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August 29th

PREP NOTEBOOK: Thursday's sports scoreboard

August 29, 2013

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

Prep girls tennis
Newton-Conover 9, Bunker Hill 0

Prep volleyball
Newton-Conover 3, West Caldwell 0
Bunker Hill 3, Lincolnton 0
Maiden at Bandys, ppd. to Sept. 3

Prep boys soccer
Bunker Hill 1, South Caldwell 1
Lake Norman Charter 3, Bandys 1
Newton-Conover 1, Hickory 1

JV FOOTBALL: Thursday's Catawba Co. scores

August 29, 2013

Below is look at Thursday's JV football scores in Catawba County:

JV football scores
Bandys 22, Fred T. Foard 0 (called in third)
Bunker Hill 20, St. Stephens 14 (OT)
Hickory 6, South Iredell 0 (called at halftime)
Maiden 40, West Iredell 18
Newton-Conover 26, Lexington 6 (called in third)

August 28th

Catawba Co. connected to Charlotte 49ers 1st season

August 28, 2013

When UNC-Charlotte officially kicks off its first-ever football season on Saturday, four former prep standouts with Catawba County ties will be a part of the history.

Football players Matt Johnson (Maiden), Zach Bumgarner (St. Stephens) and Tanner Fleming (Fred T. Foard) will suit for the 49ers in their inaugural football game on Saturday in Charlotte against Campbell at noon.

Mission trip impacts Bears senior lineman Kyle Guins

August 28, 2013

A mission trip to Honduras during the offseason shaped the way Kyle Guins viewed the world.

The Bunker Hill senior offensive lineman has emerged as a leader for the Bears on the gridiron and is using his faith to bond his teammates together.

Guins and members of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Conover made the trek to El Progreso, Honduras in late July.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Wednesday's county prep scores

August 28, 2013

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

Prep volleyball
Bunker Hill 3, Challenger 0
Carson 3, Maiden 0
Fred T. Foard 3, Freedom 0
Hickory 3, Patton 0
St. Stephens 3, Watauga 1

Prep boys soccer
Bandys 8, North Lincoln 2
Bunker Hill 1, Alexander Central 0
Statesville 1, Fred T. Foard 0

Prep girls tennis

August 27th

Hickory's Linebarger wins first Golden Helmet award

August 27, 2013

Hickory High running back Jahiz Linebarger was presented with the first Coca-Cola Golden Helmet Award of the season on Tuesday.

Linebarger, who also plays defensive back for the Red Tornadoes, helped rally Hickory to a 25-20 road victory against Statesville this past Friday.

He rushed for over 110 yards with two touchdowns against Statesville — part of 25 unanswered points in the contest.

Maiden resident Cherry named top rookie angler

August 27, 2013

Maiden resident and angler Hank Cherry is the Bassmaster Elite Series Rookie of the Year.

“Rookie of the year is a great foundation for my career,” Cherry said. “The guys in this rookie class are all great anglers, and it was a real accomplishment to come out on top. I’m going to build from here and someday get an Angler of the Year title.”

PREP NOTEBOOK: A look at Tuesday's prep scores

August 27, 2013

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

Prep volleyball
Bunker Hill 3, Newton-Conover 1
Maiden 3, East Lincoln 0
Bandys 3, West Caldwell 0
Hickory 3, Starmount 1

Prep boys soccer
Hickory 2, South Iredell 2
St. Stephens 5, Ashbrook 0
West Iredell 8, Maiden 1

Prep girls tennis
Maiden 8, Alexander Central 1

August 26th

BREAKING: Foard QB Matt Williams out for season

August 26, 2013

Fred T. Foard junior quarterback Matt Williams will miss the rest of the prep football season after breaking his left leg in this past Friday's game against Maiden.

Williams broke his left tibia/shin bone in two places in the contest, which the Tigers lost at home, 48-20.

With Williams being sidelined, the door is now open for someone to step in to his starting role.

Hornets hold Vikings to 28 yards of offense in shutout

August 26, 2013

The Catawba County Hornets continued their defensive dominance on the gridiron Saturday against the Upstate Vikings.

The Hornets held the Vikings to 28 yards of total offense in a 28-0 victory at Westside/Jaycee Park.

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