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Lost for the season Sain maintains her faith

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Lindsey Sain’s senior season started out like a dream. Sain, who worked very hard on improving her already stellar game over the summer, made a three-pointer and stole the ball from a South Iredell player. That’s when her dream became a nightmare. Sain went to pass the ball to Brittany…

Midwest 2A announces all-conference teams

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The Midwest 2A released its Fall All-Conference performers on Monday. In volleyball, Heather Houser, Bandys’ coach, was named Coach of the Year. Hannah Scherr, also from Bandys, was named Player of the Year. Other Lady Trojans that made the team are Allison Brown, Carlee Carpenter, Hanna Scherr and Jessica Turner.…

Costea wins silver

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Bobby Costea of Lincolnton captured his second silver medal Sunday spurring his Weyandt’s Gymnastics team to a 1st place finish at the 2004 Snowman Classic. Of the 57 gymnasts competing at Level 4, Costea placed first on floor exercise, scoring 9.5; first on rings with a 9.6; first on high…

Rebels take match

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Tuesday night, the West Lincoln wrestlers went on the road to take on the Mountaineers of Kings Mountain. The Rebels improved their record to 12-0 by defeating Kings Mountain 65-3. John Harkey, Jeremy Pearson, Matt Avery, Logan Scronce, James Pearson, Dustin Hester, Daniel Soto, Keane Steele, and Antonio Rojo all…

Wolves, Rebels and Mustangs lose opener

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The Lincolnton Wolves fell to the Newton-Conover Red Devils 62-46. The Wolves only trailed 21-19 at the half, but the Red Devils opened the second half with a 10-point run en route to a 23-point third quarter. Julius Powell, a 6’8” Clemson-signee, led all scorers with 25 points. Wolves’ head…

Ward helps Knights snap losing streak

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Something had to give when the Bessemer City Yellow Jackets came to North Lincoln Tuesday night. The Yellow Jackets entered the game at 0-8, while North Lincoln found themselves at 1-8 in the midst of an eight-game losing streak. Fortunately for the Knights, they were able to pull out a…

Knights swept by Jaguars

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The North Lincoln Knights were swept by the Forestview Jaguars on Friday night as both the men and women’s varsity basketball teams lost. The men lost 83-56, as Will Farley scored 22 points and Benny Nutter scored 20 points to lead the Jaguars. Bingo Floyd complemented them with 12. Rod…

Rebels nipped by the Ironmen 62-60

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VALE—Cherryville`s Antonio Griggs took a seat on the bench early after picking up two fouls in the first 40 seconds of Friday night`s game against West Lincoln. But thankfully for the Ironmen, the 6-1 junior guard was on the floor when it mattered the most. Griggs scored 15 of his…

Mustangs avenge loss to Wolves

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The East Lincoln Mustangs had a simple remedy for the Lincolnton Wolves Friday night. The Mustangs were solid on the defensive end, and played team basketball on the offensive end en route to a 55-40 dismantling of the Wolves at East Lincoln Friday night. The East Lincoln defense made the…

Growing year for East

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Kirt Lee won a bronze medal at the 215 weight class at North Lincoln’s Inaugural Wrestling meet. East Lincoln has had some up and downs this season. One of the more disappointing moments came when they lost some key wrestlers prior to wrestling West Lincoln and South Point due to…