PREP, COLLEGE ROUNDUP: Southwest football beats Western

The High Point Enterprise, N.C.
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Mar. 27—TRIAD — Southwest Guilford defeated Western Guilford 24-17 in Piedmont Triad 3A Conference football Friday at Western.

The Cowboys improved to 4-1 overall and 3-0 in the conference. They will play Friday at Dudley in a key PTC matchup.

BISHOP McGUINNESS, SOUTH STOKES

WALNUT COVE — Bishop McGuinness beat South Stokes 34-29 in Northwest 1A Conference football Friday at South Stokes.

The Villains improved to 2-3 overall and 2-1 in the conference. They host rival Mount Airy on Wednesday.

RAGSDALE, NW GUILFORD

GREENSBORO — Ragsdale lost 33-7 against Northwest Guilford in Metro 4A Conference football Friday at Northwest.

The Tigers dropped to 2-3 overall and 1-1 in the conference. They will host Grimsley on Thursday.

SOUTHERN GUILFORD, SE GUILFORD

PLEASANT GARDEN — Southern Guilford lost 21-0 against Southeast Guilford in Mid-Piedmont 3A Conference football Friday at Southeast.

The Storm dipped to 3-1 overall and 2-1 in the conference. They will host Southern Alamance on Thursday.

TRINITY, RANDLEMAN

RANDLEMAN — Trinity fell 38-0 against Randleman in PAC-7 2A football Friday at Randleman.

The Bulldogs dropped to 1-4 overall and 1-3 in conference. They play Friday against T.W. Andrews at AJ Simeon Stadium.

WHEATMORE, EASTERN RANDOLPH

RAMSEUR — Eastern Randolph raced past Wheatmore 42-8 in PAC-7 2A football Friday at Eastern Randolph.

Perry Welch scored a 5-yard TD and Gavin Dennis ran in a 2-point score to highlight the Warriors (1-3 overall, 1-3 conference). They will play Thursday at Jordan-Matthews.

BASEBALL WESLEYAN CHRISTIAN, N. RALEIGH CHRISTIAN

RALEIGH — Wesleyan Christian crushed North Raleigh Christian 10-0 in six innings Friday in baseball at NRCA.

Grant Aycock went 2 for 3 with a grand slam and a solo home run to lead the Trojans (4-4), who scored five runs in the second inning, two in the third and sixth, and one in the fourth.

Thomas Bowman also had two hits — including a double — and two RBIs, while Christian Walker and Mason Russell each had a hit and an RBI.

Hudson Lance pitched a two-hit shutout, striking out seven while walking one.

SOCCER HP CHRISTIAN, CALVARY DAY

WINSTON-SALEM — High Point Christian fell 5-1 against Calvary Day in PTAC girls soccer Friday at Calvary.

The Cougars, who trailed 4-0 at halftime, dipped to 5-3 overall and 1-2 in the conference.

TENNIS WESLEYAN CHRISTIAN, N. RALEIGH CHRISTIAN

RALEIGH — Wesleyan Christian edged North Raleigh Christian 5-4 in boys tennis Friday at NRCA.

Logan Prillaman, Luke Rudolph and Lucas Newton won in singles for the Trojans (2-3). Prillaman/Duncan Bell and Newton/Jaden Difoggio won in doubles.

HIGH POINT CHRISTIAN, CALVARY DAY

WINSTON-SALEM — High Point Christian fell 7-2 against Calvary Day in PTAC boys tennis Friday at the Joe White Tennis Center.

Ethan Kim won his No. 2 singles match while Ian Jones and Finch Jones teamed to win their No. 2 doubles match for the Cougars, who also got an exhibition win from Gabriel Kim and Calvin Davies.

MIDDLE SCHOOL HP CHRISTIAN, CALVARY DAY

WINSTON-SALEM — High Point Christian lost 6-0 against Calvary Day in girls soccer Friday at Calvary. The Cougars play again Monday at Caldwell.

HPU BASEBALL, GARDNER-WEBB

HIGH POINT — High Point University lost 6-3 against Gardner-Webb in Big South Conference baseball Friday at Williard Stadium.

Cole Singsank went 3 for 4 while Adam Stuart and Justin Ebert each had a hit and an RBI to lead the Panthers (8-10), who were tied 3-3 through six innings before allowing three runs in the top of the ninth.

Carter Sheppard (0-3) took the loss for High Point in 1 2/3 innings of relief, while Kyle Skidmore (1-0) got the win for the Runnin' Bulldogs following a solid seven-inning performance by starter Mason Miller.

Mitch McLendon went 2 for 5 with two doubles and two RBIs to lead Gardner-Webb (5-9).

RICHMOND, Va. — High Point University lost 17-10 against Richmond in Southern Conference men's lacrosse Friday at Richmond.

Asher Nolting had two goals and one assist to lead the Panthers (2-5 overall, 1-1 SoCo), who trailed 5-1 after one quarter and 10-4 at halftime. Dalton Sulver and Kevin Rogers each scored two goals, while Hunter Vines had a goal and an assist to highlight the offense for High Point.

Parker Green made 17 saves in goal for the Panthers, who next play Saturday at home against Bellarmine.