ST. PAULS — When Pete Ivey arrived at the St. Pauls High School baseball stadium on Friday evening, he knew that there would be a celebration. He just didn't realize it was for him.
PEMBROKE — Laura Bird likes a challenge.
GOLDSBORO — The St. Pauls tennis team continued its postseason success on Saturday at the NCHSAA 2A Mideast Regional tournament as top singles player James Hendrix qualified for the 2A state tournament on Friday in Cary.
If you've been in Pembroke and needed a paramedic or rescue service, chances are that Pembroke Rescue and EMS has helped you out.This year brings a new way to give back.
ST. PAULS — Going into Friday's rivalry game against St. Pauls High School, Red Springs coach Chris Howell knew the final game of the regular season wouldn't change much in the Three Rivers Conference standings.
ROWLAND — The South Robeson baseball team has faced its share of adversity this season.
PEMBROKE — When the Southeastern Conference baseball schedule reached its midpoint in early April, there were five teams tied for first place.
LUMBERTON — In the not-so-distant past, football teams in Robeson County would prepare for their seasons with a scrimmage known as the Battle of the Border, pitting local players against their counterparts in South Carolina.
Showstoppers hosting free playoff game
PEMBROKE — The 12th-ranked University of North Carolina at Pembroke baseball team hasn't had any shortage of excitement this year. The final home game of the season lived up to that billing as the Braves beat Wingate 9-8 in extra innings...
ST. PAULS — Jason Bullock didn't know what to expect from his St. Pauls High School tennis team heading into the first round of the NCHSAA 2A state dual playoffs on Tuesday against North Johnston.
FAIRMONT — After being shut out by first-place Whiteville on Friday night in a key Three Rivers Conference matchup, the bats came alive for the Fairmont baseball team on Tuesday in a 9-2 win over South Columbus.
LUMBERTON — There was no hiding the stakes as Lumberton catcher Nolan Locklear stepped up to the plate with two outs in the bottom of the sixth inning of the Pirates 4-3 win against Scotland on Tuesday.
2015 UNC PEMBROKE GOLDEN BRAVES AWARDSCHANCELLOR'S AWARD(Given to student-athlete with highest GPA in each sport)
PEMBROKE — As she approached the stage after hearing her name called as The University of North Carolina at Pembroke's Female Athlete of the Year on Monday, Hana Metzinger said one thought was racing through her...
LUMBERTON — With just one game left in conference play, the Southeastern Conference soccer standings started to take their final shape.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke women's basketball coach John Haskins announced a pair of additions to his 2015-16 roster on Wednesday. Junior college prospects LaShonda Prichard and Nyla Allen both announced...
AVONDALE, La. (AP) — It sounds like Justin Rose believes he's had a breakthrough in the Big Easy.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Kurt Busch has spent time this year in a Delaware courtroom, then on NASCAR's sidelines as he served a three-race suspension for an alleged domestic assault on a former girlfriend.
LAURINBURG — Before Robert Beacham arrived at Scotland High and became an integral part of the Fighting Scots' offensive attack, the now-senior standout was all about football.
It has been decades since Bob Dylan suggested that one does not need accuweather to know which way the wind blows.
3 coaches come with N.C. State caravan
In less than two weeks, golfers around the county will have the chance to help local students in their hunt for a medical career, but now's the time to sign up.
FAIRMONT — Sophomore McKenzie Gore hasn't been at full strength this season for the Whiteville High School baseball team, which has limited his time on the mound.
FLORENCE, S.C. — With just six wins total and one conference win, the University of North Carolina at Pembroke faced a trying season, one made even harder by news that the program would be cut at the end of the season for financial...
SOUTHERN PINES — The Purnell Swett High School baseball team allowed just one run on Friday during a 1-0 loss at Pinecrest, but it cost the Rams more than just the game.
LUMBERTON — In the logjam atop the Southeastern Conference standings, the Lumberton High School baseball took a major step forward in its chances of claiming a conference championship, claiming a 1-0 victory over Richmond on Thursday.
LUMBERTON — As the Pinecrest and Lumberton soccer teams walked off the field at following a 1-1 draw on Thursday, neither team was particularly happy.
FORT BRAGG —NASCAR veteran Kasey Kahne is plenty comfortable when he sits behind the wheel of his No. 5 Chevrolet.
ROCKINGHAM — The start wasn't what the Lumberton High School soccer team wanted during a 5-1 win against Richmond on Wednesday but ultimately the Pirates got what they wanted.
LUMBERTON — When Anna Matteson began powerlifting with trainer Cedric Woriax at the Southeastern Lifestyle Center in Lumberton, she didn't carry her stuff in a gym bag.
PEMBROKE — Hannah Ammons hasn't had the chance to travel the world, but her lone season on The University of North Carolina at Pembroke women's tennis team let her experience it in a whole new way.
PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke baseball team has been an offensive juggernaut this season, leading the Peach Belt Conference in all major batting categories.
ROCKINGHAM — One of the trademarks for a Ricky Young-coached team is being aggressive on the base paths.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — He was coming off two weeks of rest and admittingly wasn't striking or putting the ball well, but Fairmont native William McGirt used the weekend to make the RBC Heritage tournament a success.
ST. PAULS — As the Spring semester was about to start up at St. Pauls High School in January, Jason Bullock found out that the school needed a new boys tennis coach.
MONTEVALLO, Ala. — Newcomer Michael Powell garnered the 2015 Freshman Track Athlete of the Year, head coach Peter Ormsby was named the 2015 Men's Track and Field coach of the Year, and senior Shaquille Ray won the 100 meter dash finals on...
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — After four rain delays and 11 extra laps, Matt Kenseth finally drove to victory lane.It took him nine hours to get there Sunday at a water-logged Bristol Motor Speedway.
NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta Braves reliever Andrew McKirahan was suspended for 80 games Monday following a positive test for a banned substance under Major League Baseball's drug program.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Kyrie Irving scored 30 points in his playoff debut, LeBron James added 20 in his first postseason game with Cleveland in five years and the Cavaliers opened a run toward an NBA title with a 113-100 victory over the Boston...
ROCKINGHAM — No one officially timed it, but the softball game between Lumberton and Richmond Senior may have lasted longer than the bus ride to Rockingham.If it did, it was barely over the time.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Troy Merritt shot a 2-under 69 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the RBC Heritage, while defending champion Matt Kuchar and Masters winner Jordan Spieth stayed within reach.
What can $15,000 do to help homeless animals? Some of Robeson County's furry friends are about to find out.
PEMBROKE – The 18th-ranked UNC Pembroke baseball team put together its 20th-straight double-digit hit attack of the season to help support a solid outing from Andy Sullivan and the Braves topped visiting Lander, 9-4, in the series opener on...
GREENWOOD, S.C. — Former Purnell Swett High School golfer Laura Bird picked up her first career postseason honor this week when as one of 10 student-athletes named to the 2015 Peach Belt Conference women's golf All-Conference...
PEMBROKE — The Southeastern Conference race, which was a muddled mess entering Friday night's baseball action, didn't get any clearer after Scotland beat Purnell Swett 6-2.
LUMBERTON — In Friday night's game against the Pinecrest High School baseball team, Lumberton sophomore A.J. Brooks experienced something for the first time this season, a view from behind the plate.
FAIRMONT — The Fairmont baseball team continued its run of success on Friday, beating East Columbus 6-4 for the team's ninth win in a row.
9 Robeson County players lead travel team to title
LUMBERTON — The Southeastern Conference has historically been competitive in baseball, but halfway through the conference schedule, there's no clear favorite.