Sports

Saints open up season with exhibitions

The official regular season for Southern Wayne voleyball wasn’t set to kick off until Tuesday, but the Saints got the chance to get some live reps as they battled off against Beddingfield and Wayne …

Rebels warm up for season in Duplin County Fanboree

A week before North Duplin hosts South Lenoir in its first game of the season, the Rebels tested the waters as they set their sights on other Duplin County teams at the Duplin County Football …

Saints miscues cost them in home opener

In their second meaningful action of the season, the Saints sputtered out of the gate as the Lady Hawks of North Lenoir never trailed in the first set. Not being able to rebound, the Saints went on to lose the next two sets by a combined score of 50-26 to move to 0-2 on the season.

Powerful offensive display leads Gators past Saints

In Southern Wayne's coach Jeff Sullivan's first matchup as new coach, the Saints faced off against one of his former clubs in Spring Creek. Both clubs kicked off the match feeling each other out, the Gators scored one goal in the first half. It wasn't until the second half that the Gators began to separate themselves as the Saints couldn't capitalize on their opportunities spoiling Sullivan's first home match with a 4-0 loss to Spring Creek.

Rebels find new leadership in Ross

The North Duplin men’s soccer team struggled out of the gate last season going 2-5 in its first month. The Rebels finished the season 6-11 overall, with a fifth-place finish in the conference. But …