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July 30, 2021

2021 Roanoke Rapids Athletic Hall of Fame inductees...

The Roanoke Rapids High School Athletic Hall of Fame Foundation is honored to announce its Class of 2021 who will be inducted into the...

GIANTS "Boys of Fall" football camp photo gallery

There is a new local youth football team in the area this Fall. The Roanoke Rapids Giants have formed a JV and Varsity team and are...

15U All-Stars win in state tournament

The Roanoke Rapids Youth Baseball Association 15U All-Stars open BabeRuth State tournament with win. The Roanoke Rapids team won 14-4...

Spirit Elite sets cheer camp

Spirit Elite Cheerleaders will hold its second annual summer cheer camp on July 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 118 Washington Avenue in...

Lady Venom 14u wins gold bracket in Clayton tourney

The '07 Lady Venom 14u team played in a tournament last weekend in Clayton, coming in first place in the gold bracket. The team was led to...

Sports Page

Spirit Elite sets cheer camp

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Spirit Elite Cheerleaders will hold its second annual summer cheer camp on July 24 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 118 Washington Avenue in Weldon. The camp is for ages 5 to adult and attendees will learn...

Lady Venom 14u wins gold bracket in Clayton tourney

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The '07 Lady Venom 14u team played in a tournament last weekend in Clayton, coming in first place in the gold bracket. The team was led to victory with the pitching of Shaelyn Johnson and Madison...

15U All-Stars win in state tournament

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The Roanoke Rapids Youth Baseball Association 15U All-Stars open BabeRuth State tournament with win. The Roanoke Rapids team won 14-4 against winterville in Greenville at guy Smith stadium. "It was...

Chaloner football workouts and tryouts announced

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Chaloner football optional workouts will begin August 2nd-5th from 4:00pm-5:30pm. Chaloner football tryouts will be August 9th-13th from 7:00am-8:30am, and August 16th-20th from 7:00am-8:30am. To...

Lady Venom 12U win tournament

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Roanoke Rapids based girls fastpitch softball travel Lady Venom 12u team traveled to Kinston this past weekend for the Top Gun Sports Stars and Stripes Showdown tournament. The Rain and heat made it...

MacNichol part of NC win

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2021 Roanoke Rapids High school graduate Catherine MacNichol part of 11-0 NC win over SC. MacNichol scored 2 goals Saturday as she represented team North Carolina in the Clash of the Carolinas at...

Optimist Players June 17th game

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The following players were selected as Roanoke Rapids Optimist players of the game for June 17, 2021 Coach Pitch League J H Dixon construction - Mason Davis & Colby Thaxton Game two Hunter Blackmom...

Optimist Players June 15th game

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The following players were selected as Roanoke Rapids Optimist players of the game for June 15, 2021. Coach Pitch League Lake Country Animal Hospital - Glason Hunell & Waytt Iles Game #2 Jacob...

Optimist Players June 10th game

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The following players were selected as Roanoke Rapids Optimist players of the game for June 10, 2021. T-Ball League D & D Garage - Lidia Winstead & Nolan Tiwon Davis Body Shop - Avery Robinson &...

Optimist Players June 8th game

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The following players were selected as Roanoke Rapids Optimist players of the game for June 8, 2021. Coach Pitch Legue Dixon Construction - Ayden Dale & Mason Dale Game #2 Bently Walker & Merdith...

Optimist Players June 7th game

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The following players were selected as Roanoke Rapids Optimist players of the game for June 7, 2021. T-Ball League Davis Body Shop - Kennah Paige Wrenn & Lucas Mason Rusty & Sons - Jackson May &...

Lady Venom 8U finish runner-up

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The Roanoke Rapids based Lady Venom 8u travel softball team finished 2nd this past Saturday. It was only this 8u team's second tournament ever played. They traveled to Fayettevill, NC for the North...

Optimist Players June1st game

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The following players were selected as Roanoke Rapids Optimist players of the game for June1, 2021. Coach Pitch Leagu Merritt Piping - Braxton Merritt Lake country Animal Hospital - Wyatt Iles J H...

Optimist Players May 27th game

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The following players were selected as Roanoke Rapids Optimist players of the game for May 27, 2021. Coach Pitch League Merritt Piping - Braxton Merritt & Gayla Grant J H Dixon Construction - Aden...

Optimist Players May 25th game

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The following players were selected as Roanoke Rapids Optimist players of the game for May 25, 2021. T-Ball League Davis Body Shop - Chase Hasty & Lucas Mason J H Dixon Construction - Mia Garvey &...

Jackets place at conference tourney

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The Roanoke Rapids High school Wrestling Team who placed fourth in the Conference Tournament. Roanoke Rapids was able to fill seven of the fourteen weight classes this year. The Jackets ended...

Local racing legend earns final checkered flag

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Famly members have confirmed that Halifax native and longtime racing legend Joe Huss 84 has passed away. Huss competed In Late Models on both Dirt and Asphalt as well as Modifieds on both. He also...

Vote for RRHS senior MacNichol

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Roanoke Rapids High School Senior Catherine MacNichol has been nominated for the High School OT Female Scholar Athlete of the Year. This is a fan voting process so she needs our support. Here is the...

Football

GIANTS "Boys of Fall" football camp photo gallery

There is a new local youth football team in the area this Fall. The Roanoke Rapids Giants have formed a JV and Varsity team and are joining the...

Basketball

Harrison makes USA South All-Division second team

Karysma Harrison, a former Weldon High School basketball standout who plays at North Carolina Wesleyan College, has been named to the USA South...

Other Sports

2021 Roanoke Rapids Athletic Hall of Fame inductees announced

The Roanoke Rapids High School Athletic Hall of Fame Foundation is honored to announce its Class of 2021 who will be inducted into the RRHS HOF. The...