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JAMESTOWN, N.C. — Competing in the NCHSAA 4A Midwest Regional on Monday, and battling intermittent thunderstorms, the Richmond Senior High School boys’ golf team saw its season come to an end.
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior High School’s girls’ tennis team has had the longest layoff between seasons than any other program during the modified athletic calendar. But now the Lady Raiders are back this week.
ASHEBORO — Fresh off two wins to open its season, the Richmond Senior High School wrestling team split its non-conference match on Friday.
ROCKINGHAM — It was a big day for the Richmond Senior High School basketball programs on Friday, as three players signed letters of commitment to play at the college level.
Saturday, 01 May 2021 00:31

Middle School Sports Update

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Richmond County's middle school sports continued this week with baseball, softball and boys' and girls' soccer.
LAURINBURG — On Wednesday, Pate Stadium was the site of the first Sandhills Athletic Conference track and field meet since March 12, 2020, the same day the NCHSAA announced it was postponing high school athletics.
ROCKINGHAM — An early back-and-forth affair between the Richmond Raiders and Purnell Swett Rams was undone following a big third inning by the visiting team on Friday.
ROCKINGHAM — Putting an exclamation point on their current six-match winning streak heading into the NCHSAA 4A state playoffs, the Lady Raider soccer team closed the regular season with a shutout win over Purnell Swett High School on Thursday.
ROCKINGHAM — Rebounding after a tough outing earlier in the week, the Richmond Senior High School boys’ tennis team boosted its four seniors with a doubleheader win on Thursday.
LAURINBURG — A fast start in the opening six minutes of Wednesday’s Sandhills Athletic Conference match against rival Scotland set the tone for the Lady Raiders.
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