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Boger City Red Sox finish first

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Queen is no joker

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CORNELIUS, N.C. – The home-state team finished 1, 2 and 3 at The Bass Federation Southern Divisional on North Carolina’s Lake Norman, as day-two leader Joshua Queen of Lincolnton, N.C., took the top spot with a three-day catch of 32 pounds, 10 ounces. That put him in front of No.…

Herbert wants to win one ‘For His Boys’

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ENGLISHTOWN, N.J. —When asked about his years of racing at Old Bridge Township Raceway Park, Doug Herbert, owner and driver of the SnaponFranchise.com Top Fuel dragster, first mentions his son James. “Every time we came to Old Bridge,” said Herbert, “James wanted to go to the motocross track. He competed…

Lincolnton native making a splash

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A local Lincolnton native is making a splash around the country. Thirty-nine-year-old Derek Correll competes in the American Power Boat Association racing his No. 269 XPL 99 and 01 Sea-Doo watercraft. With only three years of limited experience, he is quickly becoming a rising star in the sport. Correll took…

Cherryville defeats Denver 18-8

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Twenty-six runs, thirty-two hits, eight errors and eleven pitchers. Those are just some of the numbers that were produced at Fraley Field in Cherryville Sunday night as Post 100 defeated Denver Post 455 18-8 in a game that lasted three hours and ten minutes. Tripp Miller`s grand slam in the…

E. L. Speedway race postponed

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STANLEY — Heavy late afternoon rain Friday forced East Lincoln Speedway officials to postpone the scheduled auto racing program at the 3/8-mile clay oval until next Saturday, June 21. The rescheduled program will include Late Model Modified-Sportsman, Open Wheel Modified, Micro-Sprint, Stock Four, Rookie Four, Grand American Stock Car and…

Norman Builders go undefeated

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Kosmala`s spirit guides team

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There is no “I” in team, but there is in Emily Kosmala. The rising junior had a huge impact on the East Lincoln Lady Mustangs soccer team and unknowingly became the rallying point for the squad, East Lincoln head coach Jason Dragoon said. “She definitely made an impact as a…

Basketball begins for Mustangs

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This summer the East Lincoln Mustangs basketball team is out to improve its game. Take a look at your calendar and yes, it says Friday the 13th, but more importantly it says June 13, 2008. What’s the importance of the date you ask? Well, it’s mid-June and the Mustangs are…

Haynes effort not enough for Post 100

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CHERRYVILLE — Two home runs and a solid pitching performance all by Aaron Haynes was not enough as Cherryville Post 100 suffered its first loss of the season to Pineville Post 337 Wednesday night at Fraley Field in Cherryville. Untimely errors by the Post 100 defense, coupled with clutch hitting…