Overhills routed visiting Harnett County rival Western Harnett in its first home varsity football game of the season, 34-3, on Thursday night. “I didn’t think we did a bad job considering we practiced really twice all week and that was in the gym because of the heat,” said Overhills coach Mark Kirk. “Our passing game […]
Deshawn Lewis opened the scoring on a touchdown run for Overhills and the Jaguars never trailed in a 50-13 varsity football win at Harnett Central on Friday night. Lewis had three touchdowns for the game. After a Trojans turnover on a fumble, Overhills capitalized with its second TD. Central struck back with a 30-yard scoring […]
GREENSBORO — Asher Prince of Western Harnett won the boys shot put and discus in the NCHSAA 3-A track and field meet at N.C. A&T’s Belk Track in Greensboro on Sunday. Prince had a heave of 53 feet, 9.25 inches in the shot put and an effort of 175-7 in the discus. He has signed […]
Host Heritage scored eight runs in the first inning and went on to a 14-0 win against Overhills in the third round of the NCHSAA 4-A softball playoffs on Tuesday evening. The Jaguars (18-6) got a 2-for-2 hitting effort from junior Kiana Jones. Freshmen Maaika Dones and Elizabeth Mitchell also had hits for Overhills. Senior […]
Overhills fell behind 5-0 against visiting Enloe in the second round of the NCHSAA 4-A softball playoffs and the Jaguars trailed 11-8 going into the bottom of the eighth inning. Overhills scored four times in its final at-bat to walk off with a 12-11 win. The Jaguars (18-5), the No. 6 seed in the Eastern […]
Zavian McLean has been named Player of the Year in the Patriot Athletic 4-A/3-A Conference in boys basketball. The left-handed junior averaged 23.4 points, 5.8 rebounds, 3.1 assists and 2.5 steals for a 20-7 Jaguars team that shared the regular-season league title with Terry Sanford.
Despite 36 points from junior guard Zavian McLean, visiting Knightdale topped Overhills 73-66 on Thursday night in the second round of the NCHSAA 4-A boys basketball playoffs. The Jaguars finished 20-6. Knightdale also knocked Overhills out of the football playoffs with a 20-18 first-round win on the Jaguars’ field on Nov. 10, 2017. After Jeremyah […]
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 […]