Sports

Mar. 28, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Stallions win 8-4 at Coats-Erwin

SanLee Middle School broke open a close baseball contest with six runs in the sixth inning, taking an 8-1 lead, and the Stallions finished off an 8-4 victory in a Lee-Harnett Athletic Conference game at Coats-Erwin Middle School Thursday afternoon.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:06 PM

Area scores: Lady Cavs net eight against Western Harnett

Girls soccer

Southern Lee 8, Western Harnett 1


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:51 AM

Just another ACC game when Wolfpack meets Cards? Nope

At first glance, it seems like just another Atlantic Coast Conference game — North Carolina State vs. Louisville.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:47 AM

Coach K vs. Coach K with Duke and Utah in Sweet 16

Coach K vs. Coach K.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:44 AM

Arizona, Kentucky and Notre Dame advance to Elite 8

ARIZONA 68, XAVIER 60


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:32 AM

Eric Staal's goal, 2 assists lift Canes over Penguins, 5-2

Cam Ward stood tall in his return from a bout with a virus, and his Carolina Hurricanes teammates gave the goalie plenty of offensive help.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:30 AM

Charley Hoffman takes lead in wind-swept Texas Open

Charley Hoffman took advantage of calmer afternoon conditions to take the first-round lead in the wind-swept Texas Open, shooting a 5-under 67 on Thursday.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:28 AM

Gamecocks, Tar Heels to meet in women's Sweet 16

Top-seeded South Carolina earned a conveniently short trip for its NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 appearance.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 11:26 AM

North Carolina can't hold on in 79-72 loss to Wisconsin

North Carolina got the quick pace it wanted and the defense it needed against 7-foot Frank Kaminsky.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 04:57 AM

Piedmont Bass anglers visit Hyco and Shearon Harris

Piedmont Bass Classics held its Hyco Lake Open Saturday, followed by a spring team mini trail event at Shearon Harris Lake Sunday.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 07:41 PM

Late goal lifts Lady Crusaders

Grace Christian's soccer team got one big play seemingly from nowhere to prevail, 3-2 over Fayetteville Christian


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Area scores: Yellow Jackets beat Byrd in CFVC baseball

Baseball
Lee County 8, Douglas Byrd 1


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 01:10 PM

Campbell sweeps softball doubleheader from Appalachian St.

Campbell batters rapped 19 hits and Camel pitchers allowed only one run Wednesday in a softball doubleheader sweep of visiting Appalachian State at Amanda Littlejohn Stadium.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 01:09 PM

Camels blank Charleston 2-0

Four Fighting Camel pitchers combined for Campbell’s second shutout of the season, blanking the College of Charleston 2-0 at Patriots Point Wednesday night.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 11:41 AM

Terry Sanford quiets Cavaliers for 4-1 win

Last spring, Southern Lee and Terry Sanford split two dramatic games on the baseball diamond.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 10:52 AM

Like home: Wisconsin back in California for NCAA regional

Bo Ryan is trippin' about being back in the NCAA West Regional.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 11:14 PM

High school scoreboard

Baseball
Lee County 8, Douglas Byrd 1
Terry Sanford 4, Southern Lee 1


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 05:05 PM

Jackets win on both diamonds vs. Vikings

Baseball
Lee County 1, Union Pines 0


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 05:03 PM

Area scores: Jets, Bears pick up league wins

Baseball

Jordan-Matthews 4, Reidsville 1


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 07:36 AM

NASCAR fans are buzzing over debris cautions

There's no way to dance around the fact cautions for debris at Auto Club Speedway twice changed the outcome of the race.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 07:34 AM

Area scores: CC, Cavs win on the diamond

Chatham Central 5, Jordan-Matthews 4, 9 innings


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 07:32 AM

Yellow Jackets keep CFVC run going on the links

Lee County’s golf team kept it’s unbeaten conference season going with a team victory at Sanford Golf Course Monday afternoon.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 07:31 AM

On Campus: ECU's Durazo tosses his first win of the season

Junior pitcher Nick Durazo (Lee County) notched his first win of the season as East Carolina downed Princeton 8-3 last week. 


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 07:29 AM

A cheerleader’s hope to inspire others

Cheerleading is not an easy sport, and for some cheerleading skills come easier than others. But for Cheer Extreme Sanford and Western Harnett High School varsity cheerleader Kaleigh Flaker, 16, certain skills in the sport are especially difficult because she was born without her right hand.


Mar. 23, 2015 @ 02:40 PM

Duke beats San Diego State 68-49 to reach NCAA Sweet 16

Jahlil Okafor showed off all the moves — a spin, a dribble drive, a short jumper — that have made Duke's freshman big man possibly the nation's top player.