Bladen Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:18:03 EST 1800 Area hunters aim to make a difference in their community http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150265244/Area-hunters-aim-to-make-a-difference-in-their-community Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:09:04 EST Knights set to host the Dark Horses http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150260232/Knights-set-to-host-the-Dark-Horses DUBLIN — West Bladen coach Russell Dove knows that if his Knights expect to reach the upper echelon of the Four County Conference, the next three weeks will be important steps on that journey. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:35:05 EST East to square off top-ranked Bulldogs http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150243239/East-to-square-off-top-ranked-Bulldogs ELIZABETHTOWN — Before any season opens, most teams have a specific game or two circled on the calendar. For East Bladen, this week's got circled with stars around it. Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:01:19 EST Wildlife Commission improves fish habitat in five reservoirs http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150262787/Wildlife-Commission-improves-fish-habitat-in-five-reservoirs RALEIGH — Staff with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission this summer planted aquatic vegetation in five Piedmont reservoirs to improve fish habitat and provide anglers with better fishing... Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:32:04 EST Eagles win in OT; Knights fall in home finale http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150240995/Eagles-win-in-OT;-Knights-fall-in-home-finale ROSE HILL — East Bladen took advantage of Union playing a man down in overtime to pick up a 2-1 Four County Conference win behind a pair of goals from Colby Hester on Monday. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 07:53:03 EST Lady Knights fall at tennis regional http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150228610/Lady-Knights-fall-at-tennis-regional GOLDSBORO — West Bladen High took four tennis players to the Class 2-A Mideast Regionals at Herman Park in Goldsboro on Friday hoping to advance to the state finale, but all came up short with first-round ousters. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:11:13 EST Lady Eagles fall in playoffs http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150221867/Lady-Eagles-fall-in-playoffs DEEP RUN — East Bladen's Lady Eagles went into South Lenoir High on Saturday afternoon hoping to scramble the Class 2-A playoff bracket with an upset of the Lady Blue Devils, but it wasn't to be. Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:11:08 EST Basic firearms safety a must for hunting http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150208734/Basic-firearms-safety-a-must-for-hunting RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission's Home From The Hunt™ campaign encourages hunters to take the proper precautions with firearms to be safe during time spent outdoors. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19:26:10 EST Knights pull away from Pender http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150212416/Knights-pull-away-from-Pender BURGAW — West Bladen raced out to a 20-point lead in the first half, then survived a third-quarter rally by Pender County before finishing big for a 54-27 Four County Conference win. Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:48:02 EST Eagles rip Trask on homecoming http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150212389/Eagles-rip-Trask-on-homecoming ELIZABETHTOWN — The Eagles of East Bladen won their fifth straight game on the gridiron Friday, this one a 42-0 thrashing of Heidi Trask in a Four County Conference matchup at Lenon Fisher Stadium. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:46:09 EST Eagles, Knights shut out http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150204674/Eagles-Knights-shut-out ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen had its opportunities, but couldn't hold off a powerful Wallace-Rose Hill soccer team on Thursday and the Eagles dropped the Four County Conference match 2-0. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07:59:08 EST Homecoming at East Bladen is Friday http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150160885/Homecoming-at-East-Bladen-is-Friday ELIZABETHTOWN — The Eagles of East Bladen will be asked to put the homecoming festivities on the back burner while they take care of business Friday, when they host Heidi Trask in a Four County Conference matchup. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:35:11 EST Ejections won’t slow down Knights http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150160853/Ejections-wont-slow-down-Knights DUBLIN — West Bladen coach Russell Dove knows his Knights are between a rock and a hard place, but he's hoping the senior leadership and his coaching staff can pull the team through a trying time. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:59:16 EST (No heading) http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150175267/ Farmers, hunters help feed hungry*** Thu, 16 Oct 2014 11:13:07 EST First Flight knocks off West http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150180065/First-Flight-knocks-off-West KILL DEVIL HILLS — Four losses in singles and another in doubles spelled doom for the Lady Knights on Tuesday as they competed in their fest-ever team tennis playoff match against First Flight High. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:28:07 EST East whips West in volleyball http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150174884/East-whips-West-in-volleyball ELIZABETHTOWN — The only game in town on Tuesday was a good one: West Bladen at East Bladen on the volleyball court, and it was Senior Night for the Lady Eagles. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:53:03 EST Knights ruled ineligible for playoffs http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150162140/Knights-ruled-ineligible-for-playoffs Statement from Bladen County Schools Sup't. Robert Taylor: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 12:56:03 EST Lady Knights opens tennis playoffs http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150158454/Lady-Knights-opens-tennis-playoffs DUBLIN — The West Bladen Lady Knights tennis team earned a state playoff birth to the 2014 Class 2-Dual Team Tennis State Playoffs for the first time is school history. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 09:58:09 EST Eagles, Knights fall on the pitch http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150157187/Eagles-Knights-fall-on-the-pitch ROCKY POINT — The East Bladen Eagles traveled to take on Heidi Trask on Monday and played a solid game, but came away with a heart-breaking 1-0 loss in Four County action. Tue, 14 Oct 2014 08:10:11 EST Knights’ playoff chances in jeopardy http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150141819/Knights-playoff-chances-in-jeopardy DUBLIN — The West Bladen varsity football is team will be keeping an eye on the North Carolina High School Athletic Association this week, as the governing body of prep sports makes a decision on the Knights' playoff future. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 07:49:07 EST