Local Sports: Chatham County

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 02:59 PM

Jets win 1-0, Knights and Falcons draw on pitch

Boys soccer

Jordan-Matthews 1, Eastern Randolph 0

Aug. 22, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Area football: Patriots open up with Overhills

Overhills (2-9, 0-6 Mid-South Athletic) at Pinecrest (11-2, 4-1 Southeastern) - 7:30 p.m.

Aug. 21, 2014 @ 04:25 PM

Terry Sanford wins early tennis test vs. Lady Vikings

Girls tennis
Terry Sanford 5, Union Pines 4

Aug. 20, 2014 @ 02:52 PM

Area scores: Lady Cavaliers sweep past Northwood


Southern Lee d. Northwood 25-20, 26-24, 27-25

Aug. 19, 2014 @ 03:53 PM

Area scores: Lady Cavaliers serve winning start

Southern Lee d. Chatham Central 25-20, 25-16, 20-25, 25-17

Jul. 20, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Three young martial artists awarded black belts

Sammy Blanton of Bear Creek, Justin Brower of Pittsboro and Carson Whitehead of Ramseur earned black belts

Jul. 03, 2014 @ 03:35 PM

Lady Jackets collect state, district postseason honors

Lee County had five Lady Yellow Jackets earn all-state honors and seven receive all-district spots from the North Carolina Softball Coaches Association for the 2014 season.

Jun. 07, 2014 @ 08:02 PM

East Rutherford turns Jets away in state final

In its first-ever trip to the state softball finals, Jordan-Matthews trailed in all three games versus East Rutherford from Friday night to Saturday afternoon.

Jun. 06, 2014 @ 11:49 PM

East Rutherford gains 1-0 lead vs. Lady Jets

In a series pitting two softball teams looking for their first-ever state championships, West Region champ East Rutherford

Jun. 05, 2014 @ 08:00 PM

Lady Jets playing for first state title

Jordan-Matthews and East Rutherford will play for each softball program’s first state championship Friday and Saturday in a best-of-three final series at Walnut Creek Softball Complex.

May. 30, 2014 @ 01:06 PM

Jordan-Matthews reaches first softball state final

Holly Clark has been perhaps the bright spot for the Jordan-Matthews Jets softball team recently, but she shared the duties a little bit Thursday night.

May. 28, 2014 @ 02:51 PM

Lady Jets take 1-0 lead in state semis

Jordan-Matthews sophomore Holly Clark fired a complete game and helped her own cause quite a bit as the Lady Jets (22-4) won their first-ever state semifinal softball game 4-2 at Northeastern (18-3) Tuesday evening.

May. 23, 2014 @ 09:36 PM

Lady Jets make state final four

Fans who wanted a prime seat for Friday evening's state tournament softball contest at Jordan-Matthews needed to show up a good half-hour before the first pitch.

May. 21, 2014 @ 03:13 PM

Lady Jets cruise into state quarterfinal

Jordan-Matthews rolled to a 7-3 victory in a match-up of two conference champions at PAC-6 champion Wheatmore (18-4) in the third round of the NCHSAA 2A softball state tournament Tuesday night.

May. 20, 2014 @ 11:29 AM

On campus: Scott leads Wake Tech baseball

Alex Scott (LCHS) concluded his first year with the Wake Tech baseball team last week, leading the Eagles (20-21-2, 13-13) offensively, defensively and from the mound.

May. 17, 2014 @ 10:49 AM

Lady Crusaders reach state soccer championship

Girls soccer
Grace Christian 2, Statesville Christian 1

May. 17, 2014 @ 09:36 AM

WH's Brown wins discus state title, 2nd in shot

Track and field
NCHSAA 3A State Championship
at North Carolina A&T, Greensboro

May. 15, 2014 @ 04:31 PM

Area scores: Cavs rally in first round of state playoffs


Southern Lee 7, West Craven 4

May. 14, 2014 @ 10:42 PM

State tournament scoreboard

NCHSAA 3A first round
- Southern Lee 7, West Craven 4

May. 14, 2014 @ 05:15 PM

Area scores: Patriots win in nine in first round of states


Pinecrest 7, Ashley 6 - 9 innings

May. 14, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Knights honored to finish year

Chatham Charter School awarded its athletes of the year and its MVPs for each Knight sports squad last Thursday at the Athletic Recognition Ceremony for the middle and high school student-athletes, coaches and supporters.

May. 13, 2014 @ 09:41 PM

State tournament scoreboard

NCHSAA 3A State Tournament first round
- Hunt 7, Northwood 3

May. 10, 2014 @ 09:02 PM

Cavalier seniors keep seasons going

With the top track and field athletes from the Cape Fear Valley, Big Eight and 3A Mid-State conferences competing in the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships Saturday

May. 10, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Area scores: Richmond tops Pinecrest in both SEC diamond finals


Richmond 4, Pinecrest 2

May. 10, 2014 @ 04:42 PM

Area scores: Union Pines wins CFVC baseball and soccer titles


Union Pines 5, Terry Sanford 4