Southern Lee’s football team, off to a 3-1 start, has answered a lot of questions in taking only four games to match its win total from last season. Even Cavalier head coach Don Simon is pleasantly surprised.
Lee County 2, Terry Sanford 0
Lee County d. Southern Lee 25-16, 25-27, 25-20, 25-18
Northwood 56, Carrboro 14
Lee County 43, Western Harnett 12
Lee County 8, Union Pines 1
Union Pines (3-0) at Trinity (2-1) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Union Pines 31, Trinity 22
Southern Lee 7, Union Pines 0
Seniors Dalton Cox, of Lee County, and Abby Verchick, of Union Pines, won the individual first-place honors
Southern Lee d. Westover 25-12, 25-17, 25-11
Union Pines d. West Montgomery 25-17, 25-22, 25-19
Union Pines 33, Providence Grove 30
In preparing for South Robeson, North Moore head football coach Mike Vogt focused on belief instead of history.
Grace Christian 4, St. David's 2
Pinehurst Resort and Country Club reopened Pinehurst No. 2 on Thursday following more than two months of work changing the course's greens from bent grass to ultradwarf bermudagrass.
Pinecrest 45, Beddingfield 20
Lee Christian d. O'Neal 18-25, 17-25, 25-17, 25-17, 15-7
Jordan-Matthews (1-1) at Northwood (2-0) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Northwood 22, Jordan-Matthews 6
Union Pines, on the volleyball court for the third straight night, rebounded from two tough defeats with a sweep at Southern Lee, 25-23, 25-16, 25-18, Thursday evening.
Northwood 1, Jordan-Matthews 0
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
Western Harnett 32, Harnett Central 21
Northwood 14, Southern Lee 8
Lee County 47, Ben Smith 0