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February 28, 2022 – Monday Results


SW Randolph 4, North Stanly 0

Asheboro 7, Randleman 1

From AHS: The Blue Comet Women's soccer team topped Randleman 7-1 in their season opener tonight. All total the Blue Comets had 40 shots from 12 different players!

Madison Arroyo led the team in scoring with 4 goals and 1 assist. Tess Moody had 2 goals and 1 assist while Natalie Flores Added 1 goal and 2 assists.  Also contributing an assist each were Sherleen Barrios, Ashley Barrios, and Madison Luck. 

Carlisle Dozier had 6 saves in goal and Sarah Allred had 4 saves in the nets for the Blue Comets.

Wheatmore at South Davidson - POSTPONED 5/5

Providence Grove at Southern Guilford - POSTPONED TUE 5:30 pm


Tri-Meet at Asheboro - COMPLETE RESULTS


1- 88 Asheboro

2- 32 Randleman
3- 14 SW Randolph


1- 79.5 Asheboro

2- 67 Randleman
3- 23.5 SW Randolph


3:00 Providence Grove at Jordan-Matthews

4:00 MPC Match at Ledford


Oak Grove def. Asheboro 7-2

AHS winners: Tyler Smith, Wesley Redding.

4:00 SW Randolph at Providence Grove


Randleman at South Rowan - POSTPONED

Providence Grove at Southern Guilford - POSTPONED TUE 5 pm


Providence Grove at Southern Guilford - POSTPONED TUE 5:30 pm

February 26, 2022 – Saturday Results


2A (w) #1 Randleman 63, #8 Lincoln Charter 43

RHS: Gracyn Hall had 19 points; Audra Petty scored 17 points; Elizabeth York had 11 points.

1A (w) #22 Starmount 42, #3 Uwharrie Charter 36

UCA: Ashara Spruill had 12 points; Gabi Green scored 8 points; Kristen Jensen scored 7 points.


(at Gospel Light Christian School, Winston-Salem)


(#1e) Wilson Christian Academy (27-5) 47, (#1w) Faith Christian Sch (17-8) 32


(#1w) Gospel Light Christian Sch (25-4) 47, (#2w) Faith Christian Sch (19-9) 29

February 25, 2022 – SPECIAL FEATURES

In this week's SPECIAL FEATURE Dennis Garcia and Trinity senior David Makupson talk about what it's like, and what it takes, to win a state championship.


In quarter final action Thursday night in the North Carolina Christian School Association 2A playoffs, Faith Christian School's men's team edged out Wilmington Christian Academy 49-47 to move on to the state semifinals. The Eagles (10-1, 18-8), seeded #2 in the west region, will face the #4 team from the west Union Grove Christian (7-5, 17-13) which upset the top seed from the east Hilltop Christian 57-45.

Faith Christian's women's team (9-1, 16-7) is the top seed from the 2A west and defeated Bethel Christian Academy 37-25 in Thursday's quarter finals. FCS will face the #2 east seed Hilltop Christian in the semifinals tonight.

In the 1A women's quarterfinals, Fayetteville Street Christian (8-4, 9-11, #4 west) lost to the top team from the east Greenville Christian Academy.

The NCCSA 2A semifinals (Friday, February 25) and both 1A and 2A championships (Saturday, February 26) will be played at Gospel Light Christian School in Winston-Salem.

February 24, 2022 – Thursday Results


2A (w) #1 Randleman 64, #17 Wilkes Central 53

RHS: Elizabeth York scored 24 points; Gracyn Hall scored 18 points; Audra Petty had 16 points; Hannah Hinshaw had 6 points.

2A (w) #6 North Surry 59, #11 SW Randolph 49

2A (w) #3 Newton-Conover 68, #14 Wheatmore 59

1A (w) #3 Uwharrie Charter 58, #19 Swain County 56

UCA: Ashara Spruill scored 23 points; Kristen Jensen had 13 points; Gabi Greene scored 11 points.

2A (m) #9 West Caldwell 78, #25 SW Randolph 43

2A (m) #5 Salisbury 59, #12 Trinity 44

1A (m) #14 North Rowan 67, #3 Uwharrie Charter 44

UCA: Ashton Troutman scored 22 points; Pierce Leonard had 9 points.

