Pinecrest wins SEC soccer tournament
Pinecrest 4, Lumberton 1
After splitting two regular season matches with Lumberton, the Patriots (17-1-2) defeated the Pirates in the Southeastern Conference Tournament final Thursday night. Cameron Morton put the Patriots ahead in the seventh minute and scored again in the 45th minute to give Pinecrest a 3-0 lead.
Rene Cruz scored in the 21st minute for the Patriots and Gerardo Peraza scored a goal to make it 4-1 with 10 minutes remaining.
Pinecrest takes a seven-match winning streak and a No. 1 seed into the NCHSAA 4A State Tournament. The first round is set for Wednesday.
Cedar Ridge d. Triton 26-24, 25-22, 25-21
Cedar Ridge (23-7) advanced through the third round of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament Thursday night in Erwin. Triton (21-4) finishes the season as season and tournament champs of the Two Rivers Conference.
* Terry Sanford 40, Lee County 24
* Westover 28, Southern Lee 8
* Rolesville 31, Harnett Central 16
* Union Pines 32, Douglas Byrd 30
* Western Harnett 40, South Johnston 18