Home » Archives by category » Sports (Page 549)

Knights end Rebels` season

Share This Post

A chance to make the playoffs for the first time in school history, senior night and a county rival in your backyard. The script couldn’t have been any better for a West Lincoln fan. Unfortunately, the Rebels, along the loyal Rebel fans, can blame Friday’s 23-6 loss and not making…

Sports Briefs

Share This Post

Wolves soccer The Lincolnton Wolves (12-1-3, 8-1-1) will host Ledford, from Rowan County, Wednesday. The game will start at 6 p.m. and will be played on Von Ray Harris Field. Admission for the game is $5. First-year head coach Andrew Grant led the Wolves to a second-place finish to league…

What a debut, Lady Eagles win title

Share This Post

Until this year, Lincoln Charter School had never had a middle school volleyball team. They made quite a debut. The Lady Eagles beat Charlotte’s Carmel Christian 2-1; 25-19, 22-25, 15-5 in the SGAA ( ) Championship to finish their season 12-2. Head coach Christina Owens and assistant coach Mark Schild…

No Championship, but still champs

Share This Post

Lady Falcons’ head coach Mike Freeman didn’t shave his mustache Thursday night, but he does have a mo-hawk. East Lincoln (10-1) fell to Chase 6-4 in the Tri-County Conference championship game at East. And although Freeman, 47, has had his mustache for five years, this was one time it he…

Roundup

Share This Post

Knights make it to states North Lincoln Lady Knights’ tennis player Jordan Kinney will participate in the 2A Tennis Championships to be held at the Cary Tennis Center. The Lady Knights women’s golf team finished seventh out of 19 teams at the 2A Regional at Riverbend Country Club. Haley Sumner…

Mustangs bedeviled

Share This Post

The East Lincoln Lady Mustangs fell in the first round of the 2A State Volleyball Playoffs to Newton-Conover 3-0; 25-20, 25-18, 25-21. The Lady Mustangs end their season with a 19-10 record and a Southern Piedmont Tournament Championship. Kassi Henry paced East Lincoln with seven kills, eight digs one roof…

Rebels ‘have something to prove’

Share This Post

Despite being on the short end of two lopsided losses, the West Lincoln Rebels’ playoff chances are not dead. Only 51 2A football teams have won four or more games, the amount necessary to qualify for a berth. That means there are still 13 spots available. A win Friday night…

A lot to be proud of

Share This Post

Who wants the playoffs more?

Share This Post

North Lincoln showed just how eager they were to get back on the field with a 42-14 thrashing of Cherryville. After a frustrating loss to South Iredell in monsoon-like conditions, the Knights racked up 312 total yards on the night. Offense Head coach Matt Beam is looking for much of…

Wolves riding high

Share This Post

Things could not be much better for the Lincolnton Wolves right now. After outscoring their last two opponents 115-26, the Wolves will look to make senior night memorable against the Cherryville Ironmen. “It should help us because it’s senior night. That will be one of the last regular season games…