Lee County's first three softball games each came down to a single run, with the Lady Jackets coming out on top of two of the three.
Lee County 6, Western Harnett 5
Union Pines 2, Lee County 0
Grace Christian 3, Trinity Academy 0
Rachel Nasland struck out a career-high 11 batters and Notre Dame held off Campbell 4-3 Tuesday night at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.
Southern Lee 6, Jordan-Matthews 0
Harnett Central products Brian Taylor and Heath Bowers (3-0) helped Campbell University extend their winning streak to 10 games last week as the Fighting Camels picked up wins over Elon 12-1 and William & Mary 10-6 and 8-5 before sweeping Bowling Green 4-2, 9-4 and 4-2.
Campbell senior pitcher Heath Bowers collected a school record 15 strikeouts and the Fighting Camels (11-2) won their eighth game in a row, 4-2 over Bowling Green (3-4), Friday at Jim Perry Stadium.
Eight Camels knocked in runs in game one and seven scored in game two, helping Campbell sweep a Wednesday doubleheader over William and Mary at Jim Perry Stadium.
Campbell shot 53.6 percent in the second half and forced 23 Winthrop turnovers in a 65-52 victory in the 2015 VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday afternoon inside the HTC Center.
Jerome Hill scored 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds for his 16th double-double of the year to lead Gardner-Webb to a 72-64 win over
Campbell is set to clash with Winthrop for the first time in postseason play in the 2015 VisitMyrtleBeach.com Big South Tournament quarterfinals at 2 p.m. today inside the HTC Center.
Jordan-Matthews 44, East Duplin 43
Mark Riches (Grace Christian) was named the 2015 Bible College National Invitational Tournament MVP
Union Pines 59, Southern Durham 53 - OT
Trailing 43-27 with 15:24 to play, Campbell rallied with an 18-3 run over the next eight and a half minutes to cut Liberty's lead to a point before falling 64-57 on Saturday afternoon's Senior Day inside Gore Arena.
Quincy Taylor scored 25 points and Longwood held off a furious Campbell rally to claim a 70-65 Big South win Saturday at Willett Hall.
NCHSAA state basketball tournament games
North Moore 57, Pine Lake Prep 52 - OT
Seniors Reco McCarter, with 17 points, and Andrew Ryan, with 14, combined for 31 points in their final home game to lead Campbell to a 65-50 Big South win over Winthrop Thursday night at Gore Arena.
Campbell (18-10, 13-6 Big South) used its best shooting half of the season and withstood a second-half rally by Coastal Carolina (12-16, 6-13) to pick up a 78-69 Big South victory inside Gore Arena on Tuesday evening.
Snow across North Carolina caused postponements of high school basketball state tournament games Tuesday including for Southern Lee and Lee County. The Cavaliers and Lady Yellow Jackets are scheduled to hit the road this evening for first-round tourney games.
Grant Yost pitched eight innings, allowing two hits and one run, and Anthony Lopez drove in two runs to lead Campbell past Virginia Tech 3-1 Monday evening in the CU Invitational finale at Jim Perry Stadium.
NCHSAA State Tournament first round at higher seeds
3A East - No. 19 Southern Lee (13-9) at No. 14 Northern Nash (9-12) - 7 p.m.
Campbell first baseman Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered awards for her performance on the field as she was named the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Softball Player of the Week and