Lee County 13, Union Pines 12
Former North Carolina State football player Mark Shaw calls high school football, “an iconic part, a staple of American life.”
Fifty years after the game which still stands as the record for the longest basketball game played, the Boone Trail Pioneers celebrated their victory, the record they share with Angier High School and more than fifty years of friendship at a team reunion at Boone Trail Elementary School on March 6.
Monday, Mar. 17
Chatham Charter at Lee Christian - 4:30 p.m.
Lee County 16, Douglas Byrd 5
Lee Christian 12, Freedom Christian 0
Union Pines 19, Western Harnett 6
Southern Lee 11, Douglas Byrd 10
Southern Lee rallied from a 10-3 deficit
Providence Grove 11, Chatham Central 5 - 12 inn.
Sunday, Mar. 9
Women's basketball - Big South Conference Tournament final at Conway, S.C. - TBA
Top-seeded High Point held on for a 73-69 victory over Campbell Saturday evening in the semifinal round of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Championship at the HTC Center.
Campbell wrapped a 17-2 run around halftime and went on to defeat Gardner-Webb 63-46 Thursday in the quarterfinal round of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Championship at the HTC Center.
Pinecrest 3, Southern Lee 2
No. 4-seeded Campbell will take on No. 5 Gardner-Webb at 2 p.m. today in the quarterfinal round of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Championship at The HTC Center.
Lee County 5, Western Harnett 0
Pinecrest 3, Southern Lee 2
Arlon Harper scored 20 points and Charleston Southern rallied for an 81-71 win over Campbell Wednesday in the first round of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Championship at The HTC Center in Conway, S.C.
Hampton Thomas pitched Lee County to its first win of the baseball season Wednesday afternoon at Western Harnett. Thomas, a senior, allowed one hit and four Eagles on base total in six innings and one big rally gave the Yellow Jackets a 5-0 victory over the Eagles.
Campbell will face Charleston Southern at 6 p.m. this evening in the first round of the VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Championship at The HTC Center in Conway, S.C.
Overhills 12, Western Harnett 6
Campbell withstood a late UNC Asheville run and committed a season-low nine turnovers Thursday night, taking a 61-52 win at the Kimmel Center.
NCHSAA 3A State Tournament third round
- Union Pines 62, Rocky Mount 56
Devante Wallace scored 18 points and High Point held off Campbell 56-53 to win the Big South North Division and regular season championship at the Millis Center Friday night.
Cary 4, Lee County 3
The Imps (1-1) scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh to rally and defeat visiting Lee County (0-2) Thursday evening.
NCHSAA State Tournament third round at higher seeds
No. 12 Rocky Mount (16-8) at No. 4 Union Pines (22-2) - 7 p.m.
Lee County 8, Western Harnett 5