December 7, 2013 RSS feed / Sports

Person matmen take two at Turkey Duals, pin Halifax

The Person High School wrestling team continued its strong start to the wrestling season by winning both of its matches at the Turkey Duals last Saturday at West Stokes and following that with a 60-24 victory against Halifax (Va.) Thursday.  The More...

Williams’ late bucket lifts PHS girls over Comets

One of the best starts in recent memory for the Person High School girls’ basketball team continued Tuesday with a dramatic 44-42 victory against Halifax (Va.)  The win improved the Rockets’ record to 4-1, with the only loss coming i More...

Torain earns honor

Person High School basketball player Marquis Torain is this week’s winner of the Grissom and Holloman Athlete of the Week award.  Torain combined for 40 points in two games to help lead the Rockets to their fourth consecutive Courier- Time More...

Bombs away

Tapp’s late three, key free throws lift Person past reigning 3-A champion Webb

The Webb High School boys’ basketball team was absolutely raining threes from all over the floor in the first half of Friday’s game at Person.  But ironically enough, it was a Rocket bomb that was the final big shot fired in the matc More...

Bulldogs’ hoops teams split games this weeks

The Roxboro Community School middle school boys’ basketball split a pair of games this week.  The Bulldogs pounded Falls Lake Academy 60-25 Wednesday and fell to in-county rival Southern Middle School 44-28.  RCS jumped out to a 19-3 More...

On the Links

The Ladies Golf Association of Roxboro Country Club recently held its awards banquet. (above) Officers for 2014 include: (left-to-right) President Wilda Reaves, Vice President Nancy Day, Secretary Becky Gentry, Treasurer Marie Whitt. More...

Bowling Standings

PERSON COUNTY BOWLING LEAGUE Team W L HD Kirkman Designs 88 40 Tee Birds Driving Range 86 42 Cole’s Pharmacy 84 44 Rocket Grill 84 44 Dunevants Insurance 72 56 Midtown Merchants 70 58 Regan & Son Heat More...