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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hield lifts No. 3 Oklahoma over TexasNORMAN, Okla. -- Buddy Hield's three-pointer from the corner with 1.3 seconds r
Hield lifts No. 3 Oklahoma over Texas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
NORMAN, Okla. -- Buddy Hield's three-pointer from the corner with 1.3 seconds remaining lifted No. 3 Oklahoma to a 63-60 victory over No. 24 Texas on Monday night. Hield struggled early, but scored 12 points in the final 3:11. He scored 21 of his 27... Read more
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The Star
High school basketball roundup: Shelby boys stay in 1st Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 11:17 PM BOYSShelby 63, Draughn 51 — The Golden Lions
High school basketball roundup: Shelby boys stay in 1st
The Star / Posted 11 hours ago
Posted Feb. 8, 2016 at 11:17 PM BOYSShelby 63, Draughn 51 — The Golden Lions stayed atop the SMAC standings with their fifth straight win. Quay Kimble led two Shelby players in double figures... Read more
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The Star
Swimming, wrestling, basketballVARSITY SWIMMINGThe Shelby High swimming and diving team competed at the 2A reg
Swimming, wrestling, basketball
The Star / Posted 11 hours ago
VARSITY SWIMMINGThe Shelby High swimming and diving team competed at the 2A regional meet last week in Huntersville, where the Golden Lions placed sixth overall and had 10 individuals qualify for the state meet this week.The Golden Lions were led by... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem bowler uses 300 game, 800 series to bolster WPIBL resume | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Bethel Park hockey seeks
Greensburg Salem bowler uses 300 game, 800 series to bolster WPIBL resume
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Bethel Park hockey seeks strong finish before... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UALR's rout close to goal of steady 40The UALR men's basketball team has done a lot in a short amount of time this se
UALR's rout close to goal of steady 40
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
The UALR men's basketball team has done a lot in a short amount of time this season, but first-year Coach Chris Beard isn't content. Beard's dream game is one in which he believes his team plays 40 consistent minutes. It looked like UALR came close... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Mt. Pleasant keeps Greensburg Salem out of playoffs | TribLIVE Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Trib Cup: Top-ranked Sout
Westmoreland high school roundup: Mt. Pleasant keeps Greensburg Salem out of playoffs
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Trib Cup: Top-ranked South... Read more
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The Star
High School Basketball: Shelby, KM, Burns boys all capture wins Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 10:13 PM Varsity BasketballBOYSShelby 56, Clover, S.C
High School Basketball: Shelby, KM, Burns boys all capture wins
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
Posted Feb. 5, 2016 at 10:13 PM Varsity BasketballBOYSShelby 56, Clover, S.C. 48 -- The Golden Lions stepped out of conference play and defeated Clover at Lloyd Little Gym Friday night... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
WALLY HALL: Signing day also special for those sans starsNow everybody can turn their attention back to the lunacy known as the Super Bo
WALLY HALL: Signing day also special for those sans stars
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Now everybody can turn their attention back to the lunacy known as the Super Bowl. At least in the South, everyone seemed to put Sunday's game between the old and the new -- Peyton Manning and Cam Newton -- on hold until college football's national... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Signing day also special for those sans starsNow everybody can turn their attention back to the lunacy known as the Super Bo
Signing day also special for those sans stars
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Now everybody can turn their attention back to the lunacy known as the Super Bowl. At least in the South, everyone seemed to put Sunday's game between the old and the new -- Peyton Manning and Cam Newton -- on hold until college football's national... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Welwitschias to Put Shoulder to the Wheel... As Thrilling Clashes Loom in Currie CupWindhoek — Gone are the days when Namibian rugby would play second fiddle to bi
Welwitschias to Put Shoulder to the Wheel... As Thrilling Clashes Loom in Currie Cup
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Windhoek — Gone are the days when Namibian rugby would play second fiddle to big brother South Africa, and gone are the days when the now rejuvenated Welwitschias would just be content with making up numbers in the highly competitive South African... Read more
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The Star
Shelby boys cruise past Chase, Lady Lions back to winning Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 9:27 PM Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 9:27 PM Facing the se
