Archive - Oct 16, 2012 - Sports Article
The finals of the Catawba Valley 2A volleyball championship will feature two sets of Devils.
Maiden and Newton-Conover both picked up semifinal wins on Tuesday to advance to the Wednesday's title game at Maiden High School.
To read more of this story, pick up the Wednesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.
Greyson Frey's goal off of a Jake Lafrancis pass with five minutes to go helped the Newton-Conover soccer team pick up a 4-3 victory against Bandys in Catawba on Tuesday.
The win keeps Newton-Conover (11-4-1, 9-2-0) in second place in the CVAC standings, trailing only South Iredell by two games.
The Red Devils play at the Vikings on Thursday night.
The first round of the 2A dual team girls tennis playoffs started on Tuesday with two Catawba County schools in action.
Maiden (17-1) avenged its only loss of the season by knocking off North Lincoln, 6-2. The Lady Blue Devils advance to face Salisbury (17-2) in the second round.
Bandys was shut out by Brevard, 9-0. The Lady Trojan's season ends at 13-4 overall.