Wolves playoff tickets on sale
Tickets to Lincolntonâ€™s home playoff game versus Mount Heritage will be on sale Lincoln Athletics, Byrdâ€™s Sundries, City Lunch and Lincolnton High School.
No passes that are not North Carolina High School Athletic Association passes will be honoredâ€”county passes fall under that category.
Adrian L. Shuford YMCA sign-ups
The Adrian L. Shuford Jr. YMCA is taking registration for its youth basketball leagues. Ages 3-16, registration is currently underway and will end on Nov. 11.
If you register between Nov. 6-11 a $5 late fee will be added. Prices for 3-4 year olds: members: $40, non-members: $55. Ages 5 and up: members: $48, non-members: $68.
The Shuford YMCA is also taking registration for its youth soccer league. Kids ages 6-15 are eligible to participate in the co-ed league. The same registration stipulations (as above) apply. Cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members.
Registration is also underway for adult basketball leagues, industrial and church. Cost per team is $240 plus official fees. Registration will go from Oct. 23-Nov. 30. For more information, contact Carlos Arias at 828-464-6130.
Lincoln Optimist Basketball
Sign-ups are underway for basketball through Nov. 26 for Lincoln Optimist Basketball.
On Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon at Byrdâ€™s Sundries is one location and another option is on weekdays at Kate McCall (located at 317 E. Pine Street) from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Boys and girls kindergarten through 12th grade are eligible. If you would like to sponsor or coach a team, contact Chris Brogden at 704-732-1987 before 9 p.m.
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.
For more information contact Melony Hipp at 704-748-9311.
The Carolina Crossfire Girls fast pitch softball team will have tryouts at Crest Middle School softball field on Saturday Nov. 5 and Sunday Nov. 6.
On Nov. 5, sign-ups are as follows: 14-and-under at 10:30 a.m. 16-and-under at 12:30 p.m.
And on Nov. 6, sign-ups for the 14-and-under will take place at 1:30 p.m. and 16-and-under at 3:30 p.m.
For more information, contact Robert Pritchford at 704-434-2486 or Jeff Baker at 704-484-2739 for the 14-and-under.
Please contact Barry Latham at 704-471-2950 for the 16-and-under team.
Meetings for menâ€™s basketball
Lincolnton-Lincoln County Parks and Recreation Department will hold an organizational meeting for industrial and open menâ€™s basketball leagues on Tuesday Nov. 8 at the Lentz Recreation Center at Betty G. Ross Park.
Representatives for industrial and open teams will meet at 7 p.m. For more information, contact the recreation office at 704-735-2671.
Lincoln County 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.