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.
NCISAA State Championships
Southern Lee 5, Union Pines 0
Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament semifinals
Ben Grossfuss (Lee County) has been named the Lynchburg College “Athlete of the Week” as the sophomore forward scored the Hornets game winner in their 1-0 victory over Virginia Wesleyan.
Lee Christian's middle school soccer team won the Triangle Middle School Conference season championship and the TMSC Tournament championship with an undefeated, 14-0-1, record for the season.
Lee Christian's girls cross country team edged Trinity Academy by a point to win the Carolina Christian Conference season championship Monday afternoon at the CCC final meet at Kiwanis Family Park.
After a rocky non-conference start, Campbell (3-3, 3-0) has hit its stride as the Fighting Camels remained undefeated in the Pioneer Football League, picking up their third straight victory downing Butler 28-9 Saturday in Buies Creek.
Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament
Lee Christian and fellow cross country squads from seven visiting schools turned out for a tough run on a pleasant fall afternoon Monday at Kiwanis Family Park's running trail.
There were tense moments, but only moments, in each set for Lee Christian's volleyball squad as the Lady Falcons hosted a Carolina Christian Conference Tournament match.
Ben Grossfuss (Lee County) sealed the victory, scoring his third goal of the season in the 77th minute of the match, as Lynchburg (6-4, 3-1) won the battle of the Hornets, blanking Shenandoah 4-0.
Lee Christian d. Uwharrie Charter 22-25, 25-14, 25-20, 25-16
Grace Christian of Sanford 5, Grace Christian of Raleigh 0
Union Pines d. Southern Lee 19-25, 25-11, 25-13, 25-17
Campbell University opened Pioneer Football League play with its first victory of the season, downing Valparaiso 34-24 in front of a sellout crowd at Barker-Lane Stadium in Buies Creek.
SSS Spartans Cross Country Invitational
Grace Christian 5, O'Neal 2 - OT
Reese Setzer (Lee County) and C.J. Hobbs (Western Harnett) helped Guilford improve to 3-0, the Quakers' best start on the gridiron since 2007, as they defeated Southern Virginia 35-27.
Lee County 2, Terry Sanford 0
Lee County d. Southern Lee 25-16, 25-27, 25-20, 25-18
Defending Tarheel Conference volleyball champ Rockingham County Community College defeated Central Carolina C.C. on the Cougars' home court 25-18, 25-19, 19-25, 25-15 Tuesday night.
Southern Lee d. Westover 25-12, 25-17, 25-11