Local Sports: Southern Lee

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.


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

Wrestling
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

Wrestling
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

Wrestling

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

Wrestling
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.