Sophomore Amanda Coffer notched her second double-double of the season and four Lady Camels reached double figures as Campbell (17-9, 12-5 Big South) earned a 72-62 victory over Gardner-Webb (12-15, 8-10)
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
Antonio Menozi, Daniel Hull and Dylan Barber won individual regional championships and led Union Pines to a runner-up team finish at the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships at Morehead High School Saturday.
Tuesday, Feb. 17
Big Eight Conference Tournament first round
High Point 63, Campbell 51
Cary Christian 53, Grace Christian 43
Heath Bowers registered nine strikeouts and Seth LaRue went 3-for-3 with two RBI to pace Campbell in a 10-1 season opening win over Northern Kentucky Friday at Jim Perry Stadium.
Campbell's softball team won a pair of games on Friday at the Eagle Classic, first defeating Tennessee Tech 3-0 and then winning a hard-fought decision, 7-6, against Georgia Southern thanks to a two-run blast from freshman Chandler Patterson (Lee County HS) in the ninth inning.
Cleveland 78, Western Harnett 51
NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships
NCHSAA 3A State Championships
at Triangle Aquatic Center, Cary
Union Pines 59, Gray's Creek 31
Liberty used a 23-2 run early in the second half to grab a lead it never relinquished and hand Campbell a 73-60 loss Tuesday night at the Vines Center.
Redshirt junior RaeChaun Edwards led Campbell with 16 points and freshman Summer Price knocked down a three-pointer with nine seconds remaining
NCHSAA 3A East Regional Championships
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.
Grace Christian of Sanford 54, Grace Christian of Raleigh 37
Jerome Hill scored 24 points and grabbed 20 rebounds and Gardner-Webb rallied to defeat Campbell 73-65 in overtime Friday night at Paul Porter Arena.
NCHSAA 3A Dual Team State Tournament
Leading by five points with 5:30 remaining, Campbell (14-9, 9-5 Big South) used a 10-1 run sparked by six points from sophomore Jessica Pone to close out a 61-47 victory over Charleston Southern (5-17, 1-12) inside Gore Arena on Thursday evening.
Track and field
Two Rivers Conference Championship
Campbell and Gardner-Webb meet for the second time in 11 days Friday when the Camels travels to Paul Porter Arena for a 7 p.m. start with the Runnin’ Bulldogs.
NCHSAA 3A Central Regional Championships
Saturday at Greensboro Aquatic Center
Chatham Central 63, Heide Trask 15
Campbell 66, Presbyterian 53