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Surratt qualifies for Elite 11 semifinals

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor Having already mastered the local stage, Chazz Surratt gets to show off his skills on a national level. The East Lincoln quarterback is one of 30 from across the country selected to compete in the national semifinals of the Nike Elite 11 Quarterback Competition. The round…

Eagles, Hiwassee Dam try again today

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Eagles, Hiwassee Dam try again today   RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor Lincoln Charter was set to open the first regional softball series in school history on Tuesday, but the weather wouldn’t allow it. Game 1 of the best-of-three 1A West regional series between the second-seeded Eagles (22-2) and No. 1…

West Lincoln comes up short

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Softball drops heartbreaker at Forbush RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor EAST BEND — West Lincoln, a newcomer to the fourth round of the state softball playoffs, had Forbush, a perennial power, exactly where it wanted — down a run with three outs to go. But, in the end, experience prevailed. The…

Baseball’s rally falls short at Randleman

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LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS West Lincoln’s improbable run through the baseball playoffs has come to an end. Tanner Routh went 2-for-3, Clint Marsh went 2-for-4, and Randleman scored six runs in the fourth and fifth innings combined to win 7-6 Friday and end the Rebels’ season in the fourth round of the…

Lincoln County drops season opener

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LINCOLN TIMES-NEWS Lincoln County Post 455 found itself in a nine-run hole to the Gaston Braves Saturday and couldn’t recover in a 13-5 season-opening loss. The Gaston Braves led 9-0 before the Cardinals scored a pair of runs in the fifth and three more in the sixth on a three-run…

THIS WEEK’S GAMES — 5-25-15

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This week’s games for May 25, 2015. Today Legion baseball Cherryville at Alexander Co., 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 26 Softball NCHSAA 1A West regional series, Game 1: Lincoln Charter at Hiwassee Dam, time TBA Wednesday, May 27 Softball NCHSAA 1A West regional series, Game 2: Hiwassee Dam at Lincoln Charter,…

Lake Norman Charter ends EL’s season in third round

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor HUNTERSVILLE — East Lincoln got by its recent nemesis that is the second round of the state girls soccer playoffs, but Lake Norman Charter made sure the Mustangs’ season ended in the next round. Lauren Smithers scored two goals and the top-seeded Knights held East Lincoln…

WL baseball, softball teams are one win away from regional series

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor West Lincoln’s softball team has never played in a fast-pitch regional game, and its baseball team wasn’t expected to have that chance. But both can pull off the rare double trip to the regional series with wins tonight. The Rebels softball team will be on the…

Area products lead CVCC to D-II world series

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  RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor Catawba Valley Community College’s baseball team is world series bound thanks to a handful of local products. The Red Hawks won the Region X/Southeast District tournament last week, clinching their spot in the 10-team National Junior College Athletic Association Division II World Series, which begins…

Kenley’s walk-off grand slam in 10th sends Lincoln Charter to fourth round

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RYAN HERMAN Sports Editor DENVER — After grinding her way through 10 innings, Emily Kenley didn’t want to throw another pitch. She made sure she didn’t have to. Kenley’s walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the 10th Tuesday sent the senior and her Lincoln Charter teammates to the fourth…