Lee Christian d. O'Neal 18-25, 17-25, 25-17, 25-17, 15-7
St. Pauls (1-1) at Southern Lee (2-0) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - St. Pauls 36, Southern Lee 31
Union Pines, on the volleyball court for the third straight night, rebounded from two tough defeats with a sweep at Southern Lee, 25-23, 25-16, 25-18, Thursday evening.
Northwood 1, Jordan-Matthews 0
Southern Lee 9, Douglas Byrd 0
Southern Lee 2, Asheboro 1
Last season, Northwood's potent quarterback, receivers and running backs tallied 56 points in a victory over Southern Lee.
Northwood 14, Southern Lee 8
Lee County 47, Ben Smith 0
Lee County 2, Jordan-Matthews 0
Northwood (1-0, 0-0 Big Eight) at Southern Lee (1-0, 0-0 Cape Fear Valley) - 7:30 p.m.
Middle Creek 1, Lee County 0
Grace Christian 5, Burlington Christian 0
Monday, Aug. 25
Lee County at Leesville Road - 6 p.m.
The Southern Lee Cavaliers overcame some bumps with a solid defensive effort and near-sparkling quarterback play from a sophomore in his first high school football game to defeat the Western Harnett Eagles 21-6 Friday night.
Southern Lee 21, Western Harnett 6
Jordan-Matthews 1, Eastern Randolph 0
Western Harnett (4-8, 2-3 Two Rivers last season) at Southern Lee (3-8, 2-4 Cape Fear Valley) - 7:30 p.m.
Richmond's volleyball team spoiled a perfect start to Southern Lee's first week with Alyson Cochran as its new head coach Thursday evening on Cavalier Court.
Southern Lee d. Northwood 25-20, 26-24, 27-25
Southern Lee and Fuquay-Varina played the last 45 minutes of their soccer match nine aside and the visiting Bengals, with Collin Morrison's successful penalty kick in the 29th minute holding up as the difference, topped the Cavaliers (0-1, 0-0) in their season opening match 2-1 Tuesday night at Cavalier Stadium.
Southern Lee d. Chatham Central 25-20, 25-16, 20-25, 25-17
A week before hosting Western Harnett to kick off the regular season, Southern Lee hosted Hoke County for a scrimmage Friday evening. If being ready for the games to count was all about intensity and speed, the Cavaliers and Bucks are both set to go.
A pair of head coaches entering their second seasons with their high school football squads were pleased, energized even, following what they saw at the rain-shortened Harnett County Jamboree Tuesday evening at Triton High School.
Afternoon storms around the area forced Southern Lee's first official football practice indoors Friday.
Southern Lee student Eli Brightbill is a five-year veteran of open water swimming. Earlier this month, Brightbill won the gold medal in his division, men's 17-18-year-olds, and finished fourth place overall in the 5K race at the Georgia State Games.