Friday, April 18, 2014

Sports

Track Records Fall

Track Records Fall lead photo

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Reid Hecht of the Davie track team set a new school record in the 1600 relay by running a 1:04.9 in a meet at West Forsyth. He also qualified for regionals in the 800 meters. The 800 relay team of ...

Never Say Die

Never Say Die lead photo

By Brian Pitts – Thursday, March 20, 2014

Down 5-0 after five innings and 6-2 going into the bottom of the seventh, the Davie jayvee baseball team was going to need a series of clutch hits and a little luck to overcome visiting Reagan in the ...

Lacrosse Team Celebrates First Win

Lacrosse Team Celebrates First Win lead photo

By Brian Pitts – Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The scene was straight out of a movie - a happy, feel-good movie. Just two games into the first-ever varsity lacrosse season at Davie and the War Eagles are in the win column. They overcame a four- ...

Stealing The Show Hoffner Starts Hot With 6 RBIs

Stealing The Show Hoffner Starts Hot With 6 RBIs lead photo

By Brian Pitts – Tuesday, March 4, 2014

The Davie varsity baseball team overwhelmed Randleman (18-5) and Salisbury (11-5) in two home games to begin the season, but coach Bobby Byerly is not ready to celebrate. Much bigger obstacles loom ...

One Win Short

One Win Short lead photo

By Brian Pitts – Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Although Davie senior Alex Gobble did not win the state championship at 182, he will live in Davie lore. He will go down as a great, great wrestler who reached the doorstep of the ultimate goal. He ...

Wall Hits Big Shot, South Survives

Wall Hits Big Shot, South Survives lead photo

By Brian Pitts – Tuesday, February 18, 2014

The South Davie boys basketball team was looking for a win that would sustain its spotless record and secure a second-straight berth in the Davidson-Davie Conference Tournament final. Ellis was ...

Boys Lose In Final Seconds

Boys Lose In Final Seconds lead photo

By Brian Pitts – Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Peyton Sell’s tying 3-pointer from the right corner - the exact spot where he connected for the unforgettable game-winner against Mt. Tabor in the 2013 CPC Tournament final - had the home crowd ...

Eight Swimmers Advance To State

Eight Swimmers Advance To State lead photo

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Eight Davie swimmers - four from the boys’ team and four from the girls - are headed to the state meet after Davie’s solid performances in the 4-A Central Regional at the Greensboro ...

Worth The Wait South, North Savor Breakthrough Wins

Worth The Wait South, North Savor Breakthrough Wins lead photo

By Brian Pitts – Tuesday, January 28, 2014

The South Davie and North Davie girls basketball teams were running out of time to accomplish something memorable in their struggling seasons. Both were headed for same-song, different-verse losses ...

Ellis Beats North In Wrestling

Ellis Beats North In Wrestling lead photo

By Brian Pitts – Tuesday, January 21, 2014

In the first North Davie-Ellis wrestling showdown, North rolled 66-30. In last week’s rematch at North, things looked very different. This time it was Ellis that administered the pain, with the ...