Three outstanding players with strong supporting casts lead their respective teams into the second round of the NCHSAA basketball playoffs tonight. The Overhills boys (20-6), seeded seventh in the East 4-A, host No. 10 Knightdale (18-7) at 7 p.m. The Jaguars feature junior guard Zavian McLean, who is averaging 23.4 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.1 assists […]
Overhills will host Knightdale on Thursday night in the second round of the NCHSAA 4-A boys basketball playoffs. The Knights (18-7) hosted and defeated Pine Forest 60-42 in the first round on Tuesday night. The Jaguars (20-6) had a first-round bye.
E.E. Smith took a 67-63 win against No. 2 seed Overhills on Thursday night in the semifinals of the Patriot Athletic 4-A/3-A Conference varsity boys basketball tournament at Terry Sanford. The Jaguars were down three points with 9.2 seconds left and called time. “We set up a play and got two great looks,” said Overhills […]
The second-seeded Overhills varsity boys basketball team got 24 points from Zavian McLean, 19 from Cinque Lemon and 11 from Latrell Lloyd in a 72-64 win over visiting South View in the quarterfinals of the Patriot Athletic 4-A/3-A Conference Tournament on Tuesday night. The Jaguars (20-5) face E.E. Smith (6-17) in the semifinals at No. […]
Overhills’ varsity boys basketball team, the No. 2 seed in the Patriot Athletic 4-A/3-A Conference Tournament, will host two games in the league event Tuesday night. The Jaguars (19-5) host seventh-seeded South View (6-18) following a matchup between third-seeded Westover (19-3) and sixth-seeded E.E. Smith (5-17), which is scheduled for 6 p.m.
A second-place finish by senior Zachary Ray in the 500-meter and a third-place effort by classmate Isai’as Robinson in the 55-meter led Overhills to a tie for 10th in the team standings in the NCHSAA 4-A indoor track meet at the JDL Fast Track in Winston-Salem on Saturday (Feb. 10). Ray’s time was one minute, […]
The Overhills varsity boys basketball team beat Pine Forest 75-68 on Senior Night for the Jaguars, earning a share of the Patriot Athletic 4-A/3-A Conference regular-season championship in the process. Overhills and the Bulldogs each had 14-2 league records and both had a head-to-head win. Terry Sanford earned the No. 1 seed for the conference […]
Terry Sanford’s varsity boys basketball team took a 61-55 Patriot Athletic 4-A/3-A Conference win over visiting Overhills on Thursday night, leaving the two teams tied atop the league standings. The Jaguars slipped to 18-5 overall and 13-2 in the Patriot despite 23 points by left-handed junior guard Zavian McLean. Overhills trailed by three points at […]
The Overhills varsity boys basketball team took a 71-30 Patriot Athletic 4-A/3-A Conference win at South View on Tuesday night as left-handed junior Zavian McLean led the way with 30 points. Cinque Lemon added 10 points as the Jaguars improved to 18-4 overall and 13-1 in league play. “Our defensive pressure created a lot of […]
The Overhills varsity boys basketball team avenged its only loss in the Patriot 4-A/3-A Athletic Conference by topping visiting Westover 52-49 on Friday night. The Wolverines beat the Jaguars 67-49 at Westover on Jan. 2. “We had 29 turnovers the first game and you can’t beat anybody doing that,” said Overhills coach Tony Lewis. “We […]