Archive - 2013
It's a two-man race for the Fred T. Foard varsity football coaching job, according to principal Chris Gibbs.
The Tigers have narrowed down a field of 25 applicants to two potential candidates to lead Foard on the gridiron this fall.
No official job offer has been made to either of the two candidates.
Against an unfamiliar opponent in Canon-McMillan (Pa.), one run was the difference for the Fred T. Foard softball team on Thursday.
Addie Bolick connected with a solo home run in the bottom of the fifth to center field, helping the Lady Tigers defeat the Lady Big Macs, 1-0.
Below is a look at Thursday's prep scores from across Catawba County:
South Iredell 5, Bandys 4
Bunker Hill 7, Draughn 2
Maiden 7, East Burke 2
Fred T. Foard 1, Canon-McMillan (Pa.) 0
A.C. Reynolds 4, Fred T. Foard 0
Catawba Valley 2A at Orchard Hills, ppd. to TBA
Below is a look at Thursday's NCAA tournament scores and Friday's slate of games:
Thursday's NCAA tournament scores
No. 3 Michigan St. 65, No. 14 Valparaiso 54
No. 6 Butler 68, No. 11 Bucknell 56
No. 9 Wichita State 73, No. 8 Pittsburgh 55
No. 4 St. Louis 64, No. 13 New Mexico St. 44
No. 6 Memphis 54, No. 11 Saint Mary's 52
No. 3 Marquette 59, No. 14 Davidson 58
Below are the schedule changes and postponements from today's prep sports action:
CVAC golf at Orchard Hills, ppd. (will be made up some time in April)
Canon McMillan (Pa.) at Fred T. Foard, moved from 6 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
After 40 total years of coaching, Tommy Edwards decided it was time to hang up the whistle.
Edwards announced his retirement on Tuesday as the womenâ€™s basketball coach at Catawba Valley Community College.
Edwards hopes he achieved one goal in his long tenure as coach.
Behind 25 points from Byron Mullens and 21 points from Gerald Henderson, the Charlotte Bobcats continued their roll at home on Wednesday.
The Bobcats defeated the Toronto Raptors 107-101, notching their third-straight victory at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Below is a look at Wednesday's prep scores from across Catawba County:
Newton-Conover 9, Bunker Hill 0
Bandys 5, Maiden 4
Bandys 11, Maiden 6
Bunker Hill 11, Newton-Conover 1
St. Stephens 13, East Rutherford 0
Bandys 7, Maiden 6 (eight innings)
Bunker Hill 7, Newton-Conover 6 (eight innings)
Frank Lee Bailey, Sr., 84, of Sherrill Ford went home to be with his Lord on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 after a courageous fight with cancer. Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Bailey Family.
Two men were arrested Monday night around 10 p.m. after a traffic stop resulted in drug charges.