N-C's Shuford Wins Golden Helmet

Newton-Conover’s Cameron Shuford, left, is this week’s recipient of WNNC’s Golden Helmet Award presented by Coca-Cola.

Shuford, pictured with head coach Nick Bazzle, caught three touchdown passes Friday from quarterback Adonis Hewitt in a 48-14 win at home over the Fred T. Foard Tigers. The senior also had an interception in the non-conference win as well.

East Burke 3, Bunker Hill 0
Bunker Hill lost its conference match Tuesday against the East Burke Cavaliers. The Bears dropped to 2-6 against the Catawba Valley 2-A and 3-9 overall.

The Cavaliers swept the Bears 3-0 at East Burke and won 25-19, 25-15 and 25-21.

Cheyenne Pump led Bunker hill with 10 digs, and Haley Null had three solo blocks and 12 attacks.

Newton-Conover 3, Maiden 1
The Red Devils defeated the Blue Devils in a conference match on Tuesday. Newton-Conover won 25-17, 23-25, 25-22, 25-20.

Melanie Annas led Maiden with 15 kills and 13 digs. Go Lo had a team-high 25 digs, and Ibtxhis Khang contributed 43 assists.

Fred T. Foard 3, South Caldwell 0
The Tigers swept the Spartans on Tuesday in a conference match. The Tigers improved to 2-3 in the Northwestern 3-A/4-A and 6-6 overall with the 3-0 win.

The Tigers won the games 25-17, 25-12, 25-17.

Madison Hayes led Foard with six kills.

Newton-Conover 9, Bandys 0
Ellie Choppa (NC) d Kathyrn Martin 6-0 6-1;Alex Barone (NC) d Brandi Edmondson 6-3 6-3;Hanna Sigmon (NC) d Kelly Kruse 6-1 6-2; Brittany Wuokko (NC) d Maria Carcinci 6-1 6-0; Deanna Dessert (NC) d Alexis Wagner 6-2 6-0; Jessica Abernathy (NC) d Courtney Wimberly 6-2 6-0

Hanna Sigmon-Alex Barone (NC) d Karthyn Martin-Brandi Edmondson 6-2;Ellie Choppa-Deanna Dessert (NC) d Kelly Kruse-Maria Carinci 6-0;Jessica Abernathy-Brittany Wuokko (NC) Christina Rodriguez-Alexa Beaman 6-0

Bunker Hill 6, South Iredell 3
Crystal Thao (BHHS) d Megan Kelly 6-0, 6-0; May Thao (BHHS) d Savanna Baxter 6-0, 6-0; Lacey Ballard (BHHS) d Madison McCoy 6-1, 6-2; Alex Lombardo (BHHS) d Brea Murphy 6-0, 6-1; Le Xiong (BHHS) d Lindsay Woalker 6-1, 6-0; Nue Xiong (BHHS) d Tori Plyler 6-1, 6-0

Kelly-McCoy (SI) d Kristina Lo-Annie Dara 8-1; Baxter-Murphy (SI) d Sierra Duncan-Emily Miller 8-1; Walker-Plyler (SI) d Ariel Newsome-Paige Lail 8-6

Maiden 9, West Caldwell 0
Kaylyn Key(M) def Megan Moffitt  6-1, 6-0; Cinderella Yang(M) def Emily Spencer  6-1, 6-1; Michelle Lor(M) def Carolee Coffey  6-1, 6-2; Laura Melonakos(M) def Emily Jones  6-1, 6-1; Molly Black(M) def Taylor Emerson  6-0, 6-0; Nhoell Inthavong(M) def Logan Anderson  6-2, 6-2

Key/Yang(M) def Moffitt/Spencer  8-2; Lor/Inthavong(M) def Jones/Emerson  8-0; Melonakos/Black(M) def Coffey/Anderson  8-3