Adam Capps

Position: Sports Writer
E-Mail Address: acapps@civitasmedia.com
Phone Number: (910) 214-9585


About Adam Capps

A Sampson County native, Adam is a graduate of Midway High School. He currently attends Sampson Community College. He was All County Golf Player of the Year for 2011-12.

Latest Stories by Adam Capps

Lady Raiders net first conference win

The Midway Lady Raiders bounced back from a hard fought non-conference loss to Lakewood on Wednesday with their first conference win over East Bladen. Midway's varsity and JV teams won their matches, each by seeping the Lady Eagles. The JV Lady Raiders won 25-10 in the first set and 25-15 in the second. Autumn Byrd scored 12 points off serves and

Harrells Christian Academy's volleyball team won their match against Rocky Mount High School 3 sets to 2.
HCA won the opening set 25-23, before losing the next two by scores of 25-23 and 25-21. With their backs against the walls, the Lady Crusaders won the next two frames by scores of 25-22 and 15-7.
Harrells had big games from Marissa Parks, Har

Lady Crusaders net win over Rocky Mount

Harrells Christian Academy's volleyball team won their match against Rocky Mount High School 3 sets to 2. HCA won the opening set 25-23, before losing the next two by scores of 25-23 and 25-21. With their backs against the walls, the Lady Crusaders won the next two frames by scores of 25-22 and 15-7. Harrells had big games from Marissa Parks, Har

Hobbton JV wins, varsity drops decision to Rosewood

Hobbton's JV and Varsity volleyball teams traveled to Rosewood on Tuesday for a match with the Lady Eagles. The Hobbton JV won2-1, while the varsity lost, 3-1. The JV squad won their first match, 25-21, lost their second match, 25-22, and won the third 25-21 to seal their victory. The varsity team lost the first match, 25-15, before winning the s

Union hosted Lakewood on Monday in hopes to avenge last week's 4-2 loss to the Leopards. They did just that, and in a big way, as they downed the Leps 9-1.
Union got on the board early and never looked back. Union freshman, Irvin Ocampo had a huge game with 5 goals. Arcenio Nagera had 2 goals for Union, and Arturo Herrera and Gerardo Barrera each

Union soccer tops Lakewood, 9-1

Union hosted Lakewood on Monday in hopes to avenge last week's 4-2 loss to the Leopards. They did just that, and in a big way, as they downed the Leps 9-1. Union got on the board early and never looked back. Union freshman, Irvin Ocampo had a huge game with 5 goals. Arcenio Nagera had 2 goals for Union, and Arturo Herrera and Gerardo Barrera each

Lakewood, Midway play well in UNCP tournament

Local teams Midway and Lakewood competed in the UNCP Volleyball Tournament. Midway finished third in their pool, and Lakewood was the runner-up in their pool. Lakewood earned the second place finish by defeating 4A Union Pines and 4A Grays Creek in the semi-finals before losing to 4A Lee County in the tie breaker. Lakewood's Rashyda Parker was na

Raiders top Rosewood

Midway's JV and Varsity volleyball squads each swept Rosewood for victories on Monday. The JV squad swept two sets with scores of 25-22 and 25-23. Autumn Byrd had 15 service points and 11 assists on the night. Hannah Lucas had six kills for the JV team. The varsity Lady Raiders swept three sets with scores of 25-21, 25-18, and 25-15. Amber Poole

Union and Lakewood played their first game of the football season Saturday in Spartan Country. The game was rescheduled to Saturday after inclement weather postponed the game that was originally scheduled for Friday evening.
It was a ragged, ugly game under clear skies at Union. Lakewood won the game 21-6 by scoring two touchdowns after intermissi

Lakewood tops Union, 21-6

Union and Lakewood played their first game of the football season Saturday in Spartan Country. The game was rescheduled to Saturday after inclement weather postponed the game that was originally scheduled for Friday evening. It was a ragged, ugly game under clear skies at Union. Lakewood won the game 21-6 by scoring two touchdowns after intermissi

Union and Lakewood postponed

Union and Lakewood's season opening football game has been postponed until Saturday night at 7:30 p.m., still at Union High School. The game was cancelled after a strong rain and wind storm, followed by lightening in the area. For updates on the game Saturday night, follow Adam Capps, Sports Editor, on Twitter @ac4birdie.

Leopards top Spartans in early-season battle

The Lakewood Leopards kicked off their 2014 soccer season with a big win in Spartan country, 4—2. Pate Holland had a busy night with 15 saves at the goal. The offense was lead by Johnathan Gonzales with 2 goals along with Shawn Andrews and Matthew Weuster with 1 goal each. Weuster and Lloosman Bavala were each credited with an assist. Coach

The Union Spartans were on of the five county teams to participate in the annual Pigskin Jamboree on Friday night. The Jamboree was held at UHS, on the Spartan home-field.
Union started off very sluggish, but began to play better as the night went on. In the opening session, the Hobbton Wildcat offense took on the Spartan defense. The Wildcats wer

Spartans show young potential in Pigskin Jamboree

The Union Spartans were on of the five county teams to participate in the annual Pigskin Jamboree on Friday night. The Jamboree was held at UHS, on the Spartan home-field. Union started off very sluggish, but began to play better as the night went on. In the opening session, the Hobbton Wildcat offense took on the Spartan defense. The Wildcats wer

Football season is almost back in Sampson County. Making it official will be the annual Pigskin Jamboree which makes its way to Union High School this Friday night, Aug. 15.
The Jamboree allows five of the county teams to display a preview of what they have to show for the 2014 season.
The games are set to begin at 7 p.m. The gates at Union will

Pigskin Jamboree set for Friday night

Football season is almost back in Sampson County. Making it official will be the annual Pigskin Jamboree which makes its way to Union High School this Friday night, Aug. 15. The Jamboree allows five of the county teams to display a preview of what they have to show for the 2014 season. The games are set to begin at 7 p.m. The gates at Union will




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