Sports Briefs: Feb. 23, 2014

02/21/2014 10:33 AM

02/21/2014 2:26 PM

West squads win finales

West Johnston swept Harnett Central in their season finale basketball games Tuesday night.

The boys rallied from a 16-point halftime deficit to down Harnett Central 62-61 in overtime in its season finale Tuesday.

Senior Ryne Turner led the Wildcats with 21 points, while Cameron Williams added 18 points. Scott Chestnut led West (7-15, 4-10) with 10 rebounds.

It was also the final home game for seniors Evan Black, John Graham, Deondre Gunter and Josh Banfalvy.

West girls seniors Jade Daughtry, Dayzha Sanders, Avvette Smith, Tori Strickland, Shay King, Velencia Giles and Katlelyn McLamb went out with a 38-35 win. Junio Jarmeia Holder led the Wildcats with nine points.

Mudcats Job Fair is March 1

The Carolina Mudcats will host their annual Job Fair from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 1, inside Cattails Restaurant at Five County Stadium. There are many different positions at Five County Stadium to work during 70 home games and a handful of other events during the year.

Live interviews will be conducted on site for various game-day positions. Positions are available in: food and beverage service, picnic staff, usher, parking attendant, Lady Mudcat, souvenir store cashier, stadium clean up, ticket taker, ticket seller, bat boy and video operations. Cattails Restaurant is located on the first base side of the stadium, on the fourth floor, and is accessible by the elevator or stairs behind home plate.

For more info, visit or call 919-269-2287.

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