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October 17th, 2013
CONOVER â€”Â The first round of the Greater Hickory Kia Classic tees of on Friday at Rock Barn Golf & Spa.
The tournament wrapped up its pre-event festivities on Thursday with the final two Pro-Am tournaments.
CATAWBA â€” Longtime rivals Bandys and Maiden collide on the gridiron tonight for the 61st time in the two program's storied history.
Both teams have battled the injury bug so far this season â€”Â mainly at the running back position.
Below is a look at Thursday's junior varsity football scores across Catawba County:
Thursday's JV football scores
East Lincoln 8, Newton-Conover 6
Lincolnton 20, Bunker Hill 0
Patton 8, Fred T. Foard 0
Maiden 32, Bandys 12
St. Stephens 8, Hickory 6
CHARLOTTE â€”Â In front of 16,283 young men and women, the Charlotte Bobcats picked up a 110-84 victory against the Philadelphia 76ers in preseason NBA action early Thursday morning.
Below is a look at Wednesday's middle school football scores involving Catawba County teams:
Middle school football scores
Arndt 38, Newton-Conover 6
Grandview 20, Mill Creek 8
Maiden 28, River Bend 6
Northview 14, Jacobs Fork 8 (OT)
MORGANTON â€” The Watauga Pioneers swept both team honors during Wednesdayâ€™s Northwestern 3A/4A Cross-Country meet at Freedom High School.
The Pioneers scored 43 points on the boys side and 41 on the girls side to win both championships.
Below is a look at Wednesday's prep soccer scores across Catawba County:
East Lincoln at Maiden, ppd. to Thurday (power outage)
Fred T. Foard 3, Freedom 3
Hickory 3, Patton 0
Newton-Conover 4, Bunker Hill 2
St. Stephens 2, Watauga 1
West Caldwell 1, Bandys 0
NEWTON â€” Bunker Hill and Newton-Conover had met twice on the volleyball court this season, each earning a victory.
The two teams met again on Tuesday â€” this time with the Southern District 7 Athletic 2A tournament title on the line.
The Lady Bears (19-6) won the â€śrubber matchâ€ť between the two schools in four sets to claim the 2013 SD-7 conference tournament championship.
Members of Team Ned Jarrett were victorious during Tuesday's Dale Jarrett Shootout â€” part of the Greater Hickory Kia Classic week.
Winning team members include Ned Jarrett, Mark Talley, Bunker Hill High School golfer Jacob Lail and pro Ted Schultz.
In the nine-hole event, Lail drained a 20-foot eagle putt to give his team the winning 9-under-par score.
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep tennis playoff scores involving Catawba County teams:
2A dual team girls tennis
Bandys 5, Mt. Pleasant 2
Hendersonville 5, Maiden 4
Draughn 5, Newton-Conover 4 (from Monday)
3A dual team girls tennis
Hickory 9, Northwest Cabarrus 0