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Post 455’s season comes to an end

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BURKE COUNTY — Post 21 swept the Area IV first round series 3-0 over Lincoln County Post 455 with a 12-2 victory Wednesday. Nick Newton got the win and Daniel Hughes hit a 3-run home run. Lincoln County scored first with one run in the first on a RBI single…

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Players wanted for team A local 10-and-under travel baseball team known as the Regulators is looking to fill spots for the fall. The team will begin playing around the beginning of August and look to continue through the fall. If interested call (704) 300-0087. Boger City Optimist Boger City Optimist…

Post 100 can sweep series tonight

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GASTONIA — Korey Martin and Jake Watts each went 3-for-5 each as Post 100 pounded out 14 hits in a 7-6 win in Game 2 of the best 3-out-of-5 series Tuesday night at Sims Park in Gastonia. Cherryville took an early lead on a run-scoring double off the bat of…

Post 455 faces elimination against Post 21

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DENVER — Two games into the first round of the Area IV American Legion baseball playoffs and Lincoln County Post 455 is already saying O’Dear, as in Justin O’ Dear. Burke County wasted no time picking up where it left off dominating the series with its offense and pitching. After…

Benefield, DaCanal lead way Monday

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CHERRYVILLE — Cherryville Post 100 avoided its recent woes, snapping a three-game losing streak as they defeated Gastonia 11-4 on Monday at Cherryville’s Fraley Field. The win set the tone for the series as Cherryville’s pitching was impressive. Cherryville took a 1-0 lead in the best of 3-out-of-5 series in…

Procita leads LHS future

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LINCOLNTON — With the resignation of former Lincolnton Lady Wolves Butch Richardson, the team will look to turn the pages into the next chapter of its storybook with Holly Procita as its leader. “I think it’s going to be a little harder for other people (not to see former Lady…

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Paul Knight Baseball Camp Lenior-Rhyne University head baseball coach Paul Knight will be having a hitting, pitchers and catchers and defensive specialty camp from now until July 2. The Pitchers/Catchers Camp will go from now until July 1 from 12:45 p.m. until 3 p.m. for ages 9-17. The cost is…

Shelby splits title with Post 100

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SHELBY — Kyle Kendrick belted a two-out home run over the leftfield fence in the bottom of the ninth inning Friday night to give Shelby Post 82 a thrilling 5-4 win over rival Cherryville at Veterans Field in Shelby. The Post 82 catcher’s homerun, his third of the season, not…

State tourney bound

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First Baptist Church The First Baptist Church in Lincolnton is offering a Summer Basketball Camp today through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. until Noon. The cost is $50. Call (704) 732-1101 for more information. West Lincoln B-ball Camp West Lincoln High School is having a 2009 Girls Basketball Camp hosted by…