Sports briefs

The Cabarrus Stars under-15 boys' basketball team won the U.S. Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) Divions III N.C. state championship in Greensboro during the Memorial Day weekend.

Team members were: Anthony Arrigo, Tre' Bost, Mason Hartsell, Wanyea Hatfield, Ronald "Jr" Lynch, Justin Miller, James Murray, Brian Phifer, William Player, Smit Savani, Jared Tibbs, Ben Twigger and Tyrell Wilson.

The Cabarrus team was coached by Leon Dilligard. Ed Bost and Joe Sullivan were assistants for the U15 squad.