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  • West Brunswick beats South...

    BOILING SPRING LAKES — West Brunswick beat South Brunswick 1-0 in a conference soccer game Oct. 5.

    The victory completed a season sweep of the Cougars and kept the Trojans in contention for the Class 3A title in the Mideastern 3A/4A Conference.

    West is 2-1 and Topsail 2-0 in the 3A part of the conference. West has a rematch with Topsail on Oct. 25. West is 2-10-1 overall.

    South is 0-3 in the 3A part of the conference, 0-11 overall.

  • Sloup second in college tourney...

    Winthrop junior Ashley Sloup finished second in the Starmount Forest Fall Classic Oct. 4.

    Sloup, a South Brunswick graduate, finished at 9-over par in the three-day tournament in Greensboro. She shot a 76-71-75 — 222.

    Hollee Sadler of Tennessee Tech won the tourney by three strokes. She shot a 74-72-73 — 219 (6-over par).

    Sadler entered the final round a stroke ahead of Sloup. They played the final round together.

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  • Trojans lose to Topsail in soccer

     SHALLOTTE — West Brunswick lost 2-1 to Topsail in a Mideastern 3A/4A Conference soccer game Sept. 29 at West.

    With the loss, West is 1-1 in the 3A part of the conference.

    Topsail is 2-0 in the 3A part of the conference. It beat the Cougars 2-0 Sept. 27.

    South is 0-2 in the 3A part of the conference.

    West has a rematch with South on Oct. 6 and a rematch with Topsail on Oct. 25. The games most likely will determine whether West makes the state playoffs. The top 3A team in the conference is the only team guaranteed a spot.

  • Croatan defeats North Brunswick...

     LELAND — Croatan scored three first-half goals and went on to beat North Brunswick 3-2 in an East Central Conference soccer game Sept. 28.

    Croatan is 1-1 in the six-team conference, 5-6 overall. North is 0-1-1, 8-2-3 overall.

    The Cougars scored 1 minutes, 47 seconds into the game on a shot into the upper left of the goal.

    Croatan scored twice in the final 6:04 of the half. A low shot rolled inside the left post in giving Croatan a 2-0 lead.

  • West Brunswick beats South...

     Staff Report

    West Brunswick beat South Columbus 6-3 in a non-conference tennis match Sept. 26 at Ocean Isle Beach Park Tennis Center.

    West won four singles matches.

    At No. 3, senior Emily Long won 6-4, 6-2. At No. 4, junior Bianca Desimone won 6-4, 6-2. At No. 5, junior Rylee Jones won 6-7 (9-11), 6-0, 11-9. At No. 6, senior Catherine Cheatham won 6-4, 6-2.

    West won two doubles matches.

    At No. 2, Desimone and senior McKenzie Winberg won 8-4. At No. 3, Cheatham and sophomore Madison Ward won 8-3.

  • North Brunswick vs. Hawks...