Local Sports: Chatham County

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 05:21 PM

Eastern Wayne knocks Lady Cavs from state tournament

Girls basketball

NCHSAA 3A State Tournament - first round

Eastern Wayne 46, Southern Lee 38

Feb. 24, 2014 @ 01:01 PM

CC's Dagget, Jaeger, Pinecrest's Enriquez win state championships

NCHSAA 1A State Wrestling Championships

Feb. 24, 2014 @ 12:31 PM

Bears win overall state title, two individual titles

Led by James Dagget and Chris Jaeger winning individual state championships, Chatham Central won the NCHSAA 1A State Wrestling Championships team title Saturday night at the Greensboro Coliseum.

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 07:46 PM

Jackets, Cavs learn state tourney matchups

Both Southern Lee basketball squads and Lee County's boys basketball team made their respective NCHSAA 3A state tournaments and will play first-round games Monday night as the tournament brackets were announced by the NCHSAA Saturday afternoon.

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 06:50 PM

Two Bears reach finals at states

NCHSAA 1A State Wrestling Championships
at Greensboro Coliseum
Friday's results

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 05:40 PM

Area scores: Triton sweeps Two Rivers tournament crowns

Girls basketball

Two Rivers Conference Tournament - final

Triton 54, South Johnston 49

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 10:45 PM

Halifax Academy stops Lady Crusaders in state semifinal

Girls basketball
NCISAA 1A State Tournament - semifinal
No. 3 Halifax Academy 60, No. 2 Grace Christian 56

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 11:10 AM

Vikings stand sixth at state wrestling championships

NCHSAA 3A State Wrestling Championships
at Greensboro Coliseum
Thursday's results

Feb. 20, 2014 @ 02:35 PM

Jets shock No. 1 Cummings, reach Mid-State title game

Boys basketball

Jordan-Matthews 54, Cummings 52 - OT

Feb. 19, 2014 @ 10:19 PM

Jets upset top-seeded Cummings, reach Mid-State final

Boys basketball
Mid-State Conference Tournament semifinal
- No. 4 Jordan-Matthews 54, No. 1 Cummings 52 - OT

Feb. 19, 2014 @ 02:40 PM

Yellow Jackets clinch state spot, advance to CFVC semis

Boys basketball
Lee County 75, Gray's Creek 52
No. 3-seeded Lee County (19-5) cruised by No. 6 Gray's Creek for the Jackets' third win this season over the Bears in the first round of the Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament Tuesday night.

Feb. 18, 2014 @ 10:22 PM

High school hoops scoreboard

Boys basketball

Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament - first round

Feb. 18, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Chatham Central wins region wrestling crown


Area NCHSAA regional champions

Bradley Harms, Chatham Central - 1A East/120

Feb. 18, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

Crusaders finish season with an OT victory

Boys basketball

Grace Christian 78, Cape Fear Christian 73 - OT

Feb. 15, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

Area sports calendar


Boys basketball

West Montgomery at Chatham Central - 2 p.m.

Southern Lee at Lee County - 2:30 p.m.

Union Pines at Gray’s Creek - 4:30 p.m.

Western Harnett at Cleveland - 6 p.m.

Corinth Holders at Triton - 7 p.m.

Feb. 14, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

Yellow Jackets will host Cavaliers Saturday afternoon

Lee County will host Southern Lee for a varsity basketball doubleheader Saturday afternoon, with the girls game tipping off at 1 p.m. and the boys game at 2:30 p.m.

Feb. 11, 2014 @ 02:48 PM

Area scores: Vikings, Lady Vikings top Lee County

Boys basketball

Union Pines 54, Lee County 46

Feb. 08, 2014 @ 09:35 PM

Mitchell bests Bears, wins state title

Chatham Central’s run through the NCHSAA 1A Dual Team State Tournament earned the Bears a shot for the state championship in its own gym, in front of a packed and absolutely raucous crowd Saturday evening.

Feb. 08, 2014 @ 04:10 PM

Area scores: Cavaliers take two at Westover

Boys basketball

Southern Lee 61, Westover 56

The Cavaliers (13-7, 7-3) claimed a regular-season sweep over Westover (14-7, 7-3)

Feb. 07, 2014 @ 11:13 PM

Bears win for coach Slaughter

As Chatham Central icon boys basketball head coach Bill Slaughter watched via internet from his UNC hospital room, his Bears took care of business behind Zack Burke’s game-high 33 points for a 61-55 victory over Union Academy.

Feb. 07, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

Bears will wrestle for the state championship

NCHSAA 1A Dual Team State Tournament
Chatham Central 40, Rosewood 30

Feb. 06, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

Lady Chargers place fourth in pool at regionals

Swimming and diving
NCHSAA 3A East Regional Championships

Feb. 05, 2014 @ 06:52 PM

Area scores: Chargers edge Cedar Ridge in Big Eight hoops

Boys basketball
Northwood 68, Cedar Ridge 65

Feb. 05, 2014 @ 05:07 PM

Chatham Central, Union Pines march through state tourney rounds

NCHSAA 1A Dual Team State Tournament
Chatham Central 42, South Stanly 28

Feb. 05, 2014 @ 02:01 PM

Northwood girls rally to win at Cedar Ridge

Northwood used a big fourth quarter to wipe out an eight-point deficit and win at Cedar Ridge, 58-54, in girls’ basketball Tuesday night.