Kyle Pillar

Kyle Pillar

Nine-time N.C. Press Association award-winning sports editor. Indiana University of Pennsylvania communications media and journalism alumni. English teacher, Ninth Grade Academy.

Submit local sports scores to: kpillar@richmondobserver.com

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ROCKINGHAM — A fuller week of Richmond Senior High School athletics returns starting on Tuesday after many programs had a lighter schedule last week.

RED SPRINGS — The Richmond Raider basketball team made program history on Saturday during the MLK Jr. Basketball Classic at Red Springs High School.

FAYETTEVILLE — Not having most of its lineup due to COVID-19 protocols didn’t stop the Richmond Senior High School girls’ basketball team from running away with a non-conference win on Saturday.

Friday, 14 January 2022 17:33

Rockets defeat Wildcats to stay perfect

ROCKINGHAM — Earning its second win in as many days, the Rockingham Middle School boys’ basketball team defeated Ellerbe on Thursday.

ABERDEEN — A pair of victories on Thursday kept the Richmond Senior High School boys’ bowling team locked in the second-place spot in the Sandhills Athletic Conference standings.

ABERDEEN — The Richmond Senior High School girls’ bowling team posted several season-highs during Thursday’s Sandhills Athletic Conference bowling meet.

ROCKINGHAM — Keeping its perfect record intact to start the season, the Rockingham Middle School boys’ basketball team earned another win on Wednesday.

Thursday, 13 January 2022 16:35

Lady Rockets defeat Anson, improve to 3-0

ROCKINGHAM — Playing for the first time in the new year, the Rockingham Middle School girls’ basketball team defeated Anson Middle School on Wednesday.

HAMLET — Earning wins over West Hoke on Monday were the Hamlet Middle School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams. It was the second straight outing that Hamlet swept its opponent.

ELLERBE — The Ellerbe Middle School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams lost their respective games against Sandy Grove on Monday.

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