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Falcon Lung Cancer 5K race set for Saturday

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FALCON — Hundreds of people will do a lot of huffing and puffing Saturday when they cross the finish line at JO Humphries Park.With each step and drop of sweat, participants will bring awareness about the fight against lung cancer.The Mack D. Foundation, Inc. is hosting the inaugural Falcon 5K race, scheduled to begin 8 a.m. Saturday at the park, 6207 Brooks St., Falcon. Registration is scheduled for 7 a.m.Ford of Clinton is one of the contributors to the event.Organizer Beth Holmes is looking forward to joggers, walkers and runners showing support on Saturday.“There’s not a person you know on a day-to-day basis who has not been impacted by cancer,” Holmes said.

 

Spartans get win over West Bladen

The Lady Spartans defeated West Bladen on Tuesday in a volleyball game in four sets. Union won the first set, 25-12, lost the second, 22-25, and won the next two to end the match and earn the victory, with scores of 25-12 and 25-16, respectively.Union was led by Hope Cottle, who had 10 kills and 3 aces; Lauren Preddy, 7 kills, 3 aces, 4 blocks; Michala Robinson, 4 kills; Brenna King, 1 block, 7 aces; Katie Hunter had 9 assists and 7 aces, and Carley Jones, who had 8 assists and 5 a...

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Lady Horses split volleyball Matches with Pender

The JV Horses opened the day easily handling the young Patriots, winning in two sets by scores of 25-16 and 25-11. The Clinton varsity proved to be no match for the strong Pender team that remained unbeaten in conference play with their win over the Dark Horses. Pender touted a tall front line that played aggressively putting an early end to any doubt about the outcome of the match. The Lady Patriots dominated the Lady Horses by scores of 11-25, 16-25 and 14-25. “I was proud of the way ...

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Lady Raiders roll over East Bladen

The Midway Lady Raiders hosted East Bladen Tuesday and made quick work of them. After watching a junior varsity sweep, the varsity team came out and disposed of the varsity Lady Eagles in quick fashion as well.It took Midway a few minutes to claim the momentum in game 1. Coach Jennifer Naylor took a time out when it was 14-19 in favor of East Bladen . They trailed until it was tied at 17. From that point, it was all Raiders. The home team went on to a 25-20 win.In game 2...

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Leps stay perfect in conference play

Tuesday night in Leopards’ Gym the aces were flying as the Leopards had 23 against the Rebels from North Duplin. The Lady Leopards took the Rebels in three straight sets 25-11, 26-6 and 25-12.The lady Rebels were able to stay in the game during the 1st set but were never really close. The Leopards jumped out to an 11-0 run in the 2nd set and never looked back. The 3rd set was not any better for the Rebels.The Leopards’ Rashyda Parker lead the way with 7 kills...

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Peterson brings award program to CHS

When it comes to battling on the gridiron, Bryan Peterson knows firsthand that hard work pays off.Peterson, a former state championship quarterback for Clinton High School is recognizing a Dark Horse football player every week through trophy presentations.Along with recognizing players for their accomplishments, another purpose of the program is to help fire up excitement about Dark Horse football, the former player noted.The awards will be presented Fridays o...

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Lakewood, Clinton, split volleyball matches

Lakewood visited Clinton on Monday afternoon for non-conference Volleyball matches with the Lady Leopards taking a straight set win in the Varsity match and Clinton winning the JV contest in a close fought battle, dropping the young Leopards in two sets. “The JV match was really aggressively played, Clinton has a very good JV team, those young girls played well, we just could not finish them off in the second set”, said Lakewood head coach Shelia Davidson.

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Wildcats slip by Spring Creek

The Hobbton Wildcats got by the Spring Creek Gators on the soccer field Monday. The final was 2-1, Hobbton.Wildcat coach Jonathan Jacobs said, “It was a good win. I thought we beat them all around. We had more shots on goal, possession was the key. Spring Creek is a good team. Our goalie came up big. They were getting a lot of shots of the line. We had some questionable calls, but I was happy with the win.”Scoring for the Wildcats were Jair Sanchez and Christ...

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Clinton routs West Bladen, 9-0

Clinton traveled to West Bladen Monday evening for a dominating soccer performance and their sixth straight win. The Dark Horses left the Knights’ home with a 9-0 victory.“We dominated the field tonight, in all aspects of the game,” said a very pleased head coach of the Dark Horses, Brad Spell, following his team’s rout of the Knights.Connor Bass led Clinton with 3 goals and an assist. Spell Carr, Andrew Warren, Skyler Cannady, Olvin Acosta, Ivan ...

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Hobbton Middle sneaks past MMS, 7-6

Midway Middle hosted Hobbton Middle in soccer action in Spivey’s Corner yesterday. Midway would jump on the Wildcats often, coming away with 6 goals, three by Luis Acosta and one each by Jared Stephenson, Ludwin Argeta, and Arturo Mejia, to take a 6-3 halftime lead. Hobbton would get their goals from Miguel Diaz, Uriel Cruz and Jonathan Nunez. “We came out thinking we had the game won before the starting whistle blew. It was really bad soccer. They ran through us for 30 minutes,&#...

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Lakewood grabs quality road win

The Lakewood Leopards took a ride north on I-95 Friday night to meet the Panthers of North Johnston, where the Leopards controlled almost the entire game, with a win of 25-7.Trevon Wilson put the Leopards on the board 1st with a run into the end zone. That was the only score in the 1st quarter, the point after was blocked by the Panthers.The 2nd quarter saw Quarterback Zach Tanner with a 4 yard pass to Deshawn Wilson for the touchdown, but the point after was missed. Thi...

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Harrells runs all over South Robeson

Harrells Christain Acadmey remained undefeated after a 29-0 win over South Robeson on Friday evening. It was an all-around ground attack for HCA, as they got whatever they wanted on the ground.It started with a Joseph Phaneuf touchdown run from 15 yards out. Marcus Scarborough then scampered into the endzone from 37 yards out, and Phaneuf found the endzone again before the break to give the Crusaders a 22-0 lead at halftime.In the second half, Scarborough found pay dirt ...

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