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Mustangs advance with win over Wolves

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Wolves hopeful about new season

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LINCOLNTON — The Lincolnton Wolves varsity basketball program would like to see of the same success that its football program has recently undergone. But in order to do that, they’ll have to rely heavily on a number of seniors who have limited experience. “It’s been several years since we’ve been…

Roundup

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Basketball Eagles earn wins The Lincoln Charter Eagles varsity boys basketball team remained undefeated (3-0) as they edged out a narrow 62-60 victory over Lincoln Christian on Tuesday. Junior Dylan Cronin led the team with a season-high 29 points. Brandon Dishman and Parker Talbert were the only other Eagle players…

Rebels earn rewards

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West Lincoln High School had its spring annual sports banquet this past Sunday. Award winners are listed below. Girls Tennis MVP- Laura Baker Most Improved- Ashlyn Hartsoe Rebel Award- Kelly Branton Girls Golf MVP- Kayda Caldwell Girls Cross Country MVP- Beth Pittman Team Before Self- Beth Qualls Most Improved- Lindsey…

Chasing the champs: Part 2

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DENVER — Friday’s match-up between the Lincolnton and East Lincoln football teams must seem like dйjа vu all over again for both players and coaches. Just a year ago, the two were battling it out for the right to go the 2A state championship game. Now they find themselves fighting…

Knights roll under new coaches

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PUMPKIN CENTER — Thursday marked a new era for both North Lincoln girls and boys basketball programs as both teams earned wins under their new head coaches to start the season. The Lady Knights (1-0) earned a 78-10 victory over Challenger Early College High School of Hickory, which is fielding…

Rendleman moving up

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DENVER — Basketball season has begun and some some 1A/2A Southern Piedmont Conference defenders can breath a sign of relief for a little while, knowing that East Lincoln senior Keith Rendleman isn’t on the court yet. Instead, he has been busy making decisions about his future. On Monday, the two-sport…

Rebels hit the hardwood

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VALE – The West Lincoln boys basketball team hasn’t had a lot of excitement recently, but head coach Karl Sain said that’s all about to change. “I think our players have something to prove this year, because last season we didn’t meet our team goals,” the Rebels coach said. “I…

Mustangs earn win

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DENVER — The East Lincoln Lady Mustangs basketball team earned its first win of the season Tuesday with a 54-39 home victory over the South Point Lady Red Raiders. Despite having two players sit out for disciplinary problems, the Mustangs (1-1) earned a tough-fought victory behind junior Lindsy Wright’s 21-point…

County players thrive

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With the first round of the playoffs out the way, each game grows more important for teams. Last week the playoff fates were not in Lincoln County’s favor as Lincolnton and North Lincoln met up in the first round and this week Lincolnton will travel to take on county rival…