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Denver Post 455 earns second victory

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Saturday Denver Post 455 American Legion baseball got back into the win column after losing six straight. Denver (2-6) defeated Newell 8-4 behind T.J. Skidmore’s seven innings of four-hit ball in which he gave up only one run. Jessie Guice came in of relief for Skidmore, as he pitched the…

Seventh heaven

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The Cherryville Ironmen won their seventh 1A high school baseball state championship title with a 11-0 mercy rule victory over the Hampstead Topsail Pirates Saturday and a 2-0 victory Friday after beginning the season 1-4. “I was ready for the dog pile,” junior Cory Parks said. “That’s the greatest feeling…

Ironmen blank Topsail for title

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The Cherryville Ironmen swept and shut out the Hampstead Topsail Pirates for their seventh high school 1A state baseball championship title and first since 2001. Cherryville did it using pitching, defense and hitting — something that was their strong suit all season long. The Ironmen finished the season with a…

Post 100 moves to 3-0

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Cherryville Post 100 continued to swing the bats well and win in the absence of head coach Bobby Reynolds and several Cherryville High School players as Post 100 defeated rival Denver Post 455 12-5 Thursday night at “The Corral.” Cherryville used a four-run third and ninth inning to propel its…

Custer wins SPC coach of year

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Almost two years ago East Lincoln men’s head track coach Lonnie Custer was coaching by himself. Now after three straight Southern Piedmont Conference championships and three consecutive conference coach of the year awards, Custer finds himself improving his Mustang team each year in and out. “Our program has had a…

Glover signs with Pfeiffer

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Wes Glover, who was a highly respected senior point guard for the East Lincoln High School Mustangs, will now take his talents to the next level, as he committed to play basketball at Pfeiffer University in Charlotte on Thursday. “We’re very happy and excited that Wes will be able to…

Knights win awards

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Rust places second

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Sports Briefs

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WLHS awards night West Lincoln High School will have its annual sports awards night Sunday, June 1 at 2 p.m. in the new gym. Carolina Prep Carolina Prep Post graduate School located in Gastonia, North Carolina is looking for graduating seniors from area high schools who did not get recruited…

Eagle athletes honored

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