Hoke County area prep notes

The Hoke County’s varsity football team charged the field with American flags earlier this season. (Hal Nunn/North State Journal)

Hoke Volleyball wins at Southern Lee

The Hoke County High volleyball team notched its third win last Thursday to break a three-match losing streak. The Bucks (3-7) defeated Southern Lee 3-1 in a home conference match. This week the Bucks traveled to Union Pines Tuesday and will host Pinecrest Thursday. 

Soccer teams notch wins

In Fayetteville on Thursday, the Hoke County Bucks boys varsity soccer team captured a 10-2 win over the Jack Britt Buccaneers. The Bucks were led by freshman Pedro Ramos with three goals and junior Bryan Ramirez with two goals and an assist. Seven Bucks scored a goal in the match. The Bucks dropped to 4-4 on the season with a loss Monday night against Richmond. They travel to Sanford Wednesday to face Southern Lee. The junior varsity soccer team also topped Jack Britt last week and defeated Richmond County Monday. The JV Bucks (2-3) look to extend their winning streak to three games as they host Southern Lee on Wednesday. 

Junior varsity falls to Seventy-First

The Hoke County junior varsity football team faced a tough Seventy-First team in Fayetteville last Thursday, losing 44-0. The JV Bucks (1-2) opened the season with a 26-0 win over Lumberton before losing to South View in their home opener 16-8. The JV team will host Scotland (2-1) on Thursday, with the varsity team traveling to Laurinburg to face the Scots Friday night.