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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Jackets win wrestling tournament

The Roanoke Rapids High School Yellow Jackets Wrestling team won the Andy Hawks Duals wrestling tournament this past Saturday at Cummings...

Weldon/Northampton the most intense and friendliest...

The Weldon Chargers basketball teams hosted the Northampton Jaguars Friday night. What I believe started when the girls coach Grady...

Halifax Academy drop non-conference games Thursday

The Halifax Academy Vikings basketball teams hosted St. Thomas Moore Academy out of Raliegh Friday night at home with both teams 12-1 and...

Jimmy Powers named Yellow Jackets head softball coach

Roanoke Rapids High School acting Athletic Director Mark Snead confirmed Thursday night that USSSA Hall of Famer Jimmy Powers of Gaston...

Chaloner basketball earn wins at home Wednesday

Chaloner Middle School hosted Rocky Mount Prep Wednesday at the "Jr. Hive" with both boys and girls Jackets pulling off the win. The...

Sports Page

Jimmy Powers named Yellow Jackets head softball coach

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Roanoke Rapids High School acting Athletic Director Mark Snead confirmed Thursday night that USSSA Hall of Famer Jimmy Powers of Gaston has been named 2018-19 Head Roanoke Rapids Lady Yellow Jackets...

Chaloner basketball earn wins at home Wednesday

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Chaloner Middle School hosted Rocky Mount Prep Wednesday at the "Jr. Hive" with both boys and girls Jackets pulling off the win. The Chaloner Middle girls beat Rocky Mount Prep 40-29 and improves to...

Weldon Chargers strike fast and hard

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On most Wednesdays the Weldon High School Chargers are busy reflecting on a Tuesday's game or preparing for a Friday night game, but today the Chargers visited the Huskeys of North East Carolina...

Jackets wrestling team falls short on Senior night

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The Roanoke Rapids High School Yellow Jackets Wrestling Team lost a close match to Northern Nash 45-33 on Senion night Wednesday at the "Hive". Results are as follows 152 Airrick Moore (NN) pin...

The Bolt of the Chargers takes down KIPP Panthers

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The Panthers of KIPP was struck twice Tuesday night by the visiting team of the Weldon Chargers. During the first contest of the evening the Panthers' JV team walked away with a 45-38 win. Both...

Eagles hosted Raiders Tuesday night on court

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Northeast Academy hosted Hobgood Academy Tuesday night in Lasker. JV Boys game: NEA 7 4 6 3 20 Trent Wheeler 6 Dalton Vann 3 Heath Hobbs 5 William Coggins 2 Nathan Trevino 4 HA 5 7 6 6 24 Jordy...

Jackets wrestled to 5th out of 21 teams

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The Roanoke Rapids High School Wrestling Team placed 5th at the River City Invitational in Elizabeth City this past weekend which sported 21 teams from Virgina and North Carolina. 285 lbs. Antonio...

Chaloner basketball continues to win

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Chaloner Middle School basketball teams hosted Conway Middle Monday afternoon at the Jr. Hive. Both Chaloner teams improved to 6-0. The Chaloner girls beat Conway 25-22. Chaloner Stats: Skylar Wade...

Chaloner basketball home again Wednesday

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Chaloner Middle School has a home basketball game again Wednesday. Wednesday 1/16: Home basketball games vs Rocky Mount Prep at 4:00.

KIPP Halifax College Prep girls rebound with win

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The KIPP Halifax College Prep girls basketball team rebounded from last Wednesday's 22-6 lost to Conway Middle with a win Monday at Gaston Middle school 32-12. KIPP Halifax College Prep scorers:...

Halifax Academy sweeps St. Thomas Moore Academy and girls lead conference

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The Halifax Academy Vikings basketball teams hosted St. Thomas Moore Academy out of Raliegh Friday night at home with both teams 12-1 and undefeated in the CIC conference. Both Halifax boys and...

Poole honored for reaching 1,000 varsity points mark

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Sophmore Halifax Academy Lady Viking Emerson Poole was honored Friday night during pregame for reaching over 1,000 points in her varsity basketball career, Halifax Academy Headmaster Mike Ferguson...

Carolina Shine Spring Flag football registration open

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The Carolina Shine Youth Flag Football league has opened up registration for their 2019 spring league play. Registration ends March 31, 2019, with league play and draft beginning on April 6th. This...

Halifax Academy girls improve to 12-1 with Wednesday win

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The Halifax Academy Varsity basketball teams split Wednesday night against Ridgecroft on the road with the girls winning and the boys falling. The Lady Vikings won 37-28 to improve to 12-1 overall....

Chaloner boys and girls now 5-0

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Chaloner Middle SChool boys and girls basketball team improved to 5-0 with both wins Wednesday evening. The Chaloner Middle girls beat KIPP Gaston College Prep. 40-12. Chaloner Stats: Skylark Wade...

Jacket wrestlers improve to 4-0 in conference

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The Roanoke Rapids High School Yellow Jackets Wrestling team advanced to 4-0 in the conference Wednesday night with two team wins. RR beat JF Webb 66-10. Match Results: 132 Jacob Bouchard (RR) pin...

Johnson gains softball experience at Florida games

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Over the holiday break, Shaelyn Johnson, a sixth grader at KIPP Halifax, spent some time playing softball. {gallery}11019softball{/gallery} She was nominated and accepted to play in the Softball...

NEA girls win, boys fall on road

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The Northeast Academy JV and Varsity basketball teams traveled to Albemarle Tuesday night with both NEA girls teams earning the wins while both boys team fell. JV Girls game NEA 7 10 9 10 36 Emalee...

Football

Carolina Shine Spring Flag football registration open

The Carolina Shine Youth Flag Football league has opened up registration for their 2019 spring league play. Registration ends March 31, 2019, with...

Basketball

Weldon/Northampton the most intense and friendliest rivals in the Roanoke Valley

The Weldon Chargers basketball teams hosted the Northampton Jaguars Friday night. What I believe started when the girls coach Grady Williams left...

Other Sports

Jackets win wrestling tournament

The Roanoke Rapids High School Yellow Jackets Wrestling team won the Andy Hawks Duals wrestling tournament this past Saturday at Cummings High...