Bladen Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:56:54 EST 1800 Tuesday playoff basketball http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152144008/Tuesday-playoff-basketball Sectional finals are on tap Tuesday, and two Bladen County teams will be vying for a crown. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 08:06:14 EST Lady Eagles thump Goldsboro, 56-26 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152139373/Lady-Eagles-thump-Goldsboro-56-26 ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen's Lady Eagles broke open a tight game at halftime with a 22-3 outburst in the third quarter to knock off visiting Goldsboro, 56-26, in the second round of the Class 2-A sectional playoffs on Monday. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 07:36:12 EST Knights’ DREAM Team getting busy http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152121224/Knights-DREAM-Team-getting-busy DUBLIN — Senior year is hardly a time to coast for a group of seniors at West Bladen High. Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:31:11 EST UNC-Charlotte pair wins Bassmaster College Classic http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152088961/UNC-Charlotte-pair-wins-Bassmaster-College-Classic SENECA, S.C. — Andrew Helms and Jake Whitaker, students at the UNC-Charlotte, made college bass-fishing history Sunday, Feb. 22, by adding the 2015 Bassmaster College Classic title to add to their National Championship title. Sun, 1 Mar 2015 17:31:12 EST Lady Knights fall to Currituck County http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152112482/Lady-Knights-fall-to-Currituck-County BARCO — The No. 19 seede West Bladen Lady Knights lost to No. 14 seed Currituck County on Saturday in the first round of the Class 2-A East sectional playoffs, 49-20. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:51:11 EST Rusty Lady Eagles whip Eastern Randolph http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152091300/Rusty-Lady-Eagles-whip-Eastern-Randolph ELIZABETHTOWN — The Lady Eagles shook off enough rust, Imani Turner-Dobson dominated the boards and Lacey Suggs exploded for 17 second-half points to lead East Bladen past a scrappy Eastern Randolph squad, 59-42, in the first round of the Class... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:46:12 EST Knights hound, pound Southwest Onslow http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152091263/Knights-hound-pound-Southwest-Onslow DUBLIN — The West Bladen Knights' defense forced 24 turnovers and the offense crashed the boards before draining several second-half three-pointers en route to a 70-38 thrashing of Southwest Onslow on Friday in the semifinals of the... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:06:12 EST Playoff games seem likely … finally http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152087920/Playoff-games-seem-likely--finally Bladen County varsity basketball teams will be in action today and tomorrow, now that the winter weather has subsided throughout most of the state. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 09:11:11 EST Lady Eagles, Lady Knights to play on Saturday http://bladenjournal.com/news/news-sports/152082994/Lady-Eagles-Lady-Knights-to-play-on-Saturday The East Bladen Lady Eagles basketball team will host Eastern Randolph on Saturday at 5 p.m.The West Bladen Lady Knights basketball team will play at Currituck County on Saturday at 5 p.m. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:11:11 EST Lady Eagles to play Friday … maybe http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152066483/Lady-Eagles-to-play-Friday--maybe ELIZABETHTOWN — The Class 2-A state sectional playoff opener between East Bladen's Lady Eagles and Eastern Randolph has been rescheduled for Friday at 5 p.m. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:31:11 EST Lady Knights to play Friday http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152065735/Lady-Knights-to-play-Friday DUBLIN — The first-round sectional playoff game between the Lady Knights of West Bladen and Currituck County wlil be played Friday at 6 p.m. at Currituck County High School. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 08:01:13 EST Knights knock out Eagles http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152050372/Knights-knock-out-Eagles DUBLIN — West Bladen's Knights withstood a late three-point barrage by visiting East Bladen and avoided a first-round upset with a 58-53 win Wednesday in the state's Class 2-A sectional playoffs. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:46:12 EST Girls playoff games moved to Thursday; boys still on for tonight http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152045714/Girls-playoff-games-moved-to-Thursday;-boys-still-on-for-tonight State playoff basketball games for Bladen County girls teams have been postponed for a second time because of the weather. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:21:11 EST Lady Eagles to open playoffs Thursday http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152045279/Lady-Eagles-to-open-playoffs-Thursday ELIZABETHTOWN — Today's Class 2-A state basketball playoff game between East Bladen's Lady Eagles and Eastern Randolph has been postponed.The game will now be played at 5 p.m. on Thursday at East Bladen. Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:01:15 EST Basketball playoffs postponed http://bladenjournal.com/news/home_top-sports/152023545/Basketball-playoffs-postponed Tuesday's start to the Class 2-A state basketball playoffs have been pushed back to Wednesday because of a winter mix of precipitation that moved through the region overnight Monday and into Tuesday morning. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 12:21:12 EST Sliced bread: It’s not just for breakfast anymore http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/152001409/Sliced-bread:-Its-not-just-for-breakfast-anymore In case you haven't noticed, it's time to start taking Joey Logano seriously. After claiming the lead with nine laps remaining in the 2015 Daytona 500 on Sunday, Logano managed to survive an end-of-race caution and then held on to win... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:01:11 EST Game lands to be subject of local input http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151963117/Game-lands-to-be-subject-of-local-input BOLIVIA — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is holding a public meeting on Thursday, March 12, at 7 p.m. in Bolivia to seek input in developing a management plan for Columbus County Game Land, Green Swamp Game Land and Juniper Creek Game... Sun, 22 Feb 2015 19:56:11 EST Lady Eagles get No. 1 seed; Lady Knights No. 19 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151963541/Lady-Eagles-get-No.-1-seed;-Lady-Knights-No.-19 The North Carolina High School Athletic Association was both good and bad for Bladen County girls basketball teams when the seedings and pairings were announced Saturday for the Class 2-A East playoffs. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:46:12 EST West, East to clash in first round of playoffs http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151963576/West-East-to-clash-in-first-round-of-playoffs The first round of the state's Class 2-A boys basketball playoffs couldn't have shaped up much better for Bladen County fans. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 20:16:12 EST Calling all local artists http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151963141/Calling-all-local-artists RALEIGH — Got an eye for design and a fondness for wildlife? The North Carolina chapter of The Wildlife Society is seeking logo entries for the Society's conference, which will be held in Raleigh in October 2016. Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19:26:11 EST