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Athlete Of The Week: Kinsley Botkin

Athlete Of The Week: Kinsley Botkin

A multi-sport athlete, Kinsley Botkin is enjoying her first season in a Princeton jersey. A junior, Botkin spent her two years of high school at Dixon High School in Holly Ridge before she moved and started to attend Princeton this year. “It’s different but good,” Botkin said. “I’ve made a lot of new friends and…read more »

Athlete Of The Week: Anthony Valentine

Athlete Of The Week: Anthony Valentine

A vital piece of the Wayne Country Day soccer team, Anthony Valentine is willing to do whatever it takes to help his team win. So far this season, Valentine has scored 15 goals and dished out a team-high 22 assists. The Chargers are currently 14-2 overall and have won 10 games in a row. “It’s…read more »

Boys Soccer: WCDS Blanks Greenfield (PHOTO GALLERY)

Boys Soccer: WCDS Blanks Greenfield (PHOTO GALLERY)

Wayne Country Day’s late-season win streak continues. Andrew Sherman notched a team-high four goals and the Chargers picked up their 10th straight victory, 5-0 over Greenfield on Wednesday afternoon. “They were up for it. It’s the same every year. It’s that initial five to 10 minutes, which will set the tempo for the rest of…read more »

Boys Soccer: Southern Wayne Concedes Late Goal, Falls To Fike

Boys Soccer: Southern Wayne Concedes Late Goal, Falls To Fike

Photo and article from Laieke Abebe Southern Wayne soaked up the pressure in the second half but could not keep the deadlock intact. The Saints gave up a goal with less than a minute left in the game and fell, 2-1 to Fike in Quad County 3A Conference soccer action on Wednesday. 24 seconds away…read more »

Boys Soccer: Princeton Wins Thriller Against Eastern Wayne (PHOTO GALLERY)

Boys Soccer: Princeton Wins Thriller Against Eastern Wayne (PHOTO GALLERY)

After a tough loss against Lakewood on Sept. 15, Princeton head coach Thomas Pilkington challenged his team during practice to come out and have a strong performance against Eastern Wayne on Tuesday. The Bulldogs listened to their coach and responded with a thrilling 5-4 victory against Eastern Wayne to win their first game of the…read more »

Boys Soccer: WCDS Dominates Liberty Christian Academy (PHOTO GALLERY)

Boys Soccer: WCDS Dominates Liberty Christian Academy (PHOTO GALLERY)

Wayne Country Day opened Coastal Plains Independent Conference play with a 9-0 victory against Liberty Christian Academy. Thomas Gurley led the Chargers with five goals, while Riley Preble, Obi Okeke, Anthony Valentine and Michael Geer all scored one goal apiece. Valentine also dished out four assists. Preston Branes finished the game with two assists, and…read more »

Boys Soccer: Spring Creek Drops A Game At Undefeated Greene Central

Boys Soccer: Spring Creek Drops A Game At Undefeated Greene Central

Photo and article from Laieke Abebe Spring Creek took the early lead, but couldn’t hang on in their non-conference matchup with Greene Central on Tuesday. The Gators fell, 2-1 in Snow Hill against a Rams team that is now 8-0 on the season. Despite many positives to take away from the contest, Spring Creek head…read more »

Boys Soccer: WCDS Dominates Freedom Christian Academy (PHOTO GALLERY)

Boys Soccer: WCDS Dominates Freedom Christian Academy (PHOTO GALLERY)

Wayne Country Day won its fourth game in a row on Monday afternoon. The Chargers scored four goals in each half, which powered them to an 8-2 victory over Freedom Christian Academy. Thomas Gurley scored a team-high four goals, Braxton Rose scored two goals, while Obi Okeke and Anthony Valentine each knocked in one goal.…read more »

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