Archive - Sep 2012
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.
At the top of its respective conferences, South Iredell and St. Stephens met in a match up of prep volleyballâ€™s best in Hickory on Wednesday.
Battling back and forth almost the entire match, the Lady Indians fought off the Lady Vikings to pick up the non-conference victory in four sets 25-23,18-25, 25-17 and 25-22.
Bouncing back from its first loss of the season, the Fred T. Foard soccer team picked up a 4-0 conference victory against Alexander Central.
The shutout by the Tigers (10-1, 1-1) was their eighth in 11 games this season and fifth on the road.
Scoring goals for Foard were Scottie Whitman, Kenan Ruffner, Ryan Stasiak and Daniel Tomberlin.
CHAPEL HILL â€” Notre Dame got everything it wanted and the Atlantic Coast Conference got Notre Dame.