February 23, 2022 – No Events Scheduled

February 22, 2022 – Tuesday Results


2A (w) #1 Randleman 64, #32 Burns 17

RHS: Elizabeth York scored 22 points; Gracyn Hall had 14 points; Hannah Hinshaw scored 8 points.

2A (w) #11 SW Randolph 49, #22 Bandys 38

SWR: Alexis Maness scored 17 points; Caressa King and Maddie Small scored 10 points each.

2A (w) #14 Wheatmore 61, #19 Monroe 42

2A (w) #5 Shelby 71, #28 Providence Grove 25

1A (w) #3 Uwharrie Charter 54, #30 Bradford Prep 38

UCA: Gabi Greene and Kristen Jensen scored 13 points each; Ashara Spruill had 12 points.

1A (w) #15 Cherokee 65, #18 Eastern Randolph 62

ER: Kyania Brower had 25 points; Brecken Snotherly scored 22 points; Madison Brower had 9 rebounds.

1A (m) #3 Uwharrie Charter 63, #30 Albemarle 51

UCA: Ashton Troutman scored 27 points; Jordan Harrison had 14 points; Dawson Dunn scored 11 points.

1A (m) #2 Winston-Salem Prep 89, #31 Eastern Randolph 54

2A (m) #25 SW Randolph 61, #8 Providence Grove 58

SWR: Sean Adkins scored 16 points with 7 rebounds and 7 assists; Tyler Lucas had 14 points and 5 rebounds; Matthew Rubio had 10 points.

PG: Michael Fee had 15 points; Zane Caudle scored 12 points; Luke Thomas had 9 points.

2A (m) #12 Trinity 55, #21 Lexington 46

THS: Dominic Payne scored 16 points; Brandon Campbell scored 13 points; Trace Moffitt had 11 points.

2A (m) #3 Shelby 52, #30 Randleman 47

3A (m) #20 North Lincoln 68, #13 Asheboro 51


February 21, 2022 – No Events Scheduled


Half of the thirty Randolph County wrestlers who won their way into the State Championship Tournament advanced to the final rounds. They earned two sixth place finishes, four fourth place finishes, four finished third, two ended up in runner-up positions and three are State Champions:

Senior David Makupson (Trinity) won in the 138 pound division in 2A in his fourth appearance in the state tournament. As a freshman, Makupson finished 2-2 and out of the running but finished fourth in each of the last two seasons.

Junior Aldo Hernandez (Uwharrie Charter) won in the 132 pound division in 1A in his first trip to the state match.

Junior Grayson Roberts (Uwharrie Charter) won in the 160 pound division in 1A. Roberts has been to the state tournament all three years placing third each of the last two years.

Two teams finished in the top ten with Uwharrie Charter placing 3rd in 1A and Trinity finishing 9th in 2A.


February 19, 2022 – Saturday Results

WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP at Greensboro Coliseum (Final Day)

State Consolation Finals: Wrestler (school, weight division)

3rd Place: Brandon Jordan (UCA, #113), Brooks Freeman (PG, #182), Clay Sugg (SWR, #195), Logan Lambeth (AHS, #182).

4th Place: Ethan Hines (UCA, #106), Jaden Maness (UCA, #182), Spencer May (THS, #113), Xavier Santos (AHS, #113).

6th Place: Colton Wood (PG, #285), Luke Lambeth (AHS, #160).

Parade of Champions & Championship Finals

Wrestling in championship matches:

Byan Lackey (UCA, #138) - Runner-up

Doug Bowles (UCA, #170) - Runner-up
Aldo Hernandez (UCA, #132) - STATE CHAMPION
David Makupson (THS, #138) - STATE CHAMPION
Grayson Roberts (UCA, #160) - STATE CHAMPION




2A #32 Burns (8-16) at #1 Randleman (22-0)

2A #22 Bandys (14-10) at #11 SW Randolph (19-5)
2A #19 Monroe (18-7) at #14 Wheatmore (14-9)
2A #28 Providence Grove (12-13) at #5 Shelby (18-2)

1A #30 Bradford Prep (8-13) at #3 Uwharrie Charter (17-8)

1A #18 Eastern Randolph (8-14) at #15 Cherokee (15-7)

3A #29 Hunter Huss (14-8) at #4 North Davidson (21-2)

