham’s connection to Mount Olive athletics first began when he was a student and member of…read more »

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