Lakewood traveled to Princeton, and the Bulldogs put down the Leopards in 3 sets.
The scores for each game were 25-17, 25-17, and 25-15.
Leading the defense for Lakewood was Rashyda Parker with 13 attack shots, 5 blocks, and 16 digs. Lakewood teammate stats showed Emily Lewis with 13 assists and 15 digs; Amanda Kook, 4 assists, and 3 digs; Alyssa Horne, 11 digs; and Anna Heinz, 29 digs.
The Leopards will face North Duplin at 5:30 p.m. on Monday in the first round of the Carolina Conference. State playoffs begin next Saturday.