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Local Preps Digest

By From staff reports
Published in Sports on October 28, 2011 1:48 PM

Boys' soccer

Rosewood 4, Ayden-Grifton 3

* LITTLEFIELD -- Tan Truong punched in two goals and Rosewood concluded regular-season play with a 4-3 victory over Ayden-Grifton in a Carolina 1-A Conference contest.

Corey Lynn and Reed Howell added one goal apiece for the Eagles.

Rosewood (6-11-1 overall, 6-2 CC) returns home Wednesday to face a wild-card opponent in the N.C. High School Athletic Association 1-A playoffs.

A game time has not been announced.

JV football

Southern Wayne 26,

C.B. Aycock 6

* DUDLEY -- A.J. Williams rushed for 101 yards and scored two touchdowns to lead Southern Wayne to a 26-6 victory over Eastern Carolina 3-A Conference foe Charles B. Aycock on Thursday night.

Xavier Pearsall provided 70 yards on the ground and a touchdown for the Saints. Brion Kornegay had 65 yards rushing and a score. Clayton Cashwell had 82 yards on the ground and Jacob Hollingsworth added a touchdown.

Matt Holland and Cashwell both recorded six tackles. Deonta Hayes and Jalen Roberts both made five stops. Gary Williams supplied three tackles and a sack.

Jay Suber led the Golden Falcons with 96 yards rushing. Quarterback Bobby Hampton was 3 for 9 passing for 44 yards. Hampton tossed a touchdown pass to Michael Eusley. Triston O'Brien finished with 13 tackles and Blake Merril had 10 tackles.

Southern Wayne finished the season 4-5 overall.

Middle schools

* Football: Spring Creek 18, Norwayne 12 -- The Gators' Sam Crocker scored the game-winning touchdown from 9 yards out with nine seconds left. Crocker also returned a kickoff 75 yards for a touchdown. Chase Fields added 5-yard touchdown run and recorded five tackles. Matt Dupuy had an intercpetion. Spring Creek concludes its season on Tuesday at Eastern Wayne.

* Soccer: Brogden 1, Mount Olive 1 -- Brogden's goal was scored by Victor Ponce. Brogden (11-0-1 overall) entertains Norwayne on Monday.

Youth sports

Neuse River Youth Football

10-Under Division I

* Rosewood 18, Eastern Wayne 12 -- The Little Eagles came up with two key fourth-down stops and reached the championship game of the NRYFL Division I playoffs. They face Mount Olive on Nov. 3 in Mount Olive.