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Red Raiders put halt to Wolves win streak

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BELMONT — The South Point offense looked in midseason form in the team’s 35-21 home win over Lincolnton. And, after a horrendous start to the season, so did the Red Raider defense. A week after surrendering 517 yards on the ground in a 48-42 loss at Clover, they almost completely…

Raymer carries Knights

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BUNKER HILL — A week after a heartbreaking home loss, the North Lincoln Knights responded on the road with a 34-15 win Friday led by senior running back Kenny Raymer’s 174-yard, three-score performance against the Bunker Hill Bears. “I’m really proud of Kenny [Raymer],” North Lincoln head coach Matt Beam…

Knights net Hainrihar as new coach

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PUMPKIN CENTER — The North Lincoln Knights basketball team will have a new head coach next season, but it won’t be who you think it is. Former boys’ head coach David Johnson and girls’ head coach Mark Lackey were supposed to switch places. That changed over the course of the…

Sports Hall of Fame names released today

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The Lincoln County Sports Hall of Fame board has released the names of the inductees for the 2008 ceremony. This year’s new members are Bill Abernethy, Scott Cloninger, Maebelle Aderholt Earnhardt, Jerry Gates, Terry Gates, Maurice Moore, Butch Ross and Ryan Shelton. This will be the eighth Hall of Fame…

New coach makes debut

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Mustangs net victory over Wolves

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Tuesday marked the coaching debut of new East Lincoln head volleyball Stacey Buchanan and the second consecutive conference loss for the Lady Wolves, as East Lincoln defeated Lincolnton 3-1; 18-25, 25-21, 25-19 and 25-19. “It feels good to win,” Buchanan said. “I think we had the nervous jitters with the…

Wright earns honor after performance

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In celebration of football season, the Lincoln Times-News sports staff will pick a Lincoln County football athlete from one of the four county schools each week. This week’s featured athlete is senior Jordan Wright of the 2A state champion Lincolnton Wolves. Wright caught four passes for 108 yards in Week…

Roundup

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Soccer Ashbrook 6, Lincolnton Lincolnton lost 6-0 at Ashbrook on Monday. They will travel to take on South Point (2-2) today at 6:30 p.m. Bandys 2, NL 0 Bandys varsity soccer defeated North Lincoln 2-0 last Thursday. The Knights are now 0-2 on the season. The jayvee team tied 3-3.…

Roundup

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Soccer Lincolnton 6, HH 1 Lincolnton defeated Hunter Huss Saturday for fifth place in their first appearance in the Gaston Gazette Cup. Goals were scored by Carmelo Trejo, Moises Pena, Juan Pena (2), Jorge Rosales, and Steven Arias. Wolves head coach Ian Meeks said Martin Pena has been playing very…

Wolves roll to 35-7 victory in opener

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The 2008 version of Lincolnton Wolves football picked right up where the 2007 2A state championship team left off, winning its 12th game in a row dating back to last season. Sophomore quarterback Brandon Wilson passed for 177 yards and a touchdown Friday night as the Wolves defeated East Rutherford…