Pinecrest 37, Beddingfield 25
After two Friday nights of racing out to huge leads, Pinecrest (3-0) fell behind 18-0 and came back for a victory Friday night in Wilson.
Lee Christian hosted its first-ever middle school cross country meet, with over 75 runners from five teams gathering for 3K races on a course throughout Kiwanis Family Park on a humid Thursday afternoon.
Lee Christian 10, Cresset Christian 1
Lee Christian rolled to a Carolina Christian win at Cresset Christian Tuesday afternoon and made it 18 goals scored in the last two matches.
Senior defensive end Andrew Stryffeler (LCHS) has been voted as one of the four 2013 team captains for Florida Atlantic University and will lead his Owls into Greenville Thursday night to face East Carolina University.
Lee Christian 8, Crossroads Christian 1
Lee County d. Gray's Creek 25-23, 25-19, 25-16
The Lady Yellow Jackets (2-2, 1-0) won their first-ever Cape Fear Valley match at home Tuesday night over Gray's Creek (4-1, 0-1).
Monday, Aug. 26
Providence Grove at Jordan-Matthews - 7:30 p.m.
Lee County at Spartanburg Christian (S.C.) - 7:30 p.m.
Southern Lee at Western Harnett - 7:30 p.m.
North Raleigh Christian 2, Grace Christian 0
Monday, Aug. 19
Harnett Central at Clayton - 3:30 p.m.
Gray's Creek at Lee County - 4:30 p.m.
Lee County kept its hold on the Lee Christian All-County Volleyball Tournament trophy for another year, winning it for the third time - all three years of the tournament - Saturday in a four-match marathon of volleyball for the Yellow Jackets, Southern Lee, Lee Christian and Grace Christian.
Triton at Cape Fear River Jamboree - 5 p.m. (scrimmage)
Western Harnett at Chatham Central - 6 p.m. (scrimmage)
Friday, Aug. 9
Chatham Charter at Voyager Academy Jamboree - 9 a.m. (scrimmage)
Minor league baseball
Charlotte at Durham - 7:05 p.m.
In one afternoon, with nine signatures within just a few minutes, Central Carolina Community College's volleyball program was renewed with a brand-new, all-freshman roster on Tuesday.
Soccer is growing at a good clip in Lee County. On most weeknights and Saturdays throughout the year, hundreds of kids are in action at the Lions Club fields in Sanford Area Soccer League games.
Lee Christian School is hosting the Sanford Elite Soccer Academy 2013 Summer Soccer Camp Tuesday-Thursday, June 18-20.
Friday afternoon’s state tournament soccer match at Grace Christian was going to be a first one way or the other.
NCHSAA 1A first round
- North Moore 15, Union Academy 7
- South Stokes 3, Chatham Central 2
Lee Christian closed out its baseball season with a 3-2 victory over visiting O'Neal on Thursday afternoon.
NCHSAA State Tournament first round
Grace Christian’s girls soccer team won its first-ever conference tournament championship on Saturday in an All-Sanford clash for the Carolina Christian Conference tournament title, beating Lee Christian 6-3 in the final hosted by Wayne Christian School.
Lee Christian and Grace Christian prevailed in the semifinals of the Carolina Christian Conference girls soccer tournament Thursday at Wayne Christian School to make Friday night’s CCC championship game a neighborhood rivalry.
Overhills 4, Southern Lee 3 - OT
Grace Christian 4, Community Christian 3 - OT
* Carolina Christian Tournament semifinal
Lee County 11, Athens Drive 8
The Lady Yellow Jackets avenged a 10-9 loss to Athens Drive at home earlier this season with a victory in Raleigh Wednesday evening.
Grace Christian 17, Northwood Temple 0
Montgomery Kirby threw a five-inning no-hitter as the Crusaders (12-7) rolled through the quarterfinals of the Carolina Christian Conference Tournament at home Tuesday afternoon.