Archive - Mar 13, 2013
Maiden and Newton-Conover made the most of both teamâ€™s conference baseball openers on Wednesday.
A bloop single by Maiden shortstop Randal Ortiz in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted the Blue Devils to a 6-5 extra-inning victory against the Red Devils.
Below is a look at Wednesday's prep scores from across Catawba County:
Hibriten 3, St. Stephens 1
Fred T. Foard 4, South Caldwell 0
Maiden 15, Newton-Conover 0
Bandys 9, Kings Mountain 2
Bunker Hill 5, East Burke 1
Highland Tech 4, Bunker Hill 0
Newton-Conover 3, Lincolnton 0
St. Stephens 5, Hibriten 1
Maiden 3, North Lincoln 1
Georgie Ruth Brown Drum, 93, of Catawba, passed away on March 10, 2013, at Catawba Regional Hospice in Sherrill’s Ford. The Drum family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home & Cremations in Conover.
The worldâ€™s most famous golfer is named Tiger.
However, a local Tiger is joining the pro golf ranks.
Fred T. Foardâ€™s Christian Carpenter decided to forgo his senior season of prep golf to pursue a career on the course.
Carpenter was granted a one-year exemption by the National Golf Association Pro Tour. He will play in the Carolina Series.