ASHEBORO EASTERN RANDOLPH FAITH CHRISTIAN FAYETTEVILLE STREET PROVIDENCE GROVE RANDLEMAN SOUTHWESTERN RANDOLPH TRINITY UWHARRIE CHARTER. WHEATMORE

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August 24, 2019 – Saturday Schedule

FOOTBALL

6:00 East Davidson at Providence Grove (resume suspended game, 7-0 PG at halftime)


August 23, 2019 – Friday Results

FOOTBALL

Oak Grove 54, Trinity 0

Providence Grove 7, East Davidson 0 SUSPENDED (halftime) SAT, 8/24 6PM

Randleman 21, Asheboro 12 SUSPENDED (halftime) MON, 8/26
Wheatmore 14, West Davidson 13 SUSPENDED (3:53 IN 2nd quarter) MON, 8/26
Eastern Randolph at Chatham Central POSTPONED MON, 8/26
SW Randolph at South Stanly POSTPONED MON, 8/26

VOLLEYBALL

Faith Christian def. Tabernacle (Monroe) 3-0


August 22, 2019 – Thursday Results

MEN'S SOCCER

5:00 Faith Christian at Community Baptist (Reidsville)

6:00 Randleman at West Davidson
Thomasville at Wheatmore - POSTPONED (9/5)
Central Davidson at Trinity - POSTPONED

WOMEN'S TENNIS

Uwharrie Charter def. North Moore 5-0

UCA winners: Rachel Brooks, Lanie Jobe, Maggie Kern, Kristen Cheek, Brinley Ingram; No doubles were played due to weather.

4:30 Asheboro at Southwest Guilford

4:30 Randleman at Ledford
Oak Grove at Wheatmore - POSTPONED

VOLLEYBALL

Union Pines def. Asheboro 3-0 (25-10, 25-17, 25-14)

Rockwell Christian def. Fayetteville Street 3-2 (15-25, 25-22, 25-18, 21-25, 15-13)
Faith Christian def. Community Baptist 3-0
Uwharrie Charter def. Albemarle 3-0 (25-6, 25-11, 25-7)

Providence Grove def. Southern Guilford 3-0 (25-18, 25-16, 25-14)

PG: Kaylee bowman 20 assists, Kaitlin Sexton 12 kills, Malea Ferguson 14 kills, Jill stern 8 kills and 18 digs. 

Wheatmore def. Southwest Guilford 3-1 (25-15, 15-25, 25-20, 25-17)

WHS: Hope Turbyfill had 16 kills, 1 block, 16 digs and 4 service points, Abbey Parrish had 13 service pts with 3 aces, 8 digs, Kaleigh Craft had 3 kills, 1 block, 35 assists, 14 digs, 4 service pts.

August 21, 2019AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

Trevor Marsh, a three year player for Randolph County Post 45, has been named the National Player of the Year in American Legion Baseball. Marsh received the 2019 George W. Rulon Player of the Year award Tuesday at the American Legion World Series in Shelby, NC.

Marsh is a graduate of Asheboro High School and currently a student-athlete at UNC-Wilmington. He was also named the Most Valuable Player in this years Mid-Atlantic Regional tournament.

Article from The Courier-Tribune.

Post-season awards article from The American Legion.


August 21, 2019 – Wednesday Results

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES – in Shelby

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Idaho Falls, ID 5, Fargo, ND 3 RECAP

VOLLEYBALL

SW Randolph def. Providence Grove 3-0 (25-12, 25-5, 25-19)

SWR: Payton Shiflet had a break out game with 17 kills, Ashton Manes and Anna Kate Schiebel each added 9 kills, Meredith Smith had 20 digs and Peyton LeRoy had 34 assists and 11 digs.

Ledford def. Randleman 3-2 (26-24, 25-17, 22-25, 17-25, 15-13)

RHS: McKenzie Green led with 40 assists and 4 aces, Ceci Carter had 15 kills, Lindsay Peele had 9 kills and 7 aces, Aubrey Maness had 32 digs.

