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March 24th, 2015
Jessica Hayes picked an interesting game to return to the soccer field for Newton-Conover.
In a contest that included a coach being dismissed from the field, four goals and an injury, the Lady Red Devils prevailed past Lincolnton 3-1 at Gurley Stadium.
It was the first game back for Hayes since injuring her toe during last yearâ€™s 2A West Region final against West Stokes.
Below is a look at Tuesday's spring sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Bunker Hill 5, Bandys 2
Maiden 7, West Lincoln 1
Newton-Conover 4, Lincolnton 3
South Caldwell 15, St. Stephens 0
Bandys 5, Bunker Hill 0
Lincolnton at Newton-Conover, no report
South Caldwell 9, St. Stephens 0
West Lincoln 3, Maiden 0
Below is a look at Monday's spring sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Bunker Hill 13, Newton-Conover 3 (six innings)
Fred T. Foard 11, Hickory 0 (five innings)
Bunker Hill 10, Lincolnton (from Saturday)
Maiden 11, Bandys 3 (from Saturday)
Fred T. Foard 5, Patton 4
Brandyn Norton doesnâ€™t remember much about June 22, 2013.
â€śThe last thing I remember was throwing a pitch,â€ť he said. â€śThen, I heard a noise.â€ť
Pitching with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning in an American Legion baseball game between Asheville Post 70 and Hickory Post 48, Norton was struck in the head by a line drive.
A Fred T. Foard athlete has received a prestigious honor from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Senior Jacob Schmidt is a recipient of the Morehead-Cain Scholarship, which is given to a high school senior demonstrating exceptional impact and academic achievement.
Only about three percent of those who apply for the scholarship receive it.
Below is a look at Friday's prep sports scores and postponements involving Catawba County teams:
Bandys at Maiden, ppd. to March 30 at 4:30 p.m.
Fred T. Foard 15, Patton 0 (five innings)
St. Stephens 12, Hickory 2
Bandys at Maiden, ppd. to Saturday
Bunker Hill 1, Lincolnton 1 (OT - from Thursday)
Virginia and Michigan State both advanced to the Round of 32 of the NCAA Men's Basketball tournament with victories in Charlotte on Friday.
The No. 8 Spartans (24-11) held off a late charge from ninth-seeded Georgia to come away with the 70-63 win in the day's opening game.
Maiden High School sent shockwaves through the high school basketball scene on Thursday with the hiring of Danny Anderson
On the same day former boys basketball coach Pat Kahny resigned, the Blue Devils hired Anderson, a longtime head coach at West Caldwell, to assume the vacated position.
Maiden High School released a statement regarding Andersonâ€™s hire on Thursday.
Below is a look at Wednesday's sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Mooresville 9, Bandys 4
Bandys 4, Maiden 0
East Lincoln 2, Bunker Hill 1 (2 OTs; from Tuesday)
Fred T. Foard 7, Challenger 2 (from Tuesday)
Maiden 5, Bandys 4
Newton-Conover 9, East Lincoln 0
Below is a look at Tuesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:
Maiden 2, West Caldwell 0
West Lincoln 11, Newton-Conover 4
Bunker Hill 8, East Lincoln 5
Fred T. Foard 11, Hibriten 1
St. Stephens 18, Patton 6 (five innings)
Bandys 2, Lincolnton 0
Hibriten 1, Fred T. Foard 0