Robesonian- RSS SPORTS Feed http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 28 Dec 2014 19:07:53 EST 1800 Fairmont, Lumberton, St. Pauls head to West Bladen tourney http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50929564/Fairmont-Lumberton-St.-Pauls-head-to-West-Bladen-tourney LUMBERTON — With the Christmas holiday drawing to a close, it is back to work for several local basketball teams. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 13:55:06 EST Young Rams ready to grow http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50867647/Young-Rams-ready-to-grow PEMBROKE — To say the Purnell Swett wrestling team is young is an understatement. This season, out of the 25 wrestlers the Rams have on the roster, 20 are freshman. Sat, 27 Dec 2014 13:55:04 EST Taking on the big dogs http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50836469/Taking-on-the-big-dogs LUMBERTON — For a 4A school, the Lumberton wrestling team doesn't look like much. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 08:55:04 EST Capping off a career http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50929302/Capping-off-a-career FAIRFAX, Va. – The University of North Carolina at Pembroke saw L.J. Stroman add an emphatic cap to his illustrious collegiate career on Tuesday morning as the Hamlet native was decorated with All-America honors by Beyond Sports Network, the... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 08:11:03 EST 2014 RobCo Football All-County list http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50869806/2014-RobCo-Football-All-County-list All-County awards are decided by The Robesonian's Scott Schlaufman and Caleb Burggraaf based on statistics, overall team performance and on-field impressions. Input from coaches and other area football experts is also taken into... Fri, 26 Dec 2014 12:21:03 EST Sophomore stud http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50874647/Sophomore-stud FAIRMONT — The shoes Fairmont quarterback Julius Caulder stepped into at the beginning of the 2014 season couldn't have been bigger. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 07:59:08 EST Putting the players first http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50914796/Putting-the-players-first FAIRMONT — With a loaded non-conference schedule and the loss of 22 seniors from last year's team, Fairmont coach Randy Ragland said he knew the season could be difficult from the start. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 07:59:07 EST Can’t stop Sheridan http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50909689/Cant-stop-Sheridan LUMBERTON — Humble but confident, Josh Sheridan expected big things from himself as he entered his senior football season at Lumberton this fall.But what he got surprised even himself. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 07:59:05 EST Above and beyond expectations http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50867729/Above-and-beyond-expectations PEMBROKE — Even for then-Purnell Swett football coach Mark Heil, there were some questions about Joshua Jacobs before the first game of the year. Fri, 26 Dec 2014 07:58:06 EST 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