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.
Grace Christian named Dwayne Whiteheart as the Crusaders’ new boys varsity soccer head coach earlier this week. He’ll have to jump right into the position and the task, with the season now only a few weeks away, but he’s excited to do so.
Torie Boyte’s hat trick, in the first 26 minutes of the match, led No. 7-seeded Grace Christian (16-4) through the first round of the N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association (NCISAA) 2A State Tournament
Lee Christian 4, Trinity Academy 3
Southern Lee 15, Terry Sanford 5
Southern Lee 7, Western Harnett 2
Lauren Martin (Northwood), Caroline Womble (Western Harnett) and JT Howington (WHHS) all received awards this past weekend at the William Peace University
Southern Lee 11, Union Pines 1
For the past three years, Madison Bolen has helped build Grace Christian into one of the top girls' soccer programs in the North Carolina Independent Schools Athletic Association.
The team which is ahead in a baseball game can't run out the clock. Mercy rule aside, the team with the lead has to still get all the outs; 21 outs in a high school game.
O'Neal 4, Grace Christian of Raleigh 3
After recently collecting his second win of the season for East Carolina, Nick Durazo (Lee County) continued to be a strong presence on the mound, notching his first two saves of the year last week for the Pirates.
Southern Lee 9, Douglas Byrd 3
Lee Christian was within 20 minutes of a rivalry win, and a big upset within the recent results of the Lady Falcons' series with neighbor Grace Christian, at Grace Christian Monday afternoon.
Heath Bowers is now Campbell’s winningest pitcher and career strikeout leader as he improved to 27 career victories after striking out nine batters in eight innings of work to defeat Liberty 3-2 last week.
St. David's 4, Grace Christian 2
O'Neal 10, Grace Christian 0
Heath Bowers struck out three batters in seven innings of work to defeat Presbyterian 7-2 and in so doing, tied two Campbell University baseball marks.
Alex Scott (2-0) (Lee County), Zach Burke (3-0) (Chatham Central), Chase Fuquay (CC) and Wake Tech Community College cracked the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II Top 20 poll
Grace Christian's soccer team got one big play seemingly from nowhere to prevail, 3-2 over Fayetteville Christian
Chatham Central 5, Jordan-Matthews 4, 9 innings
Junior pitcher Nick Durazo (Lee County) notched his first win of the season as East Carolina downed Princeton 8-3 last week.
Southern Lee 9, Douglas Byrd 5