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West wins overtime thriller

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West Lincoln defeated Bunker Hill 28-20 in a thrilling double overtime game. Special teams was the key unit taking the spotlight recovering two onside kicks in the ball game. The first onsider they recovered began the second half. With eight minutes remaining they recovered the second one. Jake Watts scored…

Bring on the Trojans

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The Lincolnton Wolves will need a big night from junior running back Lance Friday tonight in their homecoming contest versus the Chase Trojans. The Wolves are coming off a big rivalry win over West Lincoln so it will be interesting to see how they perform. Lincolnton is 3-2 and 1-0…

North to forfeit victory

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The North Lincoln Knights’ 19-17 victory over Charlotte Christian will not count due to a forfeit because of an ineligible player participating. According to Principal Rick Freeman, it was brought to his attention over a week ago that a problem may exist regarding the eligibility of one of the North’s…

Wolves defeat Lions, Mustangs win

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The Lincolnton Lady Wolves took another step on their way to a three-peat as Midwest 2A Conference Champions beating the Shelby Golden Lions 6-3 on Thursday. No. 1 Seed for Lincolnton Shawn Kindley defeated Betsy Martin 7-5 and 6-2. Erin Mode for Shelby knocked off Jessica Newton 6-3, 6-1. Liz…

Rebels look for rebound victory

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The West Lincoln Rebels look to put last week’s 21-18 loss to Lincolnton behind them. Preparing to face a strong Bunker Hill Bears team (3-2, 0-1) will help them do so faster than normal. Offense Rebels’ head coach Butch Parker knows the Bears will make his team show they can…

Wolves poised for special night

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Homecoming is always special for high school football. Celebrating your 100 years as a high school makes it that much more special. When the Lincolnton Wolves meet the Chase Trojans this Friday, that will be the case. Offense Lincolnton is coming off a tremendous game against the West Lincoln Rebels.…

Popple finishes third, Wolves win

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The East Lincoln Mustangs competed at McAlpine Park in Charlotte in the Wendy’s Invitational. Once again, Brad Popple led the Mustangs running the meet in 16:37 good enough to take third place. The men overall placed 14th but on a more encouraging note reigning Big South 3A Conference champ Chris…

Trying to stop the bleeding

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North Lincoln looks to snap four-game losing streak on Friday The North Lincoln Knights are in dire need of a win after suffering four-straight losses. The only thing that stands in front of them is the Bessemer City Yellow Jackets who are coming off a lopsided win over Cherryville. Offense…

Mustangs will host Forestview Friday

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Coming off a 26-13 loss to the Ashbrook Green Wave, things don’t get any easier this week for the East Lincoln Mustangs as they face a very athletic Forestview team. Forestview enters the contest at 3-2 and 1-0 in the Big South 3A. East is 1-4 and 0-1 in the…

Maiden Blue Devils` first half leads to Knights` loss 55-15

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Facing the Maiden Blue Devils is difficult enough, trying to beat them while committing four turnovers in the first half is impossible. The North Lincoln Knights in their first away game of the year fell 55-15 to the Blue Devils Friday night. Tommy Henry, Maiden’s do-everything back, scored six touchdowns…