Bladen Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:02:09 EST 1800 Lady Eagles hammer Clinton http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150944711/Lady-Eagles-hammer-Clinton CLINTON — The lady Eagles made short work of rival Clinton on Thursday, knocking off the Lady Dark Horses 60-18 in Four County Conference action.The victory moves East Bladen to 10-0 on the season and 2-0 in the conference. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:58:07 EST Eagles nipped by Clinton http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150944684/Eagles-nipped-by-Clinton CLINTON — Gimmes, dinkies, babies. Call them what you want, but East Bladen couldn't buy one Thursday night and dropped its second straight Four County Conference game, 62-58 to Clinton. Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:52:09 EST Lady Eagles to host Holiday Classic http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150885856/Lady-Eagles-to-host-Holiday-Classic ELIZABETHTOWN — The Lady Eagles will host the inaugural, four-team East Bladen Holiday Classic on Monday and Tuesday. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 12:02:12 EST Wildlife Commission offering waterfowl hunting opportunity for youth http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150920463/Wildlife-Commission-offering-waterfowl-hunting-opportunity-for-youth COINJOCK — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has a limited number of permits remaining for a special youth-only waterfowl hunt on Jan. 31 on Currituck... Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:28:04 EST Knights sweep Union http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150915592/Knights-sweep-Union DUBLIN — West Bladen got balanced scoring and got out to a quick start Tuesday, turning back Union in the opening game of the Four County Conference schedule, 65-27. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 08:12:03 EST Despite slow start, Lady Eagles rip Midway http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150912714/Despite-slow-start-Lady-Eagles-rip-Midway ELIZABETHTOWN — After a lackluster first half, the Lady Eagles came to life — scoring 41 points in the second half to take a 51-12 Four County Conference win over visiting Midway. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:09:02 EST Eagles upset bid falls short http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150912464/Eagles-upset-bid-falls-short ELIZABETHTOWN — The Eagles had visiting Midway on the brink of their first loss of the season with about 5 minutes left on Tuesday, but the Raiders did what good teams will do … go on a big run and hit free throws down the... Tue, 16 Dec 2014 21:50:05 EST Hancock closes season in Myrtle Beach http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150897943/Hancock-closes-season-in-Myrtle-Beach MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Cade Hancock, an Elizabethtown 13-year-old, finished up his 2014 golf schedule by playing in the 25th annual Charles Tilghman Invitational at the Surf Golf & Beach Club along the Grand Strand. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:21:07 EST Wallace-Rose Hill earns state’s Class 1-AA title http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150878078/Wallace-Rose-Hill-earns-states-Class-1-AA-title The Four County Conference brought home a state championship and a state runner-up finish in the weekend's football title games. Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:16:04 EST Fly-fishing clinics are scheduled http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150862334/Fly-fishing-clinics-are-scheduled FAYETTEVILLE — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission stocked more than 1,000 catchable-sized brook, brown and rainbow trout today in the John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center's ponds in... Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:58:02 EST Swett knocks off Lady Knights http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150873648/Swett-knocks-off-Lady-Knights DUBLIN — The home cooking for the Lady Knights on Friday as they hosted Class 4-A Purnell Swett in a non-conference tilt hardly stretched over to the officiating, as the Lady Rams went to the free-throw line 41 times in the game and West Bladen... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:25:04 EST Knights crush Purnell Swett by 40 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150873572/Knights-crush-Purnell-Swett-by-40 DUBLIN — Six games in 12 days to open the season hardly bogged West Bladen down, and the sixth game — a rematch with Class 4-A Purnell Swett on Friday — capped off the challenging stretch with a crushing 70-30 non-conference win over... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 08:03:03 EST Conference is chasing a pair of state grid titles http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150833010/Conference-is-chasing-a-pair-of-state-grid-titles When the North Carolina High School Athletic Association's eight football championship games kick off this weekend, the Four County Conference will be heavily represented with teams in two of the title tilts. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 12:02:04 EST Knights sweep St. Pauls http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150847791/Knights-sweep-St.-Pauls ST. PAULS — West Bladen's fourth-quarter spurt proved top be the difference in a 53-42 non-conference win over St. Pauls on Wednesday. Thu, 11 Dec 2014 07:16:04 EST New model helps boost fishery profits http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150802042/New-model-helps-boost-fishery-profits Thu, 11 Dec 2014 02:58:06 EST East Bladen sweeps visiting Gators http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150832851/East-Bladen-sweeps-visiting-Gators ELIZABETHTOWN — Twelve players put points on the board Tuesday for East Bladen as the Eagles thumped visiting East Columbus, 85-53. Wed, 10 Dec 2014 07:58:14 EST Suggs on verge of 1,000th point after East win http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150814563/Suggs-on-verge-of-1000th-point-after-East-win WILMINGTON — In what turned out to be a defensive struggle on Monday, Lacey Suggs scored 18 points — within just two of 1,000 for her high-school career — to help lead East Bladen past Class 4-A Ashley High in a non-conference tilt,... Tue, 9 Dec 2014 08:12:04 EST Knights’ fast start leads to ‘W’ http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150814737/Knights-fast-start-leads-to-W DUBLIN — The Knights leapt out of the gate quickly on Monday, exploding for 24 points in the opening quarter and knocked off South Columbus in a non-conference matchup, 60-47.The win keeps West Bladen undefeated at 4-0. Tue, 9 Dec 2014 09:15:04 EST Knights pull away from St.Pauls for ‘W,’ 56-37 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150790238/Knights-pull-away-from-St.Pauls-for-W-56-37 DUBLIN — The West Bladen Knights gave former jayvee head coach Matt Hill a rude homecoming Friday, roughing up his visiting Bulldogs of St. Pauls for a 56-37 non-conference win. Fri, 5 Dec 2014 22:48:08 EST Eagles block Gators’ path to ‘W’ http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/150779255/Eagles-block-Gators-path-to-W LAKE WACCAMAW — East Bladen used a big second half, fueled by the scoring of Eian and Ethan Hines, to fight off a pesky East Columbus team on Thursday for a 55-45 non-conference win. Fri, 5 Dec 2014 08:21:05 EST