Fred T. Foard beat Eden Morehead 41-27 at home Saturday to win the N.C. High School Athletic Association 3A dual-team championship.
Foard (39-2) won its first dual-team title.
Ben Hughes, Foard’s 138-pound wrestler, won by a pin and was named championship MVP. The Tigers also got pins from Trevor Cook (160), Caleb Bumgarner (170), Cameron Wilfong (195) and Dylan Curtis (285).
-- In 2A, Newton-Conover (43-5) beat Croatan 31-30 to win. Franklin Wepner, a 132-pounder for Newton-Conover, was named championship MVP. He won by pin. Newton-Conover’s Jarren Pitts (220) and Jonte Parker (126) also won by pin.
-- In 4A, Winston-Salem Parkland won its seventh straight championship beating Fayetteville’s Jack Britt High 28-20.
-- In 1A, North Rowan (27-3) lost 41-25 to West Wilkes. West Wilkes won its fourth straight championship. North Rowan was in the finals for the second time in three years.
Saturday, February 16, 2013
Posted by Observer Sports at 9:36 PM