Archive - Sep 2013 - Sports Article
The Bandys volleyball team entered Tuesday's game against West Caldwell with a new head coach.
Hannah Reynolds, who has coached the Lady Trojans in each of the past two seasons, was not with the team on Tuesday.
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.
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores across Catawba County:
Bandys 9, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 7, East Lincoln 2
Newton-Conover 9, Bunker Hill 0
Bandys 3, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 3, East Lincoln 0
Newton-Conover 3, Bunker Hill 2
NEWTON â€” Newton-Conover's Franklin Wepner entered Monday's SD-7 soccer game against Bunker Hill with a sick feeling in his stomach.
He left it with an appetite for scoring.
Wepner netted four goals against the Bears, including two in each half, to help the Red Devils earn a 4-2 conference victory at Gurley Stadium.
Below is a look at Monday's prep sports scores across Catawba County:
Fred T. Foard 6, Freedom 3
Maiden 8, Bunker Hill 1
Watauga 8, St. Stephens 1
Fred T. Foard 3, Freedom 0
Hickory 3, Patton 0
Kings Mountain 3, Fred T. Foard 2 (on Saturday)
St. Stephens 3, Watauga 0
The Maiden defense forced three South Caldwell turnovers in a 38-14 victory against the Spartans in Lenoir on Friday.
Maiden improves to 4-0 on the season, while South Caldwell falls to 2-2 overall.
To read more of this story, pick up the weekend edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.
Behind the play of quarterback Landon Hammer, the Alexander Central football team made it two wins in as many weeks against Catawba County squads.
Hammer scored three touchdowns to lead the Cougars past its former conference mate St. Stephens, 49-14, in Taylorsville.
The Indians fall to 0-4 overall on the season.
Below is a look at next week's games across Catawba County:
Friday, Sept. 27
East Lincoln at Bandys
Maiden at Bunker Hill
West Caldwell at Newton-Conover
Fred T. Foard at Freedom (Gene)
Hickory at Patton
St. Stephens at Watauga
Alexander Central ran the football and controlled the clock in a 26-16 junior varsity football win against St. Stephens on Thursday.
The Cougars (2-1) held possession for nearly 27 minutes in the contest, while the Indians (0-3) had the football for just over 12 minutes.
Below is a look at Thursday's prep sports scores across Catawba County:
Bunker Hill 3, Bandys 0
Maiden 3, West Lincoln 0
Newton-Conover 3, Lincolnton 0
Bandys 9, Bunker Hill 0
Maiden 8, West Lincoln 1
Newton-Conover 8, Lincolnton 1
Maiden 4, East Burke 4
A three-sport athlete at Fred T. Foard, Maggie Gettys is making waves off of the field of competition.
The Tiger senior is one of 16 students across the state on the North Carolina High School Athletic Associationâ€™s (NCHSAA) Student Athlete Advisory Council.
Each high school in the state is allowed to give one student an application to join the council.