East Mecklenburg High soccer player Charles Basse became the school’s all-time leading scorer in Wednesday’s 5-0 win over Independence.
Basse, a senior forward, scored four goals Wednesday. He has 24 this season and 87 in his career. Basse scored his record-setting goal 22 minutes into the first half off an assist from Jack Mehrtens.
Basse broke the school record of 84 goals set by Sean McGinty, a two-time Observer Player of the Year who played college soccer at North Carolina.
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Providence High’s Dru Seabrook committed to Furman. Seabrook, a 6-foot-3, 220-pound defensive end, has 36 tackles and three sacks this season. Providence plays at Berry Friday night at 7.
Wednesday’s top performers
Nick Aparicio, Providence boys’ soccer: Had two goals in a 9-0 win over Olympic. Gordon White recorded the shutout.
Marco Garcia, South Mecklenburg soccer: Had four goals in a 9-0 win over Harding. South Meck is 11-0-1 overall and 7-0 in SoMeck 8 conference play.
Reed Hunnicut, South Meck soccer: Had three assists in win against Harding.
Parker Huss, Ardrey Kell soccer: Had two goals in a 3-1 win over West Mecklenburg .
AJ Whisenant, Hough soccer: Two assists and a goal in a 9-0 win over Hopewell. Hough won its 100th game in school’s history. The Huskies are 100-32-6 all-time.
Andrea Brenk, Concord girls’ tennis: Won No. 1 singles 6-0, 6-0 and teamed with Ashley Robinson to win doubles 10-4 in an 8-1 win over Concord Robinson. Concord won the South Piedmont 3A conference championship. Concord is 10-4 overall and 9-0 in league play.
Kelsey Lambert, Lake Norman Charter volleyball: Had nine kills, three digs, two assists and one block in a 3-1 win over Hopewell.
Sydney Wood, Cannon cross-country: Won multi-team run in 13 minutes, 1 second. Charlotte Country Day won the meet, with Covenant Day second and Cannon third.