Archive - Sports Article
October 11th, 2012
Jayvee football season continued on Thursday with six match ups featuring seven Catawba County football squads.
Below are scores from the county and others from the surrounding areas:
Bandys 26, South Iredell 7
Bunker Hill 38, West Caldwell 14
Hickory 40, Hibriten 14
Maiden 42, East Burke 0
Newton-Conover 38, Draughn 22
St. Stephens 26, Fred T. Foard 14
Below are scores from prep sports from around Catawba County on Thursday:
Bunker Hill 3, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 3, East Burke 0
Newton-Conover 3, Draughn 0
South Iredell 3, Bandys 2
Bunker Hill 3, West Caldwell 1
East Burke 3, Maiden 1
Newton-Conover 6, Draughn 0
South Iredell 3, Bandys 2
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will miss the next two races with his second concussion in the past six weeks, ending the championship chances of NASCAR's most popular driver.
The first concussion, suffered in a crash during an Aug. 29 tire test at Kansas, went undiagnosed until Wednesday, when Earnhardt was examined in Charlotte for lingering effects from Sunday's crash at Talladega.
The 20th edition of the United Way Unifour Cross Country Invitational lived up to expectations on Wednesday.
A new boys championship race record was set. Two new individual and team champions were also crowned in the championship races at the event.
The Fred T. Foard soccer team picked up a road conference victory Wednesday against South Caldwell.
Daniel Tomberlin, Kenan Ruffner, Scottie Whitman and Mario Carrillo each scored goals for the Tigers (13-5-1, 4-4-1).
Whitman also recorded an assist on Ruffner's goal.
St. Stephens 3, Hibriten 1
Panthers announced Wednesday that Pro Bowl center Ryan Kalil is out for the season after suffering a left foot injury.
Kalil was injured in Carolina's 16-12 loss to Seattle, although he continued playing.
Kalil went to see Dr. James Anderson on Tuesday and it was determined he had a Lisfranc injury â€” torn a ligament that supports the middle of his foot.
Super Bowl champion and Washington Redskins Ring of Fame member Joe Theismann visited Rock Barn Golf & Spa in Conover on Tuesday.
Theismann took part in the 10th Annual Dale Jarrett Celebrity Shootout â€” part of the 10th Anniversary Greater Hickory Classic week.
During his time in Conover, O-N-E Sports Editor Cody Dalton spoke to Theismann and asked him a couple of questions.
Below are results from Tuesday's first day of the Catawba Valley 2A girls tennis tournament at Maiden:
Singles (Round 1)
Bandys 3, Draughn 0
Bunker Hill 3, East Burke 0
Fred T. Foard 3, Hibriten 0
Maiden 3, Newton-Conover 2
Draughn 1, Bandys 0
East Burke 3, Bunker Hill 1
Newton-Conover 9, Maiden 0
For only the second time in its history, the Greater Hickory High School Classic was settled on a scorecard playoff.
Tied with a pair of 36s, Maiden's Thomas Lilly and Fred T. Foard's Christian Carpenter were separated by what they shot on the 18th hole.
Lilly's birdie score was better than Carpenter's par, as the Maiden senior golfer became the first Blue Devil to claim the Classic crown.