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Tuesday, 02 July 2019 23:54

Top Sports Stories: Honorable Mentions Part II

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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Observer’s “Top 10 Sports Stories” of the 2018-19 countdown is officially complete, but this three-part series will look at some other top athletic moments that just missed the cut.
My topic for this week is actually old news. Matter of fact, the news was announced a month ago, but looking back on my columns, I seemed to have strayed away from my favorite sport as the "Dog days of Summer" approach.
ROCKINGHAM — Sunday marked National Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita (AMC) Day, and hundreds of Richmond County and surrounding county supporters came out to raise money and awareness for one of their own.
ROCKINGHAM — Nearly two dozen local racers met at Hinson Lake on Saturday morning to compete in the inaugural “Cheer Fun Run 5K.”
JOLIET, Ill. – Alex Bowman’s first career Monster Energy NASCAR Cup victory at Chicagoland Speedway was as much a lesson in perseverance, determination and guts as it was a show of his raw talent. It took it all those qualities for the 26-year-old to reach Victory Lane for the first…
ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior High School’s soccer and football fields were the sites of learning, developing, and most importantly, laughing, four days last week during the 19th annual soccer development camp.
Sunday, 30 June 2019 21:58

Top Sports Stories: Honorable Mentions Part I

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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Observer’s “Top 10 Sports Stories” of the 2018-19 countdown is officially complete, but this three-part series will look at some other top athletic moments that just missed the cut.
ROCKINGHAM — A slow start by the Richmond Rattlers’ varsity baseball team’s offense was saved Thursday thanks to some strong starting pitching and its bats coming alive in the late going.
ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Rattlers’ junior varsity baseball team finished its second week of the Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League with its second-straight loss.
ROCKINGHAM — When Dale Denson took over as the commissioner of the Richmond County Men’s Church Softball League in 1985, his primary objective was to intertwine fellowship and fun on the softball field.
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