Trinit def. Oak Grove 3-1 (25-17, 18-25, 26-24, 25-15)

THS: Olivia Stone had 13 kills and 6 blocks. Grace Manning had 10 digs.

MEN'S SOCCER

6:00 Union Pines at Asheboro

6:00 Lexington at Trinity
Thomasville at Wheatmore - POSTPONED THU 7:00

WOMEN'S TENNIS

4:30 Asheboro at Southern Alamance

4:30 Randleman at Providence Grove
4:30 Albemarle at Uwharrie Charter
6:00 SW Randolph at Eastern Guilford

August 20, 2019 – Tuesday Results

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES – in Shelby

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Fargo, ND 2, Idaho Falls, ID 1 - SUSPENDED (top 2nd inning) Wednesday, 10 am

WOMEN'S TENNIS

SW Randolph def. Providence Grove 9-0

SWR winners: Caeleylaine Price, Haley Epps, Andee Bullard, Kaitlyn Gainey, Kristen Phillips, Vanessa Pacheo; Price & Epps, Bullard & Gainey, Phillips & Pacheo.

CROSS COUNTRY

East Davidson def. Wheatmore

WHS boys team lost 23 to 32 to a strong East Davidson team.  Cole Huggins and Logan Hanneman beat their personal record times from last year.  WHS girls team did not have enough runners to score.  

Top 7 Boys:
Jaxon Kimmons 20:16
Finn Owen 20:56
Cole Huggins 21:15
Logan Hanneman 21:20
Dawson Payne 21:44
Jeremiah Hodge 23:26
Chase St.Clair 25:42
Top 4 Girls: 
Morgan Cunha 25:48
Neva Hippert 26:02
Lindsay Hazelwood 26:34
Ellie Greene 36:26

5:00 SW Randolph, S Guilford at Providence Grove

VOLLEYBALL

SW Randolph def. Trinity 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 25-17)

SWR: Ashton Maness had 9 kills and 10 digs, Payton Shiflet had 5 kills, 5 digs and 4 aces, Meredith Smith had 14 digs, Peyton LeRoy had 18 assists and 2 aces.

Wheatmore def. Asheboro 3-1 (25-13, 25-19, 21-25, 25-20)

AHS: Diamond McDowell had 14 kills and 3 blocks, Leah Reid had 12 kills, Elaina Ramon had 12 digs, Taylor Hildreth had 15 digs, Kesley Nance had 4 kills, 19 assists and 7 digs, Kaylen Nance had 12 assists and 4 digs.

WHS: Natalie Dodd had 20 digs, 3 assists, 6 service points (1 ace), Carson Elliott had 21 kills, 19 digs,  13 service points (3 aces).

Randleman def. Montgomery Central 3-1 (25-19, 17-25, 25-13, 25-21)

MEN'S SOCCER

North Moore 2, Asheboro 2

AHS: Jose Cortez scored both goals for Asheboro while Irving Valezquez-Luna and Ubaldo Gutierrez each had an assist.

Montgomery Central 6, Randleman 2

Wheatmore 5, East Davidson 2

WHS: Ryan Smith and Bryce McDevitt scored 2 goals each and Sergio Garcia scored 1 goal. Assists by Jagur Williams (2), Logan Somero, Ryan Baynard and Garcia.


August 19, 2019 – Monday Results

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES – in Shelby

Fargo, ND 9, Shrewsbury, MA 1 RECAP

Idaho Falls, ID 4, Randolph County, NC 3 RECAP

NATIONAL SEMIFINALS

Fargo, ND 11, Destrehan, LA 4 RECAP

Idaho Falls, ID 4, Danville, IL 3 (9 innings) RECAP

WOMEN'S TENNIS

Wheatmore def. Randleman 9-0

WHS winners: Kara Comer, Hannah Carter, Kyndall Fritz, Taylor Comer, Lexi Gerlock, Kelly Carrick; Fritz & T Comer, Gerlock & Carrick.