Shelby boys cruise past Chase, Lady Lions back to winning
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 9:27 PM Posted Feb. 3, 2016 at 9:27 PM Facing the second of three consecutive three-game weeks, Shelby boys basketball coach Aubrey Hollifield knew spreading minutes... Read more
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walesonline
Scarlets sign South African lockThe Scarlets have signed South African lock David Bulbring on a deal that will
Scarlets sign South African lock
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
The Scarlets have signed South African lock David Bulbring on a deal that will see him at the region through to the summer of 2019. The 26-year-old has arrived in Wales with experience of having played Currie Cup and Super Rugby. Bulbring is a... Read more
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The Star
Lady Bulldogs claim revenge with win over ShelbyLAWNDALE — When the Burns and Shelby High girls basketball teams last met in De
Lady Bulldogs claim revenge with win over Shelby
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
LAWNDALE — When the Burns and Shelby High girls basketball teams last met in December, it was a memorable occasion for the Lady Golden Lions, who powered their way to a 30-point win over their county rivals.Tuesday night at Burns, it was the Lady... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rasta rewarded with Super Rugby gigCape Town - Rasta Rasivhenge’s years of excellent officiating on the sevens cir
Rasta rewarded with Super Rugby gig
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Cape Town - Rasta Rasivhenge’s years of excellent officiating on the sevens circuit has been rewarded after he was named on the 2016 Super Rugby referees panel on Tuesday. The 30-year-old from Johannesburg went on a sabbatical in Australia in 2014,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Derry girls capture Section 3-AAA crown | TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Gorman: A hometown wi
Westmoreland high school roundup: Derry girls capture Section 3-AAA crown
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
| TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Gorman: A hometown win for Pitt• Central... Read more
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The Star
SMAC boys hoops race heating upAs the final two weeks of the South Mountain Athletic Conference basketball sea
SMAC boys hoops race heating up
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
As the final two weeks of the South Mountain Athletic Conference basketball season get underway Tuesday, there is still a long way to go in terms of deciding a champion on the boys’ side.A pair of losses by league-leading Shelby as well as Crest’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Mourn Passing of ExThe Golden Lions Rugby Union (GLRU) has paid tribute to a former president of t
Lions Mourn Passing of Ex
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Golden Lions Rugby Union (GLRU) has paid tribute to a former president of the union, Jannie le Roux, who passed away over the weekend. Le Roux died at his home in Nelspruit on Sunday at the age of 87. He was president of the former Transvaal... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Another notch in the BeltThe UALR men’s basketball team already had a resounding victory over Sun Belt C
Another notch in the Belt
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
The UALR men’s basketball team already had a resounding victory over Sun Belt Conference preseason favorite Louisiana-Lafayette on its list of accomplishments. The Trojans added to their resume Saturday by taking care of the defending league... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Some youth soccer teams in Sacramento face breakup as new age rules take effectOver the past six years, the Land Park Jaguars dug their cleats into goal boxes
Some youth soccer teams in Sacramento face breakup as new age rules take effect
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
Over the past six years, the Land Park Jaguars dug their cleats into goal boxes and prepared for penalty kicks, relishing the thrills and spills of recreational youth soccer. But now, after all the Saturday games and post-match pizza parties, the... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Japan’s new head coach Jamie Joseph says he is feeling the pressure in post-Jones eraJAPAN’S incoming national coach Jamie Joseph says he expects “a lot of hard wor
Japan’s new head coach Jamie Joseph says he is feeling the pressure in post-Jones era
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 10 days ago
JAPAN’S incoming national coach Jamie Joseph says he expects “a lot of hard work” between now and the 2019 World Cup as he prepares to take charge of the Brave Blossoms this year. The New Zealander, who will first oversee the Highlanders’ Super... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Japan’s new coach eyes ‘hard work’ ahead of RWCJapan’s new head coach Jamie Joseph says he is feeling the pressure in post-Jon
Japan’s new coach eyes ‘hard work’ ahead of RWC
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
Japan’s new head coach Jamie Joseph says he is feeling the pressure in post-Jones era | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Rugby's fastest Carlin Isles scores... Read more
