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April 16th

Crawdads power their way past Tourists on diamond

April 16, 2013

Four Crawdads drove in two runs each, helping Hickory pick up an 11-4 road victory over Asheville in minor league baseball action on Tuesday.

Nick Williams, Joe Maloney, Nomar Mazara and Jordan Akins each had two RBIs for Hickory (6-7) in the win. Williams, Maloney and Akins also had a home run each.

April 15th

County athletes receive advice from ACC’s best

April 15, 2013

Catawba County prep basketball players collided on the court Saturday with top college basketball players for the 35th Annual ACC Barnstorming Tour at David Craft Gymnasium at Hickory High School.

Among the many college players in attendance for the event were Duke’s Ryan Kelly, Mason Plumlee and Seth Curry.

Henderson, Walker lead Bobcats over Knicks 106-95

April 15, 2013

The Charlotte Bobcats have a chance to shed the label of NBA's worst team heading into the offseason.

The Bobcats enter the season finale Wednesday night tied with Orlando for the worst record in the NBA at 20-61. Both teams have one game left — the Bobcats host Cleveland, while the Magic visit Miami.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Monday's prep scoreboard

April 15, 2013

Below is a look at Monday's prep scores from around Catawba County:

Prep tennis
Maiden 8, Fred T. Foard 1
Newton-Conover 9, Bunker Hill 0 (Red Devils clinch CVAC title)

Prep golf

Catawba Valley 2A (at Glen Oaks)

Team scores
1. Maiden, 310
2. Newton-Conover, 323
3. South Iredell, 359
4. East Burke, 361
5. Bunker Hill, 386
6. West Caldwell, 405

PREP NOTEBOOK: Weather forces schedule changes

April 15, 2013

Below is a look at Monday's spring sports schedule changes due to inclement weather:

Prep baseball
Maiden at St. Stephens, ppd. to Wednesday

Prep golf
Catawba Valley 2A at Glen Oaks, still on
Norwestern 3A/4A at Brushy Mountain, still on

Prep softball
Bandys at West Caldwell, ppd. to 5 p.m. Wednesday

April 12th

Gentle's 3 RBIs pace Trojans past Red Devils

April 12, 2013

Behind the play of junior catcher Meggie Gentle, the Bandys softball team continued to keep pace near the top of the Catawba Valley 2A standings with an 8-1 home victory against Newton-Conover on Friday.

Intimidators score 10 runs, defeat Crawdads

April 12, 2013

The Kannapolis Intimidators scored 10 runs on 10 hits to defeat the Hickory Crawdads 10-2 in minor league baseball action on Friday.

Jason Coats, Michael Johnson and Patrick Palmeiro each drove in two runs to lead the Intimidators (6-3).

Jordan Akins paced Hickory (3-6) with one RBI and one run scored on a 1-for-4 day at the plate.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Friday's prep sports scores

April 12, 2013

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

Prep baseball
Bandys 7, Newton-Conover 1
Bunker Hill 10, South Iredell 5
Hibriten 5, St. Stephens 4
South Caldwell 8, Fred T. Foard 1

Prep softball
Bandys 8, Newton-Conover 1
South Caldwell 2, Fred T. Foard 1
South Iredell 9, Bunker Hill 4

Prep soccer

April 11th

St. Stephens tennis team salutes seniors with sweep

April 11, 2013

The St. Stephens tennis team honored its five senior members on Thursday and continued its roll this season in the process.

The Indians swept rival Fred T. Foard in singles and doubles play to come away with a 9-0 conference win at home.

Saint improves to 7-1 overall and 4-0 in NWC play, while Fred T. Foard drops to 1-9 overall and 0-4 in conference tennis matches.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Thursday's sports scores

April 11, 2013

Below is a look at Thursday's spring sports scores from across Catawba County:

Prep baseball
West Caldwell 12, Maiden 1

Prep softball
Maiden 12, West Caldwell 2 (six innings)

Prep soccer
Bandys 4, Draughn 0
West Caldwell 1, Maiden 0

Prep tennis
Lincolnton 6, Bunker Hill 3
Maiden 9, West Caldwell 0

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