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Lail and Young take first

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Undefeated season

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Sports Roundup

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Wolves drop opener The Lincolnton Lady Wolves lost their season opener to Maiden Monday 55-47. Leslie Herman scored a game-high 17 points, while Lindsay Canipe nailed three three points as part of her 15 points for the Lady Blue Devils. Jessie Cline paced Lincolnton with 16 points, while Brittney Jones…

Senior D-Line standing their ground

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The football mantra of “Offense sells tickets, defense wins championships” holds true in most cases. But Lincolnton head coach Scott Cloninger believes Friday’s Western Regional Final will come down to one thing – who wins the battle at the line of scrimmage. “My opinion is the game will be won…

Wolves can punch ticket to the Hill

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Everyone knew when the season began, the Lincolnton Wolves would run away with the first Southern Piedmont crown – that came as no surprise. But few, outside of the Wolves’ locker room, envisioned being just one game away from a state championship appearance. “Our young people are overachievers. I’m very…

Sports Briefs

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Advance tickets for state semifinal Tickets to Lincolnton’s home playoff game versus Owen will be on sale for $ apiece at Lincoln Athletics, Byrd’s Sundries, City Lunch and Lincolnton High School. If one waits to purchase their ticket at the gate, the cost will be $ . No passes that…

Knights hand out awards

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The North Lincoln Knights held their fall awards night recently. Trent Hopkins took home MVP honors. Justin Mintun won Best Offensive Lineman, Josh Wilkins won Best Defensive Back. Brandon Mull won Best Offensive Back. Cody Peeler won Best Defensive Lineman and Jarrett Robbins won Best Linebacker for the Knights. Bradley…

Overlooked moment but important nonetheless

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The casual fan may not have noticed the 30-second moment, but to people to truly appreciate leadership and the game of football—Zack Gibson embodied both after back-to-back drops that would’ve been touchdowns on the Wolves’ first possession. Immediately after returning to the sideline, Gibson gathered together the whole offense with…

Wolves now one game away

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Lincolnton used a stout defensive effort, another standout performance by sophomore running back C.J. Wilson and senior leadership from quarterback Zack Gibson to howl their way into the Western Regional finals with a 28-6 victory over Charles D. Owen High School Friday night at Lincolnton Memorial Stadium. The Wolves limited…

Sports Briefs

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Advance tickets for state semifinal Tickets to Lincolnton’s home playoff game versus Owen will be on sale for $ apiece at Lincoln Athletics, Byrd’s Sundries, City Lunch and Lincolnton High School. If one waits to purchase their ticket at the gate, the cost will be $7 . No passes that…