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Dupuy joins Snap-on

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Doug Herbert has hired the talented crew chief Wayne Dupuy to tune the Snap-on Tools Top Fuel dragster. Dupuy and former team owner Joe Amato parted ways in an amicable decision Sunday night. Herbert didn`t waste time in contacting Dupuy and adding him to the Snap-on team. Dupuy had been…

Post 100 records two wins, makes it five straight

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The rain was the only thing that could slow down Post 100 over the weekend. Sunday night`s home game against Area Four-Eastern Division leader Pineville was postponed after afternoon thunderstorms rumbled through the area. No makeup date had been set as of Sunday night, but the game will be played…

Post 455 crushes Huntersville 12-2

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Denver Post 455 erupted for eight runs in the sixth en route to a 12-2 win in seven innings over Huntersville Saturday night. Clinging to a 3-2 lead, nearly everyone got in the act for Post 455 in the big inning. Kyle Baker started things off with a RBI-single, followed…

Jones does U-turn for Post 455

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An item Post 455 head coach Bruce Bolick loaned has gone a long way for second-year player Brandan Jones. Jones, who red-shirted during the fall and halfway through the spring at Southern Wesleyan University, was loaned a ‘Quick Swing’ hitting tool and boy, has it made a difference. In his…

Hopkins named to 1A All-State Team

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North Lincoln sophomore Trent Hopkins has been named to the NC.Preps 1A All-State Baseball Team. The first baseman was second on the team with a .405 batting average and had 19 RBIs. He also stole 24-of-24 bases. Hopkins was surprised when told of his being named. “The Lord always helps…

Two win NAACP scholarships

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Shauntel Boatwright and Taisha Morrison have been named 2005 scholarship winners of the Lincoln County branch of the NAACP. The scholarships, announced June 6 are in the amount of $1,500 each for the college of their choice. Boatwright, a graduate of Lincolnton High School, is the daughter of B.O. Boatwright…

Big Ol` Catfish

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Knights win the Wachovia Cup

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The North Lincoln Knights have received plenty of exposure in local papers in the first two years of existence. Some people believe the Knights have received too much. For those that have, take into consideration that the Knights have won conference championships in wrestling, men’s track and field, golf and…

Two for one deal for Post 455

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Denver Post 455 picked up two wins in the last two days. Wednesday, Denver beat Gastonia 9-4 at Sims Legion Park. A day after, they picked up another win when they were informed Kings Mountain would have to forfeit four games. One of the wins Kings Mountain had to forfeit…

Copperheads runner-up

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