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Mustangs fare well at regional meet

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It was a good showing for the East Lincoln Mustangs and Lady Mustangs at the Midwest 2A Regional meet this week at Mt. Pleasant High School. Both teams finished in the top 10. The men’s team finished eighth out of 24 teams, while the women’s team placed sixth. Sophomore Cody…

Turner wins three events at regionals

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As she has done so many times in such a short amount of time, Lincolnton sophomore turned the 2A Midwest Regional track meet at Mt. Pleasant High School into her own personal stage to shine. Turner won the 800 (2:29.83), the mile (5:26.18) and the two-mile (12:18.45) runs, advancing to…

Rebels eyeing the third round

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South Carolina-signee Keegan Linza did what he was supposed to do in the bottom of the seventh inning. Linza struck out the side, but two passed balls and a hit-batsman turned out to be a recipe for disaster for North Rowan in a 6-5 loss at the hands of the…

West shocked, 8-6

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A lead no matter how big it is guarantees nothing. Unfortunately, that’s what the West Lincoln Lady Rebels found out against West Stanly in the first round of the 2A State Softball Playoffs. The Lady Rebels had built a 6-0 lead by the fifth inning before watching the Lady Colts…

Lady Knights moving on to Round 2

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There’s no place like home. That’s what the North Lincoln Lady Knights are thinking after squeaking out a 3-2 win over Forest Hills in the first round of the 2A State Softball Playoffs. As is the case with being the home team, North Lincoln got the final at-bat Tuesday evening.…

Sports Briefs

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LHS Sports Boosters meeting There will be a Lincolnton Wolves Sports Boosters meeting this evening at 6 p.m. in the library. North Lake Optimist sign-ups North Lake Optimist’s Football sign-ups will take place on Thursday nights from 6-7:30 p.m. through May 21. For more information, please contact (704) 489-4450 or…

Disaster in the seventh: Mustangs fall

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One strike. That’s how close the East Lincoln Mustangs were away from reaching the second round of the 2A State Playoffs. But North Stanly took advantage of that second chance, scoring two runs in the top of the seventh to stun the Southern Piedmont’s No. 2 seed, 2-1. The Mustangs…

Knights` duo takes crown

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The Southern Piedmont Conference doubles team know just how good North Lincoln’s duo of Mathieu Bureau and George Lampron are after watching them win the conference title. Now the region does. Bureau/Lampron, the No. 1 seed, relatively coasted through the first three rounds of the 2A Midwest Regional Friday and…

Welcome to the playoffs

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The Lincolnton Lady Wolves are going to the 2A State Softball Playoffs. Playing on a neutral field, the Lady Wolves defeated South Iredell 4-3 at East Lincoln Friday behind another stellar pitching performance from freshman Harlie Roberts. Roberts threw a complete-game, scattered eight hits, allowed three runs and struck out…

Briefs

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North Lake Optimist sign-ups North Lake Optimist will conduct cheerleading and football sign-ups at the entrance of North Lincoln High School May 15 from 6-8 p.m. Both cheerleading and football is for kids ages 5-14. Football sign-ups will continue on Thursday nights from 6-7:30 p.m. through May 21. For more…