Wheatmore, Wesleyan, Bishop net soccer wins
WHEATMORE 3, PROVIDENCE GROVE 1
CLIMAX — Helen Moffitt scored two goals as Wheatmore downed Providence Grove 3-1 in PAC-6 2A action on Friday.
Lauren Whitaker added a goal for the Warriors (2-9-1, 2-1-1). Hailey Williams served in goal for Wheatmore, which is off this coming week for spring break.
WESLEYAN 5, CALVARY BAPTIST 0
WINSTON-SALEM — Savannah Hyder scored two goals and Timber Powell dished two assists as Wesleyan Christian Academy blanked Calvary Baptist 5-0 on Friday night.
Montana Heinbach, Madison Edwards and Melanie Vidovich added one goal each for the Trojans (8-2). Baylie Fuller and Edwards each tallied an assist.
Welseyan’s Ashleigh Kelley (four saves) and Regan Williams (one save) handled the goalkeeping chores.
BISHOP MCGUINNESS 11, ATKINS 0
KERNERSVILLE — Bishop McGuinness rolled past Atkins for an 11-0 Northwest 1A/2A Conference victory on Friday night.
Lauren Andrysick, Julia Brown and Caroline Rose netted two goals apiece for the Villains (6-4-3, 5-0-0). Regina Koesters, Kally Saffer, Samantha Walsh, Carrissa Hughes and Samantha Ulianna added a goal each for Bishop, while Samantha Walsh, Andrysick, Brown and Regina Koesters had two assists each. Kally Saffer, Davis Temple and Erin O’Rourke had one assist apiece. Kim Molen made one save in goal for Bishop.
Atkins fell to 2-7-0, 1-2-0.
CAROLINA FRIENDS 1, WESTCHESTER 0
HIGH POINT — Carolina Friends edged Westchester Country Day School 1-0 in TAC 2A action on Friday.
The Wildcats moved to 1-9, 1-8 and travel to Trinity School of Durham on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.
WESTCHESTER SWEEPS DOUBLEHEADER
DURHAM — Westchester Country Day School took two games from Trinity School of Durham on Friday.
The Wildcats won the opener 5-1, then captured Game 2 8-2 to improve to 8-6 on the season.
Westchester’s Troy Polen got the win in Game 1. He pitched six innings with six strikeouts, three hits and one earned run. Donnie Sellers struck out the side in a perfect seventh to seal the deal.
Polen finished 2 for 4 with a double and RBI, while Sellers went 2 for 4 with two doubles and Adam Kirkman was 2 for 4 with a double and RBI.
In Game 2, freshman Luke Ledford made his first career varsity hit a two-run single in the sixth inning to spark the Wildcats.
Tyrese Hearst tossed the first three innings to get the win, allowing two hits and one earned run.
Kirkman worked three perfect frames with five strikeouts and Sellers fanned three in a perfect seventh.
Nate Blakeney went 2 for 4 with an RBI for Westchester, while Sellers was 3 for 3 with an RBI.
Westchester plays host to Salem Baptist for a doubleheader on Tuesday. Game 1 starts at 4 p.m.
WESLEYAN 5, NORTH DAVIDSON 2
HIGH POINT — Ryan Clinch and Lane Kowalski delivered two-run doubles to highlight a five-run second inning as Wesleyan Christian Academy topped North Davidson 5-2 in nonconference action on Friday.
Justin Olczak tossed five innings to get the win for the Trojans (9-3), striking out five and walking none while allowing three hits. Kowlaski worked the final two innings to notch the save.
Beau Myers went 2 for 2 for Wesleyan, which plays four games in a prestigious event in South Carolina next week.
EAST SURRY 4, BISHOP MCGUINNESS 1
KERNERSVILLE — Undefeated East Surry topped Bishop McGuinness 4-1 in Northwest 1A/2A Conference action on Friday night.
The Cardinals improved to 15-0, 7-0. The Villains fell to 9-5, 4-3.
Josh Claus took the loss for Bishop. Stuart Spiers went 1 for 3 with an RBI for the Villains, while Nick Castellano was 2 for 3 and Will Kamnick was 3 for 4.
Bishop plays host to Mount Airy on Monday at 4:30 p.m.
TRINITY 3, EASTERN RANDOLPH 2
RAMSEUR — Junior Bryce Lance starred on the mound and at the plate as Trinity nipped Eastern Randolph 3-2 in Mid-Piedmont 3A Conference action on Friday night.
Lance struck out 11 in a complete-game four-hitter with one earned run for the Bulldogs (7-11, 5-1). He also went 2 for 3 with two RBIs. Matt Stanley was 1 for 2 with a sacrifice fly RBI.
Trinity plays Eden Morehead on Monday at 5:30 p.m. at McCrary Park in Asheboro.
HICKORY GROVE 4, HPCA 3
WALLBURG — Hickory Grove Christian edged High Point Christian Academy 4-3 at Wallburg Baptist Church on Friday night.
Austen Coats went 2 for 2 with an RBI and run scored for the Cougars (12-1).
