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 — After a two-week break between matches, the Richmond Senior High School boys’ tennis team picked up a pair of wins on Tuesday.

PINEHURST — For the first time this spring, members of the Richmond Senior High School boys’ and girls’ golf teams played a full round at Pinehurst No. 6 on Monday.

ROCKINGHAM — Tickets for this week’s first-round football playoff game will go on sale Wednesday afternoon, Richmond Senior High School athletic director Rob Ransom announced.

ROCKINGHAM — The two most storied softball coaches in Richmond Senior High School’s history and their contributions to the program were honored ahead of Monday’s game.

ROCKINGHAM — Junior infielders Allyiah Swiney and Kenleigh Frye flexed their power at the plate and provided some late-game fireworks during the Lady Raiders’ walk-off win against Pinecrest High School on Monday.

ROCKINGHAM — The Lady Raider soccer team’s five-match winning streak came to an end Monday against Pinecrest High School.

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior High School athletics will return in full force this week following spring break.

CHAPEL HILL — High school playoff football will return to Raider Stadium this week for the first time since the West regional championship in Dec. 2019.

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior High School varsity football team resumed practices this week following its 10-day quarantine.

ROCKINGHAM — A slow start through the first two innings proved costly for the Richmond softball team during Wednesday’s game against Purnell Swett High School.

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