Kyle Pillar

Kyle Pillar

Three-time award-winning sports editor. Indiana University of Pennsylvania communications media and journalism alumni. English teacher, Ninth Grade Academy.

Submit local sports scores to: kpillar@richmondobserver.com

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ROCKINGHAM — The Lady Raider tennis team will begin voluntary workouts two weeks from Monday.

On Monday, I will be reunited with my Richmond County Ninth Grade Academy family for the first time since the middle of March.

ROCKINGHAM — Dalton Stroman is heading west to pursue his dreams of playing Division I college football.

ROCKINGHAM — Two more of Richmond Senior High School’s fall athletic programs will be getting voluntary workouts underway in the coming weeks.

ROCKINGHAM — Thursday’s first voluntary football workout at Richmond Senior High School may have looked a lot different from years past, but it was a breath of fresh air for coaches and players.

CHAPEL HILL — Less than 24 hours after Richmond County’s sports fans got the good news that voluntary workouts could begin, another layer of the coronavirus hiatus was laid out by Gov. Roy Cooper.

ROCKINGHAM — There is perhaps no one more excited about the return of high school sports in Richmond County than its local student-athletes, especially members of the rising senior class.

ROCKINGHAM — Ahead of the curve of many of his fellow Richmond Senior High School student-athletes, Nygie Stroman is beginning to find his grove this summer.

HAMLET — High school sports are back.

Summer vacation is a time for educators, student-athletes, coaches and administrators to wind down and re-energize after nine months of school, instruction, games and final exams.

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