Pride of the Vikings: Major colleges take closer look at standout Community player
For three seasons, Darian Pride has been a stalwart and a steady force for the Community Vikings' football team. Playing a myriad of positions on offense, defense, and special teams, Pride has excelled in whatever position he has occupied on the field...
Excitement builds around Community football
After inheriting the position as coach of the Community Vikings one month before the start of the football season last year, Chris Grooms and the Vikings took their lumps on the field. Without much time to implement any kind of system, Community showed flashes of success on offense, but struggled defensively during a winless 2014 season...
Viqueens' ride comes to end at East Robertson
CROSS PLAINS -- After a successful run late in the regular season and postseason, the Community Viqueens' season ended in a tough way Monday night as they dropped a 2-1 heartbreaker to the East Robertson Lady Indians in the Region 5-A Tournament. The Viqueens (13-13) struggled all night to score, but got out of several jams to keep the game close...
Cinderella runs continue for Viqueens, Champs
At the beginning of the 2015 baseball and softball seasons, not a lot of people would have given much credit to the Community Viqueens and Cascade Champions advancing to region play after a stellar district tournament showing. Community qualified for a Region 5-A berth after defeating the Moore County Raiderettes, 4-2, in the consolation finals of the District 9-A tournament last week...
Loss doesn't end Viqueens' ride; Region game ahead after consolation win
UNIONVILLE -- During the 2015 season opener, the Moore County Raiderettes rocked the Community Viqueens on their home field for an 11-0 loss. But that was then, this is now. Community rallied in the consolation finals of the District 9-A tournament on Wednesday and advanced to the championship game against Forrest with a 4-2 win over the Raiderettes...
REFUSE TO LOSE: Viqueens advance again in 9-A
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens were not ready for their season to end Tuesday night as they pounded out 16 hits in defeating the Fayetteville Lady Tigers 11-1 in an elimination game of the District 9-A Tournament. "They refuse to lose," Coach Cam Farrell of the Viqueens said. "They said they're tired of not being a part of the final play and they want to be a part of it."...
Viqueens roll past Huntland
UNIONVILLE -- The No. 5 seed Community Viqueens didn't have the best offensive night on Monday night in the consolation bracket of the District 9-A tournament. But they didn't need much offense to manufacture a 5-0 win over Huntland. The Viqueens managed just one hit against Lady Hornet starter Tara Cates, but still was able to put runners on and push five runs across the plate...
Tournament loss vs. Huntland brings end to Vikes' season
CHAPEL HILL -- The Community Vikings' season came to a close Monday night as the hot-hitting Huntland Hornets defeated the Vikings 14-4 in the District 9-A Tournament. The Vikings (15-15) fell behind early and were forced to play catch-up ball the whole night...
Vikes handed loss in 9-A semifinals
CHAPEL HILL -- The Community Vikings could only produce one run as they fell to the Forrest Rockets 11-1 in a winner's bracket semi-final game of the District 9-A Tournament Saturday afternoon. The Vikings fell behind 2-0 in the first inning after allowing two unearned runs...
Early deficit hurts as Viqueens fall
UNIONVILLE -- The Community Viqueens fell behind early and could not recover as the Forrest Lady Rockets defeated the Viqueens 13-2 in a winner's bracket semifinal game of the District 9-A Tournament on Saturday. The Lady Rockets went ahead 4-0 in the bottom of the first inning on a grand slam home run and never looked back...