Sports

Post 11 heads to playoffs after big win over Pitt Post 39

Wayne County Post 11 was set to begin the playoffs hosting a home game Tuesday against Pitt Post 39, but even with a guaranteed playoff spot, coach Adam Pate didn’t allow his team to get cocky as …

Saints football coach hopeful summer scrimmages will fix woes

Southern Wayne finished with only one win last season and a load of the team’s struggles had to do with players fitting in their roles, but the Saints are using summer 7-on-7 competitions to iron …

Ammons signs to become a Lancer

Former Spring Creek multisport athlete Jordan Ammons has finally found his future home at Lenoir Community College. Jordan Ammons has played football, basketball and baseball for the Gators but …

Sheldron Fulcher named new UMO head cheerleading coach

University of Mount Olive Associate Director of Athletics LaToya Lindsey recently announced the hiring Sheldron Fulcher as its new head cheerleading coach. “We are excited to have Sheldron join …

Leah Hanle named Conference Carolinas Female Athlete of the Year

HIGH POINT — Leah Hanle of the University of Mount Olive’s women’s cross country and track-and-field teams has been named the Conference Carolinas Female Athlete of the Year for 2018-19, …