Several area athletes are set to compete in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Indoor Track and Field 1A/2A State Championship meet Saturday at Winston-Salem’s JDL Fast Track.
Currituck will be represented at the state championship meet by Ashley Lindsey (girls’ shot put), its girls’ 4x800 meter relay team of Jasmine Gorney, Serenity Doran, Kaia Myhre and Ashley Reinke, Lucas Bailey (boys’ 55 meters), Hailee Reinke (girls’ 1,000 and 1,600 meters) and by its girls’ 4x400 meter relay team of Gorney, Doran, Katarina Keffer and Paige Brumsey.
John A. Holmes will send Sarai Leigh (girls’ triple jump and 55 meter hurdles) and its girls’ 4x200 meter relay team of Kayla Williams, Bailey Rinehart, Dymon Rankins and Zacchaeu Grissom to the championship meet.
Northeastern will send Jordan Jones (boys’ 300 meters, long jump and high jump), Adrian Spellman (boys’ shot put), Tyquaisha Cousette (girls’ long jump), Wonderful Banks (boys’ long jump, triple jump and high jump), Candace Barclift (girls’ 55 meter hurdles), its girls’ 4x200 meter relay team of Barclift, Cousette, Kristiana Kuykendall and Passion Winslow and its boys’ 4x200 meter relay team of Banks, Jones, Daniel Lamb and Juan Riddick to the championship meet.
Jullian Branch will represent Pasquotank in the boys’ long jump and triple jump events.
Perquimans 41, Manteo 37: The Perquimans County High School girls’ basketball team defeated conference foe Manteo Monday night at Perquimans County High School.
With the win, Perquimans (14-6, 6-2 Albemarle Athletic Conference) moved into sole possession of second place in the Albemarle Athletic Conference.
Jada Modlin led Perquimans with 26 points, seven rebounds, two blocks and a steal, McKayle Knapp followed with six points, seven rebounds and two steals, while Asha Elliott posted five points, nine rebounds, four assists and two steals.
Courtney Daniels led Manteo (9-5, 5-3 AAC) with 10 points.
Washington County 47, Camden 41: Camden (6-16, 1-7 AAC) lost the conference game to the Panthers (8-7, 4-3 AAC) at Camden County High School Monday night.
The game was senior night for Camden.
Camden senior Shae Ferebee scored 12 points and fellow senior Hannah Ferebee added 10 points. Hannah Ferebee completed the double-double by grabbing 12 rebounds and also had six steals.
John A. Holmes 57, Gates 42: Holmes (17-5, 7-1 AAC) remained in first place in the league with the home conference win against the Red Barons (9-12, 0-7 AAC) Monday night in Edenton.
Bertie 51, Pasquotank 18: The Panthers (1-17, 0-8 Northeastern Coastal Conference) lost the league game to the Falcons (16-2, 8-0 NCC) at Bertie Monday.
Perquimans 66, Manteo 61: The Pirates earned the Albemarle Athletic Conference win against the Redskins (5-10, 1-7 AAC) at Perquimans County High School Monday night.
A’Marion Hunter led Perquimans (12-9, 3-5 AAC) with 15 points, seven assists and three steals, Shihene Foreman followed with 14 points six and six rebounds.
Stefon Reid posted 12 points and three rebounds, while SaiVeon Skinner had 12 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks in the win
Skinner scored 10 out of 12 points in second half.
Perquimans went 6-for-6 from free-throw line in 4th quarter.
Manteo was led by Darren Saunders and his 21 points, while teammate Wolfie Schultz followed with 11 points.
John A. Holmes 71, Gates 42: The Aces (21-1, 7-1 AAC) earned the league win against the Red Barons (6-14, 2-6 AAC) at home Monday night.
Bobby Wilson paced Holmes with 10 points, two assists and two steals. Wilson was 5-5 shooting from the field.
Teammates Keenan Downing followed with 10 points, eight rebounds and three assists, Keimonte Raynor had nine points and seven rebounds, Jewell Coston posted nine points and six rebounds, Teddy Wilson had eight points, three rebounds and two assists, Mitjonta Stanley had seven points and six assists, Tyree Capehart had six points, eight rebounds and two blocked shots.
Jacob Colon had five points with two assists, Hutch Winborne scored three points with two rebounds and two steals, Ervin White had two points, five assists and a steal and Malachi White had two points, an assist and a rebound in the win.
Washington County 70, Camden 43: The Bruins (14-8, 4-4 AAC) lost the league game to the Panthers (18-1, 7-1 AAC) at home Monday.
Bradley Harrell, a senior guard, led Camden on its senior night with 18 points, four rebounds and a steal, Jayden Walton followed with seven points and four rebounds, Andre Barnett posted six points with three rebounds, Tim Aydlett scored four points, with five rebounds two assists and a block, Carlton Harrell had three points, nine rebounds, an assist and a steal, Carl Wallis scored three points and Tanner Pippen scored two points.
Quymel Chesson led Washington County with 19 points, Omar Harris followed with 14 points, while De’Andre Downing scored 12 points with 14 rebounds.
Bertie 75, Pasquotank 41: The Panthers (1-19, 0-8 Northeastern Coastal Conference) lost to the Falcons (7-12, 4-4 NCC) at Bertie Monday.