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The Bandys Trojans battled the North Lincoln Knights to a 0-0 ties Thursday at Bandys. North Lincoln is the No. 16 2-A team in the state. Bandys coach Cliff Mayer said he was proud of his team because the Trojans were without three starters.
The Trojans are 2-3-1 overall and 0-1-0 in conference play.
R-S CENTRAL 1, FRED T. FOARD 1
Fred T. Foard and R-S Central were tied at halftime Thursday, and thatâ€™s how they ended the match.
Both teams scored a goal in the second half to earn the draw. Nick Bolick scored the lone goal for Foard.
The Tigers play Monday at Alexander Central.
MAIDEN 3, EAST BURKE 1
The Maiden Blue Devils defeated East Burke on the road Thursday. The Blue Devils won 3-1 in a conference match against the Cavaliers.
Maiden won the match 25-12, 25-19, 21-25 and 25-14.
Mackenzie Garrison led Maiden with 22 kills, 10 blocks and 21 service points. Maidenâ€™s Ibtxhis Kang contributed with 43 assists and 20 service points.
Maiden plays Tuesday at home against Bunker Hill.
NEWTON-CONOVER 3, DRAUGHN 0
Newton-Conover swept Draughn on Thursday at Newton-Conover. The Red Devils won 25-10, 25-7 and 25-13.
Newton-Conover plays Saturday at home against St. Stephens and West Iredell in a pair of non-conference matches.
BUNKER HILL 3, WEST CALDWELL 0
The Bears defeated the Warriors at Bunker Hill on Thursday and earned their second conference win of the season.
The Bears won 25-10, 25-19, 25-23.
Kristen Moore led the Bears with four aces, and Haley Null had six kills.
Bunker Hill plays Tuesday at Maiden.
HICKORY 8, FRED T. FOARD 1
Jackie Lomboy (H) d. Amanda Lail (FTF) 6-3, 6-2; Ana Drummond (FTF) d. Erynn Hurst 6-1, 6-2; Nadia Juerges (H) d. Jackie Ogg 7-5, 6-2, 10-8; Caroline Poole (H) d. Julia Long (FTF) 6-0, 6-2; Caroline Smith (H) d. Brittanie Hunsucker 6-0, 6-1; Zoe Fisher (H) d. Haley Hurst 6-0, 6-0.
Lomboy-Hurst (H) d. Lail-Long 10-7; Poole-Fisher (H) d. Ogg-Drummond 8-4; Jessie Herfort-Hailey Huckabee (H) d. Hunsucker-Hurst 8-1
MAIDEN 7, BUNKER HILL 2
Kaylyn Key(M) def Crystal Thao 6-1, 6-1; Cinderella Yang(M) def May Thao 6-1, 5-7, (10-3); Lacy Ballard(BH) def Laura Melonakos 6-4, 6-2; Michelle Lor(M) def Alex Lombardo 6-1, 6-0; Molly Black(M) def Le Xiong 6-0, 6-3;; Nhoell Inthavong(M) def Nue Xiong 6-3, 6-0
Thao/Thao(BH) def Key/Yang 8-6; Lor/Inthavong(M) def Ballard/Lombardo 8-4; Black/Taylor Johnson(M) def Xiong/Megan Hass 8-3
NEWTON-CONOVER 9, SOUTH IREDELL 0
Ellie Choppa (NC) d Megan Kelly 6-1 6-2; Hanna Sigmon (NC) d Savanna Baxter 6-1 6-0; Alex Barone (NC) d Madison McCoy 6-0 6-1; Brittany Wuokko (NC) d Tori Plyer 6-0 6-0; Deanna Dessert (NC) d Lindsey Walker 6-0 6-0; Jessica Abernathy (NC) d Brea Murphy 6-0 6-0
Hanna Sigmon-Alex Barone (NC) d Megan Kelly-Tori Plyer 8-1: Ellie Choppa-Kara Schell (NC) d Savanna Baxter-Madison McCoy 8-1: Brittany Wuokko-Jessica Abernathy (NC) d Lindsey Walker- Brea Murphy 8-1