Girls soccer

Harnett Central 3, West Johnston 2

The Lady Trojans (4-0) edged West Johnston in Angier Wednesday night.

Ava Hollingsworth scored two goals and Sinai Avalos Beltrain scored a goal in the win. Christina Williams had two assists and Savannah Godfrey had one assist. Harnett Central will play at Union Pines at 6 p.m. Monday.

Cleveland 5, Southern Lee 1

Cleveland (2-0-1) topped the Lady Cavaliers (0-1) in their season opener Wednesday night in Clayton.

Going back to spring 2019, Southern Lee finished runner-up in the Tri-County 6, then won two matches in the NCHSAA State Tournament, reaching state round of 16.

Southern Lee will play at conference rival Western Harnett at 6 p.m. Monday.

O’Neal 1, Village Christian 1

O’Neal freshman Sadler Marshall scored a tying goal late in the second half and the Falcons (2-2-1) drew with Village Christian Wednesday afternoon at Village Christian.

O’Neal will host North Moore April 6.

North Moore 9, North Rowan 0

The Lady Mustangs (1-0, 1-0) cruised to a Yadkin Valley and opening win at home Wednesday. North Moore played North Stanly last night and will play at Gray Stone at 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Jordan-Matthews 7, Trinity 0

The Lady Jets (2-1, 2-0) blitzed Trinity with all seven goals in the second half in a PAC 7 match Wednesday night.

JM will play at Southwestern Randolph at 6 p.m. Monday.

Orange 1, Northwood 0

Orange defeated Northwood (1-2, 1-2) in a Big Eight match Wednesday night. Northwood will host Northern Durham at 6:30 p.m. Monday.

Pinecrest 9, Lumberton 0

The Lady Patriots (4-0, 4-0) scored six goals in the first half and ended the match early at Lumberton Wednesday night.

Keaton Clark scored four goals as Blair Rice scored a pair and Savannah Dunahay, Kate Casey and Lauren Landry scored a goal each.

Pinecrest will host Scotland at 6 p.m. Monday.


Harnett Central 9, West Johnston 1

The Lady Trojans (1-0) started out with a win at home Wednesday night.

Lauri Blackwell went 4 for 4 and scored two runs and Savannah Bain hit a home run for Harnett Central.

Harnett Central will play at Union Pines at 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Lumberton 11, Pinecrest 1

The Lady Pirates rolled to a SAC win at home Wednesday night. Pinecrest (1-3, 0-3) will host Scotland at 6 p.m. Monday.


Village Christian 6, O’Neal 5

Village Christian squared the season series with O’Neal with a win in Fayetteville Wednesday afternoon.

The Falcons (3-2, 1-1 Triangle-Triad Athletic) rallied with four runs in the seventh but came up a run shy.

O’Neal is off until a game with Fayetteville Academy April 7.

Boys tennis

Northwood 6, Orange 3

Singles — Justin Conover (O) d. Jio Sumogod 6-4, 6-4, Scott Gilliam (N) d. Brandon Gwinn 6-3, 6-1, Colin O’Hagerty (O) d. Drew Sipe 6-3, 6-2, Matteus Butler (N) d. Joseph Clark 6-0, 6-0, Nathan Pavalonis (O) d. Clay Riggsbee 6-7 (4-7), 7-6 (7-4), (10-8), Felton Burleigh (N) d. Tristan Plummer 6-1, 6-1

Doubles — Sumogod/Gilliam (N) d. Conover/O’Hagerty 8-6, Sipe/Riggsbee (N) d. Gwinn/Clark 8-6, Butler/Burleigh (N) d. Pavalonis/Brendon Kassler 8-2

The Chargers (1-2, 1-2) swept the doubles matches to top Orange Wednesday. Northwood will play at East Chapel Hill at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Harnett Central 9, Overhills 0

The Trojans (2-0) beat the Jaguars for the second time this week Wednesday afternoon. Isai Gutierrez, Francisco Urieta, Logan Stroud, Jacob Brown, Gumaro Benitez and Reagan Gray won singles matches. Gutierrez/Urieta, Stroud/Benitez and Gray/Jay Mewborn won doubles matches.

Harnett Central will play at Union Pines at 4:30 p.m. Monday. Overhills will host Terry Sanford at 1 p.m. Thursday.

Clinton 8, Triton 1

Singles — Alex Czarkowski (C) d. Lawson Godwin 6-3, 6-2, Baylee Thompson (C) d. Ellis Pope 4-6, 6-4, (12-10), Carter Brewen (C) d. Francisco Martinez 6-2, 6-2, Caleb Kennedy (C) d. Hunter Thompson 6-0, 6-1, Henry Faison (C) d. Mark Weatherwax 6-1, 6-0, Matthew Warren (C) d. Charles Loges 6-2, 6-0

Doubles — Godwin/Pope (T) d. Czarkowski/Brewen 8-6, Thompson/Kennedy (C) d. Martinez/Thompson 8-2, Faison/Trace Hall (C) d. Weatherwax/Loges 8-0

Clinton beat the Hawks (0-3) Wednesday afternoon. Triton hosted Union Pines yesterday and will play at Lee County at 4 p.m. Monday.

Research Triangle 9, Chatham Charter 0

The Lady Raptors won a CTHC match with Chatham Charter Wednesday afternoon. Chatham Charter (0-5, 0-4) will host Southern Wake at 4 p.m. Monday.