Archive - Oct 2013 - Sports Article
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.
NEWTON â€” Coming off of its first-ever conference championship, the Fred T. Foard boys soccer team continued its momentum this season with 6-2 victory against West Henderson in the first round of the 3A playoffs on Wednesday.
The Tigers (16-5-3) scored early and often in the contest.
Below is a look at Wednesday's 2A and 3A boys soccer playoff scores involving Catawba County teams:
Newton-Conover 5, West Davidson 3
Trinity 1, Bunker Hill 0 (Bears finish season 7-10-3)
Owen 4, Bandys 0 (Trojans finish season 9-13)
Saturday's second round games
Newton-Conover (15-4-2) at Trinity (19-3)
Below is a look at the final middle school football scores involving Catawba County teams, as well as the final standings:
Arndt 28, Jacobs Fork 14
Grandview 20, Northview 6
Maiden 32, Mill Creek 12
River Bend 52, Newton-Conover 30
Jacobs Fork (4-3)
HICKORY â€” When undefeated Carson collided with unblemished St. Stephens on the volleyball court Tuesday, you knew something had to give.
The Lady Cougars (34-0) won a battle of volleyball titans against the Lady Indians in four sets to advance to Saturdayâ€™s 3A state championship game in Raleigh.
St. Stephens finishes its volleyball season with a 27-1 overall record.
Below is a look at look at Wednesday's 2A and 3A prep soccer playoff games involving Catawba County teams:
2A West playoffs
West Davidson (10-9-2) at Newton-Conover (15-4-2)
Bunker Hill (7-9-3) at Trinity (18-3)
Bandys (9-12) at Owen (18-3)
3A West playoffs
Hickory (10-8-5) at Carson (15-4)
West Henderson (12-8-2) at Fred T. Foard (15-5-3)
The Southern District 7 Athletic 2A announced its awards for the 2013 prep volleyball season earlier this week.
A player from Bunker Hill and a coach from Maiden were the top honorees in the conference.
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.
HICKORY â€” With a combined 60 wins between them and no losses, a battle of unbeatens takes place tonight on the volleyball court between host St. Stephens and Carson in the 3A West finals.
The winner between the Lady Indians (27-0) and Lady Cougars (33-0) advances to Saturdayâ€™s 3A state title game at N.C. State against either Chapel Hill (22-8) or Cardinal Gibbons (26-0) in the finals.