Local Sports: Southern Lee

Jul. 03, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Brick City Blaze plays in the Big Easy

The Brick City Blaze 18s volleyball club is vying for a national championship this week and playing its last tournament together as a team at the USA Volleyball Junior National Championships.

Jun. 27, 2015 @ 05:03 AM

McCurry cards G Pro Tour victory

Jonathan McCurry won his first G Pro Tour tournament of the tour's 2015 season on Thursday, needing a birdie on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff for the victory, at Forest Oaks Country Club.

Jun. 16, 2015 @ 10:34 AM

Southside camp plays through heat

It was hot, and getting hotter, Monday morning on the first day of the 2015 Southside Baseball Camp out at Tramway Road Park’s four ball fields.

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 08:05 PM

Summer league squads aid Vs. Cancer Foundation

The Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League had its opening day, and into the evening and night, with tripleheaders at Lee County, Southern Lee and Union Pines Saturday.

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Cavs hit spring practices hard

The start of official preseason high school football practices is seven weeks away.

Southern Lee’s squad took full advantage of a new 10-day spring practice period

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.

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. 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. 24, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Cavs' Mellette honored for topping 1,000 points

Southern Lee junior Noah Mellette topped the 1,000-point milestone in his Cavalier basketball career this past season

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. 16, 2015 @ 01:54 PM

White Oak upsets Lady Cavaliers 1-0

Southern Lee fought back from a goal down in overtime to get to the second round of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament.

May. 15, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Cavalier signs with St. Andrews

In one sense, it's been a long road for Southern Lee senior Daniel Ramirez to earn both an academic scholarship and a soccer scholarship to St. Andrews University.

May. 14, 2015 @ 05:41 PM

Area scores: Northwood blanks Southern Lee 1-0

Northwood 1, Southern Lee 0

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. 09, 2015 @ 06:49 PM

Area scores: Viking team finishes in state final four

Boys tennis

NCHSAA 3A State Championships

May. 08, 2015 @ 05:03 AM

Work pays off for Cavalier receiver

Going from a good high school football player to a good college football player takes a lot of work. Southern Lee head coach Don Simon and wide receiver coach Nate Woodruff can fully attest new Averett University football player Garett Touchard will put in the work and effort to rise to the next level.

May. 08, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

3A and 4A state track and field qualifiers

Track and field

NCHSAA 3A State Championships

May. 07, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

No. 1 Union Pines, No. 2 Terry Sanford to meet in CFVC final


Terry Sanford 1, Southern Lee 0

May. 06, 2015 @ 02:37 PM

Co-champs set for CFVC softball final

Lee County and Gray's Creek shared the Cape Fear Valley Conference softball season championship this spring. The Lady Yellow Jackets and Lady Bears will decide the tournament championship head to head at 6 p.m. this evening at Union Pines.

May. 06, 2015 @ 02:34 PM

Jackets top rival and advance

Alston Scott's grounder between third and shortstop let Spencer Faulk sprint down the line from third giving Lee County a 4-3 walk-off win which was doubly sweet

May. 06, 2015 @ 05:03 AM

Yellow Jackets earn state spot

Scholastic golf is a team sport. Cardinal Gibbons proved it in winning the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional team championship, edging Lee County by six strokes, Monday on the Pines Course at the Country Club of Whispering Pines.

May. 06, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Mellette gets tryout chance with N.Y. Jets

Aaron Mellette has returned to football’s biggest stage, the National Football League.