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Knights make history with upset win

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The North Lincoln High School tennis team made school history Wednesday when it defeated Mountain Heritage 5-4 in the second round of the 2A dual tennis playoffs. “We are proud to continue to represent the Southern Piedmont Conference in dual team play,” North Lincoln head coach Libby Fletcher said. “The…

Mustangs blank Knigts

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PUMPKIN CENTER — As the regular soccer season came to an end Wednesday both East Lincoln and North Lincoln were finally headed in the right direction: forward. Even though the Knights (5-12-2, 2-8-1) lost 2-0 at home to their rival and conference opponent, East Lincoln, they still grew together and…

Some teams rolling while others searching for answers

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As the season begins to close, rivals and conference foes face one another in crucial matches down the stretch. East Lincoln (8-1, 4-0) will face Southern Piedmont Conference foe and rival West Lincoln (1-8, 0-4) in a crucial game for both teams. The Rebels will host the current SPC leader…

Locals earn HOF call

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The Lincoln County Sports Hall of Fame Banquet will be 6 p.m. Nov. 1 at the James W. Warren Citizens Center. The event will feature many familiar faces from both the past and the present. Eight members will be inducted, including Bill Abernethy, Scott Cloninger, Maebelle Aderholt Earnhardt, Jerry Gates,…

Sports Roundup

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JV Football Lincolnton 19, BC 0 The Lincolnton junior varsity team shutout Bessemer City 19-0 Thursday at home. Jalen Littlejohn put the JV Wolves on the scoreboard with an 8-yard TD run in the first quarter giving Lincolnton a 7-0 lead. Drake Henry added a 2-yard score on the ground…

Sports Briefs

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BC Optimist b-ball Boger City Optimist in now accepting registration for basketball sign-ups. Those interested can sign up at City Park during the month of October on Mon., Tues. and Thurs. from 6:30-7:45 p.m or at Domino’s Pizza in Lincolnton. Or you can download a registration form online at www.bogercityoptimist.com…

Lady Eagles finish second

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DENVER — The Lincoln Charter High School volleyball team finished second in its first year in the new Piedmont Athletic Conference and second in the conference tournament. The Lady Eagles (12-7, 10-4) will only lose three seniors next year, including two starters. Seniors are Brittany Berryhill and twin sisters Brittany…

County teams make early exit

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All four Lincoln County high school volleyball teams earned a playoff spot, and unfortantely all four were knocked out in the first round. It was a great season for all four county schools as East and West Lincoln each went through coaching changes but both made the playoffs. West Lincoln…

Sportts Roundup

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Golf Tobey advances to state East Lincoln sophomore Mattie Tobey shot an 81 and placed fifth out of 95 players Tuesday at the 2A West regional golf tournament. She will go on to play in the state tournament in Pinehurst next Monday and Tuesday. Tobey was the only Lincoln County…

Local travel team wins tournament

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