Robesonian- RSS SPORTS Feed http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 26 Dec 2014 07:49:54 EST 1800 2014 Robeson County Shootout photo gallery http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50916536/2014-Robeson-County-Shootout-photo-gallery By Scott Schlaufman and Caleb Burggraaf Tue, 23 Dec 2014 15:19:08 EST Lumberton girls fall to East Bladen http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50913910/Lumberton-girls-fall-to-East-Bladen ELIZABETHTOWN — The Lumberton girls basketball team couldn't make the quick turnaround after losing in the championship game of the Robeson County Shootout, falling to East Bladen on Monday 46-35. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:02:07 EST Bulldogs wrestling for more http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50833945/Bulldogs-wrestling-for-more ST. PAULS — It's after hours at St. Pauls High School, but windows of the school's cafeteria show a flurry of activity behind a fog that has built up. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:01:07 EST UNCP pegs McGill as new head coach for volleyball team http://robesonian.com/news/localsports1-sports/50909973/UNCP-pegs-McGill-as-new-head-coach-for-volleyball-team PEMBROKE — Ellen McGill will make the jump from the junior college ranks to NCAA Division II, when she takes over as the head volleyball coach at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:01:05 EST Panthers beat Browns 17-13, move into first place http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50908464/Panthers-beat-Browns-17-13-move-into-first-place CHARLOTTE — Cam Newton's teammates have never doubted his toughness.But their respect for the fourth-year quarterback has now reached an entirely different level. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 09:57:04 EST Stellar 2nd half gives UNCP win in final game before break http://robesonian.com/news/localsports1-sports/50903438/Stellar-2nd-half-gives-UNCP-win-in-final-game-before-break PEMBROKE — Brandon Winford matched a career-best with 24 points and sank eight free throws in the final 90 seconds to help the University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team match its best start in 23 years with an 89-77 victory... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 12:34:03 EST Richmond steals the show http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50903333/Richmond-steals-the-show Boys All-Tournament teamSt. Pauls — Dante BurdenDillon — Jaquan KnowlinP. Swett — Mark LocklearSouth Robeson — Corbin HuntFairmont — Julius Caulder Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:14:03 EST A wild finish for the Wildcats http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50903368/A-wild-finish-for-the-Wildcats Girls All-Tournament teamSt. Pauls — Kristen LocklearFairmont — Marsha ClewisP. Swett — Paige SweeneyRichmond — Jarae Nicholson Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:40:06 EST Fairmont continues dominance against Red Springs http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50901800/Fairmont-continues-dominance-against-Red-Springs PEMBROKE — When the game got close for the Fairmont boys basketball team on Saturday, the Golden Tornadoes found their stride. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:42:05 EST South Robeson cruises to Quick victory over Red Springs http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50901339/South-Robeson-cruises-to-Quick-victory-over-Red-Springs PEMBROKE — The last time the South Robeson girls basketball team faced off with Red Springs, it had to come back from a double-digit deficit. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:00:09 EST Saturday’s Robeson County Shootout schedule http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50900090/Saturdays-Robeson-County-Shootout-schedule Here's the schedule for the final day of the Robeson County Shootout on Saturday. All games are at Purnell Swett. Girls 5th place — Purnell Swett vs. Richmond, 10 a.m. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:10:08 EST Richmond fends off Fairmont http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50899611/Richmond-fends-off-Fairmont FAIRMONT — Leading by five points midway through the fourth quarter, Fairmont seemed destined to return to the Robeson County Shootout championship game.The only problem was Fairmont went 3 1/2 minutes without scoring. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:07:06 EST Pirates fire off second-half salvos http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50899538/Pirates-fire-off-second-half-salvos LUMBERTON — After an enthusiastic first-half performance by the Red Springs girls basketball team, Lumberton hit the throttle in the second half to advance to the Robeson County Shootout championship game for the third time in four years with a... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:07:05 EST Swett fends off St. Pauls http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50892260/Swett-fends-off-St.-Pauls PEMBROKE — There were points when the Purnell Swett basketball team seemingly had a comfortable lead on Thursday. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:14:06 EST Heil resigns as Purnell Swett football coach http://robesonian.com/news/breaking_news-sports/50886834/Heil-resigns-as-Purnell-Swett-football-coach PEMBROKE — After eight seasons under Mark Heil, the Purnell Swett football team will be looking for a new coach. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:14:05 EST Late steals help Braves in win over Columbus State http://robesonian.com/news/localsports1-sports/50893460/Late-steals-help-Braves-in-win-over-Columbus-State PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team took the lead for good on Quamain Rose's 3-pointer with 39 seconds left and forced a pair of turnovers down the stretch to key a 76-72 victory over visiting... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:14:03 EST Reaching past the Rams http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50885362/Reaching-past-the-Rams 2014 Robeson County ShootoutGirls bracketFirst round, WednesdayDillon 73, Richmond 25South Robeson 48, Fairmont 23Lumberton 59, St. Pauls 16 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:50:05 EST Pirates bring the pressure http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50885378/Pirates-bring-the-pressure Boys bracketFirst round, WednesdayRichmond 74, Dillon 69Fairmont 86, South Robeson 46Lumberton 80, St. Pauls 60Red Springs 64, Purnell Swett 58 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:50:04 EST Local briefs: Charlotte Elite stops Showstoppers http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50869632/Local-briefs:-Charlotte-Elite-stops-Showstoppers Charlotte Elite stops Showstoppers LUMBERTON — The Robeson County Showstoppers trailed early and struggled to get back into in 117-110 loss to Charlotte Elite on Saturday. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 14:13:03 EST Full Three Rivers Conference football awards http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50879961/Full-Three-Rivers-Conference-football-awards Offensive Player of the Year: Terrin Manning (Whiteville)Defensive Player of the Year: Andrew Powell (Whiteville) Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:45:05 EST