Lee County handily won a Cape Fear Valley Conference golf match at Sanford Golf Course Monday afternoon and Lee County's Walter Brinker won the match medalist honor shooting a one-under par 70.
Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies are such heavy favorites to win another women's national title that they've already been penciled in as the inevitable champs. So it seems all they need to do is just roll out the ball to hoist the trophy.
Lee County's boys track and field team competed in the Southeast Falcons Invitational Relays on Saturday with several Yellow Jacket athletes making the podium and bringing home medals.
Campbell pitcher Heath Bowers (Harnett Central) was named the Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week by Collegiate Baseball and the Big South Pitcher of the Week
The 2015 12-and-under girls Lee County All-Star basketball team represented Lee County and the Lee County Parks and Recreation league this weekend in the Statewide Athletics Committee (SWAC)
No. 1 Duke vs. No. 16 North Florida or Robert Morris
No. 1 Kentucky vs. Manhattan/Hampton winner
No. 1 Wisconsin vs. No. 16 Coastal Carolina
No. 1 Villanova vs. No. 16 Lafayette
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Willie Cauley-Stein had 15 points and 10 rebounds and No. 1 Kentucky never trailed in beating No. 21 Arkansas 78-63 on Sunday in the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game.
The horn had barely sounded when Notre Dame coach Mike Brey walked right to Jerian Grant and wrapped him up in a huge hug as the rest of the players rushed by them onto the court.
Jordan Spieth's short game was as exquisite as ever. It only figures he would win the Valspar Championship with a long putt.
There have been dominant drivers in NASCAR before, seasons where Jeff Gordon or Jimmie Johnson would reel off win after win to break the spirits of the rest of the garage.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Russell Westbrook had 36 points, 11 rebounds and six assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder held off the Chicago Bulls 109-100 on Sunday.
The Carolina Hurricanes got another shot at Columbus and made the most of it.
Gabriel Reynolds, Lee County’s girls basketball head coach, won the Cape Fear Valley Conference’s Coach of the Year honor for the just-completed 2014-15 season - in his first year coaching the Lady Yellow Jackets.
Grace Christian 4, Fayetteville Homeschool 1
Heath Bowers struck out seven in 7.2 innings without a walk and Campbell held on for a 3-2 win over visiting Longwood Friday in the Camels' Big South opener at Jim Perry Stadium.
NO. 1 KENTUCKY 64, FLORIDA 49
Gerald Henderson said there was no magic formula for the Charlotte Hornets' second-half turnaround Friday night.
Jordan Spieth finished his opening round at the Valspar Championship and figured he had dug a hole.
Notre Dame already gave one big lead away at the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament and just about did it again.
North Carolina coach Roy Williams has spent months coaching, imploring, even begging his Tar Heels to play with more toughness and urgency.