Archive - Sports Article
September 12th, 2014
Below is a look at Friday's prep football scores in Catawba County and around the area:
Catawba County scores
Alexander Central 36, Bandys 14
Fred T. Foard 28, West Lincoln 14 (postponed - resumes at 6 p.m. Saturday)
Freedom 13, Newton-Conover 13 (tie - game will not be made up)
Maiden 56, St. Stephens 48
Mooresville 42, Hickory 0 (final - game called due to weather)
Inclement weather in the area tonight is causing changes to the prep football schedule.
Below are the schedule changes involving Catawba County teams:
Prep football (week four)
Bandys at Alexander Central, moved to 6:30 p.m.
Fred T. Foard at West Lincoln, 7:30 p.m.
Hickory at Mooresville, 7:30 p.m.
Maiden at St. Stephens, 7:30 p.m.
Newton-Conover at Freedom, 7:30 p.m.
It was a short, but sweet first home outing for the Newton-Conover junior varsity football team on Thursday.
The Red Devils (2-1) scored the lone points of their game against Freedom in the first quarter in an 8-0 weather-shortened win at Gurley Stadium.
Below is a look at Thursday's junior varsity football scores involving Catawba County teams:
Junior varsity football scores
Fred T. Foard 26, West Lincoln 20
Maiden at St. Stephens, ppd. to Monday
Newton-Conover 8, Freedom 0 (final/after three quarters)
West Iredell 22, Bunker Hill 6
Below is a look at Thursday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Maiden 3, Bunker Hill 1
Newton-Conover 3, Bandys 1
St. Stephens 3, East Burke 1
Maiden at Bunker Hill, ppd.
Newton-Conover at Bandys, ppd. to Monday
As the clock wound down to just under a minute in Wednesdayâ€™s SD-7 soccer match up between Newton-Conover and Bandys, the contest appeared to be heading for overtime.
Receiving a crossing pass from teammate Alex Tenjhay with just 43 seconds left, the Red Devilsâ€™ Aldayr Ozuna needed to capitalize.
Below is a look at Wednesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Hickory 3, Fred T. Foard 0
St. Stephens 3, South Caldwell 1
West Lincoln 3, Bandys 0
Fred T. Foard 5, Hickory 3 (OT)
Maiden 4, Bunker Hill 2
Newton-Conover 2, Bandys 1
St. Stephens 6, South Caldwell 3
Michael Allen was described as a â€śgentlemanâ€™s championâ€ť at Tuesdayâ€™s Greater Hickory Kia Classic Media Day.
In a little more than a month, Allen will defend his GHKC championship during the tournamentâ€™s 12th annual event.
To read more of this story, pick up the Wednesday edition of Catawba County's community newspaper, The Observer News Enterprise, at newsstands throughout the county.
The Newton-Conover football team moved up one spot in this weekâ€™s Associated Press prep football poll.
The Red Devils, who were ranked 10th in the first poll of the season last week, received a total of 33 votes this week to jump to No. 9.
Below is a look at Tuesday's sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Hickory 9, Newton-Conover 0
St. Stephens 7, Bunker Hill 2
Bunker Hill 3, West Caldwell 0
Maiden 3, Lincolnton 0
Newton-Conover 3, East Lincoln 0
Bunker Hill 3, West Caldwell 2
Hickory 3, St. Stephens 2 (from Monday)