Robesonian- RSS SPORTS Feed http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:47:30 EST 1800 Richmond steals the show http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50903333/Richmond-steals-the-show Boys All-Tournament teamSt. Pauls — Dante BurdenDillon — Jaquan KnowlinP. Swett — Mark LocklearSouth Robeson — Corbin HuntFairmont — Julius Caulder Sun, 21 Dec 2014 01:14:03 EST A wild finish for the Wildcats http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50903368/A-wild-finish-for-the-Wildcats Girls All-Tournament teamSt. Pauls — Kristen LocklearFairmont — Marsha ClewisP. Swett — Paige SweeneyRichmond — Jarae Nicholson Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:40:06 EST Fairmont continues dominance against Red Springs http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50901800/Fairmont-continues-dominance-against-Red-Springs PEMBROKE — When the game got close for the Fairmont boys basketball team on Saturday, the Golden Tornadoes found their stride. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:42:05 EST South Robeson cruises to Quick victory over Red Springs http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50901339/South-Robeson-cruises-to-Quick-victory-over-Red-Springs PEMBROKE — The last time the South Robeson girls basketball team faced off with Red Springs, it had to come back from a double-digit deficit. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:00:09 EST Saturday’s Robeson County Shootout schedule http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50900090/Saturdays-Robeson-County-Shootout-schedule Here's the schedule for the final day of the Robeson County Shootout on Saturday. All games are at Purnell Swett. Girls 5th place — Purnell Swett vs. Richmond, 10 a.m. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:10:08 EST Richmond fends off Fairmont http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50899611/Richmond-fends-off-Fairmont FAIRMONT — Leading by five points midway through the fourth quarter, Fairmont seemed destined to return to the Robeson County Shootout championship game.The only problem was Fairmont went 3 1/2 minutes without scoring. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:07:06 EST Pirates fire off second-half salvos http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50899538/Pirates-fire-off-second-half-salvos LUMBERTON — After an enthusiastic first-half performance by the Red Springs girls basketball team, Lumberton hit the throttle in the second half to advance to the Robeson County Shootout championship game for the third time in four years with a... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:07:05 EST Swett fends off St. Pauls http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50892260/Swett-fends-off-St.-Pauls PEMBROKE — There were points when the Purnell Swett basketball team seemingly had a comfortable lead on Thursday. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:14:06 EST Heil resigns as Purnell Swett football coach http://robesonian.com/news/breaking_news-sports/50886834/Heil-resigns-as-Purnell-Swett-football-coach PEMBROKE — After eight seasons under Mark Heil, the Purnell Swett football team will be looking for a new coach. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:14:05 EST Late steals help Braves in win over Columbus State http://robesonian.com/news/localsports1-sports/50893460/Late-steals-help-Braves-in-win-over-Columbus-State PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke mens basketball team took the lead for good on Quamain Rose's 3-pointer with 39 seconds left and forced a pair of turnovers down the stretch to key a 76-72 victory over visiting... Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:14:03 EST Reaching past the Rams http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50885362/Reaching-past-the-Rams 2014 Robeson County ShootoutGirls bracketFirst round, WednesdayDillon 73, Richmond 25South Robeson 48, Fairmont 23Lumberton 59, St. Pauls 16 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:50:05 EST Pirates bring the pressure http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50885378/Pirates-bring-the-pressure Boys bracketFirst round, WednesdayRichmond 74, Dillon 69Fairmont 86, South Robeson 46Lumberton 80, St. Pauls 60Red Springs 64, Purnell Swett 58 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:50:04 EST Full Three Rivers Conference football awards http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50879961/Full-Three-Rivers-Conference-football-awards Offensive Player of the Year: Terrin Manning (Whiteville)Defensive Player of the Year: Andrew Powell (Whiteville) Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:45:05 EST Fairmont leads 3 Rivers awards http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50873425/Fairmont-leads-3-Rivers-awards FAIRMONT — The Fairmont football team led the way for Robeson County in the Three Rivers Conference this season, finishing the season second among 2A schools and third in the final standings. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:36:05 EST UNCP forward Miles named All-Region for 2nd time in career http://robesonian.com/news/localsports1-sports/50874161/UNCP-forward-Miles-named-All-Region-for-2nd-time-in-career KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke senior Sam Miles was one of 11 Peach Belt Conference soccer players named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-Southeast Region squad. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:36:04 EST Braves upset ninth-ranked Mount Olive http://robesonian.com/news/localsports1-sports/50872661/Braves-upset-ninth-ranked-Mount-Olive PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men's basketball team shot better than 50 percent from the field and used a key second-half run to upset ninth-ranked Mount Olive, 86-74, on Monday evening in the English E. Jones... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:40:02 EST Red Springs boys move to 3-0 in conference http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50872977/Red-Springs-boys-move-to-3-0-in-conference RED SPRINGS — The Red Springs boys basketball team put up another big defensive effort against South Columbus Monday night, holding the Mustangs to only 13 first-half points on the way to a 64-34 win. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:39:04 EST Wofford stuns NC State 55-54 in wild finish http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50867210/Wofford-stuns-NC-State-55-54-in-wild-finish RALEIGH — Justin Gordon's last-second shot counted for Wofford. Trevor Lacey's didn't for North Carolina State. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 10:11:05 EST Panthers stay in playoff hunt, top Bucs 19-17 http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50867113/Panthers-stay-in-playoff-hunt-top-Bucs-19-17 CHARLOTTE — Greg Olsen has a date with his television set Monday night. Mon, 15 Dec 2014 09:45:07 EST Young teams headline girls Shootout field http://robesonian.com/news/sports/50840492/Girls-teams-bring-plenty-of-youth-to-Shootout-tourney LUMBERTON — If there is one trend among the girls basketball teams entering the Robeson County Shootout this season, it is youth. Sat, 13 Dec 2014 22:43:07 EST