All-Conference softball team
Cherryville and North Lincoln shared the regular-season Southern Piedmont Conference championship and each added five players to the All-SPC team for the 2011-2012 softball season. West Lincoln sent three players to the team, East Lincoln added two and one Lincolnton player made the cut.
North Lincoln- Peyton Wilson, Payton Bruce, Jayden Maddox, Hollyn Franklin, Courtney Trickle.
West Lincoln- Karsen Leonhardt (.434 batting average four home runs, 18 RBIs, 14 stolen bases and three errors playing shortstop), Madison Ferguson (.358 batting average in conference play with 13 RBIs and one home run), Rylee Marsh-10 wins in conference play as pitcher).
East Lincoln- Brittany Miller, Haley Meza
Lincolnton- Desirae Reinhardt
Cherryville- Taylor Laskey (SPC Player of the Year), Paige Wyont, Morgan Fitch, Leah Sturgill, Caitlin Hay
Lake Norman Charter- Brittany Buckstad, Sarah McIntosh, Rachel Gebelein
Bessemer City- Madison Carter, Miranda Barrett
Highland Tech- Madison Armstrong
Lincoln County Sports Hall of Fame
The Board of Directors of the Sports Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the inductees selected for the Class of 2012: Billy Bridges, Lavell Hall, Paul Haynes, Larry D. Sherrill, Gene Shuford.
The members will be fomally inducted on June 23 at 6 p.m. at the James W. Warren Citizens Center.
Tickets are available at the Lincoln County Parks & Recreation Office until June 18. If you would like to purchase an ad for the banquet program, you may do so through June 15.
For more information, contact Lincoln County Parks and Recreation at 704 748-1518.