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Lake Norman Charter ends EL’s season in third round

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor HUNTERSVILLE — East Lincoln got by its recent nemesis that is the second round of the state girls soccer playoffs, but Lake Norman Charter made sure the Mustangs’ season ended in the next round. Lauren Smithers scored two goals and the top-seeded Knights held East Lincoln…

WL baseball, softball teams are one win away from regional series

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor West Lincoln’s softball team has never played in a fast-pitch regional game, and its baseball team wasn’t expected to have that chance. But both can pull off the rare double trip to the regional series with wins tonight. The Rebels softball team will be on the…

Area products lead CVCC to D-II world series

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  RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor Catawba Valley Community College’s baseball team is world series bound thanks to a handful of local products. The Red Hawks won the Region X/Southeast District tournament last week, clinching their spot in the 10-team National Junior College Athletic Association Division II World Series, which begins…

Kenley’s walk-off grand slam in 10th sends Lincoln Charter to fourth round

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor DENVER — After grinding her way through 10 innings, Emily Kenley didn’t want to throw another pitch. She made sure she didn’t have to. Kenley’s walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the 10th Tuesday sent the senior and her Lincoln Charter teammates to the fourth…

WL baseball reaches fourth round

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EL baseball eliminated; WL softball, LCS soccer each advance   LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS West Lincoln’s baseball team is proving seeds don’t matter. Sam High pitched a four-hit gem, and Charles Mack George drove in both of the Rebels’ runs in their 2-1 win at No. 9 Lake Norman Charter Tuesday in…

Mustangs, Wolves medal at state meet

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LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS East Lincoln and Lincolnton combined to bring home three medals, including East Lincoln’s gold in the girls 4-by-800-meter relay, from the NCHSAA state 2A track and field championships at N.C. A&T University on Saturday. The four-person relay team of Shelbee Knopf, Meagan Rowles, Madison Rowles and Frances Massey…

East Lincoln routs Maiden to advance

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PHIL PERRY Staff Writer DENVER — Chris Cox threw 6 2/3 innings of shutout baseball while allowing just two runners to advance to second base in a five hit performance, while his teammates provided the run support as East Lincoln took a second round NCHSAA state 2A playoff victory from…

Rebels eliminate Hunter Huss in second round

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PHILLIP GARDNER Gaston Gazette VALE — After Alec Johnson sprained his ankle in practice Friday, West Lincoln had two choices for Saturday’s game: let the senior try to play through the injury or pick one crucial at-bat and let him pinch hit. The coaching staff chose the latter, and it…

LCS soccer upsets 4-seed in state playoffs

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LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS Lincoln Charter’s girls soccer team went on the road to upset fourth-seeded Highlands 3-1 in the second round of the NCHSAA state 1A playoffs on Saturday. The 13th-seeded Eagles earned a third-round match on Wednesday at No. 5 Elkin, which knocked off Swain County 4-0. Lincoln Charter (17-4-1)…

WL explodes for 18 runs in win

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor VALE — A ball that rolled between a pair of West Lincoln outfielders turning a single into a double got their coach’s attention. What he said next got the attention of his players. Carson Warlick went 3-for-3 and drove in three runs, Kylee Leonhardt homered, and…

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