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Watts’ on Wrestling Roster at UNCP for 3rd Year

Pirate graduate Josh Watts is looking forward to his 3rd season at UNCP. “As A SOPHOMORE (2016-17): Compiled an 8-10 (.444) record, all in tournament settings … Registered four wins by pin and one other by major decision … Went 2-3 against NCAA Division II competition … Earned a trip to the podium at the […]

Grice and Breeden Visit Duke University

Braylan Grice, Jr, QB and Kwashek Breeden, Jr, WR were at the Duke football game Saturday for a recruiting visit. They were accompanied by head coach Mike Setzer and defensive line coach Jamie Bell. Both athletes toured the campus and the athletic facilities, and met Coach Cutcliffe and the position coaches along with other recruits. […]

29 Days Till the First Pirate Basketball Game of the Season

It is hard to believe that football season is so close to an end with 3 more regular season games, and the first basketball game is 11/15. Please mark your calendars! Girls play before the boys. Here is a link to the boys’ schefule. The schedule will be posted on this page at a later […]

All Sports Schedule 10/16 – 10/21

Monday 10/16-  Varsity Volleyball Conference Tournament @ Hoke @ 6:00               JV/Varsity Soccer @ Scotland @ 5:15/7:00 Freshmen Volleyball @ Home vs. Hoke @ 4:30 Tuesday 10/17- XC Conference Meet @ Pinecrest @ 5:00 Wednesday 10/18- Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. Swett @ 6:00 (Sr. Night) Thursday 10/19- JV […]

Great to See Kelly on the UNCP Wrestling Roster

2017 graduate Chris Kelly has been working hard to prepare for his first season representing the Braves on the mat. UNCP is not that far to travel. Click here for the UNCP Brave schedule. Kelly’s bio on the roster: “Weight125 Hometown Lumberton, N.C. High SchoolLumberton HS MajorExercise & Sports Science HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Lumberton […]

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Brock is Named Farm Bureau’s Player of the Week for Week 5

‘Congrats to junior Defensive End Edward Brock for being selected by his coaches as the Farm Bureau Insurance Player of the Week for Lumberton’s thrilling Homecoming victory over the Hoke County Bucks! Brock and the Pirate defense made big plays when they had to and consistently disrupted the Hoke County offense as they led the […]

Reminder: Monday’s Soccer Games Moved to Today (Oct. 12)

JV/Varsity Soccer @ Home vs. Pinecrest @ 5:15/7:00 is today! Please come out and show support.

Qualifying to Play a College Sport…Academics Must Come First

As a student-athlete, there are numbers that you should be aware of. Do not let the numbers discourage you; let them drive you. “Of the nearly 8 million students participating in high school athletics in the United States, only 480,000 will compete at NCAA schools”. (NCAA) Visit this NCAA website to view the probability of […]

Pirate Football This Week

JV Pirates will host Pinecrest this week at 6:30. Please come out to Alton Brooks Stadium and support the Pirates on Thursday! The Varsity Pirates will travel to Pinecrest High School. Kick off at 7:30 . Click here for directions

Alumni Spotlight – Larry Hearne

Larry Hearne, a Lumberton High School 2010 graduate, went on to play at Winston-Salem State University. He participated in the 2015 Dream Bowl. The Dream Bowl is held over the Martin Luther King Jr. weekend each year. It is an All-Star game which showcases the best DII and DIII college players from across the country. […]

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