Local Sports: Grace Christian

Oct. 30, 2013 @ 05:01 AM

Lady Crusader saves best for state meet

Grace Christian freshman Madison Bolen finished an outstanding cross country season for herself and the Crusaders as a whole by running to a runner-up place in the NCISAA 1A State Championships last Friday at Hagan Stone Park in Pleasant Garden.

Oct. 30, 2013 @ 04:59 AM

A Crusade to the state title

Grace Christian scored two goals in the last five minutes of overtime to win its first NCISAA soccer state championship with a 4-2 victory over Hickory Christian Saturday afternoon at Greenfield School.

Oct. 27, 2013 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Crusaders, Falcons run at state meet

Cross Country

NCISAA State Championships

at Hagan Stone Park, Greensboro

Oct. 26, 2013 @ 06:36 PM

Crusaders win first state title

Grace Christian scored two goals in the last five minutes of overtime to win its first NCISAA soccer state championship with a 4-2 victory over Hickory Christian Saturday afternoon at Greenfield School.

Oct. 22, 2013 @ 08:28 PM

Crusaders roll into state semis

Grace Christian's soccer team has been building toward the state tournament, and trying to take the one big step from state runner-up to state champ, all season. The No. 1-seeded Crusaders (25-2-1) took the drama out of their opening state tournament match, a quarterfinal versus No. 9 Stateville Christian, in a hurry.

Oct. 16, 2013 @ 02:49 PM

Area scores: Crusaders make it 20 straight heading into states

Boys soccer

Grace Christian 3, Wake Christian 1

Oct. 12, 2013 @ 04:49 PM

Crusaders are champions again

Grace Christian's boys soccer team has played in the NCISAA 1A Carolina Christian Conference for three years.

Oct. 10, 2013 @ 10:10 PM

Crusaders roll into CCC soccer final

On a cool, damp afternoon with a steady drizzle, the Grace Christian varsity men’s soccer team stepped on the field to begin, in earnest, its quest of claiming its first NCISAA 1A State Soccer Championship.

Oct. 10, 2013 @ 04:57 AM

Area scores: Lady Jackets sweep Westover, host Dig Hope game tonight


Lee County d. Westover 25-7, 25-11, 25-8

Oct. 05, 2013 @ 05:04 AM

Crusaders win third straight CCC soccer championship

Grace Christian won its third straight Carolina Christian Conference season championship, doing so with a perfect 9-0-0 record, with a 10-0 win over Cresset Christian on Tuesday.

Oct. 04, 2013 @ 05:15 PM

Area scores: Cavs blank Byrd, stay tied atop CFVC soccer


Southern Lee 9, Douglas Byrd 0

Oct. 02, 2013 @ 04:13 PM

Area scores: Crusaders finish CCC soccer title with perfect mark


Grace Christian 10, Cresset Christian 0

Grace Christian (19-2-1, 9-0-0) completed its Carolina Christian Conference season championship

Oct. 01, 2013 @ 04:37 PM

Area scores: Lady Jacket breaks par for third straight round


Terry Sanford 250, Lee County 269, Union Pines 270, Southern Lee 320

Sep. 29, 2013 @ 04:57 AM

Area scores: Lady Falcons cruise to CCC volleyball victory


Lee Christian d. Wayne Christian 25-14, 25-7, 25-21

Sep. 27, 2013 @ 05:32 PM

Area scores: Lady Jackets tighten hold on first place


Lee County 3, Union Pines 0

Sep. 25, 2013 @ 07:52 PM

Area scores: Crusaders ease to 11th straight win


Grace Christian 9, Wayne Christian 0

Sergio Charco and Joe Urrutia scored two goals each and the Crusaders rolled to their 11th straight win at Wayne Christian Tuesday afternoon.

Sep. 24, 2013 @ 04:51 PM

Johnson named Player of the Game after big day

Lee County High School product Tristan Johnson is continuing to make his presence felt in his first season with the Carolina Hawks as he snagged two interceptions, returning one 65 yards for the Hawks’ only score in the game, as Carolina fell to the Charlotte Colts, 14-6

Sep. 22, 2013 @ 04:58 AM

Area scores: Crusaders keep win streak going


Grace Christian 9, Northwood Temple 0

Sep. 20, 2013 @ 05:18 PM

Lady Jackets go five for conference victory


Lee County d. Gray's Creek 25-14, 19-25, 25-17, 23-25, 15-13

Sep. 20, 2013 @ 05:01 AM

Grace Christian has no problem vs. defending champs

It didn't mean as much as if Grace Christian had been able to defeat Greenfield School the last time the two schools met on a soccer field. The Crusaders (13-2-1) hosted and beat the defending state champion Knights (2-8) 3-0 Thursday afternoon in a rematch of Greenfield's 1-0 win in the NCISAA 1A state final from last November.

Sep. 18, 2013 @ 06:09 PM

Area scores: Crusaders net nine in CCC win


Grace Christian 9, Cape Fear Christian 0

The Crusaders (12-2-1, 5-0-0) remained perfect in Carolina Christian Conference play at home Tuesday afternoon.

Sep. 17, 2013 @ 10:13 PM

Area scoreboard


Wytheville C.C. d. Central Carolina C.C. 25-21, 25-11, 23-25, 25-8

Sep. 15, 2013 @ 04:59 AM

Crusaders push win streak to seven

Despite three road tests in a four-day span this week, and having played five of their last six matches on the road, Grace Christian's boys' soccer squad ran its winning streak to seven matches with wins over Neuse Christian, 10-1, Cary Academy, 3-0, and Trinity Academy, 4-0.

Sep. 15, 2013 @ 04:58 AM

Lady Falcons win in four, go to 4-1 in CCC


Lee Christian d. Neuse Christian 20-25, 25-9, 25-19, 25-17

Sep. 11, 2013 @ 04:16 PM

Area scores: Lady Falcons sweep to CCC victory


Lee Christian d. Trinity Academy 26-24, 25-13, 25-14

The Lady Falcons (3-2, 3-1) got a Carolina Christian Conference victory with a sweep at Trinity Academy Tuesday evening in Raleigh.