6:00 Asheboro at Southeast Guilford

4:30 SW Randolph at Southern Alamance

CROSS COUNTRY

Wheatmore at East Davidson - POSTPONED TUE 8/20

VOLLEYBALL

SW Randolph def. Eastern Randolph 3-0 (25-9, 25-20, 25-12)

SWR: Payton Shiflet had 8 kills, 13 digs and 4 aces; Ashton Maness had 5 kills, 8 digs and 4 aces; Peyton LeRoy had 18 assists; Anna Kate Schiebel had 3 kills and 3 blocks. 

Providence Grove def. Chatham Central 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-16)

PG: Kaitlin Sexton 14 kills and 3 blocks; Kaylee Bowman 24 assists; Jordan Waugh had 16 digs.

Wheatmore def. East Davidson 3-0 (25-14, 25-13, 25-12)

WHS: Abbey Parrish had 11 service points (2 aces) and 8 digs; Natalie Dodd had 9 service points (2 aces) and 12 digs; Hope Turbyfill had 7 service points (1 ace), 10 digs and 8 kills; Carson Elliott had 7 service points (2 aces), 11 digs and 9 kills.

Trinity def. Thomasville 3-0 (25-14, 25-21, 25-18)

Uwharrie Charter def. Lee Christian 3-0

MEN'S SOCCER

Uwharrie Charter 5, Lee Christian 3

5:00 Chatham Charter at Eastern Randolph
6:00 Thomasville at Trinity
Wheatmore at East Davidson - POSTPONED TUE 8/20

August 18, 2019 – Sunday Results

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES – in Shelby

Danville, IL 7, Festus, MO 5 RECAP

Fargo, ND 5, Shrewsbury, MA 1 - SUSPENDED (bot 3) (11am Monday)
Randolph County, NC (1-1) vs Idaho Falls, ID (2-0) - POSTPONED (1pm Monday)

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES


August 17, 2019 – AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

Randolph County got six hit from six different players but were only able to score one run and dropped a 4-1 decision to Fargo, ND Saturday afternoon in the American Legion World Series.

Colby Hammer's first inning double drove in Trevor Marsh for Post 45's only run.

Starter Braxton Davis gave up the four runs in four innings of work and took the loss. Matthew Brewer (1.1 innings) and Hunter Hill (1.2 innings) threw scoreless ball in relief.

Both teams have 1-1 records in the ALWS with one game left in pool play. Fargo plays Shrewsbury, MA (0-2) at 4:00 Sunday followed by Randolph County vs. Idaho Falls, ID (2-0) at 7:30.

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES


August 17, 2019 – Saturday Results

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES – in Shelby

Idaho Falls, ID 4, Shrewsbury, MA 0 RECAP

Fargo, ND 4, Randolph County, NC 1 RECAP
Destrehan, LA 14, vs Albuquerque, NM 6 RECAP

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES


August 16, 2019 – Friday Results

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES – in Shelby

Danville, IL 13, Albuquerque, NM 2 RECAP

Destrehan, LA 9, Festus, MO 1 RECAP

August 16, 2019 – AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

Trevor Marsh picked up where he left off in the Mid-Atlantic Regional with a 3 for 4 night in Post 45's opening win in the American Legion World Series. Marsh had a double, rbi and scored two runs in Randolph County's 8-4 win over Shrewsbury, Massachusetts.

Easton Morgan was 2 for 4 with a run scored, Braxton Davis hit a solo home run and Randolph also got hits from Spencer Lanier (run) and Austin Curry (rbi).

Dawson Davis got the win in relief of starter Bryson Hamlet. Davis pitched an inning and two-thirds before giving way to Trevor Marsh who pitched the seventh inning.

Friday is an off day for both teams. Shrewsbury returns to action Saturday against Idaho Falls at 1:00. Randolph County will play Fargo at 4:00 Saturday.

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES


August 15, 2019 – Thursday Results

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES – in Shelby

Destrehan, LA 12, Danville, IL 1 RECAP

Festus, MO 4, Albuquerque, NM 1 RECAP
Idaho Falls, ID 7, Fargo, ND 3 RECAP
Randolph County, NC 8, Shrewsbury, MA 4 RECAP

August 14, 2019 – AMERICAN LEGION SOFTBALL

Cumberland County went undefeated in the 2019 State Championship Tournament, coming from behind to defeat Alamance County 8-2 in the championship game at Cleveland Community College.

