Washington, East Carteret Advance To State Title Games

Washington and East Carteret are both moving on to their respective state championship games in high school girls soccer.

The Pam Pack edged Croatan 1-0 on Caitlyn Scott's 2nd half goal. There was an hour and a half lightning delay in the second half before Washington secured the win.

Lightning also played at part in the Mariners' east regional final against Whiteville. The score was tied at 2 at the end of regulation. East Carteret added two goals in overtime and clinch their first state championship game appearance.

In baseball, North Lenoir fell 11-1 to Midway in game one of a best of three series. Topsail topped South Johnston 10-6 to take a 1-0 lead in the series.