Your Daily Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/SPORTS Fri, 1 Aug 2014 01:37:56 EST 1800 Year in Review: Raiders make historic run in softball http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50138850/Year-in-Review:-Raiders-make-historic-run-in-softball ROCKINGHAM — In its season opener, the Richmond Senior softball team slipped past Anson 3-2. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Howard to lead East team in all-star contest http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50138515/Howard-to-lead-East-team-in-all-star-contest ROCKINGHAM — For the second straight year, Richmond Senior soccer coach Bennie Howard will be busy during his summer break. Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Richmond recognized by MaxPreps http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50124607/Richmond-recognized-by-MaxPreps ROCKINGHAM — In its 10 years of existence, MaxPreps.com has ranked high school football teams based on a computer formula. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Year in Review: Raiders edged for relay title http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50124736/Year-in-Review:-Raiders-edged-for-relay-title ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior boys track team sent two of its relay teams to the 4A state meet and one of its runners competed in two events.And Richmond just missed by .03 seconds of bringing home a relay championship. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Scotland QB recovering from crash http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50124879/Scotland-QB-recovering-from-crash CHARLOTTE — Scotland High quarterback Jaylend Ratliffe is in serious condition following a Tuesday ATV crash, sources said Wednesday.The rising senior has been taken off a ventilator and is talking and responsive. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Scotland QB injured in ATV accident http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50113505/Scotland-QB-injured-in-ATV-accident Staff report Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Year in Review: Flowers scores in bunches vs. Jack Britt http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50112305/Year-in-Review:-Flowers-scores-in-bunches-vs.-Jack-Britt ROCKINGHAM — The play wasn't really designed for him, but in the end it didn't really matter.Brent Flowers scored on a 5-yard keeper to make it six rushing touchdowns on the night against Jack Britt. Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Year in Review: Raiders find success on tennis courts http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50093578/Year-in-Review:-Raiders-find-success-on-tennis-courts ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior may not historically be known as a tennis hotbed, but in recent years it has been. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rockingham eliminated from Pony tourney http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50082906/Rockingham-eliminated-from-Pony-tourney DAVIDSON — The Rockingham Pony All-Star team needed to play three games to keep its South Region championship hopes alive.Unfortunately, it only got onto the field once. Sun, 27 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Parents play vital role in academic success http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50074664/Parents-play-vital-role-in-academic-success ROCKINGHAM — Even as the NCAA's academic requirements for prospective student-athletes is set to increase, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association is prepared to keep its standards the same. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rockingham Pony stays alive http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50074636/Rockingham-Pony-stays-alive HUNTERSVILLE — Facing possible elimination, the Rockingham Pony All-Star team came out swinging Friday afternoon.Literally. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Board members look at minimum GPA standard http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50064781/Board-members-look-at-minimum-GPA-standard ROCKINGHAM — Stuck between a rock and a hard place. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rockingham Pony squad rained out http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50066141/Rockingham-Pony-squad-rained-out DAVIDSON — For the second time in three days, the Rockingham Pony All-Star team had its game at the South Region tournament postponed because of rain. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST West rallies for tie in All-Star game http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50060043/West-rallies-for-tie-in-All-Star-game By D. Clay BestThe News & Observer Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Study shows athletes succeed in the classroom http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50048744/Study-shows-athletes-succeed-in-the-classroom ROCKINGHAM — The NCAA is doing its best to debunk the stereotype of athletes being labeled as just “dumb jocks.” Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Davidson edges Rockingham in Pony tourney http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/50052286/Davidson-edges-Rockingham-in-Pony-tourney DAVIDSON — Rockingham Pony coach Jeff Ingram went away from his strategy of playing small ball for one inning. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Upcoming rule emphasizes academics for athletes http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/334929/Upcoming-rule-emphasizes-academics-for-athletes ROCKINGHAM — It's like an earthquake in the middle of the ocean.Everyone knows the tsunami is coming, but they are helpless to do anything to combat it. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Leviner gives WCU verbal commitment http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/332684/Leviner-gives-WCU-verbal-commitment ROCKINGHAM — Cody Leviner felt like it was “weight off of his shoulders.”What Leviner was referring to was his decision to verbally commit to Western Carolina University to play baseball. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rockingham Pony team ready for next step http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/319275/Rockingham-Pony-team-ready-for-next-step ROCKINGHAM — The end result in Asheboro was just as Rockingham Pony coach Jeff Ingram hoped. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Rockingham Pony takes section title, advances to Davidson http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/5323362/Rockingham-Pony-takes-section-title-advances-to-Davidson Staff reportASHEBORO — The Rockingham Pony team wrapped up its run to the East Zone Piedmont Section title undefeated. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST