SPORTS BRIEFS

GoFundMe page set up for EaglesELIZABETHTOWN — A GoFundMe page has been initiated by Shannon Meares, the mother of an East Bladen football playe...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Eagles football opens Monday

Eagles football opens Monday

ELIZABETHTOWN — First official practice for East Bladen football will be on Monday, July 3.Practice will be from 6 to 8 p.m.Players will need up...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Indy not a very good NASCAR stop

Indy not a very good NASCAR stop

I promise this is not going to be the same post-Brickyard 400 column I wrote last year.But it’s going to be close.To the two people who read it ...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Speedway to come alive Saturday with dirt-track racing

Speedway to come alive Saturday with dirt-track racing

DUBLIN — The roar of the engines wlil be back in Dublin on Saturday as Dublin Motor Speedway — known throughout the region as “The R...

July 26th, 2017 |  


It’s official: Bowman to take over the No. 88

It’s official: Bowman to take over the No. 88

Here are nine words you’ve probably never heard anyone say: “I’ll be so glad when Dale Earnhardt Jr. retires.”Since his offici...

July 22nd, 2017 |  


Dirt tracksare boomingwith success

Dirt tracksare boomingwith success

Let’s talk dirt.By the time you read this, the only dirt race for NASCAR’s three national touring series will probably be done. The NASCAR...

July 20th, 2017 |  


SPORTS BRIEFS …

Elizabethtown team takes third placeNEW HILL — The youth Team Reaper Fishing team comprised of Campbell McLaurin, 8, and Daisy Grissop, 4, earne...

July 19th, 2017 |  


‘The Rattlesnake’ set for hot competition

‘The Rattlesnake’ set for hot competition

DUBLIN — Mother Nature is expected to offer up a hot Saturday this weekend and the racing in Dublin is expected to match that heat with some top...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Dent scores seven for East in 117-108 win

Dent scores seven for East in 117-108 win

GREENSBORO — On Saturday morning, Sayaun Dent had no specific plans for his Monday evening. By that afternoon, he was on the roster of the East ...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Dent to play for East squad in East/West All-Star Game

Dent to play for East squad in East/West All-Star Game

Sayaun Dent, a 2017 West Bladen High grad, will play for the East team in Monday’s annual East/West All-Star Game at the Greensboro Coliseum.Den...

July 17th, 2017 |