Robesonian- RSS SPORTS Feed http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS http://robesonian.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 6 Mar 2015 00:53:44 EST 1800 Thursday’s local sports briefs http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152187234/Thursdays-local-sports-briefs Thunder travel team hosting meetings Thu, 5 Mar 2015 13:16:14 EST NCHSAA honors South Rob’s Quick with weekly award http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152170287/NCHSAA-honors-South-Robs-Quick-with-weekly-award CHAPEL HILL — South Robeson High School junior A'Terria Quick was recognized on Tuesday with an NCHSAA Performance of the Week award, sponsored by Time Warner Cable SportsChannel with Subway restaurants. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 13:11:23 EST Fairmont sticks to gold standard http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152188953/Fairmont-sticks-to-gold-standard FAIRMONT — As boys basketball season approached at Fairmont High School this year, many within the Three Rivers Conference thought the Golden Tornadoes would end their four-year reign atop the conference. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 13:11:17 EST Photo gallery: Fairmont vs. West Bladen, 2A sectional championship http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152171493/Photo-gallery:-Fairmont-vs.-West-Bladen-2A-sectional-championship Photos by Scott Schlaufman | The Robesonian Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:39:07 EST BACK TO THE SHOW http://robesonian.com/news/breaking_news-home_top-sports/152165523/BACK-TO-THE-SHOW BLADENBORO — Fairmont High School sophomore Julius Caulder stepped up to the free-throw line on Tuesday night with his team nursing a two-point lead and a deafening West Bladen crowd on its feet with less than a minute to play. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 11:56:16 EST Dream come true http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152145723/Dream-come-true ROWLAND — As kids, Kalvis Chavis and Jacody Blue dreamed of playing football on Saturday afternoons. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 10:17:49 EST Message received http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152141436/Message-received NCHSAA playoffsSecond round, Monday1A girls — Pamlico County 61, South Robeson 362A boys — Fairmont 75, Clinton 62 Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:36:34 EST The PBC comes to Pembroke http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152132634/The-PBC-comes-to-Pembroke PEMBROKE — The Peach Belt Conference semifinals are familiar to The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men's basketball program. It's the tournament's location that will be pleasantly new. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:36:18 EST McGirt takes 22nd at Honda Classic, nears $500K mark http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152128551/McGirt-takes-22nd-at-Honda-Classic-nears-$500K-mark PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Fairmont native William McGirt recorded his third straight top-25 finish this morning, finishing off an even-par round in the weather-plagued Honda Classic while approaching a half-million dollars in earnings during... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:51:13 EST Tornadoes amp up defense, blow away Cougars http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152109113/Tornadoes-amp-up-defense-blow-away-Cougars FAIRMONT — The Fairmont High School boys basketball got back to its winning ways on Saturday, suffocating Southwest Edgecombe with tenacious defense on its way to an 85-64 win in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A state playoffs. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:21:14 EST Four UNCP wrestlers earn berth into NCAA Championships http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152113457/Four-UNCP-wrestlers-earn-berth-into-NCAA-Championships PEMBROKE – Six different wrestlers placed among the top six, including region championships by both Daniel Ownbey and Juan Stimpson, to lead the No. 9 UNC Pembroke wrestling team to a fourth place finish at the 2015 NCAA Midwest Super Regional... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:16:14 EST Second-half surge sinks Pirates http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152110737/Second-half-surge-sinks-Pirates LUMBERTON — Through two quarters of play, the Lumberton High School girls basketball team walked into the locker room up three points on visiting Knightdale. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:01:25 EST Brooks named Scholar-Athlete http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152102789/Brooks-named-Scholar-Athlete PEMBROKE — In the early years of his life, Dylan Brooks didn't have access to much formal soccer training. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:01:18 EST Shaw going the distance http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152044687/Shaw-going-the-distance ST. PAULS — David Shaw Jr. is the top-ranked triple jumper in NCAA Division II indoor track and field this season, and has won three national championships. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:46:18 EST UNCP wrestlers sit in 4th place after 1st day at super regional http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152103705/UNCP-wrestlers-sit-in-4th-place-after-1st-day-at-super-regional Today's local playoff games2nd round2A girls — Red Springs at Kinston, 4:30 p.m.1st round4A girls — Knightdale at Lumberton, 2 p.m. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:46:17 EST Stopped at the finish http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152085844/Stopped-at-the-finish Thursday's playoff scores2A girls — Red Springs 65, Farmville Central 64 (OT)4A boys — E.E. Smith 56, Lumberton 53Friday's playoff games Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:56:17 EST Red Devils survive OT thriller http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152079038/Red-Devils-survive-OT-thriller RED SPRINGS — Entering the playoffs, Red Springs High School sophomore Victoria Henderson had only suited up in five varsity basketball games for the Red Devils and had a single point to her name since being called up from the junior varsity... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:51:16 EST Showstoppers win in OT http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152087693/Showstoppers-win-in-OT Contributed photo Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:51:12 EST Senior night special http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152050252/Senior-night-special PEMBROKE — With a division championship on the line, The University of North Carolina at Pembroke men's basketball team faced a four-point deficit in the second half on Wednesday after blowing a halftime lead against Francis Marion... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:41:22 EST Constant delays leave Lumberton’s teams with 2-week break http://robesonian.com/news/sports/152023407/Constant-delays-leave-Lumbertons-teams-with-2-week-break Thursday's playoff games2A Girls — Farmville Central at Red Springs, 6 p.m.4A Boys — Lumberton at E.E. Smith, 6 p.m. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:31:16 EST