Local Sports: Chatham County

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


Dec. 05, 2014 @ 03:38 PM

Area scores: Crusaders break through for first win

Boys basketball

Grace Christian 62, South Wake Sabres 55


Dec. 04, 2014 @ 03:26 PM

Area scores: Cavaliers go 2-for-2 over Eagles

Boys basketball

Southern Lee 66, Western Harnett 49


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Area scores: Lady Crusaders triumph in double-OT

Girls basketball

Grace Christian 39, Fayetteville Academy 38 - 2OT


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 03:38 PM

Area scores: Chapel Hill spoils Jacket home debut, 63-52

Boys basketball
Chapel Hill 63, Lee County 52


Dec. 02, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Northwood runs by Lady Cavs in opener

Northwood opened its girls basketball season in impressive form, beating Southern Lee, which came in off its first win of the season, 72-30 Monday night.


Dec. 01, 2014 @ 11:39 AM

On Campus: Kennesaw State garners team academic honors

Olivia Sturdivant (Lee County) and the Kennesaw State University women’s soccer team were presented the National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Award last week for the fourth year in a row and the fifth time in six years.


Nov. 29, 2014 @ 04:51 AM

Area scores: Jaguars sweep Harnett County tourney titles

Boys basketball

Overhills 57, Harnett Central 52


Nov. 27, 2014 @ 11:58 AM

Area scores: Eagles top Lee County, Middle Creek

Wrestling

Tuesday

Western Harnett 51, Lee County 30


Nov. 26, 2014 @ 03:41 PM

Area scores: Falcons rally to tie, then top Berean in OT

Boys basketball
Lee Christian 51, Berean Baptist 47 - OT


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 11:29 PM

Jets fly by Chatham Central, 64-43

Jordan-Matthews opened its basketball season with the speed and size advantages over county rival Chatham Central on the Jet home floor Tuesday night.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 10:50 PM

Lady Jets finish rival with late run

Jordan-Matthews fended off a charge by county rival Chatham Central, pulling away again after the Lady Bears tied the game late in the third quarter, for a 47-37 victory.


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

Area scores: Northwood goes 5-0 at Raider Duals

Wrestling
Southern Vance Raider Duals
Northwood 52, Louisburg 15


Nov. 25, 2014 @ 12:49 PM

On campus: Johnson earns 4th all-star selection

Tristan Johnson (Lee County) continues to make a name for himself in the semi-pro Central Carolina Football League as the cornerback for the Carolina Hawks


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 03:58 PM

Area scores: Chatham Central opens up with buzzer-beater victory

Boys basketball

Chatham Central 71, Providence Grove 70


Nov. 20, 2014 @ 04:17 PM

Area scores: Bears start out 2-0 on the mat

Wrestling

Chatham Central 42, Trinity 32


Nov. 18, 2014 @ 03:01 PM

Area scores: Falcons open up with 2-0 start

Boys basketball

Lee Christian 61, Chatham Charter 47


Nov. 18, 2014 @ 11:53 AM

ON CAMPUS: Swann scores first touchdown in A&T’s win

Dequan Swann (Lee County) had one reception in North Carolina A&T’s 34-0 victory over Savannah State, but the one he had was a good one as the junior tight end reeled in a 17-yard crossing route for the Aggies’ first score of the day and Swann’s first touchdown of the season.