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Gaston-Lincoln Western Tourney

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Post 100 rained out

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Wet weather forced the postponement of Cherryville Post 100`s game Sunday night at Steele Creek. The rained-out contest has been rescheduled for June 25 at Olympic High School in Charlotte, according to Post 100 assistant coach A.J. Henley. In other scheduling announcements, Cherryville has rescheduled postponed games against Newell and…

Sekal leaves for Polk

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Two Lincoln County coaches are changing school addresses for the upcoming school year. Former North Lincoln men’s basketball coach and Athletic Director Scott Sekal has taken a job at Polk County. David Johnson former Lincolnton women’s basketball coach has agreed to take the position that Sekal left vacant as men’s…

Post 509 uses big 6th to beat Denver

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Lake Norman Post 509 continued their winning ways Friday, beating Denver Post 455 10-5 at Jonathan Brookins’ Memorial Field. Post 509 used a six-run seventh inning to break open a 4-3 ballgame, along with five relatively strong innings from Tyler Boyles to record the win. Dustin Weaver’s arm seemed to…

Another close call for Post 455, loses 5-4 to Post 262

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Post 455 fell to Post 262 of Charlotte 5-4 Thursday night in another close ballgame The loss marks the fourth time on the season the club has lost a one-run contest. Steve Young had a clutch double in the bottom of the ninth that put Post 262 in position for…

Strong plays carry Post 100 over Huntersville

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Above, Josh Glover tags out Ben Sherrill at home on a throw from Josh Day in the third inning of Thursday’s game. Below, Post 100 starter Wayne McDonald worked 7 2/3, innings surrendering seven hits and striking out eight batters in a 7-4 victory over Huntersville. Jenny Walling / LTN…

Sports Briefs

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Recreation basketball camp The Lincolnton-Lincoln County Parks and Recreation Department is now taking registration for a summer basketball camp for boys and girls ages 8-15. Camp dates are June 21-25 from 9:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. The cost of the camp is $35 which includes a T-shirt. Camp director is Lawerence…

Summer recreational softball

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Adam Scherr of the Logger Heads lunges to catch the ball to barely get Benchwarmers’ Dusty Lewis at first base. The Loggerheads won the contest 29-17 with Chris Wilson picking up the win. Buddy Shull went 4-5 with two homeruns. Jenny Walling / LTN Photo…

River Pirates win two, Post 455 loses

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Lake Norman Post 509 used a big night from Johnny Spake to squeek by Gastonia Post 23, 9-8 Tuesday night. Post 509 surged out to a 8-3 lead through six innings, but Post 23 came back outscoring them 5-1 the rest of the way. That one run scored by Lake…

Post 100 falls to Post 262, 3rd loss in a row

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CHERRYVILLE–It is still too early to panic, but Cherryville can ill afford many more outings like Monday night`s game against Charlotte Post 262. Charlotte, the last place team in the Eastern Division of Area Four, extended Post 100`s free fall with a 9-3 win that was even more dominant that…