Local Sports: Southern Lee

Mar. 03, 2015 @ 12:10 PM

Last-second three knocks Cavs from state tourney

Southern Lee's basketball season came to a close on the road in the second round of the state tournament for the third straight season. For the second of those three trips to the second round, it was a heartbreaking finish for the Cavaliers.


Mar. 03, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Davis College wins national championship, Riches named MVP

Mark Riches (Grace Christian) was named the 2015 Bible College National Invitational Tournament MVP


Feb. 28, 2015 @ 11:52 PM

High school basketball scoreboard

NCHSAA state basketball tournament games


Mar. 02, 2015 @ 12:19 PM

Cavaliers advance with 49-48 win

Noah Mellette's free throw with nine seconds remaining was enough to give Southern Lee a 49-48 victory in the long-awaited first round of the NCHSAA 3A state boys' basketball tournament Saturday night at Northern Nash.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Spring teams working around snow, ice

While the key heights of the high school basketball season have been canceled or put on hold throughout the last two weeks thanks to winter weather, the important preseason efforts for spring sports squads have been hampered, but not entirely stopped.


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Snow moves first-round state tournament games

Snow across North Carolina caused postponements of high school basketball state tournament games Tuesday including for Southern Lee and Lee County. The Cavaliers and Lady Yellow Jackets are scheduled to hit the road this evening for first-round tourney games.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 02:06 PM

High school hoops: State tournament games moved to Wed.

Boys basketball
NCHSAA State Tournament first round at higher seeds
3A East - No. 19 Southern Lee (13-9) at No. 14 Northern Nash (9-12) - 7 p.m.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Patterson wins second consecutive Big South honor

Campbell first baseman Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered awards for her performance on the field as she was named the Big South Conference Choice Hotels Softball Player of the Week and


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 02:56 PM

UP, CC wrestlers win state crowns

Union Pines senior Samuel Bartram won the 138-pound state championship in the NCHSAA 3A State Championships and Chatham Central sophomore Nick Daggett won the 106-pound state championship in the 1A tournament Saturday night at the Greensboro Coliseum.


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 04:41 PM

Cavaliers draw road game to start states

Southern Lee's boys basketball team will have to hit the road, but get to face a squad with a below-.500 overall record, when the NCHSAA State Tournament begins Tuesday night.


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 05:00 PM

UP's Bartram, CC's Daggett win state crowns

Wrestling

Late Saturday results
Championship matches


Feb. 19, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Vikings sending 10 to state wrestling tournament

Wrestling

NCHSAA State Championships

Friday-Saturday at Greensboro Coliseum


Feb. 18, 2015 @ 05:04 PM

Weather forces basketball, wrestling tournament changes

The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has postponed the start of the state wrestling championships to Friday


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 04:14 PM

On Campus: Patterson named Big South Player of the Week

Campbell freshman first baseman, Chandler Patterson (Lee County) garnered her first collegiate award being named the College Sports Madness Big South Player of the Week last week


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 04:10 PM

Vikings win three regional wrestling crowns

Antonio Menozi, Daniel Hull and Dylan Barber won individual regional championships and led Union Pines to a runner-up team finish at the NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships at Morehead High School Saturday.


Feb. 16, 2015 @ 10:51 AM

Updated area sports calendar

Tuesday, Feb. 17
Boys basketball
Big Eight Conference Tournament first round


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 04:13 PM

Northwood places 9th in state swim championships

Swimming

NCHSAA 3A Swinning and Diving Championships


Feb. 13, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Regional wrestling champs to be decided this weekend

Wrestling
NCHSAA 3A Mideast Regional Championships
at Morehead


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 11:30 PM

Mellette leads Cavs to county sweep

It wasn't as easy as on Cavalier Court, in fact it went down to the last 6.9 seconds, but Southern Lee completed a regular-season sweep in the Brick City boys basketball rivalry with a 63-58 victory at Lee County Thursday night.


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Cavaliers vs. Yellow Jackets, round 2


Feb. 12, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

NCHSAA state swimming and wrestling qualifiers

Swimming

NCHSAA 3A State Championships

at Triangle Aquatic Center, Cary


Feb. 11, 2015 @ 05:18 PM

Area scores: Lady Vikings stay alive in CFVC race

Girls basketball

Union Pines 59, Gray's Creek 31


Feb. 10, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Patterson swings away in Camel debut

Chandler Patterson (Lee County) made a name for herself at Lee County High School for demolishing softballs. This earned her the all-time Yellow Jacket home run title, the Tri-9 conference home run title and three all-state selections while playing for Lee.


Feb. 09, 2015 @ 02:14 PM

Area scores: Mitchell beats Bears for state wrestling title

Wrestling

Mitchell 42, Chatham Central 30


Feb. 06, 2015 @ 10:36 PM

Cavs hand Westover its first league loss, 59-57

Southern Lee celebrated its Senior Night on Cavalier Court by handing Westover's boys basketball team its first Cape Fear Valley Conference loss of the season.