Local Sports: Moore County

Jun. 28, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Pinehurst No. 2 welcoming 115th North and South

Summer in Pinehurst doesn’t always include U.S. Opens. For going on 115 years though, it has meant North and South amateur championship tournaments.


Jun. 25, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Carthage welcoming Dixie Softball World Series

A renovated and upgraded Hillcrest Park will be the hub for two Dixie Softball World Series in August.


Jun. 18, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Pinehurst documentary airing tonight

“Pinehurst’s New Golden Age: No. 2 and the Championships,” a new documentary produced by TenMayflower Productions, will debut on UNC-TV (PBS) at 10 tonight.


Jun. 05, 2015 @ 05:40 PM

Watch, learn and play

The Country Club of Whispering Pines will welcome disc golf again as the 3rd annual Sandhills Hybrid Invitational disc golf tournament presented by SpikeHyzer, Innova Champions Discs and Moore County Disc Golf will be played July 9-12.


Jun. 03, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

CFVC selects its best on the diamond

The Cape Fear Valley Conference athletic directors and baseball coaches released the conference's official postseason baseball honors Monday night.


Jun. 02, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

McGowan cards fine finish in Honduras Open

Former O'Neal and North Carolina golfer Michael McGowan carded his first career PGA Tour Latinoamerica top-10 finish, finishing 16-under par and tied for seventh, in the Honduras Open presented by Indura Beach and Golf Resort Sunday in Tela, Honduras.


May. 31, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

The CFVC's best on the pitch

Southern Lee sophomore Laurynn Ansted, Union Pines senior Abby Verchick and Lee County senior Maritza Santos earned the Cape Fear Valley Conference's three individual awards


May. 31, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

McGowan stays close to lead in Honduras

Southern Pines native Michael McGowan remained in contention near the top of the leaderboard in the PGA Tour Latinoamerica's Honduras Open in the third round Saturday.


May. 28, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Lee County's Scott voted CFVC Player of the Year

Lee County's senior pitching ace, Alston Scott, was named the Cape Fear Valley Conference's Player of the Year


May. 28, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Lady Jackets earn all-conference honors

Lee County, following a season co-title, the conference tournament title and reaching the state quarterfinals, sported four first-team players and two second-team players on the Cape Fear Valley Conference All-Conference Team


May. 28, 2015 @ 04:57 AM

Moore hosting Dixie Softball World Series this summer

Moore County will welcome 24 softball teams from 11 southeastern states for the 2015 Dixie Softball World Series Aug. 7-12.


May. 21, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Lady Jets suffer first loss in round of 16

Softball
South Granville 4, Jordan-Matthews 2


May. 18, 2015 @ 12:40 PM

On Campus: Patterson finishes as offensive leader for Campbell

As Chandler Patterson’s freshman year comes to a close, she has made quite an impression on a senior-heavy team, finishing at the top of several Campbell softball offensive categories.


May. 17, 2015 @ 03:57 PM

Area scores: Jets pull off second upset in state baseball tournament

Baseball
Jordan-Matthews 8, Carrboro 2 - 9 innings


May. 16, 2015 @ 05:03 AM

Falcons finish 2nd in league tourney


May. 14, 2015 @ 05:41 PM

Area scores: Northwood blanks Southern Lee 1-0

Baseball
Northwood 1, Southern Lee 0


May. 13, 2015 @ 02:01 PM

Pinehurst gets 2019 U.S. Amateur

Five years after making history as the first golf course to host the two U.S. Open championships on back-to-back weeks, Pinehurst Resort and Country Club will be the host to the country's oldest golf championship.


May. 13, 2015 @ 02:00 PM

Patriots win team, individual state titles

Pinecrest's boys golf team won the NCHSAA 4A State Championship and Pinecrest's Eric Bae won the individual state championship Tuesday at Pinehurst Resort and Country Club's No. 4 course.


May. 13, 2015 @ 01:58 PM

Jackets finish season with a surge

Lee County's golf team made the most of its first appearance in an NCHSAA state golf championship in 15 years.


May. 12, 2015 @ 05:19 PM

Vikings reach team tennis final four

With a second straight 5-4 victory, Union Pines (17-1) advanced to the final four of the NCHSAA 3A Dual Team State Tournament winning a quarterfinal match at Fike Monday afternoon.


May. 12, 2015 @ 05:17 PM

Lee County's Mauldin near top of state tourney

Lee County's Dalton Mauldin was one shot behind the leader and in a six-way tie for second place midway through the NCHSAA 3A State Championships Monday at Longleaf Golf and Country Club.


May. 12, 2015 @ 05:16 PM

Jets, Bears and Mustangs run in regional meets

Track and field

NCHSAA 1A Midwest Regional Championships


May. 12, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Jackets, Cavs get home state games

Lee County's and Southern Lee's baseball squads will host first round state tournament games Wednesday, Lee County against Rocky Mount and Southern Lee against Northwood, in the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament.


May. 12, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Burke makes All-Region 10 team

Chatham Central High School product, Zach Burke has been named to the All-Region 10 Second Team as a pitcher after finishing a perfect 7-0 on the mound during the regular season for the 18th-ranked Wake Tech C.C. Eagles.


May. 12, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Area scores: Lady Falcons fall in state soccer tournament

Girls soccer

Wayne Country Day 3, Lee Christian 1