With Brooke Strickland’s 20 points leading four Lady Crusaders in double-figure scoring, Grace Christian cruised to a 66-26 win at city rival, and starting Friday night, Carolina Christian Conference rival, Lee Christian.
Campbell first baseman Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered awards for her performance on the field as she was named the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Softball Player of the Week and
Campbell freshman first baseman, Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered her first collegiate award being named the College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week last week
Tuesday, Feb. 17
Big Eight Conference Tournament first round
Cary Christian 53, Grace Christian 43
Two Lady Crusader basketball players earned top conference honors ahead of Grace Christian playing in its first-ever Eastern Plains Independent Conference Tournament tonight
Union Pines 59, Gray's Creek 31
Chandler Patterson (Lee County) made a name for herself at Lee County High School for demolishing softballs. This earned her the all-time Yellow Jacket home run title, the Tri-9 conference home run title and three all-state selections while playing for Lee.
Mitchell 42, Chatham Central 30
Grace Christian of Sanford 54, Grace Christian of Raleigh 37
NCHSAA 3A Dual Team State Tournament
Chatham Central 63, Heide Trask 15
NCHSAA Dual Team state tournaments
National Signing Day will take place on Wednesday as thousands of high school football players across the nation will make their intent for where they will play their collegiate gridiron athletics next season official.
Northwood 72, J.F. Webb 57
St. David's 56, Grace Christian 27
Southern Lee 77, Gray's Creek 47
Prior to last week, Truett-McConnell had enjoyed only three wins in 17 games this season and was currently riding a seven-game losing streak.
Southern Lee 49, Douglas Byrd 30
O'Neal 70, Grace Christian 28
Nick Durazo (Lee County) was named to the fall 2014 East Carolina Dean’s List becoming one of 17 Pirate baseball players earning this honor
Cary Christian sophomore guard Grace Smith overcame foul trouble to score a game-high 29 points lifting her team to a 56-47 conference-opening win against Grace Christian.
Village Christian 86, Grace Christian
Hailee Lilly (Lee County) finished 2-0 on the mat to help seventh-seeded McKendree finish third this past weekend at the National Wrestling Coaches Association National Duals in Fort Wayne, Ind.
Grace Christian's Alexis Ross scored a team-high 20 points, including nine free throws throughout two overtimes, to help the Lady Crusaders hold off Lighthouse Christian Homeschool 56-54 Friday night.
Both Grace Christian varsity basketball squads avenged defeats to their respective Lee Christian rivals Thursday night on the Crusader home court.