Robesonian- RSS SPORTS Feed http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS Wed, 20 Aug 2014 04:29:56 EST 1800 2014 RobCo football: Sasser preaches toughness at St. Pauls http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50091543/Toughness-preached-at-St.-Pauls Football preview scheduleSaturday: South RobesonSunday: FairmontToday: St. PaulsWednesday: Red SpringsThursday: Purnell SwettFriday: Lumberton—- Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:34:07 EST Leaders survive the pressure at Kiwanis tourney http://robesonian.com/news/home_top-sports/50156818/Leaders-survive-the-pressure LUMBERTON — Larry Cloninger and John Haskins never lost the lead during the second round of the Kiwanis All-American Golf Tournament but it came close. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:23:03 EST McGirt confident heading into FedEx Cup playoffs http://robesonian.com/news/home_top-sports/50157124/McGirt-confident-heading-into-FedEx-Cup-playoffs GREENSBORO — William McGirt's timing could hardly be better. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:03:04 EST Gordon races to first win at Michigan since 2001 http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50156900/Gordon-races-to-first-win-at-Michigan-since-2001 BROOKLYN, Mich. (AP) — It had been 13 years since Jeff Gordon's last victory at Michigan — which came during the same season as his most recent championship on NASCAR's top series. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:27:03 EST Newton, Stewart lead Panthers past Chiefs, 28-16 http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50156896/Newton-Stewart-lead-Panthers-past-Chiefs-28-16 CHARLOTTE (AP) — If Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera has his way, Cam Newton won't be running as many read-option plays as he has in the past. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:23:04 EST Upton’s 2-run HR helps Braves top Lester, A’s 4-3 http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50156893/Uptons-2-run-HR-helps-Braves-top-Lester-As-4-3 ATLANTA (AP) — Mike Minor needed a reason to believe he could work his way back to his 2013 form.Beating Jon Lester could provide that confidence boost. Mon, 18 Aug 2014 02:19:04 EST Sunday’s Kiwanis tee times and Saturday scoreboard http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50153826/Sundays-Kiwanis-tee-times Kiwanis All-American Golf TournamentSunday tee times7:36 a.m. — Ken Windley, Royal Windley; Allen Adams, John Adams Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:17:09 EST 2014 RobCo football: Fairmont builds for the future http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50112436/Fairmont-builds-for-the-future Football preview schedule:Saturday: South RobesonToday: FairmontTuesday: St. PaulsWednesday: Red SpringsThursday: Purnell SwettFriday: Lumberton—- Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:56:05 EST The fantastic foursome http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50153672/The-fantastic-foursome LUMBERTON — A strong individual player isn't necessarily the key to winning the Kiwanis All-American Golf Tournament, but it doesn't hurt. Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:54:02 EST Sunday’s Kiwanis tee times http://robesonian.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-sports/50154060/Sundays-Kiwanis-tee-times Kiwanis All-American Golf TournamentSunday tee times7:36 a.m. — Ken Windley, Royal Windley; Allen Adams, John Adams Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:49:10 EST 2014 RobCo Football: Mustangs bringing back the excitement http://robesonian.com/news/hsfootball-localsports-sports/50078692/Bringing-back-the-excitement Football preview schedule:Today: South RobesonSunday: FairmontTuesday: St. PaulsWednesday: Red SpringsThursday: Purnell SwettFriday: Lumberton—- Sun, 17 Aug 2014 00:57:05 EST Duo shares lead at Wyndham http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50149125/Duo-shares-lead-at-Wyndham GREENSBORO (AP) — Heath Slocum needs a strong finish at the Wyndham Championship to earn a spot in the PGA Tour's postseason. Sat, 16 Aug 2014 12:52:06 EST Ex-Brave wins Carolinas PGA assistant championship http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50140190/Ex-Brave-wins-Carolinas-PGA-assistant-championship MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — PGA apprentice Scott Lambert, a former All-Peach Belt Conference standout for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens golf team from 2008 until 2012, won the Carolinas PGA Assistant Championship earlier this month... Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:02:03 EST Tee times for the 37th Annual All-American Golf Tournament http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50140997/Tee-times-for-the-37th-Annual-All-American-Golf-Tournament The following are the tee times for the 37th annual All-American Golf Tournament presented by Kiwanis of Robeson-Lumberton, which will be held Saturday and Sunday at Pincrest Country Club. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 09:06:05 EST Playing for the fun of it http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50124766/Playing-for-the-fun-of-it MINNEAPOLIS — Growing up as a kid, Edward Gerald wasn't a baseball fan. Early during his time at St. Pauls High School, Gerald was more interested in a career as a basketball player. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:21:04 EST Braves report for football season http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50131777/Braves-report-for-football-season PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolin at Pembroke football coach Shane Richardson welcomed more than 115 football players to campus on Tuesday morning as the Braves reported for preseason drills to officially kick off the 2014 football... Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:22:03 EST Braves snap losing streak to Dodgers http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50137897/Braves-snap-losing-streak-to-Dodgers ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves needed six tries to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers this season.Justin Upton thinks the Braves took too long. Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:27:03 EST Preparing for the storm http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50123945/Preparing-for-the-storm ST. PAULS — The first scrimmage of the season for St. Pauls was almost cut short after rainy weather skirted the St. Pauls Jamboree. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 10:49:03 EST Investigation looking into Stewart crash http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50119351/Investigation-looking-into-Stewart-crash CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (AP) — The collision was as common as any in racing. Kevin Ward Jr.'s car spun twice like a top, wheels hugging the wall, before it plopped backward on the dimly lit dirt track. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 08:51:04 EST Allmendinger gets first Sprint Cup win http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50119319/Allmendinger-gets-first-Sprint-Cup-win WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — AJ Allmendinger's journey is almost complete. Mon, 11 Aug 2014 08:46:08 EST