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A season to remember

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DENVER — It goes without a doubt that fans, players, coaches and sports media can all agree that this is the best season the East Lincoln Mustangs football team has ever had. With a 14-1 record, a perfect 5-0 1A/2A Southern Piedmont Conference title and their first state title appearance,…

Roundup

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Basketball Varsity boys Lincolnton 11 8 6 4 -29 Highland Tech 11 8 18 7 -44 LINCOLNTON (3-2, 1-1): Wibert Mitchem 13, Wright 6, Lail 4, Wilson 3, Melton 3. HIGHLAND TECH: Andrew Lopez 15, C.J. Shope 12, Walker 6, Porter 4, Williams 4 and McKenzie 3. Varsity girls West…

Sports briefs

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State title tickets East Lincoln High School will be running a fan bus at $30 per person including the ticket. Tickets will be available starting Tuesday at the school. The bus or buses will leave at 6 a.m. on Saturday morning. Youth b-ball clinic Rodney Monroe will be having a…

Knights earn first conference win

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PUMPKIN CENTER — North Lincoln boys head varsity basketball coach Mike Hainrihar said the Knights were going to be disciplined defensively. Tuesday night’s 51-29 win over 1A/2A Southern Piedmont Conference rival Draughn, from Burke County, proved it. The Knights (3-4, 1-2) earned their first conference win using man-to-man defense on…

2AA Western Regional Champs

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DENVER — The East Lincoln Mustangs are going to the 2A state championship game after defeating the East Henderson Eagles 21-7 in the 2AA Western Divisional finals. “It’s extremely special, it’s unbelievable and I just want to say there’s a buzz in the community and they support us,” East Lincoln…

1,000 and counting

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Sports Roundup

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Basketball Varsity girls Lincolnton lost 46-38 in overtime Friday at North Gaston. The Lady Wolves wer led in scoring by Maggie Cline with 14 points and 7 rebounds, making 4 out of 6 from the 3-point line. Shantae Elmore added 6 points, 15 rebounds, and 5 steals. Lincolnton will travel…

Sports Briefs

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State title tickets East Lincoln High School will be running a fan bus at $30 per person including the ticket. Tickets will be available starting Tuesday at the school. The bus or buses will leave at 6 a.m. on Saturday morning. Basketball Mini-Camp East Lincoln High School’s Boys Basketball team…

Set to play for the prize

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Mustangs experience may be key

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DENVER — At 13-1, the East Lincoln Mustangs and East Henderson Eagles might have more in common than they think as each team will try to knock off the other to advance to the North Carolina 2A state title game tonight. Both teams got here by having won 13-straight games…