Archive - 2014 - Sports Article
Below is a look at Tuesday's second-round volleyball playoff matches involving Catawba County teams:
No. 17 Maiden (14-7) at No. 1 North Surry (24-3), 6 p.m.
No. 9 Lake Norman Charter (12-10) at No. 8 Bunker Hill (18-6), 5 p.m.
No. 13 Newton-Conover (15-7) at No. 4 Mount Pleasant (18-5), 7 p.m.
Below is a look at Saturday's prep volleyball playoff scores involving Catawba County teams (updated at 2 p.m.):
2A playoff scores (on Saturday)
Newton-Conover 3, West Davidson 0
(25-12, 25-14, 25-12; LRDs improve to 14-6)
Bunker Hill 3, Bandys 1 (25-19, 22-25, 25-21, 25-20;
Lady Bears improve to 15-6, Lady Trojans finish 10-9)
Maiden 3, East Burke 1
The Newton-Conover football team caught the â€śturnover bugâ€ť in its biggest game of the season Friday night.
Red Devil quarterback Cameron Stanley threw four interceptions in a 49-28 loss to East Lincoln on Friday night.
Newton-Conover falls to 6-1-1 overall on the season and 3-1-0 in conference games.
Bandys defeated Maiden on the football field Friday at Blue Devil Stadium and in the process, gave its head coach some history to go along with the rivalry victory.
Trent Lowman became the first Trojan in history to defeat the Blue Devils as both a player and a coach in Bandysâ€™ 29-21 win against Maiden.
Oct. 17 scores
Bandys 29, Maiden 21
East Lincoln 49, Newton-Conover 28
Fred T. Foard 41, Patton 12
Lincolnton 57, Bunker Hill 2
St. Stephens 49, Hickory 43 (OT)
State wide (from Associated Press)
Albemarle 45, North Moore 0
Alexander Central 21, Statesville 17
Apex 40, Cary 10
Ashe County 48, East Wilkes 14
Asheville 48, McDowell County 14
Matt Beam returns to his alma mater Friday to lead his Newton-Conover Red Devils into their biggest game of the season against East Lincoln.
A 1995 graduate of East Lincoln High school, Beam has coached against the Mustangs several times, including during his tenures at North Lincoln and Burns.
Below is a look at Thursday's junior varsity football scores involving Catawba County teams:
Oct. 16 scores
Bunker Hill 32, Lincolnton 26
Maiden 26, Bandys 20
Newton-Conover 14, East Lincoln 12
Patton 38, Fred T. Foard 34
St. Stephens 21, Hickory 20
Below is a look at the preliminary first-round prep volleyball playoff match ups involving all seven Catawba County teams:
2A brackets (on Saturday)
No. 17 Maiden (11-6) at No. 16 East Burke (17-5), 4 p.m.
No. 20 West Davidson (7-15) at No. 13 Newton-Conover (13-6), 11 a.m.
No. 24 Bandys (10-8) at No. 8 Bunker Hill (14-6), 2 p.m.
3A brackets (on Saturday)
A year to the day it won last yearâ€™s Southern District 7 Athletic 2A tournament title, the Bunker Hill volleyball team made lightning strike twice on Wednesday.
The Lady Bears came out of the gate strong in a 3-1 win against rival Newton-Conover in the tournament final held at West Caldwell High School.