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March 21st

PREP NOTEBOOK: Changes to today's schedule

March 21, 2013

Below are the schedule changes and postponements from today's prep sports action:

Prep golf
CVAC golf at Orchard Hills, ppd. (will be made up some time in April)

Prep softball
Canon McMillan (Pa.) at Fred T. Foard, moved from 6 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

March 20th

Edwards looks back on his 40 years of coaching

March 21, 2013

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 women’s basketball coach at Catawba Valley Community College.

Edwards hopes he achieved one goal in his long tenure as coach.

Bobcats top Raptors for third-straight home win

March 21, 2013

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.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Wednesday's sports scores

March 20, 2013

Below is a look at Wednesday's prep scores from across Catawba County:

Prep tennis
Newton-Conover 9, Bunker Hill 0
Bandys 5, Maiden 4

Prep softball
Bandys 11, Maiden 6
Bunker Hill 11, Newton-Conover 1
St. Stephens 13, East Rutherford 0

Prep baseball
Bandys 7, Maiden 6 (eight innings)
Bunker Hill 7, Newton-Conover 6 (eight innings)

March 19th

Lady Bucs' Tommy Edwards retiring as head coach

March 20, 2013

Tommy Edwards is retiring after four seasons of guiding the CVCC women's basketball program and nearly 40 total years of coaching.

Edwards announced his retirement during the tea's awards banquet on Tuesday evening.

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.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Tuesday's spring prep scores

March 20, 2013

Below is a look at Tuesday's prep scores from across Catawba County:

Prep tennis
Bandys 9, West Caldwell 0
Newton-Conover 7, Draughn 2
St. Stephens 9, Fred T. Foard 0
South Iredell 8, Maiden 1

Prep softball
Bandys 5, West Caldwell 2
Draughn 1, Bunker Hill 0
East Burke 15, Newton-Conover 0 (three innings)
Fred T. Foard 2, St. Stephens 0

Panthers sign free agent CB Moore from the Bears

March 19, 2013

The Panthers have signed unrestricted free agent cornerback D.J. Moore.

The 5-foot-9, 180-pound Moore played in 13 games with two starts for the Chicago Bears last season and had 29 tackles and two interceptions. He served as the Bears nickel back for a portion of the season.

Carolina announced the move Tuesday. Moore, 25, received a one-year contract but financial terms weren't disclosed.

Bandys’ Hunter Harvey thriving in the spotlight

March 19, 2013

With at least a dozen scouts watching his every move in each game he competes, Hunter Harvey continues to impress.

The Bandys senior pitcher is focused on a potential future playing professional baseball, but is trying to make the most of his last season on the mound for the Trojans.

Walker, Henderson help claw 'Cats past Wizards

March 19, 2013

With victory slipping away from their grasp, Kemba Walker and Gerald Henderson carried the Charlotte Bobcats to a second-straight home victory.

A 12-0 run in the final 2:34 helped the Bobcats defeat the Washington Wizards 119-114 on Monday night at Time Warner Cable Arena.

March 18th

PREP NOTEBOOK: Monday's sports postponements

March 18, 2013

Below are today's postponements from spring prep sports from across Catawba County:

Prep baseball
East Burke at Newton-Conover, ppd. to Tuesday
Bunker Hill at Draughn, ppd. to Tuesday
Maiden at South Iredell, ppd. to Tuesday
West Caldwell at Bandys, ppd. to Tuesday

Prep softball
East Burke at Newton-Conover, ppd. to Tuesday

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