EAST DAVIDSON 10, SALISBURY 0 (5 INNINGS)
THOMASVILLE — East Davidson blanked Salisbury 10-0 in five innings in Central Carolina 2A Conference action on Friday night.
Bre Carroll got the win for the Golden Eagles, striking out three with no walks in three innings. Brooke Walser closed the game, striking out two and allowing one hit in two innings.
East’s Sydney Bowles went 1 for 2 with a two-run home run and a walk. Brooke Walser finished 2 for 3.
GLENN 10, RAGSDALE 4
KERNERSVILLE — Karen Foley went 3 for 4 with a homer, triple, five RBIs and two runs as Glenn bashed Ragsdale 10-4 in Piedmont Triad 4A Conference action on Friday night.
Kailey Swaim finished 2 for 3 with a triple, two runs and an RBI for the Bobcats (7-3, 4-1). Haley Key and Bre Murphy each went 1 for 1 with a run for Glenn.
For the Tigers (1-10, 0-6), Abby Jones went 1 for 2 and Ashley Carake was 1 for 3 with a run.
Foley got the win. Carake took the loss.
RANDLEMAN 7, WHEATMORE 1
RANDLEMAN — Randleman downed Wheatmore 7-1 in PAC-6 2A action on Friday night.
Noelle Butler took the loss for the Warriors (9-3, 4-2), working the first 3 1/3 innings. Davey Albertson went 3 for 3 with a double and RBI for Wheatmore, while Jordan Myers was 1 for 4 with a double and Katie Kennedy was 2 for 4.
Wheatmore plays two games in an Eastern weekend event at Southern Alamance next Saturday. The Warriors play Western Alamance at 9:45 a.m. and Graham at 3 p.m.
SW GUILFORD 14, HP CENTRAL 3 (5 INNINGS)
HIGH POINT — Erin Thompson lashed three singles and a triple, drove in five runs and scored four to help Southwest Guilford down High Point Central 14-3 on Thursday in a “Multiple Sclerosis awareness’ game that was in honor of her mother, who died of the disease before the season started.
Thompson got plenty of support in the game that was stopped after five innings because of the mercy rule.
Casey Millen cracked two doubles and a singles, had two RBIs and scored four runs. Julia Goodwin was 2 for 3 with an RBI and a run. Bri Adkins went 2 for 3 with two RBIs and a run scored, and Jenny Davis was 2 for 4 with an RBi and two runs scored.
Goodwin picked up the win, going all five innings as she struck out six and walked one. Southwest improved to 9-5, 4-2 Piedmont Triad 4A.
WHEATMORE 14, WEST DAVIDSON 1
TRINITY — Nicole Hunter clouted a grand slam to help Wheatmore roll to a 14-1 win over visiting West Davidson on Thursday. The nonconference game was stopped in the fifth inning because of the mercy rule.
Other leading hitters for the Warriors were Jordan Myers (3 for 3, one RBI), Davey Albertson (3 for 3), Katie Kennedy (2 for 2, two RBIs) and Jessica Myers (2 for 4 with two RBIs).
Margan Halo, who struck out five, was the winning pitcher.
SOUTHERN GUILFORD 1, LEDFORD 0
SUMNER — Southern Guilford scored the game’s only run in the third to edge Ledford 1-0 on Thursday in Mid-Piedmont 3A action.
Taylor Sugg was the winning pitcher as the Panthers managed just five hits. Evan Edwards and Ryan Caveness hit doubles that were among the Storms’ six hits.
Michael Horrell had two hits for Ledford while Austin Stilley, Adam Teague and Chaz Shields had one each. Horrell also took the loss on the mound.
WHEATMORE 5, E. RANDOLPH 4
TRINITY — Wheatmore outlasted Eastern Randolph 5-4 on Thursday.
The Warriors opened a 5-1 lead in the first three innings then held on as ER scored three runs in the seventh.
Danny Turnbull struck out 10 as he went the distance on the mound for Wheatmore. Tyler Stephens was 1 for 2 with an RBI.
AT HEMLOCK GOLF CLUB
WALNUT COVE — Bishop McGuinness registered the top four scores in winning a Northwest 1A Conference match Thursday at Hemlock Golf Club.
Tanner Owen, Reilly Erhardt and Zach Shields each shot 34 to tie for medalist honors while Kevin Sowinski added a 36 as the Villains posted a 138 total.
East Surry was second at 153, Mount Airy third at 171, North Stokes fourth at 182, Atkins fifth at 194 and Walkertown sixth at 230.
BISHOP 8, WALKERTOWN 1
KERNERSVILLE – Bishop McGuinness won all but one doubles match and breezed to an 8-1 Northwest 1A Conference victory over Walkertown on Thursday.
Sam McLaughtry, Ben Jandzinski, Andrew Balogh, Lance Dittrich, Alex Bissell and Adam Chinnasam swept the singles matches for the Villains, who got doubles victories from Jonathan Ingram/Will Shannon and Jessie Russell/Max Kreber.
LEDFORD 2, WESTERN GUILFORD 2
WALLBURG — Tori Farlow and Kelli Hooker scored for Ledford in a 2-2 tie with Western Guilford on Thursday.
Ashlynn Mann had nine saves for the Panthers.