Cumberland Post 32 defeated Alamance Post 36 on the opening day of the tournament for the Eastern North Carolina Championship by scoring nine runs in the final innings for an 11-4 win. In the championship game, Post 32 scored a run in the sixth inning to break a 2-2 tie then broke the game open with a 5 run top of the seventh and held on for the win.

In Monday's Western Championship, Davidson Post 8 defeated Caldwell County 2-1.

LADY LEGION SOFTBALL


August 14, 2019 – AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

Due to thunderstorms forecast for the Shelby area Wednesday afternoon, the 'Host City Welcome' events which normally take place in and around the downtown area have been moved to Cleveland Community College. Some of the planned events have been canceled and others are no longer open to the public due to space restrictions and will only be available to members of the participating ALWS teams.

Baseball begins Thursday with all eight teams in action. Randolph County Post 45 will take on Shrewsbury, Massachusetts Post 397 in the final game of opening day. First pitch is scheduled for 7:30 pm.

After an off day Friday, Post 45 plays at 4:00 Saturday afternoon against Fargo, North Dakota.

A change has been made to the Post 45 schedule for Sunday. Instead of an afternoon game as was on the original schedule, Randolph County will play Idaho Falls, Idaho at 7:30.

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES


August 13, 2019 – AMERICAN LEGION SOFTBALL

Tomorrow's final day schedule in the 2019 Lady Legion State Tournament is set with Alamance Post 63 facing Davidson Post 8 in a 10 AM elimination game. The winner will face Cumberland Post 32 in the championship round at 1:00.

Cumberland has not lost in the double elimination tournament and is the team that put both Alamance and Davidson into the loser's bracket.

The tournament is being played at Cleveland Community College in Shelby.

LADY LEGION SOFTBALL


August 13, 2019 – AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

The City of Shelby will welcome teams to the 2019 American Legion World Series with the annual Host City Welcome, a street festival held the day before the games begin at Keeter Stadium.

The eight Regional Champions will be welcomed by local officials, compete in a cornhole tournament and receive commemorative medallions recognizing their achievement in reaching the ALWS.

Festivities begin at 5:15 pm Wednesday with music around the uptown Shelby area numerous restaurants to choose from.

AMERICAN LEGION WORLD SERIES


August 12, 2019AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

Randolph County will return to the American Legion World Series for a third straight year after winning the Mid-Atlantic Region Sunday at McCrary Park.

Post 45 will be in the 'Stripes Division' when pool play begins Thursday at Keeter Stadium in Shelby. Also in that pool of teams will be Idaho Falls, Idaho; Shrewsbury, Massachusetts; and Fargo, North Dakota.

The 'Stars Division' will consist of Destrehan, Louisiana; Albuquerque, New Mexico; Festus, Missouri; and Danville, Illinois.

LADY LEGION SOFTBALL

Shelby is also hosting the North Carolina Lady Legion Softball State Championship this week. Alamance Post 63 from Area 3 as well as neighboring Davidson Post 8 will be in action today when the double-elimination tournament begins at Cleveland Community College.

The 2019 State Champion will be crowned Wednesday afternoon.

The schedule is available on the LADY LEGION SOFTBALL page.


August 11, 2019AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

Post 45 won their third straight Regional Championship Sunday at McCrary Park with two hard-fought wins against the Virginia champions Vienna Post 180.

Having suffered a 6-2 loss to Vienna in the double-elimination tournament on Thursday, Randolph County had to win two games against Post 180 while Vienna needed just one win to earn that program's first regional title.

Trevor Marsh got his first start of the season for Post 45 in the first game of the afternoon and delivered a beautifully pitched complete game shut out to give Vienna their first loss in the tournament. Marsh was supported by an errorless defensive effort and he contributed at the plate with a double and a home run.

