More Area Sports Briefs: All-conference teams
All-NPC cross country
Carson senior Zac Barbee is the North Piedmont Conference Runner of the Year.
Carson’s TJ Jones made the all-conference team.
West Rowan’s Scott Foster is the NPC Coach of the Year for boys cross country after leading the Falcons to the title. West’s Issac Castro, Luke Harrison Drake Barclay and Damian Ackman made All-NPC, along with East Rowan’s Thomas Ferguson.
North Iredell’s Jonna Strange is the NPC Runner of the Year.
Carson’s Les-lee Ihme is the NPC Coach of the Year for girls cross country after leading the Cougars to the league championship.
Carson’s Taylor Conrad, Camden Corley, Kimberly Barrera and Carly Green made all-conference.
East Rowan’s Adalie Harrison and West Rowan’s Megyn Spicer also made the All-NPC team.
All-NPC girls golf
Carson’s Sophia Brown earned North Piedmont Conference Golfer of the Year honors.
South Iredell’s Michael Fisher is the NPC Coach of the Year.
East Rowan’s Carlee Patterson and Lexie Miller made all-conference.
All-NPC boys soccer
East Rowan’s Drew Roane, Carson’s Jaxon Wheeler and Pedro Cruz and West Rowan’s Federico Cruz and Michael Leon made the All-North Piedmont Conference soccer team.
The NPC Player of the Year is South Iredell’s Dylan Dellinger, while North Iredell’s Tyler Carter is the NPC Coach of the Year.
College men’s hoops
Claflin’s Jailen Williams (Carson) played 24 minutes and had nine points, three steals and two assists (zero turnovers) in Monday’s 60-53 win vs. Winston-Salem State.
Freshman Bryanna Troutman (Salisbury) had 20 points and 13 rebounds as Wingate beat Lenoir-Rhyne on Tuesday.
Concord’s Molly Handler is the South Piedmont Conference Player of the Year for girls tennis.
SPC Coach of the Year for girls tennis is Cox Mill’s Adam Henry.
SPC Player of the Year for girls golf is Cox Mill’s Elizabeth Lohbauer.
Cox Mill’s Moses Smith is the SPC Coach of the Year.
A.L. Brown’s Johnny Duarte, Irvin Sierra, Mark Pinales, Asuncion Gonzalez and Axel Martinez made the All-SPC team for boys soccer.
Concord’s Carson Trott is the SPC Player of the Year. Concord’s Emmaneul Konneh is the SPC Keeper of the Year.
Concord’s Todd Tinsley is the SPC Coach of the Year.
SPC Runners of the Year are Cox Mill’s Alex Garcia and Jessie Connick.
The SPC Coach of the Year is Northwest Cabarrus’ Tyrone Pierce.
A.L. Brown’s Onesimo Rojas and Emily Karmanocky made All-SPC.
JV boys basketball
West Rowan won 42-33 at A.L. Brown on Tuesday.
Mario Robinson scored 10 points for the Falcons. Josh Noble and Alijah Gray led the defense and rebounding.
Wingate leads the 2019-20 South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award Standings after the conclusion of the fall regular season.
In second place in the standings is Queens with 447 points.
Catawba is seventh.