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Thursday, October 4, 2012

Preps digest: Middle school sports

Middle schools * Volleyball: Parrott Academy d. Wayne Country Day 25-14, 25-8; 18-25, 25-9, 25-10 -- Wayne Country day dropped a pair of volleyball matches to Arendell-Parrott Academy on Wednesday afternoon. Olivia Dively led the Chargers with eight kills...

South Johnston escapes C.B. Aycock in overtime

PIKEVILLE -- Charles B. Aycock's playoff hopes were already slim. After Wednesday night, the Golden Falcons' dreams of making the postseason are on life support. Jose Correa and Gorge Munoz each scored in overtime and South Johnston escaped with a...

Panthers' 'D' on shaky ground

A coach once told me, "when a sponge is squeezed what is in it comes out." With a win against the unbeaten Atlanta Falcons hanging in the balance last Sunday, the Carolina Panthers' true colors came out. Rather than attempt...

Golden Falcons fare well in ECC cross country meet

PIKEVILLE -- Charles B. Aycock dominated both the boys' and girls' races in a three-team, Eastern Carolina 3-A Conference cross country meet Wednesday afternoon. Charles B. Aycock won the boys' race with 18 points. North Lenoir was second as team...

Princeton sweeps Goldsboro

PRINCETON -- Princeton defeated Goldsboro 25-6, 25-8, 25-18 in its annual "Digging for a Cure" contest on Wednesday night. Amber Hill led the Bulldogs with nine kills and five service aces. Savanna Massengill added seven kills and five blocks. Jasmine...

Greene Central dumps SWE

SNOW HILL -- Greene Central jumped out to an early lead and never trailed in a 4-1 win over Eastern Plains 2-A Conference foe SouthWest Edgecombe on Wednesday night. Eustachio Rubio led the Rams' offense with two goals. Hugo Sanchez...

North Lenoir thumps Triton

La GRANGE -- North Lenoir boosted its playoff hopes with a 4-1 win over Eastern Carolina 3-A Conference rival Triton on Wednesday night. Justin Shimer, Michael Allred, Oscar Avila and Doerico Sutton each finished with one goal for the Hawks....

Gators collect road shutout

PRINCETON -- Spring Creek scored early and often in a 5-0 win over Carolina 1-A Conference opponent Princeton on Wednesday afternoon. Otto Binar tallied three goals and an assist for the Gators. David Vega added one goal and one assist...

Rosewood soccerstays unbeaten in conference play

AYDEN -- Rosewood scored two goals in the second half and rallied past Carolina 1-A Conference foe Ayden-Grifton 3-1 on Wednesday night. Dee Mabry led the Rosewood offense with a goal and an assist. Thanh Truong and Marquel Almontser each...

Trojans take pair from in-state foe

MOUNT OLIVE -- Alex Bosch notched the eventual game-winning goal and Mount Olive College rallied past in-state foe Chowan University, 4-3, at Amon Field on Wednesday afternoon. The Braves (2-8-0 overall) grabbed a 1-0 lead and kept the advantage...

Cleveland doubles up Southern Wayne

DUDLEY -- Cleveland never backed down. Southern Wayne let an early lead get away and suffered a 2-1 loss on the Eastern Carolina 3-A Conference soccer scene Wednesday night. The Rams remained unbeaten in league play. "Cleveland is a good...