Local Sports: Moore County

Feb. 28, 2014 @ 08:40 PM

Pinecrest give Jackets lessons to work on

Lee County's baseball squad gained some experience the tough way during the first three nights of the season.

Feb. 28, 2014 @ 04:12 PM

Area scores: Imps rally in the 7th to edge Lee County

Cary 4, Lee County 3
The Imps (1-1) scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh to rally and defeat visiting Lee County (0-2) Thursday evening.

Feb. 28, 2014 @ 04:56 AM

Area sports calendar


Girls basketball

NCHSAA State Tournament third round at higher seeds

No. 12 Rocky Mount (16-8) at No. 4 Union Pines (22-2) - 7 p.m.

Feb. 27, 2014 @ 03:09 PM

Lady Jackets open season topping Western Harnett

Lee County 8, Western Harnett 5

Feb. 27, 2014 @ 12:42 PM

Winston-Salem Prep bounces Bears from state tournament

Boys basketball

NCHSAA 1A State Tournament - second round

Winston-Salem Prep 89, Chatham Central 54

Feb. 27, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

USGA gives qualifying sites, dates for Pinehurst U.S. Open

Representing the start of an exciting and dramatic process in which thousands of golfers from around the world will pursue the title of America’s national champion

Feb. 26, 2014 @ 09:58 PM

Lady Vikings make state sweet 16

Nyona Shields poured in a team-high 15 points to lead the Union Pines Lady Vikings (22-2) to a 48-43 victory over visiting Havelock in the second round of the 3A State Tournament Wednesday night.

Feb. 26, 2014 @ 09:23 PM

State tournament scoreboard

NCHSAA State Tournament second round

Boys basketball

3A - Eastern Alamance 83, Southern Lee 53

Feb. 26, 2014 @ 04:59 AM

Area sports calendar

Wednesday, Feb. 26
Boys basketball
NCHSAA State Tournament second round 

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 05:21 PM

Eastern Wayne knocks Lady Cavs from state tournament

Girls basketball

NCHSAA 3A State Tournament - first round

Eastern Wayne 46, Southern Lee 38

Feb. 24, 2014 @ 01:01 PM

CC's Dagget, Jaeger, Pinecrest's Enriquez win state championships

NCHSAA 1A State Wrestling Championships

Feb. 23, 2014 @ 05:00 AM

Pinehurst readying for golf fans

This week, we Take 5 with Reg Jones, the senior director for the U.S. Open Golf Championships, including the 2014 men’s and women’s events to be held in Pinehurst beginning June 12 this summer.

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 07:46 PM

Jackets, Cavs learn state tourney matchups

Both Southern Lee basketball squads and Lee County's boys basketball team made their respective NCHSAA 3A state tournaments and will play first-round games Monday night as the tournament brackets were announced by the NCHSAA Saturday afternoon.

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 06:50 PM

Two Bears reach finals at states

NCHSAA 1A State Wrestling Championships
at Greensboro Coliseum
Friday's results

Feb. 22, 2014 @ 05:40 PM

Area scores: Triton sweeps Two Rivers tournament crowns

Girls basketball

Two Rivers Conference Tournament - final

Triton 54, South Johnston 49

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 10:45 PM

Halifax Academy stops Lady Crusaders in state semifinal

Girls basketball
NCISAA 1A State Tournament - semifinal
No. 3 Halifax Academy 60, No. 2 Grace Christian 56

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 09:09 PM

Terry Sanford claims CFVC tourney title

Officially the visiting team, but playing on its home floor, Terry Sanford made everything tough on top-seeded Union Pines and the No. 2-seeded Lady Bulldogs

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 12:08 PM

Lady Crusaders roll into state semis

No. 2-seeded Grace Christian (24-2) advanced into the state semifinals with a 70-42 rout over No. 7 Hobgood Academy Thursday night in the NCISAA 1A State Tournament at Calvary Baptist Day School.

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 11:10 AM

Vikings stand sixth at state wrestling championships

NCHSAA 3A State Wrestling Championships
at Greensboro Coliseum
Thursday's results

Feb. 21, 2014 @ 12:29 AM

Lady Crusaders advance to state final four

Girls basketball
NCISAA 1A State Tournament quarterfinal
No. 2 Grace Christian 70, No. 7 Hobgood Academy 42

Feb. 19, 2014 @ 02:40 PM

Yellow Jackets clinch state spot, advance to CFVC semis

Boys basketball
Lee County 75, Gray's Creek 52
No. 3-seeded Lee County (19-5) cruised by No. 6 Gray's Creek for the Jackets' third win this season over the Bears in the first round of the Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament Tuesday night.

Feb. 18, 2014 @ 10:22 PM

High school hoops scoreboard

Boys basketball

Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament - first round

Feb. 18, 2014 @ 09:35 PM

Cavaliers survive Viking comeback, move into semis

It took one night into a new high school basketball postseason for the ever-present phrase, "survive and advance," to fit exactly to Southern Lee's 74-71 overtime victory over visiting Union Pines in the first round of the Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament Tuesday night.

Feb. 18, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

Chatham Central wins region wrestling crown


Area NCHSAA regional champions

Bradley Harms, Chatham Central - 1A East/120

Feb. 15, 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Lady Vikings win CFVC season championship

Girls basketball

Union Pines 73, Gray's Creek 51