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2012 GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Ladybug’s Legacy

2012 GIRLS TRACK AND FIELD ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Ladybug’s Legacy

Redhawks senior caps stellar career with state team title by Aaron Garcia When Janieyah “Ladybug” Collins began her spring track and field season, she had a few individual goals in… Read more »

2012 BOYS TRACK AND FIELD ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Little Loomed Large

2012 BOYS TRACK AND FIELD ATHLETE OF THE YEAR: Little Loomed Large

Monroe senior finishes career how he wanted: on top by Aaron Garcia This season, Monroe track and field star Brandon Little finally saw a state championship meet from the vantage… Read more »

Q&A: Getting to know Piedmont  High School standout Kyle Eiss

Q&A: Getting to know Piedmont High School standout Kyle Eiss

by Aaron Garcia Kyle Eiss spent his high school career contributing to several Piedmont Panther sports teams, and whether he was playing football, wrestling or competing in the shot put,… Read more »

Sports Shorts for June 15

Sports Shorts for June 15

by Aaron Garcia Weddington AD Alley to join Monroe High administration Weddington athletics director Carole Alley has stepped down to join Monroe High as an assistant principal next fall. Weddington… Read more »

Warriors = Winners

Warriors = Winners

Weddington uses talent, attitude to win first 3A state championship by Aaron Garcia As his players rushed the mound and enveloped pitcher Sean Collins, who had just thrown the third… Read more »

Dream come true

Dream come true

Porter Ridge softball claims school’s first state title by Aaron Garcia On June 2, the Porter Ridge softball team downed Holly Springs, 2-0, in successive games to clinch the best-of-three… Read more »

Reneazia’s Edge

Reneazia’s Edge

Monroe sophomore looks to continue tradition set by graduating teammates by Aaron Garcia When the Monroe High School girls track and field team took the top spot on the podium… Read more »

Sports Shorts for June 8

Sports Shorts for June 8

by Aaron Garcia Pirates’ Davis named state’s Gatorade Player of the Year On June 6, Porter Ridge senior Lexi Davis’ season got a little more special when it was announced… Read more »

Breaking Through

Breaking Through

2012 Class 4A State Softball Championship Porter Ridge softball on brink of school’s first team state title by Aaron Garcia It’s been a banner year for the Porter Ridge athletic… Read more »

Better Than Ever

Better Than Ever

2012 Class 3A State Baseball Championship Weddington baseball on cusp of state title, even after school redistricting by Aaron Garcia On Friday, June 1 at Zebulon’s Five County Stadium, the… Read more »