Summer is ending and while it’s end is a bummer; it also means that high school fall sports are right around the corner.
Bartlett Yancey’s boys soccer, football, girls tennis and volleyball all kick off their 2019 schedules this week with a mixture of home and road games.
Listed below are the capsules for the opening week of BY sports:
Bartlett Yancey Football
Bartlett Yancey kicks off its 2019 campaign with a road trip to Siler City for a non-conference matchup against Jordan-Matthews at 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
The Jets currently hold a 7-1 edge in the series, with the Bucs’ last win coming in 2012 when they beat Jordan-Matthews 20-16.
BY will follow with its home opener against Chapel Hill on Aug. 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Bartlett Yancey Volleyball
The Bucs hit the road for their season opener, making the cross-town trip to Roxboro for a matchup against Roxboro Community on Thursday at 6 p.m.
BY enters 2019 coming of a down year, where the Bucs posted a 7-13 record, including a 6-5 mark in Mid-State conference play.
Roxboro knocked off BY, 3-0, in the only meeting between the two teams last season.
The Bucs return to the court on Tuesday when they travel to Eden to take on Morehead in a 6:30 p.m. match.
Bartlett Yancey Boys Soccer
BY kicked off its 2019 schedule with a 9-0 loss against Western Alamance Monday.
The Bucs return to action when they travel to Wentworth to battle Rockingham County in a 6 p.m. matchup.
Rockingham holds a 2-1 lead in the series over the past 10 years.
The Bucs will be looking for their first win over Rockingham since 2013.
Bartlett Yancey Girls Tennis
Bartlett Yancey’s girls tennis team will look to continue its success of the past few years this season.
The Bucs hosted North Carolina School of Science & Mathematics on Aug. 21 at 4:30 p.m. to kick off their 2019 slate.
BY holds a 1-7 record in the last eight contests between the two schools with the Bucs’ only win coming in 2017.
The Bucs will receive little rest as they travel to Hillsborough for a conference road match against Cedar Ridge Thursday at 4:30 p.m.