Sports

Mar. 31, 2015 @ 04:04 PM

U.S. gives up another late goal in 1-1 tie at Switzerland

Jozy Altidore was ejected in the 68th minute for a foul and mouthing off at the referee, and the United States gave up another late goal in a 1-1 tie against Switzerland


Mar. 31, 2015 @ 03:57 PM

Area scores: Imps edge Union Pines by a run

Baseball
Cary 6, Union Pines 5


Mar. 31, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Area scores: Jaguars run 4th at Bill Carver T&F Classic

Track and field

Bill Carver Track and Field Classic


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 11:23 AM

Denny Hamlin races to 25th Cup win, 5th at Martinsville

Denny Hamlin just needed a visit to Martinsville Speedway to get his racing team back on track.


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 11:20 AM

Jimmy Walker wins hometown Texas Open

Jimmy Walker made himself right at home on the Texas Open leaderboard.


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 11:18 AM

South Carolina earns 1st Final Four berth, beats FSU 80-74

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Tiffany Mitchell scored seven of her 21 points in the final 2 minutes and South Carolina beat Florida State 80-74 on Sunday in the Greensboro Regional final for its first Final Four berth.


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 11:15 AM

Maryland ousts Duke from NCAA women's tourney

MARYLAND 65, DUKE 55


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 11:13 AM

MSU, UK and Wisconsin join Duke in Final Four

MICHIGAN STATE 76, LOUISVILLE 70, OT


Mar. 30, 2015 @ 11:09 AM

Duke back in Final Four after 66-52 win over Gonzaga

Mike Krzyzewski is living in the moment with his youngest team ever, not thinking too much about the significance of his latest trip to the NCAA Final Four.


Mar. 29, 2015 @ 05:03 AM

Powering through records

Heather Connor, a first-grade teacher at Tramway Elementary School, is off to a record-breaking start in her new sport: powerlifting.


Mar. 29, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Area scores: Cavs claim event wins at CFVC track meet

Track and field

Cape Fear Valley Conference meet


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 05:49 PM

Highlanders take game one at Campbell

Michael Boyle struck out six, Shane Johnsonbaugh knocked in two runs, and Radford topped Campbell 3-1 Friday night at Jim Perry Stadium.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 10:27 AM

Freshman-led Duke in another regional final, beat Utah 63-57

Justise Winslow says coach Mike Krzyzewski never treated him and the other Duke freshmen like, well, freshmen.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 10:24 AM

N.C. State loses 75-65 to Louisville in Sweet 16

"Survive and Advance" had become the mantra again for North Carolina State, a tribute to the late Jim Valvano and his improbable championship with the Wolfpack in 1983.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 10:21 AM

South Carolina holds off North Carolina 67-65 in NCAAs

North Carolina just couldn't protect its late lead.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 10:18 AM

Walker takes one-shot lead in Texas Open

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jimmy Walker shot a 5-under 67 on Friday in the Texas Open to take a one-stroke lead in his hometown event.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 10:16 AM

Wall leads Wizards past Hornets 110-107 in double-overtime

The Washington Wizards were on the verge of watching a fourth-quarter lead dissolve into a bad loss for the second game in a row.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 10:14 AM

Logano wins Martinsville pole; Elliott to start 27th

Daytona 500 champion Joey Logano won the pole for Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Martinsville Speedway, and Chase Elliott earned the right to make his debut in the series by qualifying 27th.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Devils Ridge brings N.C. championships in this weekend

Devils Ridge Motocross in Sanford will welcome many top motocross riders from throughout the state and region today and tomorrow for the 24th Annual Honda/Suzuki of Sanford North Carolina State Championship Race.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Stallions win 8-4 at Coats-Erwin

SanLee Middle School broke open a close baseball contest with six runs in the sixth inning, taking an 8-1 lead, and the Stallions finished off an 8-4 victory in a Lee-Harnett Athletic Conference game at Coats-Erwin Middle School Thursday afternoon.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:06 PM

Area scores: Lady Cavs net eight against Western Harnett

Girls soccer

Southern Lee 8, Western Harnett 1


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:51 AM

Just another ACC game when Wolfpack meets Cards? Nope

At first glance, it seems like just another Atlantic Coast Conference game — North Carolina State vs. Louisville.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:47 AM

Coach K vs. Coach K with Duke and Utah in Sweet 16

Coach K vs. Coach K.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:44 AM

Arizona, Kentucky and Notre Dame advance to Elite 8

ARIZONA 68, XAVIER 60


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:32 AM

Eric Staal's goal, 2 assists lift Canes over Penguins, 5-2

Cam Ward stood tall in his return from a bout with a virus, and his Carolina Hurricanes teammates gave the goalie plenty of offensive help.