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  • WEST JOHNSTON HIGH

    Comets down Trojans to stay in title hunt

    The Clayton volleyball team, despite having three conference losses just past the halfway point of conference play, still has its eyes set on competing for a Greater Neuse River 4A Conference regular season title.

  • SPORTS

    Sports Briefs: Sept. 28, 2014

    South Johnston’s Jacob Gonzalez led the way in the SSS Spartans Cross Country Invitational Saturday at Smithfield Community Park. Gonzalez, a sophomore who finished in the top 10 at last year’s 3A state championships, clocked in at 16 minutes, 52 seconds. Clayton’s Alex Roy ...

  • WEST JOHNSTON HIGH

    West Johnston builds cushion, holds off Knightdale in GNRC opener

    West Johnston got off to the conference start it was looking for with a 30-14 win over Knightdale on Friday, giving head coach Jimmy Williams his 100th career win at the same time. But the game didn’t play out in ideal fashion for the Wildcats, who improved to 4-1 overall.

  • GARNER HIGH

    Nyheim Hines rushes for 250 yards, throws TD pass

    Nyheim Hines rushes for 250 yards and throws a touchdown pass in win over East Wake

  • SPORTS

    Corinth Holders perseveres, wins first JUSA cup

    It was the not the same attractive brand of soccer that Corinth Holders has routinely displayed thus far this season, but it produced the usual result: a Pirate victory for the Johnston United Soccer Association Cup.

  • SPORTS

    Wake Christian sweeps by Cary Academy in TISAC volleyball

    The win improved Wake Christian Academy — which had won the first meeting 25-14, 25-21 and 25-16 — to 19-5 and 4-0 in TISAC action, while rebuilding Cary Academy dropped to 5-11 and 1-2.

  • WEST JOHNSTON HIGH

    West Johnston gets by Garner

    West Johnston got its power at the net from sophomores Kelsey Ellis and Abby Barbour and its spark from junior libero Nicole on Tuesday, rolling to a four-set volleyball victory that gave the Wildcats a regular-season sweep of the Trojans.

  • SPORTS

    Sports Briefs: Sept. 28, 2014

    Four goals proved to be a winning formula for Cleveland’s boys soccer team last week. The Rams opened Two Rivers 3A Conference play with a 4-2 win over Smithfield-Selma on Monday and stopped Triton, 4-0, on Wednesday.

  • SPORTS

    Cleveland expands holiday basketball tournament

    Cleveland High School’s Cleveland Classic basketball tournament will feature 16 teams later this year. The event, set for Dec. 27-30 at the school, will have eight girls and eight boys teams from the same eight schools.

  • RECREATION

    Sports Notes

    The 20th annual Neal Lancaster-Four Oaks Bank Charity Classic golf tournament will be held Oct. 2-3 at the Country Club of Johnston County. A dinner, auction and reverse raffle will be held at 6:30 on Oct. 2. The golf tournament is Oct. 2 with 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. tee times. Proceeds benefit the...

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