↑Cannon golf: Won the CISAA conference championship at Carolina Golf Club, shooting a combined 6-under 278. Cannon won by 14 shots over Charlotte Christian (292). Charlotte Latin (297) was third.
↑Jovaughn Gwyn, Harding football: performed well at a Nike combine last weekend and earned an invite to the shoe company’s The Opening Finals for the top 166 regional camp performers.
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the Vikings had several athletes sign with colleges recently: Monell Dunlap (basketball) Guilford College; Dynasty Heyward (basketball) Cape Fear Community College; Jalen Lowery (basketball) Southern Wesleyan; Terrell Sherman (basketball) Cape Fear Community College; Marcus Chapman (soccer) Lenoir Rhyne; Kalvin McCollum (football) Charleston University
↑Weddington girls lacrosse: beat Ardrey Kell 11-4 to advance to the fourth round of the playoffs for the first time.
Tuesday’s #BIG5 Performers
Eli Ellington, Jackson Bertelsen, Covenant Day baseball: combined for no-hitter in 1-0 win over Cannon School in first round of the 3A N.C. private school playoffs.
Julie Gast, Chesney Millsaps, Alexander Central softball: In a 10-2 first round playoff win over Winston-Salem Glenn, Gast, a shortstop, was 3-for-4 with three RBIs. Millsaps was 2-3 with three RBIs and two runs scored.
Jordan Howard, North Stanly baseball: seven-strikeout, no-hitter in 9-0 win over Bessemer City in the first round of the NCHSAA 1A playoffs.
Hannah Perkins, Myers Park girls lacrosse: eight goals in a 16-12 win over Lake Norman in the NCHSAA playoffs.
Michael Sanders, Cannon golf: Shot a 4-under 68 to win the CISAA conference championship. He beat teammate Lansdon Robbins by one shot.
ALEXANDER CENTRAL 2, RICHMOND SENIOR 1
Richmond 000 001 0 -- 1 3 0
Alexander 010 010 X -- 2 4 0
WP: Zach Brzycky. lP: Jonathan Lee
Leading Hitters AC: Grayson Chapman 2-3. Leading Hitters RC: Chandler Johnson 1-3, run
COVENANT DAY 1, CANNON SCHOOL 0
Cannon 0, Covenant Day 1
Cannon – 0000000 – 0 0 2
Covenant Day – 000100X – 1 3 1
Leading Hitters for CDS: Will Boatwright 1-2, H McKay 1-3, M. Cope 1-3
WP: Jackson Bertelsen, LP: Rohan Handa, SV: Eli Ellington
Bertelsen and Ellington combine to throw a no-hitter.
HOUGH 3, WINSTON-SALEM GLENN 0
GL 000 000 0 -- 0 1 1
HOU 000 012 X - 3 6 0
WP - Nicholas Swiney. LP - Jordan Ward
Leading Hitters: GL: Kier Meredith (1-2); HOU: Josh Parker (1-3, double); Seth McAulay (1-3. 1 RBI); Skylar Moore (1-1, 1 RBI); Carter Williams (1-2).
Note: Hough's Nicholas Swiney, a N.C. State commit, pitched a one-hit, complete game shutout, striking out 10 while walking only one.
Records: Hough is 20-6 overall.
ALEXANDER CENTRAL 10, W-S GLENN 2
Glenn 001 100 0 -- 2 6 1
Alexander 010 342 X -- 10 12 1
WP: Kendra Mayes (15-2). LP: Brittany Hurd
Leading Hitters AC: Julie Gast 3-4, 3 RBIs, Chesney Millsaps 2-3, 3 RBIs, 3 runs
Cannon School 1st place with a team score of 278 (6 under)
Charlotte Christian 2nd place with a team score of 292
Charlotte Latin 3rd with a team score of 297
Medalist was Michael Sanders (Can) with a 68
Other low scores
Lansdon Robbins (Can) 69
Michael Childress (Can) 70
Chris Ford (CCS) 71
Tim Bunten (Can) 71
Drew Bernard (CCDS) 71
MYERS PARK 16, LAKE NORMAN 12