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Legends to be honored at CHS Homecoming

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An idea that was hatched while watching July 4th fireworks will come to fruition on Friday night when three Clinton High School athletic boosters will be honored prior to the Dark Horses’ Homecoming game.A group of Clinton High School sports enthusiasts have put together a pre-game ceremony to honor Burl Williamson, Dale Johnson and the late Robert Hill for their longtime support and contributions to Clinton High School athletics.Event organizer, Dr. Tommy Newton said, “These three men have played such instrumental roles in Clinton athletics through the years that we need to take a few minutes and recognize them for their innumerable contributions.”

 

Dark Horses lose heartbreaker to Bulldogs

Clinton took a few minutes to honor their three senior soccer players before their match against Wallace-Rose Hill on Wednesday night, which turned out to be a barn burner that was not decided until the final two minutes of the match. Clinton implemented a stout defense, led by goalie Gray Sutter, that kept the Bulldog offense at bay most of the night. The match stayed knotted at 1-1 for over half the first 38 minutes of the second before Wallace’s left winger punched in the only goal o...

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Raiders shut out Union on Senior Night

Midway observed Senior Night Wednesday as Union came to town. Both teams were hoping for a tune up to get ready for post-season play. The Raiders won the game 1-0.Neither team had many opportunities in the first 40 minutes. The Spartans had a penalty kick chance near the end of the half, but time expired before they could get it off.At intermission, Midway recognized its seniors and their parents or family representative. Those being honored included Matthew McLamb, Jova...

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Lady Spartans bow out in second round of state playoffs

The Union Lady Spartans took a tough loss at Northside High School last night in the second round of the NCHSAA State playoffs, ending their successful season. Northside took the match 3-1 after winning the first, second, and fourth sets.Northside took the opening two sets by scores of 25-20 and 25-23, respectively. Union played well and fought in all of the sets, scratching out a set win at 25-22 in the third before a tough 23-25 loss in the fourth.Stats were not availa...

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Lady Raiders advance to round three of playoffs

The Midway Lady Raiders hosted a very determined and well-coached team from Kill Devil Hills Tuesday in the 2nd round of the state playoffs. The First Flight Lady Night Hawks had to leave their school at 10:30 Tuesday morning for their trip to Spivey’s Corner. In a hard fought and intense matchup, the home team came away with a 3-1 victory.The first game went to Midway 27-25. While the Lady Raiders led most of the way,First Flight was able to tie the score on 4 occ...

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Lakewood advances to round three

The Lakewood Leopards took the win Tuesday night in 2nd round of the state playoffs by defeating the Gators of Spring Creek in three straight sets.The Leopards started the night ready to play. This is something that they have struggled with at times during the season, but not on Tuesday.The Leopards took the 1st set, 25-16. The Gators played better in the second set, but Lakewood held on to win it, 25-19.The 3rd set looked to be all Leopards with Anna Hienz ma...

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Dark Horses get gutty road win at Trask, 2-1

Clinton traveled to Rocky Point on Monday afternoon to take away a 2-1 win from the hometown Titans. The Horses were led by Corey Smith who scored a goal and assisted Spell Carr on the other CHS goal.“We moved the ball well tonight but unfortunately could not find the back of the bet as often as we would have liked. We are pleased to get the win, but we need to execute better,” said Clinton’s head coach Brad Spell.Clinton solidified themselves as the nu...

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Leopards down Princeton

Lakewood traveled to Princeton Monday night and brought a 3-1 win back to Salemburg. Frances Flores scored all three goals for the Leopards and continued to have a great season. He moved to third in the conference in scoring after the game.“We played terrible in the first half and I told the guys that if they wanted to have any shot at making the playoffs, they had to pick it up in the second half. And they did. The second half was great for us and I am so proud of them for r...

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WIldcat 5K recap

Wildcat track coach Jeff Klaves said, “Hobbton would like to thank you for being a part of the 3rd running of the Hobbton Wildcat 5k! The community was out in full support and it was a beautiful morning for a run! All your support and contributions helped make the event such a big success. The results are attached. A huge thanks to all of our sponsors as well, their contributions continue to make the Hobbton Wildcat 5k a first-class event. Special thanks to the HHS Soccer, HHS FFA, HHS ...

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‘Cats cruise to victory on Senior Night

The Hobbton Wildcats’ soccer team finished their regular season Monday cruising to an 8-1 senior night victory over Neuse Charter.In a balanced scoring effort, Christian Vega scored twice for the Wildcats, Jair Sanchez scored 1, Alex Sandoval score 1, Dakota Salazar scored 1, Raul Rubio scored 1, Ivan Cruz scored 1, and Brandon Peacock scored 1.Final conference standings will not be available until after Wednesday. Those standing will determine the playoff parings....

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Spartans fall on Senior Night

Union played their Senior Night game on Monday night under the lights at UHS as they lost a thriller to Wast Bladen, 2-1 in overtime.Union got on the board just ten minutes into the game on a Gerardo Barrera goal assisted by Irvin Ocampo. East Bladen then was able to tie the score up just before halftime.The game stayed tied for the remainder of regulation before the Eagles punched in the game winner in overtime.“I thought we played really well tonight b...

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Lady Horses bow out of playoffs

The Clinton volleyball team traveled to Creedmoor for a first round playoff matchup with the Lady Vikings of South Granville. The Lady Vikings, representing the 2A Northern Carolina Conference, took a 23-3 record into the match and defeated the visiting Lady Horses 3-0, ending Clinton’s season and booting them from the playoffs. Clinton ends the season with a 10-13 overall record and 7-7 in the Four County Conference.

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