Ragsdale, Southwest net soccer victories

Apr. 29, 2014 @ 11:18 PM

SOCCER

RAGSDALE 2, NW GUILFORD 0
GREENSBORO – Lindsay Kubrick scored a goal and dished an assist as Ragsdale blanked Northwest Guilford 2-0 on Tuesday night.
Lauren Whitaker added a goal for the Tigers, while Emily Pfister had an assist. Erin Rhine made five saves to record the shutout.

SW GUILFORD 4, GLENN 1
HIGH POINT – Southwest Guilford netted three second-half goals en route to a 4-1 Piedmont Triad 4A Conference win over Glenn on Tuesday night.
Mckayla Green, Courtney CasterlineDemi Hackney and Megan Shina scored for the Cowgirls (8-2-5, 5-1-1). Loren Sterling made five saves in goal for Southwest, which plays at East Forsyth on Thursday.

BASEBALL

HP CENTRAL 16, GLENN 7
KERNERSVILLE – Trevor Gay and Kennedy Hardy homered to help High Point Central pound Glenn 16-7 in Piedmont Triad 4A Conference action on Tuesday night.
Gay finished 2 for 5 with a homer and two RBIs, while Hardy went 2 for 4 with a double, homer and three RBIs for the Bison (14-7, 5-4). Luke Beane went 3 for 5 with a double, three runs and an RBI for Central, while Riley Anderson was 2 for 4 with a double and three RBIs, Drew Alwine was 2 for 4 with a double and four RBIs and Alex Burnett was 2 for 5.
Central plays host to Southwest Guilford on Thursday at 6 p.m.

NW GUILFORD 2, SW GUILFORD 1
HIGH POINT – Northwest Guilford held off Southwest Guilford for a 2-1 Piedmont Triad 4A Conference win on Tuesday night.
Colson Everett pitched 5 ⅔ innings to get the win for the Vikings (18-4, 8-1), striking out six. Jesse Juday struck out one in 1 ⅓ innings for the save.
Zach Saylor tossed a complete-game six-hitter with five strikeouts for the Cowboys (9-11, 2-7).
Southwest’s Alex Verouden went 1 for 3 with a triple and RBI, while Saylor finished 2 for 3.
Southwest plays host to Western Guilford Wednesday at 5 p.m.

WHEATMORE 15, T.W. ANDREWS 4 (6 INNINGS)
HIGH POINT –  Hunter Sheets went 3 for 4 with two triples and four RBIs as Wheatmore topped T.W. Andrews 15-4 in six innings in PAC-6 2A action on Tuesday night.
Zack Lax finished 2 for 3 with two runs for the Warriors (7-15, 4-5), while Danny Turnbull went 3 for 4 with two runs and two RBIs. Winning pitcher Tyler Stevens was 2 for 4 with a run and an RBI.
Wheatmore visits Eastern Randolph on Friday at 7 p.m.

HPCA 12, CALVARY BAPTIST 0 (5 INNINGS)
WINSTON-SALEM – High Point Christian Academy cruised past Calvary Baptist for a 12-0 PACIS victory in five innings on Tuesday.
Ben White relieved and pitched two innings to get the win for the Cougars (18-6, 7-2). Hansen Butler worked the first two innings and Levi Gesell pitched the fifth. The trio combined for 10 strikeouts in a one-hitter.
Levi Gesell went 3 for 4 with three RBIs and three runs, while Brian Young finished 3 for 4 with a double and three RBIs, Zach McLean was 2 for 4 with four RBIs and two runs, Dylan Wilkinson was 2 for 3 with a double and two runs, and Austin Henley was 1 for 2 with a two-run double.
HPCA plays host to Calvary Baptist on Thursday at 4:30 p.m.

SOFTBALL

WHEATMORE 16, T.W. ANDREWS 0 (3 INNINGS)
TRINITY – Noelle Butler tossed a three-inning perfect game with six strikeouts as Wheatmore defeated T.W. Andrews 16-0 in PAC-6 2A action on Tuesday.
Sydney Peel finished 2 for 2 with a homer and five RBIs for the Warriors (13-3, 7-2), while Morgan Halo went 3 for 3 with a triple, double and four RBIs. Nicole Hunter was 2 for 2 with a homer and two RBIs and Kaitlin Stevenson was 1 for 2 with a double and RBI.
Wheatmore plays host to Eastern Randolph on Friday at 7 p.m.

HPCA 14, CALVARY BAPTIST 0 (5 INNINGS)
HIGH POINT – Ashlyn Kennedy struck out eight in a five-inning no-hitter as High Point Christian Academy rolled past Calvary Baptist Day 14-0 on Tuesday.
Seven runs in the first three innings allowed HPCA to put the game away early.
RBI singles by Sloane McPeak, Maddie Faulkner, Kirstin Hart, and Austen Coats sparked the Cougars.
Hart racked up two RBIs on three hits for HPCA (13-7), which plays host to the Cannon School on Thursday.

TENNIS

BISHOP MCGUINNESS 9, NORTH STANLY 0
WINSTON-SALEM – Bishop McGuinness blanked North Stanly 9-0 in the first round of the NCHSAA 1A dual-team playoffs at Wake Forest on Tuesday night.
Sam McLaughry, Ben Jandzinski, Zack Jones, Jonathan Ingram, Andrew Balogh and Will Shannon won in singles for the Villains (11-1), top seed from the Northwest Conference.
McLaughry/Jones, Balogh/Adam Chinnasami and Alek Bissell/Lance Dittrich prevailed in doubles.
Bishop advances to Tuesday’s second-round match against the Elkin-South Stanly winner. Site and time are to be determined.

R.J. REYNOLDS 5, HP CENTRAL 1
WINSTON-SALEM – State power R.J. Reynolds defeated High Point Central 5-1 in the first round of the NCHSAA 4A dual-team playoffs on Tuesday.
Cole Stoffel won at No. 6 singles for the Bison, who close the dual-team campaign with a 12-4 record.
Central has qualified two doubles teams and one singles player for the individual regionals, which run Friday-Saturday at Page.
Sam Utley-Carter Gay made it at No. 1 doubles, while Matt Amos-Clayton Howell qualified at No. 3 doubles. Robert Tutton advanced at No. 4 singles.

HPCA 8, CALVARY BAPTIST 1
HIGH POINT – Sam Parlier led a string of singles winners as High Point Christian Academy rolled past Calvary Baptist 8-1 in a match moved to Oak Hollow’s indoor courts due to the threat of inclement weather on Tuesday.
David Leonard, Zach Davis, Corbin Carroll, Carter Grice and Austin Perryman also won in singles for the Cougars (6-4, 5-3 PACIS). Parlier-Davis and Leonard-Carroll prevailed in doubles.
HPCA plays Greensboro Day School on Thursday at 4 p.m. The match is technically a home match for the Cougars, but will be played at GDS.

LACROSSE

NW GUILFORD GIRLS 16, RAGSDALE 10
HIGH POINT – Second-seeded Northwest Guilford’s girls downed Ragsdale 16-10 in the semifinals of the Piedmont Triad 4A Conference tournament at High Point Athletic Complex on Tuesday night.
The Vikings play top-seeded East Forsyth for the crown on Friday at 5:30 p.m.

EAST FORSYTH GIRLS 22, SW GUILFORD 1
HIGH POINT – Top-seeded East Forsyth’s girls downed Southwest Guilford 22-1 in the Piedmont Triad 4A Conference tournament semifinals at High Point Athletic Complex on Tuesday night.
The Eagles play second-seeded Northwest Guilford for the title on Friday at 5:30 p.m.

LATE MONDAY

BASEBALL

LEDFORD 4, ASHEBORO 3 (8 INNINGS)
ASHEBORO – Ledford outlasted Asheboro for a 4-3 Mid-Piedmont 3A Conference victory late Monday night.
The Panthers improved to 12-6, 7-4 and maintained their grip on second place in the league with one conference game to play.
Michael Horrell (5-2) got the win, allowing 10 hits, five runs, four strikeouts and three walks in 7 ⅓ innings.
Bubba White got the save, recording the final two outs with one strikeout.
For Ledford, Dalton Harris went 2 for 3 with a run and RBI, while Tebo White finished 2 for 4 with a run, Austin Stilley was 1 for 3 with two runs, Horrell was 1 for 3 with an RBI and Connor Peacock was 1 for 5 with a double.
Ledford scored four runs in the top of the eighth before allowing Asheboro to score three runs in the bottom of the frame. The Blue Comets stranded runners on first and second to end the game.
Ledford plays host to Southwestern Randolph on Thursday at 7.

WEST DAVIDSON 7, EAST DAVIDSON 1
TYRO –  Justin Freeman threw a three-hitter with 12 strikeouts as West Davidson topped East Davidson 7-1 in Central Carolina 2A Conference action on Monday night.
The Green Dragons improved to 13-7, 8-1. The Golden Eagles fell to 14-5, 8-1.
Freeman ran his record to 5-2.
For East, Ryan McIntire (4-3) took the loss and also went 1 for 3 with a double and RBI.
West’s Graham Shoaf was 2 for 3 and Zach Queen was 1 for 2 with a double and two RBIs.
West visits East on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

PROVIDENCE GROVE 7, WHEATMORE 5 (8 INNINGS)
TRINITY — Providence Grove slipped past Wheatmore for a 7-5 PAC-6 2A victory in eight innings on Monday night.
Zach Lax went 2 for 4 with a run for the Warriors (6-14).

SOFTBALL

LEDFORD 12, ASHEBORO 1 (6 INNINGS)
WALLBURG – Ledford celebrated Senior Night in style, pounding Asheboro 12-1 in six innings on Monday.
Panther seniors Erin Crotts, Mary Davis, Jessie Hayworth and Madison Tinkle were honored.
Megan Hayworth pitched a three-hitter with 2 K’s in five innings. Davis worked a hitless sixth for the Panthers (16-3, 11-0 MPC 3A).
Jessie Hayworth was 3 for 3 with two doubles and two RBIs, while Megan Hayworth was 3 for 4 with an RBI, Brinley Irvin was 2 for 3 with an RBI, Destiny DeBerry was 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs, Crotts was 2 for 4 with an RBI, Mackenzie Cranford was 2 for 4 with an RBI and Bayleigh Griffith was 1 for 3 with a double and two RBIs.
Ledford visits North Davidson on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

EAST DAVIDSON 11, WEST DAVIDSON 1 (5 INNINGS)
THOMASVILLE — East Davidson downed West Davidson 11-1 in five innings on Monday night.
Bailey Jones went 3 for 4 with two doubles and five RBIs for the Golden Eagles, while Brooklyn Hopkins finished 3 for 4 with a double and Selena Metcalf was 2 for 3 with a double and sac fly. East’s Andrea Grant went 2 for 4 with an RBI, while Bayley Plummer was 2 for 3 with an RBI.
East’s Brooke Walser got the win on the mound. East plays at Lexington on Tuesday at 5 p.m.

WHEATMORE 6, PROVIDENCE GROVE 3
CLIMAX – Davey Albertson went 1 for 3 and drove in two runs to help Wheatmore outlast host Providence Grove 6-3 in PAC-6 2A action on Monday.
Nicole Hunter went 2 for 4 with an RBI for the Warriors while her teammate Morgan Halo was 2 for 4 with an RBI and was also the winning pitcher.
Wheatmore (12-3, 6-2 PAC-6) plays host to T.W. Andrews on Tuesday.

SOCCER

WESLEYAN 5, HPCA 1
HIGH POINT – Caylin Prillaman and Montana Heinbach netted two goals each as Wesleyan Christian Academy defeated High Point Christian Academy 5-1 in PACIS action on Monday night.
Savannah Hyder tallied a goal for the Trojans (11-2), while Baylie Fuller, Katlyn Russell, Prillaman and Hyder had an assist apiece. Ashleigh Kelley (three saves) and Regan Williams (two saves) split time in goal for Wesleyan.
HPCA’s Nadia Threatt scored a goal.
Wesleyan visits Greensboro Day School Tuesday at 6 p.m. HPCA plays host to Calvary Baptist Tuesday at 4:30.

LACROSSE

RAGSDALE BOYS 9, HP CENTRAL 8 (OT)
JAMESTOWN – Preston Butler scored the game-winning goal in overtime as Ragsdale’s boys edged High Point Central 9-8 in the first round of the Piedmont Triad 4A Conference boys lacrosse tournament on Monday night.
Butler tallied three goals, while Jack MacDonald, Cameron Bope and Justin Prairie added two goals apiece. Pierce Butler, Preston Butler and MacDonald had one assist each. Josh Wonders made 16 saves in goal for Ragsdale (9-6).
For the Bison, Darrell Jackson netted seven goals and Bradley Turner one. Parker Ford dished an assist and Jacob Freeman made 13 saves.
Ragsdale advances to the semifinals. Date,  time and opponent are to be determined.

WEST FORSYTH BOYS 12, BISHOP MCGUINNESS 3
KERNERSVILLE – West Forsyth topped Bishop McGuinness 12-3 in boys lacrosse action on Monday night.
Bishop senior Max Leftwich scored two goals on Senior Night.