Inside The Eye: Canes Over Blackhawks 3-0

Story by Bob Fennel. File photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary-lina, NC  –   If you missed this game, you missed a great one.

The Canes hosted the Chicago Blackhawks in their only meeting this season on Friday October 28th.

The Blackhawks came into the game leading the Central Division with a 5-1-2 record but fell to 5-2-2 after being shut out 3-0 by the Canes on Cam Ward’s 17th career shutout. Read more

Inside The Eye: Canes Go To .500 On Shootout Loss To Sens

Story by CaryCitizen’s new Carolina Hurricanes sportswriter, Bob Fennel. He’s the only member of the press corps that wears his Canes gear to the games. ‘Nuff said. File photo by Hal Goodtree.

Cary-lina, NC – The Canes faced off against the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday, October 25 at the RBC.  They skated away after having been beaten in a heartbreaking 3-2 shootout loss.

The Carolina Hurricanes are now in the middle of the Eastern pack at 3-3. Read more

Pictures: Panthers vs Redskins

Cary, NC – Photographer Tom Mousseau was on the sidelines for CaryCitizen at Sunday’s NFL contest between the Carolina Panthers and the Washington Redskins. As reported Sunday night in Matt Young’s column, the Panthers rolled over the ‘Skins 33-20 at home. Tom filed these pictures from the game. Read more

Panthers Beat: Who Let The Dogs Out?

Story by Matt Young.

Cary-lina, NC – “Litter”-ally. Who let the dogs out? Read more

Notes From Afghanistan: Two Guys from Cary

Cary, NC – This is not a story of battle, nation-building, heroism or pain. But then again, maybe it is. Read more

RailHawks Brilliant Season Comes to an End

Story by Hal Goodtree. Photos by Tom Mousseau for CaryCitizen.

Cary, NC – In 2011, Cary’s own Carolina RailHawks were the darlings of the North American Soccer League. But the dream of a championship came to an end Saturday night at Wake Med Soccer Park with a loss to arch-rivals the Minnesota Stars. Read more

Panthers Beat: Weather Or Not I’m Watching Football

Cary-lina, NC – This was the most beautiful weekend all year. Possibly in history. Anywhere.

Feeling guilty about the impending spectacular Sunday, knowing that I would be parked on my couch, I jammed a whole nature-packed weekend into my Saturday. If nothing else, but to avoid getting rickets. Read more

RailHawks: NASL Semi-Final Playoff This Saturday

Story by Hal Goodtree. Photos by Karl Fisher.

Cary, NC – The RailHawks might have been shot out of a cannon this season, with a 17-3-8 record, massive crowds at Wake Med Soccer Park and a high level of excitement at the games. But the season is on the line this Saturday, with a must-win game against the Minnesota Stars. Read more

Panther’s Beat: Carolina – The Best 1-4 Team I’ve Ever Seen

Story by Matt Young. Photos by Suzie Wolf. Mark Ratcliff also contributed to this story.

Cary-lina,  NC – I’m a day late in posting the report on the game versus the Saints. “Why?”, you may ask.

I just got home from an out-of-town trip for a wedding.  A WEDDING. ON SUNDAY! At 2 pm! IN THE FALL!

Who are these people that think this makes sense?

Thank goodness for DVRs and smartphones. Read more

WWOCS: Green Hope Soccer, Ranked #3 in Nation

Story from staff reports. Photos by Tom Mousseau.

Cary, NC – In this edition of Wide World of Cary Sports, we focus on Green Hope varsity boys soccer, ranked #1 in North Carolina and #3 in the nation, according to Max Preps. Read more