With the top track and field athletes from the Cape Fear Valley, Big Eight and 3A Mid-State conferences competing in the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships Saturday
Lee County senior Dewaun McEachin has improved each basketball season, in many aspects of the game, throughout his Yellow Jacket basketball career said his head coach, Reggie Peace.
Lee County has had a superb softball season in its first go-around in the Cape Fear Valley Conference. The only problem was who the Lady Yellow Jackets ran up against in the CFVC Tournament final Thursday evening at Southern Lee.
Northwood 2, Southern Durham 1
Lee County rode an eight-run inning to a big lead over Union Pines Tuesday evening and a spot in this evening's Cape Fear Valley Conference softball tournament championship game.
Union Pines junior Benjamin Chrystler earned a spot into the NCHSAA 3A State Championships shooting a three-over-par 74
Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament semifinals
Union Pines 14, Southern Lee 6
Lee County's softball squad easily advanced through the first round of the Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament Monday evening; scoring six runs in the first inning and rolling to a 10-1 win versus visiting Westover.
Southern Lee 5, Westover 3
Grace Christian 10, Wayne Christian 4
Track and field
Cape Fear Valley Conference Championships
Southern Lee won its regular-season home finale, and took its second victory versus county rival Lee County, 7-0 Friday night.
Grace Christian 15, Neuse Christian 0
Grace Christian 14, Cape Fear Christian 3
Southern Lee completed a regular-season sweep versus county rival Lee County on the baseball diamond Thursday evening while the Lady Yellow Jackets swept the Brick City softball season series.
A season's efforts, really about five years of work for most of the players, has paid off for the Brick City Volleyball Club's 17's Blaze team.
Lee County senior Hunter Jackson signed to attend Guilford College and play basketball for the Quakers on Monday afternoon as his family, coaches and teammates joined him for the signing ceremony.
Lee County won the Cape Fear Valley Conference boys golf tournament title Monday afternoon in a storm-shortened nine-hole tournament at The Country Club of Whispering Pines.
Lee County 12, Cary 7
Lee County and Union Pines shared the team victories as Lee County hosted the Vikings and county rival Southern Lee in the last Cape Fear Valley regular-season meet Thursday ahead of the CFVC Championships next week.
On the Senior Night for four Yellow Jacket baseball players, it was junior Alston Scott who fired a five-hit shutout for Lee County, giving the Jackets a 3-0 victory versus Grimsley.
Lee County 10, Southwestern Randolph 7
Anytime basketball players from Southern Lee and Lee County match up, it's competitive. That goes during spring break. It goes if it's about six months before the next high school season tips off.
Pinecrest 7, Corinth Holders 3
Lee County 8, Providence Grove 2