Local Sports: Southern Lee

Jul. 29, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Cavaliers can't wait

Southern Lee’s football squad improved by five victories last season with the peaks being a Brick City Bowl victory over Lee County and a state playoff win in November.

Jul. 25, 2015 @ 05:05 AM

Young Deacons still face long road

An inexperienced and rebuilding Wake Forest football team under a new head coach played exactly the way those descriptions would suggest last year. The Demon Deacons finished last in the Atlantic Division.

Jul. 24, 2015 @ 02:20 PM

Chiefs hang on against Cavalier rally

The Southside Cavaliers fought back from a 7-0 hole, all the way to a 7-7 score, but a Hollywood Chief run in the bottom of the sixth was enough to give the Chiefs

Jul. 24, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Getting the “next level” perspective

Basketball players from Southern Lee, Lee County and Chatham Central, along with area middle schools, learned from someone who’s known what it takes to get to the next level, the collegiate level, for the last 25-plus years at the Next Level Camp Tuesday night.


Jul. 22, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Southern Lee playing in CCSSL tourney

Lee County High School’s baseball diamond will host the season-ending tournament for the 10th season of the Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League Thursday and Friday

Jul. 11, 2015 @ 05:42 PM

The Blaze plays finale in New Orleans

The end of the Brick City Blaze’s run together this summer was always going to be emotional. They weren’t always expecting the end to come in New Orleans in a USA Volleyball national championship tournament.

Jul. 11, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

McCurry, Lynn playing well on pro tours

Two weeks after his first G Pro Tour victory of 2015, Sanford’s Jonathan McCurry finished third in a G Pro Tour tournament at Carolina Country Club Wednesday and Thursday.


Jul. 07, 2015 @ 05:20 PM

Cavalier snaps up college showcase spot

Jack Quiggle’s ability on the football field has taken him all over the country this offseason.

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