Local Sports: Grace Christian

Jan. 09, 2015 @ 02:37 PM

Crusaders bounce back in county rivalry games

Both Grace Christian varsity basketball squads avenged defeats to their respective Lee Christian rivals Thursday night on the Crusader home court.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

ON CAMPUS: Reflecting back on 2014

As 2015 starts its reign and we say good bye to 2014, I’d like to take a moment to reflect back on the headline grabbing stories from this past year.


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Brown receives All-PFL honor

Dalton Brown (Northwood) was one of 15 Campbell football players to receive All-Pioneer Football League honors for his performance this past season on the gridiron.


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. 19, 2014 @ 11:51 PM

Falcons, Lady Falcons take county rivalry wins

One Lee Christian victory went past the wire, the second varsity win was in well in Falcon control a little into the third quarter, but in both Lee Christian flipped the basketball balance of power in its rivalry versus nearby neighbor Grace Christian Friday night.


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 @ 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. 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. 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 @ 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. 06, 2014 @ 11:45 AM

Ross leads Lady Crusader victory, reaches 1,000-point mark

Alexis Ross reached a big milestone for any basketball player Friday night in Grace Christian's 66-52 victory over visiting New Life Home School.


Dec. 05, 2014 @ 03:38 PM

Area scores: Crusaders break through for first win

Boys basketball

Grace Christian 62, South Wake Sabres 55


Dec. 03, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

Area scores: Lady Crusaders triumph in double-OT

Girls basketball

Grace Christian 39, Fayetteville Academy 38 - 2OT


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. 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 @ 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. 23, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Area scores: Vikings take two against county rival

Boys basketball
Union Pines 58, North Moore 43


Nov. 19, 2014 @ 02:55 PM

Area scores: Ross leads Lady Crusader comeback

Girls basketball

Grace Christian 40, Burlington Christian 29


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.


Nov. 16, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Lady Crusaders go 1-1 in Sanford Shootout

Girls basketball
Grace Christian 40, Trinity Academy 38


Nov. 14, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Sanford Shootout tips off basketball season

High school basketball season will tip off in Lee County tonight as Grace Christian holds its traditional season-opening Sanford Shootout tournament with quadruple-headers tonight and tomorrow.


Nov. 07, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

Area sports calendar

Football

Lee County at Southern Lee - 7:30 p.m.


Nov. 05, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Area sports calendar

3A East - No. 5 Hunt (19-3) at No. 4 Southern Lee (18-1-3) - 7 p.m.


Nov. 04, 2014 @ 05:15 PM

Crusaders cap season with great tourney

Grace Christian's soccer squad finished its season in a national event and on a high note, finishing as the national runner-up in the top division of the National Association of Christian Athletics Tournament last week.


Nov. 04, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

ON CAMPUS: Reives leads Averett to first conference win

Michael Reives (Southern Lee) took advantage of a new starting position on the Averett defense to lead the Cougars (2-6, 1-5) to their first USA South Conference victory of the season, a 31-21 upset of Methodist.