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Pointers blank Chesy; Lady Dragons win

Published 2:56am Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Jim Walker


CHESAPEAKE — Marq Harris may want a larger number.

Harris — who wears No. 4 – scored four goals as the South Point Pointers blanked the Chesapeake Panthers 5-0 in a boys’ soccer match Tuesday.

Harris had a pair of unassisted goals at the 4:00 and 22:00 minute marks of the first half as South Point took a 2-0 lead. Jordan Overstreet scored off an assist from Trey Kearns with 32:00 on the clock and it was 3-0 at the half.

Harris scored his next two goals at the 43:00 and 47:00 minute marks of the second half to cap the scoring.

Goalkeeper Brady Rickard had five saves for the Pointers. Chesapeake goalie Blake Ridenous had 18 saves.

South Point (7-1-1) hosts Portsmouth Clay at 6 p.m. Saturday.


Lady Dragons win 10th

PROCTORVILLE — The Fairland Lady Dragons ran their record to 10-4 on the season with an Ohio Valley Conference volleyball win over the Rock Hill Redwomen Tuesday.

Fairland won in straight sets 25-18, 25-12, 25-18 and improved to 6-1 in the OVC.

Chandler Fulks had 13 points and Jenna Fulks 12 points and 12 digs to lead Fairland.

Madison Riley had 10 digs and 7 hits, Kelsey Riley 8 hits and 3 kills, and Taylor Perry added 3 kills.

Brooklyn Massie led Rock Hill with 8 points.

In the reserve match, Fairland won 25-14, 25-19 as Caelan Huff had 10 points.

Fairland hosts Coal Grove Thursday.

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