Local Sports: Harnett County

Feb. 26, 2014 @ 05:01 AM

50 years later, Boone Trail still holds a record

As I sat down at my computer, I was reflecting on the events of the past 50 years. At the end of February 1964, John Kennedy had been dead over three months.


Feb. 26, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Area sports calendar

Wednesday, Feb. 26
Boys basketball
NCHSAA State Tournament second round 


Feb. 26, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Campbell’s Keith Hills Golf Club tees up FootGolf

Keith Hills Golf Club has become the first golf club in the Raleigh area to add FootGolf.


Feb. 25, 2014 @ 05:21 PM

Eastern Wayne knocks Lady Cavs from state tournament

Girls basketball

NCHSAA 3A State Tournament - first round

Eastern Wayne 46, Southern Lee 38


Feb. 24, 2014 @ 01:01 PM

CC's Dagget, Jaeger, Pinecrest's Enriquez win state championships

Wrestling
NCHSAA 1A State Wrestling Championships


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 07:53 PM

Liberty upends Campbell's Senior Day, 79-59

Davon Marshall led five players in double digits with 15 points and Liberty defeated Campbell 79-59 Saturday at Gore Arena.


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 07:46 PM

Jackets, Cavs learn state tourney matchups

Both Southern Lee basketball squads and Lee County's boys basketball team made their respective NCHSAA 3A state tournaments and will play first-round games Monday night as the tournament brackets were announced by the NCHSAA Saturday afternoon.


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 06:50 PM

Two Bears reach finals at states

NCHSAA 1A State Wrestling Championships
at Greensboro Coliseum
Friday's results


Feb. 22, 2014 @ 05:40 PM

Area scores: Triton sweeps Two Rivers tournament crowns

Girls basketball

Two Rivers Conference Tournament - final

Triton 54, South Johnston 49


Feb. 21, 2014 @ 10:45 PM

Halifax Academy stops Lady Crusaders in state semifinal

Girls basketball
NCISAA 1A State Tournament - semifinal
No. 3 Halifax Academy 60, No. 2 Grace Christian 56


Feb. 21, 2014 @ 12:08 PM

Lady Crusaders roll into state semis

No. 2-seeded Grace Christian (24-2) advanced into the state semifinals with a 70-42 rout over No. 7 Hobgood Academy Thursday night in the NCISAA 1A State Tournament at Calvary Baptist Day School.


Feb. 21, 2014 @ 11:10 AM

Vikings stand sixth at state wrestling championships

NCHSAA 3A State Wrestling Championships
at Greensboro Coliseum
Thursday's results


Feb. 21, 2014 @ 12:29 AM

Lady Crusaders advance to state final four

Girls basketball
NCISAA 1A State Tournament quarterfinal
No. 2 Grace Christian 70, No. 7 Hobgood Academy 42


Feb. 20, 2014 @ 02:35 PM

Jets shock No. 1 Cummings, reach Mid-State title game

Boys basketball

Jordan-Matthews 54, Cummings 52 - OT


Feb. 19, 2014 @ 09:56 PM

VMI survives furious Campbell comeback, 84-81

D.J. Covington scored a career-high 33 points and VMI survived a furious second half comeback and defeated Campbell 84-81 Wednesday night at Cameron Hall.


Feb. 19, 2014 @ 10:19 PM

Jets upset top-seeded Cummings, reach Mid-State final

Boys basketball
Mid-State Conference Tournament semifinal
- No. 4 Jordan-Matthews 54, No. 1 Cummings 52 - OT


Feb. 19, 2014 @ 02:40 PM

Yellow Jackets clinch state spot, advance to CFVC semis

Boys basketball
Lee County 75, Gray's Creek 52
No. 3-seeded Lee County (19-5) cruised by No. 6 Gray's Creek for the Jackets' third win this season over the Bears in the first round of the Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament Tuesday night.


Feb. 18, 2014 @ 10:22 PM

High school hoops scoreboard

Boys basketball

Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament - first round


Feb. 18, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Chatham Central wins region wrestling crown

Wrestling

Area NCHSAA regional champions

Bradley Harms, Chatham Central - 1A East/120


Feb. 18, 2014 @ 05:36 PM

Crusaders finish season with an OT victory

Boys basketball

Grace Christian 78, Cape Fear Christian 73 - OT


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 09:32 PM

Longwood upsets Campbell 76-53

Longwood 76, Campbell 53


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Lady Vikings win CFVC season championship

Girls basketball

Union Pines 73, Gray's Creek 51


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Free throw gives Lady Camels last-second victory

Kiera Gaines made a free throw with 3.6 seconds remaining in the game to give Campbell an 82-81 victory over Coastal Carolina in a Big South game Thursday night at the HTC Center.


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Campbell hosts Longwood Saturday night

With the best home court record in Big South regular season play, Campbell looks for a season sweep of Longwood at 7 p.m. Saturday at Gore Arena.


Feb. 15, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

Area sports calendar

Today

Boys basketball

West Montgomery at Chatham Central - 2 p.m.

Southern Lee at Lee County - 2:30 p.m.

Union Pines at Gray’s Creek - 4:30 p.m.

Western Harnett at Cleveland - 6 p.m.

Corinth Holders at Triton - 7 p.m.