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Monday sports report. Tennis, Golf and MS sports

Revised on: 04.17.2018 at 02:55 p.m.

Posted on: 04.17.2018 at 02:54 p.m.

South Columbus’ Landon Rising shot a 77 at Fairmont CC to take medalist honors in Monday’s TRC match. He came in three strokes ahead of Caleb Click. Whiteville’s Matthew Townsend finished in a third-place tie with West Bladen’s Evan Richardson and Chad Garner. Each shot an 83. South Columbus again posted the low team score with a 343. West Bladen was second at 359 and Whiteville third at 363.

Squads in places two through four held serve in Boys Tennis Monday. Whiteville defeated West Columbus 8-1. St. Pauls downed West Bladen 7-2 and East Columbus won 6-3 over East Bladen. Tennis standings and upcoming matches can be found at the end of this post.

Middle school softball and baseball regular season play in s winding down. Central swept Tabor City 10-0 and 6-2 in baseball. Nakina defeated Williams 9-5. Acme-Delco shut out Evergreen 10-0. Cerro Gordo handed Chadbourn a 13-3 loss. Softball saw Williams narrowly escape Nakina’s upset bid, winning 13-12 in eight innings. Acme-Delco defeated Chadbourn 21-1.

Three Girls Soccer non-conference matches were cancelled due to unplayable field conditions.

TRC Boys Tennis* Standings (through 4/16)

 South Columbus                           12-0

Whiteville                                        9-2

St. Pauls                                          8-3

East Columbus (1A)                       6-3

West Bladen                                   3-8

West Columbus (1A)                     2-8

Fairmont                                         2-9

East Bladen                                    1-10

*South Robeson and Red Springs do not field Boys Tennis teams.

April 16 (Monday)

West Columbus 1 at Whiteville 8

East Bladen 3 at East Columbus 6

St. Pauls 7 at West Bladen 2

April 17 (Tuesday)

West Columbus at Fairmont (make up from 3/1)

April 18 (Wednesday)

Whiteville @ St.Pauls

West Bladen at South Columbus

East Columbus at Fairmont

April 19 (Thursday)

Whiteville at East Bladen (from 3/21)

April 20 (Friday)

St. Pauls at East Columbus (from 3/21)

TRC Girls Soccer* Standings  (through 4/16)

                                             Conference           Overall

                                                  W-L                     W-L

East Bladen                        8-0                       10-0

Whiteville                            7-1                        7-7

West Columbus (1A)        3-4-1                     3-6-2

St. Pauls                            3-4-1                     3-4-2

Red Springs                      2-4-1                     3-6-2

East Columbus (1A)         2-5-1                     2-6-1

South Columbus               3-5                        3-8

West Bladen                      1-6                        1-11

*South Robeson and Fairmont do not field Girls Soccer teams.


April 16 (Monday)

West Columbus at Loris, SC, cancelled

Pender at East Columbus, cancelled

West Bladen at Wallace-Rose Hill, cancelled

April 17 (Tuesday)

Whiteville at Red Springs (JV and Varsity) 5pm

West Columbus at West Bladen, 6 pm

East Bladen at South Columbus, 5pm

East Columbus at St. Pauls, 6pm

April 19 (Thursday)

St. Pauls at Whiteville, 6pm

West Columbus at South Columbus, 5pm

East Columbus at East Bladen, 6pm

Red Springs at West Bladen, 6pm

April 20 (Friday)

East Bladen at Scotland County, 6pm

Red Springs at Lumberton, 7pm


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