Today's Sports

  • County high school wrestling...

     LELAND—The three county high schools ended their regular season of wrestling with the conference championships Saturday at North Brunswick. Two West freshmen were among the six Trojans who won county titles.

    At 106, West senior Ronnie Dellinger beat South senior Steven Van Voight 9-0. Dellinger is 34-2.

    At 113, West freshman Jyquan Green beat South sophomore Jarrett Walls 5-3. Green is 6-7.

    At 120, South sophomore Dustin Jones won by injury default over North’s Gabe Self. Jones is 22-21.

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  • West JV boys’ basketball team...

     The West junior varsity boys’ basketball team improved to 10-1 in the conference and 14-2 overall by routing South Columbus 51-28 Friday.

    Eleven Trojans scored in the victory. O.J. Hill was the top scorer with 12 points.

    West trailed in the first quarter, but Saadiq Johnson hit a 3-pointer from the corner to cut the Stallions’ lead to 15-12. Johnson then hit a 3-pointer early in the second quarter, giving West a 20-17 lead. The Trojans outscored the Stallions 12-4 in the quarter and led 26-19 at the half.

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  • New home, different outlook for...

     The Brunswick Community College baseball team begins the 2012 season on a new field.

    When the Dolphins play Catawba Valley Community College in the first game of a doubleheader that starts at noon Feb. 11, it will be the first game on the field across from the Dinah E. Gore Fitness & Aquatics Center.

    The field was the result of donations and services by many people, BCC coach Robbie Allen said.

  • VIDEO INCLUDED Lady Dolphins...

      Shanita Hampton and Emily Schweer each sank free throws in the final 10.9 seconds of overtime as the Brunswick Community College women’s basketball team beat Lenoir 69-67 Feb. 1 at the Dinah E. Gore Fitness & Aquatics Center gym.

    Hampton, who missed a game-winning layup in the final seconds of regulation, scored 26 points. Shaquitta Jones, who did not play in the first half, scored 18 points.

  • West boys’ JV improves to 12-2

    Staff Report

    The West Brunswick junior varsity improved to 8-1 in the conference and 12-2 overall as it beat North Brunswick 78-69 Jan. 24 and won 38-35 on Friday at West Bladen.
    The victory over North also gave West the county title.
    For West, O.J. Hill scored 19 points, Zarie Hankins 12, Demaria Evans 11 and T.J. Fullwood and Saadiq Johnson nine each.
    For North Brunswick, Terrence Brown scored 14 points, Chris Graham 15 and Shelton Perkins 10.