HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
Players of the Week: Christian Rutledge, Taylor Baggett
Christian Rutledge, South View football, and Taylor Baggett, Gray’s Creek volleyball, are this week's Athletes of the Week.
Here are my picks for Cumberland County’s high school Athletes of the Week:
- Christian Rutledge, South View, football
Rutledge carried the ball 21 times for 178 yards and scored a whopping six touchdowns in South View’s season-opening 47-22 victory against Overhills.
- Taylor Baggett, Gray’s Creek, volleyball
A sophomore outside hitter for the Bears, Baggett had 31 kills, two blocks, two aces and nine digs last week in matches with Midway and D.H. Conley.
- Lilly Rayburn, Cape Fear, volleyball
- Caroline McMillan, Pine Forest, tennis
- Ava Osornio, Cape Fear, cheerleader
- Annie Lieberman, Terry Sanford, tennis
- Favour Murtala, Cape Fear, football
- Jeremiah Melvin, Cape Fear, football
- Bryan Charles, Cape Fear, football
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