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Rebels roll to 62-0 victory

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VALE — West Lincoln (3-1) hosted Thomas Jefferson (0-4) for the first time on Friday night and was able to come out on top with a 62-0 win. “I was proud of the way the kids came out and executed (Friday),” said West Lincoln head coach Mark Latham. From the…

Stilwell, Knights win 20-7

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PUMPKIN CENTER — North Lincoln finally broke into the win column Friday night with a 20-7 defeat of North Iredell, giving first-year Knights head coach Scott Stilwell his first victory of the season. “I can say my first victory was on my home field,” Stilwell said. “The crowd support was…

Wolves continue recent success

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LINCOLNTON — As if Lincolnton did not have enough weapons in its new double wing offense, the Wolves may have found another one Friday night. Rashad Thompson went 56 yards for a touchdown on the first play from scrimmage, and that big play set the tone for a 37-7 win…

Benton’s last-second TD gives Warriors dramatic win

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MOUNT HOLLY — A couple of fumbles seemed harmless enough when East Lincoln led by four touchdowns in Friday’s game. But the turnovers slowed the Mustangs to a creeping halt and they never got back on track, allowing East Gaston to rally for a dramatic 28-27 win Friday at Arrowhead…

Delhomme, Panthers lose focus in loss

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CHARLOTTE— Sunday’s home opener against the Eagles was a chance for Panthers starting quarterback Jake Delhomme to put last year’s home playoff loss behind him. That didn’t happen. And Carolina fans only felt worse after the team tied a franchise record seven turnovers in an ugly 38-10 loss to the…

Sports Briefs

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B-ball team looking players The Lincoln Gators are currently looking for boys and girls basketball players grades fifth through 12th for its upcoming spring 2010 basketball season. For more information contact coach Ernest Vinson at (704) 530-2844. One-Day B-ball Camp There will be a one-day basketball camp with Coach Norb…

Rebels get off to good pace

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VALE — If the current trend continues, then West Lincoln’s cross country team might be one to watch for the upcoming season. The men and women’s programs hosted their first meet of the season at home against Bessemer City and Challenger on Thursday with both West Lincoln teams winning the…

Lincoln County teams healthier, more focused

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Injuries seemed to have played a part at the beginning of the season for several Lincoln County teams, but this week it appears the wounds are healing. Plans are slowly coming together, and now it’s time to make a mark. East Lincoln and Lincolnton both got good news that some…

Kickers’ college starts off on the right foot

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WEST VIRIGINA — Former East Lincoln high school soccer and football standout Brandon Strupp is getting his collegiate football career off on the right foot. Strupp, a freshman at Concord University (West Virginia) has had an exciting two weeks of college football. The underclassmen has played a vital role in…

Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Team Statistics

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Prep stats as of Friday, Sept. 11, 2009 Southern Piedmont 1A/2A Team statistics Total offense per game Team G Rush Pass Tot. Pts East Lincoln 2 135.5 229.0 364.5 40.5 West Lincoln 3 294.7 65.7 360.3 27.0 North Lincoln 3 118.0 190.0 308.0 21.7 Lincolnton 3 230.3 41.0 271.3 21.0…