Northwood 5, First Flight 3
The Chargers (22-5) scored two runs in the home half of the fifth to gain the lead and go on through the third round of the NCHSAA 2A State Tournament Friday night in Pittsboro.
Chatham Central kept on rolling through the NCHSAA 1A state softball tournament Friday night and the Lady Bears are doing it without their best lineup on the field.
Jordan-Matthews senior Maurice Eaddy won the state championship in the 100-meter dash, running it in 10.66 seconds, at the NCHSAA 2A State Championships at North Carolina A&T's Erwin Belk Stadium Friday.
Roanoke Rapids 2, Northwood 0
4A State Championships
Pinecrest defeated Myers Park by one stroke, 19-20, on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff to win the NCHSAA 4A state championship at Pinehurst No. 8 on Tuesday.
NCHSAA 1A second round
- South Stanly 10, North Moore 3
NCHSAA 2A second round
- Northwood 8, Corinth Holders 6
Getting it done in each phase of the game, Chatham Central's softball team made it 24 straight victories, moving through the second round of the NCHSAA 1A State Tournament in the process, with a 5-0 victory over East Surry Tuesday night.
Union Pines 4, Southern Guilford 3
Lady Viking junior Lexie Coxe hit a two-out RBI double bringing Kellie Poindexter around from first to score in the bottom of the seventh inning giving Union Pines the victory in the first round of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament Friday night in Cameron.
NCHSAA 1A first round
- North Moore 15, Union Academy 7
- South Stokes 3, Chatham Central 2
NCHSAA State Tournament first round
Williams 4, Southern Lee 1
Williams (17-2), the No. 2 seed from the 3A Mid-State Conference, topped visiting Southern Lee (9-8-1) in the first round of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament Wednesday night in Burlington in a match called at halftime due to thunderstorms.
Chatham Central 1, North Moore 0
Chatham Central (22-0) completed a perfect Yadkin Valley Conference season with the conference tournament crown to go with the season crown Tuesday night in Bear Creek.
NCHSAA State Tournament first round
NCHSAA 3A Mideast Track and Field Regional Championships
at Walter M. Williams High School
Northwood 8, Granville Central 1
The Chargers (19-5, 15-0) completed a perfect Carolina 12 season with a win at home Friday night.
Jordan-Matthews, the third seed entering the Mid-State Conference baseball tournament, got a triple play and a bases-loaded triple to help win the tournament championship Thursday night with a 9-6 victory over No. 1-seeded Providence Grove (15-9) at Graham High School.
Southern Lee 12, Westover 2
The No. 2-seeded Cavaliers (20-5) rolled past No. 7 Westover (0-18) in the first round of the Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament at Southern Lee Thursday night.
Overhills 4, Southern Lee 3 - OT
Grace Christian 4, Community Christian 3 - OT
* Carolina Christian Tournament semifinal
Lee County 11, Athens Drive 8
The Lady Yellow Jackets avenged a 10-9 loss to Athens Drive at home earlier this season with a victory in Raleigh Wednesday evening.
Gray's Creek 5, Southern Lee 3
Jordan-Matthews 13, Eastern Randolph 4 - Mid-State semifinal
Grace Christian 17, Northwood Temple 0
Montgomery Kirby threw a five-inning no-hitter as the Crusaders (12-7) rolled through the quarterfinals of the Carolina Christian Conference Tournament at home Tuesday afternoon.
Union Pines advanced through the first round of the NCHSAA 3A Dual Team State Playoffs on its home courts Tuesday afternoon, blanking Western Alamance 6-0.
Grace Christian 7, Neuse Christian 0
Freshman Torie Boyte scored a hat trick leading the Lady Crusaders (9-8-2, 6-2-0) to a Carolina Christian Conference win at Neuse Christian Friday afternoon.
Southern Lee 7, Apex 6
The Cavaliers (18-4) edged Apex (8-10) in the last non-conference game of Southern Lee's regular season Thursday night. The Cavaliers set a new program record for wins in a season.