High School Sports

Tuesday’s High School Spring Sports Heroes 03.22.16

dtfoster@charlotteobserver.com

Tuesday’s Heroes

Ken Alexander, Carmel Christian baseball: 3-for-3 with two doubles in a 19-2 win over Victory Christian. Jim Lynch was 3-for-4 with a triple.

Will DeYoe, Lincoln Charter baseball: Led team to an 11-1 win in five innings over Bessemer City. He had three strikeouts and three a complege game. Nick Roser got his fourth home run in eight games.

Carrie Eberle, Charlotte Catholic softball: Improved to 8-1 as a pitcher with a 12-0 win over West Meck. Eberle allowed no hit and struck out 11. She was 2-for-3 from the late with two home runs and three RBIs. Teammate Maddy Hanson was 3-for-3 with a double, two triples and three RBIs. Catholic is 8-1.

Ashlyn Freeman, Gaston Christian softball: two hits, a double and three RBIs in a 12-2 win over First Assembly Christian. Gaston Christian is 5-4 and plays at Salisbury’s North Hills Christian Thursday.

Abby Givens, Olivia Hollidge, Myers Park girls soccer: two goals each in a 9-0 win over Independnce (6-4, 1-1 Southwestern 4A). Myers Park (4-1-2, 3-0) had two goalies share the shutout -- Abby Britt and Corey Choka.

Samantha Hager, Lake Norman softball: 3-for-3 with two runs scored and an RBI in an 11-1 win over North Iredell.

McKenzy Long, Nicole Scovatto, East Meck girls soccer: two goals each in a 9-0 win over Garinger. Kylie Hackett and Lauren Shea shared the shutout.

Dean Looney, Kobe Phillips, Luke Novak, Butler: Each player had two hits, including a double in Tuesday’s 7-2 win over Porter Ridge. Butler is 10-0, 5-0 in Southwestern 4A play.

Maria Martucci, Lake Norman Charter softball: 2-for-3 with a triple, two RBIs in a 10-0 win over Hunter Huss. Lake Norman Charter is 7-1, 4-0 Big South 2A/3A.

Alex Shirzai, Myers Park baseball: Threw 85-pitch complete game in a 4-0 win over Independence. He struck out three and walked three.

Grace Wasulko, Weddington girls lacrosse: five goals in a 20-4 win over South Meck. Teammate Emily Shermansky had three goals and two assists.

Susan Wilkerson, Gaston Day girls soccer: Earned her fourth shutout of the season in a 4-0 win over SouthLake Christian. Gaston Day (4-3-1, 2-0) got two goals from McKailey Boston.

On Tap

Ardrey Kell at Lake Norman girls lacrosse, Wed, 7 p.m.: Lake Norman (7-1, 3-0 Conference 11) hosts Ardrey Kell (8-0, 3-0) in a huge conference matchup. Lake Norman is No. 2 in the LaxPower state rankings. Ardrey Kell is No. 9.

N.C. Elite Guard Showcase, Saturday, Providence Day School: A collection of some of the top high school boys basketball guards in the state will participate in the NC Preps Elite Guard Camp. The players will go through a series of drills to begin the camp at 9 a.m. and will play games beginning at 10:30 a.m. There will be an elite all-star game at 4:30 p.m. for the top performers. Admission is $5. Kids under 10 and disabled patrons are free.

A strong staff of high school coaches will work with campers including N.C. 4A state champ Mike King of Charlotte Catholic, former state champ Andy Poplin of Vance and three-time private school champ Byron Dinkins of Northside Christian. Former UNC Tar Heel and longtime NBA pro Jeff McInnis will be guest speaker.

