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Friday, October 11, 2013

Allen expected to take over as Saints' QB

rcoggins@newsargus.com DUDLEY -- Southern Wayne may lack depth due to having a limited number of players in uniform. But it's a good thing the Saints have a stable of running backs, including Tyaire Allen, who will more than likely step...

Rosewood linksters prevail at Cardinal CC

SELMA -- Rosewood compiled a team score of 150 to claim a three-team meet at Cardinal Country Club on Thursday. North Johnston finished in second place and Princeton was third. Lindsey Burton led the Eagles with a nine-hole round of...

Hawks slip past Chargers in ECC 2A soccer

AYDEN -- Mike Bednarz scored the go-ahead goal with 12 minutes left and North Lenoir hung on for a 3-2 win over Eastern Carolina 2-A Conference opponent Ayden-Grifton on Thursday evening. The Chargers took a 1-0 lead in the seventh...

Princeton falls to Hobbton

NEWTON GROVE -- Hobbton handed Princeton an 8-0 loss on the Carolina 1-A Conference boys' conference scene Thursday. The Bulldogs (12-2 overall, 2-7 CC) play host to Lakewood on Monday....

Rampants edge Golden Falcons 3-2 in ECC 3A/4A soccer

GREENVILLE -- Charles B. Aycock tried to rally from a 3-1 halftime deficit, but came up short in a 3-2 loss on Thursday night at J.H. Rose. Collin Zacharzuk and Chris Grieve both scored for the Golden Falcons. Aycock (6-7-1...

Epiphany spikers shut down Wayne Country Day

NEW BERN -- Wayne Country Day endured a 25-10, 25-11, 25-11 loss at Coastal Plains Independent 1-A/2-A Conference foe Epiphany on Thursday. Stephanie Schappell led the Chargers with seven digs. Rachel Uzzell had five assists and Bailee Creger added four...

North Lenoir cruises past Goldsboro in ECC 2A volleyball

North Lenoir turned back Goldsboro 25-6, 25-15, 25-11 in an Eastern Carolina 2-A Conference match Thursday. The Hawks' Sydnee Hudson distributed 18 assists and Dani Moulton had 10 kills and two blocks. May Parks supplied six kills and four digs....

Princeton knocks off Lakewood

SALEMBURG -- Carolina 1-A Conference regular-season champion Princeton continued its unbeaten streak against league opposition with a 25-17, 25-17, 25-15 win at Lakewood on Thursday evening. Savanna Massengill led the Bulldogs with 13 kills and four blocks. Charley Cox distributed...

Rosewood sweeps North Duplin on volleyball court

CALYPSO -- Rosewood completed its regular season with a 25-10, 25-15, 25-12 win at North Duplin on Thursday evening. The Eagles' Ellen Morgan pounded out 15 kills to go with two aces, two blocks and two digs. Anna Ingram supplied...

Rain forces cancellation of ECC 3A tennis tournament

PIKEVILLE -- Overnight right prompted athletics directors from Eastern Wayne, Charles B. Aycock and Southern Wayne to cancel the 3-A portion of the Eastern Carolina Conference tennis tournament. The group elected to send the tournament's top two singles and top...

Preps digest: JV, middle school news

JV sports * Football: Greene Central 44, Ayden-Grifton 6 -- Brandon Hunt scored three touchdowns for the Rams. Khalil Williams, Dana Lanier and Montavious Battle each added a touchdown. Greene Central (5-0 overall, 1-0 Eastern Carolina 2-A) visits North...

Goldsboro reflects on back-to-back losses

astevens@newsargus.com Goldsboro's recent two-game losing streak gave it a chance to look at itself in the mirror and also the comfort of knowing its most-talented opponents are in the rear-view mirror. The Cougars lost 24-0 to Jacksonville Northside at home...

EW volleyball sweeps regular-season series against CBA

rhanchett@newsargus.com Eastern Wayne's overall record may not overwhelm the casual volleyball fan. The Warriors have just three wins on the season. But a closer look reveals that those three victories have come at the right time and all in the...

Conley scores in last 15 seconds, hands Saints 1-0 loss

astevens@newsargus.com DUDLEY -- For 79 minutes and 45 seconds, Southern Wayne and D.H. Conley were as even as they could be on the soccer field Thursday evening. The Saints would love to have those final 15 seconds back after Nate...