Spring Sports Start Strong: Weekly Wins 2/28 – 3/6

Spring Sports Start Strong: Weekly Wins 2/28 – 3/6

Photos: Cate Laster, 11th)

By: Mathew Nelson, Shield Staff

NRCA varsity mens tennis won in an excellent opening day against Covenant Day on February 28. With a score of 8-1, the team fought hard to achieve a clean sweep in their singles matches. 

On February 28, the varsity baseball team opened their season with a win against Greensboro Day 5-1. Cole Harding got the win for the Knights, striking four out in three innings. Hill Futrell had a great game with a key double in the first inning and a striking performance on the mound. Chase Arrington finished it off the game on the mound. Mason Leonard also contributed 2 RBI. 

The Lady Knights soccer team won their February 28 game 8-2 against Charlotte Christian. Goals were scored by Emily Cramer, Shafer Heimel, Eva Correa, Amy Mason (2), Haynes Lowder, Reagan Evans, and Macy Kay Bennett. Heimel, Mason, and Reagan Evans (2) all contributed assists. 

The mens varsity golf team won their March 5 match against Trinity. With a score of 154 to 198, Josh Lendach led the team scoring 36 while Nick Armstrong and Noah Weyne scored 39.