Archive - 2013
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores across Catawba County:
Bandys 3, West Lincoln 0
Bunker Hill 3, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 3, Lincolnton 0
Newton-Conover 3, East Lincoln 0
Newton-Conover 6, St. Stephens 3
Dennis Leo Porter of Hickory died Sept. 5, 2013, at his home. The family will receive friends 5-6 p.m. at the church.
Newton-Conover High School's NJROTC hosted its 18th annual field meet this past Saturday, bringing in 25 schools and 27 teams.
Each team competed in 14 events including pull-up competitions and sandbag races.
In most games, the football team that typically makes the least amount of mistakes wins.
Lenoir-Rhyne continued to make blunder after blunder on Saturday.
The Bears committed six turnovers in a 18-10 loss to Concord (W.Va.) at Moretz Stadium.
Matt Johnson had never thrown five touchdown passes in his entire football career.
That was until Saturday.
The 6-foot-3, 230-pound quarterback tossed five scores in the Charlotte 49ersâ€™ 47-7 victory against Chowan at Richardson Stadium in Charlotte.
Below is a look at Monday's prep sports scores from across Catawba County:
St. Stephens 3, Hickory 1
Fred T. Foard 3, Patton 0
Bandys 5, West Lincoln 0
Fred T. Foard 2, Patton 1
Lincolnton 4, Maiden 1
Newton-Conover 3, East Lincoln 2
St. Stephens 2, Hickory 2 (OT)
West Caldwell 3, Bunker Hill 1
The Carolina Panthers showed flashes of brilliance on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks.
In the end, it was the same old story in another close home loss.
A 43-yard touchdown pass from Russell Wilson to Jermaine Kearse was the difference maker in a 12-7 win for the Seahawks against the Panthers.
When Hickory needed a big play on the football field against Newton-Conover on Friday, Jahiz Linebarger was there to answer the call.
Linebarger rushed 18 times for 179 yards and three touchdowns, helping the Red Tornadoes earn a 33-28 win against the Red Devils.
As a team, Hickory (2-1) tallied 220 yards on the ground on 34 carries.
Behind 419 yards of total offense, Bunker Hill defeated Fred T. Foard on the football field, 34-0, in Claremont.
The Bears tallied 294 yards of offense on the ground, led by Jordan Eckardâ€™s 98 yards on 22 carries and a rushing score.
Colton Chapman led Bunker Hill (3-0) with 204 yards of total offense, including 125 through the air and 79 on the ground.
Kermit Bryant Hull, age 83, of Catawba, passed away on Monday, September 2, 2013, at Catawba Regional Hospice in Newton, N.C. The Hull family has entrusted funeral arrangements to Drum Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Conover.