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Six new members inducted to 2009 Lincoln Co. Sports HOF

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Sports Briefs

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Playoff football tickets Both the Lincolnton Wolves and East Lincoln Mustangs football teams have playoff tickets for sale at each respective school. Cost for tickets in advance are $6. Tickets will be $7 at the gate. Since Lincolnton is playing host to Maiden, tickets will also be sold at Maiden…

Mustangs soccer still kicking

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DENVER — The East Lincoln Mustangs soccer team is “at the top of its game right now” according to head coach Jason Dragoon. Having said that he does have some concerns about the 7 p.m. game tonight against Salisbury. “That last game against East Davidson was the most physical beating…

Ironmen end Rebels season

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CHERRYVILLE—The theme of Cherryville’s senior night was “Blackout ’09,” and that message proved an omen of things to come for West Lincoln’s playoff hopes. The Rebels’ postseason possibilities faded to black in a 30-13 loss to a Cherryville team that beat West Lincoln at its own ball-possession game. Decked out…

Six enter 2009 sports HOF club

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LINCOLNTON — Six new faces were inducted into the 2009 Lincoln County Sports Hall of Fame on Saturday. Jay Boggs, Jonathan Brookins, Harold Bynum, Jim Fortenberry, Ralph ‘Sonny’ Taylor and Ben Yount all were honored into the prestigious class of Lincoln County’s finest sports figures. Everyone who knew the names…

Sports Briefs

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Playoff football tickets Both the Lincolnton Wolves and East Lincoln Mustangs football teams have playoff tickets for sale at each respective school. Cost for tickets in advance are $6. Tickets will be $7 at the gate. Since Lincolnton is playing host to Maiden, tickets will also be sold at Maiden…

Back in the saddle again

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DENVER — The East Lincoln Mustangs captured back-to-back Southern Piedmont 1A/2A conference titles with a 56-7 win over rival North Lincoln on Friday. The win was special for several different reasons. The Mustangs (9-2, 5-0) haven’t lost a league game in more than two years, head coach Mike Byus earned…

Mustangs advance 4-2 over East Davidson

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DENVER — It was a game of yellow cards Saturday night as East Lincoln hosted East Davidson (15-6-1) in the second round match up of the boys 2A West soccer state playoffs. Five yellow cards were given during the second half, four of which went to East Davidson in their…

Late interception seals Wolves’ defeat of BC

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BESSEMER CITY — Lincolnton coach Scott Cloninger thought he was going to have a heart attack. With the Wolves trying to ice the game, Bessemer City’s Raheem McMiller picked off a pass and returned it 69 yards to the Lincolnton 21. But the Lincolnton defense held to finish off a…

Mustangs trample Trojans 2-0

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DENVER — The crowd was bundled up in anticipation Wednesday night at David Clark Stadium as the East Lincoln Mustangs took on the Bandys Trojans in the first game of the boys 2A West soccer state playoffs. Tensions ran high as Mustang fans remembered their team’s loss last year in…