Lee County's baseball squad is the highest seed remaining in the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament. The Yellow Jackets were the highest seed left before their quarterfinal win, a 2-1 victory, at Orange Friday night.
The major renovation project, with improvements to every hole and almost every aspect of Carolina Trace Country Club's Lake Course, is about making a round on the Robert Trent Jones Sr. course more comfortable and less comfortable.
Three Sanford Area Soccer League teams won championship medals in the "Just Kickin' It" Recreation Festival tournament May 16-17.
The Mini Stock Mayhem Series charged into Wake County Speedway for a special Saturday evening race at "America's Favorite Bullring."
Lee County's senior pitching ace, Alston Scott, was named the Cape Fear Valley Conference's Player of the Year
Lee County, following a season co-title, the conference tournament title and reaching the state quarterfinals, sported four first-team players and two second-team players on the Cape Fear Valley Conference All-Conference Team
Summer baseball squads from Southern Lee, Lee County, Union Pines, Western Harnett, Northwood and North Moore will be part of day-long Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League tripleheaders
Moore County will welcome 24 softball teams from 11 southeastern states for the 2015 Dixie Softball World Series Aug. 7-12.
Henrik Lundqvist had lots of help in another season-saving performance for the New York Rangers.
LeBron James knew what he left behind when he bolted to Miami five years ago.
NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira homered and drove in four runs, Adam Warren pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 5-1
Simona Halep became the highest seeded player to exit the French Open so far as last year's runner-up lost 7-5, 6-1 to Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in the second round on Wednesday.
James Harden was not happy after a poor performance in Houston's embarrassing loss to Golden State in Game 3.
The Anaheim Ducks stumbled back to their dressing room after regulation in disbelief.
A loss by Venus Williams in the first round at a Grand Slam is no longer the rarity it once was.
NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees
East Carolina claimed the American Athletic Conference title this past weekend as the second-seeded Pirates dispatched top-seeded Houston 9-1 behind the strong pitching of Lee County High School product, Nick Durazo.
Even a master strategist like Joe Gibbs wasn't sure his team made the right call.
Florida State sure turned things around at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.
His career at a crossroads, his confidence shot, Juan Pablo Montoya received a lifeline from The Captain.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Chris Kirk made a par-saving 7-foot putt after an errant tee shot at the 18th hole, avoiding a playoff at Colonial and winning by a stroke Sunday for his fourth PGA Tour victory.
NEW YORK (AP) — Adam Rosales hit a two-run homer off Chris Capuano that bounced off the top of the left-field wall, Yovani Gallardo won for the second time since mid-April and the Texas Rangers sent the New York Yankees to their 10th loss in 11 games with a 5-2 victory Sunday night.
LeBron James dropped to his knees and slapped the floor with his hand.
He was exhausted and exhilarated — and one win from the NBA Finals.
Scoring goals made the Tampa Bay Lightning one of the NHL's most entertaining teams this season. Playing defense for the first time in three games has them within a victory of the Stanley Cup finals for the second time in franchise history.
As the first 17-year-old American man in the French Open since Michael Chang won the 1989 title, Frances Tiafoe learned a valuable lesson from a straight-set loss in his Grand Slam debut.