Local Sports: Chatham County

Dec. 27, 2014 @ 09:51 PM

Lady Jackets rebound for Classic victory

Lee County's girls basketball team bounced back quickly and in a big way Saturday afternoon in its Holiday Basketball Classic.


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 12:51 PM

Western Harnett wins in Yellow Jacket Classic

Boys basketball
Western Harnett 63, East Bladen 58


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 11:53 AM

Northwood outpaces Lady Cavs, 69-44, in Classic

Southern Lee's second crack against Northwood this girls basketball season was clearly better than the Lady Cavs' first.


Dec. 24, 2014 @ 12:45 PM

Area scores: Lady Jets win two of three in Christmas tourney

Girls basketball

Jordan-Matthews 50, Wheatmore 43


Dec. 23, 2014 @ 03:53 PM

Area scores: Cavs, Vikings and Chargers compete in WRAL invite

Wrestling

43rd Annual WRAL IHIGH Invitational


Dec. 23, 2014 @ 12:27 PM

On Campus: Mellette making an impact at Chowan

After making a name for himself by leading the nation in rebounding last year at the junior college level playing for Wake Tech, Josh Mellete (Southern Lee)


Dec. 21, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Mustangs, Bears earn All-YVC honors

North Moore’s improvement from two wins to six victories this football season was capped by eight Mustang players earning all-conference places within the Yadkin Valley Conference.


Dec. 20, 2014 @ 04:43 PM

Area scores: Patriots beat Reynolds, go to 9-1

Boys basketball

Pinecrest 56, R.J. Reynolds 46


Dec. 19, 2014 @ 03:51 PM

Area scores: Lady Jaguars edge Southern Lee, 43-42

Girls basketball

Overhills 43, Southern Lee 42


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 03:50 PM

Area scores: Vikings beat Southern Lee on the mat, go to 4-0 in CFVC

Wrestling

Union Pines 69, Southern Lee 11


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Yellow Jacket Holiday Classic lineup is set

Both defending champs and both runners-up from last year’s tournament will be in the fields for the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic Dec. 26, 27 and 29 at Lee County High School.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 05:03 PM

Area scores: Cavaliers blank Bears in OT for conference win

Boys basketball
Southern Lee 75, Gray's Creek 64 - OT


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 04:58 PM

Vikings go 4-1 at Baddest Cat on the Mat

Wrestling

Baddest Cat on the Mat


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

Six martial artists earn karate black belts

Rachel Spoon of Pittsboro was awarded a third-degree black belt and five other students received first-degree black belts from South Eastern Karate Association when the school held its quarterly examinations earlier this fall.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Murr scores career high for Truett-McConnell

Anna Murr (Grace Christian) is quickly making a name for herself at Truett-McConnell College.


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 02:42 PM

Area scores: Bears, Lady Bears score wins at North Moore

Boys basketball
Chatham Central 58, North Moore 47


Dec. 13, 2014 @ 03:58 PM

Lady Jackets romp to CFVC win at Gray's Creek

Girls basketball - Lee County 60, Gray's Creek 38
Boys basketball - Gray's Creek 58, Lee County 33


Dec. 13, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

Chargers garner Big Eight football honors

Ten Chargers, highlighted by Defensive Player of the Year Elijah Washington, made the Big Eight Conference's All-Conference Team for the 2014 football campaign as the honors were announced earlier this week.


Dec. 12, 2014 @ 02:22 PM

Area scores: Lady Chargers win third straight game

Girls basketball

Northwood 56, Northern Durham 42


Dec. 11, 2014 @ 03:08 PM

Area scores: Yellow Jackets finish sweep vs. Athens Drive

Boys basketball
Lee County 45, Athens Drive 39


Dec. 10, 2014 @ 04:59 PM

Area scores: Lady Crusaders start fast to beat Wake Christian

Girls basketball
Grace Christian 58, Wake Christian 22


Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:15 PM

Area scores: Vikings score split with Richmond

Boys basketball
Union Pines 82, Richmond 74


Dec. 09, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

On Campus: Spears named to 2014 NCAA Division II All-Super Region Team

Jarrod Spears (Harnett Central) was one of the eight Lenoir-Rhyne football players who were selected last week for the 2014 NCAA Division II Daktronics All-Super Region 2 team.


Dec. 09, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Northwood takes two vs. rival Jets

Girls basketball
Northwood 67, Jordan-Matthews 45


Dec. 06, 2014 @ 03:03 PM

Area scores: Lady Vikings rout Richmond, 71-30

Girls basketball
Union Pines 71, Richmond 30