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Category Archives: Sports

Volleyball: Goldsboro Defeats Spring Creek In Season Opener (PHOTO GALLERY)

Volleyball: Goldsboro Defeats Spring Creek In Season Opener (PHOTO GALLERY)

It has been close to eight months since public schools in North Carolina played any sports. The difficult circumstances presented by the COVID-19 pandemic made it hard to say when sports would return. Still, finally, after eight long months, public school started playing sports again in Wayne County on Wednesday. And the excitement in the…read more »

Rosewood’s Alyssa Smothers Inks With UMO

Rosewood’s Alyssa Smothers Inks With UMO

Hard work pays off. It is a maxim used by coaches to describe student-athletes who, over four years, mature and break out of their shell in a particular sport. Rosewood’s Alyssa Smothers is a perfect example. Four years ago, the Rosewood senior was not on college coaches’ recruiting radar. However, during her time playing softball,…read more »

Golden Falcons’ S.J. Harris Signs To Play Baseball At Belmont Abbey

Golden Falcons’ S.J. Harris Signs To Play Baseball At Belmont Abbey

Signing a national letter of intent can be a moment filled with uncertainty. Not for C.B. Aycock’s S.J. Harris, who made his college decision on Tuesday. Harris signed a national letter of intent to baseball at Belmont Abbey College. “It’s been a whirlwind of a time, but it’s amazing,” Harris said. “It has been crazy…read more »

Rosewood’s Harris Signs NLI With UNC Pembroke

Rosewood’s Harris Signs NLI With UNC Pembroke

With his family by his side, Rosewood baseball standout Will Harris finally turned his dream into a reality. Harris signed his name on the dotted line, and as the ink dried, it signaled the end of one chapter and ushered in a new chapter in Harris’ playing career. The senior will take his talents to…read more »

Athletes Of The Week: Turner Bass

Athletes Of The Week: Turner Bass

C.B. Aycock senior Turner Bass is perhaps the most vocal player on the field. Whether on the sideline or on the field, Bass is always trying to fire up his teammates. Along with his charisma, Bass is blessed with incredible athleticism, a trait that has carried Bass through two sports – football and wrestling. Bass,…read more »

Athletes Of The Week: Haley Martin

Athletes Of The Week: Haley Martin

A senior leader on both the cross country and girls’ soccer team, Haley Martin has established herself as a premier student-athlete at Charles B. Aycock High School. Martin thrives not only as a player but also as a tremendous teammate and leader. Martin said she feels incredibly lucky to have played high school sports with…read more »

UMO Athletics Announces Spring 2021 Schedules

UMO Athletics Announces Spring 2021 Schedules

From UMO Media Relations MOUNT OLIVE — The University of Mount Olive released the outline of the projected schedule days for the 2021 season for all Trojan sports this week. All sports will play on certain days to help combat the complexity of all UMO sponsored sports playing in the spring season. Below are the estimated days…read more »

Football: C.B. Aycock Starts Workouts (PHOTO GALLERY)

Football: C.B. Aycock Starts Workouts (PHOTO GALLERY)

The C.B. Aycock football team started workouts on Tuesday. The Golden Falcons and the rest of Wayne County are getting ready to start a shorted seven-game football season in February. Players, who brought their own water bottles, arrived and were put into a socially distant line to go through pre-workout COVID-19 screenings, which included masked…read more »

Wayne Country Day Set To Host First Cancer Try-Run

Wayne Country Day Set To Host First Cancer Try-Run

Some Wayne Country Day Students are putting together a unique event to support cancer patients undergoing treatment. The first Wayne Country Day Cancer Try-Run will occur on Saturday, Nov. 21st, at 10:00 a.m. at Wayne Country Day. There will be a mud run, a spartan run and a color run, which are all 5ks. There…read more »

Hannah Best and Gracyn Perry Make History At Wayne Country Day

Hannah Best and Gracyn Perry Make History At Wayne Country Day

It is never easy making history at a high school filled with history, especially if a student-athlete is still in middle school. However, that did not stop Hannah Best and Gracyn Perry from making history at Wayne Country Day. The duo are the first middle-schoolers in Wayne Country Day history to play on two varsity…read more »

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