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Herbert eliminated

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MADISON, Ill. — Doug Herbert and the SnaponFranchise.com Top Fuel team saw elimination day come to an early end at the NHRA Midwest Nationals. After qualifying in the No. 12 position, Herbert faced Doug Kalitta in the opening round of eliminations. Herbert, known for his excellent reaction times, was first…

Sports Briefs

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Home Runs for Life There will be a home run Relay for Life Saturday, May 10 at 11 a.m. at Hills Chapel Methodist Church sponsored by Denver American Legion Post 455 (Big Jim’s Relay Team). Player Entry fee is $10 Contact Coach Bruce Bolick at (704) 483-5425. NL Boosters Club…

WLHS students sell plants, flowers

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Despite the drought, West Lincoln High School’s horticulture class, taught by Greg Davis, has produced a greenhouse full of plants and flowers, and they’re all for sale. “We survived,” Davis said of the drought that did hurt many growers. Now, the impatiens, begonias and geraniums Davis’ agricultural students have grown…

Mustang is hitting .519 clip

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East Lincoln junior Drew Spear might just become the next Babe Ruth as a hitting pitcher — well at least as far as his offensive numbers go. The 6-foot-6 inch Mustang is currently leading the Southern Piedmont Conference in batting with a .519 average and 25 RBI. He also has…

Lady Wolves win big on Senior Night

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The Lincolnton Lady Wolves enjoyed a big 6-0 home win Wednesday on Senior Night. Senior Kim Zuniga scored two goals and senior Caitlin Clark help preserve a shutout in goal in her last home game of the season. Both girls said they were sorry to leave the school and would…

Knights held to one hit

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Emily Self pitched a one-hitter for the Lady Ironmen softball team as Cherryville (14-5, 10-2) scored one run in the first and four in the fourth to defeat second place North Lincoln 5-0 Thursday. “It was a big win. It sets up a showdown on Tuesday at West Lincoln,” Cherryville…

Freeman signs with Davidson

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Sports Roundup

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Baseball EL 9, S. Iredell 1 The Mustangs got a good pitching performance from Drew Spear, who also led the team offensively in East Lincoln’s 9-1 win Thursday. Spear (4-2) was the winning pitcher as he went five innings, giving up one earned run and striking out seven. Spear went…

Sports Briefs

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Softball tournament Hooters of Gastonia/Elite Sportswear/SSO Softball will hold the Lincoln County Bash Softball tournament on Saturday at the Lincolonton City Park in Lincolnton. Spaces are limited to the first eight teams to enter. Class E teams only. SSO softball will hold the first led of the SSAA Triple Crown…

Rhyne and North Lincoln experience a Lady Knights tale

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In only her fourth year as the North Lincoln head girls track and field coach Lynn Rhyne is beginning to see the results of her teams hard work finally pay off. The Lady Knights earned their first Southern Piedmont Conference title in the school history last Thursday and Rhyne earned…