Pinecrest 44, Purnell Swett 6
NCISAA State Championships
Terry Sanford 14, Lee County 12
Southern Lee 39, Westover 13
Lee County junior Siranon Shoomee will be trying to defend her state golf championship Monday and Tuesday in the NCHSAA 3A State Championship being played at Longleaf Golf and Country Club. She'll have more to play for this time around thanks to her Yellow Jacket teammates.
Pinecrest 1, Richmond 0 - OT
Douglas Byrd (1-7, 1-2) at Union Pines (5-4, 1-3) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Douglas Byrd 49, Union Pines 0
Northwood 2, Southern Durham 1 - OT
Southern Lee 5, Union Pines 0
Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament semifinals
“It’s hard to beat a good team three times,” goes a sporting cliche most often used when rivals, say in college hoops conference or an NFL division, meet twice in a regular season and get paired up again in the postseason.
NCHSAA 3A East Regional Championship
Ben Grossfuss (Lee County) has been named the Lynchburg College “Athlete of the Week” as the sophomore forward scored the Hornets game winner in their 1-0 victory over Virginia Wesleyan.
Scotland 29, Pinecrest 22
Union Pines d. Swansboro 25-14, 25-13, 25-17
Southern Lee's football team had two weeks to get ready for homecoming guest Union Pines heading into Friday night. The Cavalier defense made it look like plenty of its previous contests so far this season.
Union Pines 7, C.B. Aycock 0
Cape Fear Valley Conference Cross Country Championships
at Kiwanis Family Park, Sanford
The most common things football fans, and even the coaches and players, think about when they hear “bye week” is likely rest.
Southern Durham (7-0, 3-0) at Northwood (6-1, 2-1) - 7 p.m.
Last season - Southern Durham 56, Northwood 54
Lee County senior Dalton Cox and Union Pines senior Abby Verchick won the individual Cape Fear Valley Conference cross country titles and the conference’s cross country Athlete of the Year awards Thursday afternoon at Kiwanis Family Park.
Pinecrest d. Scotland 25-19, 25-12, 25-21
Lee County's volleyball team, following its undefeated regular season and the Cape Fear Valley Conference season title, is the No. 1 seed in the NCHSAA 3A East half of the state volleyball tournament bracket as the 64-school field was released by the N.C. High School Athletic Association Thursday.
Southern Lee 1, Lee County 0 - OT
No. 3-seeded Terry Sanford and No. 4-seeded Gray's Creek will meet for the Cape Fear Valley Conference volleyball tournament title this evening
Southern Lee 3, Terry Sanford 2 - OT