Athens Drive got the ball five times in the second half looking for a go-ahead score versus visiting Lee County Friday night.
Lee Christian d. O'Neal 18-25, 17-25, 25-17, 25-17, 15-7
Lee County (2-0) at Athens Drive (1-1) - 7 p.m.
Last season - Athens Drive 28, Lee County 26
Lee County's soccer team bounced back from an opening loss in conference play, at Gray's Creek Tuesday night, with a 9-0 mercy-rule rout of Douglas Byrd in 52 minutes of play Wednesday night on the Yellow Jackets' home field.
Southern Lee 9, Douglas Byrd 0
In a rematch of last season's Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament final, the match took one set longer but the result was the same in this season's first meeting between Lee County and Union Pines.
Southern Lee 2, Asheboro 1
Northwood 14, Southern Lee 8
Lee County 47, Ben Smith 0
For the second week in a row, Lee County football rolled on.
Quarterback Emond Caldwell had 147 passing yards and a touchdown and running back Jerry Pullum had three total scores as the Yellow Jackets (2-0)
Lee County 2, Jordan-Matthews 0
Ben L. Smith (0-1, 0-0 All Metro) at Lee County (1-0, 0-0 Cape Fear Valley) - 7:30 p.m.
Middle Creek 1, Lee County 0
Grace Christian 5, Burlington Christian 0
Union Pines 9, Lee County 0
Lee County (3-0) won the Black and Gold Classic at UNC Pembroke Saturday.
Monday, Aug. 25
Lee County at Leesville Road - 6 p.m.
Lee County got its volleyball season off to a confident start with a sweep, 25-19, 25-17, 25-20, over visiting Pinecrest (1-2) Friday afternoon.
Dalton Mauldin, a sophomore at Lee County High School, won the boys 14-15 age division title at the 2014 Tarheel Youth Golf Association Tournament of Champions played at Hyland Golf Club Aug. 12-14.
All three phases of Lee County's football team scored in the opening half as the Yellow Jackets welcomed Rolesville High School for its first varsity game in 53 years Friday night. Jerry Pullum took care of two of the three, offense and special teams, in the first five minutes of play.
Southern Lee 21, Western Harnett 6
Rolesville at Lee County (9-3, 5-1 Cape Fear Valley) - 7:30 p.m.
After two competitive losses earlier in the week, the Lee County boys’ soccer team had a breakthrough Thursday night. A prolific one.
Terry Sanford 5, Union Pines 4
High school basketball season is about three months away but Lee County and the new Lady Yellow Jacket head coach, former U.S. Army sergeant and Cape Fear High School head coach Gabriel Reynolds, are already at work.
Southern Lee d. Chatham Central 25-20, 25-16, 20-25, 25-17