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September 13th

Special teams mistakes cost Newton-Conover in loss

September 14, 2013

Special teams issues plagued Newton-Conover on Friday night against Freedom.

Those mistakes led to the Red Devils falling behind in the first half en route to a 45-32 loss to the Patriots at Gurley Stadium.

To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

McRee tosses 6 touchdowns in Blue Devils' 63-0 win

September 13, 2013

Jake McRee threw six touchdown passes in a 63-0 home rout by Maiden against St. Stephens.

McRee tossed four of his scores to tight end Alex White — two in each half.

To read more of this story, pick up the Tuesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

Cougars hand Trojans their second-straight defeat

September 13, 2013

The Cougars’ Devante Clark rushed for a pair of scores in the second half, leading Alexander Central to its first win of the 2013.

Devan Cox led Bandys (2-2) with a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jeremy Carr in the fourth quarter.

September 12th

JV FOOTBALL ROUND UP: Thursday's county scores

September 12, 2013

Below is a look at Thursday's junior varsity football scores across Catawba County:

JV football scores
Bunker Hill 46, West Iredell 6
Freedom 32, Newton-Conover 14
Maiden 40, St. Stephens 0
West Lincoln 14, Fred T. Foard 13

PREP NOTEBOOK: A look at Thursday's prep scores

September 12, 2013

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

Boys soccer
Lake Norman Charter 2, Newton-Conover 1

Volleyball
Newton-Conover 3, Bandys 0
Maiden 3, Bunker Hill 0

Girls tennis
Newton-Conover 5, Bandys 4
Maiden at Bunker Hill, ppd. to Sept. 23

September 11th

Late penalty kick lifts Bears past Blue Devils

September 11, 2013

Bunker Hill used a late penalty kick by Javier Chavez to pick up its first conference victory, 3-2, on Wednesday at home against Maiden.

Chavez’s scoring shot came after Bunker Hill’s Richard Xiong collided just in front of the net with Maiden goalkeeper Arley Mendonza, who received a yellow card on the play.

M.S. FOOTBALL ROUND UP: Wednesday's scores

September 11, 2013

Below is a look at Wednesday's middle school football scores in Catawba County:

Middle school football
Arndt 30, Liberty 8
Heritage 30, River Bend 6
Jacobs Fork 44, Walter Johnson 0

To read more on these games, pick up the Thursday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Wednesday's county prep scores

September 11, 2013

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

Boys soccer
Bunker Hill 3, Maiden 2
Fred T. Foard 2, Hickory 1
Newton-Conover 3, Bandys 2
St. Stephens 3, South Caldwell 0

Volleyball
Hickory 3, Fred T. Foard 0
St. Stephens 3, South Caldwell 0

Girls tennis
Hickory 9, Fred T. Foard 0
South Caldwell 6, St. Stephens 3

September 10th

Greater Hickory Kia Classic to be on modified course

September 10, 2013

Nearly a month and a half ago, the future of the 2013 Greater Hickory Kia Classic was uncertain.

After 9.5 inches of rain in three hours gushed through Rock Barn Golf & Spa, Executive Tournament Director Jim Correll wasn’t sure whether or not the Champions Tour would be able to hold its annual event in Conover.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Tuesday's prep sports scores

September 10, 2013

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

Volleyball
Bandys 3, West Lincoln 0
Bunker Hill 3, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 3, Lincolnton 0
Newton-Conover 3, East Lincoln 0

Prep tennis
Newton-Conover 6, St. Stephens 3

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