High school soccer: Chemistry, unity propels North boys’ return to state title game | Sports

It’s not like Norman North’s boys’ football program is in dire need of success. The T-Wolves’ six championships are the third-most of any program in the state, which is impressive considering the school was only founded in 1997. Four of these championships took place over a six-year period between 2010 and 2016. North has a … Read more

Phil Stacey On Hockey: Bruins force Game 7 with excellent showing | Sports

BOSTON — A demon who could score the first goal in a game against the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2021-22 season has finally been exorcised. Now, can the Boston Bruins defeat even the most bewildering beast by winning in Raleigh on Saturday afternoon? A blood-and-guts effort on Thursday night gave them that chance. A crucial … Read more

Round 2 area baseball preview | High School Sports News

There were 14 area schools that started Tuesday’s North Carolina High School Athletic Association baseball tournament, but a tough night whittled that number down to six for Round 2. The Big Four – North Lincoln, Fred T. Foard, St. Stephens and East Lincoln – who struggled all season in the Western Foothills 3A Conference, won … Read more

Loudon boys soccer hammers Greenback | Sports

The Loudon High School boys’ football team defeated the Greenback School 7-1 in a District 4-1A matchup on April 12. Although only one goal separated the teams at half-time, three goals in the first eight minutes of the second half sent the Redskins on their way to a resounding victory. “It was a very disappointing … Read more