Ben Grossfuss (Lee County) sealed the victory, scoring his third goal of the season in the 77th minute of the match, as Lynchburg (6-4, 3-1) won the battle of the Hornets, blanking Shenandoah 4-0.
Southern Lee football coach Don Simon told his players in the post-game huddle, “We didn’t lose this game, we ran out of time.”
Lee County 38, Douglas Byrd 6
Gray's Creek 21, Southern Lee 19
Southern Lee (4-2, 1-0) at Gray's Creek (3-3, 0-1) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Gray's Creek 30, Southern Lee 13
Lee County 6, Union Pines 1
Union Pines d. Southern Lee 19-25, 25-11, 25-13, 25-17
Southern Lee 7, Gray's Creek 2
Campbell University opened Pioneer Football League play with its first victory of the season, downing Valparaiso 34-24 in front of a sellout crowd at Barker-Lane Stadium in Buies Creek.
Southern Lee senior running back Patrick Bunnell scored three touchdowns and sophomore quarterback Ishios Times ran and threw for over 100 yards in both categories pacing the Cavaliers (4-2, 1-0 CFVC) to a 32-12 victory over winless, yet defending Cape Fear Valley champion, Douglas Byrd (0-6, 0-1 CFVC) Friday night.
Cape Fear Valley
Southern Lee 32, Douglas Byrd 12
Lee County 42, Gray's Creek 11
Union Pines 17, Westover 14
Southern Lee 5, Gray's Creek 3
Douglas Byrd (0-5) at Southern Lee (3-2) - 7:30 p.m.
Southern Lee d. Richmond 19-25, 25-22, 25-23, 15-25, 15-10
Grace Christian 5, O'Neal 2 - OT
Reese Setzer (Lee County) and C.J. Hobbs (Western Harnett) helped Guilford improve to 3-0, the Quakers' best start on the gridiron since 2007, as they defeated Southern Virginia 35-27.
With three goals in the first 36 minutes, two netted by sophomore forward Malik Childress, Southern Lee beat county rival Lee County 3-1 Monday night
Host Lee County, led by junior and defending state champion Siranon "Muk" Shoomee shooting a 3-over par 74, won a Cape Fear Valley Conference golf match Monday afternoon as all seven league members gathered at Sanford Golf Course.
Southern Lee's defense was good enough to carry the Cavs to a win last week at Triton. On the road at Pinecrest Friday night, the Cavs needed an all-around game.
Grace Christian 7, Cary Christian 2
Southern Lee 6, Terry Sanford 0
Southern Lee’s football team, off to a 3-1 start, has answered a lot of questions in taking only four games to match its win total from last season. Even Cavalier head coach Don Simon is pleasantly surprised.
Lee County 2, Terry Sanford 0
Lee County d. Southern Lee 25-16, 25-27, 25-20, 25-18
Lee County 8, Union Pines 1
From preseason camp in early August, Southern Lee head football coach Don Simon has been touting the ability, athleticism and aggression of his team's defense.