First place in the Cape Fear Valley Conference came down to a two-point play with 0:38 left Friday night and visiting Terry Sanford stopped Lee County with Edison Jones breaking up a Yellow Jacket pass into the end zone.
Southern Lee sophomore Ishios Times threw a career-high five touchdown passes, three going to senior wide out Donte Jennings, and the Cavaliers (6-3, 3-1) routed Westover 39-13 Friday night on the road.
“Very, very athletic.”
That’s how Central Carolina Community College men’s basketball coach Doug Connor describes the 2014-2015 team.
Campbell's football squad heads to Poughkeepsie, N.Y. putting its 4-0 Pioneer Football League record on the line at Marist today. Kickoff is scheduled for 12 p.m. at Tenney Stadium.
Terry Sanford 14, Lee County 12
Southern Lee 39, Westover 13
Lee County junior Siranon Shoomee will be trying to defend her state golf championship Monday and Tuesday in the NCHSAA 3A State Championship being played at Longleaf Golf and Country Club. She'll have more to play for this time around thanks to her Yellow Jacket teammates.
Pinecrest 1, Richmond 0 - OT
Coach Ruffin McNeill doesn't care about impressing the committee that will decide if No. 18 East Carolina deserves a major bowl berth.
Erik Compton is happy with where he is in golf, and he's not referring to his 5-under 65 on Thursday for a share of the lead in the McGladrey Classic.
With this much speed and acceleration, it's no surprise Emmanuel Sanders is so adept at catching up.
The last two undefeated football squads in Cape Fear Valley Conference play clash tonight at Lee County High School with the Yellow Jackets (8-0, 3-0) hosting Terry Sanford (5-3, 3-0) for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff.
Southern Lee head football coach Don Simon made no bones about last week's home date against Union Pines being key to the Cavaliers' (5-3, 2-1) postseason goals.
Douglas Byrd (1-7, 1-2) at Union Pines (5-4, 1-3) - 7:30 p.m.
Last season - Douglas Byrd 49, Union Pines 0
Cue the theme music! It's time for another episode of our favorite NASCAR-themed soap opera, "As the World Turns for the Young and Restless or the Bold and Beautiful we Must Account for the Days of our Lives."
Revenge could've been a motivating factor for Lee County's volleyball team as the Lady Jackets hosted Gray's Creek in the third round, the round of 16, of the NCHSAA 3A State Tournament.
Northwood 2, Southern Durham 1 - OT
Bogus classes and automatic A's and B's are at the heart of a cheating scandal at the University of North Carolina that lasted nearly two decades, encompassing about 3,100 students — nearly half of them athletes.
Salvador Perez shouted at Hunter Strickland, who shouted right back. The Kansas City Royals streamed from their dugout, the San Francisco Giants from their own. And for a tense moment in the sixth inning Wednesday night, Kauffman Stadium was consumed by chaos.
Last week we talked about using our equipment to deter an attack. This week, I want to address what happens when the attack is eminent, and defense becomes your only recourse.
East Carolina hasn't been on a roll like this in quite a while. For these 18th-ranked Pirates, there's really no time to savor it — not with so much more left to pursue.
Lee County was 0-4 against the two soccer squads ahead of it, Gray's Creek and Southern Lee, in the Cape Fear Valley Conference regular season.
Southern Lee 5, Union Pines 0
By the time Madison Bumgarner took the mound to throw his first pitch, the San Francisco Giants already held a three-run lead.
JETS 3, HURRICANES 1
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Adam Lowry's first NHL goal helped the Jets snap a four-game losing streak.
Linebacker Thomas Davis takes little solace in the fact the Carolina Panthers are still alone in first place in the NFC South.
Cape Fear Valley Conference Tournament semifinals