WWAY’s Tuesday night sports – November 5

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Submitted: Wed, 11/06/2013 - 4:35am
Updated: Wed, 11/06/2013 - 5:01am

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – The Associated Press state high school football poll for the week of November 5, first-place votes in parentheses, records and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sports writers:

Class 4-A
1. Charlotte Mallard Creek (11) (10-0) 119 1
2. Scotland County (1) (10-0) 109 2
3. Greensboro Dudley (9-0) 84 3
4. Cornelius Hough (9-1) 77 5
5. West Forsyth (9-1) 59 6
6. East Forsyth (9-1) 55 7
7. Charlotte Catholic (8-2) 44 8
8. Southern Pines Pinecrest (9-1) 21 NR
9. Richmond County (8-2) 19 4
10. North Davidson (9-1) 16 NR
Others receiving 10 or more points: Fayetteville Pine Forest (10-1) 12, Matthews Butler (7-3) 10.

Class 3-A
1. Havelock (11) (10-0) 119 1
2. Belmont South Point (1) (11-0) 104 2
3. Northern Guilford (8-2) 89 3
4. Asheville Erwin (9-0) 75 5
5. Concord (10-0) 64 6
6. Shelby Crest (9-1) 60 8
7. Orange County (10-0) 51 7
8. Lawndale Burns (9-1) 34 4
9. Wilson Fike (10-0) 26 9
10. Central Cabarrus (9-1) 14 NR
Others receiving 10 or more points: None.

Class 2-A
1. North Rowan (12) (10-0) 120 1
2. Franklin (10-0) 91 2
3. Winston-Salem Carver (9-1) 82 4
4. East Lincoln (6-4) 80 3
5. High Point Andrews (9-1) 77 6
6. Reidsville (8-2) 67 5
7. Monroe (8-2) 45 9
8. Shelby (7-3) 24 NR
9. Washington (8-2) 23 NR
10. Maiden (9-1) 22 7
Others receiving 10 or more points: None.

Class 1-A
1. Warsaw Kenan (11) (10-0) 119 1
2. Plymouth (1) (9-0) 105 2
3. West Montgomery (9-1) 88 3
4. Tarboro (8-2) 82 4
5. East Surry (9-1) 60 5
6. Swain County (8-2) 54 7
7. Whiteville (9-1) 48 8
8. Wallace-Rose Hill (8-2) 46 6
9. Murphy (8-2) 35 9
10. Lejeune (9-1) 18 10
Others receiving 10 or more points: None.

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CHAPEL HILL, NC (AP) – North Carolina says senior quarterback Bryn Renner will have season-ending shoulder surgery.

The team said on its official Twitter account Tuesday that the procedure on Renner’s left, non-throwing shoulder is scheduled for Wednesday at UNC Hospitals.

The injury likely makes redshirt sophomore Marquise Williams the full-time starter. Williams and Renner have rotated during the past few weeks.

Renner separated his left shoulder during the Tar Heels’ victory over North Carolina State on Saturday. He returned midway through the fourth quarter after team medical staff popped it back into place.

Renner is the Atlantic Coast Conference’s third-leading passer, throwing for 252 yards per game, with 10 touchdowns and 1,765 yards passing.

He led North Carolina (3-5, 2-3) to two straight wins following a 1-5 start.

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RALEIGH, NC (AP) – Manny Malhotra scored 2:40 into overtime, and the Carolina Hurricanes broke a five-game losing streak with a 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.

Justin Peters stopped 28 shots and earned his first win of the season while starting his fifth straight game since replacing the injured Cam Ward on Oct. 24.

Scott Hartnell had given Philadelphia a 1-0 lead with 3:58 left in regulation, but Jared Staal tied it with 52.3 seconds remaining to force overtime.

The Flyers, who have lost three of four, have scored more than two goals only once this season in 14 games.

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NEW YORK (AP) – Kemba Walker scored 25 point, Gerald Henderson added 18 and the Charlotte Bobcats held off a late run by New York to beat the Knicks 102-97 on Tuesday night.

Charlotte led by 13 in the third quarter before New York cut it to two points late in the game. Henderson hit two free throws with 13 seconds left and Walker one seven seconds later to seal the victory.

Carmelo Anthony scored 32 points to lead the Knicks, but was 10 for 28 from the field.. His back-to-back baskets late in the fourth quarter twice brought the Knicks within two, but every attempt that the Knicks had to take the lead faile

New York lost starting center Tyson Chandler midway through the first quarter with a right knee injury.

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WILMINGTON, NC (CAPE FEAR CC RELEASE) — Coach Lori Drake’s Cape Fear Community College women’s basketball team opened the season Tuesday night with an 84-36 triumph over Mount Olive College.
Eboni Gilliam hit the boards with 25 points and 15 rebounds. The Sea Devils also had two others in double figures – Kristina Rumplasch with 19 points and Shakerya Morrison with 14. Rumplasch grabbed 15 rebounds and Morrison followed with 7.
“I am pleased with our efforts tonight in the win,” Coach Drake commented. “We executed our goals as well as setting some new goals. We still have a lot of work to do, but the season is young and I see us continuing to shine.”
The Sea Devils will participate in the Louisburg Tourney on Nov. 8th versus the College of Hagerstown.


WILMINGTON, NC (UNCW) — The Seahawks and Northeastern close out the regular season on Wednesday with a 7 p.m. kickoff at the UNCW Soccer Stadium as both teams battle for seeding in the upcoming Colonial Athletic Association tournament. There are more than 25 scenarios for tournament byes and pairings that will be decided Wednesday evening.

Both sides have secured berths in the upcoming championship tournament, but will be jockeying for seeding and potential byes in the six-team championship tournament. The Huskies and Seahawks are tied with nationally-ranked William & Mary with 10 points apiece and identical 3-2-1 marks in the conference. Delaware, which has completed its regular season, leads the league with 12 points followed by Drexel with 11.

The Seahawks fashioned a 2-all draw with William & Mary on the strength of a two-goal outing from CAA Co-Player-of-the-Week David Sizemore. The red-shirt sophomore gave the Seahawks one-goal leads twice during the game. The Tribe was able to draw even in the 87th minute to force overtime. Sophomore Colin Bonner leads UNCW with nine points on three goals and three assists while Sizemore holds the lead with four goals.

The Huskies have dropped their last three games, including a pair of conference tilts to William & Mary and Col. of Charleston. NU’s offense has struggled during that three-game stretch, having failed to score in any of those games. Defense has been the Huskies strong point this season, allowing just 14 goals and posting a 0.84 goals against average. Goalkeeper Dylan Faber has made 15 starts in goal and responded with a 0.77 goals against average and .815 save average. Dante Marini leads the NU squad with 15 points on team-leading totals of five goals and five assists.

There are two other games on the CAA docket Wednesday that will have an impact on the tournament berths and seedings. Charleston hosts Drexel and James Madison visits W&M.

UNCW seniors Michael Parrish and Hector Martin will be recognized prior to the game.


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Third round playoff soccer action will be held on Wednesday all across the state.

6:00 Durham Jordan at New Hanover
6:00 South Brunswick at Chapel Hill
6:30 Laney at Pine Forest


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