Braxton Davis pitched six innings in the final game of the regional and earned the win with two runs allowed on six hits. Tatum Marsh pitched the seventh inning for Post 45 and got the save.

Trevor Marsh was named the Most Valuable Player of the Mid-Atlantic Regional with outstanding efforts pitching, hitting and in the outfield. Marsh pitched in three games with a 2-0 record and drove in 10 runs with eight hits which included two doubles and two home runs.

After winning the Southeast Regional each of the last two years, Randolph County will make their third straight appearance in the American Legion World Series as the 2019 champion of the Mid-Atlantic Regional. The ALWS begins Thursday in Shelby, NC.

Post 45's first game will be against Shrewsbury, Massachusetts Post 397 at 7:30 Thursday night.


August 11, 2019 – Sunday Results

LEGION BASEBALLMID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL FINALS (at McCrary Park)

Randolph County, NC 3, Vienna, VA 0

Randolph County, NC 3, Vienna, VA 2

August 10, 2019 – Sunday Schedule

LEGION BASEBALLMID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL FINALS (at McCrary Park)

1:30 Randolph County, NC vs Vienna, VA

IF Randolph County wins the 1:30 game, THEN

4:30 Randolph County, NC vs Vienna, VA


August 10, 2019 – Saturday Results

LEGION BASEBALLMID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL (at McCrary Park)

Randolph County, NC 7, Morgantown, WV 5

Vienna, VA 6, Brooklawn, NJ 2

MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL


August 9, 2019 – Saturday Schedule

LEGION BASEBALLMID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL (at McCrary Park)

4:30 Randolph County, NC vs Morgantown, WV

7:30 (apx) Vienna, VA vs Brooklawn, NJ

MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL


August 9, 2019 – Friday Results

LEGION BASEBALLMID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL (at McCrary Park)

Brooklawn, NJ 8, Wilmington, NC 3

Randolph County, NC 11, Middletown, DE 6
Vienna, VA  15, Morgantown, WV 1

August 8, 2019 – Thursday Results

LEGION BASEBALLMID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL (at McCrary Park)

Middletown, DE 10, Funkstown, MD 5

Brooklawn, NJ 9, Hamburg, NY 3
Morgantown, WV 9, Wilmington, NC 4
Vienna, VA 6, Randolph County, NC 2

August 7, 2019 – Wednesday Results

LEGION BASEBALLMID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL (at McCrary Park)

Morgantown, West Virginia 6, Middletown, Delaware 5 (8 innings)

Vienna, Virginia 8, Brooklawn, New Jersey 7
Wilmington, NC 14, Funkstown, Maryland 4
Randolph County, NC 11, Hamburg, New York 5

August 5, 2019 – AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL

The 2019 American Legion Mid-Atlantic Regional begins Wednesday at McCrary Park in Asheboro. The schedule calls for four games Wednesday and Thursday, three games Friday, two on Saturday and championship Sunday will feature one or two games.

Action begins Wednesday morning at 9:30 with Middletown, Delaware facing Morgantown, West Virginia followed by Vienna, Virginia against Brooklawn, New Jersey at approximately 12:30. The second session begins at 4:30 with Funkstown, Maryland against Wilmington, North Carolina and the final game on day one will match Hamburg, New York against the host team, Randolph County.

Ticket options include a tournament pass (good for every game) for $40. Tickets for each two game session are $12 and a ticket to the single game at 12:30 Friday is $6.

MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL


August 4, 2019 AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL - UPDATED

Morgantown Post 2 has won the West Virginia Championship and will represent The Mountain State in the Mid-Atlantic Regional.

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Rain has delayed the West Virginia State Tournament by one day. The decisive title game between Berkely and Morgantown is scheduled for noon Sunday at Potomac State College. The winner will join seven other teams when the 2019 Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament begins Wednesday at McCrary Park.

MID-ATLANTIC REGIONAL


August 1, 2019 FALL SPORTS

August 1st marks the beginning of the Fall sports season for public schools in North Carolina. Today is the first day of practice with regular season contests allowed the week of August 19th.

The eight public schools in Randolph are expected to field more than 50 varsity teams in seven sports.



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