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Saturday, May 14

An even par 72 at Foxfire on Tuesday sent Logan Atkins of Midway to the NCHSAA 2-A individual championship in boys golf. ... Midway's varsity girls soccer team will play at North Johnston on Monday at 6 p.m. in the first round of the NCHSAA playoffs. ... All American...

Worley’s 3-run homer sends South softball to third round

Worley’s 3-run homer sends South softball to third round

A strong pitching performance from senior Kennedy Byrd and a three-run home run from junior Meagan Worley made the difference as No. 2 South Johnston beat visiting rival No. 18 Triton 3-1 in the second round of the NCHSAA 3-A state softball playoffs Thursday. “It’s a...

CFCA softball advances with 6-0 victory over Northeast

CFCA softball advances with 6-0 victory over Northeast

The Cape Fear Christian Academy varsity softball team advanced to the NCISAA 1-A tournament semifinals on Thursday with a 6-0 win over visiting Northeast Academy as Claire Parker pitched a 2-hitter with 10 strikeouts. The Eagles (16-4), the top seed in the tournament,...

Eagles take baseball, girls soccer playoff wins

Eagles take baseball, girls soccer playoff wins

Host Cape Fear Christian Academy moved on in the NCISAA 1-A playoffs with a 17-7 baseball win over Lee Christian on Tuesday and a 9-0 girls soccer victory over Lee Christian. CFCA (10-6) plays at Oakwood (3-9) in the second round of the baseball playoffs on Thursday...

Raiders advance with diamond shutouts

Raiders advance with diamond shutouts

Midway opened the NCHSAA 2-A state playoffs with a pair of shutout wins at home in varsity baseball and softball Tuesday night. The fifth-seeded baseball team took down Southeastern Athletic 2-A Conference and Sampson County rival No. 28 Clinton and the ninth-seeded...

Triton duo signs with N.C. Wesleyan

Triton duo signs with N.C. Wesleyan

Offensive linemen Jayden Giles and Karon Kirk of Triton have signed to play college football at North Carolina Wesleyan. The duo helped the Hawks to 2,691 yards of total offense in 2021 as Triton went 4-3 in the All American Conference and won the Harnett County...

Eagles take SAC tournament in eight innings at Freedom

Eagles take SAC tournament in eight innings at Freedom

Cape Fear Christian Academy's varsity softball team topped host Freedom Christian, 4-3, in eight innings Friday for the Sandhills Athletic Conference tournament championship. The teams tied for the regular-season championship, but the Patriots won a coin flip for top...

Hawks win AAC baseball tournament, 1-0, on Bennett’s homer

Hawks win AAC baseball tournament, 1-0, on Bennett’s homer

Freshman Isaac Bennett hit a home run in the second inning and Triton pitchers Hayden Pope and Wyatt Avery combined for a shutout as the Hawks topped host Terry Sanford, 1-0, on Thursday night for the All American Conference baseball tournament championship. Pope...

Harnett Central wins AAC softball tournament

Harnett Central wins AAC softball tournament

Western Harnett rallied to tie the score in the top of the seventh inning, but top-seeded Harnett Central won 7-6 on a walk off base hit from sophomore Ella Mangum that drove in freshman Lauren Faulkner in the bottom of the seventh in the championship game of the All...

Saturday, May 7

Cape Fear Christian Academy has its annual Isaiah 40:31 five-kilometer run this morning. ... Campbell led its Big South Conference baseball game at Winthrop, 13-8, when play was suspended in the top of the eighth inning on Friday. ... East Carolina pitcher C.J. Mayhue...

Alphin, big innings send CFCA to SAC final

Alphin, big innings send CFCA to SAC final

Freshman Landon Alphin pitched five and one-third innings of no-hit baseball with 14 strikeouts as the Cape Fear Christian Academy varsity moved into the Sandhills Athletic Conference championship game with an 8-2 win over visiting Fayetteville Christian on Thursday....

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