Archive - Jun 2, 2012
The Fred T. Foard softball team finished one win short of a state title.
The Lady Tigers fell 7-2 Sunday afternoon to C.B. Aycock in the third and deciding game of the 3A state championship series.
Foard won game one Saturday, 1-0, in extra innings before dropping the next two games in the series, including a 4-3 defeat in game two.
Catawba County high school graduates and their families celebrate with commencement ceremonies this week.
Bandys High School kicks off a string of graduation ceremonies with its gathering Thursday at Catawba Valley Community College.
For a complete graduation schedule, and for other events happening in Catawba County this week, see the list below.
After falling behind 4-0 in the first couple of innings, Fred T. Foard rallied in its second game against C.B. Aycock in the best-of-three state 3A championship series Saturday.
The Lady Tigers (26-5) scored three runs in the top of the third, but could not get any closer, dropping the contest, 4-3, to the Falcons.
After 8.5 scoreless innings, one hit was the difference in the first game of the 3A best-of-three state softball championship series between Fred T. Foard and C.B. Aycock on Saturday.