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September 16th

PREP NOTEBOOK: Monday's prep sports scores

September 16, 2013

Below is a look at Monday's prep sports scores:

Boys soccer
Bunker Hill 2, East Lincoln 2
Fred T. Foard 2, South Caldwell 1
Lincolnton 3, Bandys 0
Newton-Conover 4, West Lincoln 0
St. Stephens 2, Freedom 1
Watauga 4, Hickory 1

Volleyball
Bunker Hill 3, North Wilkes 0
Fred T. Foard 3, South Caldwell 0
Hickory 3, Watauga 2
St. Stephens 3, Freedom 0

Panthers lose starting FS Charles Godfrey for season

September 16, 2013

Panthers starting free safety Charles Godfrey is out for the remainder of the season with a torn right Achilles tendon, adding to the team's troubles following a 0-2 start.

Team spokesman Charlie Dayton made the announcement Monday shortly after coach Ron Rivera's press conference.

QB Johnson throws 5 INTs in 49ers’ first-ever loss

September 16, 2013

The first two games in the history of the Charlotte 49ers football program ran like clockwork.

The third 49ers’ game didn’t go according to plan.

Charlotte (2-1) made seven turnovers in a 40-13 loss to the North Carolina Central Eagles on Saturday at Richardson Stadium.

Panthers lose another close one, fall to Bills

September 16, 2013

The Carolina Panthers' close losses are becoming more and more painful.

In the latest, they gave up a last-second touchdown to the Buffalo Bills in a 24-23 defeat Sunday.

"This is like going to the dentist and getting several teeth pulled without any anesthesia, laughing gas, nothing," said Panthers receiver Steve Smith. "It's tough and it's sickening."

September 13th

Special teams mistakes cost Newton-Conover in loss

September 14, 2013

Special teams issues plagued Newton-Conover on Friday night against Freedom.

Those mistakes led to the Red Devils falling behind in the first half en route to a 45-32 loss to the Patriots at Gurley Stadium.

To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

McRee tosses 6 touchdowns in Blue Devils' 63-0 win

September 13, 2013

Jake McRee threw six touchdown passes in a 63-0 home rout by Maiden against St. Stephens.

McRee tossed four of his scores to tight end Alex White — two in each half.

To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

Cougars hand Trojans their second-straight defeat

September 13, 2013

The Cougars’ Devante Clark rushed for a pair of scores in the second half, leading Alexander Central to its first win of the 2013.

Devan Cox led Bandys (2-2) with a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jeremy Carr in the fourth quarter.

Friday, September 13, 2013

September 13, 2013

Mae Irene Woodring, 91, of Newton, passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at Trinity Ridge Nursing Home in Hickory. The Woodring family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Cremations in Newton.

Maiden woman charged in Denver ministry break-in

September 13, 2013

A Catawba County woman has been charged in a break-in at East Lincoln Christian Ministries according to Lincoln County authorities, who said Thursday they were close to arresting a second person.

To read more of this story, pick up the Friday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

Crime at all-time low

September 13, 2013

Catawba County has its lowest crime index in 20 years according to information the  State Bureau of Investigation released last week.

Giving up the third-most rushing yards in franchise history, the Carolina Panthers were...
Maiden hadn’t made many mistakes in its first three football games this season. Game No. 4 Friday...
With a 24-6 lead at halftime, the St. Stephens football team appeared heading for its second win of...

 

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