“Huge win for us, they came in undefeated,” Lumberton head coach Kenny Simmons said. “It was probably the most complete game we’ve played all year.”
Lumberton (5-5, 2-1) led 2-0 at halftime thanks to goals from Barusch Franko and Miguel Bello. After Armando Garcia scored for the Raiders (7-1-2, 1-1-1) to trim the deficit to one, the Pirates responded with their three-goal onslaught. Colby Johnson scored a pair and Franko netted his second goal of the game to cap the Pirates’ offensive outburst. Bello added a game-high three assists.
Lady Mustangs spike East Columbus
ROWLAND — The South Robeson High School volleyball team remains undefeated in the Three Rivers Conference with a 3-0 shutout victory over East Columbus on Wednesday night.
The Lady Mustangs (10-3, 5-0) cruised to a league win in scores of 25-19, 25-21 and 25-15. The South Robeson JV won 2-1.
Swett takes 3rd at SEC tri-meet
LUMBERTON — The Purnell Swett High School girls and boys cross country teams each finished third in the three-school Southeastern Conference meet Wednesday afternoon at Luther Britt Park. The Swett boys’ third-place showing came with a score of 71 points, trailing first-place Pinecrest with 15 and runner-up Richmond with 55 points.
On the girls’ side, the third-place Lady Rams finished with 100 points. Pinecrest took the top spot with 15, followed by Richmond with 60. The