Sports

Prep roundup: Saints swim final meet; local teams battle on hardwood

Five Southern Wayne seniors honored

Rebels fall to Eagles in Carolina 1A play

Rosewood fends off second-half comeback

Gators drop East Central 2A soccer opener

East Duplin scores in final 4 seconds

Local sports calendar

Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2021 Prep basketball E. Wayne girls at S. Wayne, 4 p.m. Lakewood at North Duplin, 6 p.m. Prep boys’ soccer Wallace-Rose Hill at Spring Creek, 5 p.m. S. …

Trojan wrestling team pauses season

The University of Mount Olive wrestling team is on pause due to COVID-19 related issues. Six wrestlers tested positive after a dual meet at Limestone on Jan. 17. Head coach Dan Willis said he and …