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The New Black and Gold Standard

The New Black and Gold Standard

Tanner Sutter remembers walking into his first cross-country practice as a freshman at Providence, a school that has produced success at all levels of the sport, and at first felt… Read more »

A step up

A step up

Based on a simple suggestion from her mother, Providence’s Grace Sullivan decided to give cross-country a try during her freshman year of high school. Sullivan had grown up as a… Read more »

Covenant Day girls blazing a new trail

Covenant Day girls blazing a new trail

Since the 2008-09 season, the Covenant Day girls basketball team has hovered around mediocrity as the Lions have gone 78-85 during that stretch. Last year they made the playoffs for… Read more »

An Army Of One

An Army Of One

The Independence girls golf team had one of its finest seasons in recent memory, but to Patriot freshman Parker Melting it was simply the beginning of what has all the… Read more »

Bulldogs get their bite back

Bulldogs get their bite back

The Butler girls basketball team has a rich tradition of excellence since the school opened in 1997, but what the Bulldogs achieved last season takes the proud program back to… Read more »

Challenge Accepted

Challenge Accepted

Five years ago the tide shifted in the Butler and Independence football rivalry. The Patriots had won eight of the first nine meetings in the series, but in 2009 the… Read more »

Return to Glory

Return to Glory

The majority of the players on Independence’s roster were younger than 10 years old the last time the Patriots won a state championship, and none of them were in high… Read more »

Sports Shorts: Nov. 5 to 11, 2014

Sports Shorts: Nov. 5 to 11, 2014

Charlotte Christian’s Brian Chaffin presented Under Armour All-American jersey On Oct. 30, Charlotte Christian offensive lineman Brian Chaffin received his jersey for the 2015 Under Armour All-American Game, which he… Read more »

Providence’s hopes dashed in volleyball final

Providence’s hopes dashed in volleyball final

The Providence volleyball team had its storybook season end in heartbreak with a 3-1 loss to Rose in the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s Class 4A championship at Raleigh’s Reynolds… Read more »

Jalen in the Middle

Jalen in the Middle

For the better part of three years, Butler’s Jalen Cousar has patrolled the Bulldogs defensive front, making plays on the interior and giving opposing coordinators reason for concern. At more… Read more »