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Jun. 30, 2015 @ 09:42 PM

USA, Cuba ready for baseball series

World powers play five games this week, including two at DBAP Thursday and Friday

Jul. 01, 2015 @ 05:10 PM

Bulls power past Toledo 5-3

Durham ends three-game losing streak on Wednesday


Jun. 30, 2015 @ 09:00 PM

Blue Devils’ Tomlinson named ACC’s top male athlete for 2014-15

Football All-American, now with Detroit Lions, picks up ACC honor


Jun. 28, 2015 @ 08:11 PM

Lavenets edges Williams, claims first Classic championship

ECU golfer from Rougemont sinks putt on 18 to claim thrilling 1-up victory


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Apr. 14, 2015 @ 08:04 PM

Gallery- Durham Celebrates Duke basketball Championship.

Durham Celebrates Duke basketball Championship. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Apr. 14, 2015 @ 05:28 PM

VIDEO: 2014-15 Official Highlights | Duke Justise Winslow

Video highlights of Duke's Justise Winslow from the ACC Digital Network


Apr. 07, 2015 @ 02:18 AM

GALLERY: Duke wins National Championship

Duke beats Wisconsin to win the National Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on Monday, April 6, 2015 in Indianapolis. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

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Jun. 15, 2015 @ 08:45 PM

Duke, Charlotte schedule future football games

Blue Devils, 49ers will play home and home season


Duke-UNC rivalry, Final 4 style

Winslow leaving Duke for NBA


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Apr. 13, 2015 @ 10:00 PM

Burg leaving NCCU basketball

Assistant coach heading to Arkansas-Little Rock


NCCU takes down Hampton on the road

Defense keys NCCU win over IUPUI


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May. 23, 2015 @ 09:52 PM

Carrboro shuts out Trinity, advances to state girls' soccer semis

The Carrboro girl’s soccer team continued its defensive dominance with a 1-0 defeat of 12th-seeded Trinity Saturday evening in the NCHSAA 2-A East semifinals.


May. 22, 2015 @ 09:59 PM

Orange bows out in 3-A quarterfinals

Panthers coach Dean Dease shared an emotional goodbye with his seniors.


May. 22, 2015 @ 09:32 PM

Bengals end Northern's season

Northern's season came to an abrupt end on Friday night as Fuquay-Varina pounded the Knights 14-1 in the fourth round of the 4-A state playoffs.

The loss ended Northern's deepest run in the playoffs for coach Greg Pruitt. He said he was proud of the season his team put together and that there was a bright future for the returning players.


May. 22, 2015 @ 06:31 PM

Voyager's Huff commits to Virginia

6-10 center pledges to Cavaliers over Wake Forest, East Carolina and Wofford


May. 21, 2015 @ 09:19 PM

Northern, Orange continue in baseball playoffs

Win-or-go home games set for Friday night


May. 20, 2015 @ 10:11 PM

Jaguars dominate Franklinton

The Jaguars blanked Franklinton, but their coach said they have to tighten up.


May. 20, 2015 @ 05:51 PM

Cardinal Gibbons tops Cedar Ridge

Red Wolves can't hang with defending state champions


May. 19, 2015 @ 10:29 PM

Vikings ousted by Spring Creek pitching

Voyager knocked out of playoffs


May. 19, 2015 @ 10:21 PM

Jordan's Pinto wins Gatorade award

Freshman soccer star, already pledged to play at UNC, wins state's top honor


May. 18, 2015 @ 06:17 PM

Knights, Panthers hit the road, Vikings at home

Here's a look at what's going on in high school sports in the area.


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Jun. 19, 2015 @ 11:13 AM

RELEASE: UNC extends Roy Williams' contract through 2020

The University of North Carolina and head men’s basketball coach Roy Williams have agreed in principle to extend his contract through the 2019-20 season and increase the compensation package for the Hall of Famer and two-time national championship-winning coach.


Jun. 18, 2015 @ 07:09 PM

Former UNC star Sampson absolves Hatchell in paper scheme

Part of 1994 NCAA championship team, Sampson said Hatchell wasn't invovled in academic fraud that has UNC charged with lack of institutional control


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 10:56 PM

Former UNC wrestling coach "blown away" by his firing

C.D. Mock is trying to make sense of getting fired as UNC's wrestling coach when the team was improving under his leadership.


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 07:32 PM

Spicer emerges in Greenville

Plus news related to former student-athletes who played around here is in this "Fanfare" installment.


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 09:15 PM

UNC women's basketball may lose Gray

UNC coach Sylvia Hatchell could lose the third player from the No. 1 recruiting class in 2013.


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May. 21, 2015 @ 09:55 PM

Scranton rallies to beat Bulls in 10 innings

Durham coughs up 3-0 lead


May. 20, 2015 @ 08:49 PM

Postgame highlights from Curry’s little girl

Plus, it looks like NCCU's volleyball coach is trying to build something really special over there. That and more in "Fanfare."


May. 18, 2015 @ 08:46 PM

Duke’s Stevens, Greenwell make USA teams

Plus more sports tidbits here in "Fanfare"


May. 18, 2015 @ 07:24 PM

Wizards PG John Wall says his left hand won't need surgery

Raleigh's John Wall headed to Cleveland to consult with a hand specialist.


May. 18, 2015 @ 06:59 AM

Scranton sweeps reeling Bulls

Durham loses all four games in a home series


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Jun. 22, 2015 @ 10:23 PM

GALLERY: Herald-Sun Golf Classic 2015, Day 1

Photos from the first day of the Herald-Sun Golf Classic at Hillandale Golf Course (The Herald-Sun | Christine T. Nguyen

Jun. 21, 2015 @ 12:05 AM

Monday's Tee Times for the Herald-Sun Golf Classic

The Herald-Sun Golf Classic starts on Monday at Hillandale Golf Course.


Jun. 11, 2015 @ 09:34 PM

Spicer wins N.C. Women’s Amateur

Sarah Spicer, a rising senior at Northern, finished off her victory in the North Carolina Women’s Amateur Championship at Porters Neck Country Club on Thursday with a flair.


Jun. 10, 2015 @ 09:47 PM

Registration extended for Herald-Sun Golf Classic

The deadline for registration to enter the 69th Herald Sun Golf Classic has been extended to June 18 at 5 p.m. Any questions call Joe May at 919-286-4211 or email at joem@hillandalegolf.com.


May. 27, 2015 @ 09:39 PM

Two emerge from delayed U.S. Women’s Open Championship Qualifier

It was a long day at the Governors Club as golfers from around the globe played 36 holes in the U.S. Women’s Open Qualifier on Wednesday with hopes of earning one of two spots at the U.S. Women’s Open Championship, which will be held at Lancaster Country Club in Pennsylvania on July 9-12.