Bladen Journal- RSS SPORTS Feed http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS http://bladenjournal.com/section/SPORTS Sun, 1 Feb 2015 11:15:36 EST 1800 N.C. boaters beware of ethanol fuel http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151566499/N.C.-boaters-beware-of-ethanol-fuel RALEIGH – The Altoona, Pa., based convenience store chain Sheetz announced on Jan. 21 that it would offer E15 fuel – gas containing up to 15 percent ethanol – at 60 of their North Carolina locations beginning in early 2015. Boat... Sun, 1 Feb 2015 11:01:11 EST Lady Eagles crush Pender County http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151606235/Lady-Eagles-crush-Pender-County ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen's Lady Eagles quickly set the tone Friday night with a stifling defense and potent scoring attack to hand visiting Pender County a 69-23 Four County Conference loss. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:41:12 EST Knights hold off Heidi Trask http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151606124/Knights-hold-off-Heidi-Trask DUBLIN — The Knights of West Bladen, after an 0-3 conference start, completed a climb into first place on Friday with a 64-58 win over Heidi Trask, The Knights' seventh straight conference victory. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 11:26:11 EST Lady Knights nipped http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151605908/Lady-Knights-nipped DUBLIN — Heidi Trask avenged a one-point conference loss in overtime in the first meeting with West Bladen by knocking off the Lady Knights on Friday, 38-37. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 10:56:11 EST Pender’s late run sinks Eagles http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151605800/Penders-late-run-sinks-Eagles ELIZABETHTOWN — Boxing out and rebounding, a challenge for East Bladen all season, bit the Eagles again Friday in a 51-48 Four County Conference loss to visiting Pender County. Sat, 31 Jan 2015 10:31:11 EST Travel volleyball http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151501679/Travel-volleyball (SC)2 travel volleyball, directed by Jenny Johnson out of Columbus County, selects girls stretching from Elizabethtown to Loris, S.C. The 15U team with Coach Doug competed in the 16U three-day “Winter Bump” tournament in Myrtle Beach,... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:21:12 EST West Bladen buddies reunite at Campbell University http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151566146/West-Bladen-buddies-reunite-at-Campbell-University BUIES CREEK — D.J. Mason and Zane Singletary, graduates of West Bladen High School, both “rocked the house” in their own unique way recently at the Gore Arena in Buies Creek, where the Campbell Camels defeated the Gardner-Webb... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 11:11:12 EST Lady Knights win fourth straight http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151563617/Lady-Knights-win-fourth-straight FAIRMONT — The Lady Knights of West Bladen got a total team effort Wednesday and handed Fairmont a 47-40 non-conference loss.The win improved West Bladen to 11-8, while Fairmont drops to 1-14. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:26:11 EST Knights fall to Tornadoes http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151563549/Knights-fall-to-Tornadoes FAIRMONT — West Bladen's five-game winning streak came to an end Wednesday when the Golden Tornadoes of Fairmont handed the visiting Knights a 64-56 defeat in a non-conference tilt. Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:06:13 EST Suggs shines in Lady Eagles’ win http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151543422/Suggs-shines-in-Lady-Eagles-win ELIZABETHTOWN — It's rare when a single player outscores an entire team, but on Tuesday against the Lady Dark Horses of Clinton, East Bladen's Lacey Suggs did just that — putting 29 points into the scorebook to lead the Lady... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:51:11 EST Suggs’ big double-double rips Clinton http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151498172/Suggs-big-double-double-rips-Clinton ELIZABETHTOWN — It's rare when a single player outscores an entire team, but on Tuesday against the Lady Dark Horses of Clinton, East Bladen's Lacey Suggs did just that — putting 29 points into the scorebook to lead the Lady... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:06:12 EST Eagles fall short vs. Clinton http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151498141/Eagles-fall-short-vs.-Clinton ELIZABETHTOWN — Clinton's Dark Horses threw a monkey wrench into East Bladen's playoff hopes on Tuesday with a third-quarter surge that led to a 59-53 Four County Conference win. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:46:11 EST Defense lifts West Bladen http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151498120/Defense-lifts-West-Bladen TEACHEY — Eight players scored for West Bladen and the Knights used a big second half Tuesday to knock off Wallace-Rose Hill for the second straight game, 55-40. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 08:21:12 EST Lady Knights whip Wallace-Rose Hill http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151498156/Lady-Knights-whip-Wallace-Rose-Hill TEACHEY — Back-to-back Four County Conference games between Wallace-Rose Hill and West Bladen's Lady Knights produced a buzzer-beating win for West Bladen on Saturday, but Tuesday's tilt required no last-second heroics. Instead,... Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:56:10 EST Purdie’s threes highlight Knights’ win http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151486162/Purdies-threes-highlight-Knights-win DUBLIN — Rahu Purdie drained six three-pointers, the Knights buried 13 of 18 free throws and the West Bladen bench provided some key minutes on Saturday en route to a 59-52 win over visiting Wallace-Rose Hill in a Four County Conference... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:11:11 EST Pait’s buzzer-beater nips WRH, 42-41 http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151485992/Paits-buzzer-beater-nips-WRH-42-41 DUBLIN — West Bladen coach Pam Stephens knew Wallace-Rose Hill would be dangerous. She also knew her Lady Knights couldn't afford any let-downs. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 20:46:11 EST Lady Eagles, Lady Knights win http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151465005/Lady-Eagles-Lady-Knights-win DUNN — East Bladen's Lacey Suggs fell a basket short from beating Midway all by herself on Friday. Instead, her 32 points led the Lady Eagles to a 62-33 win over the Lady Raiders in Four County Conference action. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:51:11 EST Knights, Eagles earn wins http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151465023/Knights-Eagles-earn-wins ROSE HILL — The Knights of West Bladen won every quarter Friday against Union, including a huge third quarter, to run away with a 69-36 Four County Conference win. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:26:11 EST SPORTS BRIEFS http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151441504/SPORTS-BRIEFS Annual Elizabethtown DYB steak dinner will be held Feb. 6***ELIZABETHTOWN — The annual Elizabethtown Dixie Youth Steak Dinner will be held at Elizabethtown Primary School on Friday, Feb 6, at 4 p.m. Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:01:14 EST Basketball camp scholarship applications available http://bladenjournal.com/news/sports/151442465/Basketball-camp-scholarship-applications-available BURGAW — Four County EMC is again offering basketball camp scholarships for rising sixth- through eighth-grade students. Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:01:11 EST