Archive - Sep 13, 2012
Continuing its dominant play early in the conference schedule, the Newton-Conover boys soccer team rolled to another win on Thursday.
The Red Devils (4-2-1, 2-0-0) scored three goals in the first half and six more in the second half on their way to a 9-1 road victory over Maiden.
Jayvee football season continued on Thursday with six match ups featuring seven Catawba County football squads.
Below are scores from the county and others from the surrounding areas.
Bandys 14, Draughn 6
E. Burke 21, Bunker Hill 14
Newton-Conover 24, Maiden 12
Alexander Central 27, St. Stephens 22
Watauga 30, Fred T. Foard 6
W-S Reagan 28, Hickory 21
The Bandys soccer team scored four goals in the first and second half each on their way to a 8-0 shutout victory over Draughn on Thursday.
Zach Beresford led the Trojans (3-4, 2-0) with three goals and two assists.
Armando Rivera, Kenny Ryan, Kyle Enyeart, Ben Howden and Morrissey Muniz added goals in the victory.
Stephen Simmons, Howden and Rivera also tallied assists in the victory.
The CVCC volleyball team improved to 7-0 overall and 4-0 in conference play with a three-set victory over the visiting Spartanburg Lady Pioneers on Thursday 25-22, 25-22 and 25-15.
Stat leaders for the Lady Bucs include Jennifer Beatty with 10 kills and five aces, Hannah Lewis with 18 digs, Lacy Goodson with 24 assists and Cecilia Brandon with 3.5 blocks.
Devils, red and blue, tangle tonight on the gridiron when Newton-Conover travels to face Maiden. Both teams aim to continue surging, with the Red Devils coming off a second straight win, and the Blue Devils seeking their season’s third win against one of their biggest rivals. See page 11 for a preview of the contest.
To a degree, Smart Electric Works decision to locate its North America headquarters was weighted heavily by just the right set of circumstances.
What seemed like a normal Tuesday for one 86-year-old Conover woman turned into a nightmare. She spent the day chasing after a large sum of money only to find out she was a victim of a scam.
LINCOLNTON â€” Two men have been killed in a wreck in Lincoln County.
The North Carolina Highway Patrol says the wreck happened shortly before 1 p.m. Wednesday on N.C. 10.
Officials say the victims were 33-year-old Eric Timothy Hicks of Yadkinville and 42-year-old Larry Cook of Vale.