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The Star
Golden Lions sweep SMAC foe East RutherfordIt’s big push time in the South Mountain Athletic Conference. With five games l
Golden Lions sweep SMAC foe East Rutherford
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
It’s big push time in the South Mountain Athletic Conference. With five games left in the regular season for most schools, it’s a make-or-break moment for teams with high aspirations.Both games between Shelby and East Rutherford reflected an... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Hempfield boys set school record in win – TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Upper St. Clair trio
Westmoreland high school roundup: Hempfield boys set school record in win
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
– TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods Top high school sports• Upper St. Clair trio to swim at Division I... Read more
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The Star
High School roundup: Shelby boys drop OT decision at East Burke Posted Jan. 28, 2016 at 9:52 PM Varsity BasketballBOYSEast Burke 92, Shelby
High School roundup: Shelby boys drop OT decision at East Burke
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
Posted Jan. 28, 2016 at 9:52 PM Varsity BasketballBOYSEast Burke 92, Shelby 89 (OT) -- Two losses in as many nights cost the Golden Lions the top spot in the SMAC standings for the... Read more
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Gazette News
Chinese New Year celebrations take to the Mercury Theatre stageONCE again Colchester’s Chinese Cultural Society has pulled off quite a coup wi
Chinese New Year celebrations take to the Mercury Theatre stage
Gazette News / Posted 12 days ago
ONCE again Colchester’s Chinese Cultural Society has pulled off quite a coup with its line-up for this year’s Chinese New Year Gala celebrations taking place at the Mercury Theatre this weekend. For a start there cannot be many cultural societies... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Greensburg Salem advances to WPIAL tournament Neighborhoods Top high school sports• PIAA's proposed brackets could force
Westmoreland high school roundup: Greensburg Salem advances to WPIAL tournament
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
Neighborhoods Top high school sports• PIAA's proposed brackets could force WPIAL to... Read more
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The Star
High school basketball roundup: KM, Crest boys win big, Shelby drops first league game Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 10:01 PM Varsity BasketballBOYSKings Mountain 68, Dr
High school basketball roundup: KM, Crest boys win big, Shelby drops first league game
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
Posted Jan. 27, 2016 at 10:01 PM Varsity BasketballBOYSKings Mountain 68, Draughn 49 — The Mountaineers got solid play from its post duo of Josh Helton and Jacob... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Around the world in 60 daysPINE BLUFF -- George Ivory approached Ghiavonni Robinson with a scholarship off
Around the world in 60 days
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
PINE BLUFF -- George Ivory approached Ghiavonni Robinson with a scholarship offer and a promise three years ago. "He told me we're going to travel the world, and see a lot of things and play some games," said Robinson, recalling a recruiting pitch... Read more
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The Star
Golden Lions pull off another comeback, top KMAny time the top two teams in a conference get together, you can expect the con
Golden Lions pull off another comeback, top KM
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
Any time the top two teams in a conference get together, you can expect the contest to come down to the fourth quarter. The Shelby and Kings Mountain boys did nothing to dispel that notion on Thursday as the Golden Lions erased a double-digit... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem boys hope to finish season strongThe last month has not been kind to the Greensburg Salem boys basketball team.
Greensburg Salem boys hope to finish season strong
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
The last month has not been kind to the Greensburg Salem boys basketball team. The Golden Lions (4-11, 3-5) have lost five straight games and nine of their last 10, but with four section games remaining, they're still alive in their pursuit of a... Read more
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The Star
Another honor for Shelby LB HollifieldPostseason honors continue to come in for Cleveland County football athletes.Sh
Another honor for Shelby LB Hollifield
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
Postseason honors continue to come in for Cleveland County football athletes.Shelby High linebacker Dax Hollifield has received All-America distinction from the Scout.com website. That group picks an All-American underclass (non-seniors) high school... Read more
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iol.co.za
Du Preez to be Stormers No 10?Cape Town - Robert du Preez appears to have the inside lane to the Stormers No
Du Preez to be Stormers No 10?
