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Post 455 wins final home game 12-6

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A player is really hot if they’re able to raise their batting average 100 points in one week. So is the case for Matt Kuster, 7 for his last 10, who paced a 13-hit attack leading Denver past Gastonia Post 23, 12-6 Wednesday night. More importantly the win gives Post…

Post 100 makes it nine in a row

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GASTONIA–The beat goes on for Cherryville Post 100. Post 100 made it nine wins in a row Thursday night with a 13-7 verdict over Gastonia Post 23 at Sims Legion Park. Cherryville (14-6, 8-4) fell behind 6-3 after three innings, but stormed back with a five-run sixth inning to take…

Sports Briefs

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NL women’s tennis Any young lady interested in playing tennis for the North Lincoln Lady Knights can pick up a hit-around schedule in the school’s main office. Recreation programs Lincolnton/Lincoln County Parks and Recreation is currently taken registration for the following Summer programs: summer playground program, tennis clinic, basketball camp,…

Post 100 extends win streak to 7

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There`s nothing like a seven-game win streak to raise a coach`s expectations. On June 11, after his team lost an extra-inning game at home to Kings Mountain to fall to 1-4 in the Eastern Division of Area Four, Post 100 coach Bobby Reynolds was simply looking to get to .500…

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 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…