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Wake Forest's 14U All-Star girls basketball team are, from left, (top row) head coach John-Henry Praught, Lydia Valentino, Sarah Praught, Kendlyn Weaver, Gina Hull, assistant coach Aileen Staples, (bottom row), Addison Beyer, Hailey Hong and Avery Staples. Contributed photo.

All-Star girls finish runner-up in state tourney

WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest’s 14U All-Star girls basketball team lost to Henderson-Vance by one point in the championship game to finish second in the Parks and Recreation state tournament at …

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Wake Forest's Brad Beck won his singles match 6-1, 6-1. Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Wake Forest netters roll over Rolesville

ROLESVILLE — Wake Forest’s boys tennis team stays undefeated in NAC 6 conference play after a 7-2 win at Rolesville Tuesday. The Cougars swept the Rams in singles play by winning all six …
Rolesville's Michael Gupton recorded two hits and scored three runs. Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Rolesville’s bats come alive in third inning

ROLESVILLE — After a scoreless two innings, Rolesville’s baseball team got things going offensively with five runs in the third inning and five more in the fourth to beat Wakefield 12-2 at home …
Kevin Ritter, left, led Wakefield with four goals and two assists in the win at Rolesville. Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Wakefield lacrosse pulls away early at Rolesville

ROLESVILLE — Wakefield’s boys lacrosse team established dominance early with a 12-1 lead and ended the game with a 13-6 victory at Rolesville on Tuesday. The Wolverines ended the first quarter …
Jada Peebles finished her senior year at Wakefield with an average of 15.6 points per game. Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Peebles to star in All-Star classic

RALEIGH — Wakefield High School’s Jada Peebles will represent North Carolina in the 2019 Carolinas Classic All-Star basketball game Saturday at Hoggard High School in Wilmington. The Carolinas …
Nadia Sykes led Rolesville with five hits, six RBI and three runs against Wakefield. The freshman hit a home run in the first inning. Marty Simpkins | The Wake Weekly

Lady Rams hit 21 runs against Wolverines

ROLESVILLE — Rolesville’s softball team opened their game against Wakefield with 14 runs in the first inning and took over from there in the 21-3 win at home Tuesday. The Lady Rams added one …
Daisy Colvin led Wake Forest with five goals. The junior attacker scored four in the second half.

Wake Forest notches first win over Heritage

WAKE FOREST — For the first time in school history, Wake Forest’s girls lacrosse team defeated rival Heritage 12-7 at home Tuesday. The Cougars jumped out to a 5-1 lead and held the advantage …
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Former NASCAR racer driving into town

WAKE FOREST — Retired NASCAR driver Kyle Petty and musician David Childers will stop by Wake Forest Thursday during their tour across the country. The two of them are promoting their music, …
Wakefield's Joshua Sun defeated Rolesville's Nathan Stewart 6-0, 7-6 in the No. 1 match.

Wolverines ace Rams in NAC 6 opener

ROLESVILLE — Wakefield’s boys tennis team opened NAC 6 conference play with a dominating 8-1 win at Rolesville on Tuesday. The Wolverines won all six of their singles matches. Rolesville’s …
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