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
Cape Town - Robert du Preez appears to have the inside lane to the Stormers No 10 jersey for the 2016 Super Rugby campaign. Following the departure of Demetri Catrakilis to France last year, Stormers interim coach Robbie Fleck will have to choose a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Who Will Be Stormers Flyhalf?With the start of Super Rugby 2016 a little more than a month away, Stormers fa
Who Will Be Stormers Flyhalf?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
With the start of Super Rugby 2016 a little more than a month away, Stormers fans are still not sure who their first-choice flyhalf will be. Demetri Catrakilis is obviously no longer a Stormers player, and that is probably not the worst thing in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Another Stormers 'Runaway' UnlikelyBy Rob Houwing, Sport24 Chief Writer They were South Africa's best performers
Another Stormers 'Runaway' Unlikely
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
By Rob Houwing, Sport24 Chief Writer They were South Africa's best performers of an unconvincing bunch in Super Rugby 2015, aided by a bright start ... but the Stormers look more vulnerable for the early stages of the new-look campaign this... Read more
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The Star
Shelby varsity squads roll to doubleheader win at Chase Posted Jan. 19, 2016 at 9:08 PM Varsity BasketballGIRLSShelby 49, Chase 15 -
Shelby varsity squads roll to doubleheader win at Chase
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
Posted Jan. 19, 2016 at 9:08 PM Varsity BasketballGIRLSShelby 49, Chase 15 -- L’Mia Littlejohn scored nine of her game-high 12 points in a 23-point outburst for the Lady Golden Lions in the... Read more
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The Star
County rivalry headlines Tuesday SMAC hoops slateA Cleveland County rivalry is at the forefront of tonight's South Mountain Athl
County rivalry headlines Tuesday SMAC hoops slate
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
A Cleveland County rivalry is at the forefront of tonight's South Mountain Athletic Conference basketball slate as Burns is set to visit Kings Mountain for a varsity double-header.The Mountaineer boys (11-5, 7-1 SMAC) look to remain second in the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Greensburg Salem girls snap 8-game skidMegan Kallock scored 26 points to guide the Greensburg Salem girls basketball t
Westmoreland high school roundup: Greensburg Salem girls snap 8-game skid
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
Megan Kallock scored 26 points to guide the Greensburg Salem girls basketball team to a 49-44 victory over Southmoreland in Section 3-AAA Monday night. Ally Bronson had 18 points for the Golden Lions (4-13, 4-4), who snapped an eight-game losing... Read more
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The Advocate
Southern women, men take win streaks into Mississippi ValleyGREENWOOD, Miss. — The Southern women’s and men’s teams are both among the hott
Southern women, men take win streaks into Mississippi Valley
The Advocate / Posted 22 days ago
GREENWOOD, Miss. — The Southern women’s and men’s teams are both among the hottest basketball teams in the Southwestern Athletic Conference. The women won their fourth consecutive game when they started a two-game road trip with a 78-61 victory at... Read more
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iol.co.za
Coetzee’s man for top Bok jobFormer Stormers and Western Province coach Allister Coetzee remains the front r
Coetzee’s man for top Bok job
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Former Stormers and Western Province coach Allister Coetzee remains the front runner to succeed Heyneke Meyer as the Springbok coach. The South African Rugby Union (Saru) said it would not open the process of finding a coach to everyone but would... Read more
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The Advocate
Short-handed Southern has no problem beating Arkansas-Pine Bluff 69-55PINE BLUFF, Ark. — Southern played without two starters, but it mattered little
Short-handed Southern has no problem beating Arkansas-Pine Bluff 69-55
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
PINE BLUFF, Ark. — Southern played without two starters, but it mattered little as the Jaguars defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff 69-55 on Saturday night in the H.O. Clemmons Arena. Center D’Adrian Smith missed his fifth straight game because of a... Read more
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The Advocate
Britney Washington, Cortnei Purnell lead Southern women to fourth straight winPINE BLUFF, Ark. — The Southern women narrowly missed extending their streak of
Britney Washington, Cortnei Purnell lead Southern women to fourth straight win
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
PINE BLUFF, Ark. — The Southern women narrowly missed extending their streak of 80-point games to three, but they had enough offense to extend their winning streak to four. Britney Washington scored a game-high 21 points and Cortnei Purnell added 17... Read more
