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 — 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.

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.

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