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  • SPORTS

    Next play drives Comets

    From a heartbreaking, season-opening loss to a dramatic last-second victory, followed by a pair of disappointing outings in the Greater Neuse River 4A Conference, the Comets have endured the gamut of emotions.

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    Expect a dogfight for Two Rivers 3A Conference playoff berths

    Two games into the Two Rivers 3A Conference football season, the prohibitive favorite — Cleveland — is still the “belle of the ball.” The rest of the league is a mix of teams with some hopes already realized, a few realized and some so far unfulfilled.

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    Friday's games

    The Comets could jumble up the conference race with a victory and jump into the mix for a top three finish in the Greater Neuse River 4A Conference.

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    Cleveland moves on

    Cleveland got a breakthrough block against Wilson Hunt midway of the second set on Saturday, took control of the match from that point and never looked back for a 16-25, 25-21, 25-12, 25-21 victory Saturday.

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    West Johnston sweeps Greater Neuse River 4A Conference cross country titles

    At this point, it seems if they hold a Greater Neuse River 4A Conference Cross Country Championship, West Johnston will be there to register multiple wins.

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    Clayton falls to Apex in 4A dual team tennis playoffs

    Apex’s experience in tournament play made a big difference Thursday as the Cougars downed Clayton 5-1 in the opening round of the NCHSAA 4A dual team girls tennis playoffs.

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    Corinth Holders sweeps Two Rivers 3A conference cross country titles

    Cameron Rutherford and Kayla Ste. Marie finished 1-2 in the girls’ portion of the Two Rivers 3A cross-country meet Thursday at Cleveland, topping second-place Western Harnett 30-40 to repeat the championship they won during the conference’s inaugural meet last year. The Pirates also...

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    Upcoming

    Neuse Charter at Hobbton, 6

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    Sports Notes

    The Smithfield-Selma Sports Academy Basketball organization is looking for people within the community who are interested in serving as coaches and mentors to the youth of our area. The Academy is a locally sponsored basketball non-profit organization that will field multiple travel teams. Plans...

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    Garner duo wins Greater Neuse River Conference doubles; Clayton soph wins singles

    Mandisa Ebri and Nicole Root needed two sets and nearly two hours to defeat Clayton’s Maya Guha and Sydney Rushing 6-4, 4-6, 6-1 in the doubles championship match at the Greater Neuse River 4A Conference girls tennis championships.

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