3A #22 Hibriten (12-13) at #11 Oak Grove (20-5)
3A #21 Ledford (14-10) at #12 West Rowan (15-6)
3A #25 Central Davidson (14-12) at #8 Franklin (8-18)


3A #24 Atkins (16-9) at #9 Ledford (15-5)

3A #20 North Lincoln (15-10) at #13 Asheboro (19-7)
3A #18 Central Davidson (17-7) at #15 Cramer (19-6)

2A #25 SW Randolph (11-12) at #8 Providence Grove (18-8)

2A #21 Lexington (14-10) at #12 Trinity (19-5)
2A #30 Randleman (8-14) at #3 Shelby (16-4)

1A #30 Albemarle (11-12) at #3 Uwharrie Charter (18-6)

1A #31 Eastern Randolph (8-14) at #2 Winston-Salem Prep (21-2)


February 18, 2022 – Friday Results

WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS at Greensboro Coliseum (Day 2)

MPC Wrestlers in 3A Championships

PAC Wrestlers in 2A Championships
PAC Wrestlers in 1A Championships



(w) #1 Randleman 56, #3 Uwharrie Charter 43 (at Randleman)

RHS: Gracyn Hall scored 18 points; Audra Petty had 17 points; Elizabeth York scored 13 points.

UCA: Ashara Spruill scored 13 points; Kristen Jensen had 7 points; Savannah Surratt and Chloe Painter scored 6 points each.

(m) #3 Uwharrie Charter 66, #1 Providence Grove 52 (at Randleman)

UCA: Ashton Troutman had 26 points; Jordan Harrison scored 16 points; Pierce Leonard scored 11 points.

PG: Zane Caudle scored 22 points; Chase Whitaker scored 12 points.

(w) #1 North Davidson 59, #3 Ledford 46 (at Oak Grove)

(m) #3 Asheboro 60, #1 Ledford 52 (at Oak Grove)

AHS: Jerquarius Stanback scored 14 points; Tramir Martin scored 13 points; Hakeeme Butler had 12 points; Tanner Marsh scored 8 points.


February 17, 2022 – Thursday Results

WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS at Greensboro Coliseum (Day 1)

MPC Wrestlers in 3A Championships

PAC Wrestlers in 2A Championships



(w) #3 Ledford 49, #2 Oak Grove 47  (OT)  (at Oak Grove)

(m) #3 Asheboro 61, #2 Central Davidson 55  (at Oak Grove)

AHS: Tramir Martin scored 17 points; Hakeeme Butler had 14 points; DJ Headen scored 10 points

February 16, 2022 – Wednesday Results


(w) #1 Randleman 66, #4 Wheatmore 51

RHS: Gracyn Hall scored 21 points; Elizabeth York scored 19 points; Audra Petty had 14 points.

WHS: Kara Comer had 18 points; Kylie Biggs scored 12 points; Brianna Hill scored 11 points.

(w) #3 Uwharrie Charter 43, #2 SW Randolph 37

UCA: Ashara Spruill scored 16 points; Kristen Jensen scored 13 points; Gabi Greene had 9 points.

SWR: Caressa King scored 12 points; Carley Everhart scored 10 points.

(m) #1 Providence Grove 73, #4 Randleman 72  (OT)

PG: Luke Thomas had 24 points; Zane Caudle scored 17 points; Michael Fee scored 10 points.

RHS: Dylan Wheatley and Lucas Gneiting scored 15 points each; Baylor Petty had 13 points; Christian Long scored 12 points.

(m) #3 Uwharrie Charter 66, #2 Trinity 59

(w) #1 North Davidson 51, #4 Central Davidson 39 (at Oak Grove)

(m) #1 Ledford 73, #5 Oak Grove 57 (at Oak Grove)

February 16, 2022 – SPECIAL FEATURES

This week's SPECIAL FEATURE with Dennis Garcia will help you get ready for the 2022 high school wrestling championships which start tomorrow at the Greensboro Coliseum.

