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Sunday, February 25

Triton (20-7) will host Rose (15-10) in the first round of the NCHSAA 3-A boys basketball playoffs on Tuesday at 6 p.m. Other first round boys matchups include Hoke at Overhills, and Midway at Martin County, ... First round girls contests include Triton at First...

Saturday, February 24

Host Westover (25-1) took a 73-50 win over Triton (20-7) on Friday night for the varsity boys basketball tournament championship in the All American Conference as Romello Pegues scored 12 points for the Hawks and Brandon Surles added 11. ... Dalen Thompson (Triton)...

Triton

Cowan’s late bucket lifts Hawks over Overhills

Cowan’s late bucket lifts Hawks over Overhills

J.J. Cowan scored on an assist from Brandion Surles on an inbounds play with 1.6 seconds left to lift the Triton varsity boys basketball team to a 45-43 All American Conference win over visiting Overhills on Thursday night. "Our defense was a little better," said...

Midway

Midway takes varsity hoops matchups with Dark Horses

Midway takes varsity hoops matchups with Dark Horses

Midway took a varsity basketball sweep over visiting Clinton on Friday night as the Lady Raiders prevailed, 51-45, before the Midway boys topped the Dark Horses, 56-44. The Raider boys improved to 12-7 overall and 3-5 in the Southeastern 2-A Conference going into a...

Raiders top Lakewood with second half surge

Raiders top Lakewood with second half surge

An early third quarter surge lifted Midway’s varsity football team to a 32-26 win over visiting Sampson County rival Lakewood on Friday night. “We outplayed them in the first half,” said Midway coach Kyle Stevens. “We just dropped the ball, tipped them an...

Results / Schedule

Sunday, February 18
College Baseball
Campbell 7, Cal Santa Barbara 3
College Basketball
Campbell women 57, William & Mary 46

Monday, February 19
High School Basketball
Carolina Conference Tournament
Hobbton girls at Lakewood, 5 p.m.
Quad County Conference Tournament
C.B. Aycock 66, S. Johnston 40
Southeastern Conference Tournament
Red Springs girls 36, Midway 34
Midway boys 63, Clinton 41

Tuesday, February 20
College Baseball
Campbell 7, East Carolina 6.
High School Basketball
All American Tournament
Boys at Triton
Overhills 63, Terry Sanford 55
Triton 59, Harnett Central 40
Boys at Westover
Pine Forest 57, E.E. Smith 49
Westover 77, Western Harnett 25
Girls at Terry Sanford
Overhills 60, Pine Forest 46
Terry Sanford 72, Harnett Central 28
Girls at E.E. Smith
Westover 58, Triton 37
E.E. Smith 80, W Harnet 10
Carolina Conference Tournament
Neuse Charter boys 66, Hobbton 62
Quad County Conference Tournament
S. Johnston girls 50,  S. Wayne 31
High School Softball
CFCA 9, Fayetteville Christian 5

Wednesday, February 21
High School Basketball
All American Conference Tournament
Boys Semifinals at Westover
Triton 84, Overhills 62
Girls Semifinals at Terry Sanford
Terry Sanford 61, Overhills 35
Southeastern Tournament at Fairmont
West Bladen boys 47, Midway 33

Thursday, February 22
College Basketball
Hampton men 72, Campbell 68
High School Basketball
Quad County Tournament
Fike girls 42, South Johnston 28

Friday, February 23
College Baseball
Campbell, 8, Ohio 2
High School Basketball
All American Championship
Westover boys 73, Triton 50

Saturday, February 24
College Baseball
Campbell 14, Ohio 12

Sunday, February 25
College Baseball
Ohio at Campbell, 1 p.m.
College Basketball
Hofstra women at Campbell, 2 p.m.

Cape Fear
Christian Academy

Brock scores 35 in last home game as Eagles advance in 1-A playoffs

Brock scores 35 in last home game as Eagles advance in 1-A playoffs

Zeke Brock scored 35 points with 13 assists as the Cape Fear Christian Academy varsity boys basketball team never trailed in a 76-58 win over visiting Lawrence Academy on Thursday night in the second round of the NCISAA 1-A playoffs. The seventh-seeded Eagles (12-12)...

Central

Harnett Central back … and moving on with 42-30 win

Harnett Central back … and moving on with 42-30 win

In the postseason for the first time since 2011 and hosting a playoff game for the first time since 2009, 11th-seeded Harnett Central’s varsity football team took advantage of takeaways to beat No. 22 West Carteret, 42-30, in the first round of the NCHSAA 3-A playoffs...

South

Trojans bounce back for 28-14 triumph at Triton

Trojans bounce back for 28-14 triumph at Triton

One week after suffering a narrow loss at home against Princeton, South Johnston’s varsity football team rebounded with a 28-14 win at rival Triton Friday. “We knew we had something special with this senior group,” said South Johnston coach Lee Webb. “I call them my...

South softball tops Triton with timely hitting

South softball tops Triton with timely hitting

Timely hitting led South Johnston’s varsity softball team to a 5-1 win over visiting nonconference rival Triton on Thursday night. “I think scoring with two outs was kind of big,” said South Johnston coach Ashley Ennis. “Lannah (Price) did a good at the plate and on...

News & Features

Coats-Erwin boys capture conference championship

Coats-Erwin boys capture conference championship

The Coats-Erwin Middle School boys basketball team won the Lee-Harnett Conference championship with an 11-1 record. Brandon Shwaikeh was head coach of the Falcons and he was assisted by LaQuan McKoy.

Braxton Harris era begins for Campbell football

Braxton Harris era begins for Campbell football

BUIES CREEK — Braxton Harris was formally introduced as head football coach Thursday in the lobby of the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center. A packed audience filled with Campbell administration, coaches, faculty, staff, supporters, community members and media heard...

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