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Sunday, December 5, 2010

Local Preps Digest

Girls' basketball Goldsboro 43, C.B. Aycock 39 Stay focused. Pick it up. Be more aggressive. Goldsboro's girls finally got LaTina Bullock-Davis' message during the latter stages of their come-from-behind, 43-39 triumph over county rival Charles B. Aycock inside Norvell T....

Saints run past Trojans

DUDLEY -- With a week to stew over a home loss to Pine Forest, Southern Wayne head coach Russell Stephens challenged his team to make a defensive statement against Jones Senior. The Saints responded by forcing turnovers in a 17-0...

Prep basketball boxes

BOYS South Lenoir 9 21 15 19 -- 64 Spring Creek 16 21 16 7 -- 60 SOUTH LENOIR Spencer Harrison 1 1 0-0 5, D.J. Dove 2 0 1-3 5, Aaron Davis 1 0 1-3 3, Ty Kennedy 6...

Lead slips away for Gators

SEVEN SPRINGS -- The center position is not normally where the best clutch shooters make a name for themselves. Khadra Hooker was the exception on Friday night. The burly South Lenoir big man scored six crucial points in the final...

Injury-riddled Trojans can't overcome Saints

MOUNT OLIVE -- With only eight players dressed due to injury, Mount Olive head coach Joey Higginbotham knew that his team would be in for a stiff test against Conference Carolinas rival Limestone college on Saturday night. The Saints...

Mount Olive women defeat Limestone

MOUNT OLIVE -- Mount Olive unwillingly pieced together its second Conference Carolinas victory on Saturday evening. The Trojans survived two scoring droughts, and upended Limestone (S.C.) 67-56 inside Kornegay Arena. The Saints (4-2) endured their first league loss of the...

Cougars turn up defense to down Falcons

The casual observer who sees the final score between county boys' basketball rivals Goldsboro and Charles B. Aycock would think the Cougars had an easy time Friday. That's not the case. This one was close until the fourth quarter. Goldsboro...