February 16, 2022 – Wednesday Schedule


6:00 (w) #4 Wheatmore at #1 Randleman

6:00 (w) #3 Uwharrie Charter at #2 SW Randolph
7:00 (m) #4 Randleman at #1 Providence Grove
7:00 (m) #3 Uwharrie Charter at #2 Trinity

6:00 (w) #4 Central Davidson vs #1 North Davidson (at Oak Grove)

7:30 (m) #5 Oak Grove vs #1 Ledford (at Oak Grove)

February 15, 2022 – Tuesday Results


(w) #4 Central Davidson 42, #5 Asheboro 31

AHS: Sion Murrain had 18 points and 10 rebounds; Kimry Comer scored 5 points; Monica Powell had 4 points; Tatiana Anderson had 8 rebounds.

(w) #3 Ledford 53, #6 Montgomery Central 20

(m) #5 Oak Grove 66, #4 North Davidson 35

(m) #3 Asheboro 69, #6 Montgomery Central 35

AHS: Hakeeme Butler scored 13 points; Tanner Marsh, Tramir Martin and Jerquarius Stanback had 11 points each.

February 14, 2022 – Monday Results


(w) #4 Wheatmore 54, #5 Eastern Randolph 46

ER: Brecken Snotherly scored 15 points; Kyania Brower had 9 points.

(w) #3 Uwharrie Charter 40, #6 Providence Grove 25

UCA: Ashara Spruill scored 17 points; Gabi Greene scored 8 points.

PG: Allie Frazier scored 12 points; Edi Austin scored 6 points.

(w) #2 SW Randolph 50, #7 Trinity 37

(m) #4 Randleman 66, #5 SW Randolph 64

RHS: Dylan Wheatley scored 21 points; Baylor Petty had 9 points including the game-winning 3 with 3 seconds remaining.

SWR: Sean Adkins scored 24 points; Nathan Ellis had 13 points.

(m) #2 Trinity 89, #7 Eastern Randolph 60

THS: Dominic Payne had 26 points; Trace Moffitt scored 23 points; Dylan Hodges scored 15 points.

(m) #3 Uwharrie Charter 72, #6 Wheatmore 43

UCA: Ashton Troutman scored 18 points; Pierce Leonard had 11 points; Alex McKenzie scored 9 points.

WHS: Jake Haynes and Adam Harrison had 11 points each; Tyler Kimball scored 9 points.



Thirty wrestlers from Randolph County have qualified for the State Championship Tournament.

All of the local public schools sent wrestlers to the regional tournaments which ended Saturday. Six of the eight programs will be represented in Greensboro for the state matches.

FROM UCA: UCA wrestling had a record breaking weekend at the Regional tournament this Saturday. UCA won the 1A East regional tournament by 100 points over 2nd place Rosewood. UCA had 290 points to Rosewood's 189 and a school record 13 state qualifiers. UCA also had it's first ever Freshman Regional Champion and 7 Regional Champions overall, which is also a school record.

FROM AHS: As a team the Blue Comets finished 4th at the Midwest Regionals held at Eastern Guilford. We had 5 individuals qualify for the NCHSAA 3A Individual State Championship which begins Thursday, February 17, at 3:00 at the Greensboro Coliseum.

Trinity, Southwestern Randolph, Eastern Randolph and Providence Grove also had wrestlers advance to the championships.

Wrestling begins Thursday at the Greensboro Coliseum for 3A matches (3:00 pm), 4A matches (5:00 pm) and 2A matches (7:00 pm).

Friday consolation rounds begin at 9 am in 2A, 3A and 4A. 1A wrestling starts at 2 pm with semifinals in all classifications scheduled for 6 pm.

Championship Saturday begins with consolation matches at 9 am and concludes with the Parade of Champions at 4 pm followed by the championship matches.


February 12, 2022 – Saturday Results


Asheboro wrestlers in the Mid-West 3A Regional

PAC 2A wrestlers in the Mid-West 2A Regional
PAC 1A wrestlers in the 1A East Regional


1A/2A SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS at Triangle Aquatic Center

Spencer Hall, Wheatmore senior, reached the medal stand with a 3rd place finish in the men's 100 yard butterfly event at Triangle Aquatic Center. Spencer just missed another medal when he finished 5th in the 50 yard freestyle race. The top four swimmers are honored in each event.

Sydney Hall, a freshman at Wheatmore, just missed out on the championship round in the women's 100 yard butterfly race. The top 16 times in the preliminary heats advance to the finals and Sydney finished 17th by 0.38 seconds. She also qualified in the 200 yard freestyle and finished 21st in prelims.

