Kyle Pillar

Kyle Pillar

Nine-time N.C. Press Association 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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RAEFORD — The Richmond Senior High School volleyball team collected its second Sandhills Athletic Conference win of the season on Tuesday.

ROCKINGHAM — A strong set of performances propelled the Richmond girls’ tennis team to its second win of the season on Tuesday.

ROCKINGHAM — Teeing off for the first time during a normal fall schedule in nearly two years, the Richmond Senior High School girls’ golf team will begin its season on Tuesday.

ROCKINGHAM — All of Richmond Senior High School’s athletic programs will take advantage of the extended three-day weekend, and many programs will return to action on Tuesday.

ROCKINGHAM — Friday night football in September returns to Raider Stadium this week for the first time in two years, and the Richmond Senior High School varsity team understands what’s at stake to earn a win.

Thursday, 02 September 2021 16:50

Richmond XC teams both take 2nd in first meet

CAMERON, N.C. — The Richmond Senior High School boys’ and girls’ cross country teams each opened their season with a second-place finish on Wednesday.

ROCKINGHAM — A tightly-contested soccer match between Richmond and Southern Lee ended in a 4-2 loss for the Raiders on Wednesday.

RAEFORD — Playing in its third match of the season, the Richmond Senior High School girls’ tennis team earned its first win at Hoke County on Tuesday.

ROCKINGHAM — A “relentless pursuit” to earn a win in its Sandhills Athletic Conference opener on Tuesday is what head coach Ashleigh Larsen said fueled the Lady Raider volleyball team.

ROCKINGHAM — Three goals in the opening 10 minutes, coupled with two late tallies in the final 14 minutes helped the Richmond Senior High School varsity soccer team return to the win column on Monday.

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