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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…

2009 Men’s 2A Cross Country State Champions

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Regular season may be over but stellar play remained

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LINCOLN COUNTY — The regular season of high school football ended last Friday but several players around the area ended their game on a high note. Even though West Lincoln didn’t qualify for the playoffs they have several key players on offense and defense to help them rebuild this season.…

NLMS softball has good season

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PUMPKIN CENTER — The North Lincoln Middle School softball team finished 10-0 and won the East Division. The team played Crest in the Tri-County Conference Championship but fell short 8-6. The Lady Panthers outscored their opponents 139-15 this season. “This is the best team I have ever had the privilege…

Pumpkin Center Panthers football team excels

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PUMPKIN CENTER — The 2009 Pumpkin Center Panthers Optimist 11 and 12-year old varsity football team was close to completing a perfect season. The team won the District 3 Southland Championship with a 7-0 record. The Panthers did not allow a point scored on them in six straight games, out…

Six new members inducted to 2009 Lincoln Co. Sports HOF

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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…

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…