Lee County's volleyball team took a major step toward the Cape Fear Valley Conference season title with a sweep, 25-13, 25-17, 25-15, over Union Pines Thursday night on the Lady Jackets' home floor.
Southern Lee 5, Gray's Creek 3
Lee County (5-0) at Gray's Creek (3-2) - 7:30 p.m.
Southern Lee d. Richmond 19-25, 25-22, 25-23, 15-25, 15-10
Grace Christian 5, O'Neal 2 - OT
Lee County is lining up a week's worth of fun, games and fundraisers for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund next week during the Yellow Jackets' Homecoming and Spirit Week.
Lee County d. Richmond 25-12, 25-19, 25-21
Reese Setzer (Lee County) and C.J. Hobbs (Western Harnett) helped Guilford improve to 3-0, the Quakers' best start on the gridiron since 2007, as they defeated Southern Virginia 35-27.
With three goals in the first 36 minutes, two netted by sophomore forward Malik Childress, Southern Lee beat county rival Lee County 3-1 Monday night
Host Lee County, led by junior and defending state champion Siranon "Muk" Shoomee shooting a 3-over par 74, won a Cape Fear Valley Conference golf match Monday afternoon as all seven league members gathered at Sanford Golf Course.
Until proven otherwise James Lee Brown Jr. is the reigning Mr. Sanford.
Lee County recovered a fumble on its own 27-yard line with four seconds remaining to preserve a 10-7 win at Overhills, Friday night.
Grace Christian 7, Cary Christian 2
Southern Lee 6, Terry Sanford 0
A week after setting the mark for the best Lee County start to a football season in more than a generation, head coach Burton Cates wants his Yellow Jackets to loosen up and have fun as his 4-0 Jackets hit the road tonight to face 3-1 Overhills
Lee County 2, Terry Sanford 0
Lee County d. Southern Lee 25-16, 25-27, 25-20, 25-18
Even though they gave up more points than they have season, the Lee County Yellow Jackets still won, and now have their best opening record since the 80s.
Lee County 43, Western Harnett 12
Lee County 8, Union Pines 1
Western Harnett (1-2) at Lee County (3-0) - 7 p.m.
Last season - Lee County 42, Western Harnett 7
Southern Lee 7, Union Pines 0
Seniors Dalton Cox, of Lee County, and Abby Verchick, of Union Pines, won the individual first-place honors
When Lee County's volleyball team dropped the opening set versus visiting Terry Sanford Tuesday evening in a contest key to the top of the Cape Fear Valley Conference standings, there wasn't ranting from coach to players between sets, or a big change in strategy for the undefeated Lady Yellow Jackets.
Lee County went 4-0 and successfully defended its county volleyball championship Saturday at the fourth playing of the Lee Christian All-County Volleyball Tournament. The Lady Yellow Jackets (11-0, 3-0 Cape Fear Valley) topped the host Lady Falcons in the final match 25-10, 25-23.