DUDLEY - Abbey Parker collected a double-double - 16 assists, 16 digs - during Southern Wayne’s 25-18, 25-14, 25-17 loss to Eastern Carolina 3A-4A rival New Bern on Tuesday evening.
Junior Katie Toler provided eight kills.
Morgan Kennedy posted seven kills, 16 digs and four service aces.
The Saints conclude regular-season play at home Thursday against conference power J.H. Rose.
SEVEN SPRINGS - Vanessa Duruttya tallied 10 points and pulled down three rebounds during Spring Creek’s season-opening, 76-21 loss to East Central 2A foe East Duplin on Tuesday evening.
Makiya Hobbs contributed seven points and four rebounds.
The Gators entertain Wallace-Rose Hill on Friday.