High school football
Southern Lee 14, Lee County 3
Hoke County (4-6, 1-3) at Pinecrest (8-2, 2-2) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Pinecrest 49, Hoke County 28
Lee County at Southern Lee - 7:30 p.m.
3A East - No. 5 Hunt (19-3) at No. 4 Southern Lee (18-1-3) - 7 p.m.
Michael Reives (Southern Lee) took advantage of a new starting position on the Averett defense to lead the Cougars (2-6, 1-5) to their first USA South Conference victory of the season, a 31-21 upset of Methodist.
Pinecrest 3, Ben L. Smith 0
NCHSAA 3A State Championships
Western Harnett 27, Triton 25
Stetson’s Ryan Tentler tossed a go-ahead touchdown pass with four minutes remaining and Ryan Powers intercepted a Campbell throw at the goal line to push the visiting Hatters past the Camels, 28-24, Saturday at Barker-Lane Stadium.
Campbell returns home, hosting Stetson with kickoff set for 1 p.m. today at Barker-Lane Stadium. It is Military Appreciation Day. All active and former military, as well as their families, will receive free admission to the game with valid military identification.
Pinecrest (8-1, 2-1) at Richmond (9-0, 3-0) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Pinecrest 21, Richmond 7
Lee County 2, Northwood 0
NCHSAA State Tournament first round
Lee County junior Siranon Shoomee won her second consecutive individual state championship, coming from behind entering round two for the second straight year as well, with a 5-under-par 67 final round in the NCHSAA 3A State Championship at Longleaf Golf and Country Club Tuesday.
Jarrod Spears (Harnett Central) led Lenoir-Rhyne on the ground with a career-best day, rushing for 195 yards, as the Bears remained undefeated rolling over Mars Hill 45-17.
Southern Lee drew a No. 4 seed and Lee County is a No. 13 seed, leading to a potential second round clash between the county rivals in the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament, as the four state tournament brackets were released by the N.C. High School Athletic Association Monday.
NCHSAA 3A Mid East Regional Championships
Pinecrest 44, Purnell Swett 6
Marist’s Atiq Lucas ran for a 31-yard go-ahead score with 2:35 remaining handing Campbell its first Pioneer Football League loss, 27-20, Saturday at Tenney Stadium.
Campbell's football squad heads to Poughkeepsie, N.Y. putting its 4-0 Pioneer Football League record on the line at Marist today. Kickoff is scheduled for 12 p.m. at Tenney Stadium.
Terry Sanford 14, Lee County 12
Southern Lee 39, Westover 13
Douglas Byrd (1-7, 1-2) at Union Pines (5-4, 1-3) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Douglas Byrd 49, Union Pines 0
Northwood 2, Southern Durham 1 - OT
Southern Lee 5, Union Pines 0
Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament semifinals