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The 2022-23 winter sports season was one of unprecedented success for Chatham County. Not only did three athletes win individual state championships, but numerous others made deep runs in their … more
It was a tough day to be a fan of high school basketball in Chatham County. Each of the three county schools playing in their respective state finals — the Seaforth girls, the Chatham … more
RALEIGH — The Northwood boys basketball team made its first state final in program history back in 2021, a season shortened by COVID restrictions. The Chargers only played 17 games that … more
Earlier this school year, Seaforth sophomore Jack Anstrom became the first state championship winner in school history by claiming the 2A cross country crown. Anstrom’s time of 16:15.43 was … more
RALEIGH — Chatham Charter head coach Jeff Patterson likened the Knights’ experience in the NCHSAA 1A girls basketball state championship game to that of the small-town Indiana team in the … more
Whoooooo boy. Last Friday, the Carolina Panthers made arguably the biggest swing in franchise history by trading up from No. 9 to No. 1 in the upcoming 2023 NFL Draft. The Panthers swapped … more
Through the first few weeks of the boys lacrosse season, only one Chatham County team still has an undefeated record. That accomplishment belongs to Northwood, which was 4-0 entering its game … more
CHAPEL HILL — With the 2A girls basketball state title runner-up trophy sitting between her feet, all Gabby White could do was watch. One by one, each Salisbury High player walked up to … more
RALEIGH — The Northwood boys basketball team entered Saturday night's 3A state final with a distinct size advantage over Central Cabarrus. more
RALEIGH — The Chatham Charter girls basketball team  fell to Bishop McGuinness, 73-43, in the 1A state final on Saturday in Raleigh, putting an end to the Knights’ historic run … more
CHAPEL HILL — Playing for a state championship for the first time in program history, the Seaforth girls basketball team dropped the 2A title game to Salisbury, 48-39, Saturday night at the … more
Well, barring a miracle, it looks like the UNC men’s basketball team will actually miss this year’s NCAA tournament. *Screams internally* Since the Tar Heels’ home loss to … more
With the infamously flippant North Carolina climate giving us a heat wave last week, it was the perfect time to start high school softball and baseball in Chatham County. Entering this week, all … more
For the majority of the 2022-23 season, the basketball team to beat in Chatham County was the Chatham Charter boys, who carried an undefeated record all the way into the state playoffs before falling … more
The No. 5 seed Seaforth girls basketball team won the East Regional 2A basketball title over No. 2 seed North Pitt 53-41 Saturday on the strength of torrid 17-point shooting by sophomore point guard Gabby White and a trio of teammates who notched double digits.  more
SANFORD — As he walked off the court Saturday afternoon, Northwood junior Drake Powell embraced his dad, Dedric, who didn't mince words about what he just watched. "It was an ugly win," he said, "but a win nonetheless." more
FOUR OAKS — They made it. Chatham Charter’s girls basketball team will play for a state championship for the first time in the history of the program that joined the N.C. High … more
Controlling the opening tip in basketball is normally a solid way to capture early momentum, but the top-seeded Northwood boys basketball team took a different approach at the start of its fourth-round playoff game against Franklinton at home Tuesday night. more
As she watched her sons enter the locker room at halftime, Lisa Harvey sat down with a sigh. “They’ve got the toughest defense we’ve seen all year,” she said. She was … more
Among the spring sports starting this week across Chatham County, the one expected to see the most competition between local teams figures to be girls soccer. Last season, three Chatham County … more
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