Robesonian- RSS SPORTS Feed http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 1 Mar 2015 16:22:33 EST 1800 Shaw going the distance http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152044687/Shaw-going-the-distance ST. PAULS — David Shaw Jr. is the top-ranked triple jumper in NCAA Division II indoor track and field this season, and has won three national championships. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:46:18 EST UNCP wrestlers sit in 4th place after 1st day at super regional http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152103705/UNCP-wrestlers-sit-in-4th-place-after-1st-day-at-super-regional Today's local playoff games2nd round2A girls — Red Springs at Kinston, 4:30 p.m.1st round4A girls — Knightdale at Lumberton, 2 p.m. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:46:17 EST Stopped at the finish http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152085844/Stopped-at-the-finish Thursday's playoff scores2A girls — Red Springs 65, Farmville Central 64 (OT)4A boys — E.E. Smith 56, Lumberton 53Friday's playoff games Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:56:17 EST Red Devils survive OT thriller http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152079038/Red-Devils-survive-OT-thriller RED SPRINGS — Entering the playoffs, Red Springs High School sophomore Victoria Henderson had only suited up in five varsity basketball games for the Red Devils and had a single point to her name since being called up from the junior varsity... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:51:16 EST Showstoppers win in OT http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152087693/Showstoppers-win-in-OT Contributed photo Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:51:12 EST Senior night special http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152050252/Senior-night-special PEMBROKE — With a division championship on the line, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men's basketball team faced a four-point deficit in the second half on Wednesday after blowing a halftime lead against Francis Marion... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:41:22 EST Constant delays leave Lumberton’s teams with 2-week break http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152023407/Constant-delays-leave-Lumbertons-teams-with-2-week-break Thursday's playoff games2A Girls — Farmville Central at Red Springs, 6 p.m.4A Boys — Lumberton at E.E. Smith, 6 p.m. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:31:16 EST Jones on the rise http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152014696/Jones-on-the-rise Games postponed Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:11:22 EST UNCP men jump to 18th in latest D2 media poll http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152044439/UNCP-men-jump-to-18th-in-latest-D2-media-poll WICHITA, Kan. — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team jumped four spots to No. 18 in the latest NCAA Division II Media Poll on Tuesday. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:11:15 EST Weather leads to local playoff games being postponed http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152018260/Weather-leads-to-local-playoff-games-being-postponed Wednesday's playoff scheduleBoys4A — Lumberton at E.E. Smith, 7 p.m.2A — SouthWest Edgecombe at Fairmont, 6 p.m.2A — St. Pauls at Goldsboro Tue, 24 Feb 2015 15:51:29 EST UNCP men find stride at UCS Invite http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152018320/UNCP-men-find-stride-at-UCS-Invite WINSTON-SALEM — Shaquille Ray, Dillan Perry, Kory Jones, Brandon Bulla, Tim Sigmon and Onaje Humbert posted top-10 finishes in their respective events to highlight action for The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men's track and... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:06:14 EST Smith gets a public farewell http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151998638/Smith-gets-a-public-farewell CHAPEL HILL — North Carolina has said its final farewell to Dean Smith. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:16:12 EST Logano rides to victory http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151997624/Logano-rides-to-victory DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Soaked in booze but drinking a Coke, Joey Logano fretted over how he and his new bride would celebrate his most significant victory. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:51:12 EST McGirt enjoys another solid Sunday, finishes in 14th place http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151996373/McGirt-enjoys-another-solid-Sunday-finishes-in-14th-place LOS ANGELES — For the second straight Sunday, Fairmont native William McGirt turned in one of the day's best rounds, climbing the leaderboard for a good payday while snatching some all-important FedEx Cup points. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:16:12 EST Local briefs: Eight county teams make basketball playoffs http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151988296/Local-briefs:-Eight-county-teams-make-basketball-playoffs LUMBERTON — The season will continue next week for the county's eight high school basketball teams that made the playoffs. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 22:41:12 EST Thompson takes 5th, no other Pirates place at state wrestling meet http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151987275/Thompson-takes-5th-no-other-Pirates-place-at-state-wrestling-meet GREENSBORO — The Lumberton wrestling team entered the final day of the NCHSAA 4A state wrestling championships with its entire team still alive, but when the dust settled at the Greensboro Coliseum on Saturday, one wrestler stood above the... Sat, 21 Feb 2015 22:36:20 EST Braves throttle past Armstrong http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151988005/Braves-throttle-past-Armstrong SAVANNAH, Ga. – The 22nd-ranked University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team shot a season-best 62 percent from the field, including an 71 percent effort in the first half, to blow past Armstrong State, 115-92, on Saturday... Sat, 21 Feb 2015 22:36:18 EST Sherman ready to build Pembroke roots as new Swett FB coach http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151973145/Sherman-ready-to-build-Pembroke-roots-as-new-Swett-FB-coach PEMBROKE — Jon Sherman is somewhat of a journeyman, coaching at five different schools in his young career. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 23:41:17 EST Braves edge Montevallo in extra innings http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151979794/Braves-edge-Montevallo-in-extra-innings MONTEVALLO, Ala. — Cody Adkins singled with one out in the top of the 11th to bring Ben Schmucker racing home with the game-winning run as the third-ranked University of North Carolina at Pembroke baseball team rallied back from a late three-run... Fri, 20 Feb 2015 23:41:14 EST Pirates stay alive after Day 1 of state tourney http://robesonian.com/news/sports/151980694/Pirates-stay-alive-after-Day-1-of-state-tourney GREENSBORO — All five Lumberton wrestlers advanced to the second day of the NCHSAA 4A State wrestling championships and one kept in the hunt for a state title. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 23:41:12 EST