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The Mighty Lions

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Feldon and Kegley chasing college softball dream

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Facing two college softball showcases in front of college recruiters and flying for the first time can be very nerve-racking… Thank God for friends. Courtney Feldon, a junior second baseman, made her first flight to Plantation, Florida yesterday to participate in the Rising Stars Recruiting Camp today. “I’m just really…

Rebels back on track

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Christmas break, the West Lincoln wrestling team began their new conference schedule on Tuesday night against the South Iredell Vikings. The Vikings, ranked as one of the top seven 2A teams in North Carolina by “Mat News”, a newsletter dedicated to North Carolina wrestling, came to West Lincoln hoping to…

Gifted duo leading Mustangs

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If it wasn’t for different jersey numbers and a slight difference in height, you would swear East Lincoln had cloned its best player. Why? Both No. 5 and No. 10 can shoot the three, both can take their man off the dribble, can dunk the basketball, both can light up…

Sports Briefs

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Wolves to be recognized at banquet There will a football banquet on Jan. 21 to honor Lincolnton’s state runner-up football team. Tickets are $10 and will include a meal. To purchase tickets please see any Lincolnton football coach. Lincolnton state championship shirts T-shirts and sweatshirts are currently on sale commemorating…

Mustangs too much for Jackets, Rebels fall

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East Lincoln crushed Bessemer City 78-37 Tuesday night. After losing in the First Charter Holiday Classic’s championship, the Mustangs got back on the right track behind 19 points from Trishtan Johnson. Six-foot-7 Alex Newsome added 15, as he continues to emerge as a viable threat in what looks to be…

Johnson lifts Ironmen past North

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CHERRYVILLE–The North Lincoln girls recorded another important road win Tuesday night in the Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Conference basketball race. And it turned out to be a lot easier than coach Mark Lackey ever dreamed. The Lady Knights beat an undermanned Cherryville team 53-29 to raise their SPC record to 3-0…

Sports Briefs

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Wolves to be recognized at banquet There will a football banquet on Jan. 21 to honor Lincolnton’s state runner-up football team. Tickets are $10 and will include a meal. To purchase tickets please see any Lincolnton football coach. Lincolnton state championship shirts T-shirts and sweatshirts are currently on sale commemorating…

Mustangs title dreams shattered

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The stage was set. At home, nine-game winning streak and a chance to win the First Charter Holiday Classic for the very first time. Unfortunately Al’lonzo Coleman had perfection on his mind — err, almost, as he led Vance past East Lincoln 71-62 Friday night in the title game. The…

Welcome to the club

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Alyssa Lowe has an abnormally quick release shooting the basketball. Guess that’s what happens when you’ve played basketball ever since you can remember. As soon as a pass hits her hands, the ball is in the air for one of her three-point attempts. One thing is definite — it works.…