Your Daily Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://yourdailyjournal.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 28 Feb 2015 02:34:46 EST 1800 Raiders look to fill roles http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152097077/Raiders-look-to-fill-roles ROCKINGHAM — It would be easy to talk about all the players who graduated from last season's Richmond Senior team that reached the 4A State Championship Series. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:51:52 EST Richmond, Smith finally ready for 1st-round matchup http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152096904/Richmond-Smith-finally-ready-for-1st-round-matchup ROCKINGHAM — Barring another winter storm or something else catastrophic, there will be basketball today at Richmond Senior. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:01:52 EST Sports briefs http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152096750/Sports-briefs Brown earns honors at Wingate Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:56:52 EST Opening game pushed back to Saturday http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152071320/Opening-game-pushed-back-to-Saturday ROCKINGHAM — Well, so much for that light at the end of the tunnel. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:21:52 EST Richmond looks to reload http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152071490/Richmond-looks-to-reload ROCKINGHAM — For the last three years, Richmond softball coach Wendy Wallace pretty much had an idea what her lineup was going to be. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:46:51 EST Thursday’s playoff hoops contest postponed http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152067538/Thursdays-playoff-hoops-contest-postponed Staff reportOfficials have postponed the 4A playoff matchup between Richmond Senior and Ben L. Smith for the third straight day. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:01:52 EST Okafor returns to lead Duke http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152064993/Okafor-returns-to-lead-Duke BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Jahlil Okafor scored a career-best 30 points, including four in overtime, and No. 4 Duke beat Virginia Tech 91-86 Wednesday night for the Blue Devils' eighth straight victory. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:31:51 EST Cavs blast Demon Deacons http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152065011/Cavs-blast-Demon-Deacons WINSTON-SALEM (AP) — No. 2 Virginia didn't have two starters. Wake Forest never had a chance.The Cavaliers earned their seventh straight win by routing the Demon Deacons 70-34 on Wednesday night. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:26:52 EST Richmond, Smith first-round clash delayed again http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152052694/Richmond-Smith-first-round-clash-delayed-again UPDATE — Guilford County Schools officials have announced its schools will be closed Thursday. Because of this, the Richmond Senior-Ben L. Smith first round basketball game could be postponed for the third time. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:11:52 EST Raiders hope to rebound http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152055362/Raiders-hope-to-rebound ROCKINGHAM — Normally when Richmond Senior girls coach Bennie Howard talks about the start of the soccer season, he knows teams like Lumberton and Pinecrest will have a leg up on his squad. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:26:52 EST Greene heading to Guilford http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152050239/Greene-heading-to-Guilford ROCKINGHAM — The old adage of “A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush,” could apply to Brandon Greene. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:26:51 EST Weather postpones opener http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152025238/Weather-postpones-opener ROCKINGHAM — Another week.Another tournament.Another postponement. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 13:06:52 EST Wolfpack upset Tar Heels in Smith Center http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152041713/Wolfpack-upset-Tar-Heels-in-Smith-Center CHAPEL HILL (AP) — Anthony “Cat” Barber scored 15 points and North Carolina State beat No. 15 North Carolina 58-46 on Tuesday night, earning its first road win in the series in a dozen years. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:01:51 EST Howard selects East team http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152025064/Howard-selects-East-team ROCKINGHAM — It is tough to select an all-star team.And it's more difficult to pick one based on a piece of paper. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:31:52 EST Richmond battles Smith http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152010297/Richmond-battles-Smith ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior appears to be the border school when it comes to the playoffs.Sometimes the school's teams go East in the postseason, while others head West. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 21:36:51 EST Brown preps for tournament with decision win http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/152010261/Brown-preps-for-tournament-with-decision-win ROCKINGHAM — Despite being just 18 years old, there isn't much Jamell Brown hasn't done in the boxing ring.But in two weeks, Brown will do something for the first time — fight in the Golden Gloves. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 19:36:53 EST Richmond grabs 16th seed in the West http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/151983779/Richmond-grabs-16th-seed-in-the-West CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has posted the final brackets for this season's state boys basketball playoffs. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 16:16:51 EST Shelton ousted from tourney http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/151975963/Shelton-ousted-from-tourney GREENSBORO — Richmond Senior wrestling coach Earl Nicholson was a bit concerned about how his freshman would perform in his first appearance in the state tournament. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 21:46:52 EST Lack of tourney punishes seniors, dashes playoff hopes http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/151975994/Lack-of-tourney-punishes-seniors-dashes-playoff-hopes No one can blame the officials at Moore County Schools for being cautious and canceling school the majority of this week. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 21:41:51 EST SEC tourney called off again http://yourdailyjournal.com/news/sports/151954153/SEC-tourney-called-off-again ROCKINGHAM — The final nail in the coffin for the Southeastern Conference boys and girls basketball tournaments was hammered in when Moore County Schools officials elected to cancel classes. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:26:51 EST