The Wheatmore mens 400 yard freestyle relay team qualified for the state meet and finished 19th in the preliminary rounds. The team consists of Spencer Hall, Porter Grimes, Thomas Crews and Jude Leonard.




Asheboro senior Arianna Lovingood-Smith placed 3rd in women's triple jump at the 2022 Indoor Track & Field State Championship. Arianna finished 10th in the event as a sophomore in 2020. There was no Indoor Track season last year due to covid.


February 12, 2022 – ALUMNI NEWS

Auburn Tigers softball named Sydney Cox (AHS '20) Player of the Game following an outstanding performance Friday against St John's University in the second game of a season-opening split doubleheader.

The sophomore infielder was four-for-four at the plate with three doubles and a home run. On the day, against Seton Hall and St John's, Cox had 5 hits (3 doubles, triple, HR) with six rbi.


February 12, 2022 – Saturday Schedule

1A/2A SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS at Triangle Aquatic Center

9:00 1A/2A preliminary rounds

4:45 1A/2A Championships



Asheboro wrestlers in the Mid-West 3A Regional

PAC 2A wrestlers in the Mid-West 2A Regional
PAC 1A wrestlers in the 1A East Regional


February 11, 2022 – Friday Results

3A SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS at Triangle Aquatic Center

Maci Columbia (AHS) advanced to the championship round in the 100 yard breaststroke where she finished 8th. She finished 12th in the consolation round in the 500 yard freestyle race.

Asheboro's 400 yard freestyle relay team of Madison Burnette, Fiona Wolfe-Roberts, Sara Cornelison and Maci Columbia finished with the 17th best time in the preliminary heats. The top 16 teams advanced to the final round of competition.




In women's shot put, Iniyah Mitchell (RHS) finished 5th, Kylie Vaughn (RHS) finished 7th.

Chris Gentry (RHS) placed 7th in 55 meter hurdles.



Asheboro wrestlers in the Mid-West 3A Regional

PAC 2A wrestlers in the Mid-West 2A Regional
PAC 1A wrestlers in the 1A East Regional



(m) Uwharrie Charter 50, Wheatmore 32

UCA: Ashton Troutman scored 21 points; Pierce Leonard had 10 points.

WHS: Tyler Kimball had 10 points; Adam Harrison scored 7 points.

February 10, 2022 – Thursday Results


(w) Asheboro 40, Montgomery Central 38

AHS: Sion Murrain had 23 points and 16 rebounds; Veronica Powell scored 8 points; Ellen Long had 11 rebounds; Malaika Khan and Tatiana Anderson had 10 rebounds each.
(m) Asheboro 72, Montgomery Central 20
AHS: Tramir Martin scored 13 points; Khyland Hadley-Lindsey had 12 points; Tanner Marsh scored 11 points; Hakeeme Butler scored 10 points.

(w) Trinity 36, Eastern Randolph 31

ER: Ziera Watson and Kyania Brower scored 8 points each; Logan Beaver had 5 points with 10 rebounds.

(m) Trinity 69, Eastern Randolph 51

(w) Wheatmore 70, Providence Grove 49

(m) Providence Grove 63, Wheatmore 49

PG:  Michael Fee and Zane Caudle scored 17 points each; Chase Whitaker had 13 points.

WHS: Jagur Williams had 14 points; Kaleb Lockwood scored 11 points.

(w) Uwharrie Charter 48, SW Randolph 46 (OT)

UCA: Ashara Spruill scored 18 points; Chloe Painter had 10 points.

SWR: Caressa King had 22 points; Carley Everhart scored 10 points.

(m) SW Randolph 65, Uwharrie Charter 58

SWR: Sean Adkins had 19 points; Landon Williamson scored 12 points; Matthew Rubio had 11 points.

UCA: Ashton Troutman scored 20 points; Dawson Dunn had 10 points; Jordan Harrison had 9 points.

February 9, 2022 – Wednesday Results


(w) SW Randolph 68, South Davidson 44

SWR: Alexis Maness scored 22 points; Carley Everhart scored 14 points.

(m) SW Randolph 57, South Davidson 45

SWR: Sean Adkins scored 21 points; Landon Williamson had 12 points.

