Southern Lee 68, Westover 65
Southern Lee (10-4, 4-0) won a battle of Cape Fear Valley Conference unbeatens Friday night on Cavalier Court.
Southern Lee 68, Westover 65
Terry Sanford 58, Lee County 36
Pins decided all 12 contested matches, with Lee County earning seven of them, as the Yellow Jackets beat county-rival Southern Lee 48-36 Wednesday night in the first-ever dual which was a conference dual between the Jackets and Cavaliers.
Lee County's Morgan Vogelsang and Southern Lee's Sara Linedohm each won two races as the Yellow Jackets and Cavaliers got back into the pool after a three-week break, at least from competitive meets, Tuesday night at Campbell University's Johnson Natatorium.
Lee County's defense held visiting Pinecrest to 19 points in the second half, changing a tied game at the half into a 60-46 Yellow Jacket win, their sixth straight win, Monday night.
Earlier this week, Jerry Pullum was on the basketball court helping Lee County win the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic with three victories in four nights.
Chatham Central, Carrboro at Northwood - 5 p.m.
Clinton at Triton - 6 p.m.
The last afternoon of the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic provided an unscheduled Brick City rivalry meeting. Lee County took round one of what will be at least three rounds versus Southern Lee Monday afternoon with the Lady Yellow Jackets jumping out to a big lead and going on to a 51-33 victory.
Dewaun McEachin got 24 points, 10 rebounds, an MVP plaque and his right eye will likely be sore for a few days as he led Lee County (12-1) to a 70-61 win over Cary (7-4) for the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic championship Monday night.
Tre'von Watson put on an electrifying shooting show, hitting six three-pointers, including a 4-for-4 streak in the first 2:25 of the game, to lead Lee County (11-1) to a 67-56 win over Northwood (3-6) in Saturday night's last semifinal game of the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic.
Chatham Central 73, West Montgomery 70 - OT
Lee County 58, Overhills 39
Whiteville 52, Southern Lee 49
Overhills had no answer for Lee County center Dewaun McEachin in the finale of the first night of the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic Friday night. McEachin poured in 30 points as the Yellow Jackets (10-1) advanced with a 58-39 victory.
Chatham Central put on an offensive clinic for most of the first half versus the co-host Lady Yellow Jackets, taking a lead as large as 34-9 on the way to a 66-47 win over Lee County in the first round of the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic Friday evening.
South Carolina scored a touchdown with 16 seconds remaining in the game to sneak away with a 28-23 victory over the North Carolina All-Stars, led by Lee County High School Coach Burton Cates, in this past weekend’s Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas in Spartanburg, S.C.
The Central Carolina Community College Lady Cougar volleyball team signed Lee County's Karey Beth "K.B." Howard to a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Letter of Intent on Thursday at the college's Lee County Campus.
Chatham Central 75, East Montgomery 71
Northwestern quarterback Mason Rudolph threw a 21-yard touchdown pass to Gaffney's Shaq Davidson with 16 seconds left in the game to lift South Carolina to a 28-23 victory over North Carolina at the Shrine Bowl all-star game Saturday.
Wells Fargo, along with the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA), announced the final standings in the Wells Fargo Conference Cup competitions for the 2013 fall sports season earlier this week.
Lee County 48, Athens Drive 39
Athens Drive blanked former Tri-Nine Conference mate Lee County in the first quarter and Lady Jaguar Hunter Grace gave the Lady Yellow Jackets problems for all four quarters as Athens Drive (5-4) topped Lee County 65-35 Friday night.
A 9-1 record a little more than a month into the basketball season is beautiful for Lee County. There wasn't a lot pretty about how the Yellow Jackets (9-1, 3-0) got win nine Friday night in a 48-39 win over visiting Athens Drive (0-9).