A season's efforts, really about five years of work for most of the players, has paid off for the Brick City Volleyball Club's 17's Blaze team.
Southern Lee 4, Union Pines 3
Lee County 12, Cary 7
Apex 13, Southern Lee 8
Lee Christian 12, Neuse Christian 4
Chatham Central 4, Graham 0
Wendy Gaines of Triton High School and Michael Gainey of Rocky Mount High School are the recipients of the ninth annual Toby Webb Coach of the Year Awards given by the North Carolina High School Athletic Association.
Maxx Taylor's line-drive hit into left field scored Marcos Collazo from third base with two outs in the bottom of the seventh to give Southern Lee a 2-1 victory over rival Western Harnett in a rainy semifinal game in the Chatlee Easter Invitational Friday night at Cavalier Stadium.
Zachary Cockman fired his second straight shutout, following up a one-hitter versus league foe Cleveland last week with a five-hit complete game as Western Harnett defeated Surry Central 5-0 in the first round of the 2014 Chatlee Easter Invitational Thursday afternoon at Southern Lee.
Southern Lee and Union Pines will be co-hosts for the 2014 Chatlee Easter Invitational baseball tournament today through Saturday.
Pinecrest 7, Corinth Holders 3
Lee County 8, Providence Grove 2
Chatham Central 8, Faith Christian 0
Gray's Creek 3, Southern Lee 1 - 8 innings
Union Pines 6, Lee County 1
Western Harnett senior Zachary Cockman fired a one-hitter leading his Eagles (5-8, 2-3) to a needed Two Rivers league win, 8-0, over visiting Cleveland Tuesday night.
Akeem Richmond (SLHS) proved he has what it takes to compete with the best three ball shooters in the nation as the senior guard from East Carolina finished third in the 2014 State Farm College Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships in Moody Coliseum in Dallas last Thursday.
Northwood 7, Cedar Ridge 1
Northwood 3, Granville Central 0
Northwood 10, Cardinal Gibbons 9
Southern Lee 3, Richmond 2
Lee County 9, Douglas Byrd 0
Northwood 10, Cardinal Gibbons 6
Lee County 314, Union Pines 323, Southern Lee 324, Terry Sanford 336, Gray's Creek 379, Westover and Douglas Byrd no score
Wells Fargo and the NCHSAA announced the Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings through the 2013-14 winter sports seasons last week.