February 9, 2022 – SPECIAL FEATURES

It's the final week of regular season basketball and this week's SPECIAL FEATURE finds Providence Grove men's coach Wes Luther talking with Dennis Garcia about the Patriots.


The NCHSAA will hold State Championships this weekend in Swimming & Diving and Indoor Track & Field. Local student-athletes who have qualified for the championship events include:

SWIMMING & DIVING - Trianle Aquatic Center, Cary

Spencer Hall, Wheatmore High School senior, in boys 50 yard freestyle and 100 yard butterfly races.

Sydney Hall, Wheatmore freshman, in girls 100 yard butterfly and 200 yard freestyle races.

Wheatmore's relay team in boys 400 yard freestyle including Thomas Crews (So), Jude Leonard (Jr), Porter Grimes (Sr) and Spencer Hall (Sr).

Maci Columbis, Asheboro High School freshman, qualified in two events, 100 yard breaststroke and 500 yard freestyle.

Asheboro's relay team in girls 400 yard freestyle includes Madison Burnette (Jr), Fiona Wolfe-Roberts, Sara Cornelison (Jr) and Maci Columbia (Fr).

The 3A Swimming Championship Meet will be Friday with preliminary heats beginning at 9 am and the finals beginning at 4:45.

1A/2A championships will take place Saturday, also starting at 9 am for preliminaries and championship events beginning at 4:45 pm.

4A championships are Thursday with the same start times.

INDOOR TRACK & FIELD - JDL FastTrack, Winston-Salem

Randleman High School's Kylie Vaughn, senior, and Iniyah Mitchell, junior, in girls shot put. Senior Chris Gentry in boys 55 meter hurdles.

Arianna Lovingood-Smith, Asheboro High School senior, in girls triple jump.

The 1A/2A Championship Meet will be Friday with events beginning at 4 pm.

Events in the 4A Championship begin at 9 am Saturday and the 3A Championship will start at 4 pm Saturday.

February 9, 2022 – Wednesday Schedule


6:00 South Davidson at SW Randolph

February 8, 2022 – Tuesday Results


(w) Ledford 42, Asheboro 17

AHS: Sion Murrain and Maggie Allred scored 6 points each; Emma Julian had 9 rebounds; Ellen Long and Tatiana Anderson had 8 rebounds each.

(m) Asheboro 53, Ledford 52

AHS: Hakeeme Butler scored 18 points; Tramir Martin had 12 points; Tanner Marsh scored 9 points.

(w) Eastern Randolph 56, Providence Grove 28

ER: Brecken Snotherly scored 23 points; Kenly Whitaker had 15 points; Kyania Brower scored 12 points.

(m) Providence Grove 70, Eastern Randolph 61

(w) Randleman 63, Trinity 40

RHS: Gracyn Hall scored 33 points with 15 rebounds; Elizabeth York had 15 points and 6 assists; Audra Petty scored 8 points with 7 assists.

(m) Trinity 52, Randleman 50

THS: Trace Moffitt and Dominic Payne scored 15 points each; Brandon Campbell had 12 points.

RHS: Dylan Wheatley scored 23 points; Greg Price had 9 points.

(w) Uwharrie Charter 36, Wheatmore 35

UCA: Gabi Greene had 11 points; Ashara Spruill scored 8 points; Kristen Jensen had 6 points.

February 7 2022 – Monday Results


(w) Asheboro 42, Montgomery Central 35

AHS: Kimry Comer scored 13 points; Veronica Powell had 9 points; Ellen Long scored 9 points with 12 rebounds; Sion Murrain recorded 15 rebounds.

(m) Asheboro 67, Montgomery Central 53

AHS: DJ Headen and Jerquarius Stanback had 12 points each; Tramir Martin and Josh Meadows scored 10 points each.

Jordan-Matthews at SW Randolph - CANCELED

February 5 2022 – Saturday Results

WRESTLING – TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS at Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse

Women's Invitational Tournament - CHAMPIONSHIP RESULTS

114 pounds - Jazmin Palma (UCA, Fr, 12-4) 2nd Place

Dual Team 2A Championship – Bandys def. Bunn

Dual Team 4A Championship – Laney def. Northwest Guilford
Dual Team 3A Championship – Fred T Foard def. Union Pines
Dual Team 1A Championship – Avery County def. Uwharrie Charter




MPC Swimmers in 3A Central Regional, Greensboro Aquatic Center



(w) SW Randolph 56, Trinity 46

SWR: Alexis Maness scored 23 points; Carley Everhart had 10 points.

