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Going for it all!
Derrick Whittenburg (shown here) and members of the NCAA champion
IS.C. State basketball team were on hand last Thursday night to help raise
money for the American Cancer Society. In a game against the Hoke
County All-Stars, state seniors Sidney Lowe, Thurl Bailey and Whit ten
burg razzle-dazzled the audience with dunk shots, fancy dribbling and all
around fun. The players exhibited their talents before an audience of near
ly 1,000 people and helped to raise approximately 5 1,200 for the Cancer
Society, Hoke President Steve Parker said. Along with the basketball
game, the Cancer Society in Hoke County raised another $1,300 from the
sale of cookbooks and other types of donations, Parker said.
On First Place
With only a half-game margin
standing between the Hoke County
Blazers and first place, the team
tucked another win in their pocket
by defeating Red Springs 5-2 Sun
Hit leaders for Sunday's game
were Allen Morrison with three
hits and Timmy Clark with two.
Rashad Rahmaan was the winning
pitcher with 10 strike outs.
The Blazers with a 8-2 overall
record trail the Littlefield team,
which has a 7-1 record, by a half
game for the first place honors.
This weekend, the Blazers will
play a home game Saturday
against St. Pauls, and head to Fair
Grove Sunday for an away game.
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Bridges, Barnes Named
Hoke Athletes Of Week
Willie Bridges and Sabrina
Barnes have been named Male and
Female Athletes of the Week by
the coaching staff at Hoke High
School for the week of May 9-13.
Willie a 6'0" senior is a member
of the boy's track team. Willie
runs the middle distance race of
Willie was nomianted for his
performance in the North Carolina
High School Athletic Association
Sectional Meet held last Friday,
May 13, at Scotland High School.
Willie won the 800 meter run in a
time of 1:56.88. This time set a
new school and sectional record.
Willie will travel to Wilson this
Thursday to compete in the 800
meter run in the NCHSAA Eastern
Regional track meet.
Sabrina, a 5*1 1 * * senior is a
member of the girl's track team.
Sabrina throws the shot put for the
Sabrina was nominated for her
performance in the NCHSAA
Girl's Eastern Regional Cham
pionship Meet on Thursday, May
12. In this meet Sabrina placed
first with a put of 38*4 Vi".
Sabrina's finish qualified her for
the NCHSAA Girl's State Track
Meet to be held on Friday, May 20,
at Hoke High School.
| Runners-up in the Hoke Tennis Classic mixed doubles match this weekend
iwere Susan and Steve Phillips (left) and winners of the match Cindy Shelly
and Jeff Barnhardt.
Hoke Tennis Classic
Larry Beasley and Johnny Miller (left) winners in the men 's doubles match
with runners-up, Larry Upchurch and Ches Hayes.
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