Laurinburg Exchange- RSS SPORTS Feed http://laurinburgexchange.com/section/SPORTS http://laurinburgexchange.com/section/SPORTS Sat, 30 May 2015 08:21:12 EST 1800 ‘This is just the beginning’ http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153799718/This-is-just-the-beginning LAURINBURG — Richard Bailey knew he was filling big shoes when he took over as athletic director at Scotland High in August. What he didn't realize was just how taxing the job could be, given the ease in which his predecessor commanded the... Fri, 29 May 2015 22:36:12 EST Scotland’s top athletes thriving in the classroom http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153773030/Scotlands-top-athletes-thriving-in-the-classroom As someone who did not have athletics at their high school, I admire those who excel at their sport while also getting the job done in the classroom. Thu, 28 May 2015 22:26:12 EST St. Andrews to host multiple sports camps http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153753669/St.-Andrews-to-host-multiple-sports-camps LAURINBURG — St. Andrews will host various athletic camps, clinics, and lessons at the school this summer.Starting in June, the Knights will hold baseball training sessions. Wed, 27 May 2015 21:31:15 EST UNCP’s Miles earns Scholar-Athlete http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153752612/UNCPs-Miles-earns-Scholar-Athlete AUGUSTA, Ga. – University of North Carolina at Pembroke senior men's soccer player Sam Miles was decorated with the Peach Belt Conference's highest individual honor Tuesday evening at the league's annual meetings in Hilton... Wed, 27 May 2015 21:31:13 EST 5 Scots selected to all-SEC team http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153727867/5-Scots-selected-to-all-SEC-team LAURINBURG — A stellar season on the diamond for the Scotland softball team concluded with more accolades as five Scots were named to the all-Southeastern Conference team this week. Wed, 27 May 2015 07:11:16 EST SAU signs Richmond duo http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153733522/SAU-signs-Richmond-duo ROCKINGHAM —The St. Andrews University men's soccer team is set to welcome two former Richmond Senior stars. Wed, 27 May 2015 07:11:14 EST Gamble pays off for Edwards http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153707928/Gamble-pays-off-for-Edwards CONCORD — To everyone else at Charlotte Motor Speedway it was a gamble, but to Carl Edwards' crew, it was anything but a risk. Tue, 26 May 2015 08:31:17 EST Scots star creating AAU squad http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153667601/Scots-star-creating-AAU-squad LAURINBURG — Tomisena Robertson starred for the Scotland girls basketball team from 1999-2001, but she doesn't want her sports legacy in Scotland County to end there. Fri, 22 May 2015 22:36:14 EST Scotland-Richmond rivalry begins new era after latest hire http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153643584/Scotland-Richmond-rivalry-begins-new-era-after-latest-hire Nearly two months after former Richmond Senior head football coach Paul Hoggard resigned from his post to lead the program at John A. Holmes, the Raider faithful finally know who will take the reins of their team. Thu, 21 May 2015 21:46:12 EST Speedway taxes paid by bank http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153648249/Speedway-taxes-paid-by-bank ROCKINGHAM — Farmers and Merchants Bank shelled out more than a quarter-million dollars within six months, paying four years worth of taxes and interest on Rockingham Speedway, according to county tax records. Thu, 21 May 2015 20:21:11 EST Scots place four on all-SEC team http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153623546/Scots-place-four-on-all-SEC-team LAURINBURG — Four Scotland baseball players were featured on the all-Southeastern Conference team that was announced this week. Thu, 21 May 2015 02:21:15 EST Richmond hires new football coach http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153622904/Richmond-hires-new-football-coach ROCKINGHAM — After 54 days and an 18-minute closed-door session, Richmond Senior has its 10th football coach in the school's 43-year history. Wed, 20 May 2015 17:46:13 EST Scotland athletes lauded http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153597411/Scotland-athletes-lauded LAURINBURG — Scotland High hosted its winter and spring sports banquet Tuesday night at the school, where seniors Robert McKoy and Ashleigh Bailey won male and female athlete of the year to conclude the Scots' athletic season. Tue, 19 May 2015 22:31:11 EST Three Scots named all-SEC http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153593645/Three-Scots-named-all-SEC LAURINBURG — A trying season on the pitch for the Scotland girls soccer team concluded with some consolation Tuesday, as three Scots were selected to the all-Southeastern Conference team. Tue, 19 May 2015 22:11:13 EST Hatch named new Knights lacrosse coach http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153596258/Hatch-named-new-Knights-lacrosse-coach LAURINBURG — St. Andrews University will have a new women's lacrosse coach patrolling the sidelines next season. Tue, 19 May 2015 22:11:11 EST SEC sits on the sidelines http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153572488/SEC-sits-on-the-sidelines LAUINRBURG — Thirteen Southeastern Conference teams qualified for the baseball, softball and girls soccer North Carolina High School Athletic Association 4A playoffs. Mon, 18 May 2015 22:46:12 EST Laurinburg’s Wright stars in MLB debut http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153571903/Laurinburgs-Wright-stars-in-MLB-debut BALTIMORE (AP) — Mike Wright's major league debut was over. The right-hander had just turned in a sparkling performance on the mound, and as he headed toward the dugout many of 41,733 fans at Camden Yards stood and... Mon, 18 May 2015 22:31:12 EST Raiders extend season with walkoff http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153536225/Raiders-extend-season-with-walkoff ROCKINGHAM — Friday night's second round playoff contest between Scotland and Richmond Senior was the fourth time the two rivals met this season, and as Raiders coach Wendy Wallace put it, she wouldn't know what to do if they had to... Fri, 15 May 2015 23:11:15 EST May Madness on the gridiron http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153510565/May-Madness-on-the-gridiron LAURINBURG — High school football is back in Scotland County.For one more week, at least. Thu, 14 May 2015 22:51:13 EST Scots softball last sport standing before summer http://laurinburgexchange.com/news/sports/153510487/Scots-softball-last-sport-standing-before-summer Believe it or not, the 2014-2015 sports season is almost over. Thu, 14 May 2015 22:51:11 EST