Pinecrest (8-1, 2-1) at Richmond (9-0, 3-0) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Pinecrest 21, Richmond 7
A lot of Northwood football players had memorable individual nights as the Chargers (8-2, 4-2) picked up important Big Eight Conference win, 52-33, at Chapel Hill (7-3, 3-3) Thursday night.
Lee County 2, Northwood 0
Northwood (7-2, 3-2) at Chapel Hill (7-2, 3-2) - 7 p.m.
Last season - Northwood 31, Chapel Hill 24
NCHSAA State Tournament first round
Lee County junior Siranon Shoomee won her second consecutive individual state championship, coming from behind entering round two for the second straight year as well, with a 5-under-par 67 final round in the NCHSAA 3A State Championship at Longleaf Golf and Country Club Tuesday.
Jarrod Spears (Harnett Central) led Lenoir-Rhyne on the ground with a career-best day, rushing for 195 yards, as the Bears remained undefeated rolling over Mars Hill 45-17.
Southern Lee drew a No. 4 seed and Lee County is a No. 13 seed, leading to a potential second round clash between the county rivals in the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament, as the four state tournament brackets were released by the N.C. High School Athletic Association Monday.
NCHSAA 3A Mid East Regional Championships
Pinecrest 44, Purnell Swett 6
NCISAA State Championships
Terry Sanford 14, Lee County 12
Southern Lee 39, Westover 13
Lee County junior Siranon Shoomee will be trying to defend her state golf championship Monday and Tuesday in the NCHSAA 3A State Championship being played at Longleaf Golf and Country Club. She'll have more to play for this time around thanks to her Yellow Jacket teammates.
Douglas Byrd (1-7, 1-2) at Union Pines (5-4, 1-3) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Douglas Byrd 49, Union Pines 0
Northwood 2, Southern Durham 1 - OT
Southern Lee 5, Union Pines 0
NCHSAA 3A East Regional Championship
Ben Grossfuss (Lee County) has been named the Lynchburg College “Athlete of the Week” as the sophomore forward scored the Hornets game winner in their 1-0 victory over Virginia Wesleyan.
Scotland 29, Pinecrest 22
Two Rivers Conference Championships
Union Pines d. Swansboro 25-14, 25-13, 25-17
Southern Durham senior quarterback Kendall Hinton accounted for three touchdowns in helping the Spartans (8-0, 4-0) win a crucial 3A Big Eight matchup, 33-25 at Northwood (6-2, 2-2) Friday night.
Southern Durham (7-0, 3-0) at Northwood (6-1, 2-1) - 7 p.m.
Last season - Southern Durham 56, Northwood 54
Pinecrest d. Scotland 25-19, 25-12, 25-21
Lee County's volleyball team, following its undefeated regular season and the Cape Fear Valley Conference season title, is the No. 1 seed in the NCHSAA 3A East half of the state volleyball tournament bracket as the 64-school field was released by the N.C. High School Athletic Association Thursday.