Bladen Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS Thu, 5 Mar 2015 19:10:17 EST 1800 Girls champions http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152193277/Girls-champions The Clarkton School of Discovery girls basketball team won the Bladen 5 Conference Tournament championship, as well as shared the regular-season conference title with Elizabethtown Middle School, who were the tournament runners-up. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:11:11 EST Boys champions http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152193209/Boys-champions The Clarkton School of Discovery boy's basketball team won the Bladen 5 Conference championship and the Bladen 5 Tournament championship. Elizabethtown Middle School was the Bladen 5 Tournament runner-up. Thu, 5 Mar 2015 09:01:12 EST Knights fall to Fairmont http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152169477/Knights-fall-to-Fairmont BLADENBORO — Back and forth they went, trading baskets and chances to win in the final minutes of regulation with a trip to regionals on the line on Tuesday. Wed, 4 Mar 2015 10:46:12 EST Knights’ fall in closing minutes http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152170289/Knights-fall-in-closing-minutes BLADENBORO — Fairmont 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 09:31:12 EST Lady Eagles toppled http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152163776/Lady-Eagles-toppled ELIZABETHTOWN — The Lady Eagles met their match defensively on Tuesday, but a fourth quarter filled with grit, heart and determination saw East Bladen storm back from a 15-point deficit and take a one-point lead — only to succumb to a big... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 20:31:13 EST Best bet is on Brett http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152151810/Best-bet-is-on-Brett Let's say, just for the sake of argument, that some friends put together a race pool for the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Atlanta Motor Speedway on March 1; not that I would ever be interested in anything like... Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:01:12 EST Tuesday playoff basketball http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152144008/Tuesday-playoff-basketball Sectional finals are on tap Tuesday, and two Bladen County teams will be vying for a crown. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:06:14 EST Lady Eagles thump Goldsboro, 56-26 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152139373/Lady-Eagles-thump-Goldsboro-56-26 ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen's Lady Eagles broke open a tight game at halftime with a 22-3 outburst in the third quarter to knock off visiting Goldsboro, 56-26, in the second round of the Class 2-A sectional playoffs on Monday. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 07:36:12 EST Knights’ DREAM Team getting busy http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152121224/Knights-DREAM-Team-getting-busy DUBLIN — Senior year is hardly a time to coast for a group of seniors at West Bladen High. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:31:11 EST UNC-Charlotte pair wins Bassmaster College Classic http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152088961/UNC-Charlotte-pair-wins-Bassmaster-College-Classic SENECA, S.C. — Andrew Helms and Jake Whitaker, students at the UNC-Charlotte, made college bass-fishing history Sunday, Feb. 22, by adding the 2015 Bassmaster College Classic title to add to their National Championship title. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 17:31:12 EST Lady Knights fall to Currituck County http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152112482/Lady-Knights-fall-to-Currituck-County BARCO — The No. 19 seede West Bladen Lady Knights lost to No. 14 seed Currituck County on Saturday in the first round of the Class 2-A East sectional playoffs, 49-20. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:51:11 EST Rusty Lady Eagles whip Eastern Randolph http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152091300/Rusty-Lady-Eagles-whip-Eastern-Randolph ELIZABETHTOWN — The Lady Eagles shook off enough rust, Imani Turner-Dobson dominated the boards and Lacey Suggs exploded for 17 second-half points to lead East Bladen past a scrappy Eastern Randolph squad, 59-42, in the first round of the Class... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:46:12 EST Knights hound, pound Southwest Onslow http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152091263/Knights-hound-pound-Southwest-Onslow DUBLIN — The West Bladen Knights' defense forced 24 turnovers and the offense crashed the boards before draining several second-half three-pointers en route to a 70-38 thrashing of Southwest Onslow on Friday in the semifinals of the... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:06:12 EST Playoff games seem likely … finally http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152087920/Playoff-games-seem-likely--finally Bladen County varsity basketball teams will be in action today and tomorrow, now that the winter weather has subsided throughout most of the state. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:11:11 EST Lady Eagles, Lady Knights to play on Saturday http://bladenjournal.com/news/news-sports/152082994/Lady-Eagles-Lady-Knights-to-play-on-Saturday The East Bladen Lady Eagles basketball team will host Eastern Randolph on Saturday at 5 p.m.The West Bladen Lady Knights basketball team will play at Currituck County on Saturday at 5 p.m. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:11:11 EST Lady Eagles to play Friday … maybe http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152066483/Lady-Eagles-to-play-Friday--maybe ELIZABETHTOWN — The Class 2-A state sectional playoff opener between East Bladen's Lady Eagles and Eastern Randolph has been rescheduled for Friday at 5 p.m. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:31:11 EST Lady Knights to play Friday http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152065735/Lady-Knights-to-play-Friday DUBLIN — The first-round sectional playoff game between the Lady Knights of West Bladen and Currituck County wlil be played Friday at 6 p.m. at Currituck County High School. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:01:13 EST Knights knock out Eagles http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152050372/Knights-knock-out-Eagles DUBLIN — West Bladen's Knights withstood a late three-point barrage by visiting East Bladen and avoided a first-round upset with a 58-53 win Wednesday in the state's Class 2-A sectional playoffs. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:46:12 EST Girls playoff games moved to Thursday; boys still on for tonight http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152045714/Girls-playoff-games-moved-to-Thursday;-boys-still-on-for-tonight State playoff basketball games for Bladen County girls teams have been postponed for a second time because of the weather. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:21:11 EST Lady Eagles to open playoffs Thursday http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152045279/Lady-Eagles-to-open-playoffs-Thursday ELIZABETHTOWN — Today's Class 2-A state basketball playoff game between East Bladen's Lady Eagles and Eastern Randolph has been postponed.The game will now be played at 5 p.m. on Thursday at East Bladen. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:01:15 EST