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The Star
Former coach Norman receivers another Hall honorChris Norman picked up a lot of honors in his coaching career.This week he adde
Former coach Norman receivers another Hall honor
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
Chris Norman picked up a lot of honors in his coaching career.This week he added one more. Norman was in Goldsboro Friday being inducted into the George Whitfield Athletic Hall of Fame.Whitfield, one of the 'living legends' of high school athletics... Read more
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The Advocate
Confident after home sweep, Southern men try to transfer success to the road Saturday at Arkansas-Pine BluffSouthern got back on track by sweeping a two-game homestand. Now the Jaguars’
Confident after home sweep, Southern men try to transfer success to the road Saturday at Arkansas-Pine Bluff
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
Southern got back on track by sweeping a two-game homestand. Now the Jaguars’ challenge is to perform better on their second Southwestern Athletic Conference road trip than they did while getting swept on their first. Southern (10-7, 2-2) visits... Read more
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The Star
Shelby standout Borders nets national honorShelby High wide receiver Jayden Borders became the latest local standout to re
Shelby standout Borders nets national honor
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
Shelby High wide receiver Jayden Borders became the latest local standout to receive national recognition, as he was named to MaxPreps’ 2015 Small Schools All-American second team.Borders, a 5-10, 170-pound junior, recorded 90 catches for 1,698 yards... Read more
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The Star
Golden Lions come alive, zoom past R-S to stay unbeaten in SMAC Sometimes it takes a wakeup call to get a team going full blast.The Shelby Go
Golden Lions come alive, zoom past R-S to stay unbeaten in SMAC
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
Sometimes it takes a wakeup call to get a team going full blast.The Shelby Golden Lions certainly got that and more at Lloyd Little Gymnasium Friday night. R-S Central, one of the teams... Read more
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The Star
Area Basketball Roundup: Varsity, JV, middle schools, City Park Varsity BasketballBOYSCrest 62, Draughn 56 -- The Chargers captured a tough S
Area Basketball Roundup: Varsity, JV, middle schools, City Park
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
Varsity BasketballBOYSCrest 62, Draughn 56 -- The Chargers captured a tough SMAC road win Friday night in Valdese.Jaylon Wray scored 20 points to pace Crest, now 7-10 overall and 4-5 in... Read more
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The Advocate
Southern women try to extend winning streak at Arkansas-Pine BluffThe Southern women haven’t lost since dropping their Southwestern Athletic Conf
Southern women try to extend winning streak at Arkansas-Pine Bluff
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
The Southern women haven’t lost since dropping their Southwestern Athletic Conference opener Jan. 2 at Texas Southern. Since then, they have won three straight heading into their game against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (3-11, 0-3) at 5 p.m. Saturday in the... Read more
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The Advocate
Confident after home sweep, Southern men try to transfer success to the road Saturday at Arkansas-Pine BluffSouthern got back on track by sweeping a two-game homestand. Now the Jaguars’
Confident after home sweep, Southern men try to transfer success to the road Saturday at Arkansas-Pine Bluff
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
Southern got back on track by sweeping a two-game homestand. Now the Jaguars’ challenge is to perform better on their second Southwestern Athletic Conference road trip than they did while getting swept on their first. Southern (10-7, 2-2) visits... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland high school roundup: Uniontown girls edge Greensburg SalemFor three quarters, the Uniontown and Greensburg Salem girls basketball teams w
Westmoreland high school roundup: Uniontown girls edge Greensburg Salem
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
For three quarters, the Uniontown and Greensburg Salem girls basketball teams were nearly even. But Uniontown used an 11-3 second-quarter run to pull ahead and win a Section 3-AAA contest 39-31. Arielle Winfrey had 17 points, and Khai Harris scored... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jam-Packed Rugby Calendar Awaits WelwitschiasThe Welwitschias can look forward to a jam-packed rugby calendar this year afte
Jam-Packed Rugby Calendar Awaits Welwitschias
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
The Welwitschias can look forward to a jam-packed rugby calendar this year after Namibia's inclusion in the South African Currie Cup competition. In the past the Welwitchias competed in the Vodacom Cup, but that competition has been scrapped in... Read more
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