Sports: College

May. 29, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

Lee County's Thomas signs with Barton

May. 28, 2014 @ 06:48 PM

CCCC’s Harris headed to Erskine

Jenaro Harris, point guard and shooting guard for Central Carolina Community College’s basketball team, is excited about continuing his college basketball career for the Flying Fleet at Erskine College in the fall.

May. 25, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

Murr signs with Truett-McConnell

Grace Christian senior Anna Murr, the Crusader and Lee County all-time leading scorer in girls or boys basketball, will continue her basketball career in college as she signed with Truett-McConnell College on Tuesday.

May. 25, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Grace's Fulton signs to play at Guilford

Grace Christian senior Rob Fulton will get to continue his basketball career to the collegiate level as he signed to attend and play hoops at Guilford College on Tuesday.

May. 24, 2014 @ 03:51 PM

Duke defeats Denver 15-12 in NCAA semifinals

Attackman Kyle Keenan scored four goals, Jordan Wolf had three goals and two assists, and top-seeded Duke defeated No. 5 Denver 15-12 in the NCAA semifinals Saturday.

May. 24, 2014 @ 03:47 PM

Miami scores 2 in 12th, holds on to beat Duke 6-5

Jacob Heyward scored on a wild pitch before Tyler Palmer homered in the 12th inning, and Miami held on to beat Duke 6-5 on Saturday at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.

May. 24, 2014 @ 11:53 AM

Virginia beats North Carolina 3-2 in ACC tourney

Derek Fisher had an RBI single in the eighth inning to help Virginia beat North Carolina 3-2 on Friday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.

May. 23, 2014 @ 09:41 PM

Georgia Tech beats Clemson 3-0 in ACC tournament

Mott Hyde hit a two-run homer, while Dusty Isaacs and Sam Clay combined for a shutout to help Georgia Tech beat Clemson 3-0 in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.

May. 23, 2014 @ 03:21 PM

Maryland beats Florida State 5-3 in ACC tournament

Jose Cuas drove in three runs to help Maryland beat Florida State 5-3 in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.

May. 23, 2014 @ 12:12 PM

Clemson beats Miami 3-2 at ACC tournament

Steve Wilkerson's RBI single with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted Clemson past Miami 3-2 on Thursday night at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.

May. 22, 2014 @ 06:30 PM

Duke hits 3 HRs in 6-0 win over Georgia Tech

Drew Van Orden struck out eight and Duke hit three home runs in beating Georgia Tech 6-0 at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.

May. 22, 2014 @ 04:45 PM

Maryland edges Virginia 7-6 in ACC tournament

LaMonte Wade hit two homers, and Jake Stinnett pitched eight innings as Maryland beat Virginia 7-6 in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.

May. 22, 2014 @ 12:20 PM

Seminoles beat Tar Heels 7-1 in ACC tournament

Billy Strode threw six scoreless innings to help Florida State beat North Carolina 7-1 on Wednesday night in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.

May. 21, 2014 @ 07:59 PM

Georgia Tech beats Miami 6-3 in ACC tournament

Brandon Gold hit a two-run single in the eighth inning to help Georgia Tech rally past top-seeded Miami 6-3 in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.

May. 21, 2014 @ 03:02 PM

Clemson tops Duke 5-3 in ACC tourney opener

Tyler Krieger and Steven Duggar each drove in two runs, and Clemson beat Duke 5-3 on Wednesday in their Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament opener.

May. 20, 2014 @ 11:29 AM

On campus: Scott leads Wake Tech baseball

Alex Scott (LCHS) concluded his first year with the Wake Tech baseball team last week, leading the Eagles (20-21-2, 13-13) offensively, defensively and from the mound.

May. 16, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Cougars welcome seven new basketball signees

Central Carolina Community College welcomed seven new men's basketball players to the Cougar family Thursday evening at CCCC's Sanford campus.

May. 06, 2014 @ 10:36 AM

Carver to play soccer at Clearwater Christian College

Elisa Carver’s been a team captain for Grace Christian soccer since her freshman year. So as a senior this spring, she’s a certain veteran as a team leader.


May. 02, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Duke baseball pushing for 1st NCAA bid since 1961

There's another turnaround taking place at Duke — and this time it's happening on the baseball diamond.

Apr. 30, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Lee County's Jackson signs with Guilford

Lee County senior Hunter Jackson signed to attend Guilford College and play basketball for the Quakers on Monday afternoon as his family, coaches and teammates joined him for the signing ceremony.

Apr. 22, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus

Wingate University senior runner Keeley Wood (SLHS) put an exclamation on her four-year career with the Bulldogs women’s track team by earning two silver medals in this past weekend’s 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championships at Lenoir-Rhyne College in Hickory.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 04:54 PM

Duke sophomore Rodney Hood entering NBA draft

Duke sophomore Rodney Hood is entering the NBA draft.

Apr. 18, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Mellette adds All-American honor to great season

Former Southern Lee basketball standout Josh Mellette earned All American honors this week as part of leading Wake Tech Community College to the NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association) Div. II national semifinals this season.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:11 PM

Hatchell: Star freshman DeShields leaving UNC

North Carolina star freshman Diamond DeShields plans to transfer, coach Sylvia Hatchell said Thursday.