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Apr. 16, 2015 @ 10:28 PM

Duke gets commitment from post player while Council signs with Providence

Thursday was a busy day as Duke added a commitment for men's basketball and former Northern standout Ricky Council II signed with Providence along with a host of student-athletes from Jordan making their college choices official.


Apr. 13, 2015 @ 10:07 PM

Tigers dominate scoring but Pirates play with heart

While the effort and enthusiasm on both sides compared favorably, the difference in talent and execution between Riverside and Chapel Hill was vast in the Tigers’ 20-1 victory on Monday.


Apr. 03, 2015 @ 10:05 PM

Tigers rally by Riverside

The Chapel Hill baseball team pulled out a narrow 5-4 victory over visiting Riverside in the Hilltop Invitational Tournament Friday night thanks to late inning heroics by senior Andrew Miller (triple, 2 RBI) and junior Connor Stough (RBI, run scored).


Apr. 03, 2015 @ 09:22 PM

Cedar Ridge rallies by Northern; Williams tops Carrboro

Cedar Ridge exploded for three runs in the bottom of the sixth, and pitcher Elliot Orlowski tamed a tough Northern lineup with a complete game gem to stun the Knights 5-2 Friday night in the Hilltop Tournament.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 09:48 PM

Late goal lifts Riverside over Jags

In a hard fought match, the Riverside lacrosse team prevailed 10-9 over host Carrboro on Tuesday night to improve to 2-1 in the Conference 5 standings.


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Apr. 10, 2015 @ 09:28 PM

Red Wolves rally by Chapel Hill

With the score knotted up in the bottom of the sixth inning, Perry Christian laced a leadoff double down the left field line, and Cedar Ridge turned that spark into a two-run rally to knock off Big Eight 3-A conference foe Chapel Hill 3-1 Friday night.


Apr. 03, 2015 @ 10:05 PM

Tigers rally by Riverside

The Chapel Hill baseball team pulled out a narrow 5-4 victory over visiting Riverside in the Hilltop Invitational Tournament Friday night thanks to late inning heroics by senior Andrew Miller (triple, 2 RBI) and junior Connor Stough (RBI, run scored).


Apr. 03, 2015 @ 08:54 PM

S. Granville rolls by Wildcats

Senior second baseman Zack Moore hit a lead off home run to spark a five-run first-inning outburst in South Granville’s 10-1 win at East Chapel Hill on Friday in the second day of the Hilltop Invitational.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 09:48 PM

Late goal lifts Riverside over Jags

In a hard fought match, the Riverside lacrosse team prevailed 10-9 over host Carrboro on Tuesday night to improve to 2-1 in the Conference 5 standings.


Mar. 12, 2015 @ 08:13 PM

Chapel Hill seniors a special group for Norris

Most seniors are lucky to have two or three years with a coach but for Jessica Wall and Raziyah Farrington have known Chapel Hill coach Sherry Norris since they were in kindergarden.


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Apr. 03, 2015 @ 08:54 PM

S. Granville rolls by Wildcats

Senior second baseman Zack Moore hit a lead off home run to spark a five-run first-inning outburst in South Granville’s 10-1 win at East Chapel Hill on Friday in the second day of the Hilltop Invitational.


Apr. 02, 2015 @ 10:24 PM

Panthers fall to Topsail; Northern gets shutout win

Topsail ace Clark Cota spun a 2-hitter and struck out eight batters as the defending 3-A state champions beat Orange 3-1 in the Hilltop Invitational on Thursday night.


Feb. 28, 2015 @ 09:57 PM

NCHSAA State Basketball Playoffs

Saturday’s Games


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 12:04 AM

Sowell, Whitaker lead Riverside in state wrestling

Jaquon Sowell and Gary Whitaker of Riverside take titles in 4-A, while Southern's James Taylor wins in 3-A.


Feb. 15, 2015 @ 12:05 AM

PAC-6 Tournament schedules moved up; regular-season wrapup

The PAC-6 4-A moved up the start of its boys’ and girls’ basketball tournaments at Saturday’s coaches’ meeting because of the threat of wintry weather this week. The tournaments will now begin on Monday instead of Tuesday.


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Nov. 08, 2014 @ 02:59 PM

Final football brackets: Southern nabs top seed; changes many

Reigning and undefeated 3-AA state champion Southern, fresh off a miraculous comeback win at previously undefeated Orange Friday night has earned the No. 1 seed in the 16-team state 3-AA football playoffs that begin Friday. ... Complete list of all area teams' playoff seedings and Friday night matchups ... Updates from preliminary brackets are many, including Granville Central losing home opener, seeding drops and opponent changes.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 12:43 AM

Northwood rips Gibbons for No. 3 Big Eight seed

Northwood romped over Cardinal Gibbons 31-6 on a night that their offense wasn’t even firing on all cylinders, but Coach Bill Hall assured he would take care of those miscues this week in practice headed into Friday’s 3-A state playoffs.



Oct. 31, 2014 @ 02:22 AM

Northwood rips Chapel Hill in Big Eight tussle

“We tried to come back from their opening and we just played flat,” Marsh said. “This was not one of our better games. It was a series of things that led to everything going in their favor. Northwood was just the better team tonight and it showed.”

Northwood got the opening kickoff and marched to the Chapel Hill 10 before stalling and settling for a 27-yard field goal by Tyler Whitaker.

But after that defensive stand by the Tigers, everything else went awry.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 08:34 PM

PREPS: Bad day on state playoff front for some, good for others

Durham Academy loses NCISAA field hockey title 1-0 in sudden-death to Charlotte Country Day ... Area 2-A and 4-A state tennis finalists all fall in championship round ... Many area programs advance through regionals to state cross country championships.


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Nov. 08, 2014 @ 01:38 AM

UNBEATEN NO. 1: Southern ends Orange perfection

Reigning state champion Southern won the battle of the unbeatens Friday night, handing Orange its first loss of the season 27-23 en route to the Big Eight 3-A Conference championship and likely the No. 1 seed in the state 3-AA playoffs.

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Southern 27, Orange 23
Northern 34, Riverside 22
Chapel Hill 42, Cedar Ridge 30
Hillside 57, Roxboro Person 0
Northwood 31, Cardinal Gibbons 6
Granville Central 42, Northwest Halifax 0
South Granville 14, Roanoke Rapids 0 ...
Reidsville 56, Carrboro 6 ...
Northern Vance 36, Oxford Webb 19


Nov. 01, 2014 @ 02:03 AM

Strothers, Riverside clinch 4-A playoff berth with road win

Riverside survived a five-turnover performance and pulled away for a 44-24 victory at Person Friday. Quarterback Diante Strothers accounted for four touchdowns for Riverside in the win.



Oct. 25, 2014 @ 08:34 PM

PREPS: Bad day on state playoff front for some, good for others

Durham Academy loses NCISAA field hockey title 1-0 in sudden-death to Charlotte Country Day ... Area 2-A and 4-A state tennis finalists all fall in championship round ... Many area programs advance through regionals to state cross country championships.


Oct. 25, 2014 @ 01:26 AM

ECH fields a team, but no match for Person

The Person High School football team took advantage of a couple of early breaks and pulled away for a 42-6 victory at East Chapel Hill Friday.