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 — With just 0.4 ticks left in regulation in Tuesday’s junior varsity boys’ basketball game, Javian Drake went to the free throw line for the Richmond Raiders.

LUMBERTON — An electric start by the Richmond Senior High School boys’ basketball team was undone by an uncharacteristically low-scoring second half on Tuesday.

LUMBERTON — Setting a strong defensive tempo early, coupled with a few strong scoring runs in Tuesday’s basketball game, is what Teddy Moseley said helped his team to its second straight win.

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior High School boys’ cross country team underwent a lot of changes this past season, but that doesn’t take away from how proud head coach Jessica Covington is of the Raiders.

ROCKINGHAM — At the start of the volleyball season in November, junior varsity head coach Melissa Dennis wasn’t sure what the season would bring.

SMITHFIELD, N.C. — After several weeks of waiting, the Richmond Senior High School swimming teams finally got in the pool for their first competition on Saturday.

CARY, N.C. — The Richmond Senior High School girls’ cross country season came to a close on Saturday at the NCHSAA 4A Mideast Regional race, but it wasn’t without a fight.

ROCKINGHAM — Two local youth football programs are joining together this spring.

Friday, 15 January 2021 20:07

Lady Raiders roll Hoke County for first win

ROCKINGHAM — A couple of minutes to breathe and refocus during halftime was the difference maker in Richmond Senior High School’s win on Friday.

CHAPEL HILL — The North Carolina High School Athletic Association released its second draft for conference realignment on Thursday.

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