Archive - Apr 2, 2013
Winning 4-3 in close games is becoming a tradition this week for the St. Stephens baseball team.
A single by Dylan Brown in the bottom of the eighth inning plated Konner Klingenberg from third base, allowing St. Stephens to knock off the defending Easter Classic champion Hickory, 4-3.
The Saint victory comes one day after defeating Fred T. Foard, 4-3, in the bottom of the seventh inning.
Bunker Hill bounced back from a difficult loss in the opening round of the Easter Baseball Classic with an 8-2 win against Maiden on Tuesday.
In other Classic consolation action, Fred T. Foard took down South Iredell.
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep tournament scores from across Catawba County:
23rd Catawba County Easter Baseball Classic
No. 7 Fred T. Foard 14, No. 6 South Iredell 5
No. 1 Bunker Hill 8, No. 5 Maiden 2
No. 2 St. Stephens 4, No. 3 Hickory 3 (eight innings)
No. 4 West Caldwell 8, No. 8 Newton-Conover 7
Dorothy “Dot” McKenzie Laney Hickman, 91, of Newton passed away Tuesday, April 02, 2013 at Catawba Valley Assisted Living in Claremont. Memorials may be given to: Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, N.C., 28658.
After two years of hard work and dedication, Shuford Elementary parent Mark Pennell and the school’s Parent Teacher Organization are preparing to open the Shuford Elementary nature trail. The nature trail, located behind the elementary school, caught the attention of Mark Pennell after his daughter Saryn began going to the school.