Bandys Battles To Tie
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 that’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. Maiden’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