Weather-permitting, as has been the case all spring - and even back into basketball season, the Cape Fear Valley Conference baseball, softball and soccer tournaments will get underway Monday evening.
Lee Christian 4, Trinity Academy 3
Track and field
NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships
Pinecrest 8, Hoke County 0
Union Pines senior soccer player and long-distance runner Abby Verchick and West Carteret baseball player Joe Mason were the winners of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Performance of the Week awards for last week.
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association announced the winners of a special award established in the name of the late Pat Gainey on Tuesday.
Southern Lee 15, Terry Sanford 5
Lee County already had the Cape Fear Valley Conference golf title in hand, for the Yellow Jackets' second straight conference championship
Southern Lee 7, Western Harnett 2
Lauren Martin (Northwood), Caroline Womble (Western Harnett) and JT Howington (WHHS) all received awards this past weekend at the William Peace University
Union Pines 10, Western Harnett 8
Union Pines 1, Southern Lee 0
Union Pines doubles team Ben Williams and Dylan Dinkins won their third consecutive Cape Fear Valley Conference championship leading six Vikings in all who kept their tennis seasons going for at least one more week Thursday at the CFVC Championships at Southern Lee.
Union Pines edged out Lee County on the boys' side and Terry Sanford for the ladies' title at the Cape Fear Valley Conference track and field championships Thursday at Reid Ross Classical School.
Southern Lee 11, Union Pines 1
Southern Lee 10, Westover 0
The Cape Fear Valley Conference tennis tournament got underway at Southern Lee High School and O.T. Sloan Park yesterday and it was conclude with the singles and doubles titles being played out at Southern Lee this afternoon.
Lee County won the Cape Fear Valley Conference's boys' golf championship for the second straight spring, clinching the crown with one league match to spare, Tuesday afternoon at Gates Four Country Club.
The team which is ahead in a baseball game can't run out the clock. Mercy rule aside, the team with the lead has to still get all the outs; 21 outs in a high school game.
A trip to New Orleans and playing in a national championship tournament will be a fitting way to close a long journey, as long as six or seven years long for some, for the Brick City Blaze volleyball club.
O'Neal 4, Grace Christian of Raleigh 3
After recently collecting his second win of the season for East Carolina, Nick Durazo (Lee County) continued to be a strong presence on the mound, notching his first two saves of the year last week for the Pirates.
SANFORD - Southern Lee made it a 3-1 week and seven wins in its last eight baseball games with a 5-2 win against visiting rival Western Harnett Saturday night at Cavalier Stadium.
Southern Lee 9, Douglas Byrd 3
Gray's Creek 10, Southern Lee 0