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As the football playoffs approach each fall, grumblings throughout Raider faithful about the NCHSAA bracket process is always present. In the past two decades fans have been introduced to subdivided playoffs, the pod system and the always confusing adjusted MaxPreps rankings.
MOUNT HOLLY, N.C. — The Raider Elite 13U and 10U football teams kicked off their respective 7-on-7 seasons this weekend.
Monday, 28 September 2020 12:58

Raider Elite 18U splits first 7-on-7 weekend series

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WEDDINGTON, N.C. — Football is back, in some degree, for nearly two dozen Richmond Senior High School varsity players.
FAYETTEVILLE — Adding a couple players into the lineup during week two of the 9 Dime Fall League helped the Raiders earn their second consecutive victory.
ROCKINGHAM — It may have taken a little longer than she wanted it to, but Georgia Grace Anderson is at peace with her decision as to where she will call home for her college volleyball career.
Thursday, 24 September 2020 17:28

RO Sports Show (9/24/20)

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Raider cross country runners, Carson Jordan and Sheccid Heaton, join Kyle Pillar for Course Side Chats at Hinson Lake.
ROCKINGHAM — Finding the good within the bad, Jonathan Rich said he’s been happy to see his maturity and patience as a golfer improve during the coronavirus pandemic.
Tuesday, 22 September 2020 15:17

Course Side Chats with Carson Jordan

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ROCKINGHAM — With Hinson Lake as the backdrop, senior cross country runner Carson Jordan joins this episode of Course Side Chats.
Tuesday, 22 September 2020 15:15

Course Side Chats with Sheccid Heaton

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ROCKINGHAM — Sophomore cross country runner Sheccid Heaton joins sports editor Kyle Pillar in this edition of Course Side Chats.
FAYETTEVILLE — Two rising seniors really showed out for the Raiders in Saturday’s fall league debut.
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