Red Springs’ Williams named Scholar Athlete of the Month Red Springs’ Williams named Scholar Athlete for April
RED SPRINGS — Red Springs High School senior Jessica Williams is a big believer in giving back to the community, and for that reason, cheerleading has always been natural fit.
“We don’t just build ourselves, we’re there to build other peoples’ character as well. Like with the basketball teams and football teams, we’re there to push them on,” she said....
St. Pauls wrestling expected to stay St. Pauls wrestling expected to stay put
Team gets $2,000 in donations in first month
ST. PAULS — In late March, members of the St. Pauls High School wrestling team came face to face with idea that they might not have a program next winter.
Citing a lack of conference support and budgetary concerns, the team and its supporters were told in a meeting with school administration that they would need to raise $3,000 privately by July to kee...
Thursday's Local Roundup: Late rally fuels Lady Pirates PEMBROKE — A pair of freshmen came through with big hits in Lumberton’s 7-4 win at Purnell Swett Thursday.
Randi Bullard and Kailey Prevatte, who hit seventh and eighth in the Pirates’ lineup, provided back-to-back singles in the seventh inning that scored three runs and broke a 4-4 tie. The two combined for five runs batted in and each went 2 for 4.
It backed a strong outing from Lumberton pitcher Meagan Skipper, who allowed five hits. With...