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Invitees to Elite Guard Showcase at Providence Day School Saturday

Class of 2017

1. Sage Surratt 6'4 East Lincoln HS

2. Andrew Ziegler Eveyln Mack Academy

3. Jordan Beale 5'10 Voyager Academy

4. Mason Hawks 6'0 North Surry HS

5. Michael Grigg 6’3 Christ the King

6. Camden Hughes 5'10 New Bern HS

7. Chea Johnson Jr 5’11 Independence HS

8. Cam Hamilton 5’10 Vance HS

9. Will Sparks 5’11 Mount Airy HS

10. Tyeous Sharpe 5’9 Parkland HS

11. Omari Wilson 6’4 71st HS

12. Marcus Neal 5’11 Vance HS

13. Carter Phillips 6’3 North Surry HS

14. Daylon McBryde 5’11 HP Central HS

15. Rayshawn Neal 5’10 Garinger HS

16. Jalen Knight 6’0 West Charlotte HS

17. Terron Dixon 6’3 Queens Grant HS

18. Trey Johnsen 6’3 Lincoln Charter

19. Jimmie Sanders III 5’8 Neuse Charter

20. Tarique Stowe 6’0 Butler HS

21. Chris Martin 6’0 Northside Christian

22. Jeffrey Puckett 6’5 Avery HS

23. Malon Herron-Cuthbertson 5’10 Carson HS

24. Cress Worthy 6’3 Hunter Huss HS

25. Kaeson Mayfield 5’11 Jordan HS

26. Rachard Daniels 6’2 Glenn HS

27. Madison Cone 5’10 East Forsyth HS

Class of 2018

1. Devon Dotson 6'2 Providence Day

2. Trey Wertz 6'4 Providence Day

3. Nate Hinton 6'5 Northside Christian Academy

4. Qon Murphy 6'4 Hough HS

5. Kody Shubert 5'11 Lincoln Charter

6. Jamarius Burton 6'4 Phillip O Berry

7. Daivien Williamson 6'0 Winston Salem Prep

8. Tripp Greene 6'2 Forsyth Country Day

9. Zion Hendrix 5'10 Cannon School

10. Alon Parker 5'7 Concord HS

11. Isaac Suffren 6'3 Myers Park HS

12. Ricky Council 5'11 Northern Durham

13. Jahlen King 6'0 Page HS

14. Tai Giger 6'0 Carolina Day School

15. Jordan Twyman 5'10 HP Central

16. Jaiden Hunt 6’2 Cherryville HS

17. Justice Goodloe 5'10 Winston Salem Prep

18. Tiquan Whitmore 5’9 Eastern Alamance HS

19. Marcus Henderson 5’11 Olympic

20. David Kasanganay 6’2 Ardrey Kell

21. Ryan Pollack 6’1 Charlotte Catholic

22. Davier Dixon 6’0 Winston-Salem Prep

23. Jabari Brown 5’9 Millbrook HS

24. D.J. Little 6’1 Butler HS

25. Max Spurling 6’4 Mitchell HS

26. Tye Mintz 6’0 Cherokee HS

27. M.J. Armstrong 6’3 Gaston Day

28. Anthony Hicks 6’5 North Forsyth HS

29. Chris Jackson 5’11 Queens Grant

30. Isaiah Wilkins 6’3 Mount Tabor HS

31. Josh Cottrell 6’1 Hayesville HS

32. Aaron Wiggins 6’5 Wesleyan Christian

33. Josh Sturdivant 5’8 Forest Hills HS

34. Nilous Hodge Jr 6’2 Comenius HS

35. Ja’Quavious Craig 6’0 Crest HS

36. Freddie Taylor 5’9 New Hanover HS

Class of 2019

1. Raquan Brown 6'3 Rocky River

2. Jackson Gabriel 6'1 Lincoln Charter

3. Nas Tyson 6'1 Forest Hills HS

4. Zeke Littlejohn 6’0 Kings Mountain HS

5. Marten Maide 6’2 Northside Christian

6. Chaz Gwyn 6’2 Winston Salem Prep

7. Rylan McLaurin 5’10 Charlotte Country Day

8. Quest Aldridge 6’3 Mount Tabor HS

9. Elijah Harris 5’11 Myers Park HS

10. Marcus Watson 6’6 West Forsyth HS

Class of 2020

1. Nishawn Hodge 6’0 Comenius HS

2. Jalen Cone 5’9 East Forsyth HS

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