Braves sweep Georgia Southwestern

Braves sweep Georgia Southwestern

AMERICUS, Ga. – Senior Brandon Watts scored 10 of his game-high 19 points amid a dominating second half effort by the UNC Pembroke men’s b...

January 15th, 2018 |  


McGirt’s streak ends in Hawaii

McGirt’s streak ends in Hawaii

HONOLULU — Fairmont native William McGirt logged a tie for 65th on Sunday at the Sony Open in Hawaii, ending his streak of three consecutive top...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Local Roundup: Swett wrestlers win close matches

Local Roundup: Swett wrestlers win close matches

LUMBERTON — Purnell Swett wrestling coach Nicky Barnes saw his team do Monday what it had failed to do in many tight matches throughout the seas...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Red Devils win ‘ugly’

Red Devils win ‘ugly’

ST. PAULS — The trash-talking started Sunday between Glenn Patterson and Glenn Patterson Jr. ahead of Monday’s matchup between St. Pauls a...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Shinnick earns coach of the year award

Shinnick earns coach of the year award

CHARLOTTE — After serving on Pete Shinnick’s staff at The University of North Carolina at Pembroke from 2006 to 2014, current UNCP coach S...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Tarleton State’s Reisman to receive leadership award

Tarleton State’s Reisman to receive leadership award

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Former Lumberton resident Lonn Reisman has been selected to receive the 2018 Guardians of the Game Award presented by TallOrd...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Lumberton’s Allen gets 2nd NFL playoff assignment

Lumberton’s Allen gets 2nd NFL playoff assignment

LUMBERTON — In September, referee Brad Allen was announced as one of 21 full-time hires by the NFL.On Sunday, the Lumberton native will take par...

January 14th, 2018 |  


Braves alone atop PBC standings

Braves alone atop PBC standings

COLUMBUS, Ga. — The UNC Pembroke men’s basketball team matched a Peach Belt Conference record with 14 blocks and scored six unanswered poi...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Gary’s grit: Duke overcomes adversity in win over Wake Forest

Gary’s grit: Duke overcomes adversity in win over Wake Forest

DURHAM — Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski missed Saturday’s game against Wake Forest because of a virus.But he wasn’t the only ailing Blue...

January 13th, 2018 |  


Pirates cruise past Purnell Swett

Pirates cruise past Purnell Swett

PEMBROKE — In the last few days of the 14 day layoff for the Lumberton boys basketball team, coach Matt Hill saw a difference in the energy leve...

January 12th, 2018 |