South Point High School Sports in the News

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Ashbrook 114, Crest 153, South Point 154, Forestview 165, North Gaston 168, Hunter Huss 169, East Gaston 171 — In a nine-hole match at Gastonia Municipal, Ashbrook’s Courtney Taylor and Crest’s Katie Thackerson logged scores of 35 for medalist honors Monday. South Point’s Alexa Mooney (37), East Gaston’s Samantha Godfrey (55), Forestview’s Shannon Smith (53), Hunter Huss’ Brittany Harrelson (55) and North Gaston’s Courtney Tigner (54) led their schools respectively. Hunter Huss hosts the next Big South meet Linwood Country Club next Monday.

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South Point 3, Highland Tech 1 (25-10, 24-26, 25-12, 25-15) — Kristen Barker had six kills and Chrissy Pickert had nine aces. South Point plays Thursday at North Gaston.

JV Volleyball

South Point 2, Highland Tech 0 (25-16, 25-19) — Abby Leong had four aces and Emily Wallace had four kills in the win.

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South Point’s Elyse Will finished 15th out of 306 runners in the championship division of the Eye Opener Cross Country race Saturday in Spartanburg, S.C. Will completed the race in 20 minutes, 59 seconds.

Other Sports News for Belmont

From Gazette reports:

Varsity golf
*Ashbrook 118, Crest 146, Forestview 159, North Gaston 161, South Point 162, East Gaston 166, Hunter Huss 170 — In a seven-team Big South Conference meet at Green Meadows Golf Course, Megan Burnham (36) and Courtney Taylor (38) led the Green Wave on Monday. Crest’s Katie Thackerson shot a 35 to win medallist honors. East Gaston’s Samantha Godfrey (46), Forestview’s Kate Fitzmaurice (51), Hunter Huss’ Taylor Wolfe (51), North Gaston’s Courtney Tignor (49) and South Point’s Alexa Mooney (42) led the schools in scoring respectively. The next Big South Conference meet is Sept. 10 at Gastonia Municipal Golf Course.

Varsity girls tennis
*Ashbrook 9, South Point 0 (non-conference) — Ashbrook (4-3) plays host to Providence on Thursday. South Point falls to 0-1.
Singles: Brittany Hovis d. Allison Harris 6-1, 6-0; Ashley Hovis d. Megan Debelius 6-1, -2; Ariel Burgoon d. Becca Samuelson 6-1, 6-0; Maddy Steffey d. Sara Elliott 6-1, 6-2; Emily Stephey d. Carly Miesler 6-0, 6-1; Becca Lane d. Katie McLean 6-2, 6-1. Doubles: Hovis-Hovis d. Harris-Debelius 8-2; Burgoon-M. Stephey d. Elliott-Miesler 8-0; E. Stephey-Mary Floyd d. Samuelson-Maness 8-2

Varsity Volleyball  

*Ashbrook 3, South Point 2 (12-25, 25-22, 15-25, 25-21, 15-9) — Heather Carnes served 14 straight points in the third game to build the Green Wave’s momentum. Andreya O’Brien had nine straight service points in the final game. Ashbrook (1-2, 1-3) plays at home Thursday 

JV volleyball
*South Point 2, Ashbrook 0 (25-11, 25-9) — Taylor Houser recorded 14 service points and eight aces and Caitlyn Wilson added four kills for South Point (4-1), which plays at Lincolnton today.