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Pitt Co. completes state quest

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Timely hitting, spectacular defense and solid pitching. Those were the ingredients Pitt County used to wrap up the 2005 American Legion baseball championship Wednesday night at Cherryville`s Fraley Field. The Area One champions won the tournament the hard way, winning five straight games out of the loser`s bracket, four of…

Bike for Like

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Football begins in Lincoln County

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Three—that’s the number of new football coaches in Lincoln County, as practice opened on Monday. While three maybe an interesting number to county football fans. One also has made a name of itself. One represents the 1A/2A Southern Piedmont Conference, the new conference Lincolnton, West Lincoln, East Lincoln and North…

Would-be senior headed to Iraq

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Second baseman Matthew Craig set many records at Limestone College, with a promising return next season. Instead, Craig will sit this season out and trade his baseball uniform for army fatigues. “It was something I always wanted to do since I was little,” Craig said of signing up for the…

Sports Briefs

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NL Football Sign-ups The North Lincoln Optimist Club is currently holding football sign-ups for kids ages 7-13 years old. Registration will be held Monday-Friday from 6-8 p.m. at North Lincoln’s Football Stadium. For more information, please call 704-748-2360. EL Volleyball Camp The last two days of East Lincoln Volleyball Camp…

Such good sports

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Going down swinging

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CHERRYVILLE–Only one of the favorites is still standing in the 2005 N.C. American Legion Baseball Tournament. Pitt County survived a late-inning rally by host Cherryville and dismantled a lifeless Eastern Randolph team in two loser’s bracket games Tuesday at Fraley Field. The pair of wins sends the Area One champions…

Sports Briefs

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“Teens Bike for Life” Charity Ride 20 teenage cyclists, all representatives of the Carolina Pathfinder clubs, will ride through downtown Lincolnton between 3-3:30 p.m. as they continue their 420 mile trek through central North Carolina. The club raises public awareness and funds for different community services each year. This year’s…

Optimists to hold tourney

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The West Lincoln Optimist Club will host a Coach Pitch Tournament and canned food drive in early August. The tournament will take place Aug. 5, 6, and 7 at the West Lincoln Optimist Park. Kids ages 7 and 8 can participate, said Jeff Adams with the club. With the coach…

Littlejohn takes first

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