June 14, 2021 – Monday Schedule
High Point at Eastern Randolph - POSTPONED (rain, lightning, power outage)
June 14, 2021 –COLLEGE COMMITMENT
Recent Providence Grove graduate Ethan Sheppard has committed to Mid-Atlantic Christian University in Elizabeth City, NC for baseball.
The Mustangs are members of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association.
June 14, 2021 – BLUE COMET ACCOLADES
Diamond McDowell has been voted the Female Athlete of the Year in the Mid-Piedmont Conference. The Asheboro senior excelled in Volleyball, Basketball and Track & Field.
The Blue Comets won three Mid-Piedmont Conference Championships - Women's Basketball, Wrestling and Baseball – and finished third in the Wells Fargo Cup standings: Southern Alamance 83.5, Southeast Guilford 81, Asheboro 76, Williams 70.5, Southwestern Randolph 46.5, Eastern Guilford 39.5 and Southern Guilford 23.
Asheboro won the Sportsmanship award from the MPC and had two coaches honored as Coach of the Year in the conference: Wes Berrier (Wrestling) and Brett Hoogkamp (Baseball).
June 13, 2021 – Sunday Results
Randolph County 7, Mocksville-Davie 5
Randolph got 2 hits from Blake Marsh (triple, 2 runs scored) and Carson Whitehead (rbi) in the season opener for each team. There were single hits by Harris Jackson (run), Tatum Marsh (rbi), Parker LaPlant (2 runs), Tanner Marsh (triple, rbi, 2 runs). Alex Martinez (2 rbi) and Coleman Burris.
Braxton Davis (2 innings, 2 runs, 2 hits, 2 walks, 4 strikeouts), Harris Jackson (2 innings, 3 runs, 3 hits, 1 walk, 2 strikeouts) and Parker LaPlant (WP, 3 innings, 2 walks, 5 strikeouts) saw time on the mound.
June 13, 2021 – BASEBALL PLAYOFFS
Round One is Tuesday, June 15.
#11 Orange at #6 Asheboro
#12 Southeast Guilford at #5 South Brunswick
#10 Randleman at #7 Reidsville
#13 Providence Grove at #4 North Lenoir
#14 Chatham Charter at #3 Uwharrie Charter
#9 North Stanly at #8 Mountain Island Charter
#13 North Moore at #4 Polk County
June 12, 2021 – Saturday Schedule UPDATED 2:50
West Stokes at Uwharrie Charter - CANCELED
June 11, 2021 – MID-PIEDMONT 3A BASEBALL
Drawings were held today to break ties in the MPC baseball standings for first place (Asheboro and Southeast Guilford) and third place (SW Randolph and Southern Alamance).
For seeding purposes in this year's state playoffs, the top four teams are:
1 Asheboro (10-2, 12-2)
2 Southeast Guilford (10-2, 11-3)
3 Southwestern Randolph (8-4, 10-4)
4 Southern Alamance (8-4, 10-4)
Asheboro and Southeast Guilford are automatic qualifiers for the state tournament. Southwestern Randolph and Southern Alamance will have to qualify as 'wild card' teams in order to make the post-season field.
Due to bad weather across the state this week, the NCHSAA has added Saturday as an extra game day and will seed teams for the playoffs Sunday afternoon instead of Saturday.