Bears will wrestle for the state championship
NCHSAA 1A Dual Team State Tournament
Chatham Central 40, Rosewood 30
195 - Luis Puente (C) p. Garner Beasley 3:31, 220 - Rayquon Jone (R) p. Curtis Brown 1:51, 285 - Casey Canterbury (C) d. Kaleb Taylor 3-1, 106 - forfeit to C, 113 - Malique Boyd (R) p. Cameron Oldham 3:30, 120 - Bradley Harms (C) md. David Dotson 11-3, 126 - Rogelio Amador (C) d. Nick Martin 5-0, 132 - James Dagget (C) d. Samuel Drew 9-3, 138 - Chris Jaeger (C) p. Jordan Batson 5:55, 145 - Dalton Robinson (C) d. Evan Reiss 5-4, 152 - Rodney VanderWalker (C) p. Trevor Thompson 3:35, 160, 170, 182 - forfeit to C
Chatham Central (19-4) prevailed, with three matches to spare, at Rosewood (32-2) in a semifinal of the 1A state tournament Thursday night. The Bears will host Western Highland Conference champ Mitchell (36-7) in the state final at 5 p.m. Saturday. Chatham Central will be vying for its second team state championship, the first being in 2005.
NCHSAA 3A Dual Team State Tournament
Morehead 36, Union Pines 25
182 - Payton Mills (M) p. Garrett Jefferson 3:13, 195 - Ty-Shawn Olverson (M) p. Chris Kelly 1:22, 220 - Cameron Sanders (M) p. Anthony Mongold 1:06, 285 - Caleb Edwards (U) d. George Blackstock 3-1, 106 - Daniel Hull (U) md. Dillon Jones 26-12, 113 - Mike Fedowitz (U) d. William Pryor 5-0, 120 - Jordan Jones (M) md. Dylan Barber 13-4, 126 - Michael Jones (M) d. Reagan Fedowitz 12-6, 132 - Paul Ambrose (U) d. Jadakiss Jumper 8-4, 138 - Willis Booth (M) md. Darrell Utt 11-3, 145 - Benjamin Bullins (M) md. Paul Duncan 19-6, 152 - Will Dabbs (M) d. Ethan Coker 4-2, 160, 170 - forfeit to U
Morehead defeated Union Pines in a quarterfinal of the 3A state tournament Thursday night in Cameron. Morehead (37-1) continued on to defeat Swansboro in a semifinal.
The Vikings finish the team season as Cape Fear Valley Conference season and tournament champs and with a 14-4 dual record.
Southeast Raleigh 58, Harnett Central 52
Southeast Raleigh (11-7, 7-5) edged the visiting Trojans in a Greater Neuse River Conference game Thursday night.
Sophomore Anthony Staton had 19 points, including 3 of 4 three-pointers, for the Trojans. Don Singletary added 11 points and seven assists.
Harnett Central (5-14, 1-9) hosted Rolesville last night and will host East Wake at 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Southeast Raleigh 62, Harnett Central 16
Southeast Raleigh (17-2, 10-0) blitzed to a 34-4 lead by halftime and rolled to a GNRC win over the Lady Trojans (8-11, 3-7).
Denise McNeill led Harnett Central with seven points.
The Lady Trojans hosted Rolesville last night and will host East Wake at 6 p.m. Tuesday.