Area scores: Chargers roll past Cedar Ridge in Big 8 wrestling
Northwood 57, Cedar Ridge 15
106 - Carson Amy (N) sv. Juan Jaime 11-9, 113 - Geoffrey Allen (C) p. Miller Hysong 4:24, 120 - forfeit to C, 126 - Lorenzo Lamanna (N) p. Thomas Santos 1:07, 132 - Hunter Queen (N) p. Sean Purner 4:00, 138 - Rob Hamlet (N) p. Shane Fowler 0:29, 145 - Grady Pritchard (C) d. Grayson Bryant 9-6, 152 - William Mishoe (N) p. Seth McKee 4:27, 160 - Michael Queen (N) p. Max Cusatis 3:45, 170 - Emmanuel Gonzalez (N) d. Trey Harris 10-3, 182 - John Dunning (N) p. Daniel Ernandez 1:28, 195 - Hunter Blackmon (N) p. James Fowler 0:59, 220 - Jack Dalton (N) sv. Issac Rivera 6-4, 285 - Jonathon Pena (N) p. Sam Stuart 0:47
The Chargers won the team title at the 12-school Rocket Invitational at Person High School on Saturday and kept going with a Big Eight Conference win at home Wednesday night. The Chargers (13-3) will host the Charger Cup Tournament on Saturday starting at 9 a.m.
Pine Forest 37, Overhills 36
106 - Jason Henry (P) p. Gleeson Brown 3:04, 113, 138 - forfeit to O, 120 - Allen Collier (P) p. Anthony Miller 3:43, 126 - Deon Odom (P) p. Paris Tillman 1:51, 132 - Tyler Gonzalez (O) p. Reginald Thompson 1:17, 145 - David Russell (P) md. Austin Robles 9-0, 152 - Marquis Moore (P) p. Jordan Ritchie 3:29, 160 - Xavier Walker (P) d. R'Quan Mack 5-4, 170 - David McArdle (P) p. Alex Olsen 1:00, 182 - Derrick Burke (O) p. Joshua Quinn-Williams 1:39, 195 - double forfeit, 220 - Jermaine Ansley (O) p. Bradley Linz 1:53, 285 - Christian Linden (O) p. Mario Rivera 0:55
Pine Forest edged the Jaguars (2-8, 0-3) in a Mid-South Athletic Conference dual in Fayetteville Wednesday night. Overhills is competing in Boneyard Bash No. 14 at Jack Britt today and Saturday.
Asheboro 42, Chatham Central 36
106 - Nick Daggett (C) p. Taylor Duenas 3:36, 113 - Bailey Mullen (A) p. Cameron Oldham 2:49, 120 - Bradley Harms (C) p. Ethan Hill 0:51, 126 - James Dagget (C) p. Carlos Romero 2:22, 132 - Sawyer Davidson (A) p. Rogelio Amador 3:32, 138 - Chris Jaeger (C) p. William Moon 1:59, 145 - Dalton Robinson (C) p. Erik Soto 5:09, 152 - Samuel Wilson (A) d. Rodney VanderWalker 7-0, 160 - Henry Weaver (A) d. Jared Matthewson 9-2, 170 - Graham Jones (C) p. Lauren Montoya 1:28, 182 - forfeit to A, 195 - Tino Harrison (A) p. Luis Puente 0:33, 220 - Pablo Chavez (A) p. Curtis Brown 0:51, 285 - Nick Coe (A) p. Casey Canterbury 2:15
Asheboro edged the Bears (11-4, 4-0 Yadkin Valley) in Bear Creek Tuesday night. Chatham Central will have two YVC duals, versus Union Academy and North Moore, at North Moore on Wednesday night.
Chatham Central 57, Providence Grove 54
Matt Clark's three-pointer put Chatham Central ahead 56-54 and the Bears held on for a non-conference win on the road Wednesday night.
Senior forward Zack Burke led the Bears (5-7, 2-2 Yadkin Valley) with 30 points, 10 rebounds and five steals. Burke made 10 of 13 field goal attempts. Michael Smith scored 11 points and three steals and Clark had 10 points and four boards for the Bears.
The Bears led 31-27 at halftime. The Patriots (4-10) moved ahead for a 44-39 lead with a quarter to play and held the lead until Clark's three-pointer. The Bears avenged a 74-68 Patriot victory earlier this season in Bear Creek.
Chatham Central hosts South Davidson for a Yadkin Valley game at 7:30 p.m.
Fayetteville Academy 42, O'Neal 25
The Eagles (10-5, 1-0) topped the visiting Falcons (3-8, 0-1) in the Cape Fear Independent Conference opener for both squads Wednesday night. O'Neal hosts Cape Fear Academy for a league game at 7 p.m. tonight.
Providence Grove 43, Chatham Central 37
The Lady Patriots completed a season sweep of Chatham Central Wednesday evening in Climax.
Hope Foxx led Providence Grove with 16 points. Ashley Hudson scored eight points and Gracie Brown added six points for the Lady Bears.
Chatham Central (5-7, 2-2 Yadkin Valley) hosts South Davidson for a YVC game at 6 p.m. this evening.