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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Preps digest: JV, middle school news

JV sports * Volleyball: Rosewood d. North Duplin 25-14, 25-14 -- Ada Rivera contributed two kills and a dig for the Eagles (8-5, 4-2 CC). Hannah Daniels and Carrie Beckert each had a kill, an ace and a dig....

Epiphany shuts out Wayne Country Day in soccer

astevens@newsargus.com Epiphany got the one break it needed. Wayne Country Day wondered if and when good fortune would glance in its direction. Florian Vorleiter scored the game's only goal in the 63rd minute of the Falcons' 1-0 victory in Coastal...

D.H. Conley nips Saints in ECC soccer

GREENVILLE -- D.H. Conley remained unbeaten in Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A Conference play with a 2-1 triumph over Southern Wayne on Tuesday evening. Oscar Ruiz tallied the Saints' lone goal. Southern Wayne (4-2-0 overall, 1-1-0 ECC) visits South Central on Thursday....

Walnut Creek Ladies Golf news

Evelyn Rose claimed low gross during first flight play on the Walnut Creek Country Club links. Sam Gillett and Jewel Ivey secured low net and low putts, respectively. Charlotte Campbell captured low gross in second flight. Linda Cannon and Nancy...

Rosewood linksters take four-team meet at Cardinal CC

SELMA -- Rosewood compiled a team score of 145 to win a four-team match on Tuesday afternoon at Cardinal Country Club. The Eagles finished ahead of North Johnston (160) and Princeton (179). Neuse Charter did not record a team score....

WCDS nets road win over Coastal Christian

WILMINGTON -- Wayne Country Day claimed all six singles matches in an 8-1 win at Coastal Christian on Tuesday afternoon. Taylor Willman, Jennifer Potts, Ally Willman, Mollie McDonald, Meredith Roethling and Margaux Pope each supplied a singles win for the...

Greene Central routs Rocky Mount in tennis

ROCKY MOUNT -- Greene Central defeated Rocky Mount 9-0 on Tuesday afternoon. Taylar Keel, Lindsay May, MacKenzie Butts, Brycen Radford, Chasity Holloman and Caitlin Deans all contributed a singles win for the Rams. The doubles teams of Keel-Radford, May-Holloman and...

Golden Falcons shut down county foe Southern Wayne in tennis

PIKEVILLE -- Charles B. Aycock swept Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A Conference foe Southern Wayne 9-0 on Tuesday afternoon. Ashton Walker, Rachel Jackson, Casie Belom, Cassidy Coerver, Kassidy Pitchford and Megan Parrish each won their respective singles matches for the Golden Falcons....

State-ranked Warriors blitz New Bern

Third-ranked Eastern Wayne rolled past New Bern 9-0 in Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A Conference play on Tuesday afternoon. Faith Sutton, Savannah Sutton, McKenna Dove, Cameron Dove, Debbie Mitchell and Brennan Dove each recorded a singles win for the Warriors. The tandems...

Chargers drop CPIC volleyball match to Oakwood

Wayne Country Day endured a 25-21, 25-13, 25-19 loss at the hands of Coastal Plains Independent 1-A/2-A Conference foe Oakwood on Tuesday afternoon. Rachel Uzzell paced the Chargers with 10 assists. Bailee Creger provided five kills and Celeste Davis added...

Spring Creek takes out James Kenan in 3 sets

WARSAW -- Spring Creek turned back Carolina 1-A Conference opponent James Kenan 25-16, 25-17, 25-15 on Tuesday evening. The Gators' Sarah Ford handed out 13 assists to go with three kills, two aces and a block. Rachel McCollum pounded out...

Rosewood spikers sweep North Duplin

Rosewood turned back Carolina 1-A Conference opponent North Duplin 25-11, 25-15, 25-7 on Tuesday evening. The Eagles' Ellen Morgan finished with 10 kills and three digs. Anna Ingram handed out 14 assists. Emily Brock supplied eight assists. Jordan Martens had...

Dogs stay perfect on Carolina 1A volleyball scene

PRINCETON -- Two-time defending champion Princeton remained unbeaten in Carolina 1-A Conference play with a 25-3, 25-16, 25-13 sweep of Lakewood on Tuesday evening. Savanna Massengill led the Bulldogs with 10 kills. Taylor Carroll and Tori Paul each contributed seven...

Goldsboro serves up 20 aces against Kinston

GOLDSBORO -- Goldsboro snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 25-22, 25-23, 25-15 win at Eastern Carolina 2-A Conference opponent Kinston on Tuesday evening. The Cougars' Becka Pittard finished with five kills and five aces. Alexus Davis contributed five kills....

Trojan volleyball team ends 0-7 start

ELIZABETH CITY -- Nicole Karas served a career- and match-high eight aces and Mount Olive College snapped a seven-game skid with a 25-16, 25-23, 25-23 victory over in-state volleyball rival Elizabeth City State on Tuesday evening. Karas also handed...

CBA misses golden scoring chances

rhanchett@newsargus.com PIKEVILLE -- Charles B. Aycock is finding life in the Eastern Carolina 3-A/4-A Conference less than hospitable. J.H. Rose scored two goals in the second half and rallied for a 2-1 victory at Hardy Talton Stadium on Tuesday night....

Scrappy EW snaps 12-game skid in volleyball

rcoggins@newsargus.com PIKEVILLE -- Eastern Wayne figured, sooner or later, that its hard work would eventually produce a positive result on the volleyball court this season. It finally happened Tuesday afternoon. Senior setter Kendra Nash handed out 19 assists for the...