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Red Devils commit four turnovers in 49-28 loss

October 17, 2014

The Newton-Conover football team caught the “turnover bug” in its biggest game of the season Friday night.

Red Devil quarterback Cameron Stanley threw four interceptions in a 49-28 loss to East Lincoln on Friday night.

Newton-Conover falls to 6-1-1 overall on the season and 3-1-0 in conference games.

Trojans top Blue Devils; Trent Lowman makes history

October 17, 2014

Bandys defeated Maiden on the football field Friday at Blue Devil Stadium and in the process, gave its head coach some history to go along with the rivalry victory.

Trent Lowman became the first Trojan in history to defeat the Blue Devils as both a player and a coach in Bandys’ 29-21 win against Maiden.

PREP FOOTBALL: Friday's gridiron scoreboard

October 17, 2014

Oct. 17 scores
Bandys 29, Maiden 21
East Lincoln 49, Newton-Conover 28
Fred T. Foard 41, Patton 12
Lincolnton 57, Bunker Hill 2
St. Stephens 49, Hickory 43 (OT)

State wide (from Associated Press)
Albemarle 45, North Moore 0
Alexander Central 21, Statesville 17
Apex 40, Cary 10
Ashe County 48, East Wilkes 14
Asheville 48, McDowell County 14

Beam returns to Mustang roots, leading Red Devils

October 16, 2014

Matt Beam returns to his alma mater Friday to lead his Newton-Conover Red Devils into their biggest game of the season against East Lincoln.

A 1995 graduate of East Lincoln High school, Beam has coached against the Mustangs several times, including during his tenures at North Lincoln and Burns.

JV FOOTBALL: Thursday's county scores

October 16, 2014

Below is a look at Thursday's junior varsity football scores involving Catawba County teams:

Oct. 16 scores
Bunker Hill 32, Lincolnton 26
Maiden 26, Bandys 20
Newton-Conover 14, East Lincoln 12
Patton 38, Fred T. Foard 34
St. Stephens 21, Hickory 20

PREP VOLLEYBALL: Playoff brackets released

October 16, 2014

Below is a look at the preliminary first-round prep volleyball playoff match ups involving all seven Catawba County teams:

2A brackets (on Saturday)
No. 17 Maiden (11-6) at No. 16 East Burke (17-5), 4 p.m.
No. 20 West Davidson (7-15) at No. 13 Newton-Conover (13-6), 11 a.m.
No. 24 Bandys (10-8) at No. 8 Bunker Hill (14-6), 2 p.m.

3A brackets (on Saturday)

Bunker Hill wins second-straight tournament title

October 15, 2014

A year to the day it won last year’s Southern District 7 Athletic 2A tournament title, the Bunker Hill volleyball team made lightning strike twice on Wednesday.

The Lady Bears came out of the gate strong in a 3-1 win against rival Newton-Conover in the tournament final held at West Caldwell High School.

Boyles wins fourth title, Bandys boys three-peat

October 15, 2014

Corbin Boyles finished his undefeated streak in conference championship meets on Wednesday.

The Maiden senior won his fourth-straight conference championship at Wednesday’s SD-7 Cross-Country title meet at Southside Park in Newton.

The Bandys boys cross-country team won its fourth-straight team title, led by fourth-place finisher Yates Goodson.

PREP NOTEBOOK: Wednesday's sports scores

October 15, 2014

Below is a look at Wednesday's prep sports scores involving Catawba County teams:

Boys soccer
East Lincoln 5, Maiden 3
Fred T. Foard 4, Freedom 2 (Tigers take over first place in NWC)
Newton-Conover 3, Bunker Hill 0 (Red Devils clinch SD-7 title)
St. Stephens 2, Watauga 0
West Caldwell 7, Bandys 2

Volleyball

SD-7 championship (at West Caldwell H.S.)

M.S. ROUND UP: Wednesday's football scores

October 15, 2014

Below is a look at Wednesday's middle school football scores involving Catawba County teams:

Oct. 15 scores
Newton-Conover 26, Arndt 20
Northview 28, Jacobs Fork 20
Maiden 12, River Bend 6
Mill Creek at Grandview, postponed to today

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