Local Sports: Southern Lee

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


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.

Feb. 05, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Yellow Jackets, Cavaliers, Vikings boast regional swimming qualifiers

NCHSAA 3A Central Regional Championships

Saturday at Greensboro Aquatic Center

Feb. 04, 2015 @ 12:08 AM

Cavaliers give a big answer

Whether the Cavaliers were motivated by revenge, are peaking at the right time of season, or some of both, Southern Lee's boys basketball team blitzed out to a 21-point lead by the end of the first quarter and went on to a 70-38 win at Union Pines Tuesday night.

Feb. 03, 2015 @ 11:01 PM

Union Pines, Chatham Central advance in state team wrestling tournaments

NCHSAA Dual Team state tournaments

Feb. 03, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Wednesday is National Signing Day

National Signing Day will take place on Wednesday as thousands of high school football players across the nation will make their intent for where they will play their collegiate gridiron athletics next season official.

Feb. 02, 2015 @ 03:43 PM

Vikings win CFVC wrestling tourney title

Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 04:42 PM

Cavaliers cruise to pair of wins vs. Gray's Creek

Southern Lee needed overtime to beat Gray's Creek the first time the Cavaliers and Bears met. About six weeks later, the Cavaliers rolled to an easy 77-47 win and got to empty their bench with more than a quarter to play.

Jan. 29, 2015 @ 04:40 PM

Area scores: Vikings wins sixth consecutive CFVC wrestling crown


Union Pines 71, Douglas Byrd 6

Jan. 28, 2015 @ 05:17 PM

Area scores: Cavaliers beat Gray's Creek, 77-47, for CFVC win

Boys basketball
Southern Lee 77, Gray's Creek 47

Jan. 28, 2015 @ 01:35 PM

Yellow Jackets win CFVC swimming crown

Lee County ended the conference portion of the swim season with its first team victory of the season and Southern Lee senior Eli Brightbill won the Cape Fear Valley Conference's boys' Swimmer of the Year honor Tuesday night in the CFVC's championship meet at Campbell University's Johnson Natatorium.

Jan. 27, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Murr’s hot shooting snaps Bears losing streak

Prior to last week, Truett-McConnell had enjoyed only three wins in 17 games this season and was currently riding a seven-game losing streak.

Jan. 27, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Area scores: Cav wrestlers compete in Buzzard Brawl

Buzzard Brawl

Jan. 25, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Area scores: Cavs, Lady Cavs score conference wins at Douglas Byrd

Girls basketball

Southern Lee 49, Douglas Byrd 30

Jan. 23, 2015 @ 03:55 PM

Finding his shot

Akeem Richmond is working hard on and off the court to pick up the pace as a rookie in professional basketball.

Jan. 23, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Lady Cav standout signs to play at Sandhills

Southern Lee senior Briana Holcomb will continue her volleyball career at the college level as she signed to attend and play at Sandhills Community College last Friday.

Jan. 20, 2015 @ 11:47 PM

Cavs put pressure on rival, win 72-47

Southern Lee's basketball squad doesn't have a lot of height, but the Cavaliers have a lot of guards. Head coach Gaston Collins often has four guards on the floor and even the Cavs who don't play guard, have the quickness and athleticism of guards.

Jan. 20, 2015 @ 11:13 PM

Lady Jackets roll in rivalry game

Shantel Bennett being the main scorer for Lee County is nothing new. Bennett, a junior guard who's been a key Lady Jacket since her freshman year, took her scoring, along with play all over the floor for an offensive-defensive double-double

Jan. 20, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On Campus: Durazo named to ECU’s academic honor roll

Nick Durazo (Lee County) was named to the fall 2014 East Carolina Dean’s List becoming one of 17 Pirate baseball players earning this honor

Jan. 18, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Terry Sanford gets two wins on Cavalier Court

Boys basketball

Terry Sanford 75, Southern Lee 35

Jan. 13, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

On Campus: Lilly helps McKendree finish third at National Duals

Hailee Lilly (Lee County) finished 2-0 on the mat to help seventh-seeded McKendree finish third this past weekend at the National Wrestling Coaches Association National Duals in Fort Wayne, Ind.

Jan. 13, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Area scores: Northwood rolls to 4-0 mark in Charger Cup


Northwood Charger Cup Dual Tournament

Jan. 10, 2015 @ 03:34 PM

Westover plays tough host to Cavs

Both Southern Lee basketball squads faced their toughest road tests of the Cape Fear Valley Conference season Friday night at Westover. The Lady Wolverines (11-4, 3-1) stalled out and held off a Southern Lee (5-10, 2-2) comeback effort