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Friday, July 28, 2017

SIGNING -- Iyahna Bess (Lenoir CC)

DUDLEY -- Iyahna Bess isn't a flashy player on the basketball court. She doesn't make dazzling passes. Rarely does she drop a dime off the dribble against an opponent. Bess is more of a 'silent assassin.' She does the dirty...

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UMO men earn academic honor

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The University of Mount Olive men's volleyball team is a recipient of the 2016-17 America Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. Mount Olive was the sole Conference Carolinas men's squad and one of just four...

PREP BASEBALL: Sweet-swinging Wells has fun-filled summer

Most high school seniors prefer the lure of sand, salty sea water, warm breezes and waves lapping lazily at the beach shore during the summer. Tanner Wells? Not so much. His relaxation -- and passion -- involves a leather glove,...

GOLF: Walnut Creek LGA

Faye Franklin captured low gross during weekly play held by the Walnut Creek Country Club Ladies Golf Association. Evelyn Rose won low net. Mary Morris claimed low putts....

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

PREP FOOTBALL: Sanders departs "The Swamp"

rcoggins@newsargus.com SEVEN SPRINGS -- In less than one month, Spring Creek launches its 2017 varsity football campaign with a new head coach on the sideline. Aaron Sanders has been relieved of his duties after spending nine seasons at his alma...

GOLF: Frederick logs ace at GMGC

Donnie Frederick posted his fifth career hole-in-one during a round played at Goldsboro Municipal Golf Course on July 15. Frederick holed out on No. 16. Playing partners Dean Edmundson and "Tootie" Suggs witnessed the feat....

GOLF: Lane Tree LGA

Nan Jarrell captured game-of-the-week honors from the red tees during play at Lane Tree Golf Club. Cathy Garris won low net and Debbie Edgerton had low putts. Libby Newsome picked up GOW accolades from the white tees. Betty Jean Gurley...

GOLF: Walnut Creek LGA

Hiromi Sueki claimed low-gross honors during weekly play. Betty Holloway and Faye Franklin won low net and low putts, respectively. During an Eastern Ladies League tournament played at Wilson Country Club, six WCCC golfers walked away with prizes. Sueki had...