Archive - 2013
The Catawba Valley Community College women's volleyball team won the Region X/District P championship at Saturday at the Tarlton Complex.
The Lady Bucs, who improve to 39-0 on the season, defeated Wake Tech in three sets (25-14, 25-17, 25-9) to advance to the championship final.
DENVER â€” With the SD-7 title at stake, Chazz Surratt had possibly his best game of the season on Friday.
The Mustangs sophomore signal-caller scored five total touchdowns, including four on the ground, in a 42-0 rout of Maiden at David Clark Stadium.
NEWTON â€” South Caldwell tallied 386 yards of total offense in a 36-0 victory against Fred T. Foard at Tiger Stadium on Friday.
Trevar Soles led the Spartans with a pair of touchdown runs, including from 10 and 2 yards out.
Below is a look at Friday night's prep football scores from across the area:
Friday night football scores
Bandys 34, West Lincoln 7
Bunker Hill 56, Newton-Conover 19
East Lincoln 42, Maiden 0
Freedom 47, St. Stephens 17
Hickory 42, Watauga 27
Lincolnton 48, West Caldwell 21
Hibriten 21, Patton 13
Crest 21, Burns 17
Chase 27, East Burke 8
Shirley Jean Riedel Braunsteiner, age 66, of Newton, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, October 30, 2013, at her residence. The Braunsteiner family has entrusted the funeral arrangements to Willis-Reynolds Funeral Home & Cremations in Newton.
Mildred Louise Heavner Finger, 89, of Lincolnton died Oct. 31, 2013, at
In partnership with Appalachian State University, Catawba County operates a 7,381-square-foot center for biodiesel research, development and production.
â€śI cried when my momma took me out of school in the 10th-grade,â€ť said Mary Louise Sigmon-Harris, 93. â€śWe didnâ€™t have free text books and things. It was during the Great Depression and there wasnâ€™t any money around. I couldnâ€™t dress like the others, but I had a good, sharp mind.â€ť
The Maiden and East Lincoln football teams collide on the gridiron tonight with the Southern District 7 Athletic 2A on the line.
The winner of tonight's "Showdown of the Season" will likely be the 2013 SD-7 prep football champion.
Below is a look at Thursday's junior varsity football scores involving Catawba County teams:
Bandys 22, West Lincoln 14
East Lincoln 18, Maiden 12
Freedom 25, St. Stephens 14
Hickory 33, Watauga 7
Newton-Conover 20, Bunker Hill 0
South Caldwell 55, Fred T. Foard 16
Below is a look at Saturday's boys prep soccer playoff games, along with game times:
Newton-Conover (15-4-2) at Trinity (19-3), 6 p.m.
Northwest Cabarrus (13-6-2) at Fred T. Foard (15-5-3), 6 p.m.
St. Stephens (12-7-3) at Freedom (15-3-2), 6 p.m.