Akeem Richmond (SLHS) proved he has what it takes to compete with the best three ball shooters in the nation as the senior guard from East Carolina finished third in the 2014 State Farm College Slam Dunk and 3-Point Championships in Moody Coliseum in Dallas last Thursday.
Northwood 7, Cedar Ridge 1
Northwood 3, Granville Central 0
Southern Lee 3, Richmond 2
Lee County 9, Douglas Byrd 0
Southern Lee took round one of the county baseball rivalry, and the first-ever Cape Fear Valley Conference meeting between the Cavaliers and Lee County, with Christian Wenger's one-hitter leading a 7-0 victory Tuesday night at Lee County.
Lee County 314, Union Pines 323, Southern Lee 324, Terry Sanford 336, Gray's Creek 379, Westover and Douglas Byrd no score
Wells Fargo and the NCHSAA announced the Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings through the 2013-14 winter sports seasons last week.
Monday, March 31
Southeast Raleigh at Harnett Central - 4 p.m.
Union Pines at North Moore - 7 p.m.
Lee County at Westover - 7 p.m.
Purnell Swett at Pinecrest - 7 p.m.
Jordan-Matthews 2, Graham 0
In an early-season contest for first place in the Cape Fear Valley baseball race, it was this school year's two rookies in the conference, Lee County and Terry Sanford vying for the league lead Thursday night.
Northwood 15, Chapel Hill 0
Southern Lee scored in pairs, which is good in basketball, but exceptional in soccer, Wednesday evening versus county-rival Lee County.
Southern Lee 9, Western Harnett 2
The Cavaliers (6-3, 3-1 Cape Fear Valley)
Union Pines 2, Southern Lee 1
Chatham Central senior Zack Burke and Lee County senior Dewaun McEachin were selected first-team all-district, with Burke being honored as the District 8 Player of the Year by the North Carolina Basketball Coaches Association as the NCBCA announced its postseason teams last week.
Track and field
Cape Fear Valley Conference meet
at Lee County
Lee County 13, Union Pines 12
Lee County won its fourth straight baseball game, with its first three Cape Fear Valley Conference tilts included, with a 17-5 rout over visiting Union Pines Thursday night.
Cape Fear Valley Conference match
1. Lee County 328
Monday, Mar. 17
Chatham Charter at Lee Christian - 4:30 p.m.
Lee County 16, Douglas Byrd 5
Lee Christian 12, Freedom Christian 0
Union Pines 19, Western Harnett 6
Southern Lee 11, Douglas Byrd 10
Southern Lee rallied from a 10-3 deficit