Archive - Sports Article
March 6th, 2014
Below is a look at Thursday's prep sports scores and postponements involving Catawba County teams:
Patton 13, Newton-Conover 1
St. Stephens 3, West Iredell 0
Bunker Hill at Hibriten, ppd. April 9
West Iredell 2, Maiden 0
Hickory at Newton-Conover, suspended
Below is a look at Wednesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Bunker Hill 9, Hibriten 8
Maiden 7, Fred T. Foard 6 (nine innings)
Newton-Conover 1, Hickory 0 (nine innings)
Shelby 12, Newton-Conover 0 (five innings)
West Lincoln 9, Fred T. Foard 1
Fred T. Foard 1, Polk County 0
Behind Haleigh Lackeyâ€™s 18 points, the Bandys girls basketball team won its 30th game of the season on Tuesday, advancing to the 2A Western Regional final at UNC-Greensboro.
Bandys defeated East Davidson, 62-42, to earn the right to play Franklin (24-3) in Saturdayâ€™s noon 2A West title contest at UNC-Greensboroâ€™s Fleming Gym.
For 29 straight games, the Bandys girls basketball team has been invincible.
Tonight, the Lady Trojans will try to add win No. 30 against by far its toughest test this season.
Bandys (29-0) faces East Davidson (24-3) tonight at Fleming Gymnasium on the campus of UNC-Greensboro for a chance to advance to the 2A Western Regional final on Saturday.
The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) released the start times for the 2A and 3A Regionals, featuring the Bandys and Hickory high school girls basketball teams.
Below is a look at those schedules:
Class 2A (at Fleming Gymnasium at UNC-Greensboro)
Tuesday, March 4, 7 p.m.: Â No. 8 Franklin (26-3) vs. No. 4 East Rutherford (23-2)
Newton-Conover and Hunter Huss laid it all on the line Friday night for a chance to reach Greensboro and the fourth round of the 2A boys basketball playoffs.
When the dust settled from the war on the court, the Huskies came away the victors, ending the Red Devilsâ€™ season with a 92-83 win on the road.
Newton-Conover finishes its season with a 23-6 overall record.
It was a milestone night for both senior guard Ace Easter and the Bandys girls basketball team.
Easter scored her 2,000th career point, helping lead the Lady Trojans back to Greensboro for the fifth-straight year with an 87-61 victory against North Wilkes.
Below is a look at Thursday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Fred T. Foard 10, Bunker Hill 2
Patton 5, Maiden 3
St. Stephens 5, Statesville 0
Bandys 4, North Lincoln 1
St. Stephens 12, Davie County 11 (first win in program history)
Below is a look at Wednesday's prep playoff scores involving Catawba County teams:
No. 4 Newton-Conover 81, No. 29 Wheatmore 52
Red Devils (23-5) host Hunter Huss (22-5) on Friday in third round. Huskies defeated Lexington, 91-74, on Wednesday to advance.
Wheatmore finishes season 17-9
No. 25 Lake Norman Charter 73, No. 24 Bunker Hill 52
Below is a look at Wednesday's prep playoff schedule involving Catawba County teams:
No. 29 Wheatmore (17-8) at No. 4 Newton-Conover (22-5)
No. 25 Lake Norman Charter (14-12) at No. 24 Bunker Hill (14-11)
No. 15 West Wilkes (19-9) at No. 2 Bandys (27-0)