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LUMBER BRIDGE — Richard Kerekes and Andre Ellerbe make quite a pair of coaches. The two Cordova Middle School football coaches helped the Cavs celebrate a West division co-championship on Wednesday following their 38-14 rout of Sandy Grove Middle School in the regular season finale.
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 21:51

Raider players, coaches talk meaning of Scotland rivalry

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ROCKINGHAM — When asked individually after Tuesday’s practice what the first thing was that came to mind when they thought about the football rivalry between Richmond and Scotland, two players and two coaches all said the same thing — “the best in the state.”
ROCKINGHAM — At the onset of the 2019 high school boys’ soccer season, second-year head coach Chris Larsen knew his team had a tough gauntlet ahead of it.
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 18:28

Rockingham defeats rival Hamlet, wins West division

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HAMLET — The Rockingham Middle School football team needed to earn a win Wednesday against rival Hamlet Middle School to keep its championship hopes alive.
Friday’s annual rivalry meeting between the Richmond Raiders and Scotland Fighting Scots will be my fifth time watching the two storied programs duke it out on the football field.
ROCKINGHAM — When she took over the Richmond Senior High School girls’ cross country program in August, first-year head coach Jessica Covington wasn’t exactly sure what type of season the Lady Raiders would have.
ROCKINGHAM — Saturday’s 4A Mideast Regional cross country meet wasn’t just the Richmond Senior High School boys’ team’s final race of the year. It was also 11-year veteran head coach Reggie Miller’s final outing.
ROCKINGHAM — It’s been a season full of upgrades for the Richmond Senior High School football program, and the latest addition made its appearance the past two home games.
ROCKINGHAM — In his two seasons as Richmond Senior High School’s girls’ golf coach, Keith Parsons has watched the storied career of one golfer come to a close and the future of the program continue to get better.
ROCKINGHAM — Gavin Russell, a senior linebacker on the Richmond Senior High School football team, has been named the Week 11 Official Richmond County Male Athlete of the Week presented by Moss Brothers Tire & Service.
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