Sports

Sep. 06, 2014 @ 08:48 PM

College football rundown

No. 14 Southern California 13, No. 13 Stanford 10


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 08:22 PM

Lady Jackets keep all-county volleyball crown

Lee County went 4-0 and successfully defended its county volleyball championship Saturday at the fourth playing of the Lee Christian All-County Volleyball Tournament. The Lady Yellow Jackets (11-0, 3-0 Cape Fear Valley) topped the host Lady Falcons in the final match 25-10, 25-23.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 11:52 AM

Patriots romp from the start again, go to 3-0

Pinecrest 45, Beddingfield 20


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 11:06 AM

Seattle beats Texas after Washington leaves as Ranger manager

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kendrys Morales hit two of Seattle's four homers and the Mariners beat Texas 7-5 Friday night, handing the Rangers their seventh straight loss only hours after manager Ron Washington resigned unexpectedly.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 11:04 AM

Ill Peng stops; Williams-Wozniacki US Open final

Overcome by heat and humidity in the second set of her U.S. Open semifinal, China's Shuai Peng paused between points to clutch at her left thigh and put her weight on her racket as if it were a cane.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 11:01 AM

Garcia shoots 64, takes lead at BMW

CHERRY HILLS VILLAGE, Colo. (AP) — Sergio Garcia hit great shots that led to eagle, birdie and par Friday. They carried him to a 6-under 64, giving him a one-shot lead going into the weekend at the BMW Championship on ever-changing Cherry Hills.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Tar Heels ready for San Diego State

No. 21 North Carolina knows who its quarterback will be. The Tar Heels also will have a few more defensive players.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

No. 21 South Carolina looks to move forward

Steve Spurrier sounds less certain about No. 21 South Carolina's potential for big things than he did a few weeks ago.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 04:56 AM

Duke visits Troy hoping for another jump-start

The Duke Blue Devils started things rolling last season with a down-to-the-wire win over Troy.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 04:55 AM

N.C. State ready for test from pass-happy ODU

North Carolina State's defense is preparing for an entirely different challenge this week.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 04:54 AM

Wake moves past opener, ready for Gardner-Webb

New Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson isn't going to scrap everything just because his team lost its opener in embarrassing fashion.


Sep. 06, 2014 @ 12:39 AM

Backup QB leads Chargers again

For Northwood head coach Bill Hall, his Chargers had a chance to do something historic against rival Jordan-Matthews Friday night.


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 11:40 PM

Cavaliers pick off St. Pauls for 27-7 victory

With five more turnovers, the Southern Lee defense stood strong once again Friday night, and they walk away winners.


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 11:31 PM

Jacket defense carries Lee County to 3-0

Athens Drive got the ball five times in the second half looking for a go-ahead score versus visiting Lee County Friday night.


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 11:50 PM

High school football scoreboard

Lee County 13, Athens Drive 7
Southern Lee 27, St. Pauls 7


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 04:31 PM

Lee Christian wins with big comeback

Volleyball
Lee Christian d. O'Neal 18-25, 17-25, 25-17, 25-17, 15-7


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 12:34 PM

Seahawks dominate Green Bay 36-16 to begin 2014

The ceremony was brief, lasting less than 10 minutes. The Seattle Seahawks celebrated the accomplishment of winning their first Super Bowl title last season


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 12:31 PM

Only 2 Chase spots up for grabs at Richmond

There are only two spots in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship up for grabs headed into NASCAR's regular-season finale at Richmond, where a first-time winner this season could snag a last-minute berth.


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 12:28 PM

Federer saves two match points, reaches U.S. Open semis

This is what ran through Roger Federer's mind as he stood one point from losing to Gael Monfils in the U.S. Open quarterfinals:


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 12:25 PM

McIlroy shares first-round lead at BMW Championship

CHERRY HILLS VILLAGE, Colo. (AP) — Rory McIlroy felt anything under par was a good score Thursday at Cherry Hills, even if he had reason to expect much better.


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 12:24 PM

Yankees homer twice in the 9th to beat Boston

NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira and Chase Headley hit solo home runs off Koji Uehara in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees stunned the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Thursday night to bolster their slim playoff hopes.


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Cavs ready after last week, last season

St. Pauls (1-1) at Southern Lee (2-0) - 7:30 p.m.

Last season - St. Pauls 36, Southern Lee 31


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Yellow Jackets visit old, present, nemesis tonight

Lee County (2-0) at Athens Drive (1-1) - 7 p.m.

Last season - Athens Drive 28, Lee County 26


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Jets, Chargers clash in week 3

Jordan-Matthews (1-1) at Northwood (2-0) - 7:30 p.m.

Last season - Northwood 22, Jordan-Matthews 6


Sep. 05, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

IN THE DRAFT: Rules are rules, racers are racers

Wow! Gotta love a vacation. Sue and I spent seven days on the high seas as we cruised down to the Bahamas.