THS: Autumn Gentry led with 30 points.

February 4, 2022 – Friday Results


(w) North Davidson 71, Asheboro 30

AHS: Sion Murrain scored 11 points with 14 rebounds; Tatiana Anderson had 8 points and 9 rebounds.

(m) Asheboro 73, North Davidson 38

AHS: Tanner Marsh scored 20 points; Tramir Martin had 13 points; Jerquarius Stanback had 10 points.

(w) Uwharrie Charter 53, Eastern Randolph 45

UCA: Ashara Spruill had 26 points; Kristen Jensen scored 17 points; Gabi Greene had 6 points.

ER: Brecken Snotherly scored 18 points; Bailey Herring had 7 points; Mackenzie Gee scored 6 points.

(m) Uwharrie Charter 74, Eastern Randolph 60

UCA: Ashton Troutman had 27 points; Pierce Leonard, Jordan Harrison and Dawson Dunn scored 11 points each.

ER: Davonte Brooks scored 13 points; Makai Taylor had 14 points; Connor Carter scored 11 points; Brodie had 10 points.

(w) SW Randolph 39, Wheatmore 32

SWR: Alexis Maness scored 16 points; Kassidy Glasgow and Caressa King had 7 points each.

(m) SW Randolph 54, Wheatmore 44

SWR: Sean Adkins scored 19 points; Nathan Ellis and Landon Williamson had 8 points each.

(w) Randleman 69, Providence Grove 33

RHS: Audra Petty scored 16 points; Gracyn Hall had 16 points and 12 rebounds; Elizabeth York scored 15 points; Hannah Hinshaw had 11 points and 13 rebounds; Jordan Booker had 9 points.

(m) Providence Grove 68, Randleman 48


PAC 7 Swimmers in 1A/2A Central Regional, Greensboro Aquatic Center



Women's Showcase Scramble, RISE Indoor Sports Facility

114 pounds: Jazmin Palma (UCA) by fall over Teresa Canady (Lumberton, 28-11)

Quarter finals: Jazmin Palma (UCA) by fall over Liliana Lizarde (Overhills, 23-9)
Semifinals: Jazmin Palma (UCA) by fall over Jaylynne Esquivel (Cherokee, 16-10)
Finals: Jazmin Palma (UCA, 12-2) vs Hope Horan (Mt Airy, 17-8) 9:00 at Greensboro Coliseum Fieldhouse

February 3, 2022 – Thursday Results


(w) Wheatmore 66, Trinity 44


Swimming regional tournaments will be held Friday and Saturday at various locations.

Locally, Asheboro and Wheatmore had excellent seasons with Asheboro reporting that 15 swimmers qualifying for the regional tournament is the most in school history. Including alternates, Wheatmore will send about a dozen swimmers to regional competition. Providence Grove and Trinity will also be represented in the 1A/2A meet.

Schools in the 1A and 2A classifications are grouped together since fewer smaller schools participate in the sport. Swimmers from Wheatmore, Trinity and Providence Grove will compete Friday in the 1A/2A Central Region at Greensboro Aquatic Center (GAC). Races are scheduled to begin at 4:30 pm.

Asheboro and other MPC swimmers will be at the GAC Saturday morning for a 9:00 start in the 3A Central Region.

State Swimming and Diving Championships will take place next week.


February 3, 2022 – COLLEGE COMMITMENTS

Three local student-athletes have recently made college commitments for football by signing national letters of intent.

Wheatmore senior Bryson Coltrane has signed with Catawba College. A three year letterman in football, Bryson was twice named the team's most valuable lineman and twice selected to the all-conference team. He also participated in wrestling and track and field at Wheatmore.

Gus Shelton has signed with Wingate University. The Randleman senior was a standout on the defensive line and an all-conference performer.

Another stalwart on Randleman's defensive line, Jann Ortiz will be attending Guilford College after signing a commitment letter for football.

February 3, 2022 – DUAL TEAM WRESTLING

Uwharrie Charter and Trinity wrestling advanced to the regional finals in Dual Team competition Wednesday with the Bulldogs falling to top seeded Bandys for the west region championship. The Eagles traveled to Rosewood and returned home with a third dual team regional title.

Uwharrie Charter won the Dual Team Championship in 2019 and will face Avery County this Saturday in a rematch of the last state title match which was held in 2020. Due to covid restrictions, there was not a team tournament held last year.

All four classifications will determine championships Saturday afternoon in Greensboro.


February 3, 2022 – Thursday Schedule


6:00 (w) Trinity at Wheatmore

February 2, 2022 – Wednesday Results


ROUNDS 3 & 4

1A East Regional (semifinals & finals) at Rosewood High School

#1 Uwharrie Charter def. #4 Pamlico County  45-40
#2 Rosewood def. #3 Thomasville 44-36


#1 Uwharrie Charter def. #2 Rosewood  44-34

2A West Regional (semifinals & finals) at Bandys High School

#2 Trinity def. #11 Newton-Conover 38-33
#1 Bandys def. #12 West Lincoln 31-30


#1 Bandys def. #2 Trinity 33-31


(w) Ledford 34, Asheboro 30

AHS: Ellen Long had 8 points and 12 rebounds; Sion Murrain scored 6 points with 12 rebounds; Tatiana Anderson had 6 with 10 rebounds.

(m) Ledford 60, Asheboro 38

AHS: Hakeeme Butler scored 11 points; Khyland Hadley-Lindsey had 8 points; DJ Headen and Tramir Martin had 6 points each.

(w) SW Randolph 69, Wheatmore 49

SWR: Alexis Maness scored 26 points; Carley Everhart had 13 points; Kassidy Glasgow scored 11 points.

WHS: Brianna Hill had 20 points; Maddie Nichols scored 9 points; Kara Comer had 7 points.

(m) SW Randolph 44, Wheatmore 40

SWR: Sean Adkins had 12 points; Landon Williamson and Tyler Lucas scored 9 points each; Thomas Leal had 8 points.

WHS: Adam Harrison scored11 points; Jake Haynes scored 10 points; Kaleb Lockwood had 9 points.

February 1, 2022 – Tuesday Results


(w) Central Davidson 39, Asheboro 26

AHS: Sion Murrain scored 11 points; Veronica Powell had 7 points.

(m) Central Davidson 62, Asheboro 38

(w) SW Randolph 51, Eastern Randolph 39

ER: Brecken Snotherly scored 19 points and 11 rebounds; Ziera Watson and Kenly Whitaker had 6 points each.

(m) SW Randolph 68, Eastern Randolph 63

(w) Trinity 47, Providence Grove 40

THS: Autumn Gentry passed the 1000 point mark in career scoring in the win.

PG: Allie Frazier led with 21 points.

(m) Trinity 64, Providence Grove 57

THS: Trace Moffitt had 16 points; Dominic Payne scored 15 points; Aidan Blakely scored 14 points.

(w) Randleman 64, Uwharrie Charter 49

RHS: Gracyn Hall scored 23 points; Elizabeth York had 20 points; Gracie Beane had 11 points.

UCA: Ashara Spruill had 19 points; Gabi Greene and Kristen Jensen scored 8 points each.

(m) Uwharrie Charter 73, Randleman 70  (3 OT)

UCA: Ashton Troutman had 29 points; Pierce Leonard scored 12 points; Alijah Barker had 11 points; Jordan Harrison had 8 points.

RHS: Lucas Gneiting scored 18 points; Baylor Petty had 17 points; Hunter Atkins had 12 points; Dylan Wheatley scored 10 points.

February 1, 2022 – ALUMNI NEWS

Tanaeshea Ellison (AHS '21) has been named women's basketball Rookie of the Week in the USA South Conference after helping the Pfeiffer Falcons to two wins in three games last week.

For the season, the freshman guard is shooting 46% from the field and currently leading the team in steals, second in assists and third in rebounds.


February 1, 2022 – Tuesday Schedule


6:00 Asheboro at Central Davidson

6:00 SW Randolph at Eastern Randolph
6:00 Providence Grove at Trinity
6:00 Uwharrie Charter at Randleman

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