N-C soccer opens playoffs with 7-1 victory

Michael Christopher
Sports Editor

The Newton-Conover High School soccer team opened the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Class 2A playoffs with a 7-1 victory against North Davidson on Wednesday at Gurley Stadium.

They will now host Lexington Senior on Saturday at a time to be determined later. Lexington defeated East Lincoln 5-3 in its opener.

Read more in Friday's edition about Wednesday's game. Also, make sure to check Thursday's edition of the Observer News Enterprise for a feature article on five seniors from the N-C soccer team.

Other local scores:
Class 2A
Lake Norman Charter 10, Maiden 1
Forest Hills 2, Bandys 1
Surry Central 4, Foard 0

Class 3A
Asheville 4, St. Stephens 0
Hickory 4, J.M. Robinson 0