Archive - 2013 - Sports Article
Below is a look at each of the seven Catawba County high schools and their prep boys soccer teams for the 2013 season:
Head coach: Mark Simmons
Last season: 6-14, lost in first round of playoffs
Former Bandys High pitcher Hunter Harvey made his debut Tuesday night for the Single-A Aberdeen IronBirds (Md.).
Harvey tossed 4.1 innings in his outing against the Hudson Valley Renegades, allowing four hits, one unearned run, one walk and struck out five batters.
He was tagged with the loss after giving up the gameâ€™s only run in the top of the fifth on an errant pickoff attempt.
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep scores across Catawba County:
Bunker Hill 3, Fred T. Foard 2
South Caldwell 3, Bandys 2
Maiden 7, Mooresville 2
Fred T. Foard 7, Bunker Hill 2
Former Bandys High pitcher Hunter Harvey will make his debut tonight for the Single-A Aberdeen Ironbirds (Md.).
Harvey was promoted to the club on Monday from the Gulf Coast League Orioles.
The Catawba County Hornets persevered through the rain to pick up their fourth victory of the season on Saturday at Westside/Jaycee Park.
The Hornets defense forced seven turnovers in a 14-0 win against the Carolina Heat.
Catawba County defenders Brent Wilkerson, Tommy Henry and Kyle Loflin each forced two turnovers, while Jarrod Holmes tallied the other.
Below is a look at Monday's prep scores from across Catawba County:
Fred T. Foard 3, West Lincoln 0
Forestview 3, Bandys 2
St. Stephens 3, Lake Norman 2
West Iredell 3, Bunker Hill 1
Bandys 5, Draughn 2
East Burke at Bunker Hill, ppd. to 6:45 p.m. Thursday
Enka 2, Fred T. Foard 1
The Maiden football program officially finished its preseason on Friday with a tough test against an out-of-area team.
The Blue Devils hosted Charlotte Olympic in both junior varsity and varsity action.
It was the first scrimmage for the Blue Devils since last Saturdayâ€™s Lincoln County Jamboree.
The Bandys football team debuted new Nike game jerseys on Friday during the schoolâ€™s photo day.
The Trojans will also be playing in the new look Garry Butler Memorial Stadium, which was outfitted with new home and away bleachers during the summer, as well as a new scoreboard and play clocks.
St. Stephens High School held its football photo day on Friday afternoon.
The Indians are one of three Catawba County football teams with renovated stadiums this season, including Bandys and Foard.
St. Stephens kicks off its season on Friday, Aug. 23 at home against Bandys.
Below is a look at each of the seven Catawba County high schools and their prep volleyball teams for the 2013 season:
Head coach: Hannah Reynolds
Last season: 10-14, lost in the first round of playoffs
Returning players: Alexis Barr, GaoSee Vang, Amber Krenson, and Regan Smith.
New contributors: Daryann Carr and Madeline Smith.