Culpepper, Currituck wrestling cruise to wins

Area Roundup


From MACU, staff reĀ­ports

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

BARCO — The Currituck wrestling team won a tri-match at Currituck County High School Monday evening.

Currituck defeated Northeastern 45-30 and Manteo 58-12.

Michael Culpepper (145 pounds), Trent Walker (160 pounds) and Mark Dutton (170 pounds) won two matches for the Knights.

Northeastern lost to Manteo 36-24.

The Eagles’ Nikolas Payne (106 pounds), Scott Marazoff (126 pounds), Jonathan Ward (138 pounds) and Raven Atkins (220 pounds) won two matches on the day.


Carolina Basketball Academy 114, Mid-Atlantic Christian JV 85: The Tigers defeated the Mustangs at Chesson Gym Monday night.

George Gamble led Carolina Basketball with 28 points, Lukie Peterkin and Shawn Kelly followed with 15 points each.

Kelly added 10 rebounds, Amir Devone scored 11 points with Ray Ward and Tony Epps chipping in with 10 points each.

Carolina Basketball shot 57. 5 percent from the field.

Hunter Mitchell led MACU with 19 points and 12 rebounds, Khalil Bolden followed with 16 points and eight rebounds, while Tyshawn Harris posted 10 points.

The Mustangs shot 46.3 percent in the contest.

Carolina Basketball led 55-33 at halftime.