Home » Archives by category » Sports (Page 560)

Rebels earn split of SPC title

Share This Post

West Lincoln earned their second consecutive share of the 1A/2A Southern Piedmont Conference baseball title with Cherryville Monday at Jonathan Brookins Memorial field as the Rebels defeated Lincolnton 5-1. “The kids are excited, this is two years in a row we’ve split with Cherryville,” West Lincoln head coach Alan Chapman…

Wolves get key win

Share This Post

The Lady Wolves (9-5, 6-5) earned an important 11-9 win Tuesday defeating rival North Lincoln (12-10, 8-4) and moving into a tie for fourth place with one game to go. “This game was important and we could’ve easily gotten down in the third inning when they started to come back,”…

Lady Ironmen take one step closer to softball title

Share This Post

I never liked tests, and I don’t think I ever will. Cherryville doesn’t seem to mind though, and apparently neither does West Lincoln junior Laura Barrett, who led the Lady Rebels going a perfect 3-for-3 in a 4-1 losing effort to the Lady Ironmen who celebrated a happy Senior Night…

Mustangs defeat Knights 15-11

Share This Post

There’s nothing wrong with the East Lincoln Mustangs bats, but head baseball coach Chris Matile said his team’s fielding needs to get back to basics after the team made nine errors in a 15-11 slugfest victory Monday. “We need to concentrate more on making the routine play, and hopefully continue…

WLHS students sell plants, flowers

Share This Post

Despite the drought, West Lincoln High School’s horticulture class, taught by Greg Davis, has produced a greenhouse full of plants and flowers, and they’re all for sale. “We survived,” Davis said of the drought that did hurt many growers. Now, the impatiens, begonias and geraniums Davis’ agricultural students have grown…

Special Senior Night celebration

Share This Post

They say there are two sides to every story, and this was definitely the case of North Lincoln’s 2-0 defeat over rival Lincolnton for a share of the women’s 2A Southern Piedmont Conference soccer championship Friday. The night was extra special for North Lincoln, (12-3-2, 7-2-1) which not only shared…

Knights swing way to SPC title

Share This Post

Golf is usually an individual game about focus and concentration. This was certainly the case with the North Lincoln Knights who captured the 2A Southern Piedmont conference golf championship last Tuesday. Mark Lackey, the Knights’ head golf coach, said they did it as a team effort. “Every kid strives to…

Mustangs limit Rebels

Share This Post

The Rebels (14-9, 11-2) were held to four hits as Jake Watts took a 3-1 loss Friday night at the hands of rival East Lincoln as the Mustangs celebrated Senior Night. West Lincoln head coach Alan Chapman said the team would be fine despite the loss to the Mustangs (14-8,…

Rockets soar in tournament

Share This Post

Herbert eliminated

Share This Post

MADISON, Ill. — Doug Herbert and the SnaponFranchise.com Top Fuel team saw elimination day come to an early end at the NHRA Midwest Nationals. After qualifying in the No. 12 position, Herbert faced Doug Kalitta in the opening round of eliminations. Herbert, known for his excellent reaction times, was first…