Turner breaks school record for Wolves
Freshman cross country runner Morgan Turner broke Lincolntonâ€™s girlsâ€™ cross country record Tuesday.
Turner ran a 19:38, coming in third out of 30 schools, at the United Way Invitational to set the new mark.
North Lincoln senior Alyssa Lowe finished sixth with a time of 20:12.
The PC Homes â€œSportstalkâ€ show on Saturday mornings with David Keever and Mike Powell is shifting its time slot. The show, broadcast on 1050 WLON and 1590 WCSL, will move from its original 8:30 time to 9:30AM.
The 90-minute weekly show will focus primarily on high school football in the upcoming weeks. â€œSportstalkâ€ is a live call-in show and welcomes phone calls from area coaches and fans. The studio line is 704-735-8071.
If things go as planned, the show could be broadcast live throughout the football season from various local restaurants.
Fatz tailgate party changed
There will be a tailgate party sponsored by Fatz before the Cherryville/Lincolnton game at Lincolnton on Oct. 28, which is Parentsâ€™ Night.
The party will be held on the practice field with each plate costing $10.
Tickets can be purchased through any Lincolnton coach, fall athlete or through Lincolnton High School.
For any inconvenience the change may have caused, contact Lincolnton High School.
West Tailgate Party and advance tickets
There will be a tailgate party before the West Lincoln and Lincolnton football game on October 14.
Food will be provided by Homeplace Restaurant-Barbeque, bun, beans, slaw, chips and drink.
Tickets $10 each can be purchased from West Lincoln Boosters or athletic department or Lincolnton High athletics.
Advance tickets are on sale for $5 each at West Lincoln High School, Lincolnton High School and Lincoln Athletics.
Fans who have a sports pass or advanced tickets can enter through the lower gate onto the practice field, thus avoiding a long wait in line.
LakeShore PCA Volleyball sign-ups
LakeShore PCA Volleyball will conduct sign-ups Oct. 15 from 9-11 a.m. for boys and girls grades 5-8.
For more information, please contact 704-483-3265.
EL Sports Boosters
Tuesday Oct. 18, there will be an East Lincoln Sports Boosters meeting at 7 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. The meeting was rescheduled due to the football game Monday night.
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Shelby will hold its first annual Golf Tournament on Oct 22 at Pine Grove Golf Club in Shelby.
The tournament will be a four-player captainâ€™s choice format with a shotgun start. Prizes will be awarded for first and second place teams along with longest drive, closest to the pin, most accurate drive and longest putt.
There will also be door-prize drawings. The entry fee is $40 per player or $160 per team with up to two mulligans per player available for $5 each.
For more information, contact Jerry Webster at 704-482-4629 or Alan Hamrick at 704-472-2879.
The Lincoln County YMCA is currently taking registration for a menâ€™s 16-and-up basketball league to be held in the YMCA Gym being Nov. 5.
The registration deadline is Oct. 19. You do not have to be a YMCA member to join the league.
Cost is $280 per team (includes game official and team shirt). For more information contact Melony Hipp at 704-748-9311.
The YMCA is also currently taking registration for a co-ed dodgeball tournament that will take place Oct. 29 at 10 a.m. The deadline is Oct. 24.
Cost is $100 per team for a 10-player squad. You do not have to be a YMCA member.
The YMCA also is taking registration for the â€˜Lil Dribblersâ€™ Basketball.
The 3-6 year old youngsters will practice the fundamentals of basketball while being encouraged to grow spiritually, mentally and physically in a fun, safe environment.
â€˜Lil Dribblersâ€™ will meet Saturdays, Oct. 15-Nov. 12 from 9-10 a.m. in the YMCA gym. The cost is $35 for members and $50 for non-members.
Lincoln Co. Hall of Fame tickets
The Lincoln County Sports Hall of Fame will be held Nov. 12 at the James W. Warren Citizen Center at 6 p.m.
Tickets are $25 apiece and can be purchased at Byrdâ€™s Sundries, Lentz Recreation Center and from any Sports Hall of Fame board member.