Robesonian- RSS SPORTS Feed http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:33:34 EST 1800 Former Braves Cox, Glavine and Maddux inducted into Hall of Fame http://robesonian.com/news/mlb-sports/50040974/Former-Braves-Cox-Glavine-and-Maddux-inducted-into-Hall-of-Fame COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Big third inning propels Braves to win http://robesonian.com/news/mlb-sports/50040948/Big-third-inning-propels-Braves-to-win ATLANTA (AP) — Mike Minor is working to correct flaws in his mechanics that were discovered when he looked at this year's results and matched them up to tape from his strong 2013 season. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST McGirt closes strong, climbs FedEx Cup list http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50040489/McGirt-closes-strong-climbs-FedEx-Cup-list LE BIZARD, Quebec — Fairmont native William McGirt didn't repeat his performances in the RBC Canadian Open from the last two years, but he did manage a 4-under-par 66 on Sunday to vault up the leaderboard and strengthen his position going... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lumber River wins Babe Ruth state title http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50032794/Lumber-River-wins-Babe-Ruth-state-title Contributed photo Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST A storybook ending http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50020435/A-storybook-ending GREENSBORO — Demetri Sheridan resume last senior at Lumberton includes several high-profile honors. The senior was named All-Conference, All-County and All-Region honors, along with the county Defensive Player of the Year... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Throwback Thursday: Local roots send Miller around the world http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50002348/Local-roots-send-Miller-around-the-world CHICAGO — For Regina Miller, every chance she could get to play basketball growing up was one she would take. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Rob boys headed for state http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50018315/West-Rob-boys-headed-for-state Contributed photo Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West Rob advances to X-Play World Series http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50018043/West-Rob-advances-to-X-Play-World-Series Contributed photo Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lumberton Ponytails go undefeated at state http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50017745/Lumberton-Ponytails-go-undefeated-at-state Contributed photo Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Burnette, Britt get all-star sendoff http://robesonian.com/news/sports/313958/Burnette-Britt-get-all-star-sendoff GREENSBORO — As Bradley Burnette got off the bench and walked into his familiar center spot on the back line with 11 minutes left in Tuesday's East-West All-Star boys soccer game, he paused for a second. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Lonail Locklear closes out first County Championship http://robesonian.com/news/sports/302102/Lonail-Locklear-closes-out-first-County-Championship LUMBERTON — For Lonail Locklear, there was more on the line than just a trophy heading into Sunday's round of the Robeson County Golf Championships, presented by Dial Insurance. With his brother, Larry Lynn Locklear, and his cousin, LeMark... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sunday’s RCGC final scores http://robesonian.com/news/sports/302096/ Robeson County Golf ChampionshipsPresented by Dial InsuranceSunday's final scoresChampionship DivisionChampionship Flight Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Baker and the best http://robesonian.com/news/sports/305212/Baker-and-the-best GREENSBORO — After coaching basketball for 24 years, it might be hard to experience new things on the court.Don't tell that to Mike Baker. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Return of the king http://robesonian.com/news/sports/302094/Return-of-the-king LUMBERTON — Even in his early years, Kyle Covington never tried to overthink the county championship tournament, but when his job took him to Pinehurst No. 2 earlier this summer for the U.S. Open, he caught a bit of a bug. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Super consistent http://robesonian.com/news/sports/5323390/Super-consistent LUMBERTON — Larry McNeill takes a simple approach to golf: Hit the ball straight, get it on the green and shoot for par.“I knew if I shot a 72, I'd have a good chance to win,” McNeill said. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Covington continues cruising at county championships http://robesonian.com/news/sports/5323632/Covington-continues-cruising-at-county-championships LUMBERTON — Kyle Covington had been struggling with his putting through the first two rounds of the Robeson County Golf Championships, sponsored by Dial Insurance, but on No. 17, those struggles didn't matter. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fringe: Fairmont hosting kids camp this week http://robesonian.com/news/sports/5323564/On-the-Fringe Junior golfers around the county will have the chance to learn from Fairmont's best this week when Fairmont Golf Club will hosts a three-day junior clinic on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday for players ages 7 to 18. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sunday’s RCGC tee times & Saturday scoreboard http://robesonian.com/news/sports/5323673/Sundays-RCGC-tee-times--Saturday-scoreboard 34th annual Robeson County Golf ChampionshipSponsored by by Dial InsuranceToday's tee timesChampionship division Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST County sending 7 to East-West All-Star games http://robesonian.com/news/sports/5304594/County-sending-7-to-East-West-All-Star-games GREENSBORO — It's been two years since a Robeson County was represented in the North Carolina East-West All-Star games, but this year, there's no shortage. The rosters include six athletes and one coach from county... Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Back to the top http://robesonian.com/news/sports/5318467/Back-to-the-top LUMBERTON — Kyle Covington is no stranger to the top of the leaderboard at the county championships, having won the championship division in 2003 and 2004 and again every year from 2006 until 2010. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST