Local Sports: Lee County High

Jan. 13, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Lilly helps McKendree finish third at National Duals

Hailee Lilly (Lee County) finished 2-0 on the mat to help seventh-seeded McKendree finish third this past weekend at the National Wrestling Coaches Association National Duals in Fort Wayne, Ind.


Jan. 13, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Area scores: Northwood rolls to 4-0 mark in Charger Cup

Wrestling

Northwood Charger Cup Dual Tournament


Jan. 13, 2015 @ 04:57 AM

Both Bulldog teams pull away over Lee County

Lee County's girls basketball team hosted, and battled, first-place Terry Sanford Friday night. Although the Lady Bulldogs (10-2, 3-0) were tough and came away with a 54-42 victory, the Lady Yellow Jackets never knew when to give up.


Jan. 11, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Bulldogs, Lady Bulldogs win CFVC games at Lee County

Boys basketball
Terry Sanford 55, Lee County 36


Jan. 09, 2015 @ 12:42 PM

Cavalier seniors pin down rivals

Southern Lee's wrestling squad got to celebrate Senior Night and its biggest rivalry night of the season together Wednesday night with a 60-18 victory over Lee County.


Jan. 07, 2015 @ 02:32 PM

Vikings, Lady Bulldogs win in the pool

Union Pines came out on top over Lee County, Terry Sanford and Southern Lee in a close four-team competition on the boys' side of a Cape Fear Valley Conference swim meet at a packed Johnson Natatorium on Campbell University's campus Tuesday night.


Jan. 06, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

ON CAMPUS: Reflecting back on 2014

As 2015 starts its reign and we say good bye to 2014, I’d like to take a moment to reflect back on the headline grabbing stories from this past year.


Jan. 05, 2015 @ 02:48 PM

Area scores: Bears go 4-1 on Virginia trip

Wrestling
Galax Invitational
Chatham Central 42, Grundy (Va.) 39


Jan. 03, 2015 @ 01:49 PM

Area scores: Pinecrest tops Jackets, improves to 13-1

Boys basketball
Pinecrest 58, Lee County 40


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 02:58 PM

Area scores: Cavaliers beat St. Pauls in West Bladen tourney

Boys basketball
Southern Lee 54, St. Pauls 50


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Brown receives All-PFL honor

Dalton Brown (Northwood) was one of 15 Campbell football players to receive All-Pioneer Football League honors for his performance this past season on the gridiron.


Dec. 30, 2014 @ 12:16 PM

Imps win Jacket Holiday Classic title

Lee County was the host in the final game of the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic Monday night.


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 10:27 PM

Lee County takes defense to tournament final

Lee County's defense held Western Harnett to no more than six points in a quarter and the Yellow Jackets earned the shot to defend their Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic title on Monday night with a 45-23 semifinal win Saturday night.


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 09:51 PM

Lady Jackets rebound for Classic victory

Lee County's girls basketball team bounced back quickly and in a big way Saturday afternoon in its Holiday Basketball Classic.


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 12:51 PM

Western Harnett wins in Yellow Jacket Classic

Boys basketball
Western Harnett 63, East Bladen 58


Dec. 27, 2014 @ 12:00 PM

Yellow Jackets open Classic topping Carrboro 60-49

Lee County is the reigning boys champ of its annual Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic. The Yellow Jackets took the first step in defending the title with a 60-49 victory over Carrboro late Friday night.


Dec. 23, 2014 @ 12:27 PM

On Campus: Mellette making an impact at Chowan

After making a name for himself by leading the nation in rebounding last year at the junior college level playing for Wake Tech, Josh Mellete (Southern Lee)


Dec. 19, 2014 @ 05:02 AM

Gardner wins county Player of the Year honor

Southern Lee's defense keyed the Cavalier football turnaround from three wins in 2013 to and 8-5 mark highlighted by a Brick City Bowl victory and reaching the second round of the state playoffs.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 11:22 PM

Vikings top Lee County from long range, 62-56

Malik Crawford and Robert Collins scored 20 points each as Union Pines hosted Lee County for an early-season, but key, Cape Fear Valley Conference game Thursday night.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 03:50 PM

Area scores: Vikings beat Southern Lee on the mat, go to 4-0 in CFVC

Wrestling

Union Pines 69, Southern Lee 11


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Yellow Jacket Holiday Classic lineup is set

Both defending champs and both runners-up from last year’s tournament will be in the fields for the Yellow Jacket Holiday Basketball Classic Dec. 26, 27 and 29 at Lee County High School.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 05:08 PM

Bennett leads easy Lady Jacket win

Junior point guard Shantel Bennett ran a clinic on the basketball court for Lee County Tuesday night.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Murr scores career high for Truett-McConnell

Anna Murr (Grace Christian) is quickly making a name for herself at Truett-McConnell College.


Dec. 13, 2014 @ 03:58 PM

Lady Jackets romp to CFVC win at Gray's Creek

Girls basketball - Lee County 60, Gray's Creek 38
Boys basketball - Gray's Creek 58, Lee County 33


Dec. 12, 2014 @ 04:57 AM

Two Jackets, two Cavs are up for Applebee's Player of the Year

Lee County's Jerry Pullum and Will Shoop and Southern Lee's Sergio Gardner and Ishois Times are the nominees for the Applebee's Player of the Year Award