The High Point University women’s lacrosse team held a 4-2 lead at halftime over No. 7 Duke before eventually falling to the Blue Devils 10-9 on Wednesday night at Vert Stadium.
Loaded with young talent, the Bulldogs got goals by freshmen Kaitlyn King in the first half and Kaitlyn Cox in the second to beat rival Wheatmore 2-0 on Wednesday at Wheatmore for their fifth straight game without a loss.
Wednesday's local roundup
These are heady times for Wesleyan Christian Academy’s Theo Pinson.
Both teams had scoring chances, particularly in overtime. But the defenses for the Ragsdale and Southwest Guilford girls soccer teams held firm.
Tuesday's prep roundup
Tuesday's local roundup
Solid at the plate since returning to the starting lineup in early March, High Point University freshman Josh Greene continued his hot hitting in a big way on Tuesday.
Organizers of the High Point Cycling Classic, which will take place Sept. 4-6, announced this afternoon that the presenting sponsor of this year’s race will be High Point University.
The High Point University baseball team totaled 17 hits and scored the final seven runs of the game in beating Campbell 10-2 on Monday afternoon in Buies Creek to win the series two games to one.
Notebook: Brown gained enough votes in balloting for the Associated Press All-America team that he was among those listed as honorable mention when the results were announced on Monday.
Monday's prep roundup: Montana Heinbach scored three times while Caylin Prillaman scored twice in leading Wesleyan Christian past host Forsyth Country Day 5-0 on Monday in PACIS 3A action.
Sunday's HPU roundup
Diamond DeShields sat down long enough to have her ankle taped up as tightly as possible, then later took a quick break to tend to a left knee injury that she aggravated. Just as North Carolina coach Andrew Calder was about to sit DeShields for the remainder of the first half, she talked him right out of it.
Kurt Busch’s Sunday at Martinsville Speedway, in some ways, was like his career wrapped into one afternoon.