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Braves beat Denver

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The Gaston Braves rallied for the second time in three nights Tuesday night with a 2-1 victory over Denver. Lenoir-Rhyne baseball signee David Bumgardner and Post 455’s Mitchell Lynch were locked in a pitcher’s duel for most of the game. Through five innings, each pitcher had allowed only one hit…

Post 100’s win streak snapped at 5

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CHARLOTTE–Post 100 coach Bobby Reynolds hinted that he may shake up his lineup for tonight’s home game against Kannapolis after a lackluster weekend at the plate. Cherryville managed only four hits Sunday night in a 4-1 loss to Charlotte Post 262 in an Area Four-Eastern Division game at Jack H.…

Senior trio reflects

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Seniors Nicole Hall, Calah Bynum and Lindsey Smith played their final high school game Saturday and, justifiably so, were overwhelmed with emotions. “It’s really hard to come out here and lose because we really thought we would be in the championship game tomorrow. It’s really hard to take the loss,…

Panthers outlast Knights

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With the game deadlocked at four, North Johnston’s Whitney Parrish, who had only one hit her previous four at-bats, ended the North Lincoln Lady Knights’ season with a hit to right field that drove in the game-winning run. Despite trailing 4-0 at one point, the Panthers refused to surrender. Instead…

Lady Knights finish third

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In the same way a pastor would address the masses to remember someone’s life, North Lincoln Lady Knights head coach Rick Brown did the same of the Lady Knights’ run over the past two seasons. By holding a vigil of sorts after North Johnston eliminated them Saturday night from the…

Sports Briefs

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Recreation programs Lincolnton/Lincoln County Parks and Recreation is currently taken registration for the following Summer programs: Summer Playground Program, Tennis Clinic, Basketball Camp, Cheerleading Clinics, Fast-Pitch Softball Clinics, Youth Soccer Clinics and League, Swimming Lessons, Guard Start Program and Lifeguard Training. For more information, please contact the recreation office at…

NC 1A Final Four Preview

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When the North Lincoln Lady Knights (20-8) take the field against East Surry (23-3) on Saturday, it won’t be the first time they’ve faced off. With number two pitcher senior Nicole Hall on the mound and doing an admirable job, the Knights fell to the Cardinals 2-1 in their previous…

Kuntz finishes first

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STANLEY–Jamie Kuntz (Concord) won the 25-lap feature for IMCA Modifieds at East Lincoln Speedway, Saturday night. After starting fourth, Kuntz took the front position on the twelfth circuit and stayed there the remaining 13 laps for the win. Finishing second was Josh Wright (Mooresville) with Greg Brown (Concord) , James…

Knights open with Cardinals

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Post 455 loses heartbreaker

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Denver Post 455 suffered their first loss of the season Tuesday night in heartbreaking fashion. Leading 6-4, Kings Mountain scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth to snatch what would’ve been Denver’s fifth win of the season. It was deja vu all over again as Curt Hall and…