Buzz City outlasts Bulldogs
Roanoke Rapids put together a solid performance on Tuesday, defeating Big East 2A/3A guest Nash Central in 3-2 fashion.
The Yellow Jackets (6-4, 4-3 Big East) travel to Franklinton today, while the Bulldogs (10-3, 6-1 Big East) visit Southern Nash.
Albemarle sweeps NEA
ELIZABETH CITY — Sydney Abeyounis booked 14 kills and six service aces on Tuesday to help Albemarle turn back Tar Heel Independent Conference guest Northeast Academy, 3-0.
The 25-18, 25-13, 25-11 victory moved the Colts to 13-4-1 this season (4-1 TIC) ahead of today’s match against Pungo Christian Academy.
NEA (5-5, 1-2 TIC), which fell on Monday to Kerr-Vance Academy, wraps a busy week today as the host of Lawrence Academy.
Tigers prosper at home
WILSON — Wilson Prep earned a Tar Roanoke 1A triumph on Tuesday, dispatching Northampton County in four sets.
WPA (5-4, 5-4 TRAC) returns to work today versus North Edgecombe, while NHC (2-7, 2-7 TRAC) hosts Rocky Mount Prep.
Firebirds capture league victory
Southern Nash halted Roanoke Rapids on Tuesday, 6-1, in a matchup of Big East 2A/3A outfits.
1. Amber Patterson (SN) def. Reagan Mitchell, 5-1 ret.
2. Maura Kennedy (SN) def. Emma Snead, 6-4 6-1
3. Kara Baird (RR) def. Anna Brooks Murray, 6-2 6-1
4. Dari’elle Whitley (SN) def. Savannah Medlin, 6-3 6-3
5. Mckenzie Kennedy (SN) def. Laura Pridgen, 6-3 6-2
6. Julisa Mendoza (SN) def. Ivy Wells, 6-1 6-0
1. Amber Patterson-Maura Kennedy (SN) def. Emma Snead-Kara Baird, 8-1
Southern Nash (9-1, 7-1 Big East) returns to work this afternoon as the host of Louisburg, while RRHS (6-4, 4-4 Big East) travels to Northern Nash.
Jackets spill league neighbor
Roanoke Rapids snapped a two-game skid on Monday with a 4-3 victory over Big East 2A/3A guest Northern Nash.
The Jackets now stand 3-6 (1-2 Big East) this season.
Balmoris Gonzalez played well for the hosts, scoring a goal and brokering another, as did senior Hunter Sparks.
Christopher Contreras rounded out the Buzz City ledger with his first goal of the season.
RRHS returned to the pitch on Wednesday at Rocky Mount, while Northern Nash (3-1-1, 2-1 Big East) welcomed Nash Central.