Below is a look at Thursday's junior varsity football scores involving Catawba County teams:
Bandys 22, West Lincoln 14
East Lincoln 18, Maiden 12
Freedom 25, St. Stephens 14
Hickory 33, Watauga 7
Newton-Conover 20, Bunker Hill 0
South Caldwell 55, Fred T. Foard 16
Below is a look at Saturday's boys prep soccer playoff games, along with game times:
Newton-Conover (15-4-2) at Trinity (19-3), 6 p.m.
Northwest Cabarrus (13-6-2) at Fred T. Foard (15-5-3), 6 p.m.
St. Stephens (12-7-3) at Freedom (15-3-2), 6 p.m.
Roby Hardin, 87, of Conover died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at the Brian Center East. He was born April 10, 1926. Memorials may be made to Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Road, Newton, NC 28658.
To celebrate Halloween this weekend, several horses and their local friends masqueraded at Longview Equestrian Center on Settlemyre Bridge Road. Attendees were later judged with the first- and second-place winners appearing here.
NEWTON â€” Coming off of its first-ever conference championship, the Fred T. Foard boys soccer team continued its momentum this season with 6-2 victory against West Henderson in the first round of the 3A playoffs on Wednesday.
The Tigers (16-5-3) scored early and often in the contest.
Below is a look at Wednesday's 2A and 3A boys soccer playoff scores involving Catawba County teams:
Newton-Conover 5, West Davidson 3
Trinity 1, Bunker Hill 0 (Bears finish season 7-10-3)
Owen 4, Bandys 0 (Trojans finish season 9-13)
Saturday's second round games
Newton-Conover (15-4-2) at Trinity (19-3)
Below is a look at the final middle school football scores involving Catawba County teams, as well as the final standings:
Arndt 28, Jacobs Fork 14
Grandview 20, Northview 6
Maiden 32, Mill Creek 12
River Bend 52, Newton-Conover 30
Jacobs Fork (4-3)
Betty Ruth Whiteside Dameron, 85, of Lincolnton died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at her home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Southside Baptist Church, 1726 Southside Road, Lincolnton, NC 28092.
Robert Andrew Branflick, 92, of Newton died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at Abernethy Laurels of Newton. Arrangements are incomplete.
Storyteller Cynthia Moore Brown of Summerfield shares creepy tales with Catawba County youngsters during Saturday eveningâ€™s Spooktacular in downtown Newton.
HICKORY â€” When undefeated Carson collided with unblemished St. Stephens on the volleyball court Tuesday, you knew something had to give.
The Lady Cougars (34-0) won a battle of volleyball titans against the Lady Indians in four sets to advance to Saturdayâ€™s 3A state championship game in Raleigh.
St. Stephens finishes its volleyball season with a 27-1 overall record.