Northwood, Pinecrest bounced from states

May. 16, 2013 @ 06:23 PM

Girls soccer

Roanoke Rapids 2, Northwood 0

The Lady Chargers (12-8-1) kept the match tied until the 50th minute on the road against the Lady Yellow Jackets (16-3-1) in the third round of the NCHSAA 2A State Tournament Wednesday night. Roanoke Rapids, the champion of the Northern Carolina Conference, advances to the state quarterfinals.

Northwood defeated Bunn and Topsail to reach the round of 16.

New Bern 1, Pinecrest 0

New Bern (13-6-1) scored in the 18th minute and that was enough to advance through the third round of the NCHSAA 4A State Tournament as Pinecrest (16-3-3) hosted the match at Union Pines. New Bern has back-to-back upsets against No. 1 seeds to reach the quarterfinals.

The Lady Patriots finish the season as Southeastern Conference season and tournament champs.