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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ROCKINGHAM — Another week of high school sports begins on Monday, and several Richmond Senior High School teams will open Sandhills Athletic Conference play.

ROCKINGHAM — Two new coaches will lead the Richmond Senior High School boys’ and girls’ cross country teams this fall.

CHARLOTTE — A late-game rushing touchdown and a strong defensive stand in the final minutes secured the Richmond Raider football team’s 32-29 win over Butler on Saturday.

 

CHARLOTTE — It wasn’t the way the No. 2 Richmond Raiders started their game at American Legion Memorial Stadium, but rather how they ended it against No. 4 David W. Butler High School.

ROCKINGHAM — This weekend’s edition of Richmond Raider football will feature Saturday night lights in the historic and newly renovated American Legion Memorial Stadium in Charlotte.

ROCKINGHAM — Facing its toughest competition yet to start the new season, the Richmond Raider soccer team lost to Sun Valley High School on Thursday.

Thursday, 26 August 2021 18:39

Lady Raider tennis team blanked by Pinecrest

ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond Senior High School girls’ tennis team faced a tough Pinecrest squad at home on Thursday.

ROCKINGHAM —  Two nights after registering its first win, the Lady Raider volleyball team fell in straight sets to Uwharrie Charter Academy on Wednesday.

MONROE, N.C. — Tuesday’s soccer match nearly saw the Richmond Raiders erase a three-goal halftime deficit.

ROCKINGHAM — Had a couple of hits landed the other way, the Lady Raider tennis team could have won Tuesday’s season opener, according to head coach Jessica Covington.

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