Local Sports: Lee County High

Feb. 27, 2015 @ 09:50 PM

No. 3 Terry Sanford survives Lady Yellow Jacket rally

The improvement of Lee County's girls basketball team continued all the way into the last quarter of the Lady Yellow Jacket season Friday night at Terry Sanford.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Spring teams working around snow, ice

While the key heights of the high school basketball season have been canceled or put on hold throughout the last two weeks thanks to winter weather, the important preseason efforts for spring sports squads have been hampered, but not entirely stopped.


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Snow moves first-round state tournament games

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.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 02:06 PM

High school hoops: State tournament games moved to Wed.

Boys basketball
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.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Patterson wins second consecutive Big South honor

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


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 04:41 PM

Cavaliers draw road game to start states

Southern Lee's boys basketball team will have to hit the road, but get to face a squad with a below-.500 overall record, when the NCHSAA State Tournament begins Tuesday night.


Feb. 21, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Johnson signs with Cape Fear Heroes

Former Lee County High School football standout Tristan Johnson proved hard work and persistence pays off as the four-time semi pro football all-star in the Central Carolina Football League recently signed a contract to play for the Cape Fear Heroes.


Feb. 19, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

State 3A and 4A indoor track meet results

Track and field

NCHSAA 3A Indoor Track and Field State Championship


Feb. 18, 2015 @ 05:04 PM

Weather forces basketball, wrestling tournament changes

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has postponed the start of the state wrestling championships to Friday


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 04:14 PM

On Campus: Patterson named Big South Player of the Week

Campbell freshman first baseman, Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered her first collegiate award being named the College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week last week


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 04:10 PM

Vikings win three regional wrestling crowns

Antonio Menozi, Daniel Hull and Dylan Barber won individual regional championships and led Union Pines to a runner-up team finish at the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships at Morehead High School Saturday.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 10:51 AM

Updated area sports calendar

Tuesday, Feb. 17
Boys basketball
Big Eight Conference Tournament first round


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Regional wrestling champs to be decided this weekend

Wrestling
NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships
at Morehead


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 11:30 PM

Mellette leads Cavs to county sweep

It wasn't as easy as on Cavalier Court, in fact it went down to the last 6.9 seconds, but Southern Lee completed a regular-season sweep in the Brick City boys basketball rivalry with a 63-58 victory at Lee County Thursday night.


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Cavaliers vs. Yellow Jackets, round 2


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

NCHSAA state swimming and wrestling qualifiers

Swimming

NCHSAA 3A State Championships

at Triangle Aquatic Center, Cary


Feb. 11, 2015 @ 05:18 PM

Area scores: Lady Vikings stay alive in CFVC race

Girls basketball

Union Pines 59, Gray's Creek 31


Feb. 10, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Patterson swings away in Camel debut

Chandler Patterson (Lee County) made a name for herself at Lee County High School for demolishing softballs. This earned her the all-time Yellow Jacket home run title, the Tri-9 conference home run title and three all-state selections while playing for Lee.


Feb. 09, 2015 @ 02:14 PM

Area scores: Mitchell beats Bears for state wrestling title

Wrestling

Mitchell 42, Chatham Central 30


Feb. 07, 2015 @ 04:47 PM

Area scores: Lady Crusaders cap regular season with victory

Girls basketball

Grace Christian of Sanford 54, Grace Christian of Raleigh 37


Feb. 06, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Corinth Holders sweeps Two Rivers track titles

Track and field

Two Rivers Conference Championship


Feb. 05, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Yellow Jacket signing day for five seniors

Five Lee County seniors signed to attend college and continue their football careers on Wednesday morning, on National Signing Day, the first day high school senior football players may officially commit to colleges and universities for fall 2015, at Lee County High School.


Feb. 05, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Yellow Jackets, Cavaliers, Vikings boast regional swimming qualifiers

NCHSAA 3A Central Regional Championships

Saturday at Greensboro Aquatic Center


Feb. 04, 2015 @ 06:29 PM

Area scores: Chatham Central, Union Pines reach last 8 of states

Wrestling

Chatham Central 63, Heide Trask 15


Feb. 03, 2015 @ 04:29 PM

Area scores: Eagles claim two individual conference titles

Wrestling
Two Rivers Conference Tournament