Sampson Independent- RSS SPORTS Feed http://clintonnc.com/section/SPORTS http://clintonnc.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 26 Apr 2015 00:10:32 EST 1800 Lee, Barefoot dominant in Midway’s double-header wins http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153132947/Lee-Barefoot-dominant-in-Midways-double-header-wins First it was Ryan Lee. The Midway Raiders got a huge night from their pitching staff in the double-header with Pender on Friday, and game one belonged to Lee. Lee pitched the complete 5 innings, shortened for the double-header from seven innings, and... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:01:51 EST Horses edge EBHS, extend win streak http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153132442/Horses-edge-EBHS-extend-win-streak The Clinton Dark Horses got a hard earned win at home against East Bladen on Friday night. The final was 6-5 in an effort that was nothing beautiful by the Dark Horses, but still got the job done. The win was the ninth straight for... Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:21:51 EST Darden, Horses win at River Landing http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153099376/Darden-Horses-win-at-River-Landing It was Reid Darden capturing the Conference Medalist honors in the year long race for the award, as he shot an impressive even-par 72 at River Landing's River Course on Wednesday in Wallace. Darden edged out Union's Evan Johnson, and... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:51:52 EST Dark Horses beat Union http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153090827/Dark-Horses-beat-Union For the second consecutive night the Dark Horse nine took advantage of solid pitching and capitalized on their opponent's miscues to build a large lead and pick up another Four County Conference win. Clinton hosted Union in a game that had twice... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:16:51 EST Clinton routs Union http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153090782/Clinton-routs-Union Clinton's Lady Dark Horse soccer team hosted Union Wednesday night for a match that had been rained out twice previously. With no threat of rain and under bright skies the Lady Horses once again bested a conference foe, bringing the game to an... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:11:52 EST Lady Horses get first win over Union http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153090701/Lady-Horses-get-first-win-over-Union When the first pitch was tossed on Wednesday night at the Dark Horse Softball Complex everyone in attendance knew that one of the teams would bring home their first win of the season. The teams battled in a nip and tuck game through three and a half... Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:06:51 EST HCA soccer wins in overtime http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153090541/HCA-soccer-wins-in-overtime Harrells Christian Academy's varsity soccer team defeated Coastal Christian High School after 2 overtime periods. The game went into overtime for two 10:00 minute periods. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:01:51 EST HCA beats Coastal Christian 11-1 http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153090450/HCA-beats-Coastal-Christian-11-1 HCA jumped out to an early lead on Coastal Christian High School and captured an 11-1 victory on Tuesday at Coastal Christian High School.With 11 runs in the first three innings, HCA left no doubt about the eventual outcome. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 08:51:51 EST Lady Dark Horses dropped by Pender http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153062846/Lady-Dark-Horses-dropped-by-Pender Clinton's Lady Dark Horse softball team hosted the Pender Lady Patriots on Tuesday night and for the better part of seven innings it appeared as if Clinton might finally get in the win column. In the end however, Pender scratched out three runs... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 22:16:52 EST Lady Raiders thump East Bladen http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153069105/Lady-Raiders-thump-East-Bladen Midway's soccer team continued their streak of hot starts as the jumped out to a quick 6-0 lead over East Bladen on Tuesday in front of their home-crowd. Midway took the 6-0 lead into halftime before finally closing the game out with a 7-0... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:51:51 EST Clinton pummels Lady Patriots http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153068975/Clinton-pummels-Lady-Patriots Clinton's Lady Dark Horse soccer team shut out another Four County Conference foe on Tuesday night when they welcomed Pender to the Dark Horse Soccer Complex. The Lady Horses got on the scoreboard early and often putting Pender away early in the... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:41:52 EST Efficient pitching performance lifts Clinton past Pender http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153068712/Efficient-pitching-performance-lifts-Clinton-past-Pender Clinton hosted Pender on Tuesday night in a Four County Conference baseball game with Bailey Spell pitching six innings in as efficient a manner as seemingly possible. Spell used only 57 pitches in his six innings of work in route to a 6-2 win over... Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:36:51 EST Raiders drop Eagles 10-0 http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153062913/Raiders-drop-Eagles-10-0 Midway's baseball team jumped out to an early 5-0 lead through the first inning and never looked back in their five inning, 10-0 rout of East Bladen in Spivey's Corner on Tuesday. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:41:52 EST Spring Creek soccer beats HHS 1-0 http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153062765/Spring-Creek-soccer-beats-HHS-1-0 The Hobbton Wildcat soccer team lost to Spring Creek 1-0 Tuesday night. Wildcat coach Jonathan Jacobs said, “We just couldn't find the back of the net. We played hard but we just couldn't get a score. They got one early and we... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:16:51 EST ‘Cats fall to Spring Creek http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153062441/Cats-fall-to-Spring-Creek The Hobbton Wildcat baseball team lost to Spring Creek 12-2 in 5 innings Tuesday night. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:11:52 EST Midway Middle drops Sampson 14-2 http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153050109/Midway-Middle-drops-Sampson-14-2 Sampson Middle School's baseball team was kind enough to give up a home game of their own and head to Midway to be able to get the game in on Monday. Sampson's field was wet due to the heavy rain on Sunday evening, but the Raiders'... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:51:52 EST Faircloth leads Lakewood to win in golf match http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153040972/Faircloth-leads-Lakewood-to-win-in-golf-match A hot putter to go along with good ball striking helped Griffin Faircloth fire a one-under par 71 for Lakewood at their home course, Lakewood Country Club in a Carolina 1A match on Monday. The 71 along with an 83 from Tim White, an 89 from Rodney... Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:51:51 EST Raiders roll past West Bladen 7-0 http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/153000316/Raiders-roll-past-West-Bladen-7-0 Midway's baseball team earned their eleventh win on the year and sixth in conference play with a 7-0 shutout of West Bladen. Midway was led by Matt Barefoot's pitching performance, which went 7 innings and featured the Campbell signee... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:31:53 EST Lady Horses drop Triton http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/152972762/Lady-Horses-drop-Triton Clinton hosted Triton in a non-conference soccer match on Wednesday evening. The match opened under thick clouds and before the final horn sounded a steady rain was falling on the Dark Horse Soccer Complex. The Lady Horses endured the slippery field,... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:51:52 EST Clinton tennis ends season with win http://clintonnc.com/news/sports/152972813/Clinton-tennis-ends-season-with-win Clinton hosted Southern Wayne for a non-conference men's tennis match on Wednesday afternoon at the Dark Horse Tennis Complex. The Dark Horses celebrated Senior day honoring three players, Aaron Viser, Connor Bass and Tyler